Iraqi Security Forces Make Progress in Northern Iraq
Logistics, as much discussed here in the past, remains a major problem at this point.
U.S. energy production maps
State by state oil and gas, with another map for coal.
Gun Blogger Rendezvous
Hi-Point has donated a pistol to be raffled off.
US Resumes Blackwater Convoys in Iraq
Whatever your opinion, private security contractors are here to stay.
A Heavenly View
‘Lucky’ imaging system corrects for atmospheric interference.
U.S. Coast Guard To Tap Landfill for Power
This has always made sense to me because instead of methane going into the atmosphere it’s used to make electricity. Double win. But I don’t really know the details.
Osprey on the Way
Defense Tech: “We’ll be watching with great interest.”
The Middle East is not falling down by Victor Davis Hanson
The Gun Shots
A new blog at Outdoor Life.
Just Say No to the National Intelligence Academy
Not sure what I think of the concept.
US Air Force chief links F-35 fighter jet to China
Air Force Secretary Michael Wynne gives China as a reason not to cut Lightning production.
Space Solar Power Gets a Boost
A military demonstrator project in 2015? Doesn’t seem likely, but I’d love to be wrong.
NATO Rapid-Reaction Force Hobbled By Cuts
Corn Maze Bears President Ford Likeness
Only in Michigan.
AR Rifles Are the “Swiss Army Knives of Guns”?
Discussion at Rummel’s.
Now the final season is going to be split into two. So it’s not only still canceled but we’ll have to wait an extra year to see the end. Sci-Fi channel must really hate having a popular show.
How young is too young for girls to model?
13 is, for sure.
Ask Dr. Helen: If Moms Ran the World
See, it’s not just any moms, of course, that Field was talking about. It was the moms she meant.
Boeing tests small diameter bomb with modified warhead
Same bang, less shrapnel.
US Air Force sets up Cyber Command
To “train and equip forces to conduct sustained global operations in and through cyberspace“.
Congress Moves to Protect MRAP Whistleblower
Why does it always look like the Pentagon is on the wrong side of the up-armored vehicle story?
Carnival of Homeschooling
This week’s theme is Autism.
After 104-year alcohol ban, conservative Michigan town grants pizzeria its 1st liquor license
Big news in these here parts.
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