These are the most recent diaries filed under this tag:
In 1950, 24-year-old Army Corporal Lindsey C. Lockett was captured by Chinese troops in Korea. Word came that he died in captivity. Now, 65 years later, the Department of Defense informed his family ...
by DrillSgtK
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Apr 08, 2015 at 08:53 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
The following MIA have been accounted for. Cpl. Leland F. Smith , U.S. Army, Company K, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, was lost Nov. 28, 1950, in North Korea. He was accounted for ...
by DrillSgtK
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Nov 13, 2014 at 10:10 AM PST with 17 Recommends
Many American families have traditions of military service. I am always glad to point out the proud military service of my Brother, in the US Air Force, and my candidate, US Air Force. Today, ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Sep 19, 2014 at 04:51 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
Just like his tepublican predecessor did, the still leader, that nobody even mentions, of that once political party that still call themselves republican, so does everyone else, until mittens is ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Apr 14, 2012 at 09:27 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
by JaxDem
Comment Count 128 comments on Sun Oct 10, 2010 at 05:14 PM PDT with 123 Recommends
That "Noble Cause", which one "GoldStar Mom" asked to be answered very publicly and never was, comes when those who serve do everything in their power, and know those around them will do same, to ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Sep 18, 2009 at 05:46 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
When Barack Obama was campaigning in the Toledo area, he met the now famous “Joe the Plumber” of Holland, Ohio. Joe said that he was about the buy his boss’s business and that it ...
by ShermanDeBrosse
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Oct 16, 2008 at 05:24 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
At times, I've lamented here that we just can't seem to get past Vietnam in so many ways. The perceived wound to our national pride and horrible misadventure that was our presence there ...
by lapin
Comment Count 30 comments on Tue Oct 14, 2008 at 11:43 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
cross-posted at my blog Southern Liberal Living . Don't know if this has been diaried, but I just read this via ...
by Sandy on Signal
Comment Count 26 comments on Thu Oct 09, 2008 at 06:56 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
Republican columnist George Will has been echoing The Wall Street Journal’s sharp criticisms of Mc Cain. The paper was alarmed by Mc Cain’s somewhat childish attacks on Chris Cox, ...
by ShermanDeBrosse
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Oct 04, 2008 at 12:22 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Anyone who has looked into the "swift boating" of John Kerry will quickly see that there was more going on than just a blind ...
by Plisko
Comment Count 51 comments on Thu Aug 28, 2008 at 11:57 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Just as it wasn't about the cookies Mrs. Clinton didn't bake; it's not about having been a POW, but the experience and what you take away from it. When my friend, Andy, who'd escaped from Hungary ...
by hannah
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Aug 26, 2008 at 04:17 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
All of the outrage over anyone daring to question John McCain's fitness to be president by saying being shot down and held as a POW isn't a real test of executive ability got me to thinking a ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Jul 01, 2008 at 08:02 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
back in 1996, according to Elliot D. Cohen in a guest column at Buzzflash . And even though there were several eyewitnesses and ...
by ChrisG7
Comment Count 35 comments on Wed Jun 25, 2008 at 10:27 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
We all know that politics is a dirty business and that the 2008 campaign for President is going to get nasty. We need to be prepared. Although I personally believe that the Democrats can win on ...
by Blue Intrigue
Comment Count 28 comments on Sun Apr 06, 2008 at 04:51 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Cross Posted at Docudharma A while back I got the urge to visit Goodwill, I rarely do because the days of bargains are long ...
by snackdoodle
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Feb 24, 2008 at 06:25 PM PST with 13 Recommends
I wonder how other Americans feel when they see that black flag flying on the same pole as the Stars and Stripes. Are they proud? indifferent? confused? annoyed? Or do they ...
by Wilkes and Liberty
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Jan 20, 2008 at 07:18 PM PST with 5 Recommends
I'm sure that we are all very familiar with the Republican party propaganda machine constantly proclaiming that they alone support the troops and that the rest of us are unpatriotic. Well in a new ...
by redstatehatemonitor
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu May 31, 2007 at 10:00 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
That was the slogan on a button I got on the day I recieved my POW/MIA bracelet - way back in the day. The day when people who believed the war was wrong were told we didn't care about our troops. ...
by dansk47
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat May 19, 2007 at 07:11 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
by SLJ
Comment Count 14 comments on Sat Nov 11, 2006 at 02:34 AM PST with 14 Recommends