After the public patiently waited and wondered for nearly four days, the five “international soldiers” who were swept off a Missouri road by flood waters last Saturday have been identified. This morning, a newspaper reported that the last victim’s body was found, 6 miles from the flooded roadway.
We remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice:
They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
We will remember them.
Laurence Binyon’s poem For the Fallen, written in September 1914
It seems apparent that we may never learn the whole truth about the recent murders in Oregon. The official narrative seems to be that the shooter, Christopher Mercer (aka Chris Harper-Mercer), was a mentally ill loser who somehow gathered a “legal” arsenal, carried a rifle and 5 handguns into Umpqua Community College without being seen or stopped, and systematically, within 10 minutes, murdered 9 fellow students–shooting one man 5 times (or 7 times) and one woman 10 times–and wounding 9. As usual, various scenarios are offered.
Posted in gun control, Ideology, Islamic Terrorism, Military, Open Threads, Racism, Radical Groups, Terrorism
Tagged Alek Skarlatos, Chris Harper-Mercer, ISIS, Jihad, Mohammad Youssef Abdulazeez, Obama, open thread, Robert O'Neill, Terrorism, Umpqua Community College
Houston, we have a problem. Citizens of the USA, have you heard about this outrage? U.S. troops, our very own troops, smuggling illegal aliens into the country!
Posted in Corruption, Government Policies, Immigration, Islamic Terrorism, Media bias, Military, National Policy, Open Threads
Tagged Arnoldo Gracia, Brandon Troy Robbins, Christopher David Wix, Donald Trump, Eric Alexander Rodriguez, Illegal Aliens, Judge Andrew Hanen, open thread, soldiers smuggling illegals, Yashira Marie Perez-Morales
For 200 years, the world has been saying that Napoleon met his Waterloo, when he was handed a resounding defeat by the British and their allies on June 18, 1815.
Today is Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day:
National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, which is observed annually on December 7, is to remember and honor all those who died in the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.
On August 23, 1994, United States Congress … designated December 7 of each year as National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. … It is a tradition to fly the Flag of the United States at half-staff until sunset in honor of dead patriots.