The U.S. Air Force initially awarded Tech Sergeant John Chapman the Air Force Cross for his heroism. Now, according to this report, the Air Force posthumously will now award Tech Sergeant John Chapman the Medal of Honor.
Wonderful story. Click this link to read about the former Philadelphia Eagles cheerleader now serving her country. Thank you for your service Rachel!
The two-time Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist Micheal Ramirez, has an awesome cartoon on where President Obama should have given his apology to Afghanistan President Karzai. At Arlington Cemetery, among those killed in action by the Taliban defending our freedom. If you like political cartoons, be sure to check Michael Ramirez’s work in his book titled ‘Everyone Has the Right to My Opinion.’ It’s awesome.
This was AWESOME. Great job by the Boston Bruins helping Lt. Charles Jacobs surprise his folks before the game. In honor of the past Veteran’s Day weekend, the Bruins invited Darren and Lori Jacobs, the parents of Lt. Charles Jacobs (currently serving overseas), to drop the ceremonial puck. For the past seven months, Charles has been in Afghanistan with the 182nd infantry of the Massachusetts Army National Guard. Well done soldier and well done Bruins!
Via Gateway Pundit: It was 2004: Fallujah, Iraq. Four civilian U.S. contractors were transporting supplies for a catering company. They were ambushed, killed, their bodies burned and dragged through the streets, then hung from a bridge on the Euphrates River. A NAVY SEAL TEAM captured one of the military’s “most wanted” terrorists, the one responsible for the heinous crime. Now 4 of our bravest and finest are facing prosecution because the scumbag terrorist claimed he got a bloody lip while …