In the bloody battle of the Pacific, one class of fighting ship took on the full ferocity of the Japanese and won. After destruction of the Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor, the US designed and built an awesome fleet of Fletcher-class destroyers–over 370 feet long, armed with 5-inch guns, and a speed of 36 knots.
Archive for December, 2007
Until just recently, we thought we were the center. We thought everything revolved around us. But now we know we orbit a sun that we call our Sun. And then in turn the Sun revolves around a super-massive black hole in the center of our galaxy. And then again our galaxy is not stable anywhere. It is not the center. We are flying around the universe at speeds beyond human endurance. We now take a closer look at the gigantic cluster of stars and debris and other phenomena we call the Milky Way.
Aunt Dolly And Mamaw drag an unwilling Miley into their long time feud. Oliver and Rico have auditions for the best “Rico” to star in a commercial for the shack.