Have men these days “gone soft?” Is our generation less manly than past generations? Are we less tough than our grandfathers? I see guys debate these kinds of questions all the time. Of course it’s hard to quantify “toughness.” But there is one area where we can definitively say we’ve slipped–the Army fitness test isn’t … Continue reading “Are You As Fit As a World War II GI?”
FATHER’S DAY They Didn’t Do It for Medals A tribute to our fathers who fought to give us freedom. by LARRY ALEX TAUNTON 8th Ranger Company during the Korean War (courtesy of U.S. Army Heritage & Education Center in Carlisle, PA) “Only you — only you! — could manage to get shot in the ass!” The year was … Continue reading “A Great Story about the Rangers”
Your Army Medal of Honor announced for soldier who fought through three floors of insurgents in Fallujah By: Kyle Rempfer Staff Sgt. David Bellavia, left, in Iraq. (Army) The president will award the Medal of Honor on June 25 to a soldier who fought through a nest of insurgents during the second Battle of Fallujah in 2004, the White House … Continue reading “What a Stud!!”
https://youtu.be/gfqeDVXyy0c World War II is over and instead of the expected Depression. America enters into a Golden Age for most of its Citizens! God how green with envy am I! Grumpy
A Civil War Confederate Soldier. Julius Franklin Howell, at the age of sixteen, entered Confederate service and would in time become a member of the 24th Virginia Cavalry. On occasions, he was on detached duty, serving general officers as a trusted courier. In the waning days of the war he was captured and imprisoned until … Continue reading “A voice from the past, one of the last Confederate Soldiers”
Riveting Twitter Thread on the Infamous ‘Roof Koreans’ of the LA Riots Highlights Importance of the Second Amendment by Cassandra Fairbanks April 28, 2019 280 Comments During the 1992 Rodney King riots in Los Angeles, armed Korean store owners stationed themselves on top of their shops to protect their property from looters and became known as the … Continue reading “Some REAL Americans”
From the daily Time waster!