Category Archives: History

Thought for Today (07/10/2020)

This age thing, along with the onset of forgetfulness, sucks.  Everyday, while doing other things, I have thoughts and think I want to share them later when I have completed whatever I am doing.  Then, when I sit down at … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (07/04/2020)

“Necessity is the mother of invention.” ~ Plato Indeed it is! 1776 – In order to be free from an unjust king, the settlers in the New World found it necessary to break away and declare independence. That is what … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (7/1/2020)

It is ironic that so close to Independence Day the Democrats are trying to attack our (in America at least) 2nd Amendment Right to bear arms. The claim is that by passing more laws, gun violence will decrease.  That is … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (5/23/2020)

Today is the 45th anniversary of the day I enlisted into the U. S. Military.  It was not a popular time to enlist, but I was 17, a high school graduate, and I needed a full time job. Mom was … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (12/25/2019)

I take you back to somewhere around the beginning of the 4th century A.D. in the city of Demre, Turkey.  At that time, the city was a Greek port city called Myra. In that city, there was a bishop who … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (12/3/2019)

When I was a child, an allowance was something I earned by doing chores. When I was 10, the allowance ended though the chores remained.  If I wanted spending money, I had to earn it working for others.  I earned … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (6/9/2019)

On a visit back to Normandy in the 1960’s, President Eisenhower said “we have to find a way for eternal peace for this world”. Peace will not come while tyranny exists, and tyranny will never end as long as humans exist. … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (4/10/2019)

“There are risks and costs to action. But they are far less than the long-range risks of comfortable inaction.” “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live … Continue reading

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The Thought for Today (3/6/2019)

In the big timeline of the universe, humanity has been on this planet for a mere millisecond and yet have messed up this place we call home almost to the point of no return.  We have slashed and burned the forests … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (11/12/2018)

This thought is for parents who have children at home.  I was thinking about how many cases of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder veterans are having and the difference between now and the young soldiers, sailors, marines, and airmen returning from … Continue reading

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