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Father’s Day Open Thread

Father’s Day Open Thread

| June 20, 2021 | 18 Comments

Happy Father’s Day! Today is also the summer solstice, the beginning of astronautical summer. Dennis Prager explains the importance of fathers in the family and in society:

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Another Nine Are Accounted For

Another Nine Are Accounted For

| June 20, 2021 | 8 Comments

Per DPAA’s “Recently Accounted For” webpage, the following formerly-missing US personnel were recently publicly announced as having been accounted for. From World War II CWT Claude White, US Navy, assigned to the crew of the USS Oklahoma, was lost at Pearl Harbor, HI, on 7 December 1941. His accounting was announced on 15 June 2021. […]

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Boomer’s Sunday

Boomer’s Sunday

| June 20, 2021 | 8 Comments

It’s time once again, Delta Whiskies and Whiskettes, for Boomer’s Sunday, where I cull through his weekly offering of ‘toons, and pick the best. Honorable Mention goes to my pals Chuck, Gerhart, Woke Infidel, AW1 Scott, AW1 Rod, and our own OAM, ARC-TI, President Elect Toxic Deplorable Racist SAH B Woodman, Cameron, Skippy, HMCS(FMF) ret, […]

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Sunday FGS

Sunday FGS

| June 20, 2021 | 6 Comments

Springfield Optical Sight Pistol Driver arms himself, stops carjacking on St. Charles Ave. The driver then grabbed his own gun and forced Quinn Massey out of the car. Massey was later arrested. NEW ORLEANS — Authorities say an attempted carjacking was thwarted after a driver armed himself with a gun and reportedly forced the carjacker […]

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VA to offer gender surgery to transgender vets

VA to offer gender surgery to transgender vets

| June 19, 2021 | 38 Comments

Veterans Affairs officials for the first time will offer surgeries for transgender veterans seeking to alter their physical attributes. “[This is ] allowing transgender vets to go through the full gender confirmation process with VA by their side,” Secretary Denis McDonough said in prepared remarks for an event at the Orlando VA Healthcare System in […]

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Dumbassery At Work

Dumbassery At Work

| June 19, 2021 | 18 Comments

I did wonder just how long it might take for current Chicago “mayor” Lightfoot’s incompetence to manifest itself. And here it is, embedded in the article at the link. The rage machine is definitely at work there. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9693565/Chicago-Mayor-Lori-Lightfoot-slammed-deranged-nasty-e-mail-staffer.html Her assistant, Taylor Lewis, seems to have literally walked off the job. There’s no “I quit” message […]

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Saturday FGS

Saturday FGS

| June 19, 2021 | 3 Comments

American Long Rifle Big Island police: Suspect fatally shot when he attacked officers with machete HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Big Island police fatally shot a man in Hilo on Friday after he attacked them with a machete, injuring one of the responding officers, authorities said. The officer was taken to Hilo Medical Center in stable condition […]

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“Serious Errors” in FBI Reports of Shooting Incidents

“Serious Errors” in FBI Reports of Shooting Incidents

| June 18, 2021 | 13 Comments

The FBI defines an active shooter as one or more individuals actively engaged in killing or attempting to kill people in a populated area. For example, the FBI has designated 28 shootings in 2019 as active shooter incidents. Dr. John Lott Jr is a name well known on both sides of the gun control issue. […]

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