This Afternoon’s Broadcast is brought to you by…

Rush. If I was POTUS and was invited to Hiroshima, I would have this song played, drop the mic and walk off stage.

Tuesday Open Thread

We’ll kick May 2016 out the door with a bit of dark humor…

This Memorial Day Broadcast is brought to you by…

Radney Foster.

In memory of Red River 44 and all the other brothers we’ve lost.

62 Years and Two Hard Words

From Scott Ott:

She places the stems in the green plastic vase, and lightly pushes the blooms around until six colors work together. She approaches the stone, careful to avoid treading on the area directly before it. She pushes the spiked end of the vase into the rain-softened soil next to the stone. Her […]

Memorial Day Open Thread

Abraham Lincoln’s letter of condolence to Mrs. Lydia Bixby of Boston, Massachusetts who, as it turned out lost 2 sons.

Executive Mansion,

Washington, Nov. 21, 1864.

Dear Madam,

I have been shown in the files of the War Department a statement of the Adjutant General of Massachusetts that you are the mother of five sons […]

From The Trailer Park - Seoul Searching

A coming-of-age teen comedy/drama set in 1980s Korea about a group of foreign-born teenagers attending a government-mandated summer camp designed to help them integrate into Korean society.

Between the punny title, the obvious nods to John Hughes, and the great buzz this is generating out of Sundance (it was the popular hit of the […]

Sunday Open Thread

My granddad in 1959, a POW in WW2 at the grave of his brother Jack who was killed by mortarfire in Italy in October 1943.

No Apologies

If there’s any uncertainty about why we do not owe Japan an apology for Hiroshima, Bill Whittle breaks it down brilliantly here.

This video was the gateway drug that got me hooked on both Whittle and PJTV back in 2009. If you’ve never seen it, it’s well worth the watch. Back then, Whittle taking […]

Saturday Open Thread

Now He’s Intestate

An Australian woman has received permission to remove her dead partner’s testicles. From The Daily Mail: A woman has won a legal battle to remove her late partner’s testicles from his dead body in the hope of using his sperm to have a child.

The Toowoomba woman was granted permission to remove his testicles […]