Thursday, December 07, 2017
Kansas City Remembers Pearl Harbor
Sadly, most of the local news outlet offered only cursory coverage but this news item stands out and deserves mention for late night readers contemplating Kansas City and its place in history . . .
Fox4: KC area’s last living Pearl Harbor survivor recognized at ceremony in Mission
Sadly, not even today's mostly forgotten memorial is without culture war debate:
Politico: White House misremembers historical details on Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
A social media talking point on the topic of the date that will live in infamy:
People: Can You Spot the Errors in Donald and Melania Trump's Pearl Harbor Remembrance Tweets?
History: Pearl Harbor, 1941: From a Sailor's Perspective
ABC News: Researchers share never-before-seen images of US ship that fired 1st shots at Pearl Harbor
Huff Post: Another Trumpism For The History Books: Pearl Harbor Was ‘A Pretty Wild Scene’
Fox news: Veteran Sings 'Remember Pearl Harbor' During Trump's Proclamation Ceremony
WaPo: The attack on Pearl Harbor: Unforgettable photos of the bombing
Hopefully, more for the morning update . . . STAY TUNED!!!