Authenticity has rarely been more sought after in our public life—and, at once, so elusive. Accountability—the knowledge that the men and women we elect will act, foremost, in our interest and not that of their donors—has become a civic myth. - Evan Osnos writing on New Yorker.com
“We have, what, 340 million guns in this country?” “You’re not getting rid of them. They’re not going away.” - Marie Zare, speaking at CPAC
Monday, July 3, 2017
Independence Day the Hamel Way
Long-time Hamel resident and local legend Buck Manning waves the flag, wishes us a Happy 4th, and reminds us all to come to Hamel tomorrow to watch the parade!