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Happy Fourth of July!

Posted by: Phineas on July 4, 2014 at 1:09 pm » 1 Comment

**Posted by Phineas It’s Independence Day here in the US, in which we celebrate our break with the British Empire. We’re 238 years old and, despite what some sanctimonious Lefty scolds might think, I think we’ve done pretty darned good. We’re not without our problems or faults, some of them serious, but I continue to […]

 

Remembering President #RonaldReagan on the 10 year anniversary of his death

Posted by: ST on June 5, 2014 at 7:23 pm » Comments Off on Remembering President #RonaldReagan on the 10 year anniversary of his death

Hard to believe it’s been 10 years since our beloved former President Ronald Reagan passed on.   While he is gone, he and his legacy – and his love for America – are certainly not forgotten. Here’s probably my favorite speech he ever gave. So much of what he said in it applies to what’s […]

 

Best major league baseball opening day flyover photo ever?

Posted by: ST on March 31, 2014 at 6:37 pm » 3 Comments

Wowsers. Talk about incredible! This flyover photo from the Texas Rangers’ opener is phenomenal (via @Evan_P_Grant) pic.twitter.com/m5ekVFDBm2 — ESPN (@espn) March 31, 2014 Now, if that doesn’t give you the warm fuzzies and make you wanna stand up and salute ‘Merica, I don’t know what will. To find out how you can own your very […]

 

Though outraged, @AETV is happy to take “flyover folks'” money

Posted by: Phineas on December 20, 2013 at 2:42 pm » 7 Comments

**Posted by Phineas My blog-buddy ST has already eloquently written about the intolerant, anti-Christian, anti-Southern bigotry behind A&E’s craven capitulation to liberal fascist pressure groups over “Duck Dynasty” star Phil Robertson’s comments about sin and sinners, including homosexuality (1). Apparently, paraphrasing St. Paul’s first Epistle to the Corinthians is now enough to get one banned […]

 

Iconic firefighter photo almost excluded from 9/11 memorial exhibit

Posted by: Phineas on July 28, 2013 at 1:07 pm » 7 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Because, you see, it’s too “rah-rah American”: According to Elizabeth Greenspan, author of the up coming book Battle for Ground Zero (St. Martin’s Press), Michael Shulan, creative director of the 9/11 Memorial Museum, thought about cutting the famed photo from Ground Zero of three firefighters raising the American flag amidst the rubble of […]

 

On #IndependenceDay, remember the sacrifices of old, & continue to fight for life

Posted by: ST on July 4, 2013 at 11:46 am » 2 Comments

From the Declaration of Independence: “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.” Truer words were never spoken. This Independence Day, let’s pause to reflect and remember all […]