Made it back safely after a wild three days hold up in a casino with some golf sprinkled in. Great time had by all but may have incurred some lasting damage due to a high volume of alcohol. Seems I’ll never learn.
One thing that I would like to mention. They had a Superbowl viewing party in a huge conference room at the casino with hundreds of people on hand to party hard and watch the big game. As the national anthem started everyone in the room stood up, removed their hats and listened to the anthem, not a peep out of all of those people until the flyover which people put their hands in the air and applauded or yelled. It’s times like these that remind me why America is the greatest country in the world, people of all types standing as one in honor and respect for country and flag……. got a little misty eyed as I looked around at the crowd, hats off, hands on their hearts, then hands in the air.by jeffli6 with 1 comment
The battle continues!by jeffli6 with 1 comment
“Immigrants have NEVER been the backbone of America. America has been the backbone of America. “Immigrants” aren’t any more our “strength” than anyone else. “Diversity” is of precisely zero intrinsic value.” — Courtney Kirchoff
If the statement offends you, congratulations. You’re part of the problem. Because you see people through labels: “immigrants” is simply the one most in vogue. But America wasn’t “built by immigrants.” It was built by people who wanted to build America — a country that embraced a specific set of ideals, the mantle of which was freedom. The countries from which these individuals hailed was, and is, irrelevant. What mattered (and still matters) is a citizenry that wanted to build a great new country, taking part in the world’s greatest (and most successful) experiment. Here….
An attention whores photo-op, nothing more, nothing less.
(Just to be clear the attention whore is the guy in the suit with the spectacles on his nose)