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Lawton, Oklahoma / Ft. Sill

I just got back home from a short, but sweet trip to Lawton, Oklahoma. Never heard of it? I hadn’t either until my boyfriend was sent to Fort Sill for basic training for the National Guard. 890 more words

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Universal Law: In 12 Easy Lessons

Watch this newly released video from Merlene’s Memos Universal Law:  In 12 Easy Lessons 

Want to the know the secrets of the universe?  Want to understand God?  33 more words

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Iranian ships move away from Yemen, USS Theodore Roosevelt moved back to Persian Gulf

WASHINGTON (CNN) — The USS Theodore Roosevelt entered the Persian Gulf Saturday to conduct what a U.S. defense official called routine maritime security operations, days after U.S. 388 more words

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"Visions of Vietnam": A Valuable Fool

Excerpt from the forthcoming memoir by David J. McCallum:

Visions of Vietnam: An Army Medic’s View of the War

(December 1965 – December 1966)

Near the end of my tour in Vietnam, I spent time at base camp in An Khe performing various fatigue details. 361 more words

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Why Didn’t Bush/Cheney Prevent 9/11? - John Kiriakou on Reality Asserts Itself (5/8)

On Reality Asserts Itself, Mr. Kiriakou and Paul Jay discuss the role of the White House in ignoring the CIA’s warning that “something terrible” was coming.

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Don't rain on my parade

We waved a sorrowful farewell to lovely Santorini, drinking one last Greek frappé on the sunshine-soaked pier, waiting for our ship to come into harbor. Hustling our way through the crowd, not wanting to get stuck with bum seats, I led the charge, making my way up the stairs, practically galloping as I raced the escalator-bums…and then conveniently wiping out. 1,260 more words

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