Eric Florack on March 3rd, 2011

Mt Vernon, NY–  I’m offloading as this is written.  So near to NY City, you have to run through the Bronx to get here. I had to come in at 3am so as to eliminate most of the traffic worries. Oh, I can handle traffic. It’s being LOST and handling traffic that concerns me. To […]

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There’s a hustle and bustle, rattle and hum over by the meat section in the commissary. JonesToTheGrindstone.com Shoppers are milling through all of those shiny, plastic sheeting-wrapped packages of meat. Raw and exposed for inspection. Carefully perused and selected with precision. These packages are hand selected and there is a sense of ownership once they […]

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on March 12th, 2010

Jones To The Grindstone.com Once the husband hits a high rank and supervisory status, the wife is expected to take on a new identity. The perfect military wife will make it look effortless and not complain in public. * * * Wearing the husband’s rank gets her panties in a wad… It was once described […]

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davidl on July 14th, 2009

First the New York Slimes beathless headline, article by Mark Mazzetti and Scott Shane: C.I.A. Had Plan to Assassinate Qaeda Leaders The text of the article: WASHINGTON — Since 2001, the Central Intelligence Agency has developed plans to dispatch small teams overseas to kill senior Qaeda terrorists, according to current and former government officials Evidently, […]

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