Beautiful from many different tongues

A sadness emerges when one reads the absurd and downright nasty comments aimed at Coca Cola for creating a commercial featuring people singing “America the Beautiful” in different languages. Some rabid right-wing groups urge a boycott of the company for creating the commercial. Why?  Are we not a nation founded by immigrants who came to […]

Beauty in many tongues

A sadness emerges when one reads the absurd and downright nasty comments aimed at Coca Cola for creating a commercial featuring people singing “America the Beautiful” in different languages. Some rabid right-wing groups urge a boycott of the company for creating the commercial. Why?  Are we not a nation founded by immigrants who came to […]

Remember the real reason for Memorial Day

On a normal Memorial Day weekend, I would be headed to Washington to ride in the annual Rolling Thunder Ride to the Wall but family issues will keep me in the area this year. At some point over the three day weekend, I will climb aboard my Harley and ride over to Bedford to visit […]