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Check out this 102 year old WWII vet who just took up skydiving!

| November 10, 2020 | 14 Comments
Check out this 102 year old WWII vet who just took up skydiving!

The KoB sent in the story of this remarkable young lady. The DoD put out the story of Millie Bailey.  Former Army 1st Lt. Vivian “Millie” Bailey commanded a segregated all-female unit during the war. Since then she’s spent decades soliciting donations and money to send care packages to deployed troops, first during Vietnam, then […]

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Fundraiser, Part Two

| July 21, 2020 | 33 Comments
Fundraiser, Part Two

Makes the gears turn… First of all, a most deeply heartfelt ‘Thank you!’ for all of the generous donations. Because of your kindness, the sister sites of MP/TAH/VG will upgrade to our own dedicated server instead of shared (huge!), and have saved funds by paying annual costs up front. This is the smart way to […]

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White House Unveils Roadmap Aiming to End Veterans Suicide Crisis

| June 22, 2020 | 15 Comments
White House Unveils Roadmap Aiming to End Veterans Suicide Crisis

By Patricia Kime President Donald Trump on Wednesday unveiled a long-awaited plan by a White House task force to address the problem of veterans’ suicides — a “roadmap” that includes suicide prevention training across professions, a public awareness campaign, community partnerships and promotion of safe storage of weapons for firearms owners. The President’s Roadmap to […]

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82nd Airborne soldiers quarantined at Fort Bragg after return from Afghanistan

| March 16, 2020 | 29 Comments
82nd Airborne soldiers quarantined at Fort Bragg after return from Afghanistan

More than 300 82nd Airborne Division paratroopers returning from Afghanistan began a 14-day quarantine Saturday to prevent potential spread of the coronavirus, the division said in a statement. The paratroopers of the 3rd Brigade completed a nine-month rotation in support of the U.S.-led Resolute Support mission and will undergo health monitoring and medical treatment at […]

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It’s Tanker Tuesday

| September 10, 2019 | 13 Comments
It’s Tanker Tuesday

I have to say that I admire anyone who can drive anywhere while looking through what amounts to a one-eyed periscope, and not create too much property damage.  Some videos are presented for your consideration. Many of these tanks are Russian in origin. I was thinking that there is really no bar to owning a […]

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A Small Reminder

| April 5, 2019 | 22 Comments
A Small Reminder

The UK and USA both have the “Got Talent” competitions started some time ago by Simon Cowell, and some of the entertainment that has come out of those competitions has frequently been remarkable. Once in a while, something sticks out and you may keep going back to it. These two videos are from 2018, and […]

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President George H.W. Bush’s service dog ‘enlists’ at Walter Reed

| March 10, 2019 | 6 Comments
President George H.W. Bush’s service dog ‘enlists’ at Walter Reed

Sully, President George H.W. Bush’s service dog. By: Terri Moon Cronk Sully, the celebrated yellow Lab retriever that was the service dog of former President George H.W. Bush, has joined the ranks of working dogs at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. Inducted by way of a paw shake and through an oath of office […]

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Sully, President Bush’s service dog, trains for work at Walter Reed

| December 25, 2018 | 18 Comments
Sully, President Bush’s service dog, trains for work at Walter Reed

George H.W. Bush’s service dog Sully recognized for his service. By Nicole Darrah | Fox News Sully, former President George H.W. Bush’s service dog, has temporarily moved back to his birthplace before he heads to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center next year. The 2-year-old service dog, who captured Americans’ hearts after the 41st president […]

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