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Air Force colonel pleads guilty to child pornography charges

| October 9, 2019 | 54 Comments
Air Force colonel pleads guilty to child pornography charges

In a 2007 photo, Maj. Mark W. Visconi receives the Col. James Jabara Award for Airmanship, given each year to the U.S. Air Force Academy graduate whose accomplishments demonstrate superior performance in fields directly involved with aerospace vehicles. Our ninjas have been busy of late. By ROSE L. THAYER | STARS AND STRIPES An Air […]

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Michael Bloomberg: O’Rourke’s Confiscation Talk Just Strengthens Opposition

| October 5, 2019 | 63 Comments
Michael Bloomberg: O’Rourke’s Confiscation Talk Just Strengthens Opposition

Former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg. No shit, Mikey. There are reportedly 16 million, yes million Beta, of AR-15s roaming out in the wilds of the United States. If New York State, New Jersey, and yes, even the PDRofMD are any indication of compliance with restrictive, unconstitutional laws, only a small fraction of owners will heed […]

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Cry Me a River

| October 1, 2019 | 59 Comments
Cry Me a River

Russell Bucklew’s unusual medical condition is grave enough to halt his execution, his lawyers say. (ACLU) Mr. Bucklew has earned a cell in Missouri’s Death Row, and has a well deserved reservation on the gurney for a lethal dose of pentobarbital. But wait, his lawyers say- because of his medical condition,cavernous hemangioma, the act of […]

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UPDATE “Atheists Demand Removal of Bible”

| September 25, 2019 | 34 Comments
UPDATE “Atheists Demand Removal of Bible”

The “Missing Man Table” at the center of a federal lawsuit in Manchester, New Hampshire. (Kristin Pressly/Manchester VA Medical Center) ChipNASA sends us an update on Mikey Weinstein’s law suit against the Veteran’s Administration, over a “Missing Man” display at a VA facility in New Hampshire. He claims the Bible displayed at the facility violates […]

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Trump’s “Nothingburger”

| September 25, 2019 | 138 Comments
Trump’s “Nothingburger”

This morning Trump’s Whitehouse released a transcript of his 25 July phone conversation with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. While assistance was asked for looking into in Biden and son’s business dealings, no mention of militarily aid was made. So no quid pro quo, as the Dems have accused, and have based their intention to conduct […]

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Feds nab fugitive in $1B Ponzi scheme targeting military vets

| September 25, 2019 | 14 Comments
Feds nab fugitive in $1B Ponzi scheme targeting military vets

ChipNASA sends us a link on an individual criminal targeting mostly military Vets with fast money, but with usurious interest payments to float his Ponzi scheme. The Vets were attractive victims because of their steady retirement and/or disability incomes. Old school practices of tar and feathering and riding out of town on a rail seem […]

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Sheila Jackson Lee Confuses AR-15 for 10 Moving Boxes and a Heavy Machine Gun

| September 23, 2019 | 86 Comments
Sheila Jackson Lee Confuses AR-15 for 10 Moving Boxes and a Heavy Machine Gun

Poetrooper sends us this gem, which while pretty hilarious on its face, is actually quite scary that people so ignorant of firearms are passing legislation on them. We all remember Tucker asking Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY) about what a barrel shroud was, as it was on a list of banned items, and her answer of […]

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Greek Police Arrest Wrong Man in 1985 Hijacking of TWA Flight 847

| September 22, 2019 | 14 Comments
Greek Police Arrest Wrong Man in 1985 Hijacking of TWA Flight 847

In this June 19, 1985 photo, a hijacker points a weapon toward an ABC news media crew from the window of the cockpit of the Trans World Airlines jet at Beirut International Airport. (Herve Merliac/AP) Steelworker 2nd Class Robert D. Stethem (Navy) I well remember this atrocity, and the fury when Germany released him to […]

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