Category Archives: Military

It’s Official: World War I is Finally Over

Dyer Sez: No, the title above is most certainly not a misprint. After almost one-hundred years, the “War to End All Wars” is finally over. Although a ceasing of all hostilities was enacted in 1918, the treaty of Versailles (signed … Continue reading

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9/11, Koran Burning Preachers, And Mosques At Ground Zero – How Did We Get Here?

Dyer Sez: This past weekend, we remembered the ninth anniversary of the attacks of 9/11. While I was in mourning for that terrible day, as many were in the US, I also was grieving what we have lost as a … Continue reading

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Man Found Guilty Of Being A Moron On Facebook And Sentenced….To the Army

Dy’er Sez: Our criminal court system is supposed to be set up to determine one’s guilt or lack thereof, and to assign punishment to those who have broken a law. But, according to an AP story, a new court ruling … Continue reading

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Blackwater (Xe) Steals From Troops, Keeps Government Contracts

Dy’er Sez ; McClatchy News is reporting that Xe (formerly known as the mercenary organization, Blackwater) has been hit with a 42 million dollar settlement after an investigation by the State Dept.  into hundreds of counts of wrongdoing and misconduct. … Continue reading

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GENERAL MCCHRYSTAL CLAIMS TO DEFEAT AL QAEDA GET BIN LADEN

Dy’er Sez: Really General? Wasn’t it just a couple of days ago when Robert gates said there hadn’t been any now intelligence on Bin Laden for YEARS? And now you’re gung ho to go get him? Let me ask you then: … Continue reading

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GATES ADMITS THAT U.S. HAS ABSOLUTELY NO IDEA WHERE BIN LADEN IS

Dy’er Sez: To put it very simply, if after almost nine years the most powerful country with the most powerful military and the most powerful intelligence agencies has absolutely no idea where it’s supposed enemy number one is, then it’s blatantly … Continue reading

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OBAMA PROPOSES MORE UNJUSTIFIED WAR WITHOUT END IN WEST POINT SPEECH

Dy’er Sez: I, for one, have grown very weary of people in suits who hold positions of power, stand behind a podium and flat out lie to the American people. I never tolerated it under past administrations, and I will not … Continue reading

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IS OBAMA AFRAID OF THE BIG BAD WOLF…ER, BLACKWATER?

Dy’er Sez: Author Jeremy Scahill in a recent interview with Rachel Maddow on Obama and Blackwater poses an interesting proposition. With all the bad that Blackwater has done, ranging to bribery to outright mass murder, why are they still garnering contracts … Continue reading

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A WORD TO OUR MILITARY VERERANS

John Sez: Today is Veteran’s day. I could go ahead and write a piece about patriotism, or how wonderful the military is, or about the sacrifice that many who have worn the uniforms of our services, but I think that … Continue reading

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81 YEAR OLD MAN TASERED BY THE MILITARY DURING TRAFFIC STOP

Dy’er Sez: Never mind that the guy is 81 years old, which brings into question what was on the mind of the 4 men in uniform who pulled him over and tased him. But WHY is the military patrolling the highways … Continue reading

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