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    A happy and safe 4th of July to all!
    Minnesota Hockey

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    Re: Celebrate What Unites Us

    Woody and Irving. Different guys from different backgrounds with different perspectives who captured the greatness of America in song. First, Woody's anthem, performed by the incomparable Weavers of whom Carl Sanburg said: "When I hear America singing, the Weavers are there."

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aQ2ZeDKdJ38

    And Irving's prayer for America. Introduced by the divine Kate.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TnQDW-NMaRs&feature=fvsr

    Turn up your speakers and enjoy the music. And enjoy the day as well.
    Last edited by Old Pio; 07-04-2012, 06:08 AM.
    2011 Poser of the Year & Pulitzer Prize winning machine gunner.

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      Re: Celebrate What Unites Us

      Let us remember and thank the Founding.Fathers

      New Hampshire: Josiah Bartlett, William Whipple, Matthew Thornton

      Massachusetts: John Hancock, Samuel Adams, John Adams, Robert Treat Paine, Elbridge Gerry

      Rhode Island: Stephen Hopkins, William Ellery

      Connecticut: Roger Sherman, Samuel Huntington, William Williams, Oliver Wolcott

      New York: William Floyd, Philip Livingston, Francis Lewis, Lewis Morris

      New Jersey: Richard Stockton, John Witherspoon, Francis Hopkinson, John Hart, Abraham Clark

      Pennsylvania: Robert Morris, Benjamin Rush, Benjamin Franklin, John Morton, George Clymer, James Smith, George Taylor, James Wilson, George Ross

      Delaware: Caesar Rodney, George Read, Thomas McKean

      Maryland: Samuel Chase, William Paca, Thomas Stone, Charles Carroll of Carrollton

      Virginia: George Wythe, Richard Henry Lee, Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Harrison, Thomas Nelson, Jr., Francis Lightfoot Lee, Carter Braxton

      North Carolina: William Hooper, Joseph Hewes, John Penn

      South Carolina: Edward Rutledge, Thomas Heyward, Jr., Thomas Lynch, Jr., Arthur Middleton

      Georgia: Button Gwinnett, Lyman Hall, George Walton
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