The ultimate guide to Christmas films

White Christmas

Summary: Here is the ultimate guide to your holiday season video watching. All the lists of Christmas films. The source of traditional Christmas chick-flicks. The two greatest modern Christmas films. And my recommendation of the two best Xmas films from the pre-revolutionary era. The usual Christmas fare There are many lists of Christmas films. They … Continue reading The ultimate guide to Christmas films

A Christmas gift to us from George Washington

Summary: For Christmas we interrupt our usual warnings for a reminder about an event from our past that still can inspire us today. America was created by the Founders' bets against long odds, conditions far whose than those we whine about today. Regular service will resume tomorrow. Best wishes for a Merry Christmas to you all! A real Christmas story, … Continue reading A Christmas gift to us from George Washington

The 1914 Christmas Truce gives us hope for tomorrow

Summary: Hope for a better future comes from flashes of the past, proof that we're capable of better things that we do today. Once such moment was the creation after WWII of a new world order based on law (now ruined by our hands). Another was the truce on Christmas 1914 in the trenches of … Continue reading The 1914 Christmas Truce gives us hope for tomorrow