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This, My Friends, Is Honor

Posted in Awesome, Politics, Rant, Writing with tags , , , , , on February 20, 2018 by BrainRants

It probably won’t surprise you to know I’ve more or less completely eschewed even reading the news, or watching it on the television.  Nothing there holds much for me but anger and outrage.  Never one to be a hypocrite, I take my own advice, and Continue reading

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For Consideration

Posted in Afghanistan, Army, Awesome, History, Rant with tags , , , , on August 5, 2012 by BrainRants

I received the following message through the military email system recently.  I think there’s a lot of truth in this note. I am not putting this up to rub anyone’s nose in our sacrifice, because honestly that’s not what I’m about. I think, perhaps, it’s worth reading as a not-so-gentle reminder of what we all Continue reading