Military Sound Off

Gold Star Father Starting Twitter Account So He Can Call Trump A ‘Damn Liar’

Gold Star Father Starting Twitter Account So He Can Call Trump A ‘Damn Liar’

On August 13, Sgt. Roshain E. Brooks and Spc. Allen Levi Stigler Jr. lost their lives in Iraq. According to the Department of Defense, the two soldiers were killed in what was called “a mishap” that took place when they attacking an ISIS mortar site. The two men were posthumously awarded the Bronze Star, Purple Heart, Meritorious Service […]

REPORT: Trump, White House Slow-Walked Niger Response

REPORT: Trump, White House Slow-Walked Niger Response

As criticism continues to swirl around President Trump’s statements, denials, and outright lies regarding the death of four Green Berets in the African nation of Niger, it now appears the administration had a response to the deaths less than 24 hours after they occurred, but held back on releasing it. Politico reports: “Staffers at the National […]

Retired General Slams Trump For His ‘Shameful’ Command Of The Military (VIDEO)

Retired General Slams Trump For His ‘Shameful’ Command Of The Military (VIDEO)

During his press conference in the Rose Garden Monday afternoon, President Trump tried to minimize his tepid reaction to the deaths of four members of the U.S. military by claiming that his predecessors hadn’t called the families of those who perished in combat, only to be slapped down later with facts which proved what he’d […]

Trump Gets Branded A ‘Deranged Animal’ By Former Obama Staffer (TWEETS)

Trump Gets Branded A ‘Deranged Animal’ By Former Obama Staffer (TWEETS)

On October 4, four U.S. special forces members were ambushed and killed in the African nation of Niger. Since then, President Trump has made no comments on the deaths of the American soldiers, but when he did during a press conference in the Rose Garden on Monday, he planted his foot firmly in his big mouth. […]

WATCH: Ex-Bush Adviser – ‘If You Think Iraq Was A Bad War, Wait Until You See Iran’

WATCH: Ex-Bush Adviser – ‘If You Think Iraq Was A Bad War, Wait Until You See Iran’

President Donald Trump has based nearly his entire political identity on positioning himself as the opposite of former President Barack Obama – the racist birther movement was the beginning of Trump’s foray into politics, and his obsession with disassembling the Affordable Care Act is probably his most publicized. However, a former adviser to President George […]

Air Force Chaplain: Soldiers Who Defend Non-Christians Help ‘Lead Them To Hell’ (TWEET/VIDEO)

Air Force Chaplain: Soldiers Who Defend Non-Christians Help ‘Lead Them To Hell’ (TWEET/VIDEO)

For the better part of three decades, the religious right has insisted that all it wants is a place at the table for social conservatives and others with “traditional values.” But when they think they’re just speaking to their own, they quickly show what they really want–a Christianized version of Iran. One of those moments […]

Vet Daughter Of Trump’s Interior Secy. Puts POTUS On Full Blast For Transgender Ban

Vet Daughter Of Trump’s Interior Secy. Puts POTUS On Full Blast For Transgender Ban

On Friday, when he wasn’t busy pardoning a racist sheriff or giving the boot to a suspected Nazi serving as an adviser, President Trump also found time to issue a formal directive which bans transgender Americans from serving in the U.S. military. Trump’s order was met with a wave of criticism from veterans, one of […]

Ignorant Trumpkin Calls Obama A P*ssy, So A Former Marine Sets Him Straight

Ignorant Trumpkin Calls Obama A P*ssy, So A Former Marine Sets Him Straight

President Trump is obsessed with Barack Obama. Just this week, we received another confirmation of that, with foreign diplomats who have met with Trump reporting: “It’s his only real position. He will ask: ‘Did Obama approve this?’ And if the answer is affirmative, he will say: ‘We don’t.’ He won’t even want to listen to […]

Guam And Trump Say Current North Korean Nuclear Threat Will Increase Tourism (VIDEO)

Guam And Trump Say Current North Korean Nuclear Threat Will Increase Tourism (VIDEO)

A phone call between Eddie Baza Calvo, the Governor of Guam and President Donald Trump was made public today. Guam, a US territory that is currently under threat of a North Korean nuclear attack. In the strange telephone exchange, Trump calls the Governor to tell him he is a “hell of a guy” and tells him […]

Vets Annihilate Trump For His Attack On Military Record Of Dem Senator (TWEETS)

Vets Annihilate Trump For His Attack On Military Record Of Dem Senator (TWEETS)

While on vacation at his golf club in New Jersey, President Trump woke up nice and early Monday morning and fired off several tweets, three of which were aimed at Connecticut Democratic Senator Richard Blumenthal, who has been a vocal critic of Trump and the president’s possible collusion with Russia: Interesting to watch Senator Richard […]

J.K. Rowling Waved Her Magic Stylus At A Trumpkin, And The Result Was Glorious (TWEETS)

J.K. Rowling Waved Her Magic Stylus At A Trumpkin, And The Result Was Glorious (TWEETS)

Whenever you peruse the Twitter feed of a Donald Trump diehard, more often than not that you’re going to find something stupid, ignorant, or just plain wrong. Right-wing commentator Tomi Lahren usually serves up all three. A textbook example came when she danced a jig over Trump’s announcement that transgender Americans were no longer welcome in the […]

Beyond Deplorable: Trump Blocks Veterans Group On Twitter Because They Criticized Him (TWEETS)

Beyond Deplorable: Trump Blocks Veterans Group On Twitter Because They Criticized Him (TWEETS)

As president, Donald Trump is Commander-in-Chief of America’s military forces. But he’s also an insecure, narcissistic man-child who cannot take criticism. The latest example of President Trump’s thin skin is demonstrated in what he did to the veterans organization VoteVets.org. The group, which has accused Trump of being a threat to national security, reports that […]

NSA Chief Has Evidence Trump Campaign Was In Bed With Kremlin (TWEETS)

NSA Chief Has Evidence Trump Campaign Was In Bed With Kremlin (TWEETS)

For most of Friday night, the political world was roiled by the news that Donald Trump’s son-in-law and chief confidant, Jared Kushner, tried to open a secret communications channel between the Trump transition team and Russia–using Russian diplomatic facilities. According to a number of intelligence professionals, if this is true, this amounts to espionage, and would […]

Republicans Love Our Veterans–Except When It Comes To Paying For Their Service (VIDEO)

Republicans Love Our Veterans–Except When It Comes To Paying For Their Service (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump keeps telling us how much he loves the military. Last January in Des Moines, Iowa, he held a “fundraiser” for veterans for which he supposedly raised $6 million. It took him nearly four months to actually get around to donating $1 million of it — and then only after a Washington Post reporter asked what […]

Melania Trump’s ‘Patriotic’ Tweet Did Not Go Over Well On Social Media (TWEETS)

Melania Trump’s ‘Patriotic’ Tweet Did Not Go Over Well On Social Media (TWEETS)

On Friday, Melania Trump and her husband hosted military mothers at the White House as a way of kicking off the Mother’s Day weekend. At the gathering, Mrs. Trump commented: “I, too, am a mother. However, I have no idea what kind of different challenges each of you must face as the parent of a […]

Nobody Wants To Lead Trump’s Army – Mark Green Withdraws (TWEET/VIDEO)

Nobody Wants To Lead Trump’s Army – Mark Green Withdraws (TWEET/VIDEO)

Mark Green, a state senator from Tennessee, has withdrawn his name from the nomination as Secretary of the Army. He was President Donald Trump’s second pick for the position, as Florida Panthers owner Vincent Viola withdrew his name as well. Viola cited business conflicts of interest as his reason for withdrawing. Green cites an all […]

Michael Flynn Was Warned About Calling The Kremlin–And Did It Anyway (VIDEO)

Michael Flynn Was Warned About Calling The Kremlin–And Did It Anyway (VIDEO)

It’s no secret that Donald Trump tapped Michael Flynn as a top campaign adviser, and later as his National Security Adviser, despite Flynn’s reputation for being incredibly reckless. This was a man who had an illicit Internet connection installed in his Pentagon office, and also funneled classified information to NATO allies without permission. Seen in this […]

Trump Needs His Head Examined For Congratulating A Soldier For ‘Winning’ The Purple Heart (VIDEO)

Trump Needs His Head Examined For Congratulating A Soldier For ‘Winning’ The Purple Heart (VIDEO)

Yes, President Trump has done it again. He congratulated someone for winning the Purple Heart. This is the medal that no one wants! Pres. Trump awards Purple Heart to Army Sgt. Alvaro Barrientos, who was recently wounded in Afghanistan https://t.co/Xucpktr8ji pic.twitter.com/RhZaQbugwY — ABC News (@ABC) April 22, 2017 This guy lost a leg! A leg! That […]

Peacemaker Gorbachev Gives Warning About New Cold War (VIDEO)

Peacemaker Gorbachev Gives Warning About New Cold War (VIDEO)

Former Russian leader Mikhail Gorbachev has given an ominous warning about what he sees as threatening signs of conflict emerging between the West and Russia. Speaking to German newspaper Bild the Nobel Peace prize winner said: “All the indications of a Cold War are there.” He added: “The language of politicians and the top-level military personnel is […]

If This Is Trump’s First ‘Real Test,’ Then He’s Failed All The Review Quizzes (VIDEO)

If This Is Trump’s First ‘Real Test,’ Then He’s Failed All The Review Quizzes (VIDEO)

Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.) appeared on NBC’s Meet the Press this morning to discuss the current escalating aggression between North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un and President Donald Trump. McCain seemed to forget that being President is not just a regular job with some difficult days, but an extremely taxing 24/7 job that President Trump seems increasingly […]