Oshkosh, B'Gosh: The US Military Is Finally Replacing the Humvee
After years of cruising the dealerships, the Pentagon announced this week that it will buy 55,000 new vehicles and spend up to $30 billion to replace Humvees and MRAPs.
Russia Is Making Tanks Stylish Again
After almost a quarter century out of the limelight, main battle tanks are coming back into style.
French Court Orders Baker to Remove Racist Pastries From Window
A court in the southern city of Nice has taken town officials to task over two cakes, which the court has deemed “an affront to human dignity.”
Anonymous Border Patrol Agents Keep Killing People
US Customs and Border Protection agents have killed 46 people since 2005. None have gone to jail, and we don't even know most of their names.
The US Really Has No Idea How It’ll Withdraw From Afghanistan
It's unlikely that the process of US forces pulling out will be any less agonizingly stupid or confusing than what has preceded it.