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FLASHBACK: Book Exposes The Time FDR Messed With Thanksgiving (And Regretted It)

November 26, 2021 by

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By Scott Whitlock ~ The holiday of Thanksgiving is under a yearly attack from liberals who find the holiday a hateful “day of mourning.” But a new book on the history of the day finds it’s not the first time Thanksgiving has been under fire. Melanie Kirkpatrick’s Thanksgiving: The Holiday at the Heart of the American Experience has […]

Thus, Out Of Small Beginnings…

November 25, 2021 by

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“To be grateful for his benefits, and humbly to implore his protection and favor…” By Mark Alexander ~ “Enter His gates with thanksgiving, and His courts with praise. Give thanks to Him and praise His name. For the LORD is good and His love endures forever; His faithfulness continues through all generations.” —Psalm 100:4-5 Fellow […]

Turkey In The White House

November 25, 2021 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Biden seems to be not up to the job. We worry about America’s future. Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

On Thanksgiving, Let’s Give Thanks To God

November 25, 2021 by

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By Lee Edwards ~ One may be tempted, almost, to say there is little reason to give thanks on a day when so many have died from a deadly virus, when the memory of an endless war in a distant land still stings, and when a majority of Americans think the country is headed in […]

Cancel Thanksgiving? + Biden’s Agenda + Anti-Semitism

November 19, 2020 by

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Plus: Biden’s Agenda and Anti-Semitism  ~ Gary Bauer  ~ As we approach Thanksgiving and Christmas, I hope more churches will resist these outrageous shutdown orders. First they came for Easter. Just before Palm Sunday and Easter, liberal mayors and governors shut down churches while allowing big box stores, marijuana dispensaries, and abortion clinics to remain […]

Video: Five Reasons to Be Thankful for America

November 30, 2019 by

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Remember: Americans are among the luckiest people ever to live on this earth. ~ Media Editors ~       .

Thanksgiving

November 22, 2017 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Happy Thanksgiving Day! Today’s cartoon looks back at American history. Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

Thanksgiving – A Day For Thank You Notes?

November 26, 2016 by

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By Dr. Robin McFee ~ “If the only prayer you said in your whole life was ‘thank you,’ that would suffice.”  ~   Meister Eckhart Of all the holidays we celebrate as Americans, Thanksgiving couldn’t come a moment too soon! Perhaps influenced by the yearlong divisiveness of politics, which unlike any other election cycle I can […]

The Federal Regulations That Affect Your Thanksgiving Foods

November 25, 2016 by

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By Diane Katz ~ This being the fourth Thursday of November, we turn our attention to the abundance on our tables and the blessings in our lives. (There is also no small number of folks who are deeply grateful for the end of election season.) Let us also give thanks that the Obama administration will […]

Presidents and Thanksgiving

November 26, 2015 by

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By Gary S. Smith ~ Responding to a request from Congress, President George Washington issued our nation’s first Thanksgiving proclamation in 1789. Only in the midst of the crucible of civil war, however, did presidential proclamations of Thanksgiving become customary. Every year since 1863 our chief executives have urged Americans to recognize God’s bounty and […]

These Dead Shall Not Have Died In Vain

November 26, 2015 by

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By Nancy Salvato ~ It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us — that from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion — that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have […]

Give Thanks

November 26, 2015 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ The Dry Bones Online Academy of Cartoon Advocacy and Activism is dedicated to building an army of cartoonists to fight the distortions and lies of the biased media! For further information about the Academy, please click on this link. Read More by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

Thanksgiving Day – A Needed Reminder To Count Our Blessings?

November 25, 2015 by

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By Dr. Robin McFee ~ “If the only prayer you said in your whole life was ‘thank you,’ that would suffice.” Meister Eckhart If ever there was an American Tradition that is, well as American as apple (or pumpkin) pie, it is Thanksgiving Day. Rich or poor, young or old, regardless of ethnicity or religion, […]

With Gratitude and Thanksgiving

November 26, 2014 by

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By Mark Alexander~ “I do recommend and assign Thursday … next to be devoted by the People of these States to the service of that great and glorious Being, who is the beneficent Author of all the good that was, that is, or that will be.” –George Washington (1789) Patriots, please join me in welcoming […]

No Reason to Give Thanks?

November 29, 2013 by

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By Rebecca Hagelin ~ Culture Challenge of the Week: Holiday Grumbles “I hate the holidays,” the grocery lady said to me as I was checking out. She shook her head. “Too much stress. Can’t wait ’til it’s over.” She’s not alone in her feelings. This week is Thanksgiving, and the mad Christmas shopping scramble has already […]

Abundant Gratitude and Thanksgiving

November 27, 2013 by

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By Mark Alexander ~ “I do recommend and assign Thursday … next to be devoted by the People of these States to the service of that great and glorious Being, who is the beneficent Author of all the good that was, that is, or that will be.” –George Washington (1789) Please join me in welcoming […]

Obama’s Thanksgiving Turkey Dog

November 27, 2012 by

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The Patriot Post ~ President Obama celebrated Thanksgiving early this year while attending the ASEAN summit in Phnom Penh. We can’t believe the way the press covers for Obama, removing the dog from the original photos. And if that last item wasn’t disturbing enough… And now for some cartoons

Who Needs God When You Have the State?

November 26, 2012 by

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The Patriot Post ~ The Foundation “The hand of providence has been so conspicuous in all this, that he must be worse than an infidel that lacks faith, and more than wicked, that has not gratitude enough to acknowledge his obligations.” –George Washington Faith and Family “Yet again, President Obama’s Thanksgiving message eschewed any direct […]

WashPost Celebrates Turkey Day By Saying ‘Great Day to Come Out as Gay’

November 25, 2012 by

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By Tim Graham ~ On Thursday, The Washington Post celebrated Thanksgiving as somehow secular, the perfect day to announce you’re gay. Ned Martel’s article began: “Word to the wise: Thanksgiving is the proper holiday to tell your family that you’re a homosexual. It’s arguably secular, so you’re confronting tradition, not faith. Even though National Coming […]

Memories of Thanksgiving’s Past

November 22, 2012 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ This Thanksgiving Day I will dine alone. I will think about what I have to give thanks for—my health, the fact that I have seen 75 Thanksgiving Days come and go, a life with few regrets—but my day will be a sad one, not for myself, but for my nation. I […]

On Thanksgiving

November 22, 2012 by

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By Nancy Salvato ~ Looking at the Atlantic Ocean off the Virginia Beach coast, I occasionally see US Navy ships on the horizon, F-18 Hornets flying in formation, the Coast Guard helicopter overhead, and porpoise darting in and out of the waves; it’s just a part of the scenery.  Having lived in Glenview, Illinois, in […]

Thankless Regulations an Affront to Pilgrims

November 22, 2012 by

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By Diane Katz ~ After 66 days of turbulent sailing across the Atlantic, the Pilgrims were understandably eager to touch land at Plymouth Rock. But before allowing themselves to alight, they gathered to sign the “Mayflower Compact,”by which they pledged to “combine ourselves together into a civil body politic, for our better ordering and preservation…and […]

Thanksgiving for Liberty ‘Endowed by Our Creator’

November 21, 2012 by

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By Mark Alexander ~ “I do recommend and assign Thursday … next to be devoted by the People of these States to the service of that great and glorious Being, who is the beneficent Author of all the good that was, that is, or that will be.” –George Washington (October 3, 1789) As is our […]

The True Meaning of Thanksgiving

November 24, 2011 by

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By Julia Shaw This Thursday, millions of families will celebrate Thanksgiving with roasted turkey, buttery mashed potatoes, and (with only a slight amount of guilt) another piece of pumpkin pie. But in early America, days of Thanksgiving weren’t always about food. Reflecting American religious practice, Presidents and Congresses from the beginning of the republic have […]