Words of Advice:

"Never Feel Sorry For Anyone Who Owns an Airplane."-- Tina Marie

"
If Something Seems To Be Too Good To Be True, It's Best To Shoot It, Just In Case." -- Fiona Glenanne

"
Flying the Airplane is More Important than Radioing Your Plight to a Person on the Ground
Who is Incapable of Understanding or Doing Anything About It.
" -- Unknown

"There seems to be almost no problem that Congress cannot, by diligent efforts and careful legislative drafting, make ten times worse." -- Me

"What the hell is an `Aluminum Falcon'?" -- Emperor Palpatine

"Eck!" -- George the Cat

Saturday, June 6, 2015

71 On

D-Day took place 71 years ago.

As a kid, I remember watching the CBS documentary that they aired in 1964, in which Walter Cronkite and General Eisenhower went back to the significant places of the invasion. But it doesn't seem to be available online.

1 comment:

Deadstick said...

Fascinating place to visit, even today. After our visit, we took the train to Paris and spent the trip talking with an elderly lady who had seen it as a child. "The British, they bombed the villages, the farms, the cows; the Americans bombed the Boches...you couldn't see the water, there were so many boats..."