Tag: Independence Day

Living, Political Psychology

Declare Independence from Social Media. Do This Instead

The American Revolution started in a tavern. Actually, it started in many taverns. But taverns they were. J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis hatched their greatest novels in The Eagle and Child tavern in Oxford. If you want to be as great as the founding fathers or as prolific as Tolkien and Lewis, get off social …

News, Trump

Greatest 4th of July! WrestlemaniaCNNTakeDown! (Video)

President Trump makes everything better. Everything. And this video, which he just tweeted, made this 4th of the July the best since 1776. (Click twice to get play this video) #FraudNewsCNN #FNN pic.twitter.com/WYUnHjjUjg — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 2, 2017 The left and CNN will, of course, be outraged. They don’t have a sense …

Limited Government, Living

The Best We Can Do: Freedom and Independence For America

Tim Gerrity: We may not always get what we want. We may not always get what we need. Just so’s we don’t get what we deserve! –True Colors, 1991 Do you ever get the feeling we’re getting exactly what we deserve? As the Crisis deepens, 13ers will feel little stake in the old order, little …

Limited Government

Thank You, Harvard

A Harvard study recently concluded that attending American Independence Day celebrations could turn kids into Republicans. The reason 4th of July creates Republicans has nothing to do with patriotism and everything to do with education.  Here’s why: On July 4th, we celebrate the Declaration of Independence, not the founding of the United States.  (That would …

Limited Government

Meditate on This, Why Don’t You?

I was 18 and a college freshman. It was a Tuesday night in October. My 1970 Chevy Impala felt wide open in the fifty-degree air and the smell of freshly fallen leaves. I drove through Forest Park feeling the rhythm of the yellow street lights as I moved between light and dark. "Memory" from Cats …

American Tea Party

Tax Day Tea Party and other news

**UPDATE:  NOTHING TENTATIVE ABOUT IT** Repeal the Pork and Cut Taxes The next Tea Party event is April 15:  Tax Day.  Learn more at Tax Day Tea Party.  Register for the St. Louis event on FaceBook today.  Tell your friends.  Possible locations include the Old Courthouse in St. Louis, the Federal Reserve Building, and several …