Things I would not have predicted about modern war. Also, 7 other things worth knowing today.
All I care about today is the article on the Carpet Cleaner who spoke 24 languages. Incredible. The way the brain works in all its glory is what intrigues me at this stage of my life.
It's a shame the way our newest Supreme Court Justice was confirmed. As much that all Democrats found for as only a few Republicans did. We should be deciding an appointment like this on merit, not Party. Our "representatives" follow, like sheep. Party line votes should not be the "norm". The business before both Houses needs to be for the betterment of the Nation, not Red or Blue.
"RWGFY" -- I cannot help but smile when I encounter that phrase. The "why" of that is hard for me to put into words. I would like to think I would have had the balls to shout that were I in that soldier's position, but maybe not. Who knows? At any rate, I will be content to purchase a small memento of the occasion should such ever come to the market. [Smiley Face]
Once upon a time I aspired to be a polyglot… so I really enjoyed listening to Mr Ven Smith
Bill, what an uplifting story. The hero, Roman Hrybov, deserves to profit from his horrible experience. He has shown enormous courage, is now showing remarkable hope and optimism. I can't stand it. I want to laugh out loud and repeat the story to all my friends.