Gunning for Victory
Second Amendment voter guide by Dave Kopel
Murtha’s in Trouble
Can you hear that sound? Neither can Murdoc. Even the crickets aren’t chirping on this one.
Ohio Cop Reprimanded for Making More Arrests than Tickets
Apparently, stopping crime hampered his revenue generation.
Ukrainian Bond girl is traitor to USSR, say Russian communists
As usual, the commies are missing the fact that the USSR is no more. For now.
Mountain lion scared off with gunfire
Arizona authorities agree that a hiker did everything correctly but it didn’t work, then used a gun to protect himself. Their response includes 13 safety tips, none of which mention carrying a weapon of any kid.
Land Warrior soldier-puter to get hoverbot vid hookup
Land Warrior just won’t die. Good.
Does Embedding with the Taliban Make You a Traitor?
Is journalist Nir Rosen a traitor, for telling the Taliban’s story?
House to House by David Bellavia
Was talking about this great book about the taking of Fallujah the other day so I thought I’d point it out again.
Stop Loss Struggles On
The 2007 “Surge Force” that went to Iraq, and recently returned, is now headed to Afghanistan. Thus the continued use of Stop Loss.
Fish ‘should be rebranded as sea kittens’
PETA thinks people wouldn’t eat fish if we called them kittens. I’m confused. Do they think we don’t eat kittens?
GPS ‘spoofing’ could threaten national security
This is something that concerns me. Screwing with or disabling GPS somehow would really hurt the military. The effect on general society wouldn’t be nearly so catastrophic, but it wouldn’t be pretty.
As Gas Prices Go Down, Driving Goes Up
You’re kidding me. Who would have ever guessed?
Shovel Handle AK
I’ve heard of a Broom Handle Mauser but this is ridiculous.
LEGO Mini Figure Timeline
Actually quite cool.
Cyber-Rain could save Orange County homeowners over 25 billion gallons of water
There’s a house I run past every morning that is still watering its lawn every day despite the cold temps, cloudy days, and plentiful rainfall we’ve been experiencing. That sort of pisses me off.
Murdoc has a 52% chance of taking out a Velociraptor with a crow bar?
I’m not buying it, though I also think the raptors in the Jurassic Park movies are larger and more dangerous than they really were.
Iran busts ‘spy pigeons’ near nuclear site
“A black pigeon was caught bearing a blue-coated metal ring, with invisible strings.”