"Lt. Col. Mike Hoare turns 95 today!" Topic
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|Gearhead ||17 Mar 2014 12:15 p.m. PST|
Author, adventurer, and former mercenary leader Thomas Michael "Mad Mike" Hoare is still very much alive and turns 95 today. Tough old boot!
|Ed Mohrmann ||17 Mar 2014 12:50 p.m. PST|
Didn't realize he was still with us.
|Gearhead ||17 Mar 2014 1:11 p.m. PST|
He's been keeping a low profile. He recently narrated most of his books on Audible.com (shameless plug: I absolutely loved listening to "Three Years with Sylvia" link )
and published a new book (to absolutely zero fanfare; I only found out about it by accident) called "Last Days of the Cathars." link
|Oddball ||17 Mar 2014 1:29 p.m. PST|
Well, well, I also didn't think he was still with us.
Happy Birthday to a "colorful" character of the 20th Century.
|Shagnasty ||17 Mar 2014 5:53 p.m. PST|
I followed his exploits in the bad old Congo days with great interest.
|vtsaogames||18 Mar 2014 7:50 a.m. PST|
Perhaps he's having a quiet drink with Roland the Thompson gunner.
|Gearhead ||18 Mar 2014 6:55 p.m. PST|
I doubt it; they used FALs!