Category Archives: DougM

… that our flag was still there

A Ft McHenry kind of thing A U.S. Army veteran [Mark Brummitt] attended Wednesday’s flag burning event in New York City to protest the desecration of the stars and stripes — and he vowed to stay until the very end to ensure “that at the end of the night there is a flag left standing.” [...]

Happy Canada Day !

____________ Previously (if you want the cupcakes joke explained)

Gettin’ in the mood for the 4th

Yep, reckon it’s about as ‘Merican as you can get. ~ vid ~ Play ball ! (What? Uh, no, dunno how he can with ear protection on.)

stuff that’s hard to do (cont’d)

SpaceX CRS-7 (ISS resupply, unmanned) launched just a few minutes ago Everything was goin’ juuust fine until it blowed up about 2-1/4 min after liftoff (after max-Q* and before Stage-1 engines cut off**) ~ vid (FF to about 3min) ~ To this old rocket*** engineer, it looks like something happened up by the second stage. [...]

feminitwit

Caution: Jackass ahead (set coffee down, and move all breakables out of reach) Saying “trigger warning” is, itself, a “trigger.” Editors Note: Like this phenomenal article, Everyday Feminism definitely believes in giving people a heads up about material that might provoke our reader’s trauma. However, we use the phrase “content warning” instead of “trigger warning,” [...]

question for a rainy Saturday afternoon

What happens when a government “goes Galt”?

It ain’t over ’till the fat man* sings.

Does this famine-ridden population make me look fat? On Thursday, the North Korean government culminated the celebration of “Struggle Against US Imperialism Month” with a large stadium commemoration of the anniversary of the Korean War. In addition to propaganda significantly more belligerent than its usual fare and praise for communist leader Kim Il Sung and [...]

PhotoShop dump

animation starts at the blank cell Mark Stein (PBUH) Wal•Mart (POS) More ISIS battle flag fun (O. M. G.)

When words, and reason, and history mean nothing …

a repeat from 2012 Then again, there are some reasoned words from history that are worth reading and which still retain their meanings.

Meanwhile, in a Detroit mosque …

Problem, Imam?