March 2010

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“Cowart and fellow skinhead Paul Schlesselman told police that they planned to kill 88 people, beheading 14 of them, and then die in a blaze of glory as they drove towards Mr Obama dressed in white tuxedos and firing out the windows.” Source: UK, Telegraph Related Posts:The Year In Review. Some Topics Poorly Covered By […]

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We Have All Been Here Before

March 31, 2010

“On Monday, suicide bombers struck the Moscow subway killing 38 people and wounding scores of others. The bombers, both women, were purportedly acting on behalf of Islamic breakaway sects in the North Caucasus, including Chechnya. I find it strikingly odd that relatively few in the press have recalled that a pair of Chechen women are […]

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Little Guy + Arm Bar = Win

March 30, 2010

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Female Suicide Bombers

March 30, 2010

“The coverage of Monday morning’s subway attacks in Moscow has been awash with devastating images of body bags and bloodied commuters. But even given these gruesome visuals, there is one particular detail about the attacks that stands out: The suspected attackers were women. In some cases, headlines have led with that fact over the actual death toll, […]

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You Say You Want A Revolution

March 29, 2010

We have all been here before. I wrote about this recently and will write a bit more about it. This country has seen right wing anti government violence before. Today we hear news that an extreme Christian terrorist group formed an armed militia, and planned to kill police, plant bombs to kill mourners, and begin […]

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General Discussions About Military And Policy Topics.

March 27, 2010

Kim Jong Un, Kim Jong Ils Son. In my opinion, this guy will never be the new leader. It is a fight between those seeing the benefits of more capitalism and those who want absolute cult like authority like his father. My guess also is that the ratcheting up of aggressive activity over the western […]

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Weird Back To The Cold War Cat And Mouse Games Begin Again

March 26, 2010

“It’s a scene classically reminiscent of Cold War days or a Tom Clancy novel from the same: two weeks ago, Royal Air Force Tornados shadowed a pair of Russian Tu-160 Blackjack heavy bombers as they penetrated British airspace and nonchalantly cruised over the Scottish isles. RAF officials released photos of the intercept today. Apparently, the […]

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Mysterious Blast Sinks South Korean Warship In North Korean Disputed Waters

March 26, 2010

“SEOUL, South Korea — Word that a South Korean naval ship sank in the tense waters around the disputed maritime border with communist North Korea set off panic: The president convened an emergency meeting and the military dispatched a fleet of ships. Five hours later, 58 sailors had been pulled to safety but some 40 […]

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The Planes Of Edward Henry Heinemann, (14 March 1908 – 26 November 1991)

March 25, 2010

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Gay Service Policy Changes Under Way

March 25, 2010

“Defense Secretary Robert Gates will insist on high-level scrutiny of dismissals under the military’s ban on openly gay service. Gates was expected to announce on Thursday that that firings of enlisted personnel who violate the ban must be approved at the one-star level. New guidelines outlined by Gates also will encourage that testimony provided by […]

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Nazi Waffen SS Guard Convicted

March 23, 2010

“AACHEN, Germany — A German court on Tuesday convicted an 88-year-old of murdering three Dutch civilians as part of a Nazi hit squad during World War II, capping six decades of efforts to bring the former Waffen SS man to justice. Heinrich Boere, number six on the Simon Wiesenthal Center’s list of most-wanted Nazis, was […]

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This Involved And Strange Ritual Is Repeated Every Single Day At The Only Pakistan-India Bordering Crossing

March 23, 2010

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F-35 Lightning II STOVL Demonstration. Cool.

March 23, 2010

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What Happened During The Surrender At Appomattox?

March 22, 2010

“With his army surrounded, his men weak and exhausted, Robert E. Lee realized there was little choice but to consider the surrender of his Army to General Grant. After a series of notes between the two leaders, they agreed to meet on April 9, 1865, at the house of Wilmer McLean in the village of […]

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Virgin Space Ship Enterprise’s Virgin Flight.

March 22, 2010

Somewhere in the Mojave Desert, A billionaire is going to give us another way to reach orbit. Source: Boingboing Related Posts:Virgin Galactic Unveils Spaceship Two

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U2 Has More Lives Than A Cat

March 22, 2010

“The U-2 spy plane, the high-flying aircraft that was often at the heart of cold war suspense, is enjoying an encore. Four years ago, the Pentagon was ready to start retiring the plane, which took its first test flight in 1955. But Congress blocked that, saying the plane was still useful. And so it is. […]

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82nd Airborne Vs Roadside Bombers

March 21, 2010

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Iran Aids Afghanis In IEDS

March 21, 2010

TALIBAN commanders have revealed that hundreds of insurgents have been trained in Iran to kill Nato forces in Afghanistan. The commanders said they had learnt to mount complex ambushes and lay improvised explosive devices (IEDs), which have been responsible for most of the deaths of British troops in Helmand province. The accounts of two commanders, […]

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It’s Good To Be King, It’s Even Better To Have A Castle

March 20, 2010

The Spanish Reconquista was a trend that took 400 years to play out, and everything we know about people could have predicted the outcome. After having swarmed the North African coast-line and the Mideast, the Muslim expansion that began in the tenth century AD created a backlash, one that brought huge Spanish cavalry and knight […]

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