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There Once Was A Place Called America

rffolkes Wrote: Mar 13, 2013 7:55 AM
Good for you, Ann (re: once-called-America comment). Actually the slide started with Roosevelt -- was decried by Eisenhower -- and continues by power brokers who started the Vietnam war with discovery of an in-country manganese mine needed to make steel for war machines. O'Hare was in their employ. I once heard O'Hare publicly ask, to the misuse of money by the church, "MY GOD, when's it gonna stop?: If she really were what she proposed, she'd not have made such a slip.
"There once was a place called America," our children's children will one day write, "a bright and shining city on a hill, divinely placed by God to serve as a beacon of hope to the entire world. A land filled with generous-hearted souls who showered the needy the world over with their abundant blessings."

You see, America was founded by a handful of God-fearing patriots who didn't always agree but believed certain things like life, liberty and the personal pursuit of happiness were worth dying for. And to ensure their ideas would survive the ages, they crafted one of the most...

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