Category Archives: military & politics

So inept, he’s not even a failure

Not even signed so it’s not even appeasement — it’s unilateral, pre-emptive surrender President Obama didn’t require Iranian leaders to sign the nuclear deal that his team negotiated with the regime, and the deal is not “legally binding,” his administration acknowledged …. “The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) is not a treaty or an [...]

puppets vs marionettes

Zis ‘as become Pythonesque, non? (but in zis case, ze Daesh-holes taunt ze French) Homegrown French ISIS fighters have issued a chilling threat of new attacks on France just 24 hours after the terrorist group used movie footage of the Eiffel Tower’s collapse in another video. … Interspersed between scenes of French forces bombing the [...]


Wow! A whole new level of whupass has been brought to bear. Okay, mebbe it’s just a new level of jackass. “Next week, I will be joining President Hollande and world leaders in Paris for the global climate conference. What a powerful rebuke to the terrorists it will be when the world stands as one [...]

feces-fan impact

This is all over the internet, so I won’t post links or try to keep up with this evolving story. That exercise is left to the reader. Personally, I’m invoking the 24-hr Rule. Point is, I have a baaad feeling about this, and it’s Vlad’s move. _________ Cultural ref

Your semi-fortnightly slow Sunday evening post

Because US Navy ~ vid ~(What? Yeah, I did, too.) _________ Original ref Now here’s a *snick*pppppppp*bwahahahah* Sorry. Here’s a *snork*cough* [takes drink, dabs shirt front] *hehee* Okay, okay, okay … [takes deep breath, exhales] Here’s a terse commentary about etiquette when you “bring your behind” to a Trump rally. (What? No, dunno why I [...]

You’re only making it worse

A Template™ only a Prog could love. Breitbart News previously reported that Trump responded to the [Paris] attacks by saying, “If [the French people] had guns, if our people had guns, it would have been a much, much different situation.” But when Maher mentioned Trump’s comments on Friday night, [California Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom (D)] [...]

amused, she is not

In what appears to be a first for a serious presidential contender, Hillary Clinton’s campaign is going after five comedians who made fun of the former Secretary of State in standup skits at a popular Hollywood comedy club. A video of the short performance, which is less than three minutes, is posted on the website [...]

three Americas

There are those who intend to defend themselves and others … In the days since the heinous terror attacks in Paris took 130 innocent lives and wounded hundreds more, Americans have flooded into gun stores to purchase new guns and sign up for concealed carry permit classes in their respective states. And those buying guns [...]

forced perspective

_____________ French news ref Israel ref Title-pun ref UPDATE: police dog killed in raid UPDATE: video of the raid

stuff that’s hard to do (cont’d)

New info from back in the day Soviet space-station defensive canon (No, really) From the dawn of the Space Age, the secrecy-obsessed Soviet military was terrified by the prospect of American spacecraft approaching and inspecting Soviet military satellites—which, according to the Kremlin’s propaganda, were not even supposed to exist. This wasn’t crazy. The fear of [...]