|Andy Rooney was an American radio, television and newspaper|
journalist. He is best known for his famous commentaries
at the end of the CBS show 60 minutes
Born; January 14, 1919
Died; November 4,2011.
Andy Rooney is my mentor and all time favorite
journalist and columnist. Please listen and watch
the 2 minute YouTube video about Memorial day.
This blog originally ran May 25,2015. Because of popular demand we are publishing it again on this 2016 Memorial day. Please thank a veteran or someone who is currently serving in the armed forces! Aloha!
Andy Rooney on Memorial Day
Today is Monday May 30, 2016. I usually post my blog Kimo's world blog every Monday, however this Monday there will be no Kimo's world in it's usual format in memory and honor of all Americans who lost their lives to protect our freedoms...
My favorite journalist, columnist and my mentor Andy Rooney speaks from the grave on the true meaning of Memorial day.
Andy Rooney explains the true meaning of Memorial Day, honoring those who did not give their lives, but had them taken.
Andy is the epitome of American freedoms with his witty wisdom, knowledge and genius. This is why I chose Mr. Rooney to to represent Memorial day.
Please take 2 minutes to watch and listen to what Andy had to say about this day.
Kimo's world normal format
will return next Monday!
|All photos of Andy Rooney are taken from public domain files.|
For further reading about Andy Rooney; please check out my blog titled;"Channeling Andy Rooney."
Hana Hou, (Encore) Shared From Facebook...
|This photo is full of emotion and wins my vote|
as truly telling the story of Memorial day
without any words.