WTF… Marine Corps bans audible farting in Afghanistan

(GUNNY G)   The United States Marine Corps has banned audible farting in Afghanistan because it is culturally offensive to civilians working with the military and members of the Afghan National Army. The Military Times Marine Corps blog, Battle Rattle recently posted the news that “audible farting has been banned for some Marines downrange because […]

Taliban releases video showing 17 beheaded Pakistani army men

ShareThis Taliban releases video showing 17 beheaded Pakistani army men 28 Jun 2012 Taliban militants have released a video showing 17 human heads which they claim are of Pakistani soldiers captured in a cross-border raid from Afghanistan early this week. The gory video was obtained by the AP news wire service in which the Pakistani […]

Media Dismisses Warning About Tyranny and Troops on the Street as Kooky Conspiracy Theory

(PRISON PLANET)      Chad Garrison‘s critique of the news that the Army is driving military vehicles through the streets of St. Louis, Missouri, is typical of the media response to this outrageous event – a local television station’s coverage “really ignited the crazies” in the same way Orson Welles’ War of World radio broadcast did […]

FBI probe targets Islamic extremists in US Army

ShareThis FBI probe targets Islamic extremists in US Army 26 Jun 2012 The FBI is investigating more than 100 suspected Islamic extremists in the US military, following the 2009 “lone wolf” attack by an alleged Al-Qaeda [al-CIAduh] sympathizer that killed 13 people at a Texas army base, a news report said. About a dozen of […]

CDC considers having U.S. Army scientists check on bioterror labs

ShareThis CDC considers having U.S. Army scientists check on bioterror labs 26 Jun 2012 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is considering having U.S. Army scientists or another outside agency inspect its bioterror labs in the wake of a USA TODAY report this month. USA TODAY reported that the agency’s $ 214 million Emerging […]

2,000 dead Americans: the toll of the Afghan War (so far)

EDITORS NOTE:  This number does not count the suicides in it. And the “official” death toll is always lowered because “combat” deaths are only deaths “on” the battlefield, not if the Marine or Soldier dies in the field hospital or enroute to it. That is one example of how presidential administrations and people in command […]

Doctor failed to spot 93 separate injuries on Iraqi beaten to death

ShareThis Doctor failed to spot 93 separate injuries on Iraqi beaten to death 11 Jun 2012 An Army doctor has been accused of a cover-up following the death of Iraqi detainee Baha Mousa at the hands of British soldiers. Mr Mousa suffered 93 separate injuries – including fractured ribs and a broken nose. Dr Derek […]

CFR & U.S. Army Chief of Staff: Use Army for Domestic “Law” Enforcement (Martial Law)

  (THE NEW AMERICAN)   The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) proposes that the U.S. Army be used to plan, command, and carry out (with the help of civilian law enforcement) domestic police missions. So says a story appearing in the May/June issue of the influential organization’s official journal,Foreign Affairs. The article lacks a single reference to […]

2 Army officers killed in Afghanistan helo crash

ShareThis 2 Army officers killed in Afghanistan helo crash 09 Jun 2012 Two Army officers based at Fort Bragg, N.C., died June 6 after their helicopter crashed in Qarah Bagh, Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced Friday. Capt. Scott P. Pace, 33, of Brawley, Calif., and 1st Lt. Mathew G. Fazzari, 25, of Walla Walla, […]

Military court denies dismissal of WikiLeaks charges

ShareThis Military court denies dismissal of WikiLeaks charges 08 Jun 2012 A military judge refused on Friday to dismiss any of the 22 counts against an Army private charged in the biggest leak of government secrets in U.S. history. Col. Denise Lind also indicated she will postpone Pfc. Bradley Manning’s trial, currently set to start […]