Archive for the ‘War’ Category

Equal Opportunity Killing

Saturday, November 30, 2013 7:50 6 Comments

Nancy Pelosi called this the “selfie of the year.” The self-esteem selfie of the first four women to make it through Marine infantry training. From Gawker: These women have now definitively proven what fatuous Congressional oldsters for so long prevented other women from demonstrating: the ability to hump 90 pounds of gear over rough terrain [...]

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Libertarians for Conscription

Monday, September 9, 2013 18:13 8 Comments

From Cato, of course. This post at Cato, “The Libertarian Case for National Military Service,” reads like satire, but alas, it is not. The author actually writes “freedom isn’t free,” and he thinks that libertarians shouldn’t recoil from the notion of mandatory military service because serving your government masters can be a “pillar of freedom” [...]

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Images of War

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 19:35 No Comments

The horror of the human casualties of war from the Unknown Soldier Project by David Jay.

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Military Privilege

Thursday, April 11, 2013 11:41 6 Comments

This morning I noted that Detroit Int’l Airport has a Freedom Lounge with a sign says “Serving Those Who Serve Us.” It’s a special ‘military only’ lounge for the government’s war enforcers. They sure as heck don’t serve me because I don’t conduct the wars they “serve.” Surely the airport doesn’t have an entrepreneur’s lounge, [...]

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Your Unknowing Masters

Saturday, February 16, 2013 16:38 3 Comments

This is from the greatest hits archive. This one must never be lost for future archeologists.

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America’s Top Sniper is Killed by a PTSD Vet

Sunday, February 3, 2013 15:25 4 Comments

The hero killer for the state, Chris Kyle, America’s most admired sniper, was killed at a gun range. The New York Times reports: The police identified the gunman as Eddie Ray Routh, a 25-year-old veteran with a history of mental illness who had served in both Iraq and Afghanistan. The police offered no information about [...]

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Give Your Children the Gift of Love: Their Very Own Drone and Kill List

Thursday, January 24, 2013 19:05 No Comments

An authentic US Air Force unmanned aerial vehicle with display stand. The customer reviews are priceless. Well, that’s because this appears to be a “fake” Amazon page. Though one can barely navigate the waters between ‘real’ and ‘satire’ nowadays without fervent research.

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You Chose the Mall Over a Murdering Spree?

Wednesday, July 4, 2012 19:59 3 Comments

If you didn’t sacrifice your children to die for the government-corporatocracy complex, then the least you can do is send the state your dough. Or so says a bunch of wealthy bastards who feel guilty for not dying for the state. This quote from the article is rather telling: Every successful business person in America “has [...]

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Benito Napolitano

Monday, May 7, 2012 20:19 4 Comments

The evil Napolitano (as opposed to the good one) speaks to Australians about why they should be aligned and supportive of the US military-industrial-surveillance-security complex. Reader Chris Bieber writes, “Mussolini said the same thing…only in Italian.”

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Plastic Patriot Ignorance

Saturday, January 14, 2012 15:47 2 Comments

Regarding Lew Rockwell’s post on the website that bears his name: he notes the twist on the definition of terrorism: “Terrorism is a Muslim killing an Israeli, an American, or one of their allies.” But an American, Israeli, or one of their allies killing a “Terrorist” in his own homeland is a hero, a soldier [...]

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