A pithy statement from the President of Hillsdale College

Yesterday, Hubby and I went to Bellevue, to a reception for Hillsdale College.  There were hors d'oeuvres beforehand, then a talk by my hero, Dr. Larry Arnn, then a dessert buffet later.  Dr. Arnn was supposed to be speaking about the issue on most of our minds, education and American politics.  We knew the minute …

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Guest Blogger: We are called to a Great Cause

From my Ricochet friend Rodin.  I could not have said it better myself.  Please read, and comment. The nation is in great danger and the problem and the solution is the same: party politics. Political parties are vehicles, not ideology. They can be tuned up and powered like race cars or left in disrepair like …

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Independence Day Fireworks-a real celebration

In 2020, every single town in Western Washington cancelled their Independence Day celebrations, parades, and fireworks shows, due to Government restrictions on "gatherings" of people.  Even outdoors, the risk of spreading the Wuhan Coronavirus was too high to let the people celebrate perhaps the most important holiday on the calendar in America.  This just added …

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Independence Day: The Declaration of Independence, and Calvin Coolidge’s speech on the 150th Anniversary

The Declaration of Independence is perhaps the most momentous single document in American history, and maybe even in the history of Western Civilization.  In July of 1776, after long deliberation by a group of remarkable men, they laid out the many reasons for the decision to separate the thirteen colonies from Great Britain, and by …

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Washingtonians, have you activated “WA Notify” on your smartphone? Don’t Do It!

This week, without your express permission, a new piece of software was uploaded to your smartphone.  Read that, and consider it.  YOU had NO say in this new piece of software (call it spyware) that the State has loaded into the Settings on your phone.  It is not an app, which you can delete.  It …

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The Good Archbishop Vigano Nails It-Letter on US Election

RushBabe49 is not Catholic, or even Christian.  However, that does not prevent me from admiring a very important clergyman, who, due to the viewpoint expressed in the letter below, is on the outs with his Church.  This letter is very important, and needs to be posted on every WordPress Blog.  Please feel free to copy …

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A bittersweet Independence Day

This year of 2020, when we Americans should be celebrating American Exceptionalism-the big difference in America's founding and history from every other nation on Earth; our great country is riven by rioting, looting, Marxism, ugliness, vandalism---oh, and also a worldwide pandemic of a virus that originated in Communist China. Instead of the sound of parades, …

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Holiday Homework Assignment for RushBabe49 Readers

Read the Declaration of Independence Below, Very Slowly and Carefully. Discuss with your Family and Friends over your Independence Day hot dogs or steaks. Never Forget how fortunate you are to live in the United States of America, the most prosperous, free Nation in the history of Humanity on Earth.  Rejoice! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ In Congress, July …

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