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Delbert Belton UPDATE – Fingerprints Link Teens.

Delbert Belton UPDATE – Fingerprints Link Teens.

On 22AUG13, Delbert “Shorty” Belton – 88 year old WWII Vet – was found brutally beaten to death in Spokane, Washington. He was found wedged between the front bucket seats, with his lower body from the neck down folded into the back seat area. According the the affidavit, investigators have discovered fingerprints linking the two […]

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Two Fort Polk soldiers arrested after high speed pursuit by LSP

Two Fort Polk soldiers arrested after high speed pursuit by LSP

No one was injured Friday after two soldiers stationed at Fort Polk allegedly led state police on a high-speed chase along La. 8 and La. 28. Nathaniel Sanders, 20, of Fort Polk, was charged with flight from an officer, failure to yield to an emergency vehicle, no driver’s license on person, and speeding (159/65). Carlton […]

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Nidal Hasan Convicted of Murder in Fort Hood Rampage

Nidal Hasan Convicted of Murder in Fort Hood Rampage

FORT HOOD — Maj. Nidal Hasan has been convicted of premeditated murder for the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood. That means he’s now eligible for the death penalty.   Military jurors found the Army psychiatrist guilty on Friday for the attack that killed 13 people and injured more than 30 others at the Texas […]

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WTFs

Manning sentenced to 35 Years in Prison

Manning sentenced to 35 Years in Prison

  PFC Manning originally faced a maximum of 90 years in prison for passing sensitive US information to WikiLeaks. Prosecutors recommended a 60 year sentence as a warning for other Soldiers. He got 35 years. WTF kind of fucking bullshit is this?  He was found guilty last month of 20 crimes, including six violations of […]

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Manning Nominated For Nobel Peace Prize

Manning Nominated For Nobel Peace Prize

In a truly WTF Moment, Private Bradley Manning, the US intelligence analyst behind the largest single leak of secret documents in American history, would be a worthy winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, according to a petition presented Monday in the Norwegian capital Oslo. Norman Solomon of US activist group RootsAction handed over a list […]

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Best Tat EVER!

Best Tat EVER!

            The Good Idea Fairy blessed him well. THIS is what dedication looks like.  

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Off The Battlefield

Job Resources

Job Resources

For those that are transitioning out of the military, or are in the drilling status with the Guard/Reserves, finding a civilian job can be difficult. Many people don’t know where to look, how to write up a resume, or use their military skills and experience to translate into civilian terms. There are jobs that cater […]

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11 “In Uniform” Rules Every Military Spouse Should Know

11 “In Uniform” Rules Every Military Spouse Should Know

So the original link was posted on the page. Due to the amount of people going to the page It may be a natural reaction to run up to your spouse and give them a kiss, especially if you’re unable to see them on a regular basis. Unfortunately, if they’re in uniform they could face penalties. In […]

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Weaning The War

Weaning The War

Remember Afghanistan? For that matter, remember Iraq? When the Iraq war ended, and I use the term loosely, there was no ticker tape parade down the streets of Manhattan filled with returning troops. There was no time defying photograph of a nurse draped over the arms of a Sailor, destined to forever be lip-locked in […]

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Military History

United States Army PFC Steals UH-1 Iroquois helicopter

United States Army PFC Steals UH-1 Iroquois helicopter

At 2 A.M. on February 17, 1974, Robert K. Preston, a United States Army private first class, stole a United States Army UH-1 Iroquois helicopter from Fort Meade, Maryland, flew it to Washington, D.C., and hovered for six minutes over the White House before descending on the south lawn, about 100 yards from the West […]

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Story of Wounded Knee

Story of Wounded Knee

The story of Wounded Knee December 29, 2012 marks the 122nd Anniversary of the murder of 297 Sioux Indians at Wounded Knee Creek on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. These 297 people, in their winter camp, were murdered by federal agents and members of the 7th Cavalry who had come to confiscate […]

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A Date Which Will Live in Infamy

A Date Which Will Live in Infamy

Mr. Vice President, Mr. Speaker, Members of the Senate, and of the House of Representatives: Yesterday, December 7th, 1941 — a date which will live in infamy — the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan. The United States was at peace with […]

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Military Humor

‘Imminent Attack’ Causes Heightened State of Alert

‘Imminent Attack’ Causes Heightened State of Alert

  So no shit, there I was at the airport on Sunday when ‘Murica became immersed in its most recent ‘Heightened State of Alert’. After checking my bag, I’m on my way to everyone’s favorite flying activity, security checks. The line on this particular afternoon was much longer than usual. I’d venture a guess that […]

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How not to get excited about marriage

How not to get excited about marriage

Not sure if this is wrong or right, but definitely a bad approach

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If Facebook existed during World War II

If Facebook existed during World War II

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Other Recent Posts

You Dun Goofed Now

You Dun Goofed Now

| August 26, 2013

MPs is filmed on location with the men and women of military law enforcement. All dependapotimi are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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SSG Ty Carter to receive Medal of Honor

SSG Ty Carter to receive Medal of Honor

| August 21, 2013

SSG Ty Carter will receive the Medal of Honor for actions while defending COP Keating in Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province in Afghanistan on 3 October 2009. On 03 OCT 09, Soldiers of B TRP/3-61 CAV distinguished themselves when more than 400 Anti-Afghan forces, attempted to overrun COP Keating -which was a company-sized outpost. On that […]

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DoD to Extend Bennies to Same Sex Couples

DoD to Extend Bennies to Same Sex Couples

| August 18, 2013

Considering the butthurt that ensues over “non-polarizing” topics, the responses to this should be interesting. I’ll start by explaining my stance on the topic. I really don’t care. Does it bother me that gays can now serve openly in the military? No. Does it bother me that they’re now going to be entitled to the […]

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S.H.A.R.P. Training – Too Far or Not Enough?

S.H.A.R.P. Training – Too Far or Not Enough?

| August 13, 2013

Sexual harassment and assault is a hot topic in the military right now. Given the recent events of higher leadership, the military is now put under a microscope. Why is this happening? Why are soldiers afraid to come forward? If they have come forward, why are the numbers growing?  The Army came out with a […]

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Momma Benning: Home of the U.S. Army Assassin School (USAAS)

Momma Benning: Home of the U.S. Army Assassin School (USAAS)

| August 9, 2013

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VIP Treatment: Accused Fort Hood Shooter Gets Daily Helicopter Rides

VIP Treatment: Accused Fort Hood Shooter Gets Daily Helicopter Rides

| August 6, 2013

NBC 5 Investigates has learned the accused Fort Hood shooter Maj. Nidal Hasan receives extraordinary treatment in jail while victims of the attack argue they have been forgotten and mistreated by the U.S. Army. While a prisoner awaiting trial, Hasan is ferried by helicopter nearly every day, complete with an additional helicopter escort and security detail, […]

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