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Massive Blaze Destroys Historic 338-Year-Old Nantucket Hotel (VIDEO)

Nantucket, Massachusetts – A massive blaze early Saturday morning destroyed the historic 338-year-old Veranda House Hotel, the Nantucket Fire Department said. It is unclear what caused the fire. “The actions of the citizens and the Captain saved lives,” the fire department said. According to the department, all guests and employees were safely evacuated and no…

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The Secrets of Russia’s Artillery War in Ukraine

A report published by the UK-based Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) think tank reveals fascinating new details on Russian artillery tactics gleaned from in-person interviews of Ukrainian soldiers by military analysts Jack Watling and Nick Reynolds. While the report deserves reading in full here, the article highlights key findings regarding Russia’s artillery-based way of war.…

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Explosion Rocks Oklahoma Natural Gas Plant

Explosion Rocks Oklahoma Natural Gas Plant A natural gas gathering and processing facility near Medford, Oklahoma, exploded Saturday afternoon and could disrupt the flow of hydrocarbons to energy export hubs on the Texas Gulf Coast.  Oneok, Inc., a leading midstream service provider and the operator of a major natural gas liquids (NGL) systems, experienced an…

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Make America Free Again (MAFA)

“Sientese, por favor,” I said to somebody’s ancient abuela standing at the fringes of an impromptu post-fireworks boardwalk pizza party. She glanced longingly at the four feet of open bench space next to me but hesitated, maybe wondering why an old, bald, oversized gringo would ask her to please sit down next to him. Her…