82nd Airborne Division

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2014

    Perry Will Cement That Strong National Image If He Sends the Guard to the Border

    The Austin American-Statesmanand The Houston Chronicle this morning are reporting that Governor Rick Perry will hold a press conference this afternoon to announce he's sending 1,000 Texas National Guard troops to the Mexican border to defend Texas against an invasion of unarmed Central American chil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2009

    Days Gone Bite: C-Rations, K-Rations and SOS

    C Rations‚ÄčTo the men of the 504th regiment, 82nd Airborne--"the Devils in Baggy Pants"--who crossed the Waal in Holland and battled Panzers in the Ardennes. My uncle 'Highlee' fought with them. And to Marines of the American Legation Guard, Peking, colloquially known as "the North China Marines" w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 13, 2009

    If Memory Serves: My Introduction To Curry

    ‚ÄčIf Memory Serves chronicles moments from my dining past, perhaps explaining why I'm so damn strange.I was a kid when I started to pick up on the the existence of regional differences in what and how people cook. My dad grew up on a poor Southern farm and thus favored fried catfish, pork crackling ... More >>

  • News

    March 12, 2009

    Military Deserters Once Again Flock to Canada

    Looks like this time they picked the wrong country.

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2006

    The Return of G.I. Jerk

    Is this Phil Haberman's real military ID or a phony, like the man pictured on it? Phony Special Forces soldier Phil Haberman, the self-proclaimed war hero who was anything but, is still out there spinning his stories on MySpace and dating sites. And he's tangled with Greensickle, a blog whose motto ... More >>

  • Film

    December 29, 2005

    Little Misses

    Introducing the best movies of 2005 you probably didn't see.

  • News

    September 1, 2005

    G.I. Jerk

    Phil Haberman claims he fought with special forces in Iraq, but he's about as real as Rambo

  • Calendar

    August 7, 2003
  • News

    December 14, 2000

    A Killer Abroad

    In 1977, Tyler native Holly Maddux was murdered by Earth Day creator Ira Einhorn. More than two decades later, her family is still waiting for the fugitive to return.