I heard this today and thought it particularly relevant for Independence Day listening.
Today is Labor Day in the United States. It is a national holiday where we celebrate the contributions of the American Worker to society, the nation and the world. It spawns parades, barbeque and the start of fall. I think John F. Kennedy summed it up nicely (emphasis added by myself):
The history of the United States is in vital respects the history of labor. Free men and women, working for a better life for themselves and their children,
OK, so I woke up Monday morning and my old router was in fact dead. No one was able to work, so I didn’t actually fix my problem. So, we went and returned the new router purchased Saturday and got a D-Link DIR-628 Wireless Rangeplus N router. So far I am very pleased with this router. Everything I’ve asked from it it has done perfectly. It also has a more robust feature set than the Linksys I purchased and replaced,
From “A Charlie Brown Christmas”, Charlie Brown finds himself depressed and wondering what the true meaning of Christmas is, Linus responds below:
“And there were in the same country shepherds, abiding in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. And, lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them, and the glory of the Lord shone round about them! And they were sore afraid … And the angel said unto them,
Today is July 4, 2007 Independence day for the United States. 231 years ago today the Declaration of Independence was unanimously approved by the continental congress. The drafting of the Declaration was assigned to a committee of people: Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, Roger Sherman and Robert R. Livingston. Because of Thomas Jefferson’s writing expertise the committee assigned the task to him. Thomas Jefferson’s draft was mostly unaltered with the exception of a couple of passages.
I want to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Happy Kwanzaa or whatever your preference and a Happy New Year.
Wow, 3 posts in one night after being silent for quite a while. But, Happy Halloween and I hope everyone had a happy and Safe Halloween.
I realize I didn’t do any bloody fonts, flying bats or anything like that , but maybe next year