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I really like American Christians

I was reminded today, as I am often reminded, that American Christians are extremely nice, generous people, and that I am lucky to live in America with them. I stopped by my local Dairy Queen today for a treat: a chocolate dipped cone. Yum. If I didn’t have some common [Read More]

Culture

I Go Into The Desert Wilderness And Meet More Millennials (They LIVE).

It was such a nice day here in the wilds of New Mexico—48* and partly cloudy— that I took an excursion out to the high desert volcanoes on the West Mesa. Essentially this is a kinda set-aside, wilderness area with seven DORMANT volcanoes. Zillions of years ago, these same volcanoes [Read More]

Culture

To those fools, agitators, Marxists, miscreants, and historically challenged who wish to remove Confederate monuments just one question…..

Where does this Cultural Cleansing end? The answer is it doesn’t! The fact is that if these monuments go, not one piece of our history is safe. Not  a single shred is safe, not one! No battlefield is safe, not any name of any street highway, park, school, building, flag, [Read More]

Culture

HuffPost: Listen To This

By: Mike McDaniel    I find myself, virtually daily, amused and annoyed by the dim-witted emanations of the self-imagined elite of the media and politics. Were I sufficiently foolish to believe them, I’d discover that I, merely by virtue of living in flyover country, am uneducated, crude, unsophisticated, racist, sexist, [Read More]

Culture

Independence Day, 2017

By: Mike McDaniel   I originally wrote this article for July 4, 2013.  I chose the photo of the B1 because I was fortunate enough to know a B1 instructor pilot who arranged for me to “fly” a B1 simulator for 45 minutes.  It was a fascinating experience, all the more so [Read More]