Happy Veteran’s Day 2011

Veteran’s Day Ribbons Line Gay Street, Knoxville Last year when Veteran’s Day rolled around I posted photographs of the ribbons adorning lamp posts and commented that they had just sprung up all up and down Gay Street. I didn’t realize Knoxville had a Veterans’ Day parade and I assumed someone had experienced a sudden burst of patriotism. Of […]

We got Veterans, We got Everything and Everybody

 Tennessee National Guard leads the way.  Veterans Day Parade, Gay Street, Knoxville, November 2010  A fluke in my work schedule allowed me to be downtown for the recent Veterans Day Parade. It was quite the event. I’m estimating it lasted an hour and a half. That included a delay while the large American […]