Lip Service

    Sean Patrick Cardinal O’Malley, who presided over the canonization funeral mass of Ted Kennedy, read about it here, continues to disappoint.  Boston Catholic Insider gives us the details:     Cardinal Sean O’Malley appeared with liberal Democratic Gov. Deval

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July 20, 1864: Battle of Peachtree Creek

Sherman was closing in on Atlanta.  General Joseph Johnston had delayed the advance of Sherman but he had not been able to stop him.  On July 8 Sherman crossed the Chattahoochie River, the last major physical obstacle between him and

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July 20, 1969: Americans Set Foot on the Moon

Back on July 20, 1969, astonishingly to me  forty-five years ago, I remember staying up to watch this with my father.  Here is a NASA Contractor Report on the flag raising.  My father was not the most talkative man in the world, but I

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