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Marine sees two high school kids fighting and responds in the most Marine Corps way possible

| September 14, 2019 | 78 Comments
Marine sees two high school kids fighting and responds in the most Marine Corps way possible

Mason sends us a heartwarming story about a young Marine on hometown recruiting duty at his Stockton, California High School. He sees a couple of students going knuckles, and ends the fight in a manner not at all surprising to us who know and love our Leathernecks. Oooh-Rah! By: Jeff Schogol Marine tackles kids fighting […]

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Valor Friday

| September 13, 2019 | 5 Comments
Valor Friday

It’s Friday, and Mason has come through for us once again. Today we honor Guy Gabaldon, Corporal USMC, and his incredible saga on the island of Saipan. Mason Born in 1926 in East Los Angeles, Guy Gabaldon had an unconventional upbringing. Being of Mexican descent and one of seven children, he helped his family make […]

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Boomer’s Sunday

| September 8, 2019 | 8 Comments
Boomer’s Sunday

It’s time once again, Delta Whiskies and Whiskettes, for Boomer’s Sunday, where I cull through his weekly offering of ‘toons, and pick the best ten twenty forty or so. Honorable Mention goes to my pal AW1 Scott, who also provided some entertainment. These are from the right, but I am more than willing to post […]

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Valor Friday

| September 6, 2019 | 7 Comments
Valor Friday

Witold Pilecki Mason has done it again, this time with the incredible saga of Witold Pilecki, a Polish Freedom Fighter before, during and after World War Two. He fought Nazis and Russians in their turn, was even willingly incarcerated in Auschwitz to gather intell on the conditions there. Enough from me, here’s.. Mason As this […]

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Sadly, VOV has run out of Amendments to discuss…

| September 4, 2019 | 103 Comments
Sadly, VOV has run out of Amendments to discuss…

Except for one. Veritas Omnia Vincit The Second Amendment or, Why Were These Amendments Written In The First Place? “A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.” Well here it is a short essay on the […]

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Boomer’s Sunday

| September 1, 2019 | 14 Comments
Boomer’s Sunday

“Layin’ on my ass passing gas.” It’s time once again, Delta Whiskies and Whiskettes, for Boomer’s Sunday, where I cull through his weekly offering of ‘toons, and pick the best ten twenty or so. Honorable Mention goes to my pal AW1 Scott, who also provided some entertainment. These are from the right, but I am […]

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Valor Friday

| August 30, 2019 | 5 Comments
Valor Friday

Mason is back, and today his work honors Lance Sijan, Captain USAF, and relates to us his valor as a Phantom pilot over Viet Nam, and his incredible will as a POW. Mason The US Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado can lay claim to having many heroes and notable men and women among […]

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Another Valor Thief- UPDATE

| August 29, 2019 | 16 Comments
Another Valor Thief- UPDATE

LST 393 Veterans Museum A couple weeks ago UpNorth sent us the disappointing news of WWII memorabilia stolen from ex-USS Muskegon, LST-393. Valor Guardians Link He now has good news, a suspect has been identified and will be arraigned on larceny charges. From the article by Bob Brenzing: MUSKEGON, Mich. – The assistant Muskegon County […]

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