In Memoriam: GySgt. Scott A. Koppenhafer, USMC

Marine killed in action in Iraq is ID’d by Pentagon


My Sincerest Condolences go out to the Koppenhafer Family.

Scott was a Critical Skills Operator or 0372.

MARSOC Raiders or Force Recon Marines are the best of the best.

True Warriors in the purest sense of the word, They are forged in the Fire of Adversity and Combat and never met an enemy they Couldn’t Kill.

Semper Fi Marine.

Go Rest High on the Mountain, We will take up the Fight Down Here.

Stay Alert, Armed and Dangerous!


Two USA Green Berets killed in Ambush in Afghanistan

My Thoughts and Prayers go out to the families of these Brave and Noble Men.

Stay Alert, Armed and Dangerous!

War Dog 6 Actual: Rumor Control

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The End of Passwords: DISA Test Walkabout Identity System

End Of Passwords: DISA Tests Walkabout Identity System


The Future is Now.

Stay Alert, Armed and Dangerous!


Lieutenant Colonel Dick Cole, the Last of the Doolittle Raiders, Dies.

Lt. Col Dick Cole.

Remember his Name and What he did! and Don’t Forget to Tell your Kids and Grand kids what he did!

Stay Alert, Armed and Dangerous!

My Poetry That Rhymes

On this date in 1942, Lieutenant Colonel Jimmy Doolittle led a raid of 16 B-25 bombers on Tokyo, Japan, launched from the USS Hornet. The raid was in response to the attack on Pearl Harbor some four months earlier. It was the first time B-25s had been launched from an aircraft carrier and many thought it couldn’t be done. Japan thought they were immune to attacks from far-away America and the raid devastated Japanese moral and boosted that of the United States. (See “The Doolittle Raid 70 Years Ago Today” posted on 18 April 2012 at Lieutenant Dick Cole was Doolittle’s copilot during that raid and the last of the raiders to die on 9 April 2019. This is his story.

The Ballad of Richard “Dick” Cole

Wind was blasting the open hatch.
China was dark below.
The B-25 was out of fuel.
The lieutenant had to go

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Artificial Intelligence in Warfare: “Predictive” Maintenance

Fix It Before It Breaks: SOCOM, JAIC Pioneer Predictive Maintenance AI


For those of you that have served you know all too well the term “Preventative Maintenance” (PM). Remember those little White books attached by a dog tag chain to every piece of friggin equipment? Well in the 21st century you can scratch that term and replace it with “Predictive” Maintenance. What?

Stay Alert, Armed and Dangerous!


Hey Snowflakes, This is what TRUE Courage and Honor Looks Like

Air Force Releases Video Of John Chapman’s Final Heroic Moments That Earned Him The Medal Of Honor


United States Air Force Combat Controller Technical Sgt. John Chapman


Killed at the Battle of Takur Ghar, Afghanistan, March 4, 2002 while engaging enemy combatants in hand to hand combat. Posthumously awarded The Congressional Medal of Honor by President Trump.


“Better to fight for something than live for nothing.”  -George S. Patton


Stay Alert, Stay Armed and Stay Dangerous!



Espionage Files: China Still Up to it’s Old Tricks



While the Fake News Cartel is busy distracting the American public with Russia, China has been busy stealing American Military secrets.

As a matter of fact, China has quite a lengthy track record in stealing American Military Secrets, in particular Stealth Technology.

Remember This?

Chinese hackers steal Top Secret data for the F-35 Stealth Fighter. 

Chinese J-20 Stealth Jet Based on Plans Stolen by Hackers


Stay Alert, Stay Armed and Stay Dangerous!


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