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Radical Leftists Unleash Anti-Trump Riots Starting On March 19th

Now there is a very organized effort to turn this into a national movement<p>Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog March 19, 2016<p>Many of the exact same …

This Smartphone Gun Is One Hell of a Concealed Weapon

This double barrel .380 discretely slips into your pocket as a smartphone, but is ready for action at the flip of a switch.<p>Some of those in the concealed carry crowd are always seeking ways to discretely manage their sidearm so as not to reveal it and alarm the public. Shoulder and hip holsters …

Bombed by Nazi pilots, before WWII

A historical milestone was passed on Sunday, with the death of Delmer Berg at the age of 100. Berg, who lived in Columbia, Calif., in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada, was the last known survivor of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade, as the several units of American volunteers who fought in the Spanish …

Russia's New Fighter Plane Has Backward Wings

Don't worry, the SR-10 still flies in the right direction<p>A new jet designed to train fighter pilots is turning heads with its unique look. The SR-10 jet trainer has forward-swept wings, making the plane more maneuverable in flight.<p>Developed by the Russian KB SAT design bureau, the SR-10 has its …

'Mummified' Body Of German Adventurer Still At Desk, Found On 'Ghost Yacht' After Years Sailing The World

<i>Warning: graphic image</i><p>The mummified body of a German adventurer has been discovered on board his yacht, seven years after the vessel was last …

Boating

Seal Team 6 member to receive Medal of Honor

In the darkness of a single-room building in Afghanistan, Navy Senior Chief Edward C. Byers Jr. had little time to react: A fellow Navy SEAL had just been shot in the head during a hostage rescue mission, and it wasn't clear who else in the room wanted to kill the American team.<p>Byers burst in …

Breaking the law during World War Two

<b>The new Dad's Army movie shines a light on the selfless volunteers who pulled together to defend the UK from the threat of Nazi invasion. But not everyone was necessarily in it together. Despite the Blitz spirit of World War Two, crime rose from 303,771 offences in 1939 to 478,000 in 1945. …

Tyneside

The British Paratroopers Who Parachuted Into Enemy Territory with Folding Bicycles

The BSA Airborne Paratrooper Bicycle was carried by British soldiers who landed on D-Day and in many other conflicts during World War II.<p>There is a long history of militaries using bicycles in warfare—from the U.S. Army's 25th Infantry Bicycle Corps that conducted long-distance tests in the 1890s …

Do Your Best, Forget the Rest: An Interview With Tony Horton

<i>Fitness guru Tony Horton has inspired and motivated millions of people to get and stay fit. In this interview, the creator of the P90X reveals his favorite Olympic sport, dishes on his cheat foods, and shares a 5-minute workout</i>.<p><b>Omega</b><b>:</b> If someone only has five minutes to work out each day, what do …

Fitness

Iraq vet says teens asked him if 'black lives matter' then beat him

Chris Marquez is an Iraq vet who served eight years of active duty<p>He says he was eating in a Washington, DC McDonald's when he was approached by a …

The largest combat jumps in US military history

During World War II, the US Army fielded five airborne divisions, four of which saw combat, as well as numerous independent regimental combat teams and parachute infantry battalions.<p>Today, the US military fields one airborne division, two airborne brigade combat teams, and a number of special …

Military

Wildlife photographer captures incredible images of African animals using camera traps

Wildlife photographer Will Burrard-Lucas is a master at capturing rarely seen and skittish wildlife.<p>In conjunction with the World Wildlife Fund …

One of the most lethal US Marine snipers in Vietnam fired 16 headshots in 30 seconds in pitch darkness

Charles "Chuck" Mawhinney was one of the most lethal snipers of the Vietnam War with 103 confirmed kills. In a particularly daring engagement, Mawhinney stopped a Viet Cong assault by hitting 16 headshots in 30 seconds at night in bad weather.<p>"Chuck was extremely aggressive," retired Master Gunnery …

Vietnam

A Guy Allegedly Threw A Gator Through A Wendy's Drive-Thru Window

Don't do this at home.<p>The Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission charged James with felony aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, misdemeanor possession of an alligator, and misdemeanor petit larceny, according to an incident report.<p>He was arraigned in court Tuesday morning and held on a …

I went glamping in Big Sur — and it was incredible

As you most likely already know, I'm a HUGE fan of glamping.<p>A little bit of luxury in the middle of a beautiful natural setting can't be beat!<p>Whether it's cozy-chic camping in Big Sur or a tent lodge in Bocas del Toro, I'm always on the lookout for somewhere I can get my "glamp" on.<p>I recently …

Fly Fishing

Here’s what it looks like to fly at stratospheric altitudes in a modern combat plane

Taken with a GoPro camera on Jan. 28, this photo shows what it is like when you are in a Eurofighter Typhoon of the Italian Air Force flying at about 46,000 feet during a 4 vs 3 supersonic training mission of the 9th Gruppo (Squadron) belonging to the 4th Stormo (Wing) from Grosseto.<p>I will soon …

Aviation

Soldier Buys Boys Dinner At Taco Bell After Learning They Were Hungry

This soldier went above and beyond to make sure two boys could have a proper dinner.<p>Lt. Col. Robert Risdon Jr., a U.S. Army Ranger, stopped by a Taco Bell in Mobile, Alabama, along with Jason Gibson, football coach of the Columbus Lions, on Tuesday. Two boys walked into the fast food restaurant, …

Taco Bell

Flight gear adorns crosses for 12 Marines killed in Hawaii

MARINE CORPS BASE HAWAII, Hawaii (AP) — Young pilots looked up to Capt. Kevin Roche. Sgt. Jeffrey Sempler enjoyed teaching and wanted to be an English teacher after the Marine Corps.<p>The two were among 12 Marines who died when two helicopters crashed during a nighttime training mission off Hawaii …

Military

A former special-operations doctor explains why he would rather be shot with an AK-47 than an M4

To understand why, it's important to first take a very basic look at the physics behind terminal ballistics.<p>In this case, consider the science of what happens when a penetrating missile enters a human body.<p>The first place to start is the following kinetic-energy equation:<p><b>KE = ½ M (V1-V2)2</b><p>Breaking …

Self Defense

Will smart guns make us less safe?

The gun control movement's latest hobby horse is the smart gun.<p>President Obamaincluded federal support for smart gun research in his recent executive orders, delighting activists who insist that a locking mechanism capable of preventing criminals from firing stolen weapons would surely be popular …

Teen Uses Rifle to Scare Off Burglars

- A quick-thinking teenager stopped a burglary at his Coweta County home. He came downstairs with a realistic looking pellet gun and took aim. The …

Carson's Right -- Islam is Incompatible with the Constitution

<b>Ben Carson</b>: Well I guess it depends on what that faith is. If it is inconsistent with the values and principles of America then of course it should …

10 things you might not know about U.S. Special Operations forces

<b>(CNN) —</b> The troops that make up U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) include some of the most elite fighters in the U.S. military across all branches, including the Army Green Berets and Navy SEALS.<p>They're perhaps best known for going after high-value targets like Osama bin Laden and ISIS leader …

Military

German Soldiers. WEHRMACHT. Rare Images: Part 5

A German 50 mm anti-tank gun hits a T-34 tank<p>The humn side of the Wehrmacht. A German officer feeds a squirrel<p>A German V-2 rocket on the …

10 Eccentric Soviet Weapon Systems

When the Soviet Union was a world superpower, it had some of the most innovative and fascinating weapons out there. While most people in the Western …

Military

The Offical Story of 911 A Bigger Conspiracy Theory

“I wanna Start and make it very clear in the beginning by Saying Im Not Anti-Government, i don’t believe in terrorism and i want to make it …

Al-Qaeda

Tony Horton's Fat Shredding Bodyweight Workout

Tony Horton could have hung it up by now and retired comfortably. But the creator of the mega-popular P90X series (now used on some U.S. military …

Exercise

'Nazi gold train' investigators start surveying site in Poland

Embankment to be searched with thermal imaging cameras to verify existence of possible cargo of stolen gold and artworks<p>Engineers are set to start surveying a railway embankment in south-western Poland to establish how to dig out a “gold train” that is thought to have been buried there in the dying …

Magnetism