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Saturday, September 12, 1914 - El Paso Herald gives a full page to the role of dogs on Great War battlefields!

El Paso Herald (El Paso, Texas)

As a dog lover, I couldn’t pass up posting this article from the September 12th edition of the El Paso Herald 218 more words

Front Page News

This Week in History: Tanks first used in battle during World War I

Machine guns, heavy artillery, barbed wire, and poison gas all existed before World War I (1914-1918). Airplanes, too, already existed, as did observation balloons, submarines, hand grenades, and flame throwers. 533 more words

History

Edge of Tomorrow (2014)

An officer finds himself caught in a time loop in a war with an alien race. His skills increase as he faces the same brutal combat scenarios, and his union with a Special Forces warrior gets him closer and closer to defeating the enemy. 185 more words

Action

Hitler's Buzz Saw: The MG42

MG42 Photo Album

Firing at up to 1,500 rounds per minute, the German MG42 produced a sound unlike anything previously heard on the battlefield – a sound some likened to tearing cloth or a saw blade ripping through wood. 480 more words

World War II

That Arizona Uzi shooting by a 9-year-old girl is one of several hundred accidental shootings that will happen this year

By now you’ve probably heard about the nine-year-old girl who accidentally shot a gun instructor at a shooting range in Arizona. For those who haven’t, the girl lost control over the Uzi submachine gun she was handling after the instructor switched the gun from semi-automatic—which fires a single bullet at a time—to automatic, which sets off a cascade of bullets such as you might see in, say,  296 more words

Chickens, Cows and RPGs

Tuk Tuk Driver: So where do you want to go today?

Me: Hmm, not sure…. How about to a gun range to shoot a machine gun, everyone that comes to Cambodia shoots a machine gun. 292 more words

Travel

THE WILD WEST


THE WILD WEST
The Wild West has migrated east
The Middle East near and far
Where the horse has been superseded
By the pick-up, the land cruiser and the car… 126 more words

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