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When you help and crap happens

Helped him lift his car out of a ditch, and got a lower back injury.

Separated a fight, and felt a blow on the cheek doing so. 171 more words


August 12: Trivial Solutions to Human Passions

Our cosy routines are put in danger, but  we convince ourselves that right will be on our side because we are mighty and might generally proves itself right. 208 more words

Daily Reflections

Proof of service

By Michelle Love

Last year, I was approached by an elderly woman while attending a VFW convention in Pittsburgh.  She needed help finding the registration booth. 989 more words

Voices Of August

Dads of Teens: Serving as a Family – National Service

The Necessary Transition

For the average male Singaporean, enlistment into manhood is marked by conscription into the army, where he will, for the first time, sport a neatly shaven head, marching stoically, dressed in immaculately pressed camouflage fatigues. 798 more words


Blumenthal's military record resurrected in new Senate race

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal’s Republican challenger is reviving a six-year-old controversy about whether the Democrat intentionally distorted his Vietnam-era military service. 110 more words


Command Sergeant Major Joanne M. Cox

Title: Command Sergeant Major
Company: United States Army
Location: North Chicago, IL United States

Initially, Joanne Cox chose a career path in the military simply because she wanted to further her education. 169 more words