Will Muslim countries want gay American soldiers/sailors on their soil?
In the rush to bring sexual preference equality to our military it seems to have been overlooked that many countries in the world do not share our government’s liberal views on the subject, particularly the Muslim ones in the Middle East where we have a number of key bases to protect out vital interests. Some religious hardliners in the region are of the opinion that | Read More »
Middle Class, prepare to bend over
While the media has been focused on the daily barrage of Obama news items the greatest threat in history to the well being of those in the middle class is warming up in the bullpen. On Friday, April 17 the EPA announced “that carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions pose a danger to the public’s health and welfare” and are now identified as pollutants | Read More »
2nd Battle of Midway apparently lost
The US Fish and Wildlife Service has succeeded where the Japanese failed, or in the words of former sailor Bob Smith, who served on Midway in 1961-1962, “FWS is destroying Midway, trying to ‘restore’ it to it’s pre-human condition” (a bird habitat). Midway last operated as a Naval Air Facility (NAF) until Septmeber 30, 1993, when it was closed. When the Navy officially left on | Read More »
International solution to piracy a frightening thought
We seem to heading back to the days of yesteryear when it comes to International crises. There is now much clamor for an “International” solution to piracy. The only solution to the piracy problem is military action. There are no UN sanctions that can be imposed against the pirates, and UN resolutions condemning their actions are totally meaningless. This bring us to the scary proposition | Read More »