Tag Archive | America

A Tribute to Memorial Day

“Our debt to the heroic men and valiant women in the service of our country can never be repaid. They have earned our undying gratitude; America will never forget their sacrifices.” – President Harry S. Truman (Remarks after D-Day, June 6, 1944) Tomorrow is one of the most important dates on the Calendar for citizens […]

10 Cannots by Abraham Lincoln

“You cannot bring about prosperity by discouraging thrift.” “You cannot help small men by tearing down big men.” “You cannot strengthen the weak by weakening the strong.” “You cannot lift the wage earner by pulling down the wage payer.” “You cannot help the poor man by destroying the rich.” “You cannot keep out of trouble […]

The Perfect Little League Baseball Coach

Poets are like baseball pitchers. They both have their moments. The intervals are the tough things. – Robert Frost So most of you know, I am a baseball fanatic. It was my very first passion, and the poetry, symmetry, and metaphors the game gives me cannot be equaled by another sport. I’m honest with you […]

Revealing 3 Classes of 20-Somethings in a 21st Century American Culture

“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson So I woke up this morning with a rush of excitement. This has become a somewhat normal occurrence recently…as the first rays of sunshine hit my face, I cannot wait to reflect […]

The Gift of Hope Brought by Spring

“Spring shows what God can do with a drab and dirty world.” – Virgil Kraft Ahhh, Spring.   It means so many things to so many people. The season of love. The season of new beginnings. The end of dormancy. Baseball. Pollen. Augusta. I love the Springtime, and it seems I come to love it […]

How Are Tax Dollars Educating America?

Nothing to say here, just check out this infographic…  

Instant America

“Perhaps there is only one cardinal sin: impatience. Because of impatience we were driven out of Paradise, because of impatience we cannot return.“ – W.H. Auden Continuing on this thread I’ve been on recently of analyzing the culture of America, it seemed I just had to post this infographic! As I discussed this morning in […]