CNN Sure Can Pick ‘Em

by baldilocks Almost as if it isn't an accident I saw this yesterday. Dean Obeidallah is a radio host and CNN contributor. This is pretty bad. https://t.co/wtHAB48Nvb — still A CurmudgEon (@billpresson) May 27, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Are u wearing a Nazi outfit? — (((DeanObeidallah))) (@DeanObeidallah) May 27, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js 1. It’s my father and not … Continue reading CNN Sure Can Pick ‘Em

Memorial Day 2018 vs Memorial Day 1963

This weekend I talked briefly about the crisis in England with Tommy Robinson's arrest and the unwillingness of Englishmen to stand up and fight for the basic rights of Englishmen that back when I was born would have been an automatic reaction. The question here is why and I think I have the answer. In … Continue reading Memorial Day 2018 vs Memorial Day 1963

Memorial Day 2018: Take Time to Remember

By:  Pat Austin SHREVEPORT – This Memorial Day I am offering you a roundup of related readings. Memorial Day often coincides with the end of the school year for children (and teachers) and has customarily been dubbed “the unofficial start of summer” holiday. That being said, and I’m preaching to the choir, I know, but … Continue reading Memorial Day 2018: Take Time to Remember

Report from Louisiana: Remembering the Kelley Brothers

By:  Pat Austin SHREVEPORT -- On this Memorial Day 2017, I am re-posting my traditional Memorial Day post about a local family that lost three sons in World War II.   The story of the Kelley family always gives me pause and causes me to be thankful for the freedoms and blessings we have today. … Continue reading Report from Louisiana: Remembering the Kelley Brothers

Remembering Our Fallen Heroes

Memorial Day weekend is upon us, and while it will be the unofficial beginning of summer - marked with barbecues and special sales events, it is most importantly about honoring our American heroes who have died in our wars while serving our country. Memorial Day was originally recognized as Decoration Day, to remember those who … Continue reading Remembering Our Fallen Heroes

Their Sacrifice thrown away for a Democrat Talking Point

This is Memorial Day Weekend. You are going to see a lot of images of a lot of liberal Democrats laying wreaths at the graves of soldiers, speaking at events or  appearing on TV talking about the sacrifices of those who died defending our country.  You will also see many in the MSM talking about … Continue reading Their Sacrifice thrown away for a Democrat Talking Point

Anna Judd Runs Across America and into Shreveport for Veterans

By:  Pat Austin SHREVEPORT – The resignation of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki last week came as no real surprise.  It won’t solve the problem but he had to fall on his sword.  The VA has been a mess for years and it really isn’t Shinseki’s fault, although certainly he has had time to take … Continue reading Anna Judd Runs Across America and into Shreveport for Veterans

Three Sons Lost in Less Than Two Years

By: Pat Austin SHREVEPORT -- It’s probably safe to say that Saving Private Ryan is all over your television menu this Memorial Day weekend.   It’s difficult to escape the endless rebroadcasts of the moving story of Private First Class James Francis Ryan lost behind enemy lines after the Normandy D-Day invasion and the ensuing quest … Continue reading Three Sons Lost in Less Than Two Years

DaTechGuy on DaMorning Drive WCRN May 28th 5-9 AM EST: Bumped to Top

Hank Stolz and Sherman Whitman of the WCRN Morning Show will be taking a well deserved day off on Memorial day so you will get DaTechGuy on DaRadio in DaMorning May 28th starting at 5 AM. At 7 AM Brian Herr will be joining me and we will take the show to 9 a.m. WCRN … Continue reading DaTechGuy on DaMorning Drive WCRN May 28th 5-9 AM EST: Bumped to Top

Gingrich as a drag? What about Obama

Today on Morning Joe there was a lot of shock over the latest Polls showing Gingrich soaring in state after state. Joe used the example of Massachusetts (that hasn't elected a member of the GOP to any house of congress) in a regular election in the 21st century and a moderate in NY as proof … Continue reading Gingrich as a drag? What about Obama

Memorial Day in Fitchburg 2011

Here are a few of photos from Fitchburg's Memorial day The Mayor was wearing a stylish raincoat: But the real stars were of course the vets And the new Bricks that we've mentioned before. This one is my Father: And an Uncle there was a medal of Honor winner and others All donated: You can … Continue reading Memorial Day in Fitchburg 2011

A most relevant Gospel today for a Memorial day

...during our current war on terror was spoken at daily mass this morning. the hour is coming when everyone who kills you will think he is offering worship to God. They will do this because they have not known either the Father or me. I have told you this so that when their hour comes … Continue reading A most relevant Gospel today for a Memorial day

Memorial Day in Fitchburg Massachusetts

In the center of Town we had our Memorial Day ceremonies Here is some video of the Parade And the People Watching it. We had a series of speakers Including local pols and vets but the most moving words came from the Gold Star Mothers : At the close of the ceremony was the volley … Continue reading Memorial Day in Fitchburg Massachusetts