Daily Archives: May 7, 2018

Speaking Ill of the Walking Dead

John Sidney McCain III, son and grandson of admirals, the epitome of a “fortunate son,” as John Fogerty termed it. Shot down in 1967, he was imprisoned in the Hanoi Hilton until 1973. Has been praised endlessly for his service while others who suffered the same fate got nothing but scorn. Retired from the Navy in 1981 after marrying multimillionaire beer heiress, Cindy Hensley, and was elected to the House in 1982. There he served two terms until he won a Senate seat in 1986, which he still, sadly, occupies. Continue reading

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The Beatles – When I’m Sixty-Four

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