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January 2012 Archives

Military Heroes – U. S. Navy Jack Fellowes Lieutenant Commander USN (Ret.) Fellowes was a Navy pilot who was shot down over a village in Vietnam. He uses humor to not only tell his story, but also to detail how […]

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“Well,” snarled the tough old Navy Chief to the bewildered Seaman, “I suppose after you get discharged from the Navy, you’ll just be waiting for me to die so you can come and pee on my grave.” “Not me, Chief!” […]

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A Chief and a Capt. were sitting in the barbershop. They were both just getting finished with their shaves, when the barbers reached for some after-shave to slap on their faces. The Capt. shouted, “Hey, don’t put that stuff on […]

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Military Heroes – U. S. Army Daniel Rodriguez Daniel Rodriguez, former Army sergeant and combat wounded veteran takes us on his journey from the military as he aspires to play college football. Sergeant Rodriquez fought and was wounded at COP […]

Monday night – 11/14/2011 – at Lambeau Field The National Anthem the networks did not let you see. “Thank You Veterans” National Anthem. Green Bay Packers verses the Minnesota Vikings. November 14th, 2011 at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, WI […]

Q: How do you know if there is a fighter pilot at your party? A: He’ll tell you. Q: What’s the difference between God and fighter pilots? A: God doesn’t think he’s a fighter pilot. Q: What’s the difference between […]

Military Hero Reckless,  Korean War Horse This small Mongolian mare became a national hero when an article ran in the Saturday Evening Post about her heroics in several battles in the Korean War.   For a moving video… click here. […]

Can you imagine what the pilot was thinking! Remember, these photos are 100 years old!!!!  The aircraft used for these tests still shows Wright Brothers design. Check out the swing away turret guns on the sides of the USS Pennsylvania…. […]

Officer: “Soldier, do you have change for a dollar?” Soldier: “Sure, buddy.” Officer: “That’s no way to address an officer! Now let’s try it again!” “Soldier, do you have change for a dollar?” Soldier: “No, SIR!”

Military Heroes – U. S. Marine Corps Jim “Seamus” Garrahy  “It is with great sadness that I post the obituary of Jim “Seamus” Garrahy [who was our featured hero on 12/19/2008]. He was a Marine’s Marine and never lost the […]

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