July 12, 2012
Reagan Is Gone - Is Sarah Palin America's Next 'Great Cheerleader'?
Some might think me just a naïve, sentimental old fart. I still remember living in the projects of Baltimore and seeing my dad walking to work. Every eye was on the handsome young black man in his blue dress uniform with polished brass buttons, starched white shirt, and spit-shined black shoes. Dad was one of the first blacks to break the color barrier into the Baltimore City Fire Department. I was nine years old and so proud of my dad. While race-baiters and haters love to bash our great country, saying there should have never been a "color barrier" into the Baltimore City Fire Department, the truth of the matter is that black and white Americans together saw this evil and corrected it. Jesus said that he who is without sin may cast the first stone. It is time that we move on. For crying out loud, we now have a black president of the United States. Dad went on to be Baltimore City Fire Department's first black Firefighter of the Year, a...(Read Full Article)