Tag Archives: American Flag

Town Rethinks Flag Ban

The town of Mineral Wells, Texas thought their cemetery was too cluttered with memorials so decided to ban them from the graveside. But after a public outcry from veterans and citizens the city has decided to revisit the ban. Is it ever inappropriate to display the American flag?   Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com… Read More »

Patriotism Alive in an Oklahoma School

February 24, 2012 Earlier in the week one of my grandsons asked me to pick him up for school about 15 minutes earlier than normal. Mrs. Cheri Robinson’s 5th grade class at Claremont Elementary School in Claremore, Oklahoma was putting on a program for their Sunrise Assembly, an event held every Friday morning. He needed… Read More »

So What Does Michelle Obama Really Think About Our Flag?

Here’s a video that’s making its way around the internet, and is causing quite a stir. It requires some lip-reading, so get ready.   So what do YOU think she said? There’s a lot of different opinions floating around the internet. Here are some of the suggestions of what other people think Michelle Obama said.… Read More »

AmericanFlags.com to Give Away Up to One Million Free Flags in Honor of 9/11 10th Anniversary

HOLBROOK, N.Y., Sept. 8, 2011 — AmericanFlags.com announced today that it plans to mark the 10th anniversary of 9/11 by giving away up to one million free American flags. The free flag promotion runs from Thursday, September 8th to Sunday, September 11th at midnight and is designed to fuel national pride. “The incredible patriotism displayed… Read More »

Salute the Flag: Paramount Pathway to Prosperity

   It is in the American flag and our unwavering respect to it that our hope and future lies. Time and honor can be represented in multifarious ways while significant signals act as bread crumbs to our quickly fleeting past. The American flag and our salute are both a  monumental mighty embodiment of America which accompany us… Read More »

What Does The Pledge of Allegiance REALLY Mean?

Without a doubt this is familiar to everyone of us, young and old alike: I pledge Allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible, with Liberty and Justice for all. I pledge of Allegiance to the flag of the United… Read More »

Boy Scouts of America: Timeless Values, Apathy or Political Correctness?

The Boy Scouts have a long standing program that has helped to produce many great leaders over its long history – the Eagle Scout. Neil Armstrong, Willie Banks, Rear Admiral Eugene B. Fluckey (WWII Submarine Commander, Medal of Honor recipient), President Gerald Ford (first Eagle to be President), Texas Governor Rick Perry, Sam Walton (Wal-Mart… Read More »

Oh Say Can You See

I remember several years ago while looking to buy a house the realtor kept bring up properties that had HOA’s (Home Owners Association). I told her don’t even worry about pulling the files on the properties. I knew then that it would just cause grief and trouble if someone tried to tell me what I… Read More »