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Recent content by dapaterson

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    Donation for Short Leave

    This would appear to run counter to the purpose of Short Leave.
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    Donation for Short Leave

    For those interested in the individual who posted it: https://techlaw.uottawa.ca/people/madden-mike
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    A Deeply Fractured US

    The extended family of former NJ governor Chris Christie keeping it classy.
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    Active Shooter In NS. April 19 2020

    It was the weekend, and the one person who knows what they're doing had shut off their phone?
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    Victoria is facing a public-safety crisis

    I strongly suspect that, between diplomats, legal and illegals, there are over 200 members of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) in Ottawa.
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    Victoria is facing a public-safety crisis

    Sounds like you two are in violent agreement.
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    What are you listening to/fav type of music

    We all know this guy...
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    Joint Force Arsenal

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    Joint Force Arsenal

    This is why I can never be a PAO - I'd have just taken a B52, painted it paisley, added some papier-maché bumps to the fuselage here and there, and claimed that it was the new aircraft.
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    Military chief warns China and Russia are 'at war with the West' and Canada is not ready

    That's only because we haven't stationed a frigate there yet...
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    Veterans Affairs says worker ‘inappropriately’ discussed medically assisted death with veteran

    Apparently there are now five known instances, all linked to the same individual, and VAC has contacted the RCMP. https://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/paralympian-trying-to-get-wheelchair-ramp-says-veterans-affairs-employee-offered-her-assisted-dying-1.6179325
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    Divining the right role, capabilities, structure, and Regimental System for Canada's Army Reserves

    Shrink the number of units - Army Reserve, for example, should be about 1/3 of the current number. That means you can shrink the number of HQs by a third as well. Which means that even if you keep the same number of reports and returns, you have 1/3 of the number of HQs demanding them, and 1/3...
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    In defence of Lady Susan Hussey

    What if someone asks you seven times in a single conversation and refuses to accept your answer? What if that happens almost every time you meet someone? What if, no matter what answer you give, they still insist that you are "outside" or "different"?
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    In defence of Lady Susan Hussey

    The fifth time around, this was the question.
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    In defence of Lady Susan Hussey

    How many times do you ask again after they answer?