RED SOX vs YANKEES, POLICE SHOOTING IN MINNEAPOLIS & DEPRESSION: Mike & Mike

Mac in 1976
Christian Brothers HS
Sacramento CA
The Gunner
Afghanistan
2011

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The boys discuss the hard fought Red Sox vs Yankees series from the weekend and the poor behavior exhibited by The Gunner and Montana Man (both Red Sox fans) during the games.  The Gunner also talks about training improvements police departments must make in order to prepare officers for what’s waiting for them on the streets.  The give tips to get out of “the funk” (we don’t call it depression) and then wind it up with favorite vegetables and fruits.

THE AFTERMATH OF MOSUL: John Ubaldi

John Ubaldi
MGySgt USMC (ret)
Founder, The Ubaldi Reports

The principal of The Ubaldi Reports, John Ubaldi joins to talk about what comes next in Mosul.  With large scale resistance quelled, the task now turns to what comes next?  What role will Iran plan in the aftermath of Mosul?  Will a Sunni population accept a largely Shiite Iraqi Army?

Always interesting.

POLICE SHOOTING IN MINNEAPOLIS, ARSON & MOSUL: Alex Hollings

Alex Hollings
Former Sgt, USMC
SOFREP Contributing Editor

Alex Hollings is a former Marine and a Contributing Editor at SOFREP.  He joined us today for an interesting conversation about police shootings, the arson fire at his home and winning the peace after the fighting is done in Mosul.

Always an interesting guest, don’t miss this.

MONTANA MAN’S NEW TRUCK & DO ANIMALS HAVE FEELINGS: Mike & Mike

Mac in Afghanistan
The Gunner
Afghanistan
2011
Montana Man
aka Rob Schwarz
LtCol USMC (ret)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Boys welcome Montana Man to the show after a long absence and especially after purchasing an expensive truck that has a seat cooler!  They also continue a discussion about “do animals have feelings” and the general merits of fishing?

NEWS & VIEWS: The Lyrics Behind the French, German, English National Anthems

Mac
USS Rangers CV-61
XO, Marine Detachment
1988

On Bastille Day, Mac decided to take a look at lyrics of the National Anthems of France, Germany and Great Britain.

Interesting stuff!  You’ll be surprised at the violent bloody nature of lyrics of La Marseillaise.  The Germans sing to their women & wine!

 

 

SELF AWARENESS AS PART OF SELF-DEFENSE FOR WOMEN — MUZZLE LOADERS & RUBBER TIPPED ARROWS: Mike & Mike

Mac in Afghanistan 2011
Michael Musselman
CWO5, USMC (ret)
aka… The Gunner in Afghanistan in 2011

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Boys discuss the elements of “situational awareness” as part of a class the Gunner teaches to women on self defense and the use of fire arms.  The Boys also discuss muzzle loading rifles and hunting with rubber tipped arrows.

INTERESTING STUFF!!!!

KC-130’s and GUNTALK: Mike & Mike

The Gunner
Afghanistan
2011
Mac in Afghanistan 2011

The Boys discuss the news of the KC-130 crash in Mississippi and the arrest of a US Army SFC in Hawaii:  “Kang, a trained air traffic controller based at Hawaii’s Wheeler Army Airfield, had his military clearance revoked in 2012 for making pro-Islamic State comments while at work and on-post and threatening to hurt or kill fellow service members” — how the hell did he stay in the Army after that!!!???