Monthly Archives: November 2012

Am I all wet?


As you know, I believe we should create jobs for members of our extended American family by buying products produced on our shores.  But increasingly, lots of things manufactured in America are made not by people, but by robots.  I came … Continue reading

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It’s easy to buy American this holiday season!


The Thanksgiving feast and Black Friday are in the past.  My email has been bombarded today with Cyber Monday offers.  I will peruse a few at lunch.  I will be doing my shopping for Christmas over the next few weeks, … Continue reading

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We can take care of our own


In 1978, I went to my first Bruce Springsteen concert.  It was at the Arena in Seattle.  I had just gotten back from a trip from Europe and lucked into a second row ticket.  The show was just before Christmas, … Continue reading

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Toys Made in USA


Originally posted on Turner Toys:
Turner Toys is proud to carry almost 100 toys that are made in the USA.   Why do we carry American-made toys when we could probably buy less expensive products?  Many of the American companies that…

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Made in America


Originally posted on the.perennial.style:
Happy Post Election Day!  No matter if you are Republican, Democrat, or Independent we all have one thing in common, we are proud to be an American!  As a proud American, I have been…

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Consider This


If you have not checked out the madeinusachallenge.com site yet, please do so pronto. Sarah blogs about alot of great Made in the U.S. products. During the upcoming holiday season, please check the label. I will be posting the Simply … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Where We’re Shopping: Made Collection


Originally posted on At the Corner of Classic and Modern:
The December issue of Esquire magazine, now available on newsstands, features 45 “great American things” ranging from a leather football to Virginian oysters. Some of the American products mentioned in the story…

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