Category Archives: Military and Police

Waco, Followed by the Inevitable Politicization.

Okay. It’s been a few days, so time for me to weigh in, here. There seems to be a lot of polarization with Pro-2A supporters, Gun Control supporters, and everybody’s favorite kicking bags: politicians. Let’s see if we can muddle through some of this.

This post will be kind of long, since I don’t really want to tackle Waco again unless there’s some major major developments. Continue reading Waco, Followed by the Inevitable Politicization.

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Black, White, Blue, and Copper – The Killing of Walter Scott

Black people. White People. Blue Uniforms, and Copper jacketed bullets. Shit just hit the fan. Again.

By now, I’m sure you’ve heard about the case where Charleston PD’s Officer Michael T. Slager shot and killed 50-year-old Walter Scott. His call to dispatch said that Scott had taken the taser and the officer felt in fear for his life.

The video tells a different storyContinue reading Black, White, Blue, and Copper – The Killing of Walter Scott

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SGT Bergdahl Is Being Charged With Desertion

I’m of mixed feelings on this new development. Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl spent five years as a captive by the Taliban, and released this past May in a deal that many of the public – and a good portion of lawmakers – claim was illegal. Five Taliban prisoners were exchanged for one American – I don’t argue that on principle, but why wait for so long, and for one who was accused of deserting his post? Continue reading SGT Bergdahl Is Being Charged With Desertion

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Real Genius? Where’s the House Full of Popcorn?

Original Article – http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/technology-science/technology/lockheed-martins-laser-weapon-destroys-5277778

In a move that just reminds us 80’s kids of a whole lot of popcorn, Lockheed Martin has developed and tested a laser weapon cable of destroying vehicles from over a mile away. (video) Continue reading Real Genius? Where’s the House Full of Popcorn?

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