Category Archives: History

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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Andrew Breitbart – in Memoriam

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

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Tweet of the day …

74 years ago today, Marines on Iwo Jima raised the flag atop Mount Suribachi. Semper Fidelis. — U.S. Marines (@USMC) February 23, 2019

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PragerU: What Made George Washington Great?

Happy Birthday, George! Our first (and maybe best) President. Actually, his official birthday is February 22 (1732), but since we celebrate “Presidents’ Day” today (government workers need that 3-day weekend, after all), I am wishing George a happy 287th birthday … Continue reading

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AOC’s Chief of Staff admires Indian leader who allied with the Nazis?

NOTE: Subhas Chandra Bose was the first (and only) Head of State and Government (Prime Minister) of the Provisional Government of Free India (Undivided India). He held that position from 21 October 1943 – 18 August 1945. Wikipedia: Subhas Chandra … Continue reading

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Today in history – January 28, 1986

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PragerU: Why Trump Won

Stephen Harper, former Canadian Prime Minister, has a slightly different approach to explain the election of President Trump, and other similar movements in Great Britain, Italy, and other European countries.

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