Category Archives: General

More than M*A*S*H…

The Korean War is well known to Americans through the television show M*A*S*H, a humorous and often poignant depiction of a group of soldiers in a hospital unit striving to live during a terrifying time.  We well know the comic … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, America!

You are a great country to live in, and, though no country is perfect, we think you are spectacular! We are grateful to the men and women who stood up to tyranny so we could have freedom. We are thankful … Continue reading

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What did they do?

November 11, 2015 – Veterans Day He asked me why we pay the hospital bills of veterans.  Why do they get retirement pay, tax-free groceries on bases, and medical care?  What did they do to deserve all that? What did … Continue reading

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Download Your Skeleton Poster Now!

By popular request, we are offering a free download of our Beer n’ Pretzel Skeleton poster! Choose from an 11 x 17 hi-rez pdf or a small lo-rez jpg.  You can also set your printer to “fit” the page for … Continue reading

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Remembering the Fallen

Once a year, we take a break from our routines to remember those men and women who paid the ultimate price for our freedom.  We do this in various ways, from placing flags on the graves of the fallen to … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

As we Americans prepare for Thursday’s Thanksgiving celebration, our thoughts are on the great deals we are going to pick up at the post-turkey day sales or whether the Eagles will beat the Cowboys.  Plans for driving to Grandma’s house … Continue reading

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Forensic Nurses Provide Legal and Medical Care

Each year, the International Association of Forensic Nurses — a nursing association representing more than 3,300 registered nurses and other professionals in 22 countries — organizes Forensic Nurses Week to celebrate the accomplishments and dedication of professionals in the field … Continue reading

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On Veterans Day

To all of the men and women who have honorably served the United States of America in our Armed Forces, we would like to say thank you.  We also thank your families for their many sacrifices. On VA.gov, the US … Continue reading

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A War By Any Other Name

It has been called the Korean Conflict, a civil war, a police action, and a proxy conflict, but a war by any other name is still a war.  Sixty-four years ago today, two days after North Korea invaded South Korea, … Continue reading

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Remembering Normandy

Seventy years ago, on a beach in France, men from different areas of the globe engaged in deadly combat.  Today men and women from those same countries are gathering to remember that awful time and pay their respects to the … Continue reading

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