In 1996, a young Marine corporal named Joey Mora was standing on the platform of an aircraft carrier patrolling the Persian Gulf. I could not find out which one for certain but my son Jason believes it was probably the Enterprise, since he too was in the Persian Gulf that year aboard the aircraft carrier, the Carl Vinson. Incredibly, Joey fell overboard. A search and rescue mission ensued but after many hours his parents were informed that he was “missing and presumed dead”.
A few weeks ago NBC News suspended veteran news anchor, Brian Williams, for what could only be described as telling bold faced lies. That should not have come as too much of a surprise because NBC can’t be trusted to tell the truth on much of anything! Williams finally admitted that he had “misspoke”, only after enough veterans who were present when Williams claimed the incident took place got fed up and refuted his claim that the Chinook helicopter he was on over Iraq in 200