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A Tribute to My Colonel

It’s Memorial Day Monday – the perfect day to brag on my military man a bit.  Exactly one week ago, he was promoted to Colonel in the US Army.   705 more words

Viral Video: KFC Brings Back Colonel Sanders

KFC is bringing back Colonel Sanders for their latest ad campaign.

KFC just announced they’re bringing back Colonel Sanders. He’ll be in their new TV commercials starting Monday, in honor of KFC’s 75th anniversary. 61 more words

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From Flickr: "Presentation of Crimea Medal, 1855" by London Metropolitan Archives

Description: View in Horse Guards Parade showing the presentation by Her Majesty of the Crimea Medal, May 18th 1855. The medal is being presented to Colonel Sir Thomas Trowbridge. 115 more words

Debaltseve Diary. Part 8. Colonel in Captivity

Colonel Volodymyr Sarychev, the deputy commander of 40 Battalion, was captured by Russian “kazacks” from the Rostov region, who, on 9 February, cut our Debaltseve–Artemivsk MSR at the village of Lohvynove. 674 more words

Ukraine

John Green's 'Looking for Alaska'

I have a lot of thoughts and feelings about the third novel I’ve read by John Green, Looking for Alaska. I read it a few weeks ago, so I’ve had time to let the thoughts process and now I feel like I can properly review it. 623 more words

Book Reviews

Marine Corps Base Hawaii commanding officer relieved of duties

A commanding officer at Marine Corps Base Hawaii has been relieved of his duties.

Col. Eric Schaefer was reassigned to another position Monday due to loss of trust and confidence in his ability to lead his command, officials said. 26 more words

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Day 25: Clerihews

Miss Jane Eyre
Thought she could not be there
In that big castle
It was such a hassle

Colonel Brandon
Had his military mind on… 9 more words

Poetry