Loretta Lynn Receives Presidential Medal of Honor

Loretta Lynn was among 16 people awarded the Presidential Medal of Honor by President Barack Obama during a White House ceremony on November 20, reports The Tennessean. Obama told the crowd that Loretta’s first success came at age 19 when she won 17 blue ribbons at a local fair for her canned vegetables. “Fortunately for [...] Read More

Loretta Lynn to Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

Loretta Lynn will be among the sixteen recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Nation’s highest civilian honor presented to those who have made “especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interest of the United States, to world peace or to cultural or other significant public or private endeavors.” The awards will be [...] Read More

President Obama Reveals His Country Music Playlist Favorites

President Barack Obama revealed his 2012 playlist, reports the Huffington Post, and it turns out he’s got pretty diverse musical tastes. Bruce Springsteen, Al Green, Arcade Fire, No Doubt and Wilco all made his list, but he’s got a good amount of country on his iPod as well. Sugarland, Dierks Bentley, Darius Rucker, Zac Brown [...] Read More

ESPN Pulls Monday Night Football Theme After Hank Jr.’s Remarks

If you watched Monday Night Football last night, you saw the Tampa Bay Buccaneers beat the Indianapolis Colts. What you didn’t see was the familiar ”Are You Ready For Some Football?” opening, sung by Hank Williams Jr. ESPN pulled the song from the broadcast after comments Hank made about President Barack Obama. Yesterday morning while a guest on Fox News’ [...] Read More

Osama Bin Laden Killed by U.S. Special Forces

A quiet Sunday night took a wild turn as reports of Osama Bin Laden’s death spread like wildfire. Then, a little bit after 11 p.m. ET, President Barack Obama addressed the nation to confirm the report. President Obama outlined that U.S. Special Forces had killed Bin Laden early Sunday morning at a compound located in [...] Read More