Tag Archives: War of Northern Aggression

That Flag

The map is not the territory. The symbol is not the thing. Alfred Korzybski said so – and this is not a pipe – so don’t get confused. And the Confederate flag is just a flag. Lee surrendered at Appomattox. … Continue reading

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The Old Dominion

Virginia’s state nickname “The Old Dominion” came from King Charles II of England – because the folks in the colony remained loyal to the crown during the English Civil War. His father – Charles I – had been beheaded by … Continue reading

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