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  • Praying the ‘God Bless America’ Song

    07/03/2016 7:47:14 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 4 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 07/03/16 | Judi McLeod
    God Bless America and protect all souls from the breath-taking evil of the Obama-Clinton cabal. There’s something special you can do on this Independence Day, the last one before the cabal backing Barack Obama’s third term through Hillary Clinton gets to change July 4th to ‘Global Citizen Independence Day’. It starts by opening your windows and letting all negativity go flying out into the summer breeze making it truly gone with the wind. Mark July 4, 2016 as the one when the heart-rending song, ‘God Bless America’ was turned into a fervent, year-round prayer.
  • Major League Baseball must permanently retire ‘God Bless America,’ a song that offends everyone

    07/01/2016 10:10:07 AM PDT · by SMGFan · 88 replies
    NYDaily News ^ | June 30, 2016 | Gersh Kuntzman
    It’s time for God to stop blessing America during the seventh-inning stretch. Welcome to the July 4 holiday weekend — when once again, baseball fans will be assaulted by the saccharine-sweet non-anthem “God Bless America” at stadia all over this great land. But no matter which home team you root, root, root for, “God Bless America” should be sent permanently to the bench.
  • Ashamed to be an American? Towns crack down on American pride

    07/01/2016 8:15:06 AM PDT · by AngelesCrestHighway · 65 replies
    Fox News ^ | 07/01/16 | Todd Starnes
    The Star-Spangled Banner survived the rocket’s red glare and bombs bursting in air – only to face a modern-day threat – silly town ordinances and petty bureaucrats. I’m not sure if it’s an epidemic of anti-American nincompoopery sweeping across the fruited plain or if it’s a general lack of common sense. Maybe it’s both. I’ll let you be the judge of that.
  • Cafe told to remove 'God Bless America' banner

    07/01/2016 9:30:20 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 69 replies
    Fox News.com ^ | June 30, 2016 | Todd Starnes
    Whenever folks in Penfield, New York get a hankering for pancakes for lunch – they head over to the 5 Mile Café. The family-owned restaurant is known in those parts for serving breakfast any time of the day (order their homemade corned beef hash). They are also known for their patriotism. “We are very patriotic here at the café – all year round –not just this time of year,” owner Jennifer Aquino told me. “We have American flags and patriotic things around the café.” So Jennifer decided to ask the town for a permit so she could post a “God...
  • LIVE THREAD:Trump rally in Madison, AL at Madison City Schools Stadium @ 4:00(CST).

    02/28/2016 10:31:46 AM PST · by nikos1121 · 1,163 replies
    Sunday, February 28, 2016: GOP Presidential candidate Donald Trump will hold a campaign rally in Madison, AL at Madison City Schools Stadium. The event is scheduled to begin at 4:00 PM CST. Madison. AL is a city located primarily in Madison County in the northern part of the State of Alabama. Madison extends west into neighboring Limestone County. The city is included in the Huntsville Metropolitan Area and is also included in the merged Huntsville-Decatur Combined Statistical Area. As of the 2010 census, the population of the city was 42,938. Madison is bordered by Huntsville on most sides.
  • Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions Endorses Trump: "It Is Time To Make America Great Again"

    02/28/2016 2:56:17 PM PST · by Brookhaven · 72 replies
    Real Clear Politics ^ | today | staff
    Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Alabama) endorsed Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Huntsville Sunday evening. Sessions ensured a "Gang of Eight" type of immigration reform bill will not will pass under Donald Trump "There is an opportunity this year, Tuesday, and we have the opportunity -- we have an opportunity Tuesday. It may be the last opportunity we have for the people's voice to be heard. You have asked for 30 years, and politicians have promised for 30 years to fix illegal immigration," Sessions said. "It is in my best judgment that in this time in history it is time...
  • Incredible Moment-After Protest Disruption Donald Trump Calls Two Brave Audience Members To Stage

    02/16/2016 3:20:00 PM PST · by smoothsailing · 41 replies
    The Conservative Treehouse ^ | 2-16-2016 | sundance
    February 16, 2016 Incredible Moment-After Protest Disruption Donald Trump Calls Two Brave Audience Members To Stage by sundance Must Watch Video: At a Trump campaign rally in North Augusta, SC, Donald Trump was interrupted by a protester who was screaming profanities and raising his middle finger to the crowd. Two men apparently took action against the protester- and Mr. Trump called them up to the stage to say a few words...and then this happened Click pic for VIDEO
  • The 'White Privilege' Lie-And why it does great harm to blacks.

    02/16/2016 5:00:19 AM PST · by SJackson · 22 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | February 16, 2016 | Dennis Prager
    A pillar of contemporary leftism is the notion of "white privilege." Given that a generation of high school and college students are being taught that a great number of "unearned privileges" accrue to white Americans -- the charge of white privilege demands rational inquiry. The assertion turns out to be largely meaningless. And more significantly, it does great harm to blacks. First, no reasonable person can argue that white privilege applies to the great majority of whites, let alone to all whites. There are simply too many variables other than race that determine individual success in America. And if it...
  • Silencing the Lambs

    01/26/2016 6:54:20 PM PST · by Kaslin · 5 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | January 26, 2016 | Robert Knight
    "War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength." In George Orwell's dystopic novel 1984, the totalitarian Big Brother regime issues perverse edicts reflecting the opposite of what is said. Likewise, in the American Civil Liberties Union's dystopic world, "silence is freedom of speech." The latest example unfolded recently in the Pittsburgh suburb of Monroeville, Pennsylvania, where the ACLU bullied the city council, which had been considering allowing faith leaders to give rotating prayers before the meetings. The Council had long been opening with recitations of the Lord's Prayer, and after a complaint from a single, disappointed petitioner morphed into...
  • School stops saying 'God Bless America' after ACLU threat

    01/06/2016 5:36:19 AM PST · by Kaslin · 26 replies
    Fox News.com ^ | January 6, 2016 | Todd Starnes
    For more than a decade boys and girls at Glenview Elementary School would start the day by gathering on the playground to recite the Pledge of Allegiance. The children of Haddon Heights, New Jersey would conclude their patriotic service by saying "God bless America." It was a tradition birthed by two kindergarten teachers in the aftermath of the Muslim terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 - a way to honor those who lost their lives on that terrible day. But that tradition ended Monday - thanks to the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey. The school's principal sent a...
  • School board: On second thought, ‘God Bless America’ is constitutional

    02/19/2015 6:35:31 AM PST · by Kyle Olson · 13 replies
    EAGnews.org ^ | 2/19/15 | Victor Skinner
    YULEE, Fla. – It took less than a week of public outrage to convince the Nassau County School District to allow the phrase “God Bless America” in schools after officials caved to legal threats over its use in morning announcements. Last week, Yulee High School officials received a letter from the American Humanist Association – an atheist advocacy group – stating that some students objected to the “God Bless America” sign-off used by a student who runs the morning announcements. The Association alleged the phrase is a “constitutional violation” that’s inappropriate.
  • Florida student told no 'God bless America' in morning announcements

    02/13/2015 12:10:43 PM PST · by Kartographer · 11 replies
    Reuters via Yahoo News ^ | 2/13/15 | Letitia Stein
    A Florida high school told a student this week to stop adding the phrase "God bless America" when reading scripted morning announcements, drawing protests and irate phone calls from around the nation, school officials said on Friday.
  • "I really hate 'God Bless America' at every [deleted] ball game"

    10/28/2013 8:33:49 AM PDT · by pabianice · 45 replies
    DumpsterUnderground | 10/28/13 | Warren Stupidity
    Link Only (then boil your computer) <-- WARNING: Language
  • City bans 'God Bless America' signs (FL)

    10/04/2013 7:17:40 AM PDT · by ruralvoter · 26 replies
    Fox 13 News Tampa Bay, FL ^ | 10/4/13 | Anjuli Lohn
    It's a small sign with a big message, but Bartow residents are now being ordered to uproot their "God Bless America" yard signs. About 300 of the signs were handed out at First Baptist Church of Bartow following a Fourth of July sermon. But three months later, City of Bartow Code Enforcement says the temporary signs have worn out their welcome. Residents have three days to pack it up or pay a minimum fine of $25 a day. "Being a veteran, I felt like I was just kicked in the gut. I couldn't believe it, that I couldn't display my...
  • Perspective: Why I sit out "God Bless America"

    06/05/2013 12:08:35 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 51 replies
    StAugustine.com ^ | 06/02/2013 | JAMES P. MARSH JR.
    Special to The Washington Post I am a Methodist minister and a Washington Nationals fan. I was there on Opening Day in 2005 at old RFK Stadium in Washington, and I try my best to plan my summer around Nats home games. I have only one issue with the ballpark experience, and it’s not with the beer prices. It’s with “God Bless America.” In his May 15 column, Washington Post writer John Kelly described the odd feeling of not knowing whether to stand during the singing of this song in the middle of the seventh inning. Like Kelly, I don’t...
  • Voice of America

    02/22/2013 3:03:56 PM PST · by Kaslin · 4 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | February 21, 2013 | Paul Greenberg
    Dear Fellow Fan, It was wholly a pleasure to get your video of Kate Smith singing "God Bless America" as only she could -- and did. It rekindled childhood memories of listening to the Kate Smith radio show every school day morning at 9 in Miss Hinkle's fourth grade class. It was the best part of the day, not counting baseball at recess. It included a wrap-up of the day's news, and so fulfilled the Current Events requirement. But the show wasn't over till the fat lady sang. And did she ever, especially "God Bless America." Her version has no...
  • Desperately Needing God's Blessing

    11/07/2012 10:21:22 AM PST · by The Looking Spoon · 5 replies
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 11-7-12 | The Looking Spoon
  • Did Obama Blame the Movie for the Colorado Shooting?

    10/11/2012 4:29:11 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 3 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | October 11, 2012 | Rush Limbaugh
    BEGIN TRANSCRIPT RUSH: Ladies and gentlemen, just a brief question here. Do you remember when the latest Batman movie came out? What was it, The Dark Knight Rises? In Colorado, a guy shows up and shoots up the theater, and there were people that died in that massacre, right? Did Obama and the media blame the film? Did they blame the filmmaker? I mean, if there was a connection to the film, you could make a great case that this wacko was affected by the movie. I wonder what woulda happened if Obama woulda said in the aftermath of that...
  • Are You IN or OUT? Romney Wins if YOU VOTE!! Say BYE BYE to Team Obama and the Clintons FOR GOOD!

    09/28/2012 3:36:20 PM PDT · by Joy Angela · 25 replies
    Facebook ^ | 9/28/2012 | Joy Angela
    Call to ALL of AMERICA to BACK Mitt Romney! Share the Link, Share the Word, Join US!! And PRAY!! Your VOTE is Going to Help Us Replace Obama! https://www.facebook.com/events/284656331636420/
  • The Third Tower

    09/11/2012 11:37:18 AM PDT · by The Looking Spoon
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 9-11-12 | The Looking Spoon
    My tribute, originally posted on the 10 year anniversary, I hope and pray that what I was trying to say in this will always ring true.
  • New violent comedy 'God Bless America' wages war on reality television

    05/14/2012 12:24:49 PM PDT · by US Navy Vet · 23 replies
    Foxnews.com ^ | May 14, 2012 | By Hollie McKay
    Edgy filmmaker Bobcat Goldthwait is sick of the dumbing-down of America thanks to reality television, and has brought to life the dark comedy “God Bless America” to serve as a wake-up call regarding the downward spiral of our culture. “The tipping point was that I was in London and they had a ‘My Super Sweet 16’ marathon on and there I was watching teenage girls throwing fits because their parents bought them the wrong BMW. I was aghast, then a ringtone commercial about an elephant breaking wind. I was offended,” Goldthwait told FOX411’s Pop Tarts column. “So this is a...
  • A Tale Of Two Blessings For America (pic)

    05/16/2012 5:08:14 PM PDT · by The Looking Spoon · 2 replies
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 5-16-12 | The Looking Spoon
    Made for OMG! For America.
  • Massachusetts School Removes “God” From Lee Greenwood Song “God Bless the USA”

    04/06/2012 1:23:09 AM PDT · by markomalley · 48 replies
    Fox ^ | 8/5/2012
    An elementary school in Massachusetts has told kids not to say the word “God” in the Lee Greenwood song “God Bless the USA” during a recent assembly. Instead, they wanted students to say, “We love the USA.” Many parents were not happy with this move, but some agreed that the principal did the right thing. The school decided that they would pull the song from the assembly all together instead of continuing a debate about it. Michael Graham, a conservative radio talk show host with WTKK in Massachusetts, joined Martha MacCallum on America’s Newsroom to discuss the matter. Graham disputes...
  • Barbara from Harlem -- Patriot Powderkeg

    12/02/2011 1:09:15 PM PST · by afraidfortherepublic · 6 replies
    You Tube ^ | 12-2-11 | Barbara from Harlem
    Barbara from Harlem -- Patriot Powderkeg, Pomona, NY, Oct. 15, 2011 This lady is inspirational and worth hearing. The whole clip is 9 minutes, but no matter how long you watch, you will be uplifted.
  • "My Beautiful America" Charlie Daniels

    09/22/2011 2:10:00 PM PDT · by twistedwrench · 7 replies
    Youtube ^ | 2003 | Charlie Daniels
    I can’t believe I’ve never heard this song before. It reminds you of what’s at stake and what the fight is all about. I just thought I would share with everyone, Like myself, who hasn’t heard it either. God Bless Charlie Daniels And God Bless America
  • Archive 9/11 Morning Show footage

    This is archive footage from the morning shows on 9/11/2001. I had not seen any of it because I was at work.
  • America's Got Talent - Silhouettes (you will love this YouTube)

    07/20/2011 7:25:56 PM PDT · by doug from upland · 8 replies
    youtube ^ | july 2011
    MUST SEE "GOD BLESS AMERICA"
  • 1938 Introduction of Kate Smith's "God Bless America' Features Ronald Reagan

    05/19/2011 9:21:31 PM PDT · by lbryce · 21 replies
    Ronald Reagan's appearance occurs at 4:21. I don't know what compelled me to stick to the very end of this somewhat overproduced 'God Bless America' tribute. I was waiting for the video to end and as the camera panned across the room, I nearly fell to the floor, an eerie chill went up and down my spine.It was the Gipper. I was dumbfounded. In all the years I've never come across the slightest reference of him appearing in the clip, quite surprising considering the pomp and pageantry in which he celebrates his jingoistic pride in America. The appearance of Ronald...
  • Lamar, MO turns out with flags at Funeral for PFC Reid, Killed in Iraq

    10/30/2010 3:57:17 PM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 38 replies · 1+ views
    email | 10/30/2010 | Steve in Lamar
    Greetings, My name is Steve from Lamar Mo. Today in Lamar, there was a Funeral for PFC Reid. Killed in Iraq. The WBC in topeka Ks. had posted they were going to show up and Protest his funeral. (the Fred Phelps group) When our small town/community found out about it, we decided to get together and do something about it!! Well, here are 15 photo's from today... We turned out by the THOUSANDS, with American Flags to support his family, and loved ones. And to make sure that they were shielded and the WBC was not seen or heard. I...
  • No Surprise Holder Behind Suspension of USS Cole Bomber Case

    08/31/2010 2:50:23 PM PDT · by devane617 · 37 replies
    BigPeace.com Via Breitbart ^ | 08/31/2010 | Joseph F. Conner
    There should be no surprise that the Obama administration and Attorney General Eric Holder would put terrorists’ “rights” before their victims and the safety of the American people by suspending the trial of Abd al Rahim al Nashiri, mastermind of the USS Cole attack. Holder and the Clinton administration have pandered to terrorists for political gain before.
  • Homeowner Told To Remove "God Bless America" Sign

    08/30/2010 6:42:02 AM PDT · by i88schwartz · 38 replies · 1+ views
    RealClearPolitics ^ | RealClearPolitics
    Homeowners Association tells Florida assistant police chief to take down patriotic sign. Video interview with homeowner ....
  • 4th of July: Extra discount for military on Amtrak

    06/30/2010 1:23:28 PM PDT · by Willie Green · 8 replies
    Washington Post ^ | June 30, 2010 | Michael Bolden (Dr. Gridlock)
    Military members on active duty who buy Amtrak tickets around the Fourth of July holiday qualify for an extra 10 percent discount on the train service. The catch is that the discount doesn't apply to travel this holiday weekend. It applies to any ticket bought from Wednesday through July 9 for travel Aug. 21 through Nov. 12. This is in addition to the everyday 10 percent discount for military members and their families. The extra discount also applies to spouses and dependents.
  • Teacher 'Ordered' to take down 'God Bless America' Poster

    05/19/2010 11:44:15 PM PDT · by cakid1 · 20 replies · 994+ views
    cbs47 ^ | 5-19-10 | cakid1
    In San Diego a teacher was forced to remove posters from his classroom walls because they included the phrases "In God We Trust" "One Nation Under God" "God Bless America"
  • Kate Smith introduces "God Bless America"*VIDEO)

    Taking You Back In Time. In early 1940, Kate Smith, a fiercely patriotic American, and the biggest star on radio, was deeply worried about her country. She asked Irving Berlin if he could give her a song that would re-ignite the spirit of American patriotism and faith. He said he had a song that he had written in 1917, but never used it. He said she could have it.
  • Thankful Thoughts on Freedom, England, Homeschool, and Writing

    12/08/2009 11:09:05 AM PST · by Sopater · 7 replies · 634+ views
    Janice Campbell ^ | December 8, 2009 | Moira Allen
    This Thanksgiving, my husband and I were deeply aware of the many things we have to be thankful for — chief among them being the fact that we are once again living in the United States. As most of you know, we spent 15 months in England, pursuing (but not precisely living) a lifelong dream. Those 15 months made us appreciate so many things that, as Americans, we take for granted. Freedom, for example. One thing I’ve always taken for granted is that if a civil authority (e.g., the police) wishes to enter my home, a warrant is required to...
  • Shooting hero, Munley, sends note to public

    11/09/2009 5:44:30 PM PST · by La Enchiladita · 11 replies · 1,040+ views
    Killeen Herald ^ | Nov. 9, 2009 | Staff
    Metroplex Hospital in Killeen has sent out the following statement on behalf of Kimberly Munley and her family. "Kimberly Munley and family would like to extend their thanks and appreciation for all of the thoughts and concerns surrounding Kim from around the nation. They are deeply touched by the outpouring of strength, thoughts and prayers that have been sent their way. At this time, the main concern for Kim's family is her safe and rapid recovery. The family would also like to extend their heartfelt condolences to all those affected by the tragedy on Fort Hood. Mrs. Munley is very...
  • Is the New IRS Wealth Squad Coming for You?

    10/29/2009 9:16:55 AM PDT · by kcvl · 26 replies · 1,481+ views
    Is the New IRS Wealth Squad Coming for You? Smart Money, Oct. 27, 2009 Being wealthy has its downsides, chief among them the higher risk of an IRS audit. Now, amid the continuing debate over whether the government is doing enough to combat financial fraud, comes news that gives the uber-wealthy – or maybe even the “merely” wealthy – yet another reason to fear Uncle Sam’s attention. In a speech before the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, or AICPA, IRS Commissioner Douglas Shulman announced the recent formation of a new unit, dubbed Global High Wealth Industry Group, which will focus on the...
  • NJ teens sue over 'God Bless America' ejection

    09/14/2009 1:41:58 PM PDT · by JoeProBono · 34 replies · 1,271+ views
    hosted. ^ | Sep 14 | BETH DeFALCO
    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Three teenagers who say they were tossed from a New Jersey ballpark for sitting through the song "God Bless America" are suing the minor league Newark Bears.
  • American flag will remain at Clearwater parks, buildings (Update:Clearwater,FL)

    08/04/2009 6:29:58 PM PDT · by devane617 · 9 replies · 485+ views
    TampaBayOnline ^ | 08/03/2009 | Mike Brassfield
    CLEARWATER — Stung by fierce criticism, the Clearwater City Council on Monday canceled a plan to remove about a dozen flagpoles and American flags from city property to save money. "We're going to leave all the flags as is," Mayor Frank Hibbard said after a lengthy and contentious discussion of the topic at a council meeting Monday morning. Council members criticized City Manager Bill Horne for not telling them about the flag removal plan that city staffers had come up with. Instead, the council first learned about it from the St. Petersburg Times. Council member George Cretekos said Horne had...
  • D-Day Image Memorial:In Commemoration To The Brave Men Who Saved The World From Tyranny

    06/06/2009 7:33:14 AM PDT · by lbryce · 11 replies · 703+ views
    June 6, 2009 | L. Bryce
    D-Day:Overlooking Normandy From the Air Today, June 6, D-Day, my thoughts, prayers are with those brave men who fought for us all, to all those who gavetheir lives on the beaches of Normandy. This is my heartfelt memorial, in eternal gratitude to all those who helped save the world from tyranny, evil. God Bless You All. God Bless America. Life Magazine has provided the public with a priceless treasure having opened up its complete image archives available via Google Images. Those of you unaware of the availability of Life Magazine's images are in for a rare treat. Life Magazine http://www.life.com/...
  • Obama Repeats '90 Percent' Stat for U.S. Guns Recovered in Mexico

    04/19/2009 6:05:26 AM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 51 replies · 3,267+ views
    Obama Repeats '90 Percent' Stat for U.S. Guns Recovered in Mexico The White House stands by the president's use of the word "recovered" in describing the role firearms smuggled from the U.S. play in Mexico's drug war. By Major Garrett FOXNews.com Sunday, April 19, 2009 PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago -- What's the difference between "recovered" and "traceable" when it comes to firearms seized in Mexico's bloody war against drug cartels? The White House says none. But that's a distinction with a difference, even if President Obama used the words interchangeably last week to talk about the role firearms smuggled from...
  • George W. Bush, Winner

    01/14/2009 2:16:25 PM PST · by STARWISE · 279 replies · 3,954+ views
    American Spectator ^ | 1-14-09 | Lisa Fabrizio
    Friends, Americans, conservatives; lend me your ears. I come to praise George W. Bush, not to bury him; I'll leave that to our famously unbiased media. *snip* We can also be pretty certain that his departure will not feature the ransacking of the Oval Office and Air Force One, or the sophomoric removal of the "O's" from White House keyboards. If, as has been the case for his entire presidency, he is true to his word, he will be as magnanimous to his successor as he was to his predecessor; notwithstanding the disrespect he received at the hands of both.
  • Pride of America; Proud of our Troops

    12/31/2008 5:46:08 AM PST · by FutureRocketMan · 1 replies · 172+ views
    Youtube ^ | 4/18/08 | ConservativeUSA (youtube screenname)
    I was just looking at my favorite videos on youtube and came across this one once again. It is a great video, aside from the screaming rock and the cursing (however, I do like the heavy metal screaming) It is a great video and I would encourage everyone to view that one and the ones related. all great videos!!
  • Georgia Senate Race Key to Stopping Obama Agenda

    11/10/2008 4:49:08 AM PST · by Bulldawg Fan · 20 replies · 218+ views
    newsmax.com ^ | 11/09/08 | David A Patten
    A historic Senate runoff in Georgia is shaping up as a political battle royal that could hand complete control of Congress to President-elect Barack Obama and the Democratic Party. The Dec. 2 special election comes on the heels of the Nov. 4 election in which incumbent Republican Sen. Saxby Chambliss outpolled liberal Democratic challenger Jim Martin. But Chambliss fell just short of the 50-percent margin that Georgia law requires.
  • God wants us to pray for our new president elect

    11/04/2008 8:17:58 PM PST · by Texas_shutterbug · 98 replies · 3,275+ views
    Now is the time for all men and women of goodwill to commit to praying for the president elect. God is still in control. Maybe he has humbled us. Maybe he has decided that we are too proud, too selfish, too...whatever. Yes, it's going to be hard, but this is a good test of our character. Will we respond with hatred, bitterness, and despair, or with the eternal hope that our God is in control? We have a choice. If you don't think that God can use a man like Obama, then your God is much too small. Remember -...
  • Manhattan's historic Tin Pan Alley is up for sale

    10/14/2008 11:28:16 AM PDT · by weegee · 5 replies · 446+ views
    AP via Yahoo ^ | Thu Oct 9, 9:32 AM ET | no byline
    Tin Pan Alley, the home of George Gershwin, Irving Berlin and other great American songwriters, is up for sale. Five buildings on West 28th Street in Manhattan's Chelsea district are being offered as a group for $44 million. A listing on real estate Web site Loopnet recommends that the buildings be torn down and a high-rise take their place. Preservationists and tenants aren't happy... Tin Pan Alley housed a concentration of music publishers and songwriters from the 1890s to the 1950s.
  • Palin’s Radical Pastor Calls on God to ‘Bless’ USA

    09/06/2008 9:59:53 AM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 20 replies · 200+ views
    Scrappleface ^ | Scott Ott
    Palin’s Radical Pastor Calls on God to ‘Bless’ USA by Scott Ott for ScrappleFace · 2 Comments (2008-09-06) — In the days following Gov. Sarah Palin’s appointment as John McCain’s running mate, Americans have grown increasingly concerned about her brand of radical Christianity. A new recording released to the media today by Barack Obama’s campaign, gives definitive proof that Gov. Palin’s pastor, in an emotional tirade, once called on God to “bless” America. The recording captured at Wasilla Bible Church, the Palin’s home congregation, will doubtless cause discomfort among educated Americans, and raises new questions about Gov. Palin’s worldview. “It’s...
  • Can God Bless America?

    08/03/2008 7:34:38 PM PDT · by LiteKeeper · 24 replies · 100+ views
    Bible Bulletin Board ^ | John MacArthur
    Obviously over the last number of weeks we have on Sunday nights been addressing issues that are on our minds and hearts at this time in our nation when we had been subjected to terrorists' attacks. I'm trying to keep up with all of the nuances, all of the twists and turns in the road as we go and try to shed some biblical light on the issues at hand. One of the new features in our country in recent weeks is this obsession with "God Bless America." In itself certainly a nice tune and a well-crafted song that was...
  • Liberal Infalliblity?

    07/13/2008 8:27:41 AM PDT · by DeOppressoLiber1776 · 8 replies · 132+ views
    Independent Source | June 30th, 2008 | Mike Gruber
    One idea that I have tried to understand but cannot possibly fathom is the failed concept of American liberalism. While deceivingly free and independent, this traitorous definition of "equality" champions abolishment in place of opportunity, and resides on the sole principle that each should put in according to his ability, yet that each should receive according to his need. In an ideal, Utopian-like society without original sin, this idea could become reality. But in a world (like the one we live in) where this kind of society is blatantly unachievable, American liberalism shows its inability to keep in touch with...
  • America the beautiful

    07/05/2008 3:28:47 PM PDT · by nmh · 10 replies · 197+ views
    http://www.truthorfiction.com ^ | Not sure | Judge Roy Mooer
    America the beautiful, or so you used to be. Land of the Pilgrims' pride; I'm glad they'll never see. babies piled in dumpsters, Abortion on demand, Oh, sweet land of liberty; your house is on the sand. Our children wander aimlessly poisoned by cocaine choosing to indulge their lusts, when God has said abstain From sea to shining sea, our Nation turns away From the teaching of God's love and a need to always pray We've kept God in our temples,how callous we have grown. When earth is but His footstool, and Heaven is His throne. We've voted in a...