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The Vietnam Experience

This past weekend, I had the chance to visit Patriot’s Point in Charleston, SC (actually, Mt. Pleasant, SC).  I guess you would say the “main attraction” of Patriot’s Point is the USS Yorktown, a large aircraft carrier that survived several battles during WWII.   427 more words


Fort Sumter National Monument -- South Carolina

December 10, 2015

This fort is found on an island off the coast of Charleston, South Carolina.  Named after a Revolutionary War hero, Fort Sumter was built to help fortify and protect the Charleston harbor.   478 more words


Inmate #005: Aboard the U.S.S. Yorktown (CV-10)

Note: I am not and do not claim to be an expert on aircraft identification. If I have mislabeled something, please let me know.

I would like to say that I was initially interested in the  226 more words

Patriots Point

To Commemorate Pearl Har...What the?

Dec. 7, 2015 – Another day that will live on in infamy.

Donald Trump totally steals Pearl Harbor’s thunder, and that was a lot of thunder to steal. 40 more words



The day after the Brand New concert, I had to catch a flight to Charleston, South Carolina. When I say the day after, I mean several hours after. 961 more words

The Fighting Lady, 1944, Is Showing on TCM Tomorrow Morning (USA)


Fighting Lady, 1944, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on September 23 at 3:30 a.m. est. Not closed captioned.  Robert Taylor is the narrator. 857 more words

Robert Taylor