Author Archives: DougM and his raccoon platoon

Late-60s retired USAF LtColonel ’69-’92 (Satellite engineering, test, launch, & operations. Strategic planning.)
Living in south-central North Carolina.
Shootin’, golfin’, drivin’ an’ workin’ on my ’74 TR6, a little gunsmithing, firearms instructing, and entertaining myself posting at SondraKistan.
Erstwhile single-handed live-aboard sailor/instructor/USCGMaster-50Tons, mounted foxhunter, world traveler, backpacker, book collector, photographer, USCCA corner worker, scuba diver, skier, bicycle tourist, and rescuer of maidens fair. Wise ass.
(What? Oh, yeah.)
…and pal to my invisible friend, here.

Happy Hanukkah, y’all

ready Ohr not

Goat rope, pure and simple Department of Justice official Bruce Ohr …was recently demoted from one of his two senior posts. … Ohr’s wife, Nellie Ohr, worked through last fall for Fusion GPS, which was behind the anti-Trump dossier. The precise nature of Mrs. Ohr’s duties – including whether she worked on the dossier – [...]

another new normal

No, it’s not funny; but it is worth mocking Also inspired: Candidate for the 2017 Bill Ayers Memorial Prize — David Burge (@iowahawkblog) December 11, 2017 __________ Historical ref Title ref If I have to cite the cultural ref, I… I don’t want to know you, even you future internet historians. Short video rant of [...]

Just ban the word, not the garment

~ story ~ archives

Abby Normal

~ story ~ archives Yayyy! Picked up by Pookie’s Toons

Again, it’s no (R)s at the (D)s’ lunch counter

Hey! This is a snowflakes-only lunch counter! Git! ~ vid ~ Members of the Fordham University College Republicans were asked to leave an on-campus coffee shop because their MAGA hats apparently violated the shop’s “safe space policy.” [T]he self-identified president of Rodrigue’s Coffee House, a coffee shop run by a student club, is seen telling [...]

tinfoil hats all around

~ story ~ archives Yayyy! Picked up by Pookie’s Toons ~ story ~ Yayyy! Picked up by Pookie’s Toons Wait. It gets worse. Sting Theory Geeze, I hate it when satire is indistinguishable from reality. Two “independent sources” both looked at an email, and both came away from reading that email with the wrong date? [...]

fun with Kim

(animated 7-sec)______ source

Gorilla Guru (Frankencouch)

archives Case in point, box-office poison who starred in the worst movie I’ve ever seen, Hunger Games. archives Yayyy! Picked up by Pookie’s Toons Now, go for the king 1 Now, go for the king 2

Today, we remember Pearl Harbor…

…and Missy’s Birthday!