Tag Archives: Afghanistan war

Atty: Shooting suspect didn’t ‘snap’


The attorney for the soldier who killed 16 people in Afghanistan said his client “didn’t snap.” If he didn’t snap then what is the cause? Is the attorney saying the soldier did this on purpose. If so, then the worst of the worst should happen to this soldier. Such a […]

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Urinating on dead bodies by Marines is pure classless…


Over the course of this war, tasteless images have surfaced over and over again. I don’t care who your enemy is, urinating on dead bodies who can’t defend themselves is pure classless. I hope the Afghanistan people don’t retaliate on the rest of our soldiers:

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The “Obama Doctrine” appears to be working!!!


When Obama announced military intervention against Libya’s leader Moammar Gadhafi, everyone inside the US borders was mumbling “not another war.” How could we pay for another military intervention when we have troop of 130,000+ in Iraq and Afghanistan? Also, why waste more treasure on another foreign country when our economy […]

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Is it time for the USA to downgrade military investments around the world??


The USA is in the same place many great nations in history have been, over extending its military presence around the world. The Roman Empire failed b/c of over extending its military by occupying too much territory. The Vatican Church was the world’s superpower after the first crusades only to […]

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We need to take care of our Soldiers…..


After WW2, the US government came up with a brilliant plan to return soldiers back to work. The plan was called the G.I. bill which overtime produced the largest middle class in American history. 66 years later, it seems like the American people don’t care about our returning soldiers. The […]

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Rashard Mendenhall…really


First he fumbled the football in the Super Bowl, and now fumbled his cell phone.  I understand where he is coming from but I’m very happy to celebrate.  I guess the death of Hitler wasn’t anything for the world to celebrate about either…man get real.  His comments: “Among Mendenhall’s posts, […]

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Success in Afghanistan?


The capture & killing of Bin Laden has given Americans a new hope for Afghanistan, but the facts are the facts, it’s still going bad.  A new poll by http://pewresearch.org/ helps explain the upbeat: “Nearly seven in 10 see the U.S. killing of bin Laden as a boost to the […]

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No Photo Mr. President?


As for today (May 4, 2011), the Obama Administration has decided not to release the photo of the deceased Bin Laden.  Why this decision?  Well, the argument goes a little like this; they want to protect children from nightmarish  pictures of a person shot in the head. They don’t want […]

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How much have we spent on the Iraq & Afghanistan War?


The US has spent about 1.3 trillion & counting on these two wars.  These spending totals erupted after the 9/11 attacks.  According to a CNNMoney.com article: At the forefront of this broad expansion was the Department of Homeland Security. Twenty-two federal agencies were consolidated under the control of one director, […]

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