A half-dozen off-duty Marines who raced through a burning motel on Sunday warning sleeping guests that it was on fire were hailed as lifesaving heroes. Everyone escaped the motel, despite no smoke alarms sounding, including one elderly man who required oxygen after he was carried to safety by one of the Marines. (AP story via Sacramento Bee) Thanks to Emily H. for the news tip!


  1. Well, especially with Veterans Day holiday yesterday, I want to thank you for your two enlistments. I hope you got a lot out of it, both positive and benefit.

    I’m so glad you were happy to read this!

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