Utter madness

Thanks to William Teach, I found this article, from The Washington Post: Secret U.S. program releases high-level insurgents in exchange for pledges of peace By Kevin Sieff, Published: May 6, 2012 KABUL — The United States has for several years been secretly releasing high-level detainees from a military prison in Afghanistan as part of negotiations …

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When You Tell a Commie – ‘After My Election I Have More Flexibility’ – What Does It Mean?

President Obama Asks Medvedev for ‘Space’ on Missile Defense — ‘After My Election I Have More Flexibility’ This is so open to so many interpretations, it’s scary. Given BO’s Military feelings, and announcement of wanting to cut missile defense, it is open to not so good interpretations. By Jake Tapper Mar 26, 2012 6:17am SEOUL, …

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BO’s Newest Disdain Of The Military Shows Here

This is a MAJOR SLAP in the face of every military member and retiree of the Armed Forces of the United States. Active duty military are not compensated enough as it is, but this sucks. Sorry, but I’ve been associated with the military for about 38 years and this will hurt the Enlisted Personnel the …

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Make a Wish

Cystic fibrosis is a terrible disease, one which compromises lung function and leads to systemic organ degradation, slowed growth and physical weakness. Once nearly always fatal in early childhood, the condition can be managed via modern medicine, but the sufferer will always be in a disease management regimen. For someone with cystic fibrosis, what we …

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The Fort Hood massacre victims: no Purple Hearts for them!

There may be another reason why the Administration sees the Fort Hood Massacre as simply a bad case or “workplace violence.” From Army Regulation 600-8-22 (Military Awards), 11 December 2006: Purple Heart¹: Paragraph 2-8 (b) The Purple Heart is awarded in the name of the President of the United States to any member of an …

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