Watson should step out of his flight boots - Letter to the Editor
Editor’s note: The following letter is being reprinted due to an incorrect headline when it was originally run on Oct. 10.
Last updated 10/17/2019 at 8:12am
Like Frank Watson, I’m also a Vietnam-era, retired Air Force officer, with similar life experiences, and yet my values are very different. For example, Frank’s dire warning against the evils of socialism (CFP, 8/1/19) is interesting coming from a guy who spent much of his working life living under a model socialist system.
One of my minor conundrums in getting through my first weeks as a civilian after retirement from the Air Force was deciding what to wear every day. The Air Force not only decided that for me, they also provided an allowance to pay for my uniforms. I received a housing...