FDL Movie Night: The Blob

By: Monday July 4, 2011 5:00 pm

What could be more all-American and patriotic than a teen exploitation horror flick made by a crew specializing in religious and instructional films starring Steve McQueen. Ladies and gentlemen: The Blob, directed by Irvin S. Yeaworth, featuring a theme song by Burt Bacharach, is a masterpiece of small town angst and urgency that launched the careers of two superstars from the U.S. of A!

 

Independence Day: Independence or Interdependence?

By: Saturday July 2, 2011 2:15 pm

The United States of America has a responsibility to live up to its own legacy of ideals. Those ideals are equality, life, happiness, freedom and liberty for all Americans, by birth, naturalized, oppressed or by aspiration.

Inalienable Rights?

By: Sunday July 4, 2010 6:00 pm

As we celebrate here in the US, let’s remember that those inalienable rights are not only ours but are shared with all our brothers and sisters in humanity.

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