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New England Patriots Tight End Benjamin Watson is Pro-Pats, Pro-Life

The crisp New England weather signals the arrival of two of my favorite things: New England Patriots football and the launch of our Fall 40 Days for Life campaign. And what better way to kick off both seasons than the 40 Days for Life interview with Patriots tight end and pro-life activist Benjamin Watson?

Lest we forget…

  238 years ago tonight at midnight, Paul Revere mounted a horse and took off to Lexington to warn Sam Adams and John Hancock that they were about to be arrested by British troops.  At dawn the next morning (19 April) the first military engagements of the American Revolutionary War began within the towns of …

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“Fighting Hate – Teaching Tolerance”

I offer nothing but the opening paragraph; read the whole thing by clicking the link The Year in Hate and Extremism By Mark Potok, Senior Fellow Capping four years of explosive growth sparked by the election of America’s first black president and anger over the economy, the number of conspiracy-minded antigovernment “Patriot” groups reached an all-time …

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Notable Quotes…Andrew Klavin

What We Talk About When We Talk About Guns. ‘As with the death penalty, the argument of the progressives is that times and people have changed. Our democratic institutions and traditions are now engraved upon our hearts, they say, and no longer require the elaborate constitutional safeguards the founders provided for us. Civilized by the …

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What was the American Revolutionary War?

Thomas Fleming, in the July 2, 2012 Wall Street Journal: As the Revolutionary Way progressed, “not a few of the rebels saw that the Revolution was a spiritual enterprise that would never really end.” For today’s American patriots, so it continues to be….

Bad News For Jets fans…

I guess sports medicine has come a long way. This guy busted his tibia. Of course it never penetrated the skin. That’s encouraging. Seeing bones sticking out of flesh is reserved for serious injuries and great television shows like The Walking Dead.