It looks like former U.S. Senator Chuck Hagel may become our next Secretary of Defense.
Whenever I hire anyone at the office I do a little research into their background including an internet search.
The U.S. Secretary of Defense is intrusted with securing and maintaining our country’s nuclear arsenal and nuclear superiority…so I was a little curious when an internet search for Chuck Hagel turned up board membership in an organization called Ploughshares.
Hagel appears to still be a member of the Board of Directors of Ploughshares Fund Partners. Here’s how Ploughshares Fund describes it’s funding priorities on their website:
You can’t just drop the 82nd Airborne into Baghdad and it will all be over.
Former Senator Chuck Hagel
Andrew’s Note: Let’s hope that if Mr. Hagel becomes Secretary of Defense that he’s better briefed on just how Bad A** the only Airborne Division in the Free World is!
Prepography reader GL shared this video with us that purports to be rare footage from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke’s childhood. I have my doubts about this ‘Early Bernanke Video’ but appreciate the sentiment.
God save us from fools, politicians and Keynesian.
Any student of modern American culture knows the awesomeness that is Chuck…no, not that Chuck, I’m talking about Chuck Woolery the retired game show host and patriot. Chuck has put out a number of videos that are must see internet T.V. His videos are insightful, funny, a little corny… some times all three at once. Some are on topics of enormous importance to our freedoms and financial security…some are commentaries on modern society. Check out Save Us Chuck Woolery and what Chuck has to say on topics as diverse as:
Those Pesky Mayans!
SURPRISE…WE’RE STILL HERE!
So much for the predictions of stone age peoples…next time maybe we should ask the ancient druids.
Seriously though…maybe there will be some good deals on preps like there were after the millennium scare as the fair-weather (maybe we should call them foul-weather) preppers dump their preps for pennies on the dollar.
Remember, prepping isn’t for doomsday…it’s for every day!
Keep on prepping,
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