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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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, […]
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 […]
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?
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 […]
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 […]
The Barrycade brigade: The vet has no legs, but he does have a pair. Well done. Hat tip, BSWK, and more, Karen, Lonely Conservative.
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
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 […]
File under, I like Ike. It is only one theater in one town, but I do applaud the idea that traitors should be held accountable, at least in some small way: ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — A central Kentucky theater owner who trained pilots during the Vietnam War is refusing to show the nation’s top movie, […]
From a biologically confused Ryan Kearney, New Republic: He Is Not Bradley Manning. She Is Chelsea Manning. Deal With It. Bradley Manning, the Army private sentenced Wednesday to 35 years in prison for leaking government files to WikiLeaks, announced Thursday in a statement to NBC’s “Today” that he is, as of now, a she Private […]
Has the global war on terror returned? Color me skeptical. The Obama administration declares a global man made incident alert, from CBS News: The terror threat prompting the U.S. government to close nearly two dozen embassies and consulates Sunday is the most specific, credible threat information in years, CBS News senior correspondent John Miller reports. […]