davidl on April 19th, 2015

While am not a lawyer, I do believe that Michelle Manhart, ex of United States Air Force and former Playboy model, was legally wrong to take a United States flag that was not her property, video: Having said that Manhart was legally wrong, I do like the cause for which Manhart choose to follow her […]

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davidl on March 26th, 2015

A Bowe Bergdahl, and Barack Obama, take from north of the border, video: All very sad. Addendum: south of the border commentary, video: Still sad.

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davidl on March 25th, 2015

Good news, bad news.   The good, the Army has apparently decided to charge Bowe Bergdahl with desertion.   The bad news, Bergdahl will not face the firing squad. Hat tip:  Moe Lane, Red State.  

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davidl on February 12th, 2015

1950, Harry’s (President Harry S. Truman) Marines, from Wall Street Journal On Dec. 6, 1950, [1st Marine Division CO Colonel Lewis “Chesty” Puller] was ordered to break out of Chosin Reservoir and open an escape route to Hungnam port. The 80,000-strong PLA was no longer the only enemy confronting the Marines. By now the temperature […]

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davidl on June 6th, 2014

Point, the New York Slimes, via Ace: The Rush to Demonize Sgt. Bergdahl Four months ago, Senator John McCain said he would support the exchange of five hard-core Taliban leaders for the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. “I would support,” he told CNN. “Obviously I’d have to know the details, but I would support ways […]

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davidl on June 6th, 2014

SUPREME HEADQUARTERS ALLIED EXPEDITIONARY FORCE Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen of the Allied Expeditionary Force! You are about to embark upon the Great Crusade, toward which we have striven these many months. The eyes of the world are upon you. The hopes and prayers of liberty-loving people everywhere march with you. In company with our brave […]

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davidl on June 3rd, 2014

Susan Rice was the babe the regime used to push the lie that the Benghazi attack was somehow provoked by an obscure internet video.   Now Rice is pushing the lie that Bowe Bergdahl was captured on the battlefield.    Bergdahl captured in 2009.  The Pentagon concluded by 2010, that Bergdahl simply walked away from his unit, […]

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davidl on June 2nd, 2014

I withdraw my earlier suggestion that Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl deserves a prison cell in Fort Leavenworth.   Rather he deserves a holding cell, and the to be lined up against a wall. When the regime wants to trot out a lie, they trot out Susan Rice, from Weekly Standard: President Obama’s national security adviser, Susan Rice, […]

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davidl on June 1st, 2014

Should newly freed Army SSgt Bowe Bergdahl, get ticker tape parade or just a ticket to Fort Leavenworth, Kansas? From Bergdahl as attribued by New York Post: “I am ashamed to be an American. And the title of US soldier is just the lie of fools,” he concluded. “I am sorry for everything. The horror […]

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davidl on December 2nd, 2013

The Snark of the Day, from R.S. McCain: So there you have the New York Times worldview in a nutshell: The SEIU and the AFL-CIO, good. American troops, bad. I don’t expect any McFood brigade ever would be deployed. Do you?

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davidl on November 30th, 2013

For Thanksgiving some few cook a turkey.   Many more dine on bird.   But this year Dana Milbank wrote a turkey, Washington Post: At this time of Thanksgiving, I’m grateful for the U.S. military — not just for the usual reason that it protects us from our foes but also because it has the potential to […]

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Eric Florack on November 11th, 2013

The honoring of our vets has always held special meaning for me; it’s a lesson my parents instilled very well, indeed. It was brought home to me, as I was recently looking at pictures from a trip we made through the Gettysburg PA area some years ago. It’s a particularly meaningful thing, when you’re standing […]

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davidl on October 13th, 2013

The Barrycade brigade: The vet has no legs, but he does have a pair. Well done. Hat tip, BSWK, and more, Karen, Lonely Conservative.

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davidl on October 5th, 2013

Some of what John Ondrasik saw when he went to Washington City: A  tribute by President the Buck Stops Here: re: A diss by President Buck Passer: John Ondrasik’s full photo essay

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davidl on October 1st, 2013

The charge of the geriatric brigade, from Leo Shane III, Stars and Stripes WASHINGTON — Wheelchair-bound elderly veterans pushed aside barricades to tour the World War II Memorial Tuesday morning, in defiance of the government shutdown which closed all of the memorials in the nation’s capital. The four bus loads of veterans — visiting from […]

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