Monatsarchiv: Dezember 2017

A Strategic Door Opens

Iranians are fed up with a lifetime of murder. The protests appear sparked by social media posts and a surge in prices of basic food supplies, like eggs and poultry. Officials and state media made a point Saturday of saying … Weiterlesen

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Asking Why

From each of us here at In The Old Corps to each of you, please have a joy-filled and safe celebration of the new year. Recapping 2017 proved easy. There were only 2 news stories this year: at any moment … Weiterlesen

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An American Civil War, Part II

Thank you to Davey, Dwayne Lunsford and MajW DC for their thoughtful comments on Part I of ‚An American Civil War.‘ This post is a response to those comments. There are some data points out there that should give one … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Constitution, Defending the Homeland, History, Insurgency & Counterinsurgency, Readiness, Resistance | 1 Kommentar

Well Ain’t That Special

Didn’t know the SMA was decision maker; but apparently he is, as he is talking as if the „pinks and greens“ are a done deal.  Really Army, you say we have a readiness crisis, but we have money to go … Weiterlesen

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Football Season

I’ve enjoyed exactly two football games this season. Not NFL games – I’ve been boycotting Roger Goodell & the Limousine Liberals for several years, and the protests by a bunch of millionaires who’s talents on the football field add nothing … Weiterlesen

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Standards Are Ancient History

Two stories on the destruction of our military that began under Obama and continues with his maggoty leavings. First off, our Navy. We’ve come a long way from the Great White Fleet (can a sailor say that anymore?) or even … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Army, Army National Guard, Army Reserve, History, Navy, Readiness | Kommentar hinterlassen

The New National Security Strategy

Offered without comment. At the bottom of the linked page is a link to download the NSS so you may read it at your convenience. I haven’t read it yet, but have read synopses of President Trump’s summary. There is … Weiterlesen

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An American Civil War

Lt Col P threw this thought-grenade over the transom to me, and so on his behalf we present this article to you our Readers. Please read it all, especially the comments. I do have two tactical objections to the view … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Arms and the Citizen, Chaos, Resistance | 5 Kommentare

Synchronicity, Coincidence or Conspiracy?

We live in interesting times. I remarked the other day that this is Alex Jones’s world and we just live in it. One aspect that is interesting is that which was once dismissed as coincidence, such as Mrs. Clinton approving … Weiterlesen

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SMA Has a New Uniform

Well well doesn’t the SMA of the Army look resplendent in his „pinks and greens“.  Trouble is the originial „pinks and greens“ were an officer uniform; soldiers and NCOs wore a green wool blouse about the color of World War … Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Army, CSM Going Bat Shit Crazy, History, Idiocy, Sergeant Majors being stupid, World War I, World War II | 2 Kommentare