Morse Code, Fried Chicken, And New Guinea
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
There was fried chicken. I was sitting down and trying to eat that quarter chicken and cutting with my knife and the fork. This big guy that was a buddy of mine said, ‘What are you doing, Treto?’ I said, ‘Well, I’m trying to eat chicken, man, what do you think I’m doing?’ He said, ‘That ain’t no way to eat chicken.’ He picked up his quarter chicken and started biting it, you know. I said, ‘Okay.’”
The Battle of Savo Island
Thursday, August 9, 2018
Known as the First Battle of the Solomon Sea and the Battle of the Five Sitting Ducks, the Battle of Savo Island is considered by most historians to be one of the US Navy’s worst defeats.