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Stolen valor returned

| September 27, 2020 | 17 Comments
Stolen valor returned

Thomas Faleskie, an 83 year old retired Marine Corps lieutenant colonel, had his home recently burgled. Among the items stolen were the medals he was awarded over a 25 year career, including two tours as a helicopter pilot in Vietnam. Local police made an arrest in the case, but were unable to return the medals. […]

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Tom Cruise is officially a space cadet

| September 24, 2020 | 21 Comments
Tom Cruise is officially a space cadet

Maverick himself is going into space next year on a SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule. He’s going with director Doug Liman (The Bourne Identity) to film the first major Hollywood movie in space. There’s one seat left to fill on the capsule. It’s my understanding that both AW1Ed and Mick have expressed a desire to go […]

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Fort Sill trainees who stopped a suicide attempt receive promotions in basic

| September 23, 2020 | 49 Comments
Fort Sill trainees who stopped a suicide attempt receive promotions in basic

I saw this article yesterday, but I’ve been too busy to post something up on it sooner. ninja, as always, also helped tip us off on it. Ignore for the moment that someone writing for the ARMY Times doesn’t know Army enlisted ranks. Two 22-year-old trainees at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, were promoted to private 2nd class after […]

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New York Speaks Out

| September 21, 2020 | 27 Comments
New York Speaks Out

For less than 24 hours, an all-caps, block-length message painted in yellow contained the rage of New York City Massive ‘F–k Cuomo and de Blasio’ mural painted on Brooklyn street By Frank Miles For nearly 24 hours this weekend, an all-caps, block-long message painted in yellow on a Brooklyn street contained the rage of New […]

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Air Force Korean War veteran gives away $8B fortune to die (relatively) poor

| September 16, 2020 | 25 Comments
Air Force Korean War veteran gives away $8B fortune to die (relatively) poor

After serving in the Air Force as a radio operator during the Korean War, Chuck Feeney attended Cornell University on the GI Bill. He then built an $8 billion fortune after starting the Duty-Free Shoppers business familiar to airport travellers the world over. A notoriously frugal man, he pledged 40 years ago to give away […]

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Air Force Combat Controller to receive Silver Star and Bronze Star w/ “V”

| August 14, 2020 | 8 Comments
Air Force Combat Controller to receive Silver Star and Bronze Star w/ “V”

MSgt John Grimesey, an Air Force Combat Controller, will receive the Silver Star and a Bronze Star Medal for valor for past deployments with US Army Green Beret units to Afghanistan. Combat Controllers serve with special operations units, usually behind enemy lines, and coordinate close air support (CAS). Grimesey was a Senior Airman in 2013 when he […]

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Want! Patton’s Command Car at Auction

| May 5, 2020 | 19 Comments
Want! Patton’s Command Car at Auction

Patton’s 4×4 Command Car It’ll be sold- no reserve- to the highest bidder. Probably end up in Jay Leno’s collection. The rich prick.*grin* WWII Command Car up for auction — previous owner: Gen. Patton By: J.D. Simkins Every so often the lightning-quick chant of an auctioneer dictates the sale of an item that, if it […]

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Boomer’s Sunday

| March 29, 2020 | 26 Comments
Boomer’s Sunday

It’s time once again, Delta Whiskies and Whiskettes, for Boomer’s Sunday, where I cull through his weekly offering of ‘toons, and pick the best. Honorable Mention goes to my pals Woke Infidel, AW1 Scott, our own Skippy, HMCS(FMF) ret, ninja, Poetrooper, Mason, Jeff LPH 3 63-66, thebesig, Keepin’ It Real, and Ex, who also have […]

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