Shifra on July 4, 2019
Founding Father John Adams, who served as our second POTUS, foresaw the yearly marking of Independence Day as one of celebration, with “guns, bells, bonfires”… and I am sure he would have approved of today’s Washington DC July 4th parade, with two Bradley armored vehicles, two Abrams tanks, a procession of aircraft, including Air Force One and the Blue Angels, roaring through the skies. 🙂 (Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 3 July 1776, “Had a Declaration…” [electronic edition]. Adams Family Papers: An Electronic Archive. Massachusetts Historical Society. http://www.masshist.org/digitaladams/ ) And we will not let the Leftists who hate America rain on our parade. This week, the NYT published this absurd nonsense: “The myth of America as the greatest...
Shifra on May 30, 2018
The power of a great teacher to influence lives… Brava Mrs. Judith Toensing! Via @CNN. This 6th-grade teacher once wrote "invite me to your Harvard graduation!" on a student's report card. More than 20 years later, the student did just that. https://t.co/PQow1tsuol pic.twitter.com/7xHN8BU1BK — CNN (@CNN) May 29, 2018
Shifra on March 6, 2018
After suffering through eight years of the Obama regime, with the wretched Samantha Power as our ambassador to the U.N., what a joy to have Nikki Haley at the helm. Amb. Haley spoke yesterday at AIPAC ( American Israel Public Affairs Committee) and she was treated like a rockstar. The Obama administration enables anti-Semitism at the United Nations Ignoring Aleppo, Obama, Ambassador Power target Israel Anti-Israel statement from 2002 may haunt Power’s UN envoy bid
Tammy on February 7, 2018
President Trump’s idea exposes liberals for the hypocrites they are. A parade celebrating our troops and their work is apparently the only parade liberals don’t like. Weird. Via Politico. The White House confirmed on Tuesday that President Donald Trump has asked the Pentagon to explore organizing a major military parade — a desire he first expressed after the martial welcome he received on a visit to France last year. “President Trump is incredibly supportive of America’s great service members who risk their lives every day to keep our country safe,” White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a statement. “He has asked the Department of Defense to explore a celebration at which all Americans can show their appreciation.”...