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

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Fifty Years Ago

The second part of the Gulf of Tonkin Incident occurred.

The second incident was a major part of the justification for ramping up the Vietnam War and it was complete and utter bullshit.

Almost 38 years later, another administration, also headed by a politician from Texas, would lie this country into another pointless war on the other side of Asia.

1 comment:

GolFoxtrot Yankee said...

'another pointless war on the other side of Asia'? It got the second Texan re-elected, didn't it? Mission Accomplished.