VO-67 gets a Presidential Unit Citation

Sorry for going back in time again, but this one is a historic first! The Navy has never before upgraded a unit citation… Observation Squadron (VO)-67 (the Ghost Squadron) was a highly classified outfit that was NAVY but flying over … Continue reading

The Gun is Civilization

Go check out Marko’s blog for the gun is civilization– Outstanding read!!!!H/T Tam … Continue reading

How old is Grandpa???

Stay with this — the answer is at the end…It may just surprise you!One evening a grandson was talking to his grandfather about current events.The grandson asked his grandfather what he thought about the shootings at schools, the computer age, … Continue reading

B. Hussein at it again…

Well, B. Hussein is not making friends and influencing people in Penn…I was gonna write a blast about his comments, till I read the Cranky Prof’s, all I can say is she said it MUCH better than I can, and … Continue reading

Friday Mornings at the Pentagon…

Continuing the tone of my last few posts, yet again another mostly unknown and uncovered (at least by MSM) honoring of our troops. By JOSEPH L. GALLOWAYMcClatchy NewspapersOver the last 12 months, 1,042 soldiers, Marines, sailors and Air Force personnel … Continue reading

Get your TIVO ready…

Starting April 27th, PBS will air 5 nights of CARRIER, a total of 10 hours of coverage of the USS Nimitz 2005 deployment. This one is not about the mechanical marvels, but about the people who ‘man’ the carrier. It … Continue reading

Charlton Heston dead at 84…

Charlton Heston has died at age 84 from Alzheimer’s… RIP Mr. Heston, RIP… … Continue reading

A little humor…

CHiPs vs. USMC Top this for a speeding ticket…Two California Highway Patrol Officers were conducting speeding enforcement on I-15, North of the Marine Corps Air Station at Miramar. One of the officers was using a hand held radar device to … Continue reading

And one from my era…

James E. (Bull) Williams… 20 year Navy man, enlisted at 16, retired on 20. Volunteered to go to Viet Nam with 19 years in, because he knew small boats and thought he might pass that along to his shipmates and … Continue reading

Something Different #20, #21, #22

Back to the Navy and Afganistan… Only two of the three citations have been released. SEALS doing the L part of the job… Sadly one was posthumous. The President of the United States Takes Pride in Presenting The Navy Cross … Continue reading