Monthly Archives: November 2004

USMC Sniper stops insurgents from 950 yards

USMC Sniper stops insurgents from 950 yards FALLUJAH, Iraq (Nov. 27, 2004) — A U.S. Marine sniper waited patiently inside a one-story house deep within the city. Lying in the prone position for several hours, he scanned the area through his scope before he finally found the three insurgents responsible for two previous mortar attacks. [Continue]

Christmas time in Fallujah

The message below is in answer to query for info on mailing addresses for Xmas packages from C.O. 3/1 Marines, presently in battle for Fallujah. Send early and often please. Do NOT send “to any soldier” Address it to one of the following below: From C.O. 3/1: If anyone on your list would like to [Continue]

Stem Cells cure paralyzed woman!

Stem cell from umbilical cord blood used to treat paralysis “By UNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL Published November 27, 2004 SEOUL — South Korean researchers say they’ve used stem cell therapy to enable a paralyzed patient to walk after she was not even able to stand for the last 19 years. Chosun University professor Song Chang-hun, Seoul [Continue]

Letter from Fallujah

from 2Slick’s website, a Letter from Fallujah: “Upon the fields of friendly strife, are sown the seeds that, upon other fields, on other days, will bear the fruits of victory” -Gen. Douglas MacArthur on the importance of having a sports program at West Point. “Mike was a baseball player at West Point. Now he’s an [Continue]


Invader Zim kicks much ass! “It’s not stupid, it’s advaaaaaanced!” “But Invader’s blood marches through my veins like giant radioactive rubber pants! The pants command me! Do not ignore my viens!” How the hell did they come up with that? Damn it’s funny. Like in the episode where he goes “Hmmm..Chicken!” at the very begining, [Continue]

Birthday Present

I opened my birthday present from my sister early. My bad. Anyway, she got me the class for a CHL, concealed Handgun License, taught out at Tac Pro. Cool! Hopefully she and her husand will go with me, or at least Dean will. It’s always more fun to go with someone you know. When I [Continue]


Head over to Militec-1’s website and click where it says “CLICK HERE FOR FREE SAMPLES” to get a free sample of their grease and metal conditioner. I haven’t tried it yet, but I hear it’s pretty good, and you can’t beat free

Went shooting Saturday

Went shooting Saturday out at Mike’s place. Gave dad his Christmas/retirement present from me and Glenda. He liked it, although he thought we spent a little bit too much. Sighted in his new rifle, I think. Dad’s not so good with iron sights. I didn’t shoot his very much, I mainly shot my two, and [Continue]

Matches in the area

Places that hold rifle/3 gun/pistol matches in the greater DFW area (not a complete list): Arlington Sportsman’s Club Tac Pro Ridge Runners Gun Club hmmm…surely there are more….

War Crimes

Pics from Fallujah from the 1st MEF (Marine Expeditionary Force) Effects Exploitation Team. Overview shot: My understanding is that of the 100 mosques in the area, 60 were used as firing positions and/or weapons caches.


Well, just found out that Thanksgiving has been cancelled. My aunt and uncle are both pretty ill, and are not up to hosting it this year. This caught everyone by suprise, and no ones house is cleaned up enough for company. I’m thinking those of us who are well will probably head to Black Eyed [Continue]

I got Heckled, but not Koched

Sorry, couldn’t resist the gun-related play on words. (Heckler und Koch is a very fine gun maker from Germany) Anyway… I don’t know if y’all noticed, but I got my first heckler the other day. You probably didn’t since 99.9999999% of the comments I get are spam for online poker or v14gRA. grrrrrrr….stupid spammers. Why [Continue]

More Ivory Coast

Looks like France is trying to have their cake and eat it too. They bitch at us about going into Iraq “unilaterally” (even though we got what, 40 nations behind us?) (while they were lining their pockets with Saddam’s oil money) and accuse us of horrible war crimes. Ok, that’s the French being, well…French. Yet [Continue]

Iraq ‘n’ roll

Iraq ‘n’ roll Soldiers take on insurgents with a musical vengeance, cranking up the volume to distress the enemy. The choice of tunes might surprise. By LANE DeGREGORY, (St. Petersburg) Times Staff Writer Published November 21, 2004 As tanks geared up to trample Fallujah and American troops started circling the city, special operations officers rifled [Continue]

Falluja – a US Marine’s view

“Just two days ago, as a firefight raged in close quarters, one of the interpreters yelled for the enemy in the house to surrender. The enemy yelled back that it was better to die and go to heaven than to surrender to infidels. ” and from further on: “I will end with a couple of [Continue]


NEWS RELEASE from the HEADQUARTERS UNITED STATES CENTRAL COMMAND: November 22, 2004 Release Number: 04-11-77 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE INSURGENTS FAKING DEAD FIRES ON MARINES FALLUJAH, Iraq – Marines from the 1st Marine Division shot and killed an insurgent, who while faking dead, opened fire on the Marines that were conducting a security and clearing patrol [Continue]