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Biden might deploy NG to ease supply chain issues

| October 22, 2021 | 44 Comments
Biden might deploy NG to ease supply chain issues

With dozens of ships sitting waiting at ports, shipping containers being dumped in residential neighborhoods, and a missing in action Secretary of Transportation, Biden was asked at a CNN Town Hall if he would activate the National Guard to help. Naturally, the now perennial favorite solution of the Democrats for any imaginable contingency, he’s considering […]

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Hypersonic Missiles Operational By 2023

| October 18, 2021 | 24 Comments
Hypersonic Missiles Operational By 2023

And it’s not China. First Live Hypersonic Missile Rounds To Be Delivered to Army Unit Next Year The service remains on pace to field an offensive hypersonic unit by fiscal 2023, general says. By ANDREW EVERSDEN WASHINGTON, DC: The US Army will deliver its first operational rounds of its Long-Range Hypersonic Weapon to a unit […]

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Soldier charged in Capitol riot was already on FBI radar when he enlisted months ago

| October 16, 2021 | 9 Comments
Soldier charged in Capitol riot was already on FBI radar when he enlisted months ago

There’s a lot to unpack here. Once more the government’s left hand has no idea what its right hand is doing. This guy is under federal investigation, but sails right through an enlistment background check. That’s the first issue. Second, he was in the Guard from 2016-2020 and recently enlisted active duty with a gap […]

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Taliban says US will provide humanitarian aid to Afghanistan

| October 11, 2021 | 18 Comments
Taliban says US will provide humanitarian aid to Afghanistan

I remember a time when it was the US’s position that we don’t negotiate with terrorists. How quaint that seems now. AP wire reports; The U.S. has agreed to provide humanitarian aid to a desperately poor Afghanistan on the brink of an economic disaster, while refusing to give political recognition to the country’s new Taliban […]

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Da Veep Speaketh

| October 10, 2021 | 43 Comments
Da Veep Speaketh

I’m not sure where to go with this video clip, but it is educational, nonetheless. It’s Veep Harris explaining to kids about how they can actually see the craters on the moon with a telescope. Wow! Holy cow, Batman! The Aussie reporter is, I think, being very polite. If I were 10 years old, I […]

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Stupid people of the week

| October 9, 2021 | 18 Comments
Stupid people of the week

Missouri man selling catalytic converter online forgets to hide meth A Missouri man trying to sell a catalytic converter online has been arrested after a huge stash of meth and a syringe were spotted in the background of the photo he used for the advertisement. James Kertz, 38, was taken into custody in Reeds Spring […]

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More on the 82nd Airborne’s Taliban war trophy

| October 7, 2021 | 36 Comments
More on the 82nd Airborne’s Taliban war trophy

Jeff LPH 3 forwards to us this Task & Purpose report on MG Donahue’s war trophy we talked about earlier this week. According to the report, the 82nd Airborne’s spokesman says that nobody was ordered off an aircraft to load the truck. From the article; Col. Brett Lea, a spokesman for the 82nd Airborne Division, […]

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Fixing the federal debt problem. Just mint a $1 trillion coin!

| October 6, 2021 | 33 Comments
Fixing the federal debt problem. Just mint a $1 trillion coin!

Life is once again imitating art. There are those in D.C. right now who seriously think that the solution to our national debt issues is to just make more money. Well, we can’t print a trillion dollar bill like Truman did on The Simpsons (pictured), but apparently it would be legal to mint a trillion […]

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