Month: July 2011

Friday Linkzookery – 29 Jul 2011

Not a lot of Linkzookery today. Add your own links in the comments section. Hood suspect defiant in court appearance Yelling out the name of the Army psychiatrist blamed in the 2009 deadly shooting rampage at the same Texas base is not going to help your cause. Former Intel Chief: Call Off The Drone War […]

Hood Targeted Again

Fort Hood Plot: AWOL U.S. Serviceman Arrested When he was arrested, [Private First Class Naser Jason] Abdo was in possession of large quantities of ammunition, weapons and what appeared to be the makings of a bomb, according to early accounts from law enforcement. He had also apparently purchased an Army uniform with Fort Hood patches […]

Maybe it was a US spy drone…

Iran backtracks on report it downed U.S. ‘spy drone’ Now they’re saying that they didn’t shoot down a spying UAV over an enrichment plant: “What caused the mistaken news was the firing, by the forces of the IRGC Air Force, at an aerial training enemy target in the general area of the Province of Qom,” […]


Army demonstrates new LSAT lightweight machine gun Lightweight Small Arms Technology over at SoldierGeek: The LSAT program has been run out of the Armaments Reserach, Development, and Engineering Center (ARDEC) at Picatinny Arsenal for several years. It’s original goal was to produce a lightweight machine gun aimed at the M249 Squad Automatic Weapon role, by […]