Wednesday, February 10, 2010

ARE OBAMA PROGRESSIVES ON FIRE?



It is 7:a39 a.m. and everybody's up. It is 46 degrees here and 21 in Indiana.



Let me do it in his voice: “We didn’t even have a map of Korea. Not zip. We just headed toward the sound of artillery firing along the Naktong River. They told us to keep the North Koreans on their side of the Naktong. Air power hadn’t been a factor until we got there that day. I radioed to Bill Lundin I was his wingman. ‘There they are. Let’s go get’em.’ So we did.”

I was interviewing Dad so I asked, “how do you know you got them?”

“Easy,” The Great Santini said. “They were running - it’s a good sign when you see the enemy running.”

“There was another good sign.”

“What was that, Dad?”

“They were on fire.”

"Ba Moui Ba" means "33" in Vietnamese. Vietnam Vets will recall this low quality beer, a brew with inconsistent taste (rumor says formaldehyde was often used in the brewing process).


GO GATORS BEAT cOCKS!!

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