As we approach Independence Day 2013, this might be a good time to take stock on the American experience: where we are, where we came from, what we are supposed to be and what we have become, collectively, as a country. It wouldn’t be a stretch to say that the United States of America has […]
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This week we celebrate 237 years of existence. We celebrate a great experiment. Our founding fathers signed their death warrant on July 4th, 1776. Would you have done the same? When MOST Americans think of “The Founding Fathers” they think of about 8 or 9 courageous guys, usually Jefferson, Adams, Franklin, Hancock, and maybe a […]
Last Wednesday, patriotic Americans all over the country celebrated our 236th birthday, however, some on the left couldn’t help themselves, but to expose their ignorance about our nation’s founding. Chris Rock is at the epicenter of this debacle. He crudely tweeted “Happy white peoples independence day the slaves weren’t free but I’m sure they enjoyed fireworks.” Well, […]
Old Glory is being blown by a gentle breeze, the smell of brisket, burgers and sausage waft through the air. It’s fourth of July and it’s a big deal in the Mitchell family. It isn’t all about the stars and stripes banners hanging on the patio. It isn’t even the food. It’s sharing the greatest […]