Archive for September 3rd, 2020

Who Won, and Who Lost, World War II?

Who Won, and Who Lost, World War II?

on September 3, 2020, 6:46 AM / in History, Opinion

Given the cause for which their country went to war, British actions during the war seem inexplicable. Sunday, the 80th anniversary of the Nazi invasion of Poland, Vice President Mike Pence spoke in Warsaw’s Pilsudski Square of “five decades of untold suffering and death that followed” the invasion. Five decades! What Pence was saying was that, for Poland, World War […]

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Happy Labor Day

on September 3, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Opinion, Religion

“To Adam he said, “Because you listened to your wife and ate fruit from the tree about which I commanded you, ‘You must not eat from it,’ “Cursed is the ground because of you; through painful toil you will eat food from it all the days of your life. It will produce thorns and thistles for you, and you will […]

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THE DEMISE OF OUR REPUBLIC

THE DEMISE OF OUR REPUBLIC

on September 3, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

Please, in a time of peace, read and absorb the history behind the demolition of our once preeminent and beautiful land.  You must read and think and reread to obtain the depth and significance of this beautiful piece.  If your intentions are to scan—forget it. One part is a concentrated history of really what happened to our republic and the […]

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Words Of Light

Words Of Light

on September 3, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

I am the light of the world. – John 8:12  Jesus, an itinerant rabbi from the town of Nazareth, asserted that He was the light of the world. That was an incredible claim from a man in first-century Galilee, an obscure region in the Roman Empire. It could not boast of any impressive culture and had no famous philosophers, noted […]

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The Colt/Walker Revolver, Shooting a Piece of History

The Colt/Walker Revolver, Shooting a Piece of History

on September 3, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

Last week, at a commercial gun store in Cody, WY, called “The Cody Firearms Experience,” I had the opportunity to shoot a Colt/Walker Revolver (reproduction) for the first time in my life.   The Cody Firearms Experience has a number of like historical guns, many black-powder, that customers can handle and shoot. I had never shot a black-powder revolver, so […]

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This Day in History September 3rd

This Day in History September 3rd

on September 3, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

September 3 is the 246th day of the year (247th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 119 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Marinus Pope Gregory I Remaclus Prudence Crandall (Episcopal Church (USA)) September 3 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) China’s victory over Japan commemoration related observances: Armed Forces Day (Republic of China) V-J Day (People’s Republic of […]

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