Kissed by an Angel, Where Violins are the Angels’ Voices, and the Cello Sings Harmony Spec Henry J Mayfield, Jr, 23, of Evergreen Park, IL was killed on Jan 5, 2020, in Manda Bay, Kenya by al-Shabaab, an Al Quaeda affiliate He was of 1st Bn, 58th Aviation Rgmnt, 164th Theatre Ops Group, Ft Rucker, AL Rest in peace, Specialist Job well done. A mourning nation thanks you. Continue Reading →
7 JAN 2020
This Is a film, not a documentary, and not a single drop of documentary news reel is involved, yet, most people when they see it, think that it is.
Watch this film and Study this film:
At least three times, for at least three different purposes:
As a History Lesson about Colonialism, especially French Colonialism as compared to the English, Spanish, Dutch, even Russian and American. There are evils involved in each, but ranking from the Very Evil to Benign. (Americans, especially younger ... Continue Reading →
2 DEC 2019 I once heard Paul Harvey say It’s the sound of work boots going up the steps, and the sound of bedroom slippers coming down. Mr Harvey was comparing America to Europe at the ... Continue Reading →
30 NOV 2019
(The following was sent to me, and reprinted with his permission. Found only on Twitter @elboneverdies, Point E Elbo, ex-submariner. Very clever, Please pass on.)
I’m assigned to the 52nd Gender Fluid Battalion.
In-fighting has occurred whenever hard work needs to be done. When heavy lifting is required many start identifying as female. When cooking is required they identify as male.
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1 NOV 2019 Kissed by an Angel, Where Violins are the Angels’ Voices, and the Cello Sings Harmony MSG Mark Allen, 46, of Loganville, GA, died in his home Oct 12, 2019 from injuries from a sniper’s rifle ten years earlier in Afghanistan while searching for the deserter Bowe Bergdahl, at the time an Army Specialist. Rest in peace, Master Sergeant Continue Reading →
14 OCT 2019
One of my best is a Marine. Remember, they never die. He was a Marine sniper in the early 60s. Served a short tour in Japan and another (one year) in Vietnam. I’m not sure how many enlistments he made it through, maybe two. He joined the Marines to avoid jail time from juvenile court judge (they still did that in those days) and probably left the Corps on the same terms. I believe he held the Corps record for ...
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4 OCT 2019 I found this old brown newspaper clipping, from a small stack on New York Times cut outs, going all the way up to 1932, when FDR was only “President-elect.” Undated, but America didn’t join the fighting in France until May, 1918 and in 5 1/2 months 50,000 had died before the Armistice November 11. NYT credited “Stars and Stripes” with the original story.
On the run, somewhere in France, Everywhere in France, All the time.
Dear Papa—-I am writing on der run as der ...
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22 SEP 2019 Kissed by an Angel, Where Violins are the Angels’ Voices, and the Cello Sings Harmony SFC Jeremy W Griffin, 40 of Greenbrier, Tennessee was killed on Sept 16, 2019, in Wardak Province, Afghanistan by small arms fire He was of 3rd Bn, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) Joint Base Lewis-McChord Rest in peace, Sergeant Job well done. A mourning nation thanks you. Continue Reading →
18 SEP 2019
Kissed by an Angel, Where Violins are the Angels’ Voices, and the Cello Sings Harmony SFC Elis A Barretto Ortiz, 34, of Morovis, Puerto Rico was killed on Sept 5, 2019, in Kabul Province, Afghanistan by a car bomb He was of 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne, Ft Bragg, NC Rest in peace, Sergeant Job well done. A mourning nation thanks ... Continue Reading →
11 SEP 2019