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Tom’s July 4th Message

This year marks the 59th July 4th celebration in my life.  My first memories where watching fireworks being launched over the Fort Worth skyline some 12 miles from our ranch house.   I remember the bicentennial celebration at Hampton Roads overlooking the Norfolk Naval Base.  My children and I camped out overnight for the Boston Pops on numerous occasions.  I…

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Make Mine Freedom! – Timeless animation from 1948

Many of you are well aware of my fondness for animation.  While this is not a Walt Disney production (I’ve simply got to love the formerly classified “Victory Through Airpower” production by Walt for the government during WWII) this piece from 1948 has a timeless message wrapped in artwork that may remind us of a a seemingly better age. It…

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