Gun-wielding ecoterrorist calls for reduction in human population, gets wish
Headline of the week.
Likely Terror Attack ‘Dry Run’ Exposes Dangerous TSA Missteps
While defying common sense, a Yemeni citizen carrying mock bombs and $7,000 in cash apparently does not defy TSA security.
Shoppers ‘panic buying’ old 75W bulbs before EU ban comes into force
Last year 100W bulbs were banned. 60W next year. I’m a bit of a fan of CFLs, but that doesn’t mean I’d support a ban on incandescents.
Zel Custom’s Tactilite T2
Mag-fed .50 cal upper for your AR15.
Warship camouflaged as tropical island
HNLMS Abraham Crijnssen took it to a whole ‘nother level in 1942.
Judge: Westboro can deface flag at protests
Meanwhile, the Westboro loons keep taking it to a whole ‘nother level here and now.
Force recon Marines return to MEUs
While the Corps remains engaged in combat operations in Afghanistan, Coffman wants the MEUs to be well-equipped for maritime security operations, to distribute humanitarian supplies or decimate enemy forces.
Mexican army kills 25 drug suspects in shootout
Is Mexico more violent than Iraq? The cops and soldiers in a lot of photos wear masks to hide their identity, probably to protect their families. Iraqi police and military used to do this, though it seems like that’s eased off a lot in the past couple of years.
UN report on glaciers melting is based on ‘speculation’
Based on a report written in a science journal and even the scientist who was the subject of the original story admits it was not based on fact.
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Army judge denies request for Obama birth records
Lakin contends that if Obama isn’t a natural-born citizen, any military order given under his administration is unlawful. The judge, Army Col. Denise Lind, called that “an erroneous view of the law.”
Another reason why reducing M1 crews from 4 to 3 by using an autoloader may not be a great idea.
Stubby the Military Dog
“What’s that, Stubby? The Huns are launching a sneak gas attack?” “BARK! BARK!” “Those fokking bastards!” “BARK! BARK!”
The Great New Orleans Gun Grab
A Katrina story that hasn’t been hyped during the 5-year anniversary coverage.
Compare Aerial Images of World War II Destruction With Today in Google Earth
Aerial imagery of Europe in 1943 that shows the devastation of World War II is now available in Google Earth.
Lego Semi-Auto Rifle
Mexico nabs alleged drug lord ‘La Barbie’
Born in the US so a US citizen.
The Taliban Mystery Gas
The poison which the Taliban have used at least 8 times so far this year has not been identified.
Chaplain is 1st killed in action since 1970
Capt. Dale Goetz, a 4th ID chaplain, was killed by IED in Afghanistan.
Bulk Ammo at BulkAmmo.com
Worth keeping an eye on when looking to stock up.
NASA’s Puffin Is a Stealthy, Personal Tilt-Rotor Aircraft
Added to Murdoc’s Christmas list.
Debbie Gibson Joins Cast of 80’s Stars for SyFy TV Flick
Major boost in credibility for Mega Python vs Gatoroid.
244th Carnival of Homeschooling
Lots of links.