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Trouble in Paradise

| May 19, 2022 | 31 Comments
Trouble in Paradise

Several of our usual suspects have sent in an article of a shameful situation onboard NAS Key West, FL. Some much needed housing renovations are in order there, all well and good. Higher at the base has lost sight of the reason for the improvements. Junior Sailors Scrambling for a Place to Live After the […]

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Captain motorboats subordinate during promotion ceremony, is allowed to retire

| May 19, 2022 | 90 Comments
Captain motorboats subordinate during promotion ceremony, is allowed to retire

How this happens in 2022 is just amazing. The article says this guy is a mustang officer who participated in the Invasion of Panama. So he’s been in the Army for 30 years or more. Has this been OK at any point in that time? From the officer in command of an outpost no less. […]

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No Good Deed…

| May 16, 2022 | 40 Comments
No Good Deed…

…goes unpunished as they say. Different times- the P-3 extended navigation training flights to NAS Brunswick, Maine, were called Lobster Runs for a very good reason. Andy11M sends. Air Force disciplines C-130 crew for ‘unplanned’ landing to pick up motorcycle in Martha’s Vineyard “This personal stop was an abuse of government assets.” BY DAVID ROZA […]

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Laptop Repairman to Sue

| May 5, 2022 | 11 Comments
Laptop Repairman to Sue

Hunter / Mac Repairman Isaac Lawsuits have been falling like autumn leaves of late. First, Nick Sandmann of Covington Catholic High School fame settled with CNN after suing for defamation, and now has other targets in mind, including HuffPo and NPR. Kyle Rittenhouse’s $400 million lawsuit against ABC’s The View passed grand jury review in […]

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More details on fired Marine general’s transgressions

| May 3, 2022 | 41 Comments
More details on fired Marine general’s transgressions

We talked about Marine Corps Major General Neary some time back when he was relieved of his command over use of the “N-word”. At the time, it was reported that the general had used it in the context of challenging some junior Marines who were listening to rap music that prominently featured the racial slur. […]

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String of Suicides on an Aircraft Carrier

| April 27, 2022 | 39 Comments
String of Suicides on an Aircraft Carrier

USS George Washington (CVN-73) As sailors assigned to the aircraft carrier George Washington coped with three suicides among their shipmates in the recent past weeks, the ship continued a lengthy and extended maintenance overhaul in the depths of Newport News, Virginia. Times without power or working heads for those living onboard are a common occurrence. […]

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USAF General convicted of sexual assault given stern talking to

| April 27, 2022 | 39 Comments
USAF General convicted of sexual assault given stern talking to

Last weekend, Major General William Cooley was convicted of sexual assault for kissing a woman. Not just any woman either. He was macking on his sister-in-law. Keeping it in the family. He was cleared on the charges of having groped her over the clothes. He was facing as much as seven years in prison on […]

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USAF general guilty of sex assault

| April 23, 2022 | 35 Comments
USAF general guilty of sex assault

We last talked about the general a while back as the case was making its way forward. The case was decided today in Cooley’s court martial by the presiding judge in a bench trial (i.e. not a jury trial). The general will be sentenced on Monday. From Air Force Times; A military judge convicted Maj. […]

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