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 »
A little more good news from Iraq
Despite all the best efforts of the Obama administration, Iraq continues to improve. For the first time since the beginning of the Iraq war, coalition troop fatalities have dropped to single digitals over the course of a month. We only lost 9 soldiers in the entire month of March, and half of those were non-hostile fatalities. There has not been a hostile fatality since | Read More »
The best thing we can do to help our neighbors to the south.
In short militarize the border. Mexico is in a de facto state of war. Drug cartels are fighting each other for territory and the government at the same time. El Presidente Calderon blames America. El Presidente said somethng to the idea that it is 50% the U.S. demand for drugs and 50% an inflow of weapons coming from the U.S. (sorry didn’t catch | Read More »
Why Allowing Open Homosexuality In The Military Is A Bad Idea.
NOTE: Was responding to this and it got too big. A friend of mine in the Army explained to me once, why the bulk of servicemen from the top officers to the lowest enlisteds are against the allowing of open homosexuality in the Armed Forces. Primarily, it was unit cohesion, and he gave me an explanation, that I thought made sense. Unit cohesion depends upon | Read More »
Something the Military can Look Forward to Under Obama – Open Enrollment
Julius Caesar proposed redistribution of land to military veterans. Barack Obama proposes squeezing every last cent out of them so he can keep the welfare state alive.
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Calling Obama on His Hatred of the Military
If anyone thinks Barack Obama is respectful or even cares about America’s heroes or the military should be shaking. Via Ed Morrissey, the Obama administration is planning on implementing a plan that came out last week, a plan to screw the heroes and private health insurance companies: The Obama administration recently revealed a plan to require private insurance carriers to reimburse the Department of Veterans | Read More »