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Episode 73 – Happy New Year

Question of the Week Happy New Year! I asked if everyone had a great Christmas. Hopefully everyone was able to safely travel and enjoy themselves. I had a great holiday season and hope yours was happy and will carry into 2018. The Word   I get the opportunity to guest ...

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Episode 72 – Interview with Shaw’s Manager, Mr. Hurley

Last year my producer, Keith Hayes of Sinista1 Productions and his lovely wife Dawn, put on the Ist Annual Gift of Giving Luncheon. They are doing it again this Saturday December 23rd at the Universal Missionary Church in Brockton, MA. This was a great experience watching people in Brockton come ...

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Episode 71 – Pearl Harbor Conspiracy? Part 0

Question of the Week I was asked about Netflix’s Punisher. Was it good and accurate to the military? Well I didn’t really like it, I thought it dragged on and was a little too emo. I also didn’t really like how certain aspects of military service seemed to be slammed. ...

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Episode 70 – Homeless Marine Hero

Question of the Week   What did I think of the North Korea Defector? Lots of questions have been asked about the North Korean Defector who made his way to South Korea. After reading about his condition when they examined the soldier, I believe that winning a military conflict would ...

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Episode 69 – Thanksgiving Message 2016 Replay

I didn’t have any new insights for Thanksgiving this year. I still like my Thanksgiving story from Fort Bliss. Enjoy     Happy Thanksgiving! I hope you are enjoying time with family and friends. Question of the Week “Who did you vote for president?” I have been asked that by ...

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Episode 68 – South Shore News & Views

November 8th, I was invited to come on the radio show South Shore News and Views on WVBF AM 1530 in Taunton, MA. SSN&V is hosted by Jack White, Bob Wisgirda, and Murray Vetstein. They had me on last year to do Oscar Mike Radio “Live” and it was an ...

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Episode 67 – Commander John Wells

The issue with NFL players kneeling during the Star Spangled Banner took another turn for me personally when members of the New Orleans Saints decided to kneel during the Star Spangled Banner in London, but stand for God Save the Queen. I felt it was disrespect at its worst because ...

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Episode 66 – AMVETS Post 61 – Louisville, KY

This week I had the pleasure of talking with Bill Adkins who is the 1st Vice Commander for the Department of Kentucky and the Commander for AMVETs Post 61. Tracy Hays is a Past Department President as well as a Past Local President. Her current role is serving as the National ...

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Episode 65 – My Military Story Part 5 – Yellow Footprints

I talk this week about getting to MCRD San Diego and my first 48 hours there. It was my first real taste of sleep deprivation and that feeling of what – in – the – world was I thinkin about when I decided to do this. When I think about ...

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Anniversary of Beirut Bombing

I was 11 when this happened. I don’t remember much to tell you the truth. I read about it in school, and the bombing was covered in detail when I was in boot camp. A large truck carrying a bomb ran into a command center in Beirut, Lebanon killed over ...

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