Tag Archives: Navy

Happy Memorial Day (Even If You’re Confused)

Happy Memorial Day, Modern Philosophers! According to several tweets I’ve read this morning, people aren’t exactly clear about why we celebrate this holiday. While some folks are offended by their fellow Americans’ lack of information, I blame TV.  Because no … Continue reading

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Why I Am So Grateful For Our Veterans

Happy Veterans Day, Modern Philosophers! I made sure the flag was flying proudly from the porch of The House on the Hill before I left for my morning run. Our Veterans deserve to be celebrated, remembered, honored, and admired.  I … Continue reading

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Man Declares Himself An Island; Navy Sent To Assess Threat

US Navy Warships were off the coast of Maine today after a man swimming at Old Orchard Beach declared himself to be an island, and then began splashing and harassing other swimmers. The individual, identified by Department of Homeland Security … Continue reading

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