PSA…

The boss sent this around this morning- For those of you who are interested, when you watch this, I would ask that you remember two things. 1. EVERY person you see in uniform is a VOLUNTEER. 2. This was NOT … Continue reading

Ring… Ring… It’s 0300 again….

Just an FYI, Norman Polmar really IS an expert… WASHINGTON — A pair of nuclear-powered Russian attack submarines has been patrolling off the eastern seaboard of the United States in recent days, a rare mission that has raised concerns inside … Continue reading

Hmmm…

Looks like the silent majority is no longer silent… Average Americans are getting up in their congresscritter’s faces, and they are NOT being polite about it in these town hall meetings when the congresscritters try to read their talking points … Continue reading

A blast from the past…

Does anybody have any memory of the reason given for the establishment of the DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY during the Carter Administration waaay back in 1977? Anybody? Anything? Beuhler? Beuhler?? No? Didn’t think so! Bottom line… we’ve spent several hundred billion … Continue reading

Hell in a handbasket…

Well, I’m stumbling back through home for one whole day before I leave again, but based on the last trip, we ARE going to hell in a handbasket…Sat next to a fleamale environmental lawyer (you know the type, frizzy hair, … Continue reading

Say what???

Some “interesting” WWII facts… The first German serviceman killed in WW II was killed by the Japanese ( China , 1937), the first American serviceman killed was killed by the Russians ( Finland 1940); highest ranking American killed was Lt … Continue reading

Open letter to Obama…

Lou Pritchett is one of corporate America ‘s true living legends- an acclaimed author, dynamic teacher and one of the world’s highest rated speakers. Successful corporate executives everywhere recognize him as the foremost leader in change management. Lou changed the … Continue reading

Random thoughts…

I was gonna stay the hell away from the whole Health Care debacle, but after reading ppgs 424-430 I just have to say one thing! Page 425: More bureaucracy: Advance Care Planning Consult: Senior Citizens, assisted suicide, euthanasia?• Page 425: … Continue reading

A different perspective…

I received this from a former CO of mine, who knew Cernan and the others “back in the day” when they were just regular test pilots and “working” for a living. It points out the stark (to me) difference in … Continue reading

Well damn…

Tom Watson, at age 59 almost won the British Open, if just one more putt had fallen, we would be talking history being made. But it didn’t happen; what did happen was he gave all of us hope and reminded … Continue reading