Webpage here. The most frequent resting place of those already listed is Arlington National Cemetery. Three of them earned the Congressional Medal of Honor. One, "Red Mike" Edson, received that plus two Navy Crosses (the second highest award for gallantry)...
Just because Christmas is behind us doesn’t mean the sales have ended! No, for as long as wallets and purses exist, there will be a game bundle or discount occurring somewhere. Today, Origin has the goods, with a $24.99 pack that includes Battlefield 4, Mass Effect 3, Dead Space 3 and Medal of Honor. More »
I-GOT-CHILLS! You need to watch this video. Sgt. Dakota Meyer became the youngest living Medal of Honor recipient, as well as the first Marine to receive the honor in 38
The 2014 First Spouse Bronze Medal Series – Four Medal Set 1 5/16 inch bears the likenesses of this year’s First Spouse Gold Coins honoring Florence Harding, Grace Coolidge, Lou Hoover and Anna Eleanor Roosevelt on the obverse (heads) side of the medals. The medals are packaged in Mylar®, inserted into a folded card containing […]
An inspiring black military hero who deserves the Medal of Honor. Where is the Congressional Black Caucus?
Former Democrat Senator, Medal of Honor recipient and a Navy SEAL Bob Kerrey took sometime yesterday to criticize in USAToday his colleagues in the Senate for the so-called “torture report” that they released the other day. Apparently, he’s not too happy with it for many of the reasons that folks on the other side have […]
Safdie has been awarded the American Institute of Architect's highest award for his evocative, geometric work. The American Institute of Architects has awarded its highest annual honor, the AIA Gold Medal, to Israeli-born architect Moshe Safdie. Show More Summary
There are stories of remarkable heroism from our service members that show us what true courage and valor are. But you would be hard-pressed to find one that measured up
The Las Vegas Review Journal tells the story of Steve Lowery on March 5, 1969 when he earned the Navy Cross atop Hill 1308, three team mates were killed. Lowery and six others were wounded. One received the Medal of Honor, posthumously the others Silver and Bronze Stars. Lowery, however, earned the Navy Cross. But, […]
The LA Times, in their own way reports that Sergeant First Class Alwyne Cashe is still in the running for an award of the Medal of Honor, nearly a decade after he gave his life to save his troops from his burning Bradley. This has been my personal crusade – you know because Cashe and […]
If he had known in 2005 what he knows today, Brig. Gen. Gary Brito would have nominated Sgt. 1st Class Alwyn Cashe for the Medal of Honor.
Adam Orth is a recognizable figure in the videogame industry, but not necessarily for the reasons he should be. He played a creative role in several renowned triple-A titles -- God of War, Medal of Honor, and Twisted Metal are some examples of franchises he worked on -- and that's what he should be known for. Show More Summary
Guerlain’s in-house perfumer, Thierry Wasser, was awarded the Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur medal this week in an intimate ceremony held in Paris. Marc-Antoine Jamet, secretary general of the LVMH Group, bestowed the honor, recalling the Swiss-born perfumer’s many achievements and highlighting his elegance “both in image and in his soul.” — Read more at […]
Marine Sgt. Dakota Meyer, who has faced some of the heaviest fighting Afghanistan has to offer, is a recipient of the Medal of Honor and has even had a beer with President Obama, is now taking on ISIS militants and terrorists via Twitter and other social media. Show More Summary
Chief Tango sends us a link to Scout.com where they quote Medal of Honor recipient Dakota Meyer saying what we’re all thinking; “Let me say what a lot of us are thinking…If ISIS is using social media to track me, that’s a dream come true in my book. These guys are a bunch of bullies […]
Damian Lewis holds up his Officer of the Order of the British Empire medal on Wednesday (November 26) at Buckingham Palace in London, England. The 43-year-old actor, who was joined by his wife Helen McCrory, was awarded the honor by Prince William. At the ceremony, Prince William told Damian that he and Duchess Kate are [...]
On November 18, 2014, in Kiev, philanthropist Victor Pinchuk was awarded the Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky Medal of Honor by the Jewish Confederation of Ukraine for his contributions to Ukrainian-Jewish understanding and cooperation. Show More Summary
Charlie Sifford, who in 1961 became the first African-American to join the PGA Tour, on Monday was awarded the nation’s highest civilian honor by President Obama.
Civil rights trailblazer Charlie Sifford joins Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus as the only golfers ever to receive this nation’s highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Charlie Sifford, a former caddie who broke the...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama puts the Presidential Medal of Freedom on award winning actress Meryl Streep during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House on Monday (November 24) in Washington, DC. The 65-year-old actress was awarded the nation’s highest civilian honor alongside others including Stevie Wonder and Tom Brokaw. The evening before, Meryl [...]