WWII

WWII

Smitty – Letter XIII

Pacific Paratrooper by G. P. Cox Back in the states, people were still dancing to the tunes of The Dorsey Brothers, Count Basie and Artie Shaw.  They listened to the songs of Doris Day, the Andrew Sisters, Lena Horne and Rosemary Clooney.  But, some others weren’t so lucky, in ...
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FDR Halted German, Japanese Naturalization After Pearl Harbor

A little bit of American history. After Pearl Harbor, the naturalization of enemy aliens was suspended for a time. The myth popularized by the left is that after Pearl Harbor the United States began randomly going after Japanese-Americans because of racism. The actual reality is that the United States began relocating "enemy aliens" in the West Coast, which meant Germans, Japanese and Italians who were not United States citizens. Race wasn't the issue. Fear [...]

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Pearl Harbor, a Day in Infamy

FYI on this Pearl Harbor Remembrancre Day I am repeating my article from last year. Above is the Brownie camera the photos on this post were found in. See the pictures down toward the bottom. I am posting info from a friend on twitter, @RollinsWallace. The following are remembrances from his family, which saw the attack and took photos first hand. On Sunday, December 7, 1941 the Japanese launched a surprise attack against the [...]

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An Old Marine and a Lesbian

An Old Marine and a Lesbian
You think you have lived to be 80 and know who you are, then along comes someone and blows it all to hell! Read on. .   . An old Marine Pilot sat down at the Starbucks, still wearing his old USMC flight suit and leather jacket and ordered ...
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Obama Administration: FDR’s D Day prayer would be a distraction

Obama Administration: FDR’s D Day prayer would be a distraction
Three days ago Barack Obama had this to say about passage of of a resolution reaffirming “In God We Trust”  as the national motto in all public buildings, public schools and other government institutions. “That’s not putting people back to work,” Obama said. “I trust in God, but God ...
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