Full Caf Americano™
Why indeed? It is utterly inconceivable that Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano is planning a coup d’etat against President Obama, and the Congress, to install herself as Supreme Ruler of the United States of America. There, however, are real signs that the Department bureaucrats are running amok. About 20 years ago this columnist worked, for two years, in the U.S. Department of Energy’s general counsel’s office in its procurement and finance division. And is wise to the ways. The answer to “why would DHS need such a vehicle?” almost certainly is this: it’s a cool toy and these (reportedly) million dollar toys are being recycled, without much of a impact on the DHS budget. So… why not?
Really? The Obama administration is making a run on guns and ammo from private citizens like a bargain basement sale, and now ‘Big Sis’ at Homeland Security buys up enough ammo to arm a second—no make that
three or four a dozen D-Day Invasions?
We thought about going for the easy Diesel Dyke with PMS line but this is not funny. Are these people getting ready to seize privately owned firearms?
Note: Let’s not forget who dreamed up this monolithic government agency of Brown Shirts: George W. Bush.
File Under: ‘I Never Dreamed’
Gun Show Dealers Sold Out
I get the feeling the run on “scary-looking assault weapons,” aka AR-15’s, aka semi-automatic rifles, has subsided, at least, for now. There were plenty of dealers selling, but I didn’t see many buyers.
Why? Well, for starters, there’s no ammo! Without ammo, it’s useless. The rifles have also increased significantly in price since the last time I visited the Expo Center in Fredericksburg, Va. back in December.
We tried to see something humorous in this one, but they have been flying over our neighborhood for weeks. No kidding.
For the second time within a week, police are investigating reports of an unmanned drone spotted flying over New York within three miles of LaGuardia Airport.
According to journalist Christopher Robbins, police scanner audio revealed that the NYPD was called to look into an “unusual incident” concerning reports of a “drone flying” near exit 23 of the Long Island Expressway (LIE).