I would like to start with a quote from the past to reflect on this day after Thanksgiving.
"It is the duty of all Nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey his will, to be grateful for his benefits, and humbly to implore his protection and favors."
-- George Washington (Thanksgiving Proclamation,
My last entry I stated that consumers were responsible for our problems created by the sub-prime loans; this has caused some comment that came back to me verbally (not on the net) that I was wrong, the Government is at fault. I will concede that the Government created the vehicles for this dilemma. But aren’t we responsible for our own actions. We as a people are to quick to jump on every type of Gov. help that becomes available. If we just stop and think of the long term consequences to these actions. A large number of programs designed in the name of providing homeownership for the lower income, are really just entitlements and a way to secure re-election votes for politicians. In the end We The People end up paying the bill.
I had a happy birthday and happy Thanksgiving call from my Brother Walter yesterday. He is in
For all that are following the mistakes made by the UN, and the mistakes WE as a Nation make following the whims of the UN‘s Global agenda; for example the High Seas Treaty that other nations have signed; which would undermine the sovereignty of the USA; I leave you with another quote.
“But if we are to be told by a foreign Power... what we shall do, and what we shall not do, we have