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Cmdr. Tammy Sue Royal, the skipper of the USS Harpers Ferry, was removed for “poor performance jeopardizing ship readiness and is not tied to one specific event,” according to a Navy spokesperson. But Carl Prine notes that San Diego amphibious...
Looking at the photograph above, I was struck by how similar this torpedo looks, at least on the outside, to those featured in World War II photographs. It made me think of other things in the military that really haven’t changed,...
If it hadn’t been a year since Sand Castle’s release, and two since production, I wouldn’t trust myself to speak objectively about the film. The experience of actually making “the sausage,” as movie production is often called, would color...
Not sure that Spec. Sharon Granville, an Army cook, knew what she was getting into when she signed up to participate in a working dog demonstration.   The post Join the Army, Get Battered by a Dog? appeared first on...
President Donald Trump disavowed a controversial remark made by his national security adviser, John Bolton, as he appeared increasingly eager Thursday to preserve a historic one-on-one meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un scheduled for next month. Bolton had...
Penetrating perception of things Chinese, or Asian, for that matter, are not our long suit.   A real-life example:  During my post-military second career, I labored as the Global Security Director for a major golf equipment manufacturer.  Stopping counterfeits of...
I met Rob O’Neill last night before he went on stage at Clever Talks in San Diego, Calif., and not surprisingly, he possesses what I would call the most ‘Murican suit jacket of all time. Although the exterior of his...
The gear: WARTORN Gloves by Viktos The need: There are a lot of shooting gloves on the market these days. Some are pretty crude with respect to dexterity and are best used with crew served weapons. Others allow enough tactile feel to...
Editor’s note: In the fleeting final months of peace before the attack on Pearl Harbor, a group of pilots from across the U.S. armed forces comprising the First American Volunteer Group (AVG), led by legendary Army pilot Claire Lee...
The Trump administration is considering housing children who cross the border illegally at several different military installations, including three in Texas. The Department of Health and Human Services has not officially announced the effort, but messages obtained by the Washington Post show...
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