Altus Times- RSS OPINION Feed http://altustimes.com/section/OPINION http://altustimes.com/section/OPINION Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:44:09 EST 1800 Religion gone wrong http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/151542665/Religion-gone-wrong “I just want to say that I love Allah.” Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:11:42 EST There will never be enough aircraft to save your day http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/151542583/There-will-never-be-enough-aircraft-to-save-your-day If you fail to prepare—you prepare to fail. I am sure my father the Navy Master Chief said that to me more than once in my younger days. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:11:42 EST The Time Is Now! http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/151188428/The-Time-Is-Now The time is now to put partisan politics aside and for all of us to unite together to support the current leadership at the State Department of Education. It was easy to place the blame on Dr. Barresi for the failed leadership during her tenure. We... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 19:31:41 EST Blue Flu on New Years Eve http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/151083213/Blue-Flu-on-New-Years-Eve Something you need to understand in life: the only people who have to show up no matter what—are the members of the military. If they do not show up when ordered to do so, and then follow the directions of the leaders appointed over them, no... Sun, 4 Jan 2015 15:23:10 EST Who’s the party for? http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/150744642/Whos-the-party-for It was our first foray into Christmas shopping, 2014, the day after Black Friday. Wed, 3 Dec 2014 17:57:08 EST The Pearl Harbor 72nd Anniversary Ceremony http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/150744568/The-Pearl-Harbor-72nd-Anniversary-Ceremony On Dec. 7 I will be attending a Pearl Harbor 72nd Anniversary ceremony in Des Plaines, Ill. I will be driving Chief Petty Officer Joe Triolo USN Ret to the ceremony. Chief Triolo manned a 50 caliber machine gun on board the USS Tangiers that day and... Wed, 3 Dec 2014 17:54:05 EST Thanksgiving Reflections http://altustimes.com/news/opinion/150744684/Thanksgiving-Reflections My wife and I drove to San Antonio to have Thanksgiving with forty-five members of her family at her Uncle Henry's home. Much of the time together was sharing pictures on tablets or smart phones. There was also a lively exchange of information... Wed, 3 Dec 2014 11:46:06 EST