Monthly Archives: May 2013

Truman’s Hump Day Song of the Week: Come On, Eileen

Truman gives a shout-out to Dan, Megan, Manny and their newest family member, Eileen. Advertisements

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Hitting ‘Share’ on Memorial Day

I’m restless – one moment watching (not really) “Battle: Los Angeles” and the next absorbing Anthony Bourdain’s new show on CNN. Walking Truman through the streets of Old Town Alexandria in the morning, then dodging “Rolling Thunder” riders in Arlington during … Continue reading

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Truman’s Hump Day Song of the Week: You’re the Reason God Made Oklahoma

Another post-tragedy Truman tribute, this time to the Oklahoma tornado victims. Too many of these tragedies lately. My dog is still on a country kick, as you can see. Blake Shelton was born about an hour southeast of Moore, where … Continue reading

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Umbrella-gate!

Think this warrants a new stanza to The Marines’ Hymn? Send in the Marines! (to keep me dry)

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Two Cents on the Benghazi Disaster and Fallout

Here’s a good post by noted author and Marine Vietnam vet Bing West (on someone else’s blog) about the Benghazi disaster that left four Americans dead. Aside from the imprudent security posture in a high-risk area to the limp U.S. response to the … Continue reading

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Truman’s Hump Day Song of the Week: Country Girl (Shake It For Me)

Truman is sticking with country this week – a little Luke Bryan for a warm afternoon commute in D.C.

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My Tough Mudder

This is all you need to know about my mother: When my brother Dave and I came home from watching a movie one night, she greeted us at the front door holding a fireplace poker like a sword. Mom said … Continue reading

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