US Air Force refuelling jet disappears off radar over English Channel

Boeing KC-135R Stratotanker left Amiens in northern France at 0.05am Last reported on flight tracking website south of Dover 15 minutes later It’s unclear why QID72 plane declared an emergency early this morning

  Mark Duell The Daily Mail [UK] 28 April 2015

A US Air Force refuelling aircraft disappeared off the radar over […]

Quote of the day…updated with your daily dose of tolerance

3 August 2012




I give all the glory to God. It’s kind of a win-win situation. The glory goes up to Him, and all the blessings fall down on me.

~Gabby Douglas Gold medal winner U.S. Women’s Gymnastic Team London, England


via Kevin Jackson, The Blacksphere […]

The Drone Zone

It is widely known that the United States has three different drone programs. The first is the publicly acknowledged program run by the Pentagon that has been operating in Iraq and Afghanistan. The other two are classified programs run separately by the C.I.A. and the military’s Joint Special Operations Command, which maintain separate […]

‘U-S-A! U-S-A!’ Watch The Crowd React To An Air Force Veteran Getting Drafted Last Night

Lorenzo Arguello Business Insider 6/29/2012

There was a great moment early in the second round of Thursday night’s NBA Draft.

The Cleveland Cavaliers, who appear to be sending the pick to the Dallas Mavericks, took Florida State senior forward Bernard James with the 34th overall pick.

James, the oldest player drafted this year at the […]

Biden’s brawlers: Veep’s security team squared off in Nantucket melee

Jana Winter 6/21/2012

Getting into a barroom fight with the men who guard Vice President Joe Biden would likely get someone locked up — unless the brawlers also happen to be on the very same security team.

That’s just what happened in a bloody, booze-fueled brawl that spilled out of Nantucket’s Rose and Crown […]

Is there a drone in your neighbourhood?

Rise of spy planes exposed after FAA is forced to reveal 63 launch sites across U.S.

Exposed: Location of sites where licences have been granted for the use of drones within the U.S. There are 63 active sites based in 20 states. Red flags show active sites and blue show those locations where […]