In a recent post we mentioned the flag folding
ceremony done at military funerals and the
significance of the first three folds. Here is a
video that explains all the folds.
And after the flag is completely folded and
tucked in, it takes on the appearance of a cocked
hat, ever reminding us of the soldiers who served
under General George Washington and the sailors
and marines who served under Captain John Paul
Jones who were followed by their comrades and
shipmates in the Armed Forces of the United States,
preserving for us the rights, privileges, and
freedoms we enjoy today.
If you watched the video you now know that the
flag folding ceremony is much more than most
believe. It honors the veteran, bravery, mothers,
fathers, women, our faith, our flag, and even our
On a lighter note, around our part of Iowa we have
red light cameras and speed cameras which were
placed in various locations in our city. We were
told they were for safety and the infraction didn’t
get sent on to state to go against our license.
But after a friend sent a video about the dancing
traffic light I thought this might be a better
solution to the traffic problem.
Finally, we found a video about a camper from
Practical Motorhome. Based on a VW van, and not
available here yet, this van really is a home on
And that’s what we found interesting today. Have
a good one.
Comments are always welcome