RALEIGH— I woke up today and checked the news of the land. Continue reading “American Pastimes”
We may congratulate ourselves that this cruel war is nearing its end. It has cost a vast amount of treasure and blood…It has indeed been a trying hour for the Republic; but I see in the near future a crisis approaching that unnerves me and causes me to tremble for the safety of my country. As a result of the war, corporations have been enthroned and an era of corruption in high places will follow, and the money power of the country will endeavor to prolong its reign by working upon the prejudices of the people until all wealth is aggregated in a few hands, and the Republic is destroyed. I feel at this moment more anxiety for the safety of my country than ever before, even in the midst of war.
—Who Said This? Continue reading “Did Abraham Lincoln Say That?”
LONG BEACH— As an active voter and registered independent I keep up with Politics. This season especially. Obama and his Wind of Change has blown across America making for an exciting election year. Additionally my beloved Braves have sunk their ship of old broken down players making the election the only game in town. Continue reading “National Conventions or National Pastime?”