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Spirituality, Patriotism, and Memorial Day

I have always cared deeply about things and have always found myself attracted to others who do as well.  I have no patience for complacency or indifference.  1,236 more words

Authentic Spirituality

"What Makes Us Exceptional": Our Willingness To Confront Squarely Our Imperfections And To Learn From Our Mistakes

This week President Obama did something unprecedented…he took responsibility for a terrible mistake that took the lives of two good men.

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Foreign Policy

If you watched Obama do his attempted stand up comedy routine at the White House Correspondents dinner Saturday night you might agree that it was a… 591 more words


Who are the Patriots?

A theme that often rears it’s ugly head in video games is patriotism.

I notice allot of games, AAA tittles especially, take the notion of patriotism to great lengths. 634 more words


Mary Doyle Keefe, Who Modeled for Norman Rockwell's "Rosie the Riveter", Dies at 92

From The New York Post.

……When Norman Rockwell asked Mary Doyle Keefe to model for the painting that would be the cover of the Saturday Evening Post on May 29, 1943, and come to symbolize women’s participation in the war effort, Keefe was a 19-year-old phone operator who was paid $5 for each of two sittings, which took place in Arlington, Vt.

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The Pledge

I pledge no allegiance to any flag
which dips its toes in red blood
and writes on the ground, wherever it goes:
“We own you all, body and soul,

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A Matter of Respect: OUR Flag, OUR Veterans, OUR Country

I worry about the future of our country…

Fox News reports the following story…

GAINESVILLE, Fla. –  The University of Florida suspended one of its fraternities on Friday after allegations that its members hurled drunken insults and spat at a group of disabled military veterans at a Panama City Beach resort.

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