America, we cannot let this be our epitaph. We cannot let this carnival barker define us. Even now, as I write these words, Trump is holding another rally – this one in Wisconsin – to whip his base into a frenzy. … Read More America, We Cannot Let This Be Our Epitaph
We’ve seen a lot of criticism of Kanye West and a lot of criticism of those criticizing Kanye West. My criticism falls primarily on the people around President Trump. This was incompetence at its worst. A complete lack of vetting on the part of the White House. The looks on the faces of everyone in the room, from Donald Trump to Ivanka, Jared, Kelly etc said it all. This was an absolute disaster.… Read More A Little Exploitation Never Hurt, Right?
On this day in 2002, former President Jimmy Carter wins the Nobel Peace Prize “for his decades of untiring effort to find peaceful solutions to international conflicts, to advance democracy and human rights, and to promote economic and social development.” The peanut farmer and former governor of Georgia served one term as U.S. president between… Read More On This Day (October 11th)
A heaping helping of little known facts about many of our Presidents. Enjoy! Thomas Jefferson and John Adams visited William Shakespeare’s home in 1786. They both wanted a souvenir so they chiseled off pieces from William Shakespeare’s chair. President James Madison was the 1st graduate student at Princeton University. President John Quincy Adams… Read More Random Presidential Facts: A Smorgasbord
…Or Perish Together As Fools By Ryan Eatmon “The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands in times of challenge and controversy.” On April 4th, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. left his room at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis TN to… Read More We Must Live Together As Brothers…