9 Warriors…

Please drop over the QandO and read 9 Warriors. This is the rest of the story about what happened to the Third Herd last month in Afganistan…h/t McQ … Continue reading

A little military humor…

Marine Corps Rules: 1. Be courteous to everyone, friendly to no one. 2. Decide to be aggressive enough, quickly enough. 3. Have a plan. 4. Have a back-up plan, because the first one probably won’t work. 5. Be polite. Be … Continue reading

Remember Me

Take five minutes and watch this please… Our troops need all the support they can get. … Continue reading

drinking the Kool-Aid…

I’m voting Democrat because I believe the government will do a better job of spending the money I earn than I would. I’m voting Democrat because freedom of speech is fine as long as nobody is offended by it. I’m … Continue reading

Betcha didn’t know these facts…

Did you know that 47 countries’ have reestablished their embassies in Iraq? Did you know that the Iraqi government currently employs 1.2 million Iraqi people?Did you know that 3100 schools have been renovated, 364 schools are under rehabilitation, 263 new … Continue reading

Politics and Politicians SUCK…

Kirkpatrick gets out of jail, only to be charged with assault against two detectives serving a subpoena, he’s still awaiting trial with his lover over the perjury count(s) and he still won’t resign…John Edwards finally admits to a love affair … Continue reading

It’s the little things…

Why am I in this handbasket, and where are we going???This is an interesting Rube Goldberg device using humans instead of inanimate objects, but it DOES get the point across… Remember, you can choose to lead, follow, or get run … Continue reading

Random musings…

CG’s message to all hands- From General Mattis to the men and women of the 1st MARDIVNote the date of the letter…Now this is leadership- Gen Mattis had a copy of this letter delivered to each person in the 1st … Continue reading

USA facts…

Some historical items on the Declaration of Independence and July 4th John Adams would have been pleased that we celebrate the holiday the way we do. It’s just he wanted us to do that on July 2, the date of … Continue reading

I’m back… dammit…

Got back late last night, you know how the race drivers flat spot tires? I think I flat spotted my butt driving for 17 1/2 hours… Too tired to thimk right now, much less right… 🙂 Two things for y’all- … Continue reading