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Happy Memorial Day & God Bless All Those Who Serve Our Country

I don't know the young man in this video but let him represent all our fallen soldiers, our men and women now serving, and all those who have served. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MgFGUg44-b0] Please say a prayer or...

God Bless Mothers On This Mother’s Day

Arise, then, women of this day! ~ Julia Ward Howe I like the picture above because I actually knew a family where the mother locked her children out of the house in the morning and...

The Easter Rising

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ci-Tm0RVC_A] It was on Easter Monday, almost a hundred years ago, that seven men began the uprising that eventually lead to the freedom of the Irish people, a nation of people who had been...

Homo Erectus Used Controlled Fire

Man used controlled fire at least a million years ago according to a recent find by archaeologists. Some scientists think this went back to 1.5 million years and they are looking for further evidence. We...

The Lesson of Women’s Suffrage – Never Fail to Vote

The National Woman’s Party was the militant wing of the suffrage movement. They took part in public demonstrations for the right of women to vote in the United States. They picketed, held parades and...

Louis T. McFadden (1876-1936): An American Hero

This is an old article -- it talks of Ron Paul running for president in 2008. Well here he is again in 2012.  But that's not the story.  The story is about a Republican...

Abraham Lincoln – He Sacrificed Everything for His Country

America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves. ~ Abraham Lincoln Can any of us understand what it means to give...

George Washington – The Father of Our Country

Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder. ~ George Washington George Washington, February 22 , 1732, Westmoreland County, Virginia —died December 14, 1799, Mount Vernon, Virginia, U.S George Washington and our Founding Fathers sacrificed everything to...

President Tyler Has Two Living Grandsons & They Are Not Voting For Obama

Here lie the bones of my old horse, "General," Who served his master faithfully for twenty-one years, And never made a blunder. Would that his master could say the same! ~ President Tyler's gravestone epitaph Can you believe that...

Butch O’Hare – A Man to Remember

Bad parents can have great kids and great parents can have bad kids. That is one of the lessons I learned as an educator. Don't be too quick to blame parents or teachers or...
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