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    Ukraine - Superthread

    From what I been hearing lately from Istanbul you get the feeling that they think the Greeks are only leasing Athens and the surrounding Countryside. Mind you the Greeks have played that game as well. Usually one or the other government is in need of some sort of distraction .
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    New Canadian Shipbuilding Strategy

    One the reasons we bought the ASROC in the early to mid sixties was you couldn't always have a Sea King handy. It gave you more reach then the Mk 32 launcher or Limbo. And let's be honest do you really want to be that close to use either.
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    Ukraine - Superthread

    Wanna bet they're in deep storage and we stick them with the unpickleing charges.
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    Ukraine - Superthread

    Actually it was 5 to 1 and no , it wasn't a myth.
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    Rick (Master Crayon Eater) on choosing your political horse

    I have always had a secret fantasy of sending the same email to every member of both House's. " RUN !!! They know everything thing !" Just to see what would happen. Yes , I know I'm evil ...
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    Military concerned by Canada's absence from American-British-Australian security pact

    As it was I suspect that from my readings on that period. That King wasn't really too happy about even doing that much.
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    FARP mobility?

    Bingo !
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    All Things CAF and Covid/ Covid Vaccine [merged]

    God, this brings back memories! One of those things that you can tell you grew up on the Prairie and may have had parents that grew up in the depression. Another one Beehive corn syrup on pancakes...
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    Future Armour

    OK , it's official the dementia is kicking in . Thought it happened not long after they'd gotten into Winnipeg.
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    Future Armour

    I seem to recall one or two things about the accident.through age dimmed memory , one was that a W/O ignored or overrode the troopers.protests that he was was unqualified to drive that particular vehicle sub type . And that was at I believe that it took place fairly close to where I was...
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    New Canadian Shipbuilding Strategy

    But , but we're Canada... Conflict is something that happens to "other people." Far away. Far,far far away very far away.
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    Ukraine - Superthread

    Oh absolutely , another point in it favor is that's we're not the only one using it. So should we run low on either. We should be able to purchase spares and ammo from somebody else.
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    Ukraine - Superthread

    Actually they've are currently developing and trialing a 50 mm version of the chain gun on a Bradley.
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    A Deeply Fractured US

    Apparently his first born and most certainly dibbs on his soul assuming he hasn't already sold it off earlier.
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    Victoria is facing a public-safety crisis

    The case always struck me as as less of a confrontation and more of an ambush. To honest however I am only familiar with the case through the media and mention of on line. But I still based on the information I have stand by that.
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    Canada's civil service is world's most effective: UK report

    Some years back I had a reporter tell me about some years ago firing off a request for Gov't docs to do some minor puff piece . It arrives every thing is Tickety boo. A couple of years later he does a similar request same result however he he also gets back a copy of his original request. It...
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    Huzzah! Rogers is getting bigger!

    Sorry my mistake, I meant to say Tribunal.
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    All things Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

    Ahh ! The mating cry of the modem. Remember it well.
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    Huzzah! Rogers is getting bigger!

    Does anyone else note the irony of a Competition Bureau that seems intent on stamping out competition whenever they stumble over it ?