Admiral Mike Mullen

Now it’s really Obama’s War: arms—and possibly troops—on their way

Now it’s really Obama’s War.  Soon arms—and quite possibly troops—will be on their way. The United States has agreed to send new arms to Iraq to thwart Al Qaeda-linked militants currently controlling Fallujah following a request by Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, senior defense officials told Fox News. Army Col. Steve Warren, a Pentagon spokesman, declined to… Read More »

Obama’s War Part II: Jack Keane and the Military-Industrial Complex

  With Obama’s war in Iraq escalating, there is talk in Washington that US troops should go back.  This is no surprise because the Iraqi army is not ready now, and won’t be for some time.  It doesn’t matter what weapons we send them.  Without our own forces there, Iraq’s chances are dim. Not only does Secretary of State… Read More »

David Petraeus is considered a war criminal by some people. Is he?

David Petraeus is considered a war criminal by some people. Is he?  Looking back over his career, especially the last ten years of it, one has ample reason to wonder. He was handed a career the day he graduated from West Point when he married Holly Knowlton, the daughter of the Superintendent.  All he had to do was show… Read More »

Pentagon to permit benefits for same-sex spouses

                      The Pentagon is going to authorize benefits for same-sex spouses starting September 3, 2013.  We knew this was coming.  DoD is doing this, even though it said previously that it would adhere to the Defense of Marriage Act.  Now that Obama is ignoring the law, DoD… Read More »

Insanity update: gays in the military to get benefits for “spouses”

                        Leaving nothing to chance before he departs, outgoing Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta has ordered that gays in the military begin to receive benefits for their “spouses,” just like my mom and dad got.  Is this a great country or what? Departing Secretary of… Read More »