FINALLY!!!!!

Today SCOTUS told the environmentalists to pound sand in a rat hole… πŸ™‚The Supreme Court on Wednesday lifted restrictions on the Navy’s use of sonar in training exercises off the California coast, a defeat for environmental groups who say the … Continue reading

Another thought on Veterans’ Day…

A couple of us were chatting about our families and our participation in defending the country/being in the military and an interesting point came out- I don’t know if anyone has ever researched this, but at least within the 8 … Continue reading

Armistice (Veterans’ Day)…

Veterans’ Day was originally called Armistice Day. This day was set aside to reflect and remember the sacrifices men and women made during World War I in order to ensure peace. This truce was signed on November 11th, 1918 at … Continue reading

233 years…

Happy Birthday Marines! 233 years of tradition unmarred by progress πŸ™‚ Officers STILL wear officers wear a lace cross on the top of their Barracks Cover, called the Quattrefoil, a traditional mark of distinction (meaning don’t shoot ’em) from the … Continue reading

My Dogs are barking…

Well, I’m draggin ass… Today Wachenmacher Gun Show at Tulsa, OK I walked, and walked and walked… And I STILL haven’t seen everything (actually I’ve probably seen a third of the tables).Met AEpilot-Jim here at the show, he is a … Continue reading

It’s started, and it’s not pretty…

It appears Joe Biden was on target when he regretfully stated that Barack Obama would be challenged in his first six months, but it didn’t take quite that long… Yesterday President Medvedev of Russia gave his first equivalent of the … Continue reading

My prediction…

A new day has dawned quite literally…The race is over, we lost and now the assault will begin… I was reading some of the Prince by Machiavelli last night and his famous quote, “The end justifies the means.” kept coming … Continue reading

Twas the night before election…

‘Twas the night before electionsAnd all through the townTempers were flaringEmotions all up and down! I, in my bathrobeWith a cat in my lapHad cut off the TVTired of political crap. When all of a suddenThere arose such a noiseI … Continue reading

Thomas Paine- The Second American Revolution…

Sadly, nobody cares about educating themselves or reading history anymore. We are doomed to repeat it. Folks are too busy watching American Idol, snacking on a McHappy Meal to take a second thinking about this country and what made us … Continue reading

Random stuff…

Well, went and shot an action pistol match this morning at the local range- 32 steels per round, 18-9″ floppers, 14- various size swingers and I just flat sucked… I guess I used all my accuracy last week πŸ™ I … Continue reading