Category Archives: entertainment

Strike Up the Band!

There have been many special folks who’ve carried Our Dad’s Flag over the past year. This time last year, the flag was busy remembering the Alamo and helping issue a warm – as he wakes – welcome to Punxsautauney Phil on Ground Hog’s Day.  Then … Continue reading

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Pixar This

This Our Dad’s Flag posting is one for Our Kids. The young one’s behind Our Dad’s Flag would like to thank our friend out on the West Coast (Cheryl!), as she hit up her friends in Emeryville, CA at a company responsible for some of the best … Continue reading

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A Galaxy Far, Far Away

In a galaxy far, far away a rocky planet, called ’55 Cancri e’ was introduced to the world today. 10/11/12 will now be known in history as the day of the diamond planet, when researchers announced the discovery of the … Continue reading

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Summer Vacation

Our Dad’s Flag had a very busy summer vacation but “school came along just to end it.” There was no finer anthem in our house than that of the famed Disney cartoon Phineas & Ferb theme song, dedicated to all kids finding … Continue reading

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A Final US Open Rally

Our Dad’s Flag visit to the U.S. Open was amazing! Hopefully next year when Our Dad is back we’ll get down to the stadium for Arthur Ashe’s Kids Day and see some great matches as well. We thank Ms. Robin Jones for her … Continue reading

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The Moon and a Star

In Memory : Neil Alden Armstrong, 1930-2012 When Our Dad listed the numerous people that he most admires he included Neil Armstrong, the famous American Astronaut who made one small step . . . as the first human on the … Continue reading

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More with Team USA

There have been some awesome Olympic events going on in London these past few days. Here at home, we’re so excited to watch, cheer and celebrate for all the athletes and especially Team USA. Our kids headed out to summer camp this morning … Continue reading

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Let The Games Begin!

Team USA is already in action across the pond in London as they enter the 17 days of the 2012 Olympic Games followed by the Paralympic Games. As the world comes together to compete with a total of 14,000 athletes, … Continue reading

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Elmo: Forever Young

 Our furry friend Elmo has played a huge role in our family and in the history of Our Dad’s Flag. He’s been with us since the beginning: in his stuffed version for hugging the day we informed the children that Our … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary America

Happy belated 4th of July! This month we do lots of celebrating: our country’s independence, many birthdays of friends and family members, and anniversaries — especially the wedding anniversary of “Our Dad” and “Our Mom.” But enough about them, let’s get to an exciting … Continue reading

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Hail to the Chief

We at Our Dad’s Flag would like to send our thanks to the President, Mr. Stephen Colbert, of The Colbert Nation and all his folks at The Colbert Report for supporting the Our Dad’s Flag project. He is the President … Continue reading

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Rock On . . . And On

Cleveland, OH Rocks Cleveland does rock . . . and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum is just the place to go for a rockin’ awesome time. Our Dad’s Flag recently hung out backstage and on stage … Continue reading

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From Bluegrass to A Blue Star

“The Show That Made Country Music Famous.” The Grand Ole Opry started 80 years ago as a network radio show that now has a recorded history of old time string-bands, a stage that witnessed the birth of bluegrass, honky-tonk, The … Continue reading

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One Man’s Empire

  Okay, that’s not a real script but mom took some liberties . . . however, in reality, Our Dad’s Flag was recently taken for a stroll along the faux “grand promenade”, the set of Boardwalk Empire. Our host? The show’s … Continue reading

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We’d like to thank The Academy

The 84th Annual Academy Awards® will be presented this weekend, and it seems only fitting to let you in on the presumed whereabouts of Our Dad’s Flag. The envelope please . . . Our Dad’s Flag is currently ‘on location’ … Continue reading

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