Some History Tidbits and What Makes America Great

For those who missed Beck’s Memorial Day Friday show and are little rusty on their American History, didn’t pay attention or learn it in school or want to spend a little review  about our great nation and it’s history for themselves to or share checkout a quick overview of the “Best of ‘Founders’ Fridays” with GB and  special guest host David Barton of Wallbuilders.

Video:  Founders Fridays Overview:  Sam Adams, George Washington, Ben Franklin. George Whitfield and facts you probably never knew about blacks, Jews, women and even children in our history… and more!

If you would like to see the FULL original Founders’ Fridays episodes, they can be viewed in the old archive here.

Did You Know?  The Founding Fathers and God

A Patriot’s History of the United States…

The Real George Washington

Democracy in America  – Alex de Tocqueville

Samuel Adams

Original Intent

Video:  What Makes America Great? – May 26th Show part 1

h/t to Fox News Network for video content


In Defense of Israel, Revised Edition…

About Ask Marion

I am a babyboomer and empty nester who savors every moment of my past and believes that it is the responsibility of each of us in my generation and Americans in general to make sure that America is as good or even a better place for future generations as it was for us. So far... we haven't done very well!! Favorite Quotes: "The first 50 years are to build and acquire; the second 50 are to leave your legacy"; "Do something that scares you every day!"; "The journey in between what you once were and who you are becoming is where the dance of life really takes place". At age 62 I find myself fighting inoperable uterine Cancer and thanks to the man upstairs and the prayers from so many people including many of my readers from AskMarion and JustOneMorePet... I'm beating it. After losing our business because of the economy and factors related to the re-election of President Obama in 2012 followed by 16-mos of job hunting, my architect-trained husband is working as a trucker and has only been home approximately 5-days a month since I was diagnosed, which has made everything more difficult and often lonely... plus funds are tight. Our family medical deductible is 12K per year for two of us; thank you ObamaCare. But thanks to donations from so many of you, we are making ends meet as I go through treatment while taking care of my father-in-law who is suffering from late stage Alzheimer's and my mother-in-law who suffers from RA and onset dementia as well as hearing loss, for which there are no caretaker funds, as I continue the fight here online to inform and help restore our amazing country. And finally I need to thank a core group of family, friends, and readers... all at a distance, who check in with me regularly. Plus, I must thank my furkids who have not left my side through this fight. You can see them at JustOneMorePet.
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