Heroes of the Second World War – Discover Rishi Sharma’s Amazing Project #WWII

Since mid-October, I have essentially been on tour, launching my new documentary film and book, The Last Ring Home. In case you had not come across it yet, here is the trailer: I am now back in the saddle and … Continue reading

The incredible USS Trout story …lives on through Tim McCoy

Over the last 20 years, I have had the chance to meet a number of members of the Greatest Generation. It’s been a mission (if not an obsession) of mine. My purpose for the large part has been to find and meet … Continue reading

Long-term vision with bold actions – is it your mantra?

At the Freedom & Solidarity Forum, taking inspiration from Operation Overlord and the D-Day Landings, Brian Gallagher, President and CEO at United Way, said: “We need a long-term vision with bold actions. Our endeavors must be values (or purpose-) based” … Continue reading

Arlington Cemetery – Tomb of the Unknowns Jeopardy Question with some Surprising Answers (UPDATED Aug 10, 2015)

There has been an email circulating for well over 13 years (I found a 2001 reference to this email in a brief Google search).  The email starts: “On Jeopardy the other night (MD: !), the final question was: “How many … Continue reading

Please Help Celebrate Minter’s 100th Anniversary on March 21st, 2011

Dear readers, I am asking you to join in a 5-minute social experiment. It is for a good cause, I believe you will agree. In just over a week, on March 21st 2011, it will be the 100th anniversary of … Continue reading