Tag: god bless america

Wildwood will continue playing Kate Smith on the Boardwalk

WILDWOOD, N.J. – One of New Jersey’s legendary beach resorts will continue to play Kate Smith’s legendary rendition of ‘God Bless America’ every morning on the Boardwalk. On Monday, Wildwood Mayor Ernie Troiano told 1210 WPHT’s Dom Giordano that his Read More

Op-Ed: “This is Kate Smith. Miss Smith is America.’’

By Dan Cirucci Posted with permission from The Dan Cirucci Blog — One of my earliest recollections is the sound of Kate Smith’s voice. Her late afternoon TV program, The Kate Smith Hour, was a daily ritual in our house while Read More

Yankees, Flyers can Kate Smith over 80-year-old racist songs

NEW YORK, NY — Two regional professional sports teams have severed ties with the legacy of the late legendary American vocalist Kate Smith. The rediscovery of songs including “Pickaninny Heaven” in which Smith sang of “colored children” and “great big Read More

ACLU bullies N.J. school into dropping “God bless America”

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Glenview Elementary School’s faculty and student body were just trying to honor September 11th’s victims by saying ‘God Bless America’ at the end of the daily recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance Read More