Tag Archive | politics

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 […]

How Are Tax Dollars Educating America?

Nothing to say here, just check out this infographic…  

Teens: 1982 vs. 2012

The following infographic shares some pivotal changes that occur over a single generation. Personally, I am closer to the 1982 generation, though I was born in early 1986. I know, I’m still a baby… Then vs. Now: How things have changed from 1982-2012 The typical teenager in the early 1980s was rocking a Walkman and […]

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 […]

Education in an Ignorant Nation

“Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.” – Oscar Wilde This quote just about sums up my view of education. I don’t want to mislead you, I think knowledge is priceless. There probably isn’t anything I value more […]