Rod Martin’s “The Week” – Memorial Day, May 30, 2016

Rod Martin’s “The Week” – Memorial Day, May 30, 2016

A Note From Rod   Dear Friends, I’m grateful for all of you who faithfully read RodMartin.org and who send so much positive feedback. It means a lot. Today is Memorial Day, and living in a country which last had to fight a war on its own soil more than a...
Feliz Cinco de Mayo!

Feliz Cinco de Mayo!

Few of America’s drunken partiers tonight, celebrating some confused combination of Mexican heritage, Corona and Dos Equis, will have the slightest idea of the reason for their celebration. But they are right to do so. Much like the heroes of the Alamo, the courageous Mexicans on the 5th of May gave their lives to delay the seemingly inevitable, and in the process, made it anything but.

They saved their country. They very likely saved ours too.