Over our table full of wild boar burgers the other day where we were assessing Iran’s position in the Middle East, we also discussed whether there could be a fun new TV comedy series called “Hacker Platoon,” about a wacky unit of cyber freaks who, convicted of hacking crimes, were given a choice of prison or the Army, and, unfortunately for Uncle Sam and their new first sergeant, chose the latter. Kind of a “Gomer Pyle USMC” meets “Silicon Valley.” Potential here?
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.
Airman 1st Class Isaiah Edwards has been sentenced to 35 years in prison after a military jury found him guilty of murder in connection with the death of a fellow airman in Guam, Air Force officials announced on Tuesday.
A Russian man got drunk as all hell and tried to hijack an airplane on Tuesday, according to Russian news agencies.
So, pretty much your typical day in Siberia. No seriously: As Reuters notes, "drunken incidents involving passengers on commercial flights in Russia are fairly common, though it is unusual for them to result in flights being diverted."