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I Am Not King – I Can’t Do These Things Just By Myself


The President of the United States should never be regarded as merely a political figurehead.  He or She should be a someone looked up to, respected as the personification of the qualities and virtues of their nation.  They should always strive to … Continue reading

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A Country Is As Strong As It’s Citizens, Let’s Move! #JFKChallenge


Physical Fitness is a matter of concern for us all.  50 years ago we were given a gift.  Over time parents lost interest or have developed some negative feelings about it.  This is a sad commentary on our society. This is … Continue reading

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The Only Thing That Interferes With My Learning Is My Education.


The new Federal education standards known as Common Core, are stirring up a big argument around the nation. The standards have been in existence for a while and are now becoming an issue because they are just recently being put … Continue reading

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Leaning In And Looking Back


You could never pay me enough money to do for my child what I would do for free. American women are better educated than they’ve ever been, better educated now than men, but they get distracted during their prime earning … Continue reading

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Soccer is Life; Love is Basketball


It continues to be one of sport’s most unlikely spectacles — Dennis Rodman, American ambassador. Yet on Sunday, there he was on national television, acting as an unofficial spokesman for stronger ties between the United States and North Korea. Sport … Continue reading

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When People Are Laughing, They’re Generally Not Killing One Another


If you recently picked up a newspaper or turned on the news you may have questioned what is happening in our schools and may even have started to think whether our schools are still safe places for our children.  Recent … Continue reading

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The Great Pacific Garbage Patch


This year is the 50th anniversary of Lawrence of Arabia, an epic film that has been considered by many critics as one of the greatest ever made. It was the highest grossing motion picture of 1962 and received seven Academy … Continue reading

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