Apropos for #TBT . . . The memory of a local solider was sparked by recent global events as he shares a fascinating story from his life journey. Even better, the narrative reminds us that a brutal dictator was formerly a U.S. ally.
This is important given that American news wants to keep us all dumb about the NEXT potential conflict on the horizon:
Meanwhile, there are anywhere from 5,000 - 3,000 troops still occupying Iraq after a war that was started over one of the egregious misrepresentations in modern world history.
Still, this cowtown report is a great read for our fellow night owls . . .
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - It's been nearly 15 years since Saddam Hussein was executed for crimes against humanity. While most of the world remembers him as a tyrant, one Kansas City military police officer was one of the deposed dictator's final friends. Kelly Hillyer spoke to veterans who gathered at American Legion Post 370 in Overland Park [...]