Tag Archive: Military personnel

Duckworth Kicks Some Ass

I don’t agree with Tammy Duckworth on a lot. But holy shit, did she bring it to yesterday’s hearing about a man claiming a prep school injury qualified him for contracts and benefits aimed at disabled veterans.

Context here. Like I said, I disagree with Duckworth on some political stuff. But I’ve always admired her service to her country. And yesterday, I was proud to have her in Congress. People who fraudulently take advantage … Read more

How Deep the Rabbit Hole Goes

I think we could save ourselves a lot of time with this Petraeus scandal if we just assumed everyone is sleeping with everyone, everyone is e-mailing everyone and everyone is sexting everyone:

The FBI probe into the sex scandal that prompted CIA Director David Petraeus to resign has expanded to ensnare Gen. John R. Allen, the commander of U.S. and NATO troops in Afghanistan, the Pentagon announced early Tuesday.

According to a senior U.S.

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Veteran’s Day

That’s today: 11/11/11. Honor the people that sacrificed to protect us all.… Read more