Memorial Day

Staff Sergeant N. Kirk “Capt. Kirk” Stuart United States Army, 1st Cavalry/Ranger Vietnam Veteran, 1968-71 He earned a Bronze Star in 1969 for Combat Gallantry. A Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster in 1971. He returned home in late `71 where he was promptly spat upon and called a “baby killer” by his fellow Americans. … Continue reading Memorial Day

The Way The Music Died

“The people who run record companies now wouldn`t know a song if it flew up their nose and died. They haven`t a clue, and they don`t care. You tell them that, and they go, “Yeah? So, your point is?” They don`t care. They`re actually sort of proud that they don`t care.

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Dear Matthew

Excerpt from a letter I received: “…but I was wondering, what exactly is a christian? How would you define what or who a christian would be? What are some basic criteria that I can understand, without waxing all philosophical or using typical christain jargon…” Continue reading Dear Matthew

An Ovation For Bill Cosby

On the fiftieth anniversary of the Supreme Court’s decision on Brown vs. Board of Education, which began the end of racial segregation being defended as “separate but equal,” an anniversary party was thrown at Washington’s historic Constitution Hall. The biggest name on the program was TV star Bill Cosby, and he packed the biggest – and most unexpected – wallop.

Cosby did not come boasting of progress, basking in satisfaction, or marking a half-century of racial uplift.

Instead, he slapped the audience with the rhetorical equivalent of a cold fish. In Cosby’s big picture, too many black Americans today aren’t raising their children correctly.

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Moore Whine!

CNN reported this weekend: Moore`s `Fahrenheit 9/11` wins Cannes award. “Fahrenheit 9/11” was the first documentary to win Cannes` prestigious Palme d`Or since Jacques Cousteau`s “The Silent World” in 1956. Michael Moore`s far left politics are bad enough, but the fact that his political films continue to win major awards as documentaries is absurd. The … Continue reading Moore Whine!