Entries Tagged as 'Awards'

Cheaponsale.com Reports Britain’s Chancellor Considers Tax On Bankers’ Bonuses

Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer Alistair Darling is considering introducing a tax on bankers’ bonuses, it was revealed Monday.

Thin Ribbons in the Army

Thin ribbons and army ribbons may be no more than a piece of felt or cloth to the unsuspecting eye, but a deeper look into the matter will reveal that these seemingly mundane objects can be more precious than gold.

Army Ribbons and Their Meanings

To an unsuspecting civilian, army ribbons and thin ribbons that are rewarded for special acts of bravery may only seem like pieces of medal attached to cloth. But if one were to dig a little deeper into what these awards represent, one would see that these seemingly mundane objects can be more precious than gold.

What Military Medals Represent

To some people, a piece of medal tied to a ribbon may not mean much more than exactly that. But to millions of Americans who are serving or have served our country in combat, military medals mean so much more.

Who Earns a Military Medal?

To people who have served recently, in the past or are serving our country now, military medals mean so much more than a piece of medal attached to a piece of ribbon. To people who are not in the army, it may seem mundane. But after a closer look, one may learn that there is deeper meaning to this ritual that what is learned at first glance.