F18 Breaks The Speed of Sound During Carrier Flyby

An F/A-18C breaks the speed of sound, leaving behind the tell tale and infamous “Sonic Boom”. Model: F/A-18C Hornet Developed from: McDonnell Douglas National origin: United States Manufacturer: McDonnell Douglas / Boeing Northrop Primary users: United States Navy, United States Marine Corps, Royal Australian Air Force, Spanish Air Force Unit cost: US$29–57 million (2006)

What Americans Really Think About ISIS

Do Americans favor airstrikes? Ground troops? Will we ever get out of Iraq? We posed all these questions and more to Americans in Venice, CA as part of our Reason-Rupe poll. “There seems to be a sort of collective amnesia problem regarding the Iraq War,” says Reason Foundation polling director Emily Ekins. Ekins is referring…