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Retired Green Beret’s widow sues VA for harassment, slander over life insurance payouts

| September 24, 2020 | 37 Comments
Retired Green Beret’s widow sues VA for harassment, slander over life insurance payouts

Military Times has this unusual story. Retired Chief Warrant Officer 4 Christian McCoy died while on a contracting assignment in Afghanistan last year, leaving behind $1.2 million in private life insurance to his widow. According to a federal lawsuit filed Sept. 14 in Massachusetts, a Veterans Affairs nurse has been harassing McCoy’s widow, telling her step-children and members […]

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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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US Army Infantry basic training gets more cuddly

| September 22, 2020 | 86 Comments
US Army Infantry basic training gets more cuddly

Jeff LPH 3 sent me this news. The US Army Infantry School is getting rid of the decades old “shark attack” on soldiers’ first day at basic. The shark attack is when the trainees come off the bus, can do no right, and drill sergeants are everywhere. The soldiers are made to do simple, physical […]

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Trump campaign says “Support our troops” and uses images of Russian fighter

| September 15, 2020 | 21 Comments
Trump campaign says “Support our troops” and uses images of Russian fighter

  Well this won’t help with the Russian collusion narrative… Someone at the Trump campaign, specifically the “Make America Great Again Committee” used the above stock photo. It’s available on Shuttterstock under the title “Military silhouettes of soldiers and airforce against the backdrop of sunset sky.” Anyone familiar with military aviation will recognize that those […]

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Stupid criminals of the week

| September 12, 2020 | 10 Comments
Stupid criminals of the week

The Gun Bunny sends in our first contestant for the week. Georgia Senate candidate arrested, defends breaking into her home after eviction From the Atlanta Journal Constitution; A candidate for the Georgia Senate was arrested after reportedly breaking into her own home and moving back in after being evicted from it. The woman, however, claims […]

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Baylor University posts trigger warning signs at 9/11 memorial consisting of American flags

| September 11, 2020 | 38 Comments
Baylor University posts trigger warning signs at 9/11 memorial consisting of American flags

The Young Conservatives of Texas at Baylor University have carried on an annual tradition to remember the 2,911 Americans who died on 9/11/01. The memorial consists of an American flag for each person. In the past, this has been done without issue. Since this is 2020, and we now know that 9/11 was just when […]

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The tear down the statue crowd has moved up to World War II

| September 10, 2020 | 44 Comments
The tear down the statue crowd has moved up to World War II

The sculpture of the famous kiss photo from VJ Day has to be moved for some road construction. Apparently there’s an argument on whether to return it. #MeToo and all that. A great moment in American history of unbridled, spontaneous joy at the word that the world’s most devastating war was finally over should really […]

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Stupid criminals of the week

| September 5, 2020 | 12 Comments
Stupid criminals of the week

Man who called 911 after shooting wife had marijuana growing in his basement A Hall County [Georgia] man who called 911 to report the accidental shooting of his wife was arrested Wednesday and now faces felony assault and drug charges after responding deputies found a marijuana growing operation in his home. Steven Noel Turner, 43, […]

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