…Power Through

In some ways, it’s hard to believe we’re already three-quarters of the way through the way through the 2018 Olympics. In others, it’s felt like an eternity. Over the last week and a half, there’s been a constant flurry of Olympic action. It can be hard to know where to look when everything seems to…

…Reflect

Happy Presidents’ Day! Originally established to celebrate one president (George Washington), it now honors the office and all who have held it (hence the plural possessive apostrophe). Punctuation and grammar aside, today offers the perfect opportunity to consider the wisdom of past presidents.

…State a Case

Tonight is President Trump’s first State of the Union address. I realize that may be hard for some to hear, but whether you like it or not, it’s reality. Will some of it make absolutely no sense? Possibly. Will some of it be outright lies? Almost certainly.

…Fly High

Happy Flag Day, fellow crusaders! Today marks the 240th anniversary of our flag’s official adoption. That would be June 14, 1777 for those keeping score. While the look of our flag has changed over the years with the addition of a few more stars here and there, the dream it stands for stays the same. And while it’s…

…Stand Tall

This great Nation will endure as it has endured, will revive and will prosper. So, first of all, let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is fear itself—nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance. ~President Franklin D. Roosevelt   In recent weeks,…

…Take A Look Back

Today’s the day we all knew was coming, President Obama’s last day in office. Some hoped it would never come, others marked off the days on their calendars. No matter how you feel, it’s here. The last few weeks have been filled with thoughts on legacy and thank you’s  to the Obama Administration. Obviously, not all those thoughts…