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January 21, 2010

John Wayne: "The first thing I'll teach my daughter is the Lord's Prayer"

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6 comments:

  1. What a wonderful video! Thanks Patrick

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  2. Ahhhh "Why aren't there heroes like yesterday's heroes? (And whatever happened to melody?")

    Wait! There's Patrick Madrid! Yeehaw!!!

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  3. Excellent...two giants still relevant today, but sadly, sorely missed! True blue Americans

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  4. Two of my favorite heros... sorry that I didn't appreciate both of them more when they were alive. Although I never met either, I do so admire them both.

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  5. My son is only 6 years old, but he is a big fan of John Wayne (...and he knows the Lord's Prayer!).

    I wish there were more movie stars and old-fashioned heroes around like that, but at least we still have their movies and clips like this to learn from, and to show our kids.

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  6. On the way home for Christmas, I stopped at John Wayne's birthplace in Winterset, IA, and gained a better appreciation for the actor (and deathbed Catholic) in those old westerns I watched with my father.

    I blogged about the trip, if anyone's interested:

    http://sethnaser.blogspot.com/2010/01/impromptu-pilgrimage.html

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