Can a fractured GOP be made whole by McCain's running mate?

There is much discussion and bickering about who John McCain should choose as his running mate. One faction says they will vote for McCain but not if he selects Mitt Romney. Another faction says they will vote for McCain only if he selects Mike Huckabee. Another faction says they will only vote for Mike Huckabee for President and will write him in. All these factions (or should …

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Why Thanksgiving?

This historic proclamation was issued by George Washington during his first year as President. It sets aside Thursday, November 26 as “A Day of Public Thanksgiving and Prayer.” Signed by Washington on October 3, 1789 and entitled “General Thanksgiving,” the decree appointed the day “to be observed by acknowledging with grateful hearts the many and signal favors of Almighty God.” While there were Thanksgiving observances in America …

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