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Logan was formerly an associate editor for WeAreTheMighty.com, "Authentic Media for the Military Community." He's now a freelance writer and editor whose work has appeared in RealClear Defense, Business Insider, Coffee Or Die, and more. He's also the managing editor of The Patriot from Fisher House Foundation. Check it out here.

 
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Seizure-causing plane was one of history's craziest designs

 

The Thunderscreech fixed a problem of the early jet era: how to get prop-like fuel efficiency out of a jet aircraft. Unfortunately, it created a much worse problem when its propellor created thousands of sonic booms. Learn more at Coffee or Die.

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How a Sausage-Filled-Plane Crash Wiped Out 16 Soviet Admirals

 

The single-greatest loss of senior Soviet naval officers didn't happen in combat in World War II, at some clandestine incident at sea, or in some organized hit by the CIA. No, the worst loss of Soviet naval leadership came when admirals got cocky while shuttling groceries across the Russian interior. See the story at Coffee or Die.

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7 worst military defeats in modern history

 

Even great military powers can get curb stomped in surprising ways. In battles like the one in Tsushima Straits, massive forces were laid low.

9 crazy stories of Coast Guard history

 

The Coast Guard, the successor to two early American agencies, is the oft-forgotten fifth military service. But its service men and women have a proud history of doing bonkers crap to defend U.S. liberties.

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This monster was the helicopter version of the AC-130 gunship

 

The ACH-47 bristled with heavy machineguns, miniguns, and rocket launchers like a GI Joe toy come to life. It was eventually retired for not being cost-effective, but the troops protected by its vengeful hand loved having it overhead.

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See his work as the managing editor of The Patriot from Fisher House Foundation

 

 
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