From the hill overlooking the Lost River in Gonvick, Michael and I silently gazed down on the traveling Vietnam Veteran Memorial Wall standing tall and silent against the green grass and golden sunset. There were no words.
The sight of the names of 58,307 service men and women who lost their lives in Vietnam engraved on the wall was one of the most sobering experience of my life.
Whether or not you or a family member served in Vietnam, as an American the wall fills you with solemnity. There are tears. When the memorial comes to your town, take the time to see it.
Once seen, never forgotten.
Article written by Dan Arcand, Freedom-Loving Patriotic Canadian
In June, a brave Canadian police officer, Ontario Constable Erin Howard, will face a disciplinary board in Whitby, Ontario.
And for what!?!
For having the temerity to speak to Canadians directly from her squad car in February. For saying what everyone was feeling. For recognizing the unity the Trucker Freedom Convoy provoked across the country.
When I saw her on the 54-second video that raced across the nation, it brought tears to my eyes. I felt such joy mixed with relief at the sight of an officer representing our fears and our hopes as Canadians while wearing the uniform we all needed to believe in.
And for this "crime" she is publicly persecuted.
This is yet another in a series of unbelievable events we Canadians find ourselves starring in.
Patrick Henry Drives a Truck! The Eloquence of Canadian and American Freedom Loving Patriots
"America is a land of heroes."
Who will ever forget that immortal phrase with which President Trump began the most legendary American speech since The Gettysburg Address?
The date was February 4th, 2020.
The event: President Trump's State of the Union address.
America is a land of heroes.
This is a place where greatness is born, where destinies are forged and where legends come to life...
Ladies and Gentlemen, our ancestors built the most exceptional republic ever to exist in all of human history and we are making it greater than ever before....
This nation is our canvas and this country is our masterpiece....
Our spirit is still young, the sun is still rising, God’s grace is still shining, and my fellow Americans, the best is yet to come.
Better patriotic rhetoric simply doesn't exist. It can't. The language of Liberty doesn't get any better than this.
The best part is that, with a pinch and a pat, this incredible eloquence can be adapted to Canada, to Australia, to New Zealand, to France ...wherever Freedom is cherished in the hearts of men, women and children, then "God's grace is still shining...and the best is yet to come!"
And if you listen very, very closely, you will hear President Trump's voice trembling with tears as he speaks these immortal words.
Yet, ever since the stolen election of 2020, it's seemed to me that some people (especially on Gab) are hyper-focused on the General Washingtons, shall we say, as they believe physical confrontation is the only way to restore our "most exceptional Republic" and not focused enough on the Patrick Henries, Thomas Jeffersons and other Founding Fathers who wrote and spoke words that instill Freedom in our very souls. For me, words is where it's at. Without words, what are you fighting for!?!
That's why, in my opinion, there's too much emphasis on "alter or abolish," forgetting that our Founding Fathers spent years exhausting every possible peaceful method to wrest our God-given rights from the clutches of England.
When the livestream of yesterday's Freedom Convoy in Ottawa began with the view of two Canadians basking in an inflatable hot tub, giving an interview to the media through billows of steam, that's when I knew it was gonna be a good day in Ottawa and indeed it was!
But if stripping off to your knickers in 34°F with a flag-stiffening gale in front of 2.3 million partying Canadians isn't your thang, they also had two wood-fired saunas quietly steaming at Coventry. Nothing like all the comforts of home during a #FreedomConvoy!
All this just to return to the normalcy of 2019. The mind reels!
President Trump Speaks! "...With the help of Righteous American Patriots...our movement...is just getting started."
One of the most unforgettable moments in American politics was the indescribable expression on our President's face as he descended the golden escalator after clinching the Presidency in 2016. It was the expression of a man who was deeply moved, almost to the point of tears.
Yesterday, America, we saw that expression again as our beloved President-in-Exile took the stage to address the North Carolina GOP Convention. Over 1.8+ million Americans watched via Right Side Broacasting and when President Trump stepped onto the stage...wow!!! The Live Chat went crazy! Everyone was posting hearts, flags, tears and even goosebumps faster than anyone can read. The love for him was palpable. The patriotism unsurpassed.
And what a speech he gave! Our President went off teleprompter (as usual!) almost immediately and ad libbed off-and-on for ninety minutes.
Maybe I just wasn't paying attention. Maybe it happened...and they're trying to erase history à la the Mandela Effect. Maybe all-of-the-above.
"If only President Trump's overwhelming re-election win had been honored," I often think, "we'd be living in Camelot now."
But then I look back and think, "But it didn't seem like Camelot during his first four years in office."
Partly, it's my fault. Maybe it was Camelot-ish and I just wasn't paying attention, wasn't enjoying his Administration to the fullest.
But mostly it's the fault of the Loony Left and RINOs who fought him so viciously, that it became painful to watch him, always so embattled, always on the defensive, always stonkered at every turn. The political drama obscured so many of the glorious moments of the Camelot that President Trump and Melania were painstakingly trying to create.
All those beautiful moments of White House pageantry...the holidays, state dinners, etc. How did I miss so many of them? Was anyone reporting on them or was I watching the wrong news venues or...or...or?
President Trump and Melania are high-class-on-steroids. Always impeccably dressed, fulfilling White House protocol and traditions with the utmost in good taste and dignity with reverence for our history and veneration for the White House which a former President described as "the best house, because you go there to serve."
Here are a collection of videos of the glory days from President and Mrs. Trump's Camelot. Beautiful moments for us to cherish and relive as we wait patiently for the goodness, grace and glory of Trump's Camelot to return and finally be fulfilled.
The Generosity of Donald Trump: Where He's Donated All $1,378,333 of His Presidential Salary
Pictured: Donald Trump burning widow Annabelle Hill's mortgage. In 1986, the Hill family were in danger of losing their ancestral farm. Mr. Hill killed himself believing his life insurance would pay off the mortgage. Unbeknownst to him, his insurance policy had a suicide clause so his widow didn't receive a penny, lost her husband and was still on the cusp of losing their farm. When Donald Trump heard the story, it touched his heart. Trump and a partner each paid $78,000 to pay off her mortgage in full and burned it in effigy at Trump Tower! https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3449920/That-time-Donald-Trump-saved-family-farm-Widow-s-daughter-campaign-rally-recall-Donald-paid-mom-s-300-000-mortgage-father-committed-suicide.html#v-2421761637381487343
In a 2016 interview with Lisa Stahl, Trump did something only two presidents in history have ever done. He affirmed he would be serving without pay. By accepting only $1 each year (as required by law), he joins Herbert Hoover and John F. Kennedy as the only two presidents who served and defended solely from Love of Country.
Actually, when he made the promise, Trump had no idea how much the President is paid. (Isn't that adorable!?! Runs for the job. Has no idea what it pays!)
By serving for free, he proves yet again that America is his sole motivation. As he just said in Fayetteville, NC, "As God is my witness, I will never let you down" and he never has.
This is the story the Mainstream Media has tried very hard to throw shade on but never managed to debunk because duh! It's true!
Here's where President Donald J. Trump has donated his paychecks, each quarter, for the past four years.
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