Something Different #5

This one you may actually have heard about… It was the only one that got any MSM coverage. It was also the first one actually released. The President of the United States Takes Pleasure in Presenting The Navy Cross ToBrian … Continue reading

Something Different #3 and #4

One Marine E-7, one Sailor E-2… Same battle, two different perspectives… The President of the United States Takes Pleasure in Presenting The Navy Cross To Justin D. Lehew Gunnery Sergeant, United States Marine CorpsFor Services as Set Forth in the … Continue reading

Somthing Different #2…

Continuing the posting of Navy Cross citations from the Global War on Terror to recognize those Navy and Marine Corps personnel who went above and beyond in the performance of thier duties. The President of the United States takes pleasure … Continue reading

Something Different…

In email and on some blogs, some folks are coming out with GOOD things our troops are doing… I made a comment on one blog about the number of Navy Crosses that have been given out during the Global War … Continue reading

Another one bites the dust…

I believe the Mayor is the one on the right in the picture… Dead deer walking… Kwame Kilpatrick and a former aide were charged Monday with perjury and obstruction of justice after prosecutors said sexually explicit text messages between the … Continue reading

Voices from the past, and the rest of the story…

The following story was written by John Larson, one of the VP-4 pilots during our 1975 deployment. Even 30 years after the fact, it’s nice to know these folks made it and I ‘guess’ this counts as a atta boy… … Continue reading

Need a laugh?

Go visit Sniper for his view on the war protesters that marched in DC yesterday… It’s a beverage alert also!!! As we get closer and closer to the Democrat implosion er… convention, I am becoming more and more mystified by … Continue reading

Helicopter hijinks…

Now this has gotta be just plain fun!!!!Red Bull helicopter acro I saw this guy doing some of this in Perth in Nov. at the Red Bull Air Races…He actually flies the course with a camera man just prior to … Continue reading

Wounded Warriors…

This is NOT the post I originally planned… I was going to raise hell about New Yawkers after spending five hours sitting next to an out and out asshole from Manhatten, who was an ass to everyone around him and … Continue reading

Revisionist History or just not reporting it all…

The Enola Gay from the second level of the Udvar-Hazy Air and Space Museum. Well, I’ve been on the road again, still… But I had the chance to visit a couple of little out of the way Navy facilities that … Continue reading