Monthly Archives: March 2011

Urban Legend – Military Subset

Comes time for my favorite war story, this from my war. The U.S. Army had recently introduced the concept of efficiency reports for enlisted personnel, such evaluations to be used to assist in determining order of merit for promotion. These … Continue reading

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Reading for Survival

have been running this down for a while now, since I first learned that he had written such an essay. It came in the mail today and I was not disappointed. See what you think: The man who can read … Continue reading

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Not Original With Me But It Makes Sense

The 26th amendment (granting the right to vote for 18 year-olds) took only 3 months & 8 days to be ratified!  Why?  Simple!  The people demanded it.  That was in 1971, before computers, before e-mail, before cell phones, etc. Of … Continue reading

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