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Obama on Amnesty

Usually, when a President loses in a mid-term election, he becomes reflective. He tries to change course to come in line with the will of the American people, but that’s not what has happened with Barack Obama. 164 more words

TBT - Teacher Version

It’s been over ten years since I taught full time in a classroom, but there are some memories of interesting kids that have stuck with me all this time. 506 more words

Family Life

Bedford County, Pennsylvania's Indian War in November of 1777

While we prepare for Thanksgiving, now only a week away, we should remember that on November 27, 1777, our country was on the brink of annihilation, threatened by both the British troops and the native attacks on the frontier. 45 more words

American History

Photo 101 - Moment

When I was a girl,  television signed off after the late news aired. And the last thing that played was the National Anthem. You know, the Star Spangled Banner. 103 more words

The Commons

Similarities in the Dichotomy - Steinbeck vs. Rand

“So the angel thrust his sickle into the earth and gathered the vine of the earth, and threw it into the great winepress of the wrath of God. 906 more words

Archives

Entertainment in the Georgian Era - Part 2

In Part 1 of this post we looked at how the people of the Georgian era entertained themselves indoors using cards, dice, and with board games. 1,593 more words

American Revolution