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Jan 23, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Jan 23, 2013 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, testifying to the House Foreign Relations Committee, claims that she never cited the Youtube clip "The Innocence of Muslims" as the cause of 2012's terrorist attack in Benghazi, but Clinton's September 14, 2012 references to the Internet video can be seen here, beginning at 8:44.

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Jan 23, 2013 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from Fox News: Women in all branches of the military soon will have unprecedented opportunities to serve on the front lines of the nation's wars. Leon Panetta, in one of his last acts as President Obama's defense secretary, is preparing to announce the policy change, which would open hundreds of thousands of front-line positions and ...

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Jan 22, 2013 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Pentagon investigation has cleared Gen. John Allen, the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, of professional misconduct in exchanging emails with a civilian woman linked to the sex scandal that led retired Gen. David Petraeus to resign as CIA director. Pentagon press secretary George Little said Tuesday that Defense Secretary Leon Panetta was ...

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Jan 22, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

(CNSNews.com) - Retired Army Lt. Gen. William G. Boykin—who is the former commander of the U.S. Special Forces Command, the former deputy undersecretary of defense for intelligence and who, in the 1990s, worked with the CIA—told CNSNews.com in a video interview last week that he believes it is a reasonable supposition that the U.S. was ...

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Jan 22, 2013 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from Washington Free Beacon: The State Department has refused to cancel or delay the delivery of several American-made F-16 fighter jets to Egypt, claiming that the arms deal serves America’s “regional security interests,” according to an official State Department document obtained by the Free Beacon. The news that the Obama administration would uphold an ...

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Jan 22, 2013 Comments Off Pat Dollard

AFP - Britain's Prince Harry, who compared shooting insurgents in Afghanistan to playing video games, "has probably developed a mental problem", the Taliban said Tuesday. "There are 49 countries with their powerful military failing in the fight against the mujahideen, and now this prince comes and compares this war with his games, PlayStation or whatever he ...

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Jan 22, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Daily Beast: She learned of the mysterious message from her husband, Scott, who opened the note on his iPhone, under the Yahoo account they share, as he was about to board a plane. Kelley says she was “terrified” late last summer when he told her about the email. In that note and the ...

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Jan 22, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

Related - Military Purge: ‘Too Hawkish’ Marine Legend Mattis Is Axed From CENTCOM Related - Report: Obama Firing Officers Because He ‘Fears A Coup’ Related - ‘I’ve Never Seen Anything Like It’: N.C. Police Lieutenant Warns Of Martial Law In Early 2013, Says Training Has Begun Related - Video - Obama: ‘I Don’t Believe People Should ...

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Jan 21, 2013 Comments Off spratico

FreeBeacon- “Word on the national security street is that General James Mattis is being given the bum’s rush out of his job as commander of Central Command, and is being told to vacate his office several months earlier than planned,” reports veteran national security correspondent Thomas E. Ricks. It now appears likely that Gen. Mattis, a ...

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Jan 20, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

Free Beacon: Marine Corps special operators will be outfitted with Colt M45 close quarters battle pistols — the first Marines to have Colts in 30 years.

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Jan 19, 2013 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

(Reuters) - President Barack Obama offered on Saturday to provide any assistance the Algerian government needs after a deadly hostage siege at a desert gas plant and said the United States was seeking a "fuller understanding" from Algerian authorities of what took place there. "The thoughts and prayers of the American people are with the families ...

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Jan 19, 2013 Comments Off Dinah Tellya

Kabul, Afghanistan — She was just an ordinary brown mutt, a stray, but Pvt. Conrad Lewis loved her. Lewis, a British paratrooper in Afghanistan's Helmand province, adopted the dog and named her Pegasus. Everyone called her Peg. In his letters home, Lewis described Peg as a member of his military family: "I have taught her to sit ...

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Jan 17, 2013 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Staff Sgt. Edward W. Deptola at a welcome home party at McDonald’s in Mattituck last October. CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) -- A Marine who pleaded guilty Wednesday to urinating on the corpse of a Taliban fighter in Afghanistan will likely be demoted one rank under a plea agreement, although a military judge called for a ...

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Jan 15, 2013 Comments Off spratico

BusinessInsider-Senior Pentagon officials told Congress the nation's largest conventional bomb, the Massive Ordnance Penetrator (MOP), is ready for action. The Air Force said as much back in June after rushing the MOP back to Boeing for $82 million in modifications and enhancements, but this report puts it on the books as deployable ordnance. According to Bloomberg’s Tony ...

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Jan 14, 2013 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Jan 14, 2013 Comments Off spratico

NationalPost-Q: Are there really microwave missiles? A: Yes. A three-year, US$40-million project to launch Boeing Phantom Works’ Counter-electronics High-powered Microwave Advanced Missile Project (CHAMP) became reality in the Utah desert last October. The missile — launched from an aircraft before flying over its target — sends out electromagnetic pulses that are designed to disable any electronics ...

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Jan 12, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

"The 33,000 additional forces that I ordered to Afghanistan served with honor, completed their mission, and – as promised – returned home last fall. This week, we agreed that this spring, Afghan forces will take the lead for security across the entire country, and our troops will shift to a support role. In the coming ...

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Jan 11, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

Excerpted from Global Affairs: President Obama and Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Friday announced that the U.S. military would begin a scaled-back role in Afghanistan in mid-2013, sooner than initially projected. “Starting this spring our troops will have a different mission -- training, advising and assisting Afghan forces," Obama said in a joint press conference ...

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Jan 11, 2013 Comments Off Infidel

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Jan 10, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

Excerpted from Buzz Feed: Among the reasons why then-Sen. Chuck Hagel opposed the repeal of the military's ban on out gay service in 1999 was his concern that it could impair "military effectiveness," a common refrain of supporters of the ban. He wrote to The New York Times "anything that would jeopardize" the country's ...

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Jan 10, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A nuclear-powered U.S. attack submarine struck a suspected fishing vessel shortly after passing through the Strait of Hormuz in the Gulf on Thursday, damaging one of the submarine's periscopes but injuring no one, a Navy official said on the condition of anonymity. The Navy's Fifth Fleet said in a statement the vessel appeared ...

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Jan 10, 2013 Comments Off Infidel

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Jan 9, 2013 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Jan 9, 2013 Comments Off Infidel

The conspiracy for cover-up started immediately, before the shooting was even finished... Excerpted from CNS News: On the night of Sept. 11, 2012 — before former Navy SEALs Tyrone Woods and Glen Doherty were killed by a terrorist mortar strike — Secretary of State Hillary Clinton released a public statement linking the attack against the U.S. ...

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