Author Archives: Miri

All Lives Matter

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Black lives matter.

White lives matter.

Red lives matter.

Yellow lives matter.

Brown lives matter.

Tan lives matter.

Olive lives matter.

Pink lives matter.

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Miracles Do Sometimes Happen

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Hannukah begins today at sunset:

In 175 BCE, Antiochus IV Epiphanes gained control of Judea. He outlawed the Jewish religion, and in 167 BCE went so far as to desecrate the Holy Temple by having an altar to Zeus placed there and ordering pigs to be sacrificed …  A rebellion was led by the Jewish priest Mattityahu and his five sons, one of whom, Judah Maccabee, took over the rebellion after his father died. The family was called the Maccabees or the  Hasmoneans. In 165 BCE, the Jews managed to defeat their oppressors and to rededicate their sacred temple.

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Happy National Poinsettia Day!

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Today is National Poinsettia Day. Who knew?

Well, the folks at National Whatever Day did:

National Poinsettia Day is celebrated on December 12th of each year in recognition of Joel Roberts Poinsett who passed away December 12, 1851.

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Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, 2014

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Today is Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day:

National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, which is observed annually on December 7, is to remember and honor all those who died in the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.

On August 23, 1994, United States Congress … designated December 7 of each year as National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. … It is a tradition to fly the Flag of the United States at half-staff until sunset in honor of dead patriots.

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Speechless in the USA

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Let’s turn the floor over to our audience.

Open Thread!

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Happy and Blessed Thanksgiving, 2014.

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On Thanksgiving Day, we bow our heads in thanks to our Creator for the blessings He has bestowed upon us.

On this Thanksgiving Day, 2014, we may be hard pressed to feel blessed or very thankful.

We the People remain at war with terrorists who want to kill us and destroy our way of life, forcing us into submission to their hate-filled idealogy (which they incorrectly refer to as a religion).

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Obama Speaks Some Truth?

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Barack Hussein Obama II has announced his executive order action to illegally give “legal” status to millions of illegal aliens, against the wishes of the majority of U.S. citizens. In a speech extolling the wonders of himself for doing this illegal end run around the Congress and the Constitution, he may have skated rather close to a truth when he said:

You hear stories about young people who were brought here when they were two or three years old – are as American as any of us in attitude and love of country but don’t have the right papers and as a consequence they can’t apply for scholarships or they can’t travel because they are fearful that it might mean that they were deported …

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