Zero Dark Thirty: Girl Power

Wow, have you seen this movie? Incredible. Before I get into anything here, let’s step out of our partisan shoes for one blog post. I do not want to get into a political discussion over truth vs. fiction in the film. This post is not about Obama; Bush; the CIA; water boarding; harsh interrogation techniques; … Continue reading Zero Dark Thirty: Girl Power

Jon Hammar Deserves More Respect

...From the country he served. Don't expect this often on my blog. But this is a blog about history, and I believe that this young man is making history. (Look at me using the term "young man" referring to someone my own age.) Have you heard the Jon Hammar story? If you are reading this … Continue reading Jon Hammar Deserves More Respect