Think about this guy before you applaud some famous actor or actress for a performance. This is a performance. The difference here is that it is real life, not scripted by self-serving screenwriters from the dung heap we know as Hollywood.
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Smita Shah of Chicago, IL, currently serves as president and CEO of the engineering and construction management firm. Throughout her life, Smita Shah has demonstrated a strong commitment to public service, having served as an intern in the White House and as chair of the Delhi-Chicago Sister City committee. 150 more words
On September 25, 1918, leading American World War I ace Eddie Rickenbacker attacked seven enemy airplanes alone and shot down two of them. He received the Medal of Honor for “conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity above and beyond the call of duty in action against the enemy.” This uniform jacket was worn by Rickenbacker during World War I. 19 more words
NINETEEN-YEAR-OLD Ross Andrew McGinnis could have saved himself when an enemy hand grenade dropped through the gunner’s hatch of his Humvee on December 4, 2004. Instead, he shouted a warning to the other four soldiers in the vehicle, which was on patrol in Baghdad during the Iraq War. 82 more words