Archive for May, 2009

Five Killed at Camp Liberty, Iraq by Soldier with PTS: Pres. Obama was surprised..?!

I can hear the machines going round and round again in Washington. The President and Congress will look into it…Their Generals and Admirals will repeat the promises of doing something about it…and I can’t help but be reminded that in my lifetime I’ve heard this so many times from the same kinds of people. Or, [...]

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Puppy Love

What is it about puppies? Children go crazy for them. Women melt. Men nod approvingly. They make the old feel young again. And wounded warriors regain a new spark for life. Was it any wonder that Navy SEAL and lone survivor of an ambush in Afghanistan, Marcus Latrell got a cute yellow Lab pup to [...]

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OPERATION WARD 57 Donation Campaign Begins!

“Would you like to help wounded veterans?” Please read on…   May 1, 2009 One of many Operation Ward 57 aids in recovery! In the summer of 1986, I was one of a group of four men hurriedly moving into position to defend a section of wall during what was quickly becoming a successful base [...]

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