Category Archives: Open Threads

Fifty Years Ago, an American Walked on the Moon

Imagine!

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Tale of Two Comedians

Do you remember Wanda Sykes, the alleged comedian, who during a performance in 2016 called then-President-elect Trump “racist, sexist” and “homophobic?” When audience members booed her “jokes” about the future President, she attacked them saying,

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Independence Day Celebration, 2019

Regarding Independence Day, Founding Father John Adams wrote to his wife, Abigail, on July 4, 1776:

It ought to be solemnized with pomp and parade, with shows, games, sports, guns, bells, bonfires and illuminations, from one end of the country to the other, from this time forward forever more.

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Happy Summer 2019

It’s officially summer, even if cooler weather in some parts of the country make it seem otherwise. Here’s wishing you all a safe and happy summer.

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Happy Father’s Day 2019

Today is set aside for honoring our fathers. May we all do so with gratitude in our hearts.

Thank your father today for the gift of life. 

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Charactercrime

Let’s put aside for a moment all the political angles surrounding the story of Scot Peterson, the former Broward County Sheriff’s deputy who was recently charged with 11 crimes because of his response, or lack thereof, to the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting. Continue reading

75th Anniversary of D-Day

Today marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day, when young Americans and their allies selflessly risked their lives to liberate the people of Europe from the clutches of Adolph Hitler.

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