Tag Archives: Cuban Missile Crisis

Speaking Of War

Speaking of war, here are some recent news leads to ponder: “Nearly 20 percent of the more than 2 million troops who have served in Iraq and Afghanistan suffer from mental health conditions, according to a new report.” “The Navy … Continue reading

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Forrest Gump in Joplin

Mama always said, dying was a part of life. I sure wish it wasn’t.  — Forrest Gump Sometimes I feel like Forrest Gump.  Stuff seems to happen wherever I go. At the time of the Cuban Missile crisis I was … Continue reading

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