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Politicians Are Now Involved

| September 28, 2020 | 29 Comments
Politicians Are Now Involved

The Marines are thinking, as reported earlier, of closing two bases currently used for recruit training. (Yes, as we all know quite well, Dave Hardin will tell you that Marines do engage in thinking, no matter how many headaches it gives them.) Anyway, now that politicians have found out about it, those in whose state […]

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Berkeley, California continues being struck by the Good Idea Fairy

| September 25, 2020 | 60 Comments
Berkeley, California continues being struck by the Good Idea Fairy

The KoB sent along the news that Berkeley has outlawed junk food in the register aisle. Berkeley is gearing up to become the first city in the nation to ban junk food from the checkout line in grocery stores. In a unanimous vote Tuesday night, the Berkeley City Council passed the “healthy checkout” ordinance. Come March 2021, when […]

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California’s Gavin Newsom Bans Gas-powered Vehicles, Effective 2035

| September 23, 2020 | 38 Comments
California’s Gavin Newsom Bans Gas-powered Vehicles, Effective 2035

I know we’ve got some poor souls stuck in the Democrat paradise of California, so I think this is relevant. Governor Gavin Newsom (D-CA) has issued another royal decree, correction, executive order. This one requires that all new cars and passenger trucks to be zero emissions by 2035. Medium trucks and heavy duty trucks will […]

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Air Force Stops Mandatory “White Supremacy” Training

| September 23, 2020 | 17 Comments
Air Force Stops Mandatory “White Supremacy” Training

“Off we go…” Surprising everybody, well, me anyway, the Air Force is taking the lead in snuffing out “Woke” diversity seminars, and other racial sensitivity trainings that address topics like white privilege and critical race theory. In a letter to federal agencies, the director of the Office of Management and Budget said President Trump recently […]

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Seattle hires ex-pimp to be ‘Street Czar’

| September 23, 2020 | 38 Comments
Seattle hires ex-pimp to be ‘Street Czar’

Seattle has had a lot of issues as of late. Most of them are being blamed by the protesters and politicians on the police. Cops are leaving the department because it’s not a friendly place to work, and earlier this year the city abandoned a precinct, giving it and a good chunk of the city, […]

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Regarding the Secret Ballot

| September 21, 2020 | 14 Comments
Regarding the Secret Ballot

Tomorrow is the First Day of Autumn 2020. Normally, we think about such mundane things as migrating flocks heading south and finding time to hunt the local deer.  And before long, it will be winter, and ice fishing will be starting up. This is in regard to the secret ballot:   https://www.ncsl.org/research/elections-and-campaigns/secrecy-of-the-ballot-and-ballot-selfies.aspx While personal choices in […]

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Navy releases report on USS Roosevelt COVID outbreak

| September 20, 2020 | 21 Comments
Navy releases report on USS Roosevelt COVID outbreak

Well the Navy has released their 1,897 page of CYA material regarding the outbreak of COVID on the Big Stick earlier this year. The event was highly publicized by the carrier’s captain, who was relieved of command for it. The KoB sends that Military.com has “Six big takeaways”; At least one leader regretted stopping in Vietnam. […]

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Report: Feds considered using ‘heat ray’ on DC protesters

| September 19, 2020 | 30 Comments
Report: Feds considered using ‘heat ray’ on DC protesters

I’m not sure why this requires a “whistleblower” nor why it surprises people. I’ve been around when plans are made for these events. Nothing is off the table. Lots of ideas are spit-balled and dismissed. Better to bring an idea up and have it shot down than to have never considered an available option. Thus […]

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