Archive For The “Patriotism” Category

Who is Memorial Day for?

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Who is Memorial Day for?

This is part 1 of a 2-part series for Memorial Day 2017. Memorial Day is one of the most honorable and important holidays that our country celebrates. After the last 16 years of warfare there seems to be a lot more “opinion” about what should be done on this holiday, how it should be observed…

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We are Ranger Up explains the WHY behind it all

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We are Ranger Up explains the WHY behind it all

Our good friends at RangerUp have put out an awesome short video explaining not only who they are and how/why RangerUp was created but Nick also shines some light on the how/why vets do all that they do. Why the blogs, why the selfless service, why they tend to be a different breed from standard…

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Book Review: Second to the Last to Leave, USS Arizona 12.7.41 The Lauren F. Bruner Story

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Book Review: Second to the Last to Leave, USS Arizona 12.7.41 The Lauren F. Bruner Story

PREFACE-I have read tons of books in my life, and have written many reviews on this blog and several others. In all the reviews I have written, I have never had such a hard time to write one. But then again, I have also never read a book like this, that had such a profound…

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From a sea of Red to oceans of Pink

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From a sea of Red to oceans of Pink

This is the third of a five-part series on my experiences and observations of the 58th Inauguration for President of the United States. The other posts will be: Good intent gone very wrong | Escape from D.C. The first two posts were: Excitement in the Air and A quiet calm before the storm On Friday…

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Excitement in the Air

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Excitement in the Air

This is the first of a five-part series on my experiences and observations of the 58th Inauguration for President of the United States.  The other posts will be: A quiet calm before the storm | From a sea of Red to oceans of Pink | Good intent gone very wrong | Escape from D.C. From the moment I…

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Simple acts that give hope

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Simple acts that give hope

It doesn’t take much. It doesn’t take a house or a parade, or even the ability to throw out the first pitch at a ballgame. This was costly for someone, but the anonymous donation to just help a guy out is an awesome testament to the true patriotism, love and appreciation of this country. Along…

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Why we celebrate Memorial Day

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Why we celebrate Memorial Day

It it clear that the last 15 years of constant combat for our military has brought about a new perception of what Memorial Day is about. For years growing up as a military brat, as a peace-time soldier, then a combat veteran myself and then back to being a peace-time soldier again that Memorial Day…

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Looking to fight ISIS as part of your New Year’s Resolution?

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Looking to fight ISIS as part of your New Year’s Resolution?

Source: SecurityDegreeHub.com

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