Memorial Day, 2021, With Special Prayers

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Yesterday, I had lunch with my favorite surviving veteran, Command Sergeant-Major Fred Barnett, 88, and his adopted Korean son, Young. Regular YMCA patrons for about 4 years, they stopped coming when Covid shut down...

Famous Common Places I Have Known, Ma Martin’s on North Lime

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Rick Wilson's really poor affectation of hillbilly mannerisms and slang put me in mind of one of my fondest memories of my college days, a bar on the other side of Lexington, Kentucky where...

The “Politics” of Global Cooling…

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...which according to Nature and Natural Law, has begun. Again. This guy's name is Peter Temple, and there is a 2015 and 2019 version, only mildly edited. https://youtu.be/lZw4DdocxN0 Mr Temple is speaking of an era which, even if...

Famous Common People I Have Known, SGT Marty Gays in the Military, an Old...

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  "Policies Concerning Homosexuals" have changed since I was an Army defense lawyer in the closing years of the Vietnam War. "Being boarded out" was a large part of my defense work. I'd be interested to...

The Justified Bloody Lip

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OK, it's time we brought this up. In March 2016 I wrote about "The Justified Bloody Nose"  because some old coot my age at a Trump rally cold-cocked a 20-year old paid bully sent there...

Wyatt Earp’s Justifications for Killing off the Cowboys

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"For my handling of the situation at Tombstone, I have no regrets. Were it to be done over again, I would do exactly as I did at that time. If the outlaws and their friends and allies imagined that they could intimidate or exterminate...