President’s Day Weekend

“If any man tells you he loves America, yet hates labor, he is a liar.”

– Abraham Lincoln

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19 responses to “President’s Day Weekend

  1. Abe was a pretty smart guy.

  2. TempeBev

    Another 3 day weekend for people to remember and honor our past presidents. We celebrated by going out to breakfast with friends. We forgot to discuss the meaning of President’s Day. We did, however, contribute to the reason for holidays. Sales!!! We bought a new copier that had a $70 rebate.

    Most of the time I wouldn’t even be aware of them without all the big sales promotions mentioned in the newspaper and online. Ahhhh – thank goodness for these special remembrance days.

  3. Dooty

    we could celebrate Presidents Day by inditing the former VP and P of these US of A of criminal activities.

  4. dog's eye view

    Great quote, dnd. Even more true today.

  5. dnd

    If it’s Sunday, it’s my favorite curmudgeon, Ed Quillen. This Sunday ‘ol Ed offers a Presidents day history test:

    http://www.denverpost.com/quillen/ci_17417704

  6. I had no idea you read the style section of HuffPo, learn something new every day.

  7. dnd

    I heard about the Royal wedding barf bag on Stephanie Miller so I googled it.

  8. dnd

    Here’s a little tune for Gov. Scott Walker

  9. dog's eye view

    Events move rapidly.

    And I hope Wisconsin recalls Governor Walker.

  10. Dooty

    dog, the WI gov is not eligible for recall until Jan 2012. After that….

  11. Breaking News Alert
    The New York Times
    Tue, February 22, 2011 — 9:13 PM ET
    —–

    Former White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel Is Elected Mayor of Chicago, A.P. Projects

    Rahm Emanuel, a former congressman who worked for two
    presidents, was elected mayor of Chicago on Tuesday, The
    Associated Press projected, marking a new path for a city
    that has, for 22 years, been led by a singular, powerful
    force, Richard M. Daley.

    Read More:
    http://www.nytimes.com?emc=na

  12. Today would have been Sen. Kennedy’s 79th birthday, I also just read today that Splash his dog passed away in December.