From The Trailer Park - Range 15 (Redband Trailer)

Action/comedy about a group of veterans who must fight their way across the country to find the cure for the Zombie Apocalypse. Billed as the first movie made with a cast and crew almost entirely made up of U.S. military personnel. Looks like a helluva lot of goofy fun to me.

Co-stars include Sean […]

Soaring Valor

Last summer, Gary Sinise and his Foundation brought dozens of World War 2 veterans on a trip to visit the National WWII Museum in New Orleans. The experience was recorded and made into this very moving short documentary. If you’ve got 7 minutes to spare, it’s well worth watching.

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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!