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February 14th, 2018 - 3:42 am § in America, Donald Trump

Wesley Clark on Our National Defence

General Clark is a personal hero of mine, someone I feel should have become President.  He represents a rational set of views, independent of the Trumpist screaming that has afflicted both parties.  Please watch![...]

April 13th, 2017 - 1:56 pm § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs

BREAKING NEWS: Message to North Korea from The Donald

President Donald Trump called it “another successful job” later Thursday. Washington (CNN) Trump’s  military dropped America’s most powerful non-nuclear bomb, the “Bunker Buster,” on ISIS targets in Afghanistan. This is the weapon the US would use if it were to [...]

December 5th, 2016 - 11:32 am § in America

TRUMPS NAVY ….

 The Navy is ready and capable of boosting production of new ships if President-elect Donald Trump makes good his vow to expand the U.S. Navy to 350 ships, Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson told Reuters. This is all part of another Trump lie that the American military is underfunde[...]

September 26th, 2016 - 7:34 am § in Misc.

While the US Is Down to ONE Icebreaker ……..

Chinese Arctic expedition team returns home China’s seventh Arctic expedition using the Chinese icebreaker Xuelong returned to its research base in Shanghai on Monday after a 78-day mission.[...]

September 14th, 2016 - 8:20 am § in Misc.

US Navy sailor abruptly gives birth on aircraft carrier at sea

So this sailor had been complaining of stomach pain.  The she  give birth to baby girl aboard the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower, an aircraft carrier in the middle of flying combat missions over Iraq and Syria.  The mother claimed to be unaware of the pregnancy as well. According to Navy policy, a s[...]

February 23rd, 2015 - 1:01 am § in Misc.

THE Ave Challenge: How many aircraft carriers does Russia have?

The US Navy has ten nuclear powered  super carriers able to launch fleets of air power anyplace  the sea goes.  We also have a large number of smaller carriers.  All of these are combat ready.  How many operational carriers have today? A. 7 B. 3 C. 2 D. 1 E. 0  [...]

February 2nd, 2015 - 10:23 am § in Hypocrisy

JAPAN is aroused

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe reacted to the execution of two of his citizens by ISIS,  promising “to make the terrorists pay the price.”  This vow is unheard of in post WWII Japan , raising awareness here that the crisis could be a watershed for this long pacifist country. J[an has been dependent[...]

November 5th, 2014 - 8:45 am § in Religion, Religion

Flying With Jesus By Our Airmen’s Sides

A member of the US Airforce was told that he could not reenlist unless he added phrase “so help me God” to his contract.  The airman was “told by his superiors that he must swear to God or leave the Air Force,” according to a complaint filed by the American Humanist Assoc[...]

September 28th, 2014 - 2:07 pm § in America, Hypocrisy

The ‘Latte Salute’ Hypocrites

President Obama is catching flak for saluting his Marine guards with a coffee cup in his hand.  Okay, granted, it was a lousy visual by a president who should know better than to give the media and his political enemies a PR gaffe like this.  But let’s not pretend he’s the only preside[...]