Where Were You? A few weeks ago, RJ and I were in line at 4:45 one Monday morning at Space Center Houston for the Artemis I launch watch party (yeah, we’re still waiting to watch that launch, but that’s a story for another day). You know I’ve been a space nerd since I was knee-high […]
Navy boot camp graduation from Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Illinois, September 16, 2022. Transcript Yeah. Yeah mm. Mhm. Stay flag carrier. Mhm. As the parade of graduates approaches, we salute the states and territories whose sons and daughters will graduate today. Delaware Pennsylvania Jersey Georgia, Connecticut Massachusetts Maryland. South Carolina new Hampshire Virginia New […]
September 12, 2022: King Charles III promised to follow the late Queen’s “selfless duty” in his first address to both Houses of Parliament as monarch. The King said Parliament was the “living and breathing instrument of our democracy” as he spoke in front of 900 MPs and peers at Westminster Hall. It followed condolences from […]
September 9, 2022: King Charles III has made his first address to the UK as sovereign, following the death of his mother, Queen Elizabeth II. In a televised address, the King paid tribute to his “darling mama” saying “may flights of angels sing thee to thy rest”, and renewed his mother’s lifelong promise of service.
September 8, 2022: UK Prime Minister Liz Truss has paid tribute to Queen Elizabeth II, following her death, aged 96. Speaking outside Downing Street, she described the Queen as “a rock on which modern Britain was built,” adding: “Britain is the great country it is today because of her”. She said the Queen was a […]