Category Archives: Medal of Honor

One hell of a great story….

(Southern Oregon Mail Tribune) — History buff George Berry, of Medford, finally located and purchased on-line the Colt Model 1911, .45-caliber, semiautomatic pistol he had wanted all his life, but he wouldn’t have to very long.   (Mail Tribune Photo by  Jamie … Continue reading

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Remember

Find the cost of freedom Buried in the ground Mother Earth will swallow you Lay your body down Chief Petty Officer Robert Reeves, 32, (left ) and his best friend, Lt. Commander Jonas Kelsall, 33, died together when their special operations … Continue reading

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Sometimes politicians prevail even in the Hall of Heroes….

Like no other time in my life, the nation’s highest award for military valor is finally receiving the wide-spread public recognition it deserves. I have read, collected, argued about, spoken and learned any and everything I could find about the Medal of … Continue reading

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Despicable

Our Jackass-in-Chief can’t remember the names or circumstances of just two Medal of Honor Recipients despite having personally awarded both Medals. (Flashback: Obama presented the nation’s highest military medal to Paul and Janet Monti Sept. 17,  2009, for their son who … Continue reading

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From the Latin…..

For those of us who pause this weekend in our annual three-day orgy of swimming, beer, bbq, family gatherings, NASCAR/ Indy… I think you might agree that as a nation we are are missing the entire point of what we call Memorial Day. … Continue reading

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All that’s missing is a fluffy kitten.

I detest the Navy’s new ad campaign TV commercials which features a sci-fi “Transformer”-type aircraft full of nurses and doctors saving flood victims and handing out bottled water… Evian please. All that’s missing is a fluffy kitten.  And the tag … Continue reading

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