Happy Birthday, Mr. President

Today is former president Ronald Reagan’s birthday. He would have been 105 years old.

Dog will die to protect his man and man will die to protect his country.

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DoD: Spouses Selling Snake Oil and Potions at All-Time High

Duffel Blog

I haven’t shared anything from the guys at Duffel Blog  for some time. Check out what thae’ve been up to! Today, we learn that military  spouses are selling snake oil…(all of the submissions published on Duffel Blog are  of a satirical nature. Please see disclaimer below): 


THE PENTAGON — A thriving market of completely useless and laughably marketed schemes peddled by military spouses has exploded in military communities around the country this year, Pentagon sources said today.

According to Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook, get-rich-quick pyramid scams like “It Helps!” and “Blexxus,” once derided as “clearly bullshit” and “obvious Ponzi schemes,” have proliferated at an alarming rate..
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Image of the Day: 7 February 2016

I understand that fear is my friend, but not always. Never turn your back on Fear. It should always be in front of you, like a thing that might have to be killed. My father taught me that, along with a few other things that have kept my life interesting.  

― Hunter S. Thompson


Image caption:
U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Skylar Barrowman with Fox Company, 2nd Battalion, 8th Marines (2/8), Regimental Combat Team 7, provides security during a clearing operation in Nowzad, Afghanistan, June 6, 2013. The Marines and Sailors of 2/8 conducted a partnered operation with their Afghan National Security Force counterparts.