A letter to "Babs"…

Don’t know if y’all saw the article last week about Barbara Boxer admonishing a Brigadier General because he addressed her as Ma’am and not Senator before a Senate hearing. Anyway this is a letter from a Guard Aviator and Captain … Continue reading

I LIKE this guy…

Congressman John Fleming– Louisiana 4th District. Below is from his web site, he has sponsored a bill HR-615; see below for the content! Over the past few weeks, members of Congress and the American people have come to know the … Continue reading

What a difference a century makes!!!

Here are some statistics for the Year 1909 : The average life expectancy was 47 years. Only 14 percent of the homes had a bathtub. Only 8 percent of the homes had a telephone. There were only 8,000 cars and … Continue reading

A follow up…

As I mentioned in a post called Perspectives, we lost a number of people in Afghanistan and Iraq in June. One of those was Sergeant First Class John C Beale. The body of Sergeant First Class John C. Beale was … Continue reading

Trigger time!!!

Did a mini-meet at the range today with Newbius, and it was bring an old gun to the range day… We actually kinda sorta work together… I bitch about stuff and he actually gets it FIXED! What a novel concept … Continue reading

Tech Support…

The FIRST tech support guy… Don’t know about y’all but I needed a little humor this week to balance the BS… And speaking of humor… Roofpreading er… proofreading is a dying art, wouldn’t you say? Man Kills Self Before Shooting … Continue reading

Perspectives…

With no disrespect intended to the Jackson family, this reveals the shallowness of our value system in this country. This puts things into perspective: While the focus today, tomorrow and for the next God-knows-how-many-days will be the death of a … Continue reading

More things…

An interesting video that was forwarded to me by a friend in law enforcement in Texas… And secondly, basically a great “Flying ” story. I wish I could take credit, but this came from a gent who runs a 2000 … Continue reading

233…

Here we are again, another birthday, 233 years since the founding of the United States. This democracy has weathered many ups and downs since 1776. Wars, both internal and external have ravaged our country and our people, immigration turned this … Continue reading

Niggling little facts…

Obama’s set piece town hall meeting has stirred at least “some” of the reporters to actually ask pointed questions… Fact- Most of Obama’s questioners Wednesday were from friendly sources, including a member of the Service Employees International Union and a … Continue reading