Category Archives: history

Boomers and Margaritaville

by Jack The good news is bankruptcies are on the decline, but the bad news is people over 65 are filing in record numbers! The reasons are many, failed business, failed investments, medical expenses and more. But, one thing that … Continue reading

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The National Anthem as You’ve Never Heard It

by Jack Please set aside just a few minutes from your busy day to appreciate a little bit of your heritage.  This is where your pedigree, as an American, and from time to time I think it worth remembering.  If … Continue reading

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A Milestone in History

by Jack If Obama was given a Nobel Peace Prize for simply being a mixed race president, I wonder what Trump will get for finally holding face to face nuclear disarmament talks with North Korea? Apparently they could be very … Continue reading

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Chico Air Museum is Open Thur-Sun

by Jack Despite the Chico Air Museum being around for almost 9 years, there are still many folks in the area that are unaware of it.  That’s a shame, because this is one of the finest (free) aviation museums north … Continue reading

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Immigration Map for Past 200 years

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What Do You Know?

Take this simple quiz and test your knowledge of military aircraft history in WWI:    This roundel was the symbol for which nation, Russia, France, USA, Germany, England or Poland? Which country first flew the swastika on their aircraft, Belgium, … Continue reading

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Terrorist Attack in Manhattan, eh, so what?

by Jack Once again, we have mass casualties caused by a single individual engaging in an act of terrorism.  It involved a devout Muslim.  It was a male, between the ages of 17 and 40.  He was formerly from a … Continue reading

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ANTIFA – Call to Destroy Columbus Monuments Monday – Will There Be a Backlash?

Posted by Tina “Every record has been destroyed or falsified, every book rewritten, every picture has been repainted, every statue and street building has been renamed, and every date has been altered. And the process is continuing day by day … Continue reading

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Chico Air Museum Presents Show and Tell

by Jack Last night the Chico Air Museum hosted a lecture and slide show by Ravi Saip, President of Air Spray, Chico.  Mr. Saip spoke to a large audience about the timeline of air tankers  and future of aerial firefighting.  … Continue reading

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Warning: Free Speech Under Attack

by Jack At this moment I am feeling very sad for America, because I sense we’re losing our way. We’ve always valued free speech, even though we understood that it will be abused on occasion.   But, what bothers me … Continue reading

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