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Carrier Commander Fired as ‘Naive or Stupid’: Navy Secretary says, ‘Hold My Beer’

Capt. Brett Crozier gets fired as commander of the USS Theodore Roosevelt for leaking a cry of desperation for his COVID-19 afflicted crew. Days later, Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly gives a profanity-laced speech to the carrier crew, calling Crozier “naive or stupid.” Modly’s speech seemed to say to Crozier, “Hold my beer.”

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Darwin’s Demon: Tech Devolution Makes Your Grandchild Look Like ‘Mindy’

Will smartphones and other technology make your grandchild look like ‘Mindy’ — a tech-driven dsytopian vision of species devolution with a pronounced hunch, thickened skull, extra eyelid, ‘tech claw’ and other adaptations that conjure a creature which might be called Darwin’s demon. Some say Mindy already walks among us.

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THE HUMAN LANDSCAPE: The Unexpected Power Behind the U.S. Military

Land. Sea. Air. Space. Cyber. These are the battlefields of the future; a warfighting style called Multi-Domain Operations. Above all of that lies the human landscape, and Firewall host Bill Whittle shares first-hand experiences of why the United States owns the highest of high grounds

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The Dauntless Courage of a Boy Who Would Be President

The late President George H.W. Bush was the youngest Navy pilot in World War II, and Bill Whittle shares the harrowing tale of his aerial attack on a Japanese island. Shot down, he rowed a rubber raft into the vast Pacific. Thank you for watching Right Angle. To join the team who produce it, visit […]

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Right Angle – Here We Come: Ready Or Not – 10/20/17

Bill took a visit to a US Navy ship earlier this week and had a great conversation with the Admiral and Squadron Commander. Many concerns were voiced. For example, since Congress cannot come up with a budget, the Navy has had to outsource the reparation of its fleet to the private sector using three month […]