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“The notes released from Hillary Clinton’s FBI interview make it abundantly clear that she was not only extremely careless in her handling of top secret and confidential government information, but acted intentionally and with criminal intent. The strongest evidence of criminal intent is destruction of possibly relevant information and making false exculpatory statements whether they

Independence Day Is The Civilian’s Patriotic Holiday

Jayme Metzgar,  At many parades and gatherings, the Fourth of July looks like another all-purpose, vaguely military holiday. Up your game. If you’re an American with a social media account, you probably didn’t get through this past Memorial Day without seeing a meme that looked something like this: A few of these holiday-explaining memes were

ňúSaluting Marine’ gets married at Rolling Thunder2016 in presence of Donald Trump

During every Rolling Thunder run in Washington D.C. for four hours a lone Marine stands in the road and salutes as the veterans and bikers pass by. This year, though, the ‘Saluting Marine’ had company – his new bride. Staff Sergeant Tim Chambers married his bride Lorraine Heist during Sunday’s Rolling Thunder ceremony, which honors

Dozens Shot Over Memorial Day Weekend As The Collapse Of Chicago Accelerates

Michael Snyder | Economic Collapse Chaos and violence threaten to spiral out of control in America’s third largest city, and nobody seems to have any idea how to solve the problem. Chaos and violence threaten to spiral out of control in America’s third largest city, and nobody seems to have any idea how to solve

What the Flag Means to Me

Dave Weber, Growing up, I was blessed to be able to escape the frenzied, fast-paced life of New York City’s suburbs by spending my summers with my grandparents. Retreating to the mountains of northern New York, my grandparents taught me valuable and important life-lessons during my impressionable youth. I grew both in stature and in character each year as I modeled myself after the lessons my grandparents taught me, and

Here’s Donald Trump’s Memorial Day Message to Americans

Donald Trump took to Twitter over Memorial Day weekend to deliver a message to Americans about the importance of this national holiday. “Honor Memorial Day by thinking of and respecting all of the great men and women that gave their lives for us and our country! We love them,” Trump wrote. Throughout his campaign, the

Memorial Day 2016: As summer begins remember this beach

Martin Hinton, Memorial Day, what does it mean? As your long weekend unfolds look around. Take in your world and listen.  What do you see? What do you hear?  Will you hear this long weekend referred to as “the unofficial start of summer?”  Will you hear people talk about parties, barbecues, trips to the lake

Retired Green Beret: Please think of Memorial Day as more than just a day off

David A. Morris,  Master Sgt. Kelly L. Hornbeck (pictured below) passed away on January 18, 2004 — two days after an improvised explosive device detonated during a combat patrol in northern Iraq and decimated the frontal lobes of his brain. I will be wearing Kelly’s memorial bracelet this Memorial Day, as I do every day, and

‘All-American City’ confiscates elderly man’s American flags

Todd Starnes, Ken Dabelstein is a proud American. He owns Ken’s Country Produce – a bedding plant business in Westland, Michigan –which has the distinction of being an “All-American City.” Folks around Westland have been getting their marigolds and petunias from Ken for 42 years. Some of the American flags displayed in front of Ken’s

Trump to Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend at Huge Biker Rally

The presumptive Republican nominee is planning a Memorial Day weekend visit with one of his favorite constituencies. Donald Trump is planning a Memorial Day weekend visit with one of his favorite constituencies: bikers. As motorcyclists stream into the nation’s capital for Rolling Thunder, their largest annual gathering, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee is planning an appearance on