LISTEN: John Carlson Show, Nov11--7am hour

Al Willis, a Montford Point Marine, salutes during a ceremony on Veterans Day, Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, at the The All Wars Memorial to Colored Soldiers and Sailors in Philadelphia. (Matt Rourke/AP)

7am hour -- VIDEO link from last Saturday's Auburn Veteran's Day Parade, Seattle politician brags that SPD won't be getting more money next year (as shootings, murders go up), Seattle City Council defending their 20% SPD budget cut including CM Kshama Sawant who brags that "hundreds of people" support a 50% cut, meanwhile a new survey shows more Seattleites don't trust the city council--especially on homeless issues/public safety, all this polling suggests its time to defund Seattle city council.

Time to play America's favorite new game show, "What is Joe talking about??"

GUEST: author, Joseph Tachovsky, writes about WWII American war heroes in his new book “40 Thieves on Saipan: The Elite Marine Scout-Snipers in One of WWII’s Bloodiest Battles”, the book includes the story of a Centralia WA WWII veteran, the book emerged from a eulogy at his father's funeral.

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