Home video brings 1938 Civil War reunion to life | whas11.com

“Seventy-five years after the Battle of Gettysburg, the surviving members on both sides of the Civil War gathered on the battlefield one last time.

From July 1 to July 5 of 1938, nearly 2,000 Civil War veterans—including around 25 from the battle itself–descended on Gettysburg, Pennsylvania for the 75th anniversary of the battle, this time encamped together, sharing the battlefield not in conflict, but in remembrance.”


‘Totally devastated’: Major Christian broadcaster suffers catastrophic firebombing

“He indicated police have two working theories concerning possible motivation.

The first is the firebombing was religiously motivated since “the TV station is Christian and it’s Ramadan, and Muslims are upset and blah, blah, blah,” he told the Post.

The other scenario involves an Arab worker at an adjacent studio who in recent days became upset with some of Daystar’s employees. That employee has not returned to work since the blaze, Sharett said.”


CIA Enlisted by William Barr to Investigate Russia Probe Origins | National Review

My generation and the one before mine fought a Cold War and we are now increasingly finding that men who supported our enemies are leading our government. Our intelligence community has largely lost the confidence of the American people…. mistakes happen…. but Brennan’s CIA hacking the computer systems of the Congress investigating them…. NSA’s Clapper lying to Congress about illegal mass surveillance of US citizens, FBI operatives running rogue operations against an opposition candidate and then continuing when he became their Commander in Chief…. those are not mistakes.

The intelligence agencies are not equal to, or above, the Executive, Judicial, or Legislative branches… they must be held accountable for their illegal actions.


Funeral honors Navajo Code Talker Fleming Begaye Sr.

Begaye served as a Navajo Code Talker from 1943 to 1945. He fought in the Battle of Tarawa and Battle of Tinian and was later awarded the Congressional Silver Medal. He died May 10 at the age of 97.

Begaye was honored with a military funeral and burial Friday. His casket was brought into the church carried by seven Marines. “


John Cusack: ‘There Will Not Be a Peaceful Transition of Power’ If Trump Loses

You mean like using his intelligence agencies against the opposition party and then trying to get the electoral college to throw the election…. is that the peaceful transition of power your talking about Hollywood?

“Also believe there will not be a peaceful transition of power & we must prepare for this – when authoritarians threaten violence – take them at their word – might be the only thing he’s not lying about,” he added.