9 Years Ago, Today.

Two of my fellow cavalrymen gave their all. Keith and Jason were shot down and killed while on patrol just outside of Camp Taji, Iraq. They gave up their lives protecting their wingman after coming under heavy fire from a pre-planned enemy ambush. Rest in peace gentlemen. You are not forgotten. ATTACK!

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“Never Before Have So Many Owed So Much…”

You owe it to yourself to listen to this outstanding speech by BG Erik Kurilla.

Past, Imperfect

I know I’ve shared the story of Arthur Jacobs’ tale being made into a film via crowdfunding in a couple Open Threads, but now that it’s the subject of a Taki’s Page column, a little more depth to Mr. Jacobs’ experiences. Also, in light of recent campaign trail comments on the deportations of US […]

Tuesday Open Thread

Veteran’s Day Open Thread

U.S. Marines take a break during the Chosin Breakout — nearly 65 years ago (in a couple of weeks). As Chesty Puller said… “We’re surrounded. That simplifies our problem.” Happy belated birthday to the Marines and a Happy Veteran’s Day!