Category: Holliday

Giving Thanks for Being Sick This Thanksgiving

-By Warner Todd Huston Early this morning I woke up retching. Now there is a great way to start a Thanksgiving Day post, isn’t it? But even though the mere smell of my wife’s wonderful Thanksgiving dinner cooking in the kitchen is making me nauseous it still makes me realize just how thankful I am... Read more »

Professor: Hey That Thanksgiving Holiday is a Nazi Holiday, Ya Know?

-By Warner Todd Huston Yep, it’s another left-wing, anti-American, so-called “educator” coming out on one of our traditional national holidays and claiming that America is evil. Unfortunately, it’s become a tradition on every holiday that somewhere in the country a taxpayer supported university professor will come forth to trash one of our American traditions and... Read more »

236 Independence Days and Counting, But What Does it all Mean?

-By Warner Todd Huston Today America enjoys the celebration of 236 years of existence as a nation by noting the day we declared our independence from our Mother nation, England. Sadly, that celebration has, for too many, become the “July Fourth” holiday, a day of picnics, rote parades, “white sales,” and for some a day... Read more »

Freedom: Fighting for the Future

Veterans understand that they must bring that knowledge and that perspective to bear in a much wider fight, one that will require a commitment, focus, and sustained effort unlike any seen previously. They must carry with on the same mission they accepted while in uniform — defending freedom. Video courtesy of Concerned Veterans for America.

Thank You Veterans

Mitt Romney’s message for the day… “It’s time for us to come together and to carry our message across this country, we’re restoring those principles that made America the great nation that it is …. We’re going to keep America strong, and worthy of the great sacrifice of America’s veterans and those young men and... Read more »

Happy Memorial Day, 2012

As we take the day off to celebrate Memorial Day, we wish you and your family a great day.

MSNBC Liberal Chris Hayes 'Uncomfortable' Calling Our Troops 'Heroes'

-By Warner Todd Huston After a morning in remembrance of our fallen troops and an afternoon firing up the gas grill to burn up a mess of burgers, hot dogs, and brats for my family as we observe what has become a traditional American Memorial day meal (Some of us in my household are working... Read more »

Memorial Day 2012: THIS Is What American Troops Are Made Of...

-By Warner Todd Huston For Memorial Day, I don’t usually post much, preferring to dedicate the day to memorializing our troops. To do that this year, I am going to share this story about the mettle of our troops. What follows are excerpts from remarks by Marine Lt. Gen. John F. Kelly to the Semper... Read more »

The Beginnings of Memorial Day

-By Warner Todd Huston A few years after the Civil War as the nation started upon its long road toward reconciliation, rebuilding, and healing the wife of one of the war’s union generals noticed the touching devotion of Confederate widows, wives and their children as each year they came together to place flowers and little... Read more »

Happy Easter, 2012

As we take the day off to be with our families, we here at Publius Forum wish you and yours a very happy Easter Sunday. “He is not here: for he is risen, as he said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay. And go quickly, and tell his disciples that he is risen... Read more »