March 29 is Vietnam Veterans Day In 2012 President Obama signed a proclamation declaring March 29 as ... Half a century after those helicopters swept off the ground and into the annals of history, we pay tribute to the fallen, the missing, the wounded, the millions who served, and the ... 03/28/2015 - 3:58 am | View Link
Obama and world leaders pay tribute to the men who stormed the Normandy beaches President Barack Obama led world leaders in paying emotional tribute ... ceremonies on the beaches of northern France, where the biggest amphibious assault in history was launched on June 6, 1944. Mr Obama spoke from the Normandy American Cemetery and ... 06/6/2014 - 9:18 am | View Link
President Obama pays tribute Obama placed a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns May 26 and then spoke to an audience of more than 3,000 people in the Memorial ... the Overland Campaign in Virginia, the cemetery has become the place where “Americans have come here to pay tribute ... 05/30/2014 - 3:34 am | View Link
Justin Timberlake and Other Celebrities Pay Tribute on Memorial Day 2014 Justin Timberlake and many other celebrities have paid tribute to ... Happy Memorial Day.'' Ceremonies and parades are taking place across the US today in honour of fallen troops. Yesterday (25.05.14) President Barack Obama arrived in Afghanistan to ... 05/26/2014 - 3:49 pm | View Link
Stars pay tribute to the troops on Memorial Day Happy Memorial Day.'' Ceremonies and parades are taking place across the U.S. today in honour of fallen troops. Sunday President Barack Obama arrived in Afghanistan to speak with soldiers treated at a base hospital. He also paid tribute to the more than ... 05/26/2014 - 8:34 am | View Link
snopes.com: Barack Obama and the D-Day Monument Origins: This item claiming that President Barack Obama is the only U.S. President who has "failed to go to the D-Day Monument" on the anniversary of that event is a ... 03/28/2015 - 9:20 am | View Website
President Obama Failed to Attend D-Day Ceremonies at ... President Obama Failed to Attend D-Day Ceremonies-Fiction! Summary of the eRumor: This is a forwarded email that said that for the past 68 years there has only been ... 03/28/2015 - 2:54 am | View Website
Breitbart TV Cruz: I’m Not Taking Obamacare Subsidy, I Comply With Law As Written Fournier: WH Caught Trying to ‘BS’ on Bergdahl Steve King: Boehner, Peter King Attacking ... 03/27/2015 - 1:18 pm | View Website
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President Obama Speaks from Arlington National Cemetery on ... President Obama Makes a Surprise Trip to Thank Troops in Afghanistan; Weekly Address: Paying Tribute to Our Fallen Heroes This Memorial Day; TAPS Celebrates the 20th ... 03/18/2015 - 8:13 am | View Website
Every election cycle can be considered, first and foremost, a monument to hype. With every passing week, the political world is a blizzard of brash predictions, bold pronouncements, and bad advice. This year, your Speculatroners shall convene every Sunday and attempt to decode and defang in a way that will hopefully leave you feeling unharmed and less confused.
For no particular reason, we were inspired this week to go back and look at the Census Bureau's historic data on voting trends by race and age. Perhaps it was all of the talk of 2016. Perhaps it was knowing that there were tables of numbers sitting out there, waiting to be charted.
Leonard Pitts thinks Starbucks has a Venti heart.
Am I the only person in America not making fun of Howard Schultz?
The Starbucks CEO bought himself a ton of ridicule recently when he attempted to jumpstart a national dialogue on race by having baristas write the words “Race Together” on customers’ cups of Cinnamon Dolce Light Frappuccino Grande or Caffe Misto Venti with extra coconut.
On Twitter, the campaign was dubbed “patronizing,” “absurd” and “a load of crap.” On The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, Rosie Perez said, “I don’t want to be forced to have a conversation.
In the April issue of The Atlantic, Jeffrey Goldberg reports on a remarkable incident last fall at the residence of Vice President Joseph Biden. Speaking before guests—including leaders of Jewish organizations and Jewish officials in the Obama administration—invited to celebrate Rosh Hashanah, Biden recalled meeting Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir when he was a young man in the Senate:“I’ll never forget talking to her in her office with her assistant—a guy named Rabin—about the Six-Day War,” he said.