Lindsey Graham of South Carolina Just Gave Twitterbombing a New Meaning
Wikimedia Commons photo Lindsey Graham of South Carolina Just Gave Twitterbombing a New Meaning U.S. Senator wants American-born Al Qaeda spokesman killed ‘without hesitation’ South Carolina’s senior Republican U.S. Senator, Lindsey Graham, unleashed a string of Tweets today in which he advocated for the killing of an American citizen... Read more
This Pistol Has Fought in Every American War for a Century
Original 1911 pistol. Kyle mizokami photo This Pistol Has Fought in Every American War for a Century The 1911 pistol is immortal The 1911 is one of the most notorious handguns in history and easily the most famous in America, having seen action in every U.S. conflict since World... Read more
Actually, America DOES Need the Air Force
An Air Force B-52 drops guided bombs during an exercise in 2012. Air Force photo Actually, America DOES Need the Air Force Michael Bob Starr defends the flying branch from Rob Farley Dr. Robert Farley recently wrote that America does not need the Air Force. His argument rests on... Read more
North Korea, Beware! F-15 Practice Armada Assembles in Alaska
South Korean F-15Ks and a U.S. F-16 over Korea. U.S. Air Force photo North Korea, Beware! F-15 Practice Armada Assembles in Alaska Mike Yeo explains the huge aerial war game raging over Alaska Responsible countries train for war. Responsible countries also have the good sense not to state outright... Read more
Blasting the Taliban—and Anyone Else in the Way
David Axe photo Blasting the Taliban—and Anyone Else in the Way A war photo a day #14 Eight years. Seven wars. More death and destruction than I care to recount. I’ve been covering armed conflict since 2005. Every battlefield has its stories … and its unforgettable images. Follow me through... Read more
Is It a Duck? Is It an Aircraft Carrier? No! It’s Japan’s ‘Helicopter Destroyer’
Izumo under construction. Google capture Is It a Duck? Is It an Aircraft Carrier? No! It’s Japan’s ‘Helicopter Destroyer’ James Simpson takes a skeptical look at Japan’s newest helicopter carrier On Aug. 6, a hot and sticky summer’s day in Japan, a floating controversy was launched into the waters... Read more
Sometimes Explosions Don’t Look Like Much
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It’s Time to Call Out Russia President Obama needs to respond to the Kremlin’s nasty behavior President Obama decided to cancel a one-on-one meeting with Russian president Vladimir Putin next month.He canceled for a host of reasons, not the least of which is Russia’s decision to grant Edward Snowden... Read more
What Massacre? U.S. Still Selling Missile Boats to Egypt
Ambassador MK III class. Photo via Defense.pk What Massacre? U.S. Still Selling Missile Boats to Egypt Meet the Ambassador MK III, the modern missile boat the Pentagon is preparing to hand to Egypt’s military regime The military ties between the United States and Egypt are contentious, unusual by global... Read more
Cop Killers

Cop Killers

Uncategorized August 15, 2013 0

Via David Axe Cop Killers A war photo a day #12 Eight years. Seven wars. More death and destruction than I care to recount. I’ve been covering armed conflict since 2005. Every battlefield has its stories … and its unforgettable images. Follow me through my career at war, one jarring,... Read more
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