Show 13: Black Hawk Down – The Battle of Mogadishu part 2

It’s our anniversary show here at Battlecast and we’re starting our second year off with an action-packed episode on the Battle of Mogadishu.  In today’s episode you’ll hear an epic story of self-sacrifice as two Delta Force operators attempt to hold back an entire city of hostiles. Meanwhile, General Garrison struggles to scrape together a… Continue reading Show 13: Black Hawk Down – The Battle of Mogadishu part 2

Coming Soon: Show 13 – the Battle of Mogadishu part 2

In this photograph you can see Mike Durant’s crash site. We’re covering it in the next show and it’s coming soon. It’s going to be a special episode because it’s our anniversary. I just want everyone to know: the response we have received is tremendous. We’ve grown from tens to hundreds to thousands and we’re… Continue reading Coming Soon: Show 13 – the Battle of Mogadishu part 2

Show 12: Black Hawk Down – the Battle of Mogadishu part 1

It’s October 3, 1993 and 160 soldiers of an American task force are making a routine raid into Mogadishu. It should have been just another minor skirmish. It became a battle that would cost the lives of thousands. On today’s show we’ve got a classic showdown of cutting-edge military technology and training versus the sheer… Continue reading Show 12: Black Hawk Down – the Battle of Mogadishu part 1

Coming soon: Black Hawk Down – the Battle of Mogadishu

Merry Christmas everyone! Chris and I decided to drop the next episode early as a Christmas gift for you. The Battle of Mogadishu is an epic story of modern war made famous in the film Black Hawk Down. In this epic battle, 160 elite American soldiers will battle an entire city of two million inhabitants. It’s… Continue reading Coming soon: Black Hawk Down – the Battle of Mogadishu

Wild Beauty – the Work of Grainger McKoy

Mankind has reflected on lessons from nature since time immemorial. Consider the book of Proverbs: “Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise: Which having no guide, overseer, or ruler, provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest” (Proverbs 6:6). We could also cite the widespread… Continue reading Wild Beauty – the Work of Grainger McKoy