While figures like Thomas Jefferson and George Washington may come more readily to mind when we think of America’s revolutionary period and founding, the foremost proponent of the cause of independence was truly John Adams. Nobody made more speeches with more vigor for the side of liberty. Because of this, he was put on a … Continue reading The Best John Adams Quotes | The Art of Manliness
The stupidity of the left never stops to amaze me... Really? A tribute to our military heroes and he gets an in-school suspension.... Come on! Where are the grownups? there has to be at least one in the school system that sees the stupidity of all this... I have no kids of my own, and … Continue reading Middle schooler suspended after principal sees his veterans memorial
The pressure of attending a university is tremendous, high school kids are force feed the lie that all must attend higher education, but this is a lie. We have created a world that devalues the trade skills and general labors. Sad really.. If you think about it.. We have been telling our kids only a … Continue reading Judge sets bond at $250,000 for Felicity Huffman in college bribery scandal | Daily Mail Online
Not to make light of this in any way, but where is the outcry? The calls for justice? The same rage we hear whenever a priest is accused... Simple question... Thing about it for a second... We send our kids to school for 8 hours a day, 5 days a week, not including sports or … Continue reading Where is the rage? – Alpena teacher accused of sexually assaulting boy 100 -plus times
Maybe it's time people become responsible with the money they have, and not depend on something that may not be there. Tax refunds are not guaranteed, the law could and dose change all the time. With the extra in the pay check every week, due to the tax cuts, people should have considered the fact … Continue reading Smaller tax refunds mean some won’t catch up on bills | Tompor
My life is not that interesting, to me anyway, others may disagree and some will agree. But to me, my life is just ordinary, nothing spectacular... So why waste others time with that... I figure, when the time is right, and the information is needed, I will state it, it will come out, sooner or later, so why bother with all that up front.
I was a grind. That was the word for it back in the day: the kid who sweated the details, who made flashcards. A striver, a grade-hog, a worker bee — that kid — and I can see him clearly now, almost 40 years later, bent over a textbook, squinting in the glow of a … Continue reading The Memory Secret | The Saturday Evening Post