blue-flag-thumb2_50x50Our side's flag is a thin, airlight blue, drifting almost unseen against the sky. Our military march is a meadowlark's song among the dandelions. --Ken Kesey, The Real War
 

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  • A Baby Boomer’s Lament: August ‘64 | Philip A. Farruggio

    Philip A. Farruggio -- World News Trust Aug. 24, 2014 Living here in Florida during these dog days of summer invites memories of some 50 years ago… in Brooklyn, N.Y. Our little group of East 24th Street friends waltzed through the hot summer days so easily. When you’re 14-, 15- and 16-years-old, you are immune to stifling August heat attacks. We six stalwarts would meet in front of Fat Frank’s house each morning. This writer, along with Harvey, AKA The Bear, who happened to live right around th...

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