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A New Year’s Toast To The Old Breed

A New Year’s Toast To The Old Breed

  By Victor Davis Hanson | Defining Ideas The late World War II combat veteran and memoirist E. B. Sledge enshrined his generation of fellow Marines as “The Old Breed” in his gripping account of the hellish battle of Okinawa. Now, most of those who fought in World War II are either dead or in their nineties. Much […]

A Thanksgiving Toast To The Old Breed

A Thanksgiving Toast To The Old Breed

By Victor Davis Hanson, November 22, 2017 1:14 pm The late World War II combat veteran and memoirist E. B. Sledge enshrined his generation of fellow Marines as “The Old Breed” in his gripping account of the hellish battle of Okinawa. Now, most of those who fought in World War II are either dead or in their nineties. […]

Noted local speaker/author wants to reframe the ethic of Boomers: “Rezooming the Boomers”

Noted local speaker/author wants to reframe the ethic of Boomers: “Rezooming the Boomers”

By Daniel Gelman It’s the fundamental transformation of Ventura County’s own Jim Cathcart, world-renowned business motivational speaker, bestselling author, and Renaissance man with a Southern twang. When his rock band fires on all cylinders, 67 year old Cathcart morphs into the boyish Arkansas troubadour. His group ReZoom the Boom plays at venues like Bogie’s nightclub […]