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Servicemembers Complain About Debt Collection from USA Discounters

» by July 28th, 2014 at 7:05 am » Comments (10)

There is no doubt that USA Discounters' business model is centered on enticing military customers, but these people getting themselves in debt buying things they cannot afford need to take ...more »

US To Spend Over $5 Billion To Counter North Korean ICBMs

» by July 26th, 2014 at 9:04 pm » Comments (0)

The US continues to fund improvements to its strategic missile defenses: The United States plans to spend about $5.8 billion over the next five years on a missile defense program designed ...more »

Reported Negligence Leads to 4 Servicemembers Being Injured By Shooting

» by July 23rd, 2014 at 2:25 am » Comments (6)

I have never heard of a negligent discharge from a 9mm shooting four people?: The Naval Criminal Investigative Service is probing a shooting that injured four U.S. servicemembers at Camp Schwab ...more »

Budweiser’s Phony “Heroes Welcome” Commercial Nominated for An Emmy Award

» by July 13th, 2014 at 8:33 pm » Comments (17)

Does everyone remember Budweiser's phony "Heroes Welcome" commercial from this year's Super Bowl?  Incredibly the phony commercial has been nominate for an Emmy Award: The Budweiser ad “Hero’s Welcome,” featuring a ...more »

China’s 20 Year Window To Take Military Action

» by July 8th, 2014 at 4:17 am » Comments (4)

The below article claims that China has a 20 year window to take military action to alter the balance of power in the Pacific: The bad news first. The People's Republic ...more »

US Military Bases Become Daycare Service for Illegal Immigrant Children

» by July 7th, 2014 at 9:03 pm » Comments (41)

This must be the first time in history that US military bases are being used as a daycare service for illegal immigrants: Vacant space on post has been identified as a ...more »

Tweet of the Day: Against US Missile Defense

» by July 3rd, 2014 at 4:04 pm » Comments (0)

Don't be fooled by a minor success. America's interceptor missile-defense system is still a failed $40B boondoggle.— Foreign Policy (@ForeignPolicy) July 1, 2014 more »

Are US Military Helicopters Racist?

» by June 29th, 2014 at 6:50 am » Comments (12)

Did I or did I not call this one?: Veterans aren’t happy with a recent op-ed by the Washington Post, which charged that the Apache, Comanche, Chinook, Lakota, Cheyenne and Kiowa ...more »

Senate Debates Prohibiting US Military Servicemembers from Smoking

» by June 27th, 2014 at 7:44 am » Comments (15)

I do not smoke, but it seems to me that such a ban is ridiculous when smoking is legal for everyone else in the United States: Congressional efforts to limit or ...more »

Anybody Need an MRAP?

» by June 25th, 2014 at 3:39 am » Comments (22)

That is what the US military is asking police departments around the country.  Whether or not these police departments need an MRAP is another story: Robert Shellmyer was relieved to see ...more »

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