Chris Field has not received any gifts yet
Oh, I can hear the wagons circling now.
“This person isn’t infatuated with the beloved holiday film, Love Actually?
“This guy must be a heartless, vicious, horrible person…and we must boycott his every word. No foul soul shall besmirch the most delightful, love-affirming holiday romance film since Bill Murray’s Scrooged. None of his putrid rants shall ever sour our favorite holiday rom-com! Owing to this person’s utterly black heart, he shall be banned…Continue
Yesterday marked the 10th anniversary of the death of my friend and college teammate, CPT George A. Wood. George was a superior tank commander in Iraq, but it was the respect and admiration he commanded that made him a truly outstanding individual. An IED ended his life, but it didn’t end…Continue
Stepping outside nowadays, it is impossible to miss the fact that we are deep into the holiday season. A little while ago, almost overnight, the Halloween noise-activated decorations at the commissary (usually around the candy displays) disappeared, and thank goodness. I dislike those things, mostly because I know that it must drive folks at the commissaries absolutely nuts to hear those inflated M&Ms howl and cackle all day.
Not to fear; they were quickly replaced by…Continue
Given the recent two-week span of government posturing, inaction, obstinacy and intractability, you’d think that the overwhelming majority of news out of DC would concern the government shutdown and the poker-faced resolve over debt-ceiling brinkmanship.
You’d think. Because ‘Governing by sound bite’ has never before utilized such hyperbole.
But the recent ferocity and volume surrounding the name of the Washington Redskins nearly eclipsed the impassioned and…Continue