October 16, 2018
Culture

SOS on Toast

September 23, 2018 Puma ByDesign 0

Veterans’ Tales by Vassar The other morning one of our local radio personalities was pitching a fancy restaurant in the Richmond area, and he proudly announced that their most popular entre was chipped beef on toast. A ten dollar platter these days, and whudda thunk it? People paying ten dollars for [Read More]

Rick Rescorla 9/11
Heroes

Remembering Rick Rescorla, the hero who died on 9/11

September 11, 2018 Bookworm 0

Rick Rescorla spent his entire life fighting evil and 17 years ago today, that fight culminated with his saving thousands of lives, but losing his own. This is the final entry in my annual commemoration of three victims of 9/11, each of whom died a hero, facing down evil, facing [Read More]

Heroes

THE CIB, THE LIGHT THAT COMMANDS THE ROOM

August 22, 2018 Puma ByDesign 0

Vassar Bushmills As you already know, I’m the garritrooper in this outfit, “too far forward to wear a tie, and too far to the rear to get shot at.” But that doesn’t mean that I don’t know some things about wading in muck up to my elbows, sleeping on hard [Read More]

Culture

Gettysburg – A Fourth Of July Long Ago

July 4, 2018 JoshuaPundit 1

Two years, ten years, and passengers ask the conductor:What place is this? Where are we now? I am the grass.Let me work. – Carl Sandburg One hundred and fifty five years ago today, brave men fought in and around a small town called Gettysburg in Pennsylvania to determine whether the [Read More]

Tommy Robinson
Conspiracies

Tommy Robinson Receives A Death Sentence

June 15, 2018 JoshuaPundit 2

Tommy Robinson has been given a death sentence. He was originally jailed in the relative safety of Hull prison.  He was then moved  to Onley prison with no notice to Robinson’s solicitor or his family. Onley, which is near Birmingham is a notoriously violent prison. It is over 70 per cent [Read More]

Donald Trump

Happy Flag Day, America.

June 14, 2018 Puma ByDesign 0

 Today is Flag Day and the U. S. Army’s 243rd birthday. Happy Flag Day, America. Happy 243rd Birthday to the @USArmy! Thank you for your bravery, sacrifices, and dedication to the U.S.A. We love you! pic.twitter.com/XlQYstu3Vo — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 14, 2018 Happy Birthday, 243 to the [Read More]

Heroes

BACHELOR’S CORNER ON MEMORIAL DAY SUNDAY

May 27, 2018 Puma ByDesign 0

Vassar Bushmills So should we. Remember, in all the world’s history, the only men who ever gave up their lives for total strangers were Americans. That is the American beat, and it still goes on. BACHELORS” CORNER On Sundays, for over three years after my separation, I walked about a [Read More]

Culture

VETERANS TALES IS NOW ALIVE!

March 21, 2018 Puma ByDesign 0

Vassar Bushmills Ok, now come kick the tires at VeteransTales.org. We invite every veteran and child of a veteran to come visit and rummage through old letters and stored emails and photos and bring us some of the stories you recall from your tours, daddy or granddaddy’s, or from all those mothers, [Read More]

1 2