Category Archives: Military

If this is your first time trying democracy, you’ve gotta fight

When I open up a newspaper or read an article on line about what is happening around the world right now, I can’t help but think that maybe Billy Corgan was right when he crooned,    “The world is a

If this is your first time trying democracy, you’ve gotta fight

When I open up a newspaper or read an article on line about what is happening around the world right now, I can’t help but think that maybe Billy Corgan was right when he crooned,    “The world is a

Nigeria, the new Iraq

Once upon a time Nigeria was a struggling country located on the west coast of Africa mired in centuries of strife and dereliction from European colonialism.  The misappropriation of resources, the blatant disregard for human life from constant civil and

Nigeria, the new Iraq

Once upon a time Nigeria was a struggling country located on the west coast of Africa mired in centuries of strife and dereliction from European colonialism.  The misappropriation of resources, the blatant disregard for human life from constant civil and

Thank you for your service and dedication

On Veteran’s Day we express our appreciation and gratitude for the men and women that put themselves in harm’s way to protect and patrol this planet and to protect the American way of life.   “As we express our gratitude,

Thank you for your service and dedication

On Veteran’s Day we express our appreciation and gratitude for the men and women that put themselves in harm’s way to protect and patrol this planet and to protect the American way of life.   “As we express our gratitude,

Red Rover, red rover

It should be of growing concern to the American people that the relationship between the US and the Russians are becoming more and more tenuous.  It is of no surprise since Russia is geographically and politically closer to China than

Red Rover, red rover

It should be of growing concern to the American people that the relationship between the US and the Russians are becoming more and more tenuous.  It is of no surprise since Russia is geographically and politically closer to China than

Free Tibet, but America, that will cost you

Every time that president Barrack Obama meets with Hu Jintao during his visits to the United States to discuss relations between the two nations it makes the hair on the back of my neck stand up.  It isn’t because I

Free Tibet, but America, that will cost you

Every time that president Barrack Obama meets with Hu Jintao during his visits to the United States to discuss relations between the two nations it makes the hair on the back of my neck stand up.  It isn’t because I

We salute you for a job well done

Let’s take a moment out of our day off to show our appreciation to the men and women that have fought, and continue to fight for the freedom and preservation of this country.  The men and women that have given

We salute you for a job well done

Let’s take a moment out of our day off to show our appreciation to the men and women that have fought, and continue to fight for the freedom and preservation of this country.  The men and women that have given

Make them walk the plank

*I wrote this a few months back, so the stories might be a little dated, but the sentiment is still the same. Last week 4 people were killed in the Indian Ocean when their yacht was boarded by Somali pirates

Make them walk the plank

*I wrote this a few months back, so the stories might be a little dated, but the sentiment is still the same. Last week 4 people were killed in the Indian Ocean when their yacht was boarded by Somali pirates