Monthly Archives: June 2017

D is for D-Day (a military term)

My home town of Portsmouth in Hampshire, England has been a naval base since medieval times, but Henry VIII fortified it in the 16th Century when French naval activity began to threaten England’s south coast. Since then, it has been … Continue reading

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There’s no question we should feel moved and sympathetic for the recent victims of terrorist violence in Manchester and London, but in the past week terrorist activity has killed many more people, including numerous children, in Afghanistan and Iraq. While it’s … Continue reading

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Trump says other countries are laughing at America. Not true. They’re laughing him. Crying for America.

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