I don’t like Donald Trump, but I do like how he makes the right enemies. La Donald has lost both the traitor and deserter votes: Washington (CNN)A lawyer for Bowe Bergdahl, the returned American soldier whose military service in Afghanistan has come under criticism by Donald Trump, said Thursday that the real estate mogul’s remarks […]
I would not call this news, but if you live your life with your head stuck up the New York Times gray tower, then you might think so: CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Marines and sailors risked their lives for one another in Chattanooga last week, trying to distract the gunman who assaulted a naval center here, […]
The Snark of the Day, Roger Simon: So goodbye, Donald, it’s been fun. You did a good job bringing up immigration, Mexico and sanctuary cities, but you’d be a lousy commander-in-chief of the United States military. And if there’s anything clear right now, that is by far the most important qualification we should be looking […]
Up front, I do not like Donald Trump the person, or for that matter John McCain the politician, but on the other hand, I have found no actual quote of Trump saying John McCain was not a war hero. The controversy, from Boston Herald: GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump took shots at John McCain’s military […]
Had the Chattanooga gunman but been a white Christian, Obama would have already called for more gun control. Yet it is government gun control which is killing our heroes in uniform. Dear Mr. Obama, I have little hope that you’ll ever read this, but I have to get this off my chest. Since 1993, our […]
Four American heroes dead. One stupid policy Gun free safety zones yet again used to commit mass murder: Salute: Ace Marines volunteer to defend their nation. For God’s sake let them defend themselves. Addendum I, Doug Powers @ Michelle Malkin: The unsettling bottom line: To paraphrase Mark Levin, our soldiers aren’t trusted with guns at […]
Social Justice Warrior is just a euphemism for ignorant bigot. If you don’t like the battle flag of the Army of Northern Virginia, then it is your right not to display it, via David French, National Review: It is a fine thing that the Confederate flag will no longer fly above the South Carolina state […]
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 […]
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.
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.
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]