Archive for September 1st, 2019

‘The Bible stays’

| September 1, 2019 | 20 Comments
‘The Bible stays’

Vice President Pence weighs in on fight over Manchester VA POW/MIA display Mikey Weinstein’s latest endeavor to remove any and all Christian and Jewish religious symbology from the military has failed. The “Missing Soldier” setting at the Manchester NH VA Medical Center included a Bible donated by a WWII POW. This display raised the ire […]

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09/01/1939: Hitler Invades Poland Today

| September 1, 2019 | 43 Comments
09/01/1939: Hitler Invades Poland Today

Adolf Hitler salutes parading troops of the German Wehrmacht in Warsaw, Poland, on Oct. 5, 1939. Germany invaded Poland on Sept. 1, 1939, 80 years ago. (AP photo) From the article  Sunday (today) marks exactly 80 years since Nazi Germany invaded Poland, on Sept. 1, 1939, the attack that triggered a nearly six-year world conflict […]

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It’s Their Newest and Shiniest

| September 1, 2019 | 17 Comments
It’s Their Newest and Shiniest

A little gun bling for all you gunnutz this holiday weekend: Kalashnikov offers its newest bit of bling for you to drool over, the 50 calibre sniper rifle. https://www.militarytimes.com/off-duty/gearscout/irons/2019/08/30/this-is-kalashnikovs-newest-50-cal-sniper-rifle/ There’s a video, too, so pop some popcorn, get a beverage and get comfy.    

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Another Five Return

| September 1, 2019 | 5 Comments
Another Five Return

DPAA has identified and accounted for the following formerly-missing US personnel. From World War II FM2c Albert Renner, US Navy, assigned to the crew of the USS West Virginia, was lost at Pearl Harbor, HI, on 7 December 1941. He was accounted for on 26 August 2019. S2c Brady O. Prewitt, US Navy, assigned to […]

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Boomer’s Sunday

| September 1, 2019 | 14 Comments
Boomer’s Sunday

“Layin’ on my ass passing gas.” 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 ten twenty or so. Honorable Mention goes to my pal AW1 Scott, who also provided some entertainment. These are from the right, but I am […]

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Sunday Feel Good Stories

| September 1, 2019 | 6 Comments
Sunday Feel Good Stories

S&W MP9 Shield Nebraska woman with concealed-carry permit arrested on assault charge after shooting fleeing shoplifting suspect By Robert Gearty A Nebraska woman was arrested and charged with first-degree assault Friday after police say she shot a fleeing shoplifting suspect in the arm earlier this month. Investigators say Shelby Jones, 38, was shopping at a […]

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