National Security

9/11 Where Were You?

Veterans’ Tales by Allen Ness I was an Observer/Controller at the Joint Readiness Training Center, Ft Polk, LA.  The Command took care of us, when we weren’t in the “box” we worked half days and three or four day weekends.  Ft Polk is the middle of nowhere but is within five [Read More]

Nominations

GAYS IN THE MILITARY, AN OLD WARTIME REMEMBRANCE

Vassar Bushmills “Policies Concerning Homosexuals” have changed since I was an Army defense lawyer in the closing years of the Vietnam War. “Being boarded out” was a large part of my defense work. I’d be interested to know how attitudes stand up to today versus how it was during that war. In [Read More]

Heroes

VETERANS: WHY DO AMERICANS ENLIST…..WHEN THEY DON’T HAVE TO?

Vassar Bushmills This is a theme with us at VeteransTales.0rg. When more veterans with skin in the game have checked in, this will be a running topic, and within two years, a working project on the ground. (Check our Mission statement for the longer game.) At the heart of this inquiry is hearing from veterans about [Read More]

Culture

VETERANS TALES IS NOW ALIVE!

Vassar Bushmills Ok, now come kick the tires at VeteransTales.org. We invite every veteran and child of a veteran to come visit and rummage through old letters and stored emails and photos and bring us some of the stories you recall from your tours, daddy or granddaddy’s, or from all those mothers, [Read More]

PC-Silliness

Disneyland Silences Ret. Marine’s Voice for Recording at Flag Retreat Ceremony

How low will Disneyland continue to sink? Is Disneyland at war with American workers and our values? For the past several years, Disneyland more concerned with profits has been working overtime to decimate its American workforce by replacing its IT staff with foreigners entering the USA under the  H-1B visa program.  Laid off American IT [Read More]

Announcement

ANNOUNCING: Veteran’s Tales, a website for Veteran’s by Veterans

Vassar Bushmills I’m extra pleased to announce the launching of a new website, by veteran’s for veterans, called “Veteran’s’ Tales”. I’ve been fortunate to join with Allen Ness, US Army Paratrooper, Master Sergeant, Retired, and Dave Poff, aka Haystack from RedState.com fame, to form a new 501 (3) c website, [Read More]

Faith

Trump Designs New Model for Being the Boss

Vassar Bushmills Trump Pays for Lavish Christmas Feast for Police and Military Who Protect Him. The Left will mock him, call him a garish show-off, but it will be a generation at least before the next Barack Obama will spend millions of our dollars to vacation his family around the world. Hell, [Read More]