Bob Owens

The saddest truth in politics is that people get the leaders they deserve

Archive for November, 2012

On deck from Savage

These coming in for review once they are available. My wife bought me a 111XP a number of years ago for Christmas, and it has always been a tack-driver. It will be interesting to see how these precision versions of the Savage action improve upon the basic package rifle. There are a couple of short-medium […]

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Admininstration leak to CBS News fails to clear Ambassador Rice’s lies to the American people

What the DNI did is frankly irrelevant. As a member of Obama’s cabinet, Ambassador Susan Rice had the same clearance as the other Administration officials in the room.  Susan Rice knew or should have know that the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi was a terrorist attack, and chose to go on national television […]

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The animals of Hamas

There is no place for barbarians in the modern world. Gilad Sharon’s recommended course of action was correct: Flatten all of Gaza. Reduce it to dust, as the the American Army Air Corps reduced both Hiroshima and Nagasaki to dust to break the same sort of death-cult mindset prevalent in Japan. Israel is on the […]

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Slung rifle positions

I wrote in A citizens kit about the essential nature of a good military web sling to accurate rifle shooting, but suspect that if you are a visual learner like me, it probably went in one ear and out the other. It helps to see it done. Luckily, an Appleseed instructors in Arizona has posted […]

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The story of a hole

I present to you two radically different stories. The New York Times tells us of the story of an errant Israeli attack that massacred three generations of an innocent Palestinian family. The Washington Times tells us the story of the Israeli airstrike that took out the top Hamas commander in charge of the terrorist rocket […]

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