9/11- A Day America Will Never Forget

I have good parents. When we were growing up, my Mom and Dad taught my Sister and I about patriotism. They taught us how we are blessed to live in the United States of America. They were not “helicopter parents” and they made sure to teach us about our national history, the good and the…

#ThankAVeteran- Veteran’s Day 2017

Happy Veteran’s Day This year I want to commemorate Veteran’s Day by posting former President Ronald Reagan’s veteran’s day speech. It is truly moving and poetic. Well, thank you, Jack Wheeler, thank you very much. I shall treasure that gift. And to all of you, thanks, and good morning. Before I begin, let me take a…

Happy Independence Day 2017

Independence Day. July 4th. The Fourth of July. It is a day to celebrate when the Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence. Ironically, it was actually signed on July 2nd, but the news did not go out to the original thirteen colonies until the fourth. The opening line is one of great inspiration. When…

We Will Never Forget: Patriot Day 2016

Patriot Day is day to remember September 11th, 2001, when terrorists targeted us for no other reason than we are the United States of America. It was a sad, cowardly act that saw the death of hundreds of Americans. Then on September 11th, 2012, terrorists of the same ideology attacked the American consulate in Benghazi,…

Patriot Section Highlight: David Crockett

Today is a very special day. It is the birthday of famous Tennessee native and Texas hero David “Davy” Crockett. He was a frontier icon that has so many legends surrounding him it is kind of hard to distinguish history from legend to liberal indoctrination.  He served as a scout in the Tennessee militia in…

Worst Superhero Movies Part 2

I’ll be honest, not every superhero film will be or can be an Avengers: Age of Ultron or Batman VS Robin. Many of them are pointless, awful, hammy, or just plain dumb. Everything from casting to story to directing to special effects, they were put together with the effort of high school film club. You’ve seen Part 1, Here’s…

Music Review- Anthem Lights: America Medley

Before I get started, I just want to say Happy Independence Day and Happy Birthday, America! Caleb Grimm, Chad Graham, Joey Stamper, and Spencer Kane are the singers/musicians behind the band Anthem Lights. I have reviewed several of their songs, covers, and medleys, but I decided to do their newest patriotic additions: America Medley.  Using…

Top 50 Batman Villains TOP 10

I have been making my list of Top 50 favorite Batman villains. If you have been following, then you made it to the Top 50! Woohoo! Way to go. So, here is my Top 10 Batman bad guys. The Riddler- Edward Nashton is a brilliant criminal who has long plagued Gotham City. In fact, in…

Memorial Day 2016

What is Memorial Day? It is a day of remembrance. We as patriot citizens of the United States of America take this day to remember all of our fallen heroes. We remember the brave men and women who gave the ultimate sacrifice to ensure that America is the home of the free and home of the…

Top 50 Batman Villains Part 4

Villains come and go, but Batman’s rogues seem to live on forever. From the inmates of Blackgate to the patients in Arkham Asylum, the Dark Knight always has a challenge with these folks. I have my favorites and I wanted to share them with you. Here is Part 4 of my Top 50 favorite Batman villains.  Dr.…

Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD Season 3 Review

Warning: Spoilers At the conclusion of Season Two, I honestly did not know where the series was going. While I enjoyed Brett Dalton’s character, the traitorous Grant Ward, his plot line of being the leader of Hydra was getting kind of old. I honestly was ready for our favorite SHIELD Team: Director Phil Coulson, Agent…

Top 50 Batman Villains Part 3

Batman protects Gotham City, but sometimes, the villains prove a challenge for him. From the patients in Arkham Asylum to the inmates of Blackgate, he has always has to come up with new ways to combat them. I have my favorites and I wanted to share them with you. Here is Part 3 of my Top 50 favorite Batman…

Top 50 Batman Villains Part 1

Batman has battled many villains in Gotham City. From crazy masterminds to deadly strategists, he has always overcome them. I have my favorites and I wanted to share them with you. Here is Part 1 of my Top 50 favorite Batman villains.  Rubio Dolar- Thinking himself a vigilante, Rubio went on a killing spree to avenge…

Remember April 30, 1789? Probably not.

Today, we are celebrating April 30, 1789. What happened on that very important day? It was the day that George Washington was sworn in as the very first President of the United States of America. He needed no teleprompter or a university with his name, though there are now. He was an All-American hero and while…

Top 11 New Spider-Man Movie Villains

Now that Disney and Sony Pictures have finally reached a deal, Spider-Man is finding a new film home in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, first appearing in Captain America: Civil War, but later in Spider-Man Homecoming. With all of this discussion, I decided to throw my hat in the ring and discuss the Top 11 Spidey’s villains…

19 Superheroes Who Deserve Their Own Movies

We’ve seen some incredible superhero films. The Amazing Spider-Man, The Dark Knight Rises, X-Men: Days of Future Past, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles just to name a few. There a few upcoming superhero films coming as well like Justice League, Dr. Strange, Wonder Woman, Black Panther, and many others. What about other great superheroes? There so…

Great Suspense Read: Dark Justice

I have reviewed some of novelist Brandilyn Collins’ other novels including Over The Edge. She is the purveyor of what she calls Seatbelt Suspense. There is no doubt of that. Dark Justice tells the story of Hannah Shire. She is the caretaker of her mother who suffers from dementia. After they come to an accident…

Christian Inspiration: Grace

I am going to start with the most well known Bible verse in the United States of America.  John 3:16- For God so loved the world that He gave His holy unique Son, that whoever believes in Him will not perish, but have eternal life. This is a perfect example of grace. What is grace,…

Patriot Section Highlight- Booker T. Washington

Booker T. Washington was born April 5, 1856 to a slave woman named Jane. After emancipation, they moved to be with Booker’s father inWest Virginia. He soon enrolled in Hampton Normal and Agricultural Institute and later the Wayland Seminary. Both places, he worked to pay for his schooling and left in 1878.  In 1881, he…