Charlie Daniels is a legendary American singer, song writer, guitarist, and fiddler famous for his contributions to country and southern rock music. Daniels has been active as a singer since the early 1950s. He was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry on January 24, 2008.

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January 19, 2016, 9:57 AM EST
Back in the days of the mega ranches and cattle drives, one of the highest compliments you could pay a cowboy was to say, "He rides for the brand."
January 18, 2016, 10:49 AM EST
If what happened in Cologne and other cities in Germany on New Years Eve, when young Muslim men insulted, groped, robbed and raped German women who were on the street celebrating the holiday doesn't wake Germany up, they are in for a long and probably irreversible ride.
December 28, 2015, 11:36 AM EST
In all my years, living through good times and bad, war, recession, periods of great advancement, social upheaval, the eradication of catastrophic diseases and the myriad of forward leaps and backward slides in this United States of America, I have never seen a time when our population was on such adversarial footing.
December 14, 2015, 3:14 PM EST
To say Donald Trump is brash, self-aggrandizing, abrasive and given to 360 degree offensive statements would be an understatement of universal proportions. 
December 11, 2015, 9:41 AM EST
To have a self-acclaimed socialist in the Senate of a nation that spent two generations fighting against it is a surprise, but to have one running to be the leader of the free world is a real wake up call as to how far removed this last generation has drifted from the truth of the abject failure of socialism and what an unworkable system it really is.
December 7, 2015, 3:18 PM EST
The New York Daily News had a full-page headline that read, "God Isn’t Fixing This," a pointed jab at a suggestion that many Americans pray that God will intervene in America's struggle with radical Islam.
November 25, 2015, 11:55 AM EST
What is the first and foremost responsibility of an American president?
November 17, 2015, 12:11 PM EST
If the recent events in Paris do not convince the Western nations that the world is not safe for free people with ISIS in it, I don't think anything short of a cosmic collision will.
November 11, 2015, 9:55 AM EST
Today is the day we set aside every year to honor those who have served our nation in our armed forces. My memory goes back to a blustery Sunday in 1941 – December 7 to be exact – when my family gathered around my grandparents big floor model radio to listen to a scratchy overseas broadcast informing us that Japanese war planes had attacked our Naval base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii, doing massive damage to a major part of the Pacific Fleet that was moored there.
November 2, 2015, 3:42 PM EST
Some of my first vivid memories are the bombing of Pearl Harbor and the opening days of the Second World War, and the first news about the attack came to us over the radio.
October 26, 2015, 2:09 PM EDT
When United Nations Resolution 181 was implemented in 1948, the agreement among the nations that a small sliver of land along the Mediterranean Sea – roughly the size of New Jersey – should be given to the Jews of the world. The children of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob began arriving in the homeland they had prayed for, wept for and longed for for nearly two thousand years.
October 13, 2015, 10:21 AM EDT
Gun control is one of the most divisive subjects in America, a “cause celeb,” a political football, a challenge to the Second Amendment and a thumb perpetually being stuck in the eye of law abiding citizens by President Obama.
October 7, 2015, 5:25 PM EDT
The modern day process for electing a president, seems to me, to be more of media circus and a personality pageant than the serious, issue-oriented, truth-seeking operation it should be.
October 5, 2015, 10:32 AM EDT
Vladimir Putin breezed into New York, did a 60 Minutes interview, addressed the United Nations General Assembly, announced what amounts to a takeover of the leadership role in the Middle East and left Barack Obama standing on the sidelines with his hat in his hand.
September 28, 2015, 11:06 AM EDT
America has always been known as the champion of huddled masses, the refuge for the poor and politically dispossessed, a haven of peace and safety, a land of opportunity where the poorest of immigrants could become the head of a corporation or at the least begin a successful family business to be passed down through the generations.
September 18, 2015, 5:01 PM EDT
I watched the Republican presidential debates Wednesday night in hopes that – this being the second debate – the people asking questions would steer the subject away from personalities and addressing verbal insults the candidates had made about each other and toward some meaningful dialogue dealing with the mountain of serious issues the next president will have to deal with.
September 15, 2015, 11:07 AM EDT
The influx of refugees from the perpetually war-torn Middle East currently flooding Europe presents a problem of immense measures right now, but the current problems it presents pales in comparison to the problems it will present in the future.
September 11, 2015, 2:44 PM EDT
Last weekend was Labor Day Weekend, and ninety-four million Americans are still not in the labor force.
September 8, 2015, 12:05 PM EDT
During a recent night in Nashville, Tennessee, someone wrote the following in huge letters on an abandoned truck trailer in a vacant lot.
September 1, 2015, 11:13 AM EDT
Kate Steinle was in the prime of life. She was 31 years old, she was beautiful, a family person and a productive citizen.