Tag Archives: War on Terror

Telling Fact from Twaddle

…the cause is American ignorance of both the lands and the people. Virtually no one in the United States has any notion of the region, they say, though all seem to have strong opinions. Indeed. And that ignorance runs so … Continue reading

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The Cost of Ignoring Military Innovation

After Vietnam and 3 degrees, I can still say that guerrilla warfare was probably the most intellectually intense thing I have ever participated in.  It is a constant and deadly evolutionary game of “one upsmanship” with each side alternately developing … Continue reading

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The Moore/Rogen Tweets Just Took Our National Temperature

The reaction to the Clint Eastwood film, American Sniper, may, in the long run, be more consequential than the film itself. Yes indeed, it has caused a firestorm that further illustrates just how Balkanized the uSSA really is. Think secession–the … Continue reading

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How Accurate Is American Sniper?

Controversy over Kyle’s credibility casts doubts on the film, however—claims that he engaged in a bar fight with former Minnesota governor and pro wrestler Jesse Ventura, sniped looters in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, and killed two carjackers all remain … Continue reading

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Former Marine on Chris Kyle, American Sniper, and Social Implications

Clint Eastwood, director of the American Sniper movie, made many changes to Kyle’s accounts of what happened. Well you see, that is how it works. Heroes are exploited for propaganda purposes.  Is there anybody out there that still remembers Ira … Continue reading

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MY THOUGHTS ON THE MOVIE “AMERICAN SNIPER”

My issue is not with Chris Kyle–or with any other American fighting man. My issue is with the justness of the war Chris Kyle was ordered to fight. Yes, I realize that we have an all-volunteer army; but let’s be … Continue reading

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Does ‘American Sniper’ take aim at the truth?

Most blockbuster war movies have full U.S. military support, including the use of off-duty personal as well as the free use of everything from Black Hawk helicopters to aircraft carriers. All the Pentagon wants in return is a hand in … Continue reading

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Of course the left hates ‘American Sniper’

…a U.S. soldier, no less, who was proud of doing everything he could to protect his fellow servicemen… Damned right! All you spittle chinned, mouth breathing hero worshipers listen up! When real bullets fly, soldiers and Marines do NOT fight … Continue reading

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Jihadi Entrepreneurs and the IPO of the Century

ISIS is…an entrepreneurial organization consumed with finding innovative ways to make money.  One that isn’t tied down to territory, form of organization, or method of operation.  It can change on a dime if it generates more funding. Emphasis is mine because that … Continue reading

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Against Terrorism — But for What?

…our presence spawns more terrorists than our drones can kill. The only way radical Islam will ever be defeated is when the uS government puts its collective pencil down, gets up from its desk, turns the lights out and goes … Continue reading

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