One Size Fits None

  Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt. If you’ve ever been to boot camp, you know the truth of this.  The Military has two sizes: too big, and too small, or at least that what it felt like going through issue, and basically right up until I was senior enough to argue with the supply clerk…


Another Shot

  Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt. Have a seat, and pour yourself something, I have a couple of things to bring up.   So, the first clay pigeon in the air today is the Marine Corps, and it’s not just me shooting at them, it’s the Army.  See those things up in that picture?  Those…



Clutching Pearls

  Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt. Have a seat, and pour yourself something, this week is a real mixed bag.   OK, first I have to mention it, I do not like this cancel shit, I do not like it, NOT ONE BIT.  Look, it’s getting blown a little out of proportion, in that they’re…


Diversity Inc.

  Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt. Have a seat, and pour yourself something, we need to talk.   Woke Inc. is starting to really annoy me, so I’m going to vent. Most of my comments today will be related to the military, but first I’m going to discuss Wokecon, oh wait, I mean Worldcon.    …


Short Cuts

Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt. So many things to write about today, and so little time.  See, I just got back off vacation, and I have a manuscript that I need to finish editing for the publisher, which has taken up most of my day.     But I owe an article, so here it is.  …