Written by Brew
10-24-16 1:11 PM EST: The military men and women who have been serving, sacrificing, and injued in many instances, were promised bonuses between 10 and 25K for reenlisting. The Pentagon, aka the federal government, said those bonuses were a mistake, aka, lie, and though the troops signed a contract saying I will do this if you will do that are now having that money clawed back by the contract breecher?
Read more: Military Bonuses Being Clawed Back! A Shame and Outrage!
Written by Brew and History.com
8-26-16 4:35 PM EST: Have truly enjoyed reading many books, i.e., history-based novels about this time period, most notably by Sir Walter Scott, who was the man who first coined the phrase, "Oh what a tangled web we weave...".
This one takes place during the 100 years war and is between England and France. The French are employing mounted knights and crossbows, the English, primarily the longbow, but the History.com narrative differs from the second video below when describing the force numbers of each side.
Read more: August 26, 1346: The Battle of Crécy and Power of the Longbow!