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Clinton’s campaign arranges ‘Veterans Against Trump’

According to the Daily Beast there was a protest outside Trump Tower yesterday. I watched some of it on a live feed, but it triggered my bad memories of the old IVAW days so I had to turn it off. Anyway, the protesters were angry because Trump hadn’t really raised $6 million for veterans, according […]

Pirates Pitcher Vogelsong Dealing Multiple Facial Fractures

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Ryan Vogelsong remains hospitalized with swelling and multiple facial fractures, a day after the veteran took a 92 mph fastball to the head from Colorado pitcher Jordan Lyles.

Hollywood Heritage and “The 3 Tooners” Invite You to Drop In on The Glory Days of Hanna-Barbera

Just how did Bill Hanna and Joe Barbera bring animated cartoons to big time television? “The Three Tooners,” H&B veterans Tony Benedict, Willie Ito and Jerry Eisenberg will provide some great “behind the scenes” stories about the glory days when Yogi Bear, the Flintstones, Johnny Quest and many more, ruled the animation roost. Show More Summary

93-year-old World War II veteran miffed with Second Circuit’s ruling in Brady case

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has two days to file a petition for rehearing regarding the decision of three judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit to reinstate Brady’s suspension. In anticipation of that likely development, a 93-year-old veteran of World War II has given the Second Circuit a kick in the pants.…

A Great Thing Final Fantasy IX Did

It’s Friday, which is still Kotaku JRPG Day in my heart. So here’s an interesting thought on what made old Final Fantasy games special, from two veteran designers who have plenty of insight on what it’s like to make video games. Read more...

J Thomas Burch; phony special forces

The other day we wrote about J Thomas Burch, the VA deputy director in the VA’s Office of General Counsel who also runs the No-Star Charity, the National Vietnam Veterans Foundation that takes in millions of dollars in donations and then spends a couple thousand helping veterans – all while he drives a Rolls Royce […]

House votes to restrict Confederate flags at VA cemeteries

The House would block people seeking to commemorate veterans of the Confederate States of America from flying the Confederate Battle Flag over mass graves on the two days a year that flag displays are permitted. Continue reading ? The post House votes to restrict Confederate flags at VA cemeteries appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

At the Military Film Festival, veterans are the target audience

Master Sgt. Juan Valdez was the last Marine to climb off the roof at the U.S. Embassy and into a helicopter that skirted the horizon as North Vietnamese fighters surged toward Saigon. The images from that day in 1975 were visceral and cinematic, marking America’s defeat and the unsettled legacy...

How a newspaper veteran returned to journalism with a public radio station

One day last week, Nancy Klingener updated her Facebook profile to feature a picture of herself, in sunhat and sandals, biking down a street in Key West, Florida. It might be an image of sun-drenched contentment, but for Klingener, it’s also something of a professional milestone. The bike sports the logo of WLRN, a Miami-based public radio station that opened...

Saints release Josh Scobee

The Saints had a pair of veteran kickers on their roster on Tuesday morning, but they’ll end the day with just one of them. The team announced that they have released Josh Scobee. Scobee signed with the team in March shortly before they re-signed Kai Forbath and it appears that Forbath is the team’s choice…

California is poised to become the center of cannabis culture

The other day, in a seaside cafe here, veteran cannabis journalist David Bienenstock gamely fielded my attempts to catch up on a subject I have failed to appreciate for far too long: the coming end of marijuana prohibition. Earlier this month, the backers of a California initiative to legalize...

‘Days Of Our Lives’ Spoilers: Galen Gering Teases DiMera Drama And Consequences For Rafe, Plus Stefano Returns

Days Of Our Lives has been losing veteran characters. While most have exited the NBC soap opera due to budget cuts, failed contract negotiations or other reasons, Joseph Mascolo left because of his failing health. On January 11, 2016, fans said goodbye to Mascolo’s character, Stefano DiMera, when Hope Brady (Kristian Alfonso) pointed a gun... Show More Summary

One Final Confederate Memorial Day Celebration

The debate over Confederate iconography in public spaces may still be very much alive, but Confederate heritage is dead. The other day I suggested that Confederate heritage organizations like the Sons of Confederate Veterans and United Daughters of the Confederacy ought to confine their activities to specific times and places. Not everyone agreed with the […]

Now That's My Kinda Guy: Man Wakes From 48-Day Coma, Immediately Demands Taco Bell

last weekHumor / odd : Geekologie

35-year old Army veteran Jake Booth got pneumonia in February, had a heart attack, was dead for 15 minutes, brought back to life and immediately fell into a coma. Then, 48 days later, James woke up, and immediately demanded Taco Bell. Show More Summary

A.V. Undercover: Shearwater covers the entirety of David Bowie’s Lodger

A.V. Undercover veterans Shearwater came by the studio earlier this year to tackle a song from the main list—business as usual, right? But a couple of days before they showed up, Jonathan Meiburg asked if we might want to film his band covering the entirety of David Bowie’s Lodger, too. Show More Summary

'Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2' News: Chris Pratt Sheds Tears Over Kurt Russell's Last Day On Set

Veteran actor Kurt Russell has finished filming for the upcoming Marvel sequel "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2," director James Gunn recently revealed via social media.

Army Vet With Brain Injury Beat His Mom To Death On Mother’s Day

PACE, FL – An Army veteran who suffered a traumatic brain injury over a decade ago has been accused of beating his caregiver mother to death on Mother’s Day. Police responding to a distress call at the home of Cheryl Lynch and her son,...Show More Summary

Army Vet Accused of Killing Mom on Mother's Day

An Army veteran is accused of killing his mother at their Florida Panhandle home on Mother's Day and hitting a deputy's cruiser with an iron rod.

Obama Just Hired A Felon To Oversee A Critical Veteran’s Service-OUTRAGE Ensues…

How is this even remotely logical!? Does this man not care at ALL about the welfare of our veterans? He gets more repulsive by the day! From Conservative Tribune: President

West Virginia State Senate Candidate, A Veteran, Brutally Beaten

2 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

West Virginia state Senate candidate Richard Ojeda was brutally beaten during a cookout Sunday — just two days before his primary — and nearly run over with a pickup truck, Ojeda told NBC News. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.

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