Category Archives: History

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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This Day in History, February 7, 1964

A bit of fun, and a trip down memory lane. History.com Beatles arrive in New York On February 7, 1964, Pan Am Yankee Clipper flight 101 from London Heathrow lands at New York’s Kennedy Airport–and “Beatlemania” arrives. It was the … Continue reading

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LIVE At 6:00 pm: 9th Circuit Court Of Appeals Oral Arguments Re President Trump’s Temporary Visa Suspension

A three-judge panel of the federal appeals court for the Ninth Circuit will hear oral argument today in State of Washington v. Trump, the Justice Department’s appeal of a temporary restraining order against President Trump’s temporary visa suspension.  The temporary … Continue reading

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