In a speech given in 1916, former President Theodore “Teddy” Roosevelt spoke of how he believed that “immigrants taking up residence in the U. S. should assimilate into American society as quickly as possible, learn the English language, eschew (get rid of) hyphenated national identities (e.g. “Italian-American”) and declare their primary allegiance to the United States of America”. Later on in 1917 he said, “We must have in this country but one flag and for the…Continue
Many of us probably have received an email or some other tidbit of information concerning some of these items, but what have we as individuals ever done or thought about doing, concerning them?
There is the price of gas: There is more…Continue
I was taken to the Fine Arts Center on Sunday to watch the last performance of the play, The Producers.
As did many, I had a roaring good time!!
First off, this was wriiten by Mel Brooks, so throw out the rule book. Everyone can / could be offended with his work, but that's alright. Nobody need be that serious, all the time. Think back to "Blazing Saddles" or "Get Smart" or "Young Frankenstein". All of these were from the genius mind of Mel Brooks, as well as many others. The…Continue