Trump orders dismissal of murder charge against former Green Beret accused of killing a suspected Taliban bomb maker

President Donald Trump has ended the decade-long saga of Maj. Matthew Golsteyn by ordering a murder charge against the former Green Beret dismissed with a full pardon. The Army charged Golsteyn with murder in December 2018 after he repeatedly acknowledged that he killed an unarmed Afghan man in 2010. Golsteyn’s charge sheet identifies the man […]

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New trailer for WWI movie ‘The Great War’ looks like an incredible opportunity ruined by campy action and way too much motivation

A new trailer just dropped for the upcoming World War I action flick The Great War. Written and directed by Steven Luke, The Great War stars Bates Wilder, Hiram Murray, Billy Zane, and Ron Perlman, and follows a segregated unit of black soldiers on the Western Front in Europe — other reviews have suggested the […]

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Your best (and worst) jokes about SOCOM’s new ‘third arm’ exoskeleton

Earlier this week, I reported that U.S. Special Operations Command was working on an articulated, gyrostabilized “third arm” to help enhance operator’s accuracy downrange. Naturally, Task & Purpose readers responded with a barrage of dick jokes. This isn’t the first time this has happened: after all, anything called a “third arm” is going to evoke […]

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