After 40 years, veteran earns high sc...

After 40 years, veteran earns high school diploma

There are 11 comments on the Newsday story from Oct 2, 2008, titled After 40 years, veteran earns high school diploma. In it, Newsday reports that:

It may be 40 years late, but Kurt Wayne Johnson of Shirley finally got his high school diploma Thursday.

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Congratulations

Englishtown, NJ

#1 Oct 2, 2008
Congratulations Mr. Johnson. Thanks for serving our country and may you enjoy a long retirement.
john

Upton, NY

#2 Oct 3, 2008
All veterans of wars can apply to get thier high school diploma ,,,,this is not a new program ,,,,, and BISHOP had nothing to do with it my dad was a WW2 vet he got his like 10 yrs ago....
Ralph

Hollis, NY

#3 Oct 3, 2008
Congratulations and God Bless You!!!
cracker

Piscataway, NJ

#4 Oct 3, 2008
What happened during all the intervening years? You can be promoted to a supervisory position without a hs diploma?
NYStateOfMind

Ridgewood, NY

#5 Oct 3, 2008
A wonderful story...
NYStateOfMind

Ridgewood, NY

#6 Oct 3, 2008
cracker wrote:
What happened during all the intervening years? You can be promoted to a supervisory position without a hs diploma?
Why is there always 1 that responds this way???...
cracker

Piscataway, NJ

#7 Oct 3, 2008
NYStateOfMind wrote:
<quoted text>
Why is there always 1 that responds this way???...
Because the sheep need to look up. This was nothing but a photo op for that hack bishop, election day is coming.
NYStateOfMind

Ridgewood, NY

#8 Oct 3, 2008
cracker wrote:
<quoted text>Because the sheep need to look up. This was nothing but a photo op for that hack bishop, election day is coming.
And you know this for a fact?...
Billy Madison

New York, NY

#9 Oct 3, 2008
Rock On!
cracker

Braintree, MA

#10 Oct 3, 2008
NYStateOfMind wrote:
<quoted text>
And you know this for a fact?...
Which part, hack or election day?
NYStateOfMind

Ridgewood, NY

#11 Oct 4, 2008
cracker wrote:
<quoted text>Which part, hack or election day?
Neither. You "claim" of it being a "photo op"...

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