Cool Story

> Yankee Catcher Moe Berg
> This is a helluva
> story…..
> > When
> baseball greats Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig went
> on tour in baseball-crazy Japan, in
> 1934, some fans wondered why a third-string
> catcher named Moe Berg was included. Although he played
> with five major-league teams, from 1923 to 1939, he was a
> very mediocre ball player. But Moe [...] Continue Reading…

PTSD RESOURCE LINK recently published a resource to help not only nurses, but anyone — family members, friends, co-workers — better understand and recognize PTSD. You can take a look here:  It includes tools and information to empower education and career; and help non-healthcare workers understand more about PTSD.

The General’s Messenger (True Story)

June Morimatsu and Milton KaneshiroTHE GENERAL’S MESSENGERWritten by June MorimatsuDaughter of 442nd RCT veteran, Ralph Tomei of M CompanyWe graduated from Farrington High School in 1971, during the era of the war in Vietnam.  For some of the boys in our graduating class the future held the very real prospect of being drafted into the military.When my friend, Milton [...] Continue Reading…

Pakistan to execute 500 convicted terrorists

Pakistan to execute 500 convicted terrorists 
DEBKAfile December 22, 2014, 3:20 PM (IDT)

After the deadliest terror attack in Pakistan history -133 children and nine staff were massacred in a Peshawar school last week – Pakistan lifted the moratorium on the death penalty for terrorist crimes. Six Taliban terrorists have been hanged since Friday. Another 500 executions of formerly convicted terrorists are [...] Continue Reading…

Five Sinai Islamists killed in first encounter in Egypt’s Nile Delta

Five Sinai Islamists killed in first encounter in Egypt’s Nile Delta 
DEBKAfile December 22, 2014, 2:36 PM (IDT)

Egyptian police Sunday raided a farm in the Nile Delta province of Sharqiya northeast of Cairo, where a cell of the Ansar Bayt al-Magdis was discovered for the first time far from its Sinai base. Five were killed in a clash with the police, [...] Continue Reading…