Memorial Day

Memorial Day

ODA 055 I think of lost team-mates on this solemn day. Two in particular: Master Sergeant David Boltz and Chief Warrant Officer James O’Callaghan.  Great soldiers, great men and the best team-mates one can hope for. Take a moment on this holiday to spare some...
Outer Range:  Outer Limits meets Yellowstone?

Outer Range:  Outer Limits meets Yellowstone?

Outer Range Between this series and From, we have two new series that are definitely mind-twisting. I’ve already posted on From, which has completed its first season with perhaps more questions than answers, but was intriguing enough to warrant that next season. I’ve...
The Outfit: Watch It!

The Outfit: Watch It!

The Outfit I really don’t want to give any spoilers so this is going to be short. I’ll just give my reactions. I liked it as I watched it, but when it ended I felt let down. I thought there were some big holes in the plot but it was obviously well written based on the...

The Worst Day In The History of the United States

Was today, 14 April, in 1865, when Abraham Lincoln was assassinated. In some ways, this tragic event is subdued by the fact that the Civil War was essentially over by that point with Robert E. Lee having already capitulated. It seems as if his major task in life,...