"Baby, I got a really big...freedom."
A decreasing number of American gun owners own two-thirds of the nation's guns and as many as one-third of the guns on the planet -- even though they account ...
In the last diary I introduced you to the B-52, at least as I remember them from the late 80s and early 90s.
Flying the B-52 - Part 1
Today we're going to take it out on a training mission. ...
The Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation had a reputation for building incredibly sturdy naval aircraft, so much so that their Bethpage, Long Island factory was known as ‘the Ironworks’. The ...
Remember when Joe Lieberman gamely tried to rationalize how nice it was that he wasn't invited to either of the national conventions this year? Well, there'...
The Trillion Dollar Coin proposal for solving the debt ceiling problem is again experiencing a blogosphere explosion this past week. The precipitating factor may be that people are starting to ...
There has been a lot of rhetoric around fiscal talks in Washington that "everything is on the table," but as far as the media coverage of these talks is concerned, that hasn't even been remotely ...
B-52G Early 1990s
OK this is the big one. My big chance to share my experiences bore everyone with war stories .
It was my privilege to fly one of the great classics of aviation. One that is still ...
I am expanding a comment I made earlier this PM to a diary that charged the Obama campaign with "refusing to give up data to help other Democratic candidates". The diarist relied solely on POLITICO'...
A month seems like an appropriate time to reflect on the outcome of Colorado’s 2012 general election and the role of Latino voters in both the Presidential and state-level contests. In many ...
It's time for House Speaker John Boehner and the Republican leadership to stop holding America's middle class hostage and instead join Democrats in saying "No" to another tax cut for the rich.