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If You Think Ukraine is Actually PAYING for All the US Weapons and Ammo, Guess Again

Empty ammo cans for our troops.
I remember before I retired from the Marine Corps, two specific and significant instances during the regime of Bubba Clinton;
  1. We had to literally ‘pass around the hat’ amongst the officers and senior enlisted to buy toilet paper for the troops who lived in the barracks. The DoD (Department of Defense) actually ran out of money to buy toilet paper for the troops.
  2. When it came time for the annual pistol re-qual, battalion S-3 (Training) announced that any Marine who qualified as ‘expert’ last year didn’t have to re-qual this year. There was a DoD-wide shortage of ammunition.
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Disintegration of the United States; 26 GOP Governors Unite to Counter ‘Absence of Federal Leadership’

National Guardsmen of Idaho and Montana cross-train with soldiers of the Royal Thai Army.

Ironically, it wasn’t until four-years after the end of The War Between the States that it became unconstitutional for any given state to take it upon themselves to secede from the United States (see the 1869 Supreme Court ruling regarding Texas v. White). Continue reading Disintegration of the United States; 26 GOP Governors Unite to Counter ‘Absence of Federal Leadership’

The veritable OCEAN of Oil and Liquid Natural Gas Underneath the United States

Most of us have been hearing of exactly how much oil and LNG (Liquid Natural Gas) the United States sits on top of, but if you’re anything like me, I can’t really envision such a thing.

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Everything Old is New Again: Why Britain Outlawed Guns, the Same is Happening in the USA

The shape of things to come for the United States? British tanks on the streets of Liverpool.

As just about everyone already knows, Great Britain has some of the toughest, strictest gun control laws on the entire planet. But it wasn’t always that way.

So what exactly was the catalyst for one of the great Western democracies to criminalize self-defense?

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