A great collection of comparison images.
Murdoc’s been having a lot of trouble keeping up with things around here, but he’s going to redouble his efforts and get back on track. Here’s a cool shot: And here’s another:
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nM_ZB7jqxz8 Via Noah Shachtman at the Danger Room who writes: I think I need a barf bag. Filmed by Jimboking with a flip phone in 2007. Related: While Murdoc was at a shooting range on NAS Oceana last week with Blackhawk, F-18s were taking turns flying by and performing all sorts of acrobatic maneuvers. Turns […]
DoD Announces Recruiting and Retention Numbers for May 2009 Active Component. Recruiting. All four active services met or exceeded their recruiting goals for May. Army – 4,044 accessions with a goal of 3,900; 104 percent Navy – 2,542 accessions with a goal of 2,542; 100 percent Marine Corps – 2,146 accessions with a goal of […]
Report: Chinese Develop Special “Kill Weapon” to Destroy U.S. Aircraft Carriers After years of conjecture, details have begun to emerge of a “kill weapon” developed by the Chinese to target and destroy U.S. aircraft carriers. First posted on a Chinese blog viewed as credible by military analysts and then translated by the naval affairs blog […]
Special Friday the 13th Edition. The bare minimum amount of exercise you need to stay healthy (it’s less than you think!) Seven minutes a week. That’s all. Just 7 minutes a week. (If by “stay healthy” you really mean “may prevent diabetes.”)
Not that Murdoc’s complaining, but have we ever seen a politician who has strayed so far from campaign promises so quickly on such big issues? Obama weighing 23-month Iraq withdrawal option What I really, really like is that the article goes into a bit of depth explaining how Obama “must weigh a number of risks,” […]
$1M Wearable Power Prize Competition Winner Announced: Designed to spur innovation, the competition was launched in July 2007 by the DoD’s Research and Engineering Directorate to help develop a long-endurance, lightweight power pack for warfighters in the field. After beginning with 169 registered entries, the ultimate testing concluded on Oct. 4 when the final six […]