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Idiot Of The Week - Mike Pence

It has been a couple of weeks since I wrote an Idiot of the Week post.  It is not that I ran out of idiots, just that I have had so many other ideas swirling like multi-coloured glass chips in my head, have been trying to publish posts about Hillary Clinton’s political agenda multiple times a week, and have just been too busy to pay much attention to idiots.  1,070 more words

Social Commentary

National Air Guardsman Tapped To Lead MacDill AFB

Lt. Gen. Samuel Cox, commander of the 18th Air Force, passes the 6th Air Mobility Wing guidon to the incoming commander, Col. April Vogel, during the wing change of command ceremony at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., July 8, 2016. 737 more words

Air Force

Women in the Draft: A New Frontier For Gender Equality

By Grace Masback

Caitlin Speak(Portland, Oregon)

Go to the Selective Service System Website, go to “Registration,” and click “Registration Form” on the left sidebar. The first question on the form asks about “Sex,” and next to the “Female” option there is a note that says “current law does not permit females to register.” Selecting “Female” on the form immediately leads to another page, and doesn’t allow the user to finish filling out the rest of the form. 2,444 more words

Equality

Unrelenting Love Release Time

Blurb:

Katlin Callahan’s training in Military Special Operations isn’t the only secret she keeps from Alex Wolf. She’s loved him for years…as a friend…and more while their relationship included benefits. 511 more words

Romance

Let's Take Another Look at Military Draft of Young Women

I became draft-eligible in 1973.  It was during the last, ugly days of the Vietnam War.  The war was winding down, the fighting was still intense, combat casualties were high, and Americans, including many guys my age who were serving “in country”, wondered what the hell we were doing there.  543 more words

Patriotism

Getting the Cover Just Right

Admit it, you have judged a book by its cover.

Research claims it’s the first thing that attracts a reader.

When I started in publishing, I was told… 638 more words

Romance

Women must register for the draft; House committee says

In the wake of the Pentagon fully embracing gender equality, a House of Representatives committee narrowly approved the measure

4/28/16 – (RT News) In the wake of the Pentagon fully embracing gender equality, a House of Representatives committee narrowly approved a measure requiring women to register for Selective Service, the US military draft system.

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