Recently an Emily gentleman wished that "Old Glory be loved and admired for ever". One of the first things I learned from regular United States Army NCOs' in my high school freshman year was how to salute the Flag of America and superior officers.
The effort to recall Wisconsin Governor Walker is likely to fail because the average voter does not have retirement pension and medical benefits which equal those held by Wisconsin's public sector workers.
Our dad worked at the Northwest Paper Company here in Brainerd for over 20 years, retiring in 1967. He worked his tail off changing shifts each and every week along with everyone else that was fortunate enough to have a job there.
Not being a sports fan doesn’t mean I begrudge those who enjoy sporting events nor do I envy those who become wealthy and successful but it’s difficult to understand why wealthy owners of sports teams who seem to have no compunction of forcing taxpayers to pay for bigger and better sports stadiu...