A.C. Snow

A.C. Snow

‘Real Men,’ and a father’s nightmare – Snow

While a nation deeply mourns the devastating loss of all the innocents who died at Orlando’s Pulse nightclub at 2 a.m. on June 12, Seddique Mateen, for the rest of his life, will live with the hellish reality about his son, ‘That was something I raised.’

A.C. Snow

Savoring the rare gifts of sounds – Snow

After a recent hearing test, the results of which were not encouraging, I have a new awareness of the value of the five senses. We tend to take them for granted until we are confronted by the possibility that we might be losing one.

A.C. Snow

Snow: Pondering potpourri of passing interests

Bob Huddleston of Chapel Hill chided me for writing about Mother’s Day on May 8 instead of about the anniversary of the end of the war in Europe during World War II. I momentarily felt guilty for the oversight. I could have mentioned both.

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Trump and Pence address thousands of veterans at the VFW Convention

Republican nominee for President, Donald Trump, and his running mate, Mike Pence, spoke to veterans about the need for VA reform at the 117th Veterans of Foreign Wars Convention in Charlotte on July 26, 2016.
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Trump and Pence address thousands of veterans at the VFW Convention 2:44

Trump and Pence address thousands of veterans at the VFW Convention

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