Tag Archives: wwii

In Honor of the Fallen on the Anniversary of D-Day

Please take a few minutes and watch this amazing documentary about war and peace. The Fallen of World War II from Neil Halloran on Vimeo. You will find hope if you reach the end credits.  I guarantee it.

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To the Amazing Christopher Lee of the Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare

A nearly unbelievable list of accomplishments of the recently deceased Christopher, many of which were achieved before the age of 25! One tidbit I did not know and which made me all warm and huzzy inside – Chris was a … Continue reading

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Movie Review: The Railway Man (2013) 3.5 Stars

The Railway Man (2013) Watched via Netflix BluRay February 2015 3.5 out of 5 stars Plot Synopsis (via Wikipedia): During World War II, Eric Lomax (Firth) is a British officer who is captured by the Japanese in Singapore and sent … Continue reading

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Book Review: Judy by Lewis (3.5 stars)

Judy: A Dog in a Million by Damien Lewis 3.5 to 4 stars out of 5 stars Read in late November 2014 Publisher’s Synopsis: British bestselling author Damien Lewis is an award-winning journalist who has spent twenty years reporting from … Continue reading

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Article: 10 Little-Known Facts About D-Day

10 Little-Known Facts About D-Day http://www.businessinsider.com/10-things-you-didnt-know-about-d-day-2014-6#ixzz33s2nuJCq Celebrating the 70th anniversary of D – Day.  Work kept me quite busy today so I’m catching up on the great articles published today. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Monuments Men (2014) 3 Stars

Monuments Men (2014) 3 out of 5 stars Watched BluRay May 2014 I am sheepishly relieved I did not pay to see this in a movie theater when it was first released.  I enjoyed watching this movie, but ended up … Continue reading

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10 Shocking Ways the Second World War Could Have Ended Differently

http://io9.com/10-shocking-ways-the-second-world-war-could-have-ended-1558135375?utm_campaign=socialflow_io9_facebook&utm_source=io9_facebook&utm_medium=socialflow A bunch of interesting WWII what ifs. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, Jon

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