Tag Archives: Iran

What The Hell Happened?

It’s  Friday and time for our weekly shoot-the-shit. This week we saw Iran nab 2 U.S. Navy patrol craft and hold 10 of our sailors. Fortunately, all hands were safely returned; we should rejoice that moment but what the hell … Continue reading

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We were all ecstatic with news that our Navy crews were returned home safely and ask the media to cool the slams on the Lieutenant who expressed his thanks to the Iranian Government for the treatment his crew received. He got … Continue reading

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What Do The Russians Want With Syria ?

The weekend is here and it’s time for our weekly shoot-the-shit topic. New readers note that with any shoot-the-shit you can make unsupported assertions, use profanity, insult anyone you wish or change the subject altogether, all of which is free … Continue reading

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Read The Iran Nuclear Deal Here!

(This article was published on Thursday 16 Jul 2015 to accommodate other editorial priorities) This Friday’s shoot-the-shit will be the recent Iran Nuclear Deal formally titled “Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action” or JCPOA. A lot has been said about this … Continue reading

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Iran Unveiled Its New Armed Drone

Apparently this new drone is designed for air-to-air engagements against rotor, fixed winged and UAV aircraft. The drone is armed with air-to-air missiles.

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Free Syrian Army Captured A Surveillance Drone Manufacturing Facility

This video was shot by the FSA, it is believed to be that of an Assad drone manufacturing facility. The drones appear to be variants of Iran’s  Ababil, or Swallow. The Iranian Abadil or Swallow is launched from the back of a … Continue reading

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U.S. Navy Rescues Iranian Sailors After A 45 Day Ordeal

Amidst all the saber-rattling and Iranian threats of closing down the Straights of Hormuz an irony unfolds. Sailors from the U.S.S. Kidd rescued 13 Iranian sailors from a hijacked fishing vessel, reports CNN. A team from the U.S.S. Kidd boarded … Continue reading

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How Do You Take Over Your Adversary’s Drone? A Holiday’s Shoot-The-Shit…

Part of what I enjoy most about the Holiday Season is sitting down with the “brus” putting a few down the hatch while engaging in, what military parlance defines as, a shoot-the-shit. Shoot-the-shits may involve a cigar or two, some … Continue reading

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