November 21, 2014
“America’s oldest tradition, Thanksgiving is also a reaffirmation of our most deeply held values; a public recognition that, in the words of Thomas Jefferson, ‘God who gave us life gave us liberty.’ In gratitude for God’s gift of freedom and ‘for all the great and various favors which he hath been pleased to confer upon us.” George […]
November 11, 2014
“Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal. Now we are engaged in a great civil war, testing whether that nation, or any nation so conceived and so dedicated, can long endure. We […]
October 31, 2014
Actually Halloween is one of the oldest holidays still celebrated. As I said its origins can be traced back to the Celtics almost 2000 years ago. The Druids regarded November 1 as New Year’s Day. It was known as Samhain, (pronounced sow’-en), which literally meant the end of summer. It was a time for celebrating the year’s harvest and for honoring the dead. The Celts believed that all laws of time and space were suspended during this time, allowing spirits to roam the earth and intermingle with the living, so they built raging fires and made offerings to appease these restless spirits.
October 15, 2014
So as Isis/Isil approaches Bagdad the United States and the Iraqi government still stand firm behind not using US ground troops to combat this latest threat. Every military expert asked says and has said that this threat cannot be eliminated without US and allied boots on the ground. While strategic airstrikes do damage they cannot […]
October 6, 2014
Freedom is a tough thing to explain to those that are currently not living under its protection. It is a complicated form of existence with numerous variables. It is generally defined as, “the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without hindrance or restraint.” Most simply put it is the power […]
September 15, 2014
No matter how you flip what is presently going on in the Middle East it is abundantly clear the United States is at war with the fanatical Islamic group ISIS/ISIL. Having said that I think it’s time we realized that to eradicate this latest infestation air strikes will not be enough. It will take “boots […]
September 5, 2014
In the last few weeks the world has lost 3 irreplaceable stars in the world of entertainment. Robin Williams, who passed away on August 11th, Lauren Bacall who died on August 12th and Joan Rivers who passed yesterday September 4th. All three have left their mark on the world and all three will be greatly […]
August 25, 2014
A town in Vermont is in the middle of a free speech controversy all over the use of the word “bacon” by a restaurant and a muslim women that didn’t like it.
July 23, 2014
Long time TV and Movie star James Garner passed away at his home in Los Angeles Saturday from natural causes. Best remembered for his TV series “Maverick” and “The Rockford Files” James Garner’s acting career spanned both Television and Motion pictures. Garner had more than 80 movie and TV credits in his 50 year career. […]
July 18, 2014
Hamas is up to their old tricks with Israel. What we cannot understand is how Israel continues to get the blame for Hamas’ acts.