Quil Lawrence http://kplu.org en From War In The Desert To 'Murder Ball On Ice' http://kplu.org/post/war-desert-murder-ball-ice <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wULh4froE7k</p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 18:35:50 +0000 Quil Lawrence 14545 at http://kplu.org From War In The Desert To 'Murder Ball On Ice' For ailing vets in rural areas, telemedicine can be the cure http://kplu.org/post/ailing-vets-rural-areas-telemedicine-can-be-cure Howard Lincoln of White Mountain, Alaska, doesn't always hear it when people knock on his door. He's 82 and he still has a little shrapnel in his jaw from a mortar shell that nearly killed him in the Korean War 60 years ago.<p>"We heard it whistling, but I was the third one in line running toward the bunker," he recalls.<p>Wounds to his face, arm and hip laid him up in a Tokyo hospital for quite a while. Wed, 29 May 2013 16:32:32 +0000 Quil Lawrence 8916 at http://kplu.org For ailing vets in rural areas, telemedicine can be the cure Stories from a new generation of American soldiers http://kplu.org/post/stories-new-generation-american-soldiers Iraq War veteran Brian Castner opens his new memoir, <em>The Long Walk, </em>with a direct and disturbing warning:<p>"The first thing you should know about me is that I'm Crazy," he writes. "I haven't always been. Until that one day, the day I went Crazy, I was fine. Or I thought I was. Not anymore."<p>More than 10 years since a new generation of Americans went into combat, the soldiers themselves are starting to write the story of war. Tue, 11 Sep 2012 14:04:11 +0000 Quil Lawrence 6282 at http://kplu.org Stories from a new generation of American soldiers