Yes. I remember the Day.
I also remember the headlines of the papers some time before The Day. There was arguing about the selling of scrap iron to the Japanese. I also remember gathering up spare pots and pans to turn in to the government after the war started because the papers headlines said there was a shortage of metal to help the war effort. And I remember the headlines of the Victory. And the B-17 piloted by the “of age” son of the family I was staying with making the low pass over the house just after his re-assignment orders to Europe came through.
He made it home. Opened an AandW Root Beer stand. I had my first root beer float at that stand. Yummy.
I don’t have a memory of what happened to that son. The family lost the farm some what later and I was too young to bother to keep contact with “old folks.”
Yep. I remember.
Can You Delete Yourself From The Internet?
The headlines from Bob Rankin’s current post. His discussion is eye opening. Almost a “if you grin, you’re in.” essay.
As a matter of fact . . .
From the reaches,