FAIR? Who Ever Said Life is FAIR?

Late last week we learned that the survivors of the Fort Hood Terrorist attack in November 2009 will not be receiving Purple Hearts. The reason is because it isn’t FAIR to the Islamist Extremist who shot them and killed 14 people. A Purple Heart is given to a member of our military when they are injured when serving our country at the hands of enemy forces. The 32 people wounded at Fort Hood will all attest that they did receive injuries from an enemy force. That enemy force, who was promoted in May of 2009 to the rank of Major, had been plotting and planning something against America.  Continue reading

A Foundation Built by Americans

Almost 238 years ago King George sent his army to the new land to confiscate the Colonists’ guns.  Red Coats, dressed in their best, did as they were told and marched on the farmers, merchants, doctors and lawyers who lived in the colonies.  But the farmers and others were ready – they stood firm and refused to give up their weapons. They knew if they complied with the demands of the King, they would have no way to protect themselves and their families. They were smart!  They gathered in small villages, in town halls, in taverns, on farms and shared a common message – Stand Firm, Stand Together, Don’t Waiver.

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