Vietnam

Southeast Asia's Exotic Beauty, Opulence An Existential Excursion 4

Southeast Asia’s Exotic Beauty, Opulence An Existential Excursion

The 10 countries that make up the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is an amalgam of incredibly diverse cultures that provide rich opportunities and daunting challenges for global travelers. Where better to scope out both than at the 29th annual ASEAN Tourism Forum in Brunei. The forum brought together tourism ministers, travel industry buyers (363 from 56 countries), nearly 1000 sellers (750 exhibitors), and media (87 from 46 countries) ....
How Phil Robertson of Duck Dynasty Dodged Vietnam War Draft 6

How Phil Robertson of Duck Dynasty Dodged Vietnam War Draft

Phil Robertson was throwing bombs during the Vietnam war, just not on the battlefield. He was playing football at Louisiana Tech, protected from the draft by student deferments used by many of the privileged his age to dodge military service. During that era in the early 1960s through 1968, Phil’s prime draft years, the war was still widely supported in the United States, and the military was ramping up troop strength rapidly....