Category Archives: History

Re The Destruction of Confederate Memorials in New Orleans

“Every record has been destroyed or falsified, every book rewritten, “every picture has been repainted, every statue and street building has been renamed, “every date has been altered. And the process is continuing day by day and minute by minute. … Continue reading

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Paul Revere’s Famous Ride, April 18, 1775

On this day in 1775, Paul Revere makes his famous ride. I am so sorry to tell you that he did not really yell “the British are coming!” as he rode. 😉 But he did accomplish his important goal: He … Continue reading

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Andrew Breitbart – in Memoriam

Wow, I really miss Andrew Breitbart. It seems impossible that it has been five years! If Andrew were alive today, this morning, what would he say?

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Just Two More Words …

As is his custom, President Trump took to Twitter this morning. What do you suppose he said? What more could he add to his address to the joint session of Congress? His speech last night can only be described as … Continue reading

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Pączki Day (Detroit Style) aka Fat Tuesday

It’s Pączki Day, and in Detroit that means you should be sure to wear your stretchy pants or, as my old friend Denise used to say, your expando clothes! Pączki, or Polish doughnuts, are eaten on Fat Thursday in Poland … Continue reading

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What is Love?

On this feast of St. Valentine, my thoughts are not quiet. It seems as if the evil that is manifest in the happenings of these days is pressing against the screen that guards my spirit. So. I will think about … Continue reading

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Joint Statement by President Trump and Prime Minister Shinzō Abe

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