Another day…

Another golf tournament that we didn’t win… Of course it was us two old farts, and a kid that hadn’t picked up golf clubs in 10 years… I played flog, but we still shot par in the best ball. However, … Continue reading

Sea Stories…

There I was no s**t… er… never mind… I wasn’t there, there aren’t any pictures, and nobody saw anything… Yeah, yeah, that’s my story and I’m sticking to it! Best story of the night, Skipper Walker, VP-4 CO in the … Continue reading

Names… GAH!!!

Met up with a few folks last night, and grabbed a quick bite,  and one thing that we’re all suffering from is trying to remember some folks names… Granted we’ve gotten older, and nobody had a cruise book handy, but … Continue reading

Road trip…

I’m out of pocket for a few days, going to a Navy symposium to catch up with old fiends err… friends and catch up what’s going on in my old community. This is the sound of my people! 😉 Not … Continue reading

TBT…

In honor of the last Doolittle Raider’s passing… This one is only 9 minutes of official film. This one is one of the newsreels that was shown in theaters. And this is a write up of the raid, HERE from … Continue reading

Resquiat en pacem…

The last Doolittle Raider has passed away. Retired Air Force Lt. Col. Richard “Dick” Cole, the last surviving member of World War II’s Doolittle Raiders, died Tuesday in Texas at the age of 103. The president of the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders Association told The Air Force Times that … Continue reading

Worth watching…

This one is 24 minutes long, but it will bring a tear to your eye… One family’s connection thanks to an airplane. I hope you enjoyed it, and they truly were the greatest generation! Thankfully there is another generation that … Continue reading

TBT…

One wonders what stories they told… They had to have been in their 90s at the time this was taken. I also wonder what they thought about the advances in weapons! From cap and ball to semi-auto pistols and rifles, … Continue reading

Another helping hand for Veterans???

Apparently the Senate has passed a bill called the Veterans Small Business Enhancement Act, S.2679, the “Veterans Small Business Enhancement Act of 2018,” which amends the Small Business Act to provide veteran-owned small businesses access to surplus property owned by … Continue reading