2 results for 'El_Che'
The Atlanta Falcons have been hit with many scandals as of late and it has made me a fan of the team and their new unscripted reality TV drama. Besides the Michael Vick storyline and the usual hoodlum behavior of the team members, which I find greatly clichÃ©d and trite, their ex-coach, Mr. Petrino, snuck out of town like a thief in the night leaving a â€œDear Johnâ€ letter in the teamâ€™s locker room. Shocked and dismayed the jilted team members replaced his signature with â€œcowardâ€ before going out to denounce their former coach and mentor as a lying scoundrel. Apparently, Petrino had... (more)
Nearly 4 years ago, on 23 October 2003, a suicide car bomber attacked the International Red Cross building in Baghdad, killing scores of Iraqis. The words slip from my keyboard like so many other headlines that we have all read and have become numb too. However, I have a special connection to this explosion and this place, so the shock of what happened hurts my soul to this day. As an American soldier, who took part in the operations at the beginning of the war, my unit was tasked with operating in the neighborhood where the explosion occurred. In fact my small squad of men was tasked,... (more)
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