Category Archives: Patriotism

Quote of the day …

(Courtesy of Powerline) President Calvin Coolidge celebrated the 150th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1926, with a speech providing a magisterial review of the history and thought underlying the Declaration. His speech on the occasion deserves … Continue reading

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Song of the day – “America!”

The way it used to be. I hope it still is.

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This Day in History: The three-day Battle of Gettysburg

Tara Ross Blog: On this day in 1863, the Battle of Gettysburg begins. Our nation should have been celebrating its 87th birthday that week. Instead, we were engaged in a brutal, 3-day battle that would end with as many as … Continue reading

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Song of the day …

A new version of “God Bless The USA”, featuring Lee Greenwood, Home Free, and the United States Air Force Band.

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President Trump Honors Veterans, POW’s and MIA’s in a Rolling to Remember Ceremony

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Quote of the day – pandemic edition

What has been commonly called rebellion has more often been nothing but a manly and glorious struggle in opposition to the lawless power of rebellious kings and princes. If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better … Continue reading

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Video of the day – WWII Edition

In honor of VE day (yesterday.) Did you know that Vera Lynn is still alive? She was born in 1917; her birthday was in March. Daily Mail:

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President Trump and First Lady Melania honor the 75th anniversary of the end of WWII in Europe

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Today in history: Paul Revere’s ride

First of all, the historical truth. Tara Ross 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 … Continue reading

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Once again, America comes through

The United States is often the target of “slings and arrows” – not only by those in other countries, but some of our own citizens, some going so far as to rewrite our history to fit their world views. Yet … Continue reading

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