Thankful for the USA

  My daughter Grace and her husband Frank treated Sandra and me to Thanksgiving lunch at the Hilton Garden Inn yesterday. It was really pleasant dining and chatting with them, their sons Jonathan and Adam, and Frank’s sister Maria. Frank and Grace drove to Lakeland from Miami, and so did Adam, who picked up Jonathan […]
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What Do You Believe?

Sheriff Mike Jolley of Harris County, Georgia (photo at right) is in the news today because he paid out of his own pocket to erect a big sign advising newcomers to his domain: WARNING: Harris County is politically incorrect. We say Merry Christmas, God Bless America and In God We Trust. We salute our troops […]
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Here’s How the Land of the Free Became the Home of the Broke

No doubt about it: Uncle Sam is broke. As in busted, down-at-heel, impoverished. The U.S. economy is managing to stay afloat only because countries like China and Saudi Arabia choose to keep lending the American government mind-boggling amounts of money. America is surviving because the rest of the world thinks it’s a good idea to […]
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