Monthly Archives: March 2015

VA FILINGS–MURPHY’S NEW LAW

We are starting to see a new metric develop with staggering implications. For over thirty years, around the time of the VJRA of 1988, there has been a gradual increase in claims adjudication times that cannot be excused due to … Continue reading

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ILP–LZ GOLF HOTEL 1- SPRING

When I had my construction company, each house we built had a designator to identify it for billing paperwork. I found it much easier to remember a letter/number combo rather than assign a PO to everything. Hence we had Palmer … Continue reading

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Weekend photos to enjoy

       So proud of you.    

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VA CHANGES 40-MILE RULE

Secretary Bob announced today they will be changing the unique language that measured the distance from a Veteran’s house to the nearest VA facility as the crow flies and in nautical miles. Since odometers measure it in statute miles, this … Continue reading

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THE CIGARETTE POLICE

I know it sounds pedantic in this day and age to be discussing the politically correct folks out there who give you the hairy eyeball and the “talk” about smoking close to entrances to restaurants. Some high-minded individual who has … Continue reading

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CAVC–BIRTH OF A WRIT-ACT III SCENE 9-WELCOME TO THE HOTEL CALIFORNIA (AGAIN).

As some pointed out, going down for double can be a dicey enterprise. Splitting up the cards into two bets isn’t the best way to do it either.  It also appears this is Judge Davis’ way of saying get lost. … Continue reading

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VIETNAM–WHERE WERE YOU?

Here’s a lovely Google Interactive showing all the locations where we had military assets in the former Republic of South Vietnam. I note that it doesn’t show our assets in the adjoining countries but I suppose that will befall some … Continue reading

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