Great article by Richard S. Lowry over at Op-For.
73% of the Public Believes Americans Have Right to Own Guns
In a Gallup poll you’d probably miss if you watched the news, even those who don’t own guns think it’s an individual’s right by a 2-1 margin.
The Terror: A Novel by Dan Simmons
Just finished this historical novel with a telling of a monstrous fate for the 1845 Franklin expedition, all hands lost while searching for the Northwest Passage. Pretty good read.
The A-Team Countdown Begins
Movie coming next year. No one cast yet. Murdoc would be willing to play Murdock for the right price, though.
How to Buy Your Own Missile Silo
If Murdoc can’t secure a retired warship for the MOHQ, maybe a missile silo would do.
Obama’s Hollow Doctrine
Comment: “Dignity promotion” is simply the self-esteem movement in our schools on steroids.
Navy Officials: JSF Costs Under Control
Murdoc calls BS. Unless “under control” is defined as “won’t increase by more than 175% from current estimates.”
14.1M to Enhance Camp Lejeune’s MOUT Training Facilities
You play like you practice.
Russia Revives Its Weapons Factories
They plan to increase production of conventional weapons 30% over the next two years, and expect to more than double it by 2015. Brrr.
The 117th Carnival of Homeschooling
‘S’ Word Edition.
Begun the Light Bulbs Wars Have
Lileks doesn’t care for CFLs. We’ve had decent results with the two dozen or so we installed last summer. Still waiting for LED standard home bulb replacements.
The lightbulb of the future?
Luxim’s plasma lightbulb.