Special 29th February edition!
Defense Dept To Announce Refueling Tanker Winner 5 PM ET
Lawsuits to be announced at 5:03 PM ET.
Chinese Submarine Fleet Is Growing, Analysts Say
This continues to be a troubling subject.
1 of every 100 U.S. adults behind bars, report says
Every February we’re treated to one of these reports. If it’s such a problem, why don’t people stop breaking laws?
Slain girl cried ‘I’m sorry’ in final moments
Based on the information in this story, I think I’ve got a way to keep the number of prison inmates from growing by one.
Japan drops charges against U.S. Marine
Rape charges withdrawn by the accuser. US military will still investigate.
2nd Infantry Division Relocation Delayed Until 2015
The Meaning of “Natural Born”
This is one of the more stupid discussions surrounding this presidential campaign season. And that’s saying something.
Iraqi Army to Ditch AK-47 for M-16s
New divisions have been getting M16s for a while, but now the rest of the army will make the switch, too. Some folks are all up in arms about it. Yawn.
Newly designed rifles for America’s most elite troops
CNN covers the SCAR.
‘Virtual Fence’ Along Border To Be Delayed
What?!? A ‘virtual fence’ on the border was ineffective? Who could possibly have seen that one coming?
Gun Blogger Rendezvous Dates Set
The Third Annual Gun Blogger Rendezvous in Reno will be October 9th-12th.
Pirate Busting, Bofors Style
Complete lack of context, but who doesn’t love videos of the 40mm Bofors in action?
Hunt continues for Nazi treasure
Plunder buried by the Nazis in a man-made cavern near the Czech border?
C4ISR problems could delay cutter construction
Shielding and security problems with the ship’s command and communications suite causing problems.
DCNS To Modernize Two Ecuadorian Subs
South America getting a bit tense?
Hornady 6.5 Creedmoor
The 6-ish millimeter field for rifle rounds keeps getting more crowded.
Departure deadline could be death knell of the USS Orleck
Murdoc wants a surplus Navy ship for MOHQ. How do I go about getting one?
NASA Issues Draft Report On Environmental Issues To Wind Up Shuttle Program
NASA developed this draft programmatic environmental assessment to help make informed decisions on the best options for disposing of shuttle assets.