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"The Real McCoy"

"I want the real McCoy."  We say this when we want the real thing, not some cheap imitation.  But have you ever stopped to wonder where that phrase came from?  It's a wo...
Posted: June 04, 2009, 01:37 PM

 

"The Longest Day"

One of my greatest privileges in life is the fact that I got to interview George Fotovich.  He is a survivor of D-Day.  On June 6, 1944, American, British, and Canadian forces (over 1 ...
Posted: June 06, 2009, 09:20 AM

 

"Starting Over At Age 58 (Part 1)"

Please be encouraged today.  I know it's really rough.  It's on a day like today I draw strength from true stories of our past. 

What do you do when you have to start life...
Posted: June 10, 2009, 04:13 PM

 

"Starting Over At Age 58 (Part 2)"

So, on April 9, 1865, at the age of 58, Robert E. Lee was defeated, unemployed, homeless, penniless, depressed, and in ill health.  His wife and daughters were refugees.  What to do?&n...
Posted: June 13, 2009, 09:20 PM

 

"The Generation That Knew Not Josef (Part 1)"

Once in a while I think it's important to study some of the great villains of history, not just the heroes.  The villains can also teach us.  When people are armed with evil ideas, and...
Posted: June 24, 2009, 01:06 PM

 

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