We’ve all read and some of us have experienced an errant 500 lb. dumb bomb, or artillery round killing friendly forces. It now appears that since technology improves, as described below in the Strategy Page article and two articles in libNOT.com about the GPS guided Excalibur artillery round, located HERE and HERE, our soldiers on [...]
As with anything, or anyone today that may be considered controversial, Dr. Mercola is another medical professional and writer that is more than willing to take on big business (read: Big Pharma) stick his finger in their eye and tell it like it is. He’s a great writer, has great products (in my view) and [...]
This is a must watch video for all parents and anyone else that wishes basic information on the staph infection outbreak that is taking place all over the country. Schools, gyms, sports teams, military training facilities, hospitals - in particular, the elderly are extremely vulnerable to MRSA staph infection. It’s dangerous, it can be deadly [...]
BVG sent this in regarding a treed bear in Alabama.
Lowndes County, Al. (WSFA) — There was an unusual find Thursday afternoon in Lowndes County.
Landowner “Mr. Willie” Lowrey heard a dog barking and as he looked up he saw a full grown bear at the top of a tree!
Lowrey was doing some work on his property [...]
The latest to hit the news-wires today is Iran’s demand that the United States apologize for the “unfair accusations” that the Proletariat run by the Imams in Iran are developing a nuclear weapons program and not one for “peaceful” energy purposes.
After reading the fascinating piece by Claude Salhani, the Editor of The Middle East Times, [...]
U.S. troops in Iraq deploy at night. rlw/JoAnn S Makinano/REX FETAURES UPI via Newscom
Many years ago this writer used a hand held “Star-Light” scope and for a short time had one mounted on top of a Browning M2 .50 caliber (12.7mm) Machine Gun. We thought at the time that we were unbeatable with such technology, [...]
Coalition forces discover disguised truck-bomb
Multi-National Division – North PAO
MOSUL, Iraq – Coalition forces discovered a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device disguised as a Red Crescent food relief truck in southeastern Mosul Feb. 15.
The truck was labeled with hospital markings but contained eight 55-gallon drums with more than 5,000 pounds of unknown bulk explosives.
The discovery was made [...]
Two Iraqi Army Soldiers pull multiple weapons and explosives from a hole during a cache find north of Lutifiyah Feb. 19. Photo by Pvt. Christopher McKenna, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (AA) Public Affairs.
IED, Indirect Fire Cells Disrupted by Weapons Find
Saturday, 23 February 2008
By Pvt. Christopher McKenna
101st Airborne Division [...]
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Mobile Gun Sauna
by James Dunnigan
February 23, 2008
Discussion Board on this DLS topic
The U.S. Army sent the first of its Stryker Mobile Gun Systems to Iraq last year. This is a Stryker armed with 105mm gun. There is a three man crew, mainly because the gun has an automatic loader. [...]
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