Category Archives: Patriotism

A New Hope For America

The long national nightmare has come to an end.

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Remembering 911

After months of sifting through rubble, workers found part of the face of a murdered fireman. His fourteen year old son was quoted in the paper saying “Now I can bury my father.”

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Adams, Jefferson and the Fourth of July

When we think of the Fourth of July, our minds invoke the image of George Washington, sitting on his white horse, as he led the undermanned continental Army against the professional forces of the British Empire. However, our story starts in Philadelphia, in 1776, with John Adams.

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When Johnny Comes Home Again From The Great War

When Johnny Comes Home Again From The Great War

I sat on an ancient stool at the bar and ordered a dark ale. A gas pipe hung low over the bar. As I looked up at it I was mesmerized by the long row of chicken wishbones draped on it with strands of dust that were so long that it could have been Spanish moss if this was bayou country. My curiosity got the better of me as I pointed up to the sight and asked the bartender what this was.

“Don’t touch it.” She said firmly to me.

“No ma’am” I assured her, “but could you tell me what this is?”

“It belongs to the lads. Don’t touch it.” Again I assured her that I wouldn’t touch anything but tell me, please, the story of the lads.

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Remembering 911

11 They are advancing against me, now they are closing in, watching for the chance to hurl me to the ground,

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COWARDS!!!

COWARDS!!!

Red, White and Blue for Independence Day? HELL NO!

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