I have to admit -- I'm a liberal at heart . I don't believe that the government should govern our lives 100%, but we do need them. With Will, we are using the Early Intervention program to help him with speech, so I've come to rely on them somewhat. We use the government for our schools too (though Madison goes to private school, so the local school gets … [Read more...] about Tea Party Protesters — What do you want?
Sgt. Maj. James E. Booker Second Battalion, Fourth Marine Regiment, FIRST Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Sergeant Major James E. Booker, United States Marine Corps, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action against the enemy while … [Read more...] about Wednesday’s Hero
This Weeks Post Was Suggested By Toni LTC Tim Karcher Lieutenant Colonel Tim Karcher was shot in the shoulder in Iraq back in 2006. After just 5 months of healing at home that included 7 surgeries, he chose to go back to war. "My unit was over there, they were taking casualties. It felt terrible to be here, it felt wrong," he said. Reunited with … [Read more...] about Wednesday’s Hero
This Weeks Post Was Suggested And Written By Brat Sgt. Patrick Tainsh 33 years old from Oceanside, California Troop E, 2nd Squadron, 2nd Armored Cavalry Regiment February 11, 2004 Five years ago today, Sgt. Patrick Tainsh sacrificed all as the mounted unit he was part of was hit by an IED in Baghdad. He was posthumously awarded the Bronze and … [Read more...] about Wednesday’s Hero