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Making a difference

Memorial_day Just when we have atrocities committed against our warriors here in the states on Memorial Day, this Soldier feels the true meaning and has a young member demonstrate his thankfulness. They say we aren’t making a difference……
An Iraqi boy hides behind a U.S. soldier on Monday amid gunfire after a car bomb in Central Baghdad killed 24 people.


AMERICA DOESNT FORGET!

Marine20and20flag_0 As Memorial Day approaches, don’t look back on Tuesday and go “I wish I would have done this or that”. Do something special this Memorial Day that recognizes those who have gone before us to make a difference. Don’t look at it as a chance to have a three day weekend to go camping but a special day to acknowledge those who help America what it is today. Below is a post I wrote a time back. Hope you enjoy it and especially this Memorial Day. Semper Fidelis and God Bless America!

This Memorial Day is the first one I have been home at since I deployed to Afghanistan for 8 mos, then Iraq for a year. A lot has happened in that time, to me, my family and my fellow Marines but I haven’t forgotten.

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300,000

11320201132020sunset20marine Hey, what do ya know, we have passed 300,000 and taking care of one scumbag at a time. Who says Blogs don’t get read? Thanks to all who stop by and especially those of you who are making a difference-Semper Fi-Maj Pain..........Time for a C-Gar!


Fighting For Life

Fightingfor_life_3  I was recently invited to attend the primer showing of “Fighting For Life”. A great documentary that every American needs to see. What every American needs to know, not only about the dedication of the people that are fighting but those who are saving them. I would tell my Marines, we are attacking and they would be encouraged that they would survive because of the greatest medical teams standing by to treat them if they were injured. Read more HERE.


Tunes

Listen. Look to the left and scroll down. Hear the music? You can stop, pause or chose another song. Let me know what you think in the comments section. I like to listen to music while I am on the computer. Send me your thoughts.