Cruise’s character Maverick is asked by a senior officer with a Deep South US accent: “You should be combat-ready and a second tourist by now Maverick – you’re still here. What the hell is going on?” … [Read more...] about Armed forces officers investigated for spoof Top Gun video mocking training cuts
Utley royal navy
According to Mr Verkaik: 'There is little doubt that the two patrols involving the Defiants, which met the full force of the Luftwaffe attacks, blunted the enemy's strikes against the Royal Navy ships which had been targeted by more than 300 enemy aircraft. That day the Navy lost just two ships [minesweepers] while evacuating nearly 68,000 men from the Dunkirk beaches — the greatest number in a single day during Operation Dynamo.' … [Read more...] about The forgotten hero of the Battle of Britain: How ridiculed WWII RAF fighter plane was far deadlier than it was ever given credit for, claims new book
During the Iraq War, while they were owned by Halliburton, KBR was awarded at least $2.5billion in contracts to construct and run military bases - some of them in secret locations - as part of the US Army’s Logistics Civil Augmentation Program (LOGCAP). … [Read more...] about The Iraq War, private military contractors and ‘dividing the spoils’ – was this the Deep State in action?
Sarah Silverman looks cheerful with Annie Segal during her... Owen Wilson enjoys a dip in the ocean during outing in... 'I have a great passion for rosé': Kylie Minogue launches... 'He was a trailblazer': Matt Bomer who won Golden Globe for... … [Read more...] about Owen Wilson puts on an eye-catching display as he keeps the sun off his face with an enormous wide-brimmed straw hat while walking his dog in Malibu