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Old Soldiers Never Die, They Just Fade Away

Those of us old enough, know that General of the Army (5 Stars), General Douglas MacArthur spoke these words in front of Congress when he was forced to Retire. 714 more words


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My face is on every television, in every newspaper. They say I’m saving the world. I know better. I’m a school principal not a superhero. 526 more words


Un Signe d'Espoir (Paris to Prague by bus)

We’re passing the battlefields of Verdun under darkening skies and lowering night. As the light fades on the gray hills and fields, my heart lowers. Pathetic fallacy and history are outdoing me again! 317 more words


WAR 56 started against "JFOA", good luck to all and win this!!!

  • Use both attacks, no matter the outcome.
  • Start looking at your attack recommendation and decide from there which base you’ll attack.
    • A good rule of thumb is to attack your mirror enemy (#1 attack #1, 2 attack 2 and so forth)
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After Tunisia, is it time that we airstrike Syria?

It is difficult for one to assess whether or not Britain should send in airstrikes to Syria without emotions ultimately being invoked. Following the ISIS led Tunisian massacre in which 30 Britons were slaughtered, MP’s will today debate whether we shall become further involved in the US-led coalition, by sending shells in to bomb the clusters of ISIS we know are present. 465 more words


The Palace of Illusions by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

I don’t usually read books about India or books written by Indian authors. I was asked to read this book by my mother; she wanted me to try it out first and see if it was any good before she read it. 316 more words


War is good business!

From Reuters:

WASHINGTON – The number of U.S. troops deployed in battle zones is at its lowest level since before the 2003 invasion of Iraq. Still, Congress has authorized a 38 percent increase in the war budget.


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