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Charles Vandegriff, Sr.
We cannot choose the family into which we are born. However, we do get to choose our friends.
Wouldn’t it be great if we the citizens would be informed without wasting time on the blame game?
The war on gangsters is painful, bloody and terrible, but as long as we the citizens of this wonderful nation want freedom, it will be our way of life to fight for those freedoms.
'We hold these truths to be self-evident …" Never has the idea of a nation exploded on the world with such force, even before the nation could be said to exist.
Once upon a time, people performed acts of kindness to make life better for those around them, out of love rather than for recognition, tax breaks or duty.
Why did the United States start a war in Afghanistan? The Bush administration wanted to eliminate the terrorist threat of al-Qaida's leader, Osama bin Laden, following the September 11 Twin Tower attacks
Our "legacy" is defined as a gift of personal property by will, but it is also the gifts of character, joy, laughter, love that we give to those that are in our lives.
When I think back to when I was a boy, I think of standing up to bullies in the school yard and that handsome new singer Frank Sinatra the girls were swooning over.
Since I was born, the U.S. has been engaged in 32 military conflicts to down right wars.
America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves. - Abraham Lincoln