Monthly Archives: May 2011
My Father’s Guadalcanal Diary On Memorial Day
In honor of Memorial Day, I am reposting Guadalcanal Diary, the story of how my father came to write about his experiences as a soldier during World War II — along with a couple of pictures as well as his original document. I … Continue reading
Now Here’s A Man Who Loves His Job!
This video has been bouncing around the internet for quite some time….so long that it became the inspiration for a film about the colorful, foul mouthed pitchman, whose name is Jack Rebney. A pair of filmmakers made the documentary in 2009 … Continue reading
“Did You Write to Punish Me?”…. Letters from Overnight Camp, Summer of ’66
School is ending soon, and many kids will be heading to overnight camp. This post is for all of those who went to sleep away camp in years past, as well as those who are about to leave the comfort and convenience … Continue reading
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