D Day June 6, 1944 – 65 Years In Remembrance
It was called Operation Overlord. 160, 000 allied soldiers landed on the beaches of Normandy, France in those first hours of the invasion with nearly 10, 000 casualties of that 6,603 were American with 1,465 American fatalities. Before Overlord was complete three million allied troops would come ashore to defeat Nazi Germany and liberate Europe from the terror hold of Adolph Hitler. More than 5,000 | Read More »
Obama’s Confederate Memorial the Right Move to Make
President Obama sent a wreath to the Confederate memorial at Arlington cemetery during the memorial services to recognize the sacrifices and service of the members of our armed forces this week. It has been a tradition since Woodrow Wilson offered a wreath to memorialize Confederate dead at Arlington and a tradition that many on the American far left wanted to see ended. They have been | Read More »
Memorial Day – Around the Internets
We’ll start with a soundtrack from Trace Adkins. Pray with me. God bless the ones who served and gave their all. God bless the ones who serve our country still. God guard them and protect them else they fall, And bring them safely home if it’s His will. So we pray… Amen
Just another openly Gay Marine Captain Battalion Commander, err, actually just another escaped mental patient who has never served in any branch of the military
Thanks to This Ain’t Hell for chasing this nutcase down. Remember Iraq Veterans Against the War, the anti-war political theater group that once starred Jesse MacBeth, the fraudulent Army Ranger and supposed Iraq War veteran who told lurid stories of the 200 senseless murders he committed as an Army Ranger in Iraq, or would have committed if he actually were an Army Ranger instead of | Read More »
Dumb Power or Chicago style politics – Obama now claims that releasing detainee photos would “inflame anti-American opinion”
Dumb Power or Chicago style politics – Obama now claims that releasing detainee photos would “inflame anti-American opinion” So the White House just figured out that their planned release of more photos would “inflame anti-American opinion” and would “impact the safety of our troops.” Thank you captain obvious. Comments and story via HotAir here. He’s not saying that’s the only consideration; how could he, knowing | Read More »
U.S. troops shouldn’t have to battle to exercise their right to vote
From the diaries by Erick Every day, members of America’s military leave family and home to stand on the front lines to defend our freedom. To their surprise, these heroes must fight another battle: attempting to vote. Each passing election highlights the difficulties for military personnel to cast ballots. Numerous obstacles prevent them from registering to vote, casting absentee ballots or voting at anywhere near | Read More »
Obama cuts military recruiting budget while buying $100 per pound steak for White House dinners. Guns vs. butter takes on a new meaning.
Obama cuts military recruiting budget while buying $100 per pound steak for White House dinners. Guns vs. butter takes on a new meaning. The Obama White House has been celebrated in the press for its expensive cocktail parties. Jake Tapper of ABC News reported on the menu at one of the parties in January: Hors d’oeuvres — chicken curry, wagyu steak — will be served | Read More »
General Petraeus, ‘Currahee,’ And the Rehabilitation of Lt. Brennan
Don’t tell me about how Barack Obama is a “hero.” Watch this and see heroes.
Obama quietly disarms America’s bomber force. Buys the world a Coke.
www.thepoliticalclass.com Obama quietly disarms America’s bomber force. Buys the world a Coke. From Death By 1000 Papercuts. Full story here. The Air Force was in the process of finally upgrading its long-range heavy bomber, the B-52 with a new platform. Dubbed the New Generation Bomber (NGB), the aircraft was to be a subsonic and stealthy, incorporating many features developed for other Air Force aircraft. | Read More »
Pentagon to set up Cyber Security Command! Government realizes that China really doesn’t care if we know that they’re hacking secrets.
www.thepoliticalclass.com Pentagon to set up Cyber Security Command! Government realizes that China really doesn’t care if we know that they’re hacking secrets. The headline really should read the Pentagon discovers the internet. Only in Washington D.C. could something like this take so long to roll out. The internet became mainstream over ten years ago. The Chinese have been busy hacking everything possible since that time. | Read More »
Obama’s Homeland Security Chief Considers Me A terrorist
In a report that was never supposed to seen by the public Janet Napalitono, the secretary of Homeland Security, read ate her own admission and signed off on a report declaring that members of the United States Military who return home from defending this country needed to be watched because the were vulnerable to becoming ,”right wing extremists,” who like Timothy McVeigh could become a | Read More »
Easter at the Hanoi Hilton. How Jane Fonda’s friends handled “diversity” and religious freedom.
www.thepoliticalclass.com Easter at the Hanoi Hilton. How Jane Fonda’s friends handled “diversity” and religious freedom. From Powerlineblog link here. Pictured above is Hanoi Jane. Scott has written several times about Colonel Leo Thorsness, a genuine hero. National Review has an excerpt from Thorsness’ book Surviving Hell, about his experiences as a POW in Vietnam. The excerpt describes an occasion when Col. Thorsness and 41 fellow | Read More »
Barack Obama: President Pantywaist – new surrender monkey on the block
Barack Obama: President Pantywaist – new surrender monkey on the block A reporter with The UK Telegraph doesn’t hold back any punches with his review of Obama’s overseas trip. Full story by Gerald Warner here. President Barack Obama has recently completed the most successful foreign policy tour since Napoleon’s retreat from Moscow. You name it, he blew it. What was his big deal economic programme | Read More »
Angry military veterans and the academics who must tolerate them
www.thepoliticalclass.com Angry military veterans and the academics who must tolerate them Via HotAir: A special treat from Penn State’s instructional series on how to cope with “Worrisome Student Behaviors.” It seems our heroine’s been saddled with one of those ill-educated military types and, try as she might to reason with him, his bestial rage keeps getting in the way. Whatever is she to do? Watch | Read More »
Medal of Honor winner passes away. Media did not cover it so we will. Ed W. “Too Tall” Freeman (November 20, 1927 – August 20, 2008)
www.thepoliticalclass.com Medal of Honor winner passes away. Media did not cover it so we will. Ed W. “Too Tall” Freeman (November 20, 1927 – August 20, 2008) The media spent a lot of time covering a rapper that beat up his famous girlfriend (Chris Brown and Rihanna). We’ll cover a hero that saved lives. Freeman’s official Medal of Honor citation reads: CITATION: Rank and organization: | Read More »