Remembering the Alamo

Today’s post is a repeat from my earlier blog, “Columbus Day Riot”, first posted in 1999.  Since I recently commented on how so many things have gotten screwed up in the last 10 years, I thought it would be fun to remember the old daze – when the National Debt was about half what it will be shortly and our biggest concern was how to pay it off.  What could have been different?  If we had followed my adivce and given Texas back to Mexico we wouldn’t even have a President from that former state, for example.

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