Pop Quiz

June 1, 2011
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Time for a little fun… This is a new Pew Research test you my not have seen yet. It surely indicates that the majority of Americans don’t know what’s going on. Interesting and simple test. It’s astonishing that so many people got less than half right. These results say that 80% of the (voting) public […]

We’d like to know a little bit about you for our files

May 31, 2011
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Since January, when Sandra in Brevard first reported that Florida had accepted 9.8 Million dollars from the Federal Government to data mine public school students she’s been finding more and more evidence that the government now considers everything about you their business. According to the DOEd, the government needs to know if you are a […]

Was his name Harris

May 29, 2011
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After forty years most of the names are blurred, it was the summer of 1970. I was the senior company clerk for Headquarters and Headquarters Company at Fort Carson. The Company was a monster of sorts, it staffed everything from post Headquarters on down, if had anything to do with running the base, somebody in […]

Remembering Willie and Joe

May 29, 2011
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You can search the history books all you want, you won’t find much about Willie and Joe although in the 1940s they were two of the best known heroes of  World War II.  Bill Mauldin who traveled across Europe with them, told their stories to the rest of the world earned a Pulitzer Prize for his work.  In the […]

The Virtual Wall

May 28, 2011
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Click the wall, then pick out a state, A list of towns and cities will appear, chose the town you want to search..  All the names are there.  When you find the one you’re looking for, click on his name..  Some basic information will appear, including his rank, medals and brief sumary of where and […]

Time to remember

May 28, 2011
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The weekend is here…  and with it the official start of summer..  Memorial Day Week End is here, and with it the long weekend, cookouts and first of the season trips to the Beach.   Charcoal grilled steaks and cold beer…or if you live in the right place, the first blue claw crabs of the season, all make it to easy […]

Will you wear blue

May 28, 2011
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When 2nd Lt. James Cathey’s body arrived at the Reno Airport , Marines climbed into the cargo hold of the plane and draped the flag over his casket as passengers watched the family gather on the tarmac. During the arrival of another Marine’s casket last year at Denver International Airport , Major Steve Beck described […]