Home for the holidays: Army sergeant ...

Home for the holidays: Army sergeant gets a taste of his future

There are 2 comments on the Stamford Advocate story from Dec 25, 2008, titled Home for the holidays: Army sergeant gets a taste of his future. In it, Stamford Advocate reports that:

One soldier isn't only home in his dreams this Christmas. After a 15-month tour of Iraq, Army Capt.

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Gordon Shumway

Wallingford, CT

#1 Dec 25, 2008
Uh, what happened to the proofreader at the Advocate? Perhaps a bit too much Egg Nog? Ther headline reads "....Army sergeant gets a taste of his future" and the guy is a Captain? Also I believe the AP Style Guide would have "sergeant" capitalized as Sergeant although it has been some time since I've picked one of them up...

I will bestow a few kudos on the Advocate staff however. This was a great story AND thank you for the "Merry Christmas" banner which is running on the online edition. If I was to hear or read the politicaly correct "Happy Holidays" one more time, well, I'm not sure. I guess next it will be not PC to wish anyone a Happy New Year on January 1st as it might offend someone in the population who might celebrate on a different day. Where does it end...

Middlefield, CT

#2 Dec 25, 2008
Captain Kostovic ,Godspeed and many thanks!! To the many new neighbors at his condo complex. It was extremely decent of you to throw a party in the Captain's honor. God bless you all for making this soldiers life a little better.

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