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Facebook to Change Name

| October 20, 2021 | 39 Comments
Facebook to Change Name

Well, to all of you that complain about Facebook you only have about a week until it changes its name.  The announcement of a new name will be made next week. Facebook is planning to change its name, report says Facebook is planning to rebrand itself with a new name focused on the metaverse, the […]

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Sergeant Major Denzel Washington

| October 13, 2021 | 88 Comments
Sergeant Major Denzel Washington

No, this is not for a film role.  The US Army has given actor Denzel Washington the rank of honorary sergeant major. Denzel Washington is the US Army’s newest (honorary) sergeant major Actor, director and Hollywood icon Denzel Washington is the “Honorary Sergeant Major of the Army” for 2021. “We all are free because of […]

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Three More Are Known

| October 10, 2021 | 7 Comments
Three More Are Known

DPAA’s “Recently Accounted For” webpage announced recently that the following formerly-missing US personnel have been accounted for. From World War II S1c Billy Turner, US Navy, assigned to the crew of the USS Oklahoma, was lost at Pearl Harbor, HI, on 7 December 1941. His accounting was announced on 8 October 2021. (See note below.) […]

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I Love You… Send Me Money

| October 8, 2021 | 44 Comments
I Love You… Send Me Money

This is an age-old story but has a few interesting lessons in it.  There is an Army Ranger Airborne Captain – which is most likely legitimate – by the name of Terry Hestilow.  The link on his name is his real Facebook account. For some reason, perhaps his looks or age or both, he has […]

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Boomer’s Sunday

| October 3, 2021 | 21 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 AW1 Scott, AW1 Rod, and our own OAM, rgr1480, President Elect Toxic Deplorable Racist SAH B Woodman, Cameron, Skippy, HMCS(FMF) ret, Poetrooper, Mason, Jeff LPH […]

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Dog the Bounty Hunter, K-9s, Navy SEALs and Marines All Join Effort to Find Brian Laundrie

| October 2, 2021 | 49 Comments
Dog the Bounty Hunter, K-9s, Navy SEALs and Marines All Join Effort to Find Brian Laundrie

Newsweek reports that Dog the Bounty Hunter – who’s real name in Duane Chapman – has announced that Navy SEALs and Marines have joined the search for Brian Laundrie.   Brian is being sought by Law Enforcement but has currently gone missing. Dog the Bounty Hunter Says Former Navy SEALs Helping Brian Laundrie Search By Emma […]

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Lakeland FL Shooter is a Marine Vet

| September 5, 2021 | 25 Comments
Lakeland FL Shooter is a Marine Vet

Several newspaper and broadcast media accounts have confirmed that the Lakeland Florida shooter is a Marine veteran named Bryan James Riley, 33 y/o, who lives in Brandon, Florida.  He is originally from Ohio. His girlfriend said he was deployed to both Iraq in 2008 and Afghanistan in 2009 and 2010. Military service in the Marine […]

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Calgary Man Charged with Posing as a Soldier

| September 4, 2021 | 12 Comments
Calgary Man Charged with Posing as a Soldier

The CalgaryNews posted a story about a man being charged with offering survival training posed as a former military man.  Our friends with The Stolen Valor Canada group were quoted in the article. Calgary man charged with gun offenses posing as a soldier CALGARY – A Calgary man accused of posing as a former military […]

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