November 11, 1918 – Armistice Day

On November 11, 1918, World War I ended with an armistice. The armistice came at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month … 11am, November 11th, 1918. At that time it was “The Great War”, and the war to end all wars … no one would have believed at that time the atrocities that were waiting for our great nation and our world. …

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United States – Flag Day

On June 14, 1917, as the soldiers of the American Expeditionary Force (AEF) travel to join the Allies on the battlefields of World War I in France, United States President Woodrow Wilson addresses the nation’s public on the annual celebration of Flag Day. Just the year before, on May 30, 1916, Wilson had officially proclaimed June 14 “Flag Day” as a commemoration of the “Stars and Stripes,” …

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Losing Memorial Day

More than any other year, I feel that the purpose of Memorial Day is being hijacked by the need to party and the media’s need to rewrite history and tradition. The year 1868 was the first time that Decoration Day was widely observed in the United States … a day set aside to decorate the graves of Union and Confederate soldiers who died during the Civil War. …

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Where Will Conservatives Find Their Presidential Candidate?

Now that former Arkansas Governor, Mike Huckabee has announced he will not run for President in 2012, I am looking for my candidate. Very few have entered the race for 2012 as of today, and those who are running (or are “exploring” running), have not inspired me to support them, so whom should I consider? I decided to take a look outside the typical list being paraded …

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Bin Laden Photo Debate

President Obama today relieved my concerns and said he would not release the photos of Osama Bin Laden. The members of the media are practically frothing at the mouth about this decision; sadly they seem cheated out of the opportunity to shock, sicken, and terrorize us with these photos. No good would come from releasing the photos. Those who refuse to believe Bin Laden is dead, will …

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