Bombers and Police and the Law, Oh My!

Scale Versus Afghan Police Training with Italian Carabineri

We are beginning to see significant concern expressed in the non-MSM concerning the legal aspects of police behavior when alleged criminals are apprehended. While the events in Boston are the latest trigger, the concern applies to all law enforcement activity, at both federal and local levels and dating much further back and to the entire War On Terror’ fiasco.

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More To Life Than Bacon – Meatloaf

Meatloaf
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Learned this very simple recipe as a teenager working in a restaurant.
Few years later I was pulling KP duty during Basic Training & was told ‘go start making the meatloaf’.
Not knowing the entire USAF used a standard recipe book, I started making this recipe.
The cook didn’t find out I wasn’t following the book until I asked for the Worcestershire Sauce.
By that time it was too late to change.
It was such a hit the cook used my recipe from then on.

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The Problem with Liberalism is Liberals

Some time ago, I posted or commented about the fact that the liberal establishment was failing politically because it no longer shared the practical concerns as most Americans and was therefore irrelevant to most voters.
Chris Hedges has an essay on Treason of the Intellectuals over at Truthdig. It is typical Hedges: succinct, passionate and to the point.

The power elite, especially the liberal elite, has always been willing to sacrifice integrity and truth for power, personal advancement, foundation grants, awards, tenured professorships, columns, book contracts, television appearances, generous lecture fees and social status. [ ] And they will, should their careers require it, happily sell us out again.

The man on the street knows the .5% is out to screw him. He accepts that. What really pisses him off is the pseudo-supportive claptrap from the lefist camp: sympathy but no empathy; lip service rather than a helping hand; theories based on ignorance of what his life is really like.
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