“Glock Block” Shows Us All What To Do When 911 Fails

What happens when no one answers your 911 call? Or what happens when you are pretty sure the person dispatched from 911 is a dangerous to you and yours as any threat you are facing? This happens: “Coy Tolonen, who lives in unincorporated Clackamas County, and a group of Jennings Lodge residents are responding to escalating crime in their neighborhood by posting fliers that read: ‘This is a Glock block. We don’t call 911.’ ‘We’re starting a new group,’ Tolonen said. ‘We don’t Read more […]

Was Powell Hoping For a Job When He Endorsed Obama?

The CNN National Security blog just posted an entry, “Who Might Serve in Obama’s Second Term?”  One of the candidates mentioned for Secretary of Defense was Colin Powell, “Still an icon within the military ranks, he served as the first African-American chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff during the 1991 Gulf War. That’s where he gained much of his notoriety as the highest ranking member of the military and a strong presidential adviser. After retiring from the military, Powell focused Read more […]