Barack Obama, the United States Army, and rape by Afghan commanders Is SFC Charles Martland being discharged for not committing a war crime?

The 2011 arrest of Jerry Sandusky, a former assistant football coach at Penn State, on charges of sexual abuse of minors shocked the nation, Pennsylvania in particular. He was convicted and sentenced to 30 to 60 years in prison.1 The Democrats tried to get political mileage over the slowness of the criminal investigation under Governor …

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Of course, this isn’t really news until it’s reported in The New York Times

From the wiser Dana, on Patterico’s Pontifications: 50 Spies Spill The Beans Filed under: General — Dana @ 6:24 am Well, well, well… According to the Daily Beast, 50 intelligence analysts working out of Central Command claimed that senior management altered reports to more readily fit the administration’s narrative on ISIS: It’s being called a …

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Hector Garza Is About To Take A Trip

Border Patrol Agent – Obama admin. aiding abetting facilitating the smuggling of illegals

Does This Hostage Trade Smells Like Rotten Fish?

Something smells really, really rotten in this Hostage Swap. Two things are wrong: 1. will this lead to the Taliban and Al-Q to create more hostages; 2. it smells like it was Jihad for Jihad. Did the U.S. Just Release 5 Jihadists and Get a Jihad Convert in Trade? Posted by Rodney Lee Conover on …

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The Commander-in-Chief and the Minimum Wage

We have noted previously Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel’s President Obama’s proposals concerning military pay and benefits, but I have since taken the time to put together some numbers. President Obama wants to see the minimum wage increased from $7.25 per hour to $10.10 per hour by the end of 2015, in three steps of …

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A Commander-in-Chief who has failed in his duty

It’s no surprise that Defense spending was going to have to be cut. With the war in Iraq over, and our slow withdrawal from Afghanistan in process, we were simply going to need less. But this has your Editor more than a little annoyed. From USA Today: The budget calls for a 1% pay increase …

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Weakening The Country As Part Of “FUNDAMENTAL CHANGE”

How much more FundaMENTAL Change can the Country endure? I know the Anti-Military, More Welfare and Freebies crowd cheer this. But if you are going to defend a weaker Armed Forces in the Climate of the World today in favor of the Welfare State. Show Me where the Welfare State is in the Constitution vs. …

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All Hail Caesar – Ruling Now By EDICT

When BO ran in 2008 his rhetoric had all the sounds of a would be Dictator. Over the years I feel more positive about my fears. His armiration of Chavez was shown in a tweet while on his way back from a Lisbon conference he “joked” (real knee slapper)to the news section in the plane …

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The guy who makes their coffee is worth more than the guy who protects their freedom . . .

. . . or so say the editors of The New York Times. From Robert Stacey Stacy McCain: Ask NY Times Who Deserves More Pay: America’s Troops or Fast-Food Workers? Posted on | December 2, 2013 | 7 Comments In an editorial Sunday, the New York York Times argued that America’s troops are being paid …

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The MILITARY PURGE – SCARY

What wrong with this picture. Look at the list and dates of high ranking military PURGED: Commanding Generals fired: General John R. Allen-U.S. Marines Commander International Security Assistance Force [ISAF] (Nov 2012) Major General Ralph Baker (2 Star)-U.S. Army Commander of the Combined Joint Task Force Horn in Africa (April 2013) Major General Michael Carey …

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