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The Most Lethal Special Forces Units From Around the World

The Most Lethal Special Forces Units From Around the World

Special forces- the elite of a nation’s military, tasked with missions too delicate or difficult for large, conventional forces to undertake. These elite warriors operate in small unit sizes, and are specialized in a variety of tasks to include recon deep behind enemy lines, hostage rescue, counter-terrorism, and direct-action missions such as sabotage or assassinations. …

Why TikTok Is A National Security Threat

Why TikTok Is A National Security Threat

It’s the hottest video app since vine, in fact it’s basically the same thing as vine yet for some reason, exploded in popularity over the last year. That’s right, we’re talking about TikTok, and if you’re a fan of online entertainment then no doubt you’ve seen your fair share of TikToks. And how could you …

How US Military Spy Plane Drove the USSR Crazy

How US Military Spy Plane Drove the USSR Crazy

In the early part of the Cold War, the United States had a serious problem- gathering intelligence on the Soviet Union was proving incredibly difficult to do. Several attempts to establish intelligence networks behind the iron curtain had been violently put down, and a number of American and British spies, along with local collaborators, had …

What Happens If You Dodge the Army Draft?

What Happens If You Dodge the Army Draft?

It’s a cold December night in 1957 and a young man receives a military draft notice calling him to serve in the United States Army. At 22 years old he has a promising future ahead of him, and at such a young age he is already successful, but he knows that his career will have …

Why Storming Area 51 Is a Bad Idea

Why Storming Area 51 Is a Bad Idea

September 20th, 2019- the day that the people of Earth discover that the US government has been hiding the presence of extraterrestrials from the public. Our millenia of intergalactic solitude has finally come to an end, and the greatest question ever asked by science has at last been answered: are we alone? For decades the …

What If: World Without the US – Part 2

What If: World Without the US – Part 2

In our first episode of a world without the US we looked at the ways that the World War 2 and post War-era may have turned out if the US had simply refused to engage the world and remained isolationist. We discovered that there would be a near-certainty of a World War II that ended …