Tag Archives: The Declaration of Independence

A Flat Fourth of July

Despite our dear President’s tanks rolling down Pennsylvania Avenue like a bad action film, the 4th seems to be down several quarts; poignancy commemorating freedom on the lam. Makes me think of Teddy, our 26th President, when he sent the … Continue reading

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Let Freedom Ring

I’ve always considered myself a patriot knowing how lucky I am to live in the greatest country in the world. Even when it’s off kilter abusing itself by ignoring global warming, or by being witness to the greed wielded by … Continue reading

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Thomas Jefferson and Guests

Last night when I couldn’t sleep I found a news item that piqued my curiosity. Evidently 5 people were arrested at The Jefferson Memorial on Saturday for what was considered ‘expressive dancing.’ At first I thought they were just happy … Continue reading

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