Blogs I follow
|Location||Occupied territory, Virginia, United States|
|Introduction||Ok, here are the vitals: * Born in NC, raised a Nebraskan and now a Virginian by dint of marriage, taxes and tution(s) paid/paying (and you thought it was just death and taxes that were universal constants...) *Blessed with marriage to the same wonderful (and exceptionally tolerant)woman for 24 years w/three great kids (see tuition ref above) *Graduated from The Citadel, Naval Postgrad School and Naval War College * Retired as an O-6 after serving twenty-six years in the finest Navy in the world: * Naval Flight Officer & Squadron CO (E-2C Hawkeye - 3500+ hours and 551 traps) * CVN navigator * Multiple Joint penance duties in DC and and elsewhere (slow learner) * Now flying a desk but doing what I can to still help (БУДЕТ наукой ракеты!)|
|Interests||Aviation, geo-politics, naval issues, nuclear weapons policies/issues, space, Mustangs (P-51s and Ford's), Racing(F1, stock cars, GT), a good book, music (classical, folk, contemporary Christian)|
|Favorite Movies||Gran Prix (now on DVD-YAY!!!), 2001, Bridges at Toko-ri, Serenity, Twelve O'clock High, Dances with Wolves, Exodus, In Harm's Way, Firefly, B5, Battlestar Galactica, War of the Worlds (the original, not Cruise's)|
|Favorite Music||see above|
|Favorite Books||Shattered Sword, The Untold Story of the Battle of Midway, Dark Sun: The Making of the Hydrogen Bomb, DEFCON-2, Cold War, Clash of Carriers, Alas Babylon, Exodus, All the Kings Men, Main Street|
If you could peer far enough into the night sky, you'd see a star in any direction you looked. When would you sleep?