The Vietnam War saw the first and only Congressional Medal of Honor awarded to a Seabee. He was Construction Mechanic Third Class Marvin Shields, a soft spoken lumberjack from Washington state. During the June 1965 Battle of Dong Xoai, Shields, even though he was seriously wounded, went above and beyond the call of duty and volunteered to help knock out an enemy machine gun position.
Once the watermelon fruit has started to appear on the vines, restrict the amount of water to 1″ or so per week. Watermelons are native to Southern Africa, and are desert plants. To develop sweet fruit, the plants require relatively dry conditions. Some claim the “Angie” in the song is Angela, the now ex wife of David Bowie. Lending credence to that claim is that the former Mrs. Bowie herself is one of the ones making that claim.
But in Sept. 1989, the island suffered a massive setback when Hurricane Hugo struck the South Carolina coast. Although it took a few tough years, the community rallied. 6 points submitted 1 day agoIf I had to put money on it, I bet they wouldn ever become a Bonnaroo headliner level band either. But I wonder how much of this is simply the perception that they are a known quantity because they been around a while without really hitting it big.What if Friends and were their 2 and 3 albums instead of their 7 and 8? Would we perceive them closer to a Tame Impala, who seemingly has unlimited upside? Portugal last 2 albums are really pretty good, especially considering the competition in a time where rock is waiting for a defibrillator.DantomPhanny 13 points submitted 2 days agoObviously real rape is not funny, and jokes like the one this guy made are definitely not funny but I think that its ok to joke about anything really. I struggling to think of a rape joke that is actually funny but if someone can come up with something and tells it to the right audience (IE: Not a rape victim or otherwise someone who is traumatized or uncomfortable by/with rape).
They met purely by accident. He happened to walk into the very diner she worked in one night, in hopes of finding a good meal. What he found was something so much better than some delicious Greek food.. Christian Oliver I’m the technophilic Business Manager from the Strategy group that is always trying to come up with interesting opportunities to help make iReport grow, build new features and reach a larger audience. I may freak out if I’m offline but can always compensate by putting on my running shoes. Have worked with online journalism since 1995.