Category Archives: Memorial Day

MEMORIAL DAY 2–GONE TO GRAVEYARDS EVERYONE

One of the stalwart antiwar groups singing meaningful songs when I marched off to war were Peter, Paul and Mary. In a more enlightened, less-sexist era, that would have given Mary top billing. Their seminal “Where have all the flowers … Continue reading

Posted in Food for the soul, Memorial Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

MEMORIAL DAY 1–MICHIGAN VSO OVERCHARGES VETS FOR HIS SERVICES

We always ( I did) got the old saw from a VFW service rep. that “Hey, we’re doin’ this for free for you. We don’t get paid a dime like those shyster attorneys that scalp you for all your winnings. … Continue reading

Posted in Food for the soul, Memorial Day, VSOs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

VA CEMETERY ADMINISTRATION– BODYGATE in LA

In what has now euphemistically been named VA Bodygate, the last major VA subagency has now been indicted. In what is becoming a ‘he said/she said’, the LA County Coroner’s Office is steadfastly sticking with their side of the story … Continue reading

Posted in Memorial Day | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

MEMORIAL DAY–2014

A weekend so rich in the history of America’s former military members threatens to be engulfed in a fiasco-the making of which is so shocking as to defy comprehension. A Government Agency specifically designed to give America’s Sons of War … Continue reading

Posted in Memorial Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

KPVETERANS DONATION DRIVE

As some of you know, I have aligned myself with the Key Peninsula Veterans– a local, non-affiliated Veterans group who help our Veterans here on the peninsula. Being a 501(c)(3) not for profit, it is an excellent vehicle to use … Continue reading

Posted in Food for the soul, KP Veterans, Memorial Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment