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Reagan's biographer: A Dad Like Jack - How Ronald Reagan's Father influenced future President
Christian Concepts Daily ^
| June 17th, 2012
| Dr Paul Kengor
Posted on 06/17/2012 12:37:01 PM PDT by se99tp
When we open our newspapers on Fathers Day, we expect to find something nice about dadsoften heroic dads. Yet, for every boy or girl whose father was a doctor or Marine who stormed the beaches of Normandy, there is a dad who was more complicated; not a great dad but one still loved and had an impact, sometimes in unorthodox ways. This describes a father Ive studied: Jack Reagan, father of the late president, Ronald Reagan.
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TOPICS: Culture/Society; News/Current Events; Philosophy
KEYWORDS: dixon; jackreagan; youngreagan
Reagan's father instiled in future president work ethic, and hatred of racial and religious bigotry... Ronald Reagan never used his Christianity to show off...
posted on 06/17/2012 12:37:09 PM PDT
Marine who stormed the beaches of Normandy,
History faux pas, Paul.
While several hundred United States Marines were involved in the landings on D-Day, the storming of the beaches at Normandy was done by GIs.
posted on 06/17/2012 12:55:57 PM PDT
by A.A. Cunningham
(Barry Soetoro is a Kenyan communist)
posted on 06/18/2012 2:51:06 AM PDT
(The idea around which liberalism" coheres is that NOTHING actually matters except PR.)
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