Five U.S. Presidents, Five Great Americans

The picture of President Obama standing with the four living former U.S. presidents at the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Library in Dallas is a grand statement for us, and the rest of the world, as to whom we are. No one had to die for any one of them...

James K. Polk: Our Worst President?

Some wars fall between the cracks. That appears to be what happened with Polk’s War. James K. Polk was our 11th president. He is often listed as the worst president we’ve ever had. Polk’s War was actually the Mexican War of 1846-48. Before and during...