The story behind one of the most famous photographs in US military history

by insider@insider.com (Christopher Woody) | Business Insider

Battle of Hue Vietnam Marines wounded medic tank

John Olson/The LIFE Images Collection via Getty Images

  • January marked the 52nd anniversary of the Battle of Hue during the Vietnam War, which the US and South Vietnamese won after a month of brutal fighting that ultimately changed how Americans saw the war.
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The Navy Is Getting Newer and Better F/A-18E/F Super Hornets for Its Carriers

A big deal.

by David Axe Follow @daxe on TwitterL | The National Interest

Key point: The F-18 is a powerful and well-made fighter jet. One of the military’s mainstays, Washington has ordered more to ensure continued naval dominance.

The U.S.… Continues

The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Theme – Music Video by Jet Set Unlimited

Music video featuring Jerry Goldsmith’s classic 1960’s theme from “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.” TV series as performed by Jet Set Unlimited, L.A.’s retro-modern cinema preservation jazz band.

Original theme by Jerry Goldsmith.

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McKinsey and Company Is an Elitist Cult. Why Is Buttigieg Defending It?

The management consultancy firm is “the single greatest legitimizer of mass layoffs.” And its alumni are loyal for life.

BY NATHAN ROBINSON | In These Times

(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

(The article first appeared in July 2019)

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Goldman Sachs Executive Banned From Banking Over 1MDB Scandal

by Jesse Hamilton and Max Abelson | Bloomberg

(Bloomberg) — The Federal Reserve permanently banned former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. banker Andrea Vella from the industry over his alleged involvement in the 1MDB scandal as the fallout reaches higher into the firm’s ranks.… Continues

Coronavirus Checks China’s Blockchain Ambitions

by James Cooper | Coindesk

James Cooper is a Professor of Law at California Western School of Law in San Diego.

It was inevitable: the scent of bitter almonds always reminded him of the fate of non-reciprocal trade. American nuts are to be sold en masse to the Chinese as part of the extra $200 billion worth of extra U.S.… Continues

Babylon 5 War Without End Limited Edition Fine Art Print Lithograph by James Cukr

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Babylon 5 War Without End Limited Edition Fine Art Print Lithograph by James Cukr:

Here is an original LIMITED EDITION Fine Art Print of War Without End by James Cukr. The print is 36″ x 24″ and is hand signed by the artist himself.… Continues