Tag: documentary film

What’s Next?

…Back when I was playing baseball, my idea of a long run was First to Home. My idea of a long run was having to chase a fly ball down in the left Centerfield gap. —Eric Byrnes For a professional athlete the prospect of retirement is quite a different experience than it is for the…

The Legacy of the U.S.S. Indianapolis

In 2012 I wrote a story about the U.S.S. Indianapolis delivering the components of the first atomic bomb to be used in warfare to the U.S. Army airbase in the Marshall Islands. The voyage from San Francisco to the islands was a success. The voyage home was a monumental disaster. Since my original post—inserted below—filmmaker, Sarah Vladic, has…