Friday, February 22nd, 2008

 

Tryon Resolves, Declaration of Independence, NC Hornets Nest in Revolution

Almost a year before the US Declaration of Independence was signed, a group of patriots in Tryon County NC, just west of Charlotte, signed The Tryon Resolves. The Tryon Resolves, signed in August 14, 1775,¬†was a list of grievances against the British government in response to the battle of Lexington. During the revolution, the area around Charlotte was referred to as a hornet’s nest because of the fierce opposition the british¬†encountered. In fact, one of the worst defeats the british suffered was at the Battle of Kings Mountain, just westRead More


Enron, US president, media bias, NY Times

I have seen this email before and I received it again yesterday and thought it was worth posting. You won’t read about this in the mainstream media. You will read malicious, smear stories about an honorable man, John McCain, in the NY Times. How Enron Worked the President! (This is an interesting bit of information that you don’t hear much about.) 1. Enron’s chairman did meet with the president and the vice president in the Oval Office. 2. Enron gave $420,000 to the president’s party over three years. 3. ItRead More