The president wants to give you billions of dollars. In debt, that is. In his budget for 2013, President Obama promises voters that, if reelected, his administration will generate a deficit of $2.8 trillion over his next four years in office. That’s a stark contrast to the President Obama who told Americans in 2009 that […]
Archives for February 2012
The Air Force’s effort to field a brand new tactical drone, known as MQ-X has effectively been cancelled the service’s top intelligence officer said today. Read more here. A new, reduced-signature, unmanned aircraft-the long-rumored, 20-hr.-endurance, pure-jet Predator C Avenger-has emerged from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems’ workshops after a 3½-year gestation period paced by massive growth […]
We have argued on these pages that the War on Terror should be prosecuted using a mixture of drones and Special Forces strikes based on intelligence. It would seem that the military is being pushed to this inevitable conclusion whether they like it or not. The reality of large nation-building forces and the expense of […]
Remembering the power of Motown’s house band, The Funk Brothers. None better all these decades later.