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July 2014
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Come To The Crescent City!

Come for the food, stay for the shootings! From Chad’s Dead Pelican:

In terms of raw numbers, the nine people shot in New Orleans over the last weekend can’t compare the the dozens in Chicago, but when you run the numbers… “People say don’t go to Chicago they’ve had 47 shootings in a weekend. [...]

Food for Thought – 21 July 2014

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Food for Thought – 8 July 2014

Tough Weekend in the Windy City

11 Killed, At Least 60 Wounded In Citywide Shootings This Weekend July 7, 2014 7:04 AM Updated 07/07/14 – 6:33 p.m.

CHICAGO (CBS) – At least 11 people were killed and 60 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago over the long holiday weekend, from Thursday evening through early Monday morning.

Of course none [...]

Food for Thought – 7 July 2014

Food for Thought – 6 July 2014

Independence Day

1976 – the Bicentennial. I remember it well because I and my battalion were in Baumholder, Germany, blasting our way through the annual tank gunnery cycle, and heaven knows, the Army wanted capable tankers, what with the Warsaw Pact ready to come streaming through the Fulda Gap, slaughtering Germans and forcing the French to [...]

Food for Thought – 3 July 2014