Discover My Adopted Home Town, Chiang Rai, Thailand – Redux

In other words, some of you will have seen this OP before. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Not the larger and better known city of Chiang Mai, but Chiang Rai, in Northern Thailand deserves your attention. I am a retired USMC infantry officer and have seen more than a few interesting places, some of which I even liked. One … Continue reading Discover My Adopted Home Town, Chiang Rai, Thailand – Redux

Discover My Adopted Home Town, Chiang Rai, Thailand – Redux

Chiang Rai's Clock Tower In other words, some of you will have seen this OP before. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Not the larger and better known city of Chiang Mai, but Chiang Rai, in Northern Thailand deserves your attention. I am a retired USMC infantry officer and have seen more than a few interesting places, some of which … Continue reading Discover My Adopted Home Town, Chiang Rai, Thailand – Redux

Ideal Age of One’s Mistress

Could it be the translators of our ancient Chinese dirty old man, AKA the Chinkanator, pulled one of their early sinos-infections on the patriarchy by intentionally misintrprteing minus to plus? What if Chinkanator's advice on this topic was half your age minus seven? Wouldn' that make more sense? I'm fixing to do some more research … Continue reading Ideal Age of One’s Mistress

Discover My Adopted Home Town, Chiang Rai, Thailand – Redux

In other words, some of you will have seen this OP before. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Not the larger and better known city of Chiang Mai, but Chiang Rai, in Northern Thailand deserves your attention. I am a retired USMC infantry officer and have seen more than a few interesting places, some of which I even liked. One … Continue reading Discover My Adopted Home Town, Chiang Rai, Thailand – Redux

Thought You’d Gone Crazy or Something

That’s what my younger brother (then 15 years old) said to me (16, dangerous with a car and drivers license) after my dip in the lake. One summer we both got jobs on the local 9 hole public golf course. $1.25 an hour and we were worth almost every penny of it. The course manager … Continue reading Thought You’d Gone Crazy or Something

Quick Note: Haakon “Hawk” Dahl’s Current Per Diem: $367.00 plus salary.

He is probably getting a tax free family seperation allowance as well. Win-Win! A US Navy Reservist 'temporarily' activated to serve in Washington DC (also the cities of Alexandria, Falls Church and Fairfax, and the counties of Arlington and Fairfax, in Virginia; and the counties of Montgomery and Prince George's in Maryland) is given a … Continue reading Quick Note: Haakon “Hawk” Dahl’s Current Per Diem: $367.00 plus salary.