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Beauty In This World: July 4, 2017

With the Top O’ Texas Tower to the left, fireworks fill the sky over Fair Park, Dallas, TX July 4, 2017.

General

Photo Postcards: July Fourth Fireworks in Detroit

For almost 30 minutes, shells of red, white and blue thundered and burst over the Detroit River between Detroit, Mich., and Windsor, Ontario. More than one million spectators stood in awe while gazing into the late June sky at one of the world’s best fireworks shows. 185 more words

You Decide p1. - The Mystery of the Pastor's Speech

Image credit: Gage Skidmore (Flickr)

Disclaimers: Trump has issues.

My view: I think Mr Aigner makes a valid criticism of CCLI earlier in the article, but something else he said was shifting the truth. 854 more words

Truth

In Which Questionable Choices Are Made

When we last spoke, I was busy being coy about a foolish idea I’d had. At present, I’ve almost nearly recovered from it. In fact, I’ve gone through days of immobility and pain only to come out the other side a bit fitter, a bit saner, and with only the tiniest inkling of lingering ankle pain. 1,393 more words

New York

Fun on the Fourth of July

Yes, there were fireworks in Mexico on the Fourth of July. Not for U.S. Independence Day, of course, but in the little Oaxaca Valley town of Teotitlán del Valle, where they were celebrating the town fiesta that always falls during the first week of July. 980 more words

Living Abroad

‘An old commie trick’: Conservatives getting ‘triggered’ by the Declaration of Independence is nothing new

There is a big problem with the political discourse of the country when someone publishes the founding documents of this country (on the anniversary of said document) and people get outraged at the action. 103 more words

Politics