Archive for November, 2015

Have a Norman Rockwell Thanksgiving, With Grace

Have a Norman Rockwell Thanksgiving, With Grace

[ 5 ] November 25, 2015 |

  On January 6, 1941, President Franklin D. Roosevelt, a gifted communicator, addressed Congress and delivered his ‘Four Freedoms’ speech that included thoughts on; Freedom of Speech; Freedom of Worship; Freedom from Want; and Freedom from Fear; The first two freedoms, speech and worship, were consistent with the First Amendment of the Constitution and were […]

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Climate Change In France

Climate Change In France

[ 3 ] November 19, 2015 |

On November 13th, 1998, (Friday the thirteenth) a special edition of “The Wizard of Oz was presented on the big screen. Oz is a land where macho does not exist; Pipsqueak-voiced Munchkins, a Wizard who turns out to be a fake weenie, a Cowardly dandy-Lion, a weepy Tin Man, and a gayly dancing Scarecrow with disintegrating […]

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‘Tis The Season When Christians Can Make A Statement

‘Tis The Season When Christians Can Make A Statement

[ 3 ] November 12, 2015 |

According to “The Atlantic,” there is a joke going around in Beijing; “Santa Claus was descending into China from the sky. Due to the heavy smog, he fell to the ground, but no one dared help him up. While he was still lying in the snow, his bag was ransacked for presents, and his reindeer […]

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Obama’s Ice Cream Socials For Gangs Are Anything But Vanilla

Obama’s Ice Cream Socials For Gangs Are Anything But Vanilla

[ 2 ] November 5, 2015 |

This past September, Chicago suffered its deadliest month since 2002, with 60 homicides. Through September 27th, homicides and shooting incidents rose 21 % from the year-earlier period, Police Department figures show. Mayor Rahm Emanuel blames the “fetal” cops who are afraid they will get in trouble for actions during arrests. “We have allowed our Police Department to […]

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