USS Wisconsin in Virginia


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The battleship USS Wisconsin makes a very intimidating backdrop at the end of this street in Norfolk, Virginia.

Veterans in Congress


Allen B West

“Wanna know why we have veterans dying at the hands of the VA & we’re handing “pink slips” to combat leaders? Wanna know why we’re decimating our military when the world is a far more dangerous? See image. We don’t have veterans serving in our legislative branch like we once did. And how many have served a full active duty career or have served on recent battlefields? This is very disconcerting.”

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Soldier Calls Latrine Wall Phone Number, Does Not Have Good Time


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FORT CARSON, Colo. — A soldier who called a number he found on a latrine wall in order to have a “good time” did not, in fact, have a good time, sources confirmed Friday. Read more

Not on Our Watch


I wanted to personally address this issue. With everything these animals have done and may be capable of doing, this latest threat (whether part of their psychological propaganda or not) is a serious one. (The targeting of servicemembers and their families).  I want ask that all service members and their families be extra vigilant Friends and extended families, be on guard as well and report anything out of the ordinary. I know that all of you can take care of your own and have already have plans and back up plans but I wouldn’t feel right if I didn’t say anything. Keep your heads on pivot. Be Safe.  ~Anna Read more

Above & Beyond


 

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On September 25, 1918, leading American World War I ace Eddie Rickenbacker attacked seven enemy airplanes alone and shot down two of them. He received the Medal of Honor for “conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity above and beyond the call of duty in action against the enemy.” This uniform jacket was worn by Rickenbacker during World War I.

Image of the Day: 4 October 2014


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Bomb Burst–Blue Angels US Navy

The Blue Angels are here in San Diego all weekend; this is in honor of them.