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Whale Tail Saves Train

| November 3, 2020 | 15 Comments
Whale Tail Saves Train

This would look strange if it wasn’t 2020. The driver of a metro train escaped injury when the train’s front car rammed through the barrier at the end of an elevated section of rails, and was caught by a sculpture of a whale’s tail near Rotterdam. Skippy sends. Whale sculpture catches crashed Dutch metro train […]

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Special Boat Service Raids Tanker

| October 27, 2020 | 10 Comments
Special Boat Service Raids Tanker

The Brit’s Special Boat Service (SBS) is described as the Royal Navy’s “answer to the SAS”. The Navy’s branch of the special forces is also highly skilled, and mainly recruits from the Royal Marine Commandos – a part of the military already considered to be an elite force. They’ve been busy of late. Poetrooper sends. […]

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Trump Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize, Part 2

| September 13, 2020 | 27 Comments
Trump Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize, Part 2

Some of our usual suspects chimed in on my recent post about Trump’s Nobel Peace Prize nomination. https://valorguardians.com/blog/?p=104835 While I agree he has a snowball’s chance of actually receiving the prize, the fact that many on the left were apoplectic over the nomination was disregarded as a right wing fantasy. More than one member here […]

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Trump Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

| September 9, 2020 | 65 Comments
Trump Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

…by Norwegian official, citing Israel-UAE peace deal Nomination was submitted by Christian Tybring-Gjedde, a member of the Norwegian Parliament By Jon Decker EXCLUSIVE: Just weeks after helping to broker peace between Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), President Trump has been nominated for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize. The nomination submitted by Christian Tybring-Gjedde, […]

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Russian Sub Toys With US Navy

| August 31, 2020 | 26 Comments
Russian Sub Toys With US Navy

Thanks to Skippy, we have even more news about how bold the Russians are getting to be these days. An unnamed Russian sub surfaced in Alaskan waters. (It is not the sub pictured below, sorry.) The Russian nuclear-powered cruise missile submarine K-266 Orel. (Alexei Druzhinin/Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)   From the article: ANCHORAGE, […]

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Pompeo Inks Deal With Poland…

| August 16, 2020 | 17 Comments
Pompeo Inks Deal With Poland…

Poland and the U.S. signed an agreement on deeper defense cooperation on Saturday. The Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement, signed in Poland by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Polish Defense Minister Mariusz B?aszczak, sets out the legal framework for the additional presence of U.S. troops in Poland. Poetrooper sends. …Moves Troops From Germany Secretary of […]

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Massive explosion shakes Lebanon’s capital

| August 4, 2020 | 56 Comments
Massive explosion shakes Lebanon’s capital

Two large explosions rocked the Lebanese capital of Beirut Tuesday evening local time, shattering windows in surrounding neighborhoods, destroying nearby buildings and wounding thousands of people. At least 50 people have been killed and more than 3,000 injured, Lebanese Health Minister Hassan Hamad told local media. Residents have posted graphic photos and videos to social […]

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Valor For Sale

| May 28, 2020 | 29 Comments
Valor For Sale

The auction house Hermann Historica in Munich, Germany is selling a U.S. Medal of Honor on Thursday that was awarded to Pvt. Thomas Kelly for actions during the Spanish-American War. The auction house expects to take in about $5,000 on the sale.  In the United States, selling decorations awarded by Congress is illegal, with stiff […]

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