Note: Murdoc is shirking his duties. Here’s the Linkzookery I owe you from yesterday.
An Officer’s Outrage Over Fort Hood
I’m angry that the murderer was a terrorist who masqueraded as an Army officer for half a dozen years. And angrier that it was allowed to happen.
SF units to get latest Land Warrior kit
Killed in 2007, Land Warrior lives on. Looks like each man will get a unit, not just team leaders as in infantry.
Army Launches Examination of Armor Testing
As an outsife observer, a new look at how armor is tested and rated appears to be long overdue. It’s a still-developing technology and the ways it’s used are still being tested under fire. We need to accept that some changes in ways we think about things may be in order.
Another F-35 test plane takes its first flight
AF-1, the redesigned A-model conventional Lightning, begins test flights.
Leaked emails apparently show the lengths one climate scientist goes to make sure the data fits the narrative.
How do I plug my electric vehicle in at home?
For the record, Murdoc supports the concept of the plug-in hybrid or electric car. He thinks we need more nuclear power plants, though.
I had not heard of this 1942 Canadian enactment of Nazi occupation of the Great White North.
History In These Plates
Armor plating from the Tirpitz used by Oslo road construction crews.
Northrop Invests Own Money In Fire Scout
Murdoc continues to be a fan of this unmanned whrilybird.
Post Veterans Day Thoughts
Richard Mann on remembering the veterans and their rifles when out on a hunt with yours.
Union troubled by Eagle Scout project in Allentown
Union files grievance over Boy Scout clearing a hiking path for his project.