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Rerun Teevee is a Dangerous Place
Sometimes that '50's misperception of America, the black and white western cowboy shoot 'em up, might use a little re-examining. There might really be at least some gold in them thar hills! Not like,
DaNang65 12/17/2014 6 12 - -
For Anissa
Sitting here, late on Friday night, the teevee's on. Cheers! as it turns out. The episode opens with the dark haired one coming in, somehow becoming the center of the episode. Ordinary enough. ...
DaNang65 10/31/2014 31 56 - -
Will the Circle Be Unbroken?
Who woulda thunk it? Today is rather a milestone for me. On this date in 1963 a tall, skinny, barely seventeen year old kid from the Bronx went down to Times Square and raised his hand, took that ...
DaNang65 04/24/2013 80 214 - -
AZDVS Legislative Digest Number 9, March 30, 2013
Each week during the Legislative Session the Arizona Department of Veterans Services (AZDVS) publishes an updated digest of all Bills, Memorials, and Resolutions pertaining to veterans or military ...
DaNang65 03/30/2013 1 3 - -
AZDVS Legislative Digest Number 8, March 22, 2013
Each week during the Legislative Session the Arizona Department of Veterans Services (AZDVS) publishes an updated digest of all Bills, Memorials, and Resolutions pertaining to veterans or military ...
DaNang65 03/22/2013 1 4 - -
AZDVS Legislative Digest, Number 7, March 8, 2013
Each week during the Legislative Session the Arizona Department of Veterans Services (AZDVS) publishes an updated digest of all Bills, Memorials, and Resolutions pertaining to veterans or military ...
DaNang65 03/09/2013 1 3 - -
Charlie Rangel Wants You!
Liberal icon Charlie Rangel (D-NY13) knows a thing or two about military service. When he was twenty he found himself in the still functionally segregated United States Army, in a place called Kunu-...
DaNang65 03/09/2013 8 6 - -
AZDVS Legislative Digest Number 6, March 1, 2013
Each week during the Legislative Session the Arizona Department of Veterans Services (AZDVS) publishes an updated digest of all Bills, Memorials, and Resolutions pertaining to veterans or military ...
DaNang65 03/01/2013 1 2 - -
A Shameless Solicitation for Votes
Maybe you saw drnatrl's Rec listed diary Mindfulness in a Round Pen a couple of months back. It describes a program of the Mindful Veterans ...
DaNang65 02/28/2013 23 17 - -
AZDVS Legislative Digest Number 5 February 22, 2013
Each week during the Legislative Session the Arizona Department of Veterans Services (AZDVS) publishes an updated digest of all Bills, Memorials, and Resolutions pertaining to veterans or military ...
DaNang65 02/22/2013 2 4 - -
AZDVS Legislative Digest Number 4 February 15, 2013
Each week during the Legislative Session the Arizona Department of Veterans Services (AZDVS) publishes an updated digest of all Bills, Memorials, and Resolutions pertaining to veterans or military ...
DaNang65 02/16/2013 1 3 - -
AZDVS Legislative Digest Number 3 February 10, 2013
On the road edition Each week during the Legislative Session the Arizona Department of Veterans Services (AZDVS) publishes an updated digest of all Bills, Memorials, and Resolutions pertaining to ...
DaNang65 02/10/2013 2 4 - -
The "Crazy Veteran with a Gun" Meme
PUBLIC NOTICE New Tip Jar HOS Policy To: The Daily Kos Diarists From: A Service-Connected Veteran with PTSD Subject: The Careless Use of Psychiatric Diagnosis in Service of an Anti-Gun ...
DaNang65 02/06/2013 173 100 3 -
VA to Study Long Term Health Effects of Iraq/Afghanistan "Burn Pits"
As it turns out, the eventual killer of Billy McKenna was lurking in the photographs he snapped in Iraq. Billy wrote captions beneath some of his photographs: typical day on patrol reads one. The ...
DaNang65 02/04/2013 19 24 2 -
AZDVS Legislative Digest Number 2 February 1, 2013
Each week during the Legislative Session the Arizona Department of Veterans Services (AZDVS) publishes an updated digest of all Bills, Memorials, and Resolutions pertaining to veterans or military ...
DaNang65 02/01/2013 5 2 - -
I Really Just Don't Know What to Think
A long time ago I decided that a young man was someone five years older than I was or less. Even as it evolved over time, it still worked for me. Now I just don't know. In a few weeks I'll be sixty ...
DaNang65 01/29/2013 158 321 - -
We Got Your Assault Weapons Ban Right Here
Among the wonderments snaking their way through the Arizona Legislature is a pre-emptive strike on any assault weapons ban that Sen. Feinstein's bill might possibly create. In Arizona, of course, ...
DaNang65 01/27/2013 20 18 - -
AZDVS Legislative Digest Number 1 Jan 25, 2013
Each week during the Legislative Session the Arizona Department of Veterans Services (AZDVS) publishes an updated digest of all Bills, Memorials, and Resolutions pertaining to veterans or military ...
DaNang65 01/25/2013 5 5 - -
Not A Magnetic Yellow Ribbon: An Action Diary
The VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2011 created a little known but very useful program to retrain veterans for high demand occupations. The Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP) provides direct ...
DaNang65 01/25/2013 7 24 - -
OEF/OIF Veterans Wellness Study
Veterans who served in Iraq or Afghanistan and live within driving distance are encouraged to look into a study being conducted by the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Center for Investigating ...
DaNang65 01/24/2013 11 12 1 -
Here We Go Again
The Arizona Legislature is at it again, trying one more time to see if the federal Supremacy clause really means what it says: REFERENCE TITLE: hospital admissions; restrictions State of ...
DaNang65 01/23/2013 23 17 - -
Unfinished Business
Not quite a month ago I published a "diary," Redington Pass , which contained not a single word of text. A simple series of barely adequate photographs I took during a day outing in the mountains ...
DaNang65 01/14/2013 26 80 1 -
Respectfully Disagreeing With the General
You may have read about the Marine Staff Sergeant who caused a fuss by urinating on the corpses of fallen Taliban fighters. A video showing four United States Marines urinating on three dead ...
DaNang65 12/25/2012 34 36 - -
VA To Eliminate Annual Eligibility Screening
h/t Dave Hampton AZDVS Good news for veterans receiving VA benefits: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 20, 2012 VA, SSA and IRS Cut ...
DaNang65 12/20/2012 16 20 - -
Redington Pass (photo heavy)
DaNang65 12/18/2012 15 42 - -
The Rumble of Distant Gunfire? Updated
A couple of things have recently come to my attention (h/t Sue Frasier) that reverberate against the backdrop of the oncoming fiscal storm. The big show, the distraction, may be the Speaker and ...
DaNang65 11/29/2012 44 102 - -
Thanks, Just Thanks!
Today's my day for Thanks giving! I woke up this morning at three ayem, well rested after having gone to bed quite early. "It's Thanksgiving," I thought and the word "Thanks" just formed on my lips.
DaNang65 11/22/2012 83 190 4 -
Tucson PeaceWalk 2012 (photo diary)
While many around the country were celebrating Veterans Day on Sunday, November 11th, an intrepid interfaith band of Tucsonans gathered for the ninth annual Muslim-Jewish PeaceWalk from the Islamic ...
DaNang65 11/12/2012 14 42 1 -
A Veteran Walks for Peace
A couple of months ago my friend Sat Bir Kaur Khalsa of the Tucson Culture of Peace Alliance asked me if I would speak at the annual PeaceWalk , a remarkable coming together of Jewish and Islamic ...
DaNang65 11/11/2012 13 28 - -
Iraq Veterans Against the War Press Release
What follows is the verbatim press release of the Iraq Veterans Against the War (IVAW) and in no way my original work. Good news is hard to find. Iraq Veterans Against the War ...
DaNang65 10/21/2011 18 33 - 136
Introducing MCM's Newest Member: The Next Democratic Congressman from Arkansas
Ladies and Gentlemen, friends of the Military Community Members of Daily Kos (MCM), it is my distinct honor and privilege to introduce to you the newest member of MCM, Ken Aden, the next Democratic ...
DaNang65 10/16/2011 16 33 2 204
Nobody Who Knows Me Ever Thought I'd Be Speechless
Occupy Boston protesters arrested by Boston Police. Credit: Aaron Spagnolo. In one of the largest mass arrests in recent Boston history, the Boston Police Department cleared a park of ...
DaNang65 10/13/2011 7 14 - 121
Another Day, Another Waiting Room
The other day I happened to be sitting in a waiting room, at the VA hospital, in the Mental Health Clinic where I go for such help as I can get with nearly half century old PTSD. The waiting room ...
DaNang65 10/09/2011 48 97 3 426
Log Drill
In a way this post has a very targetted audience. But if you'll bear with me a bit, and if I do this even one cheeked right, maybe there's something important in here for every kossack, every ...
DaNang65 10/01/2011 86 247 10 831
Can Some Women Get A Little Help Here: An Action Diary
There's a group of women, and some men, who desperately need the help of politically activist minded people. Most of you folks probably think of yourselves that way. That's why I'm appealing to you.
DaNang65 09/30/2011 88 61 1 317
The Duping of Daily Kos
Yesterday a diary, which I will not link to, graced not only the pages of Daily Kos but the Recommended List as well, decrying the shooting death of Jose Guerena at the hands of the Pima County, ...
DaNang65 05/27/2011 239 24 1 708
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