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Captain Bone Spurs insults troops again

Guy who compares dodging gonorrhea in studio 54 with serving in combat and muses about wishing he won a purple heart insults the troops once again. Speaking with the Retired American Warriors PAC in Virginia, the Republican nominee suggested veterans suffering from PTSD are not “strong” and “can’t handle” the stresses of war. Source: Trump […]

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Children of US Troops Born Overseas Will No Longer Get Automatic American Citizenship

I can think of no one more deserving of “merit based immigration” than the children of active duty military personnel.

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France Dropping Concrete Bombs In Libya

France has begun using concrete filled training bombs to literally crush Gadhafi’s tanks without causing massive explosions that can harm nearby civilians. Apparently, the 660-pound “training bombs” have not been pressed into combat due to a lack of explosive munitions, as was reported earlier this month. From AFP: Military spokesman Thierry Burkhard denied rumors the […]

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Realism on Defense Spending

if we’re talking about fiscal issues, you have to bear the arithmetic in mind. We’re not living in the 1950s, when defense was half the federal budget. Even a drastic cut in military spending wouldn’t release enough money to offset more than a small fraction of the projected rise in health care costs. From Realism […]