davidl on January 12th, 2012

A video shows four purported Marine rendering due respect to purported dead Taliban fighters, from Useless Toady: WASHINGTON (AP) – Defense Secretary Leon Panetta on Thursday condemned as “utterly deplorable” a video that purports to depict four U.S. Marines urinating on the corpses of Taliban fighters. He said such behavior is “entirely inappropriate for members […]

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davidl on February 8th, 2010

The reprobate and former Marine, John Murtha,  has assumed room temperature, Associated Press: Murtha’s criticism of the Iraq war intensified in 2006, when he accused Marines of murdering Iraqi civilians “in cold blood” at Haditha, Iraq, after one Marine died and two were wounded by a roadside bomb. Say hello to Senator Oldsmobile.

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Eric Florack on March 2nd, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most INTENSE nightly read on the sphere… Bitsblog’s Nightly Ramble This is the Roadside Cafe edition. Death Wish 17: Is it just me, or does the name of Charles Bronson sound odd in this context? Great speech: If you missed Rush’s speech at CPAC  on Saturday, you’ll want to […]

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Eric Florack on February 25th, 2009

OK, I know that by now a lot of you either saw or read though this speech of Obama’s, and so it’s old news. But I’ve seen nobody rip through this thing point by point. I can understand why… with my work and family schedule it took me most of a day to get this […]

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Welcome, dear reader, to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere.. Bit’sBlog’s Nightly Ramble Hope your weekend was a good one. We’ve got lots of ground to cover, so let’s get to this. Barack Hussein Obama and George W Bush, along with their transition teams, met today. There is a lot of people […]

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Eric Florack on September 26th, 2008

Welcome, dear reader, to the most intense nightly read on the ‘sphere: Bitsblog’s Nightly Ramble. Lots going on. So, Ol’ Gaffe-O-Matic Biden and, one assumes, B. O. both think John McCain is wrong on security? Is that why they both voted against the Surge he called for? The one that won the war? Regarding McCain’s […]

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Eric Florack on August 16th, 2008

The doorbell rang at 3am. Mike Morel answered it and stood staring at 3 Marines . “You’re going to tell me my son is dead”, he said. “Yes, sir”, one of the Marines answered. “Was he in the front when he died”. “Yes, sir”, said the Marine. Said Mike Morel, “I always knew that’s where […]

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Eric Florack on August 5th, 2008

I note this morning an article in the American Thinker by Thomas Lifson, that points to a subject I’ve been thinking about rather a lot of late… All around Slimeball John Murtha: Rep. John Murtha’s disgrace in denouncing the Marines of the Haditha incident is not going to fade away gently into the night. William […]

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Eric Florack on June 5th, 2008

Here’s a headline you won’t see much of, today: CAMP PENDLETON, Calif.  —AP- A military jury acquitted a Marine intelligence officer Wednesday of charges that he tried to help cover up the killings of 24 Iraqis. Cheers erupted as the seven-officer panel cleared 1st Lt. Andrew Grayson, who was the first of three Marines to […]

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Eric Florack on March 30th, 2008

Michelle notes that the charges against Lance Cpl Stephen Tatum have been dropped. By the Marines… not by Democrat Jack Murtha, who accused the Marines of murdering people in cold blood. Where’s Jack Murtha now? Certainly, he is not where he belongs… in jail for his smears. At the very least, Murtha needs to be […]

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The Jawas say Toshiba‘s given up on HD-DVD, and Sony will win this one with their Blu-Ray.. I dunno, after they lost on Beta, I guess it makes sense. The difference being this time quality at the consumer end, and not production costs, were the motivator.(And yes, I still have a Beta machine in my […]

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Eric Florack on February 19th, 2008

Buried neatly in an article posted by the Toledo Blade, yesterday, is a fact that may play large in the Ohio primary: ONe of the people appointed by Camp Clinton to drum up grass roots support for her presidential bid is Toledo Mayor Carly Finkbeiner…  IN case you don’t recall, this is the one that […]

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davidl on February 14th, 2008

Hat tips: Zombietimes; Sister Toldjah.

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davidl on February 13th, 2008

Brevity is the soul of wit, Shakespeare. More and hat tip photo:  Michelle Malkin.

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Eric Florack on February 9th, 2008

Bluto notes: From San Francisco’s KNTV: BERKELEY, Calif. — As six Republican senators devised a plan to yank $2.3 million in federal funding for Berkeley programs, the mayor of the famously liberal city apologized Wednesday for his hard stance against a Marine recruiting center. Looks like talk isn’t always cheap, especially when the talk involves […]

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