A True Friend
unknown photographer, soldier returns home
SC Nat'l Guard Sgt. Devin Davis, wounded in Khost City, Afghanistan June 20 2012 suicide bomber attack. He married his childhood sweetheart three weeks before he deployed. There is a fund to help with travel expenses at the article here: http://www2.scnow.com/news/2012/jun/29/group-establishes-benefit-account-wounded-army-nat-ar-4065236/ The article mentions six surgeries; he has now had at least twelve & is at Walter Reed.
Marines: if you don't understand this, you never met one.
Dad comes home
A OH-58 Kiowa Warrior flies low over U.S. Soldiers assigned to A Battery, 2nd Battalion (Airborne), 377th Field Artillery, Task Force Spartan, on a presence patrol with the Afghan Uniformed Police near Khoni Ghar on May 27, 2012. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Kimberly Trumbull / 55th Signal Company, Combat Camera (DVIDS) in Khowst Province, Afghanistan.
Kitten rescued in Afghanistan by US Marines.
Adam Surface of Facebook said "My good friend SSGT. USMC bank refused to work with him. Help me with making this go nation wide." posted June 13 2012 near Kelso, WA [Could not locate on TinEye]
SEAL Chris Kyle, author of "American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History."
Navy SEAL Training. What are they doing?
Prince Harry, with his helmet labeled "Wales." So handsome, but his 2005 Nazi costume at a party took much of the glow off.
say a prayer
Marine At Rest
Card for Marines
Four-year-old Paige Bennethum really, really didn't want her daddy to go to Iraq. So much so, that when Army Reservist Staff Sgt. Brett Bennethum lined up in formation at his deployment this July, she couldn't let go. No one had the heart to pull her away. (www.nbcphiladelphia.com)
U.S. Marine Sergeant Frank Praytor looks after a two-week old orphaned kitten found after a heavy mortar barrage near “Bunker Hill” during the Korean War - 1953. (Photo by Sgt Martin Riley/Getty Images)
IDF soldier & a little kitten. Pinner says: I saw an image the other day of 5 Muslims.. with a cat that they'd beheaded & skinned. Obviously, one can not make broad and sweeping statements about entire peoples based on single photographs. But...it's not just one photo. It's prototypical of each. One group fights for life and liberty - the other to convert, subjugate or kill those that won't do either. Picking sides here is a no brainier for me.