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Random thoughts on the passing scene:
I don’t know why we are spending our hard-earned money paying taxes to support a criminal justice system, when issues of guilt and innocence are being determined on television — and even punishment is being meted out by CNN’s showing the home and address of the policeman accused in the Ferguson, Missouri shooting. 686 more words
August Build-up .
While the guns are largely silent this week, armies are in motion in northern New York and Lower Canada, along the upper Mississippi River and in and around the Chesapeake Bay all in preparations for major battles on Lake Champlain, outside Washington and Baltimore and on the Niagara Frontier and Illinois Territory. 468 more words
You’re probably thinking why I would need to apologise to the US Marine Corps. The answer is the fact that I resented them for one thing for the first two decades since I left that great organisation and that is that they didn’t solve all my problems for me. 944 more words
The days wind down, and 135 remain for US troops in Afghanistan.
I still keep thinking of the death of medically retired Marine sniper, Sgt. Rob Richards, found dead in his home last Wed. 8 more words
JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (CBS Charlotte) – A sniper prosecuted for the act of urinating on Taliban corpses in 2011 was found dead Wednesday night in his Jacksonville, North Carolina home, … 348 more words