"Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same, or one day we will spend our sunset years telling our children and our children's children what it was once like in the United States where men were free." - President Ronald Reagan
Friday, May 26, 2017
We remember John Wayne (1907-1979)
We remember John Wayne, who was born on this day in 1907. “The Duke” was the greatest cowboy of the movies. He died in 1979.
Wayne made dozens of westerns, from “The searchers” to “True grit”.
My favorite movie was “The shootist”. It was his last movie. Ironically, it was about an aging cowboy at the end of his life: