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Red, White, and… Books!

Red, White, and… Books!

  It’s Memorial Day — A day when Americans offer tribute to those who paid the highest price serving this beautiful country in the U.S. military. It’s a day of remembrance, flowers, flags, and hopefully family and friends. If you have lost a family member in the line of duty, we join you in honoring

Flyover: The Stories We’ve Missed

  Thanksgiving offers us an annual pause from the pace of life to return to places we do not often visit and gather with people we do not often see. Indeed, I live in what some call a “flyover state” — Minnesota — a placed that many visitors fly over while hopping coast to coast.

The New World

Editor’s note: Thanksgiving is fast-approaching. But how many of us really know the origin story of this holiday? According to author Jay Milbrandt, we’ve commercialized and sanitized the story into one that is more legend than truth. He states, “I had simply glossed over the story until I traced my own lineage back to two of