Cold Cream and Roses
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Cold Cream and Roses
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Glad tidings and blessings to all!
Today is Veterans Day, so it’s only appropriate that today’s #MusicMonday feature is a patriotic song “God Bless America,” composed by Irving Berlin and sung here by Kate Smith, who is linked forever to the song.
The slow introduction is new to me.
Pete Davidson made a tasteless comment about Lt. Com. (and Congressman-elect) Dan Crenshaw’s eye patch (Crenshaw lost his eye due to an IED explosion while on tour of duty) last week and returned to SNL last night to apologize. Watch what happened next.
Could Dan Crenshaw be the media savvy pol that the GOP needs? What do we know about his wife Tara? Could Dan and Tara Crenshaw be the sexy power couple that the GOP needs?
Am I the only one whose heart beats faster at seeing Dan Crenshaw? There must be many women who are jealous that he’s already taken.
Topping, R. R. (2018, September 05). What the GOP Really Needs – Iron Ladies – Medium. Retrieved November 11, 2018, from https://medium.com/iron-ladies/what-the-gop-really-needs-e44e0fdac184 a sexy power couple
To mark the Fourth of July and #MusicMonday, I’m reaching back into recent history: namely, Lady Gaga’s rendition of The Star-Spangled Banner at Super Bowl 50:
She starts out softly, but once she surmounts “and the rocket’s red glare,” you know that she’s killed it.
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I’m taking a different tack on Canada Day this year. On Facebook, I attributed the massacre at the Pulse night club to the killer’s professions of Islamic ideology. A prominent Canadian beauty blogger subsequently ripped into me:
It’s time to examine why your country [emphasis mine] gives guns to people who are mentally unstable. Especially when the FBI knew about them, and had been following them. Who cares about whether or not it was an American who decided to use ISIS to focus his hatred? Your gov’t knew all about him, yet he could still get guns. Stop talking about Islamic hatred and start talking about why your country discriminates against the gay community, which gives people like this shooter a reason for his own hate. IT DOESN”T MATTER that he was with ISIS. The US has had 7 mass shootings this week. Get your head out of the sand.
or did she really mean to say, get my head out of my ass? 😀
It’s time to examine the ideology of your country [emphasis mine] that went to war in Muslim countries, destroyed entire countries, armed rebels and basically created ISIS. Jesus. Read a book.
I felt that her references to your country reeked of contempt for the good old United States and that she regarded me as yet another contemptible illiterate American ignoramus.
Jesus. Read a book.
I don’t know if she had any particular books in mind, but here are some books that I’ve read:
Notice a pattern here?
Happy Canada Day.
It’s Canada Day again, and time to revisit this article Canada Day. Happy 148th Canada!
Passover begins tomorrow evening, Friday, April 22, 2016. Here is an intriguing article on how climate change might have triggered the chain of events known as the Ten Plagues:
The Biblical plagues that devastated Ancient Egypt in the Old Testament were the result of global warming and a volcanic eruption, scientists have claimed.
How fitting that Earth Day and Passover coincide this year.