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SLOC Musical Theater Announces Auditions for "1776"

The seminal event in American history blazes to vivid life in this most unconventional of Broadway hits. 1776 puts a human face on the pages of history as we see the men behind the national icons: proud, frightened, uncertain, irritable, charming, often petty and ultimately noble figures, determined to do the right thing for a fledgling nation. 1,015 more words

Musicals

Liberty Lesson

“Society in every state is a blessing, but government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state an intolerable one; for when we suffer or are exposed to the same miseries by a government, which we might expect in a country without government, our calamity is heightened by reflecting that we furnish the means by which we suffer.”
–Thomas Paine, Common Sense, 1776

REVIEW: The Patriot Bride by Kimberley Woodhouse

Connected through George Washington, Faith Jackson and Matthew Weber work for the Patriot cause in the Colonies. Faith was a ward of George’s from about age 10 while Matthew has been his lifelong friend. 105 more words

Book Reviews

Wednesday Watching Post: What Are You Reading and Watching and Thinking This Week?

Happy Wednesday!  Such an odd shortened week, I almost forgot about this post because I kept thinking it was Tuesday. 252 more words

Preparing For The New World Order

Although the greater part of mankind does not realize what is really going in this world these days, yet the world will be surprised

The throne for the anti-christ was erected during WWI. 425 more words

Politically Incorrect

If/Then: Musical Edition

No, I’m not talking about the actual musical called “If/Then.” This is a segment of my own invention of the same name. The basic format is “If you like then check out .” Category is: musical soundtracks. 390 more words

Declaration of Independence (1976)

This Thermo-Serv mug most likely started the collection, though at the time I didn’t set out to gather and keep coffee cups. I could be completely off on this, but here’s what I remember: My grandfather sent one of these to me and one to my cousin during the year of the nation’s bicentennial. 153 more words

Mug Parade