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The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald

“The Lake, it is said, never gives up her dead.
When the skies of November turn gloomy.”
-Gordon Lightfoot

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Auf! Auf! Auf dem Tisch und SING! Up! Up! Up on the table and SING! So there we were in Munich for Oktoberfest.  We walked into the Lowenbrau tent and they were playing Glenn Miller. “In the Mood”.  Quite a culture shock, not what I expected.  When we finally found a table we were wedged [...]

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I GET PHOTOSHOPPED

I so I posted my picture on the Facebook group, Pilots who aren’t offended by everything Group. In my comment I said, “Roast me”. This is what happened.

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True Humor in World War Two

At one point in the Italian Campaign, the U.S. Army Air Force built a dummy airfield to confuse the Germans and get them to attack it instead of the nearby real airfield. The Germans saw it and dropped dummy bombs on the dummy airfield.   Two British columns were passing by each. Field Marshall Montgomery [...]

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Things You Notice When Your Old

Children should not dress up as policemen. That goes for the military as well. You have a pill box. Periods show up randomly until they’re a wistful memory. Depends start looking like a good idea. Men sit when they pee. You stop driving because your car gives you sass-mouth. That $1000 mortgage you paid off [...]

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The Crash of “Keep 19”

Goldsboro, NC, January 24, 1961- A U.S. Air Force Boeing B-52G Stratofortress, 58-0187, (the last Block 95 airframe),call sign “Keep 19”, of the 4241st Strategic Wing, 822d Air Division, Eighth Air Force, based at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base was on Coverall airborne alert. The bomber was commanded by Major Walter S. Tulloch, U.S. Air [...]

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FUEL LEAK

George AFB, California, 1979. I was the Dedicated Crew Chief for the F-4G 69-0238 “Super Chicken”. I was gassing up for the afternoon go when things went horribly wrong. The R-9 fuel truck stopped pumping and I checked the external tanks to see if they were full. They weren’t. I told the truck driver to [...]

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The Pager Lady

The biggest lie in retail is “The customer is always right.”

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#walkaway

Many smart, insightful, independent people are rethinking their politics.  Is this the year that the Democratic Party implodes?  Join us.  #walkaway. https://youtu.be/aw-h9rwI1KU https://youtu.be/kI60qqr1M7I https://youtu.be/xNmMl42hybI https://youtu.be/NRdn9w86Aos Quotable Quotes from Hillaryland https://youtu.be/h93DiXQEJvU Have you walked away from the Left?  Post a comment please. https://youtu.be/aTUh1VKlkFw WHY YOU SHOULD SUBSCRIBE TO MY BLOG 2012 Obama “a Communist without question” [...]

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