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One Time I laid a Company Challenge Coin on GEN Petraeus

When General Petraeus visited our FOB, in 2010-11, I was a Company Commander. Seeing an opportunity to lay a coin on the master of COIN, I colluded with my 1SG, who received a purple heart for getting blown up (he survived with a few scratches, miraculously – 8 Afghan Policemen and militiamen, as well as 5 Afghan civilians were not so lucky), to use the opportunity to thank General Petraeus for his work on behalf of soldiers and war fighters via the “Gater Done” Alpha “Alligator” Company, 1-87 Infantry official Deployment Coin. 248 more words

Aspen Ideas Festival

What do Hillary Clinton, Al Gore, Tony Blair, David Petraeus and Newt Gingrich all have in common?  All of them attended the “Afternoon Conversation” held in Aspen, Colorado, ( 384 more words

We Are Change

Ed Klein Reveals Why Susan Rice and not Hillary appeared on 5 Sunday Talk Shows on Sept. 16, 2012

In his book, Blood Feud, author Ed Klein has revealed why it was that Susan Rice and not Hillary Clinton appeared on 5 Sunday talk shows following the Sept. 603 more words

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Hypocrisy, Thy Name is Gene Nichol

I was of the understanding that being paid a boatload of money while doing very little work is wrong. That it contributes to income inequality. 143 more words

​ISIS in Iraq stinks of CIA/NATO ‘dirty war’ op

by – William Engdahl

For days now, since their dramatic June 10 taking of Mosul, Western mainstream media have been filled with horror stories of the military conquests in Iraq of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, with the curious acronym ISIS. 1,509 more words


USPS Explores Attaching Electronic Sensors to Your Mail | EUTimes.net......

The US Postal Service is looking to integrate with the “Internet of Things” by attaching electronic sensors to your mail.

The proposal appears in a solicitation posted on FedBizOpps which announces a program to, “Provide a vision for the Internet of Things applied to the… 427 more words

Alternate News

U.S. should bomb ISIS targets to protect West from emerging 'terrorist army' in Iraq, retired general says

America should launch “targeted” military attacks against an emerging “terrorist army” in Iraq if the security of the West is jeopardized, the former head of coalition forces in the country said Thursday. 733 more words