#ThankAVeteran- Veteran’s Day 2017

Happy Veteran’s Day This year I want to commemorate Veteran’s Day by posting former President Ronald Reagan’s veteran’s day speech. It is truly moving and poetic. Well, thank you, Jack Wheeler, thank you very much. I shall treasure that gift. And to all of you, thanks, and good morning. Before I begin, let me take a…

Happy Independence Day 2017

Independence Day. July 4th. The Fourth of July. It is a day to celebrate when the Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence. Ironically, it was actually signed on July 2nd, but the news did not go out to the original thirteen colonies until the fourth. The opening line is one of great inspiration. When…

Our Elections Need A New Plan B

Every four years, the citizens of the United States of America prepare for the November elections. They vote by ballot box and choose who will become the next President. The Founding Fathers set up a system of voting that became known as the electoral college. Each state is given a certain amount of points (if you…

We Will Never Forget: Patriot Day 2016

Patriot Day is day to remember September 11th, 2001, when terrorists targeted us for no other reason than we are the United States of America. It was a sad, cowardly act that saw the death of hundreds of Americans. Then on September 11th, 2012, terrorists of the same ideology attacked the American consulate in Benghazi,…

Gun Control: President Obama’s Legacy

President Barack Hussein Obama has, since the beginning of his presidency, has been very vocal about his desire for more gun control. He tried to tag it with a different title, “common sense” laws to curb gun violence. Curbing gun violence is code for gun control. After every mass shooting, the White House does not…