April 2010

Muslim Group Threatens South Park Creators

April 22, 2010

“Is another cartoonist row in store? Revolution Muslim, a New-York based Islamic group, issued a stern warning to the creators of the Comedy Central cartoon South Park following an episode that portrayed the Prophet Muhammad in a bear costume, while showing traditional images of other religious leaders. The group likened Trey Parker and Matt Stone, […]

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Iran Conducts Military Exercises

April 22, 2010

“Ayatollah Khamenei said Wednesday that countries that had nuclear ability were themselves “brazenly lying” about their commitment to nonproliferation. He argued that nuclear-armed states sought to keep non-nuclear states from developing such weapons because they did not want competition. “We have repeatedly said that we do not intend to use weapons of mass destruction, but […]

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What A Shame And What A Shame That No American Has Seen This

April 21, 2010

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Sukhoi 47 Berkut

April 21, 2010

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Book Review “The True Story Of The Campaigns Of War And Peace” by Dominic Lieven

April 21, 2010

“Brave descendents of courageous Slavs! You always smashed the teeth of the lions and tigers who sought to attack you. Let everyone unite: with the Cross in your hearts and weapons in your hands no human force will defeat you.” With these words, Tsar Alexander I appealed to the Russian people to join the fight […]

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The Smallest Air Force In The World Audio Podcast

April 20, 2010

Click Here For Audio Podcast Download Of The Smallest Air Force In The World, The Twin Zlins Related Posts:Stay Tunes For Similar Posts

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Balisong “The Swirl”

April 20, 2010

e] cool Related Posts:Balisong Knife

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Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Blasts US Nuke Policy

April 20, 2010

“At Tehran’s nuclear conference—put on at the same time to rival Obama’s—Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad blasted the U.S. for having hypocritical and dangerous policies that could spur nuclear proliferation. In comments that were broadcast over Iran’s state-owned Press TV Saturday, Ahmadinejad criticized the U.N. Security Council and the International Atomic Energy Agency (which is responsible […]

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US Plans To Leave Haiti

April 20, 2010

“There are currently 2,200 US troops in the country, down from a peak of 22,000 in February when large numbers were despatched to help the aid effort. Some 500 National Guard troops and reservists will remain in Haiti to help aid workers, a US commander said. January’s quake killed up to 230,000 people and left […]

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Swedish Artillery, Zone Bursts

April 19, 2010

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The Fall Of Masada Audio Podcast

April 19, 2010

Click Here For The CMIG Masada Podcast Related Posts:Masada.

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When The Tiny Nation Of Finland Defeated The Soviet Union (Audio Podcast)

April 18, 2010

click here for audio USSR/Finnish War Related Posts:When Finland Defeated The USSR.The Astonishing Number Of Russian Casualties In WWII.Germany In Denmark Was All Business.The German War, A Nation Under Arms, 1939 – 1945. Nicholas StargardtThe Lookout Air Raid. The Only Time In World War II When We Were Actually Bombed.

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CMIG’s First Audio Blog Entry

April 18, 2010

Click here for Podcast Stalingrad I know it’s a little tinny but let me know if you like this sort of thing. Related Posts:StalingradBloody Sebastopol.The Fritz X. The Germans Invented The JDAM Decades Before We Did.Why The Germans Lost Stalingrad.Amazing WWII Soviet War Paintings

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What If Earth Had Rings Like Saturn?

April 18, 2010

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Siege Weapons

April 18, 2010

The rolling siege tower was the big offensive weapon throughout the age of the castle. Helepolis means “Taker of Cities” and was rolled up to the alls of a fortress. It was 50 feet square at the base and over 100 feet tall. Inside the moving staircase archers, peltasts could fire into the defenders or […]

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Tea Partiers Threaten Immigrants

April 18, 2010

” “LOS ANGELES — A white supremacist group rallied against illegal immigration in downtown Los Angeles Saturday as hundreds of counter-protesters gathered to shout them down in a tense standoff that included several arrests, thrown rocks and police in riot gear. Police officers stood between the white supremacists and counter-demonstrators on the south lawn of […]

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American Mercenaries.

April 17, 2010

This has been a good Friday. First of all Goldman Sachs is being sued for fraud but this being a military culture technology and history blog, we will go to the second piece of news. And that is that finally the Justice Department is bringing charges that they committed firearms violations and are involved in […]

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Christian Terrorists Update

April 17, 2010

“DETROIT — The leader of a Christian militia planned an elaborate, two-part training session for this month and told members it was OK to kill “anyone who might stumble upon the operation,” federal prosecutors wrote in a court filing Friday. Details about the Hutaree’s planned training session – to be held during the second and […]

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Convair XC-99 Heavy Lift Prototype 1949

April 16, 2010

“The Convair XC-99, 43-52436, was a prototype heavy cargo aircraft built by Convair for the United States Air Force. It was the largest piston-engined land-based transport aircraft ever built, and was developed from the B-36 bomber, sharing the wings and some other structures with it. The first flight was on 23 November 1947 in San […]

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Yes, When You Torture, It Is Devastating

April 16, 2010

“Contradicting his cover story that tapes depicting brutal interrogations of terror suspects were destroyed without his knowledge, new documents show former CIA director Porter Goss personally approved—and even joked about—eliminating the evidence in 2005. Obtained by the ACLU, one document said that Goss “agreed” to the decision and an internal e-mail said that he “laughed […]

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