Courtesy Don Van Beck
An American flag with President Obama’s image in place of the stars flew over a Florida county’s Democrat headquarters long enough to enrage local veterans who called the altered banner “a disgrace.”
Lake County Democratic Party officials took down the flag, which flew just below a standard Old Glory on the flagpole outside headquarters in Tavares following complaints by local veterans. But merely taking it down wasn’t enough for several local veterans, who said they fought for the flag Betsy Ross made famous, not one with a politician on it. View full article »
U.S. military forces sent helicopters into Somalia in a nighttime raid Tuesday and freed two hostages, an American and a Dane, while killing nine kidnappers, U.S. officials confirm.
American Jessica Buchanan, 32, and Dane Poul Hagan Thisted, 60, had been working with a de-mining unit of the Danish Refugee Council when they were kidnapped in October. View full article »
President Obama suggested Tuesday that Americans try to follow the lead of U.S. military forces and get past personal ambition and partisan obsession to “focus on the mission at hand” — keeping alive the American dream by restoring a U.S. economy.
In his annual State of the Union address, Obama said that the “defining issue of our time” is finding the means to uphold the promise that if people work hard, they will succeed. View full article »
President Obama has repeatedly lifted up China as a shining example for America to follow – here’s one such instance: View full article »