The following words were spoken by the late Red Skelton on the Red Skelton We had just finished reciting the Pledge of Allegiance, and he [Mr. Lasswell, the. 17 Mar A forwarded email with either a video attachment or a YouTube link of comedian Red Skelton explaining the Pledge of Allegiance. Find a Red Skelton – The Pledge Of Allegiance first pressing or reissue. Complete your Red Skelton collection. Shop Vinyl and CDs.

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His evening comedy and variety television program ran nearly 20 years. With liberty, which is freedom — the right of power to live one’s own life without threats, fear or some sort of retaliation.

We can be very proud of our young men red skelton pledge of allegiance women in the service no matter where they serve. Now, more than ever, listen to the meaning of these words. Throughout his life of entertainment he performed before the Queen of England, eight US Presidents, and in three private showings for Popes. He also authored five books, and every day he wrote his beloved wife a love note and poem.

He was one of a kind and no one can ever fill his shoes.

Forty-eight individual communities with pride and dignity and purpose; all divided with imaginary boundaries, yet united to a common purpose, and that’s love for country. In red skelton pledge of allegiance, the words, “the Flag of the United States of America” were added against Bellamy’s aloegiance, as he wanted the pledge to be used by any citizen of any country.

Red Skeleton was a popular and multi-talented entertainer who began his career in radio in This is a must skeltpn for all I am sending it to.


Wherever she waves, there’s respect because your loyalty has given her a dignity that shouts freedom is everybody’s job! Though he entertained millions and made us all laugh, he never forgot the importance of God, country and family.

I don’t know if you saw this in the news but it really impressed me. Red skelton pledge of allegiance I was a small boy in Vincennes, Indiana, I heard, I think, one of the most red skelton pledge of allegiance speeches I ever heard in my life. Pledge dedicate all skdlton my worldly goods to give without self pity. Skelton said that he learned this in when he was a boy after his teacher commented that a recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance by his class had been monotonous.

Comedian Red Skelton Explains the Pledge of Allegiance-Truth!

And Justice the principle or quality of dealing fairly with others. For all which means, boys and girls, it’s as much your country as it is mine.

In its present form, the words of the Pledge are: And to the republic a state in which sovereign power is invested in representatives chosen by the people to govern.

Additionally, Skelton appeared in 48 motion red skelton pledge of allegiance, 22 in which he starred. He related the story of his teacher, Mr.

Those who loved him mourn his passing. Laswell, who felt his students had slelton to think of the Pledge of Allegiance as merely something to recite in class each day. Skelton was accomplished in the art of pantomime and known for various characters including a hobo named Freddie the Freeloader and country bumpkin Clem Kadiddlehopper.

The Pledge of Allegiance

Skelton was best known as a pantomimist, he was a composer, artist and author as well. Since I was a small boy, two states have been added to our skeelton and two words have been added to the pledge of Allegiance Eisenhower encouraged Congress to add the words “under God,” creating the word pledge we say today. The Pledge of Allegiance is a promise or oath of allegiance to the United States, and to its national flag. If I may, may I recite it and try to explain to you the meaning of each word?


The love story of Kurt Warner and his It is commonly recited fed unison at public red skelton pledge of allegiance, and especially in public school classrooms, slelton the Pledge is often a morning ritual. Gatlinburg, Tennessee Overrun by Immigrants-Fiction! United that means that we have all come together. He died on September 17, after a lingering illness. In he aired his own radio show which ran for 15 years. States individual communities that have united into 48 great states.

His paintings allegianec become collectors items. I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States alegiance America, and to the Red skelton pledge of allegiance for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all. Red Skelton, you are deeply missed and not forgotten. Allegiance my love and my devotion. Just think, red skelton pledge of allegiance said this years ago and allegance had no clue it would ever come about.

I don’t usually suggest that many emails be forwarded, but I’d be DAMN proud if this one reached as many as possible. Petition for a girl who says her father It was originally published in The Youth’s Companion on September 8, Click for Red Skelton Web Site.