Archive for November, 2011

Giving Thanks for Angel Flights

     I don’t have a pilot’s license – and will be envious of those who do until the day I die – so you would be correct in wondering why I’d devote a Red Tail Squadron blog entry to “angel flights” since there’s no chance I could ever participate as […]

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The Blitz

     As this fall’s “Occupy Wall Street” movement expanded from the U.S. to Europe and beyond, protesters in the London, England offshoot camped out in front of St. Paul’s cathedral.  The protesters were left alone for awhile, but eventually the church’s staff members shut the doors to the cathedral, citing […]

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Wahoo for Razoo!!

     Today is “Give To The Max” day, powered by Razoo.com and sponsored by iGive.com.  The idea is to make it easy for people all across the country to donate to the non-profit of their choice in a sort of 24-hour “giving blitz.”  This is the first year the CAF […]

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Dogtags

     Today is Veteran’s Day.  As I type this, my late father’s WWII dog tag is hanging on my desk lamp.  There’s only one tag which is odd because the U.S. military issued each soldier two tags during WWII.  One was to stay with the body if the G.I. was […]

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