What would our Founding Fathers do?
New century, same issues facing Americans
- Duration 3:54
- Date Sep 15, 2012
New century, same issues facing Americans
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If he -- today Boy George watching and think about the United States of America.
And what what the founding fathers.
Think about what's going on.
This is the compelling question tackled in the new book.
The -- in the new founder's coop there's just a -- commoner and Mike Duncan Joseph -- -- done a good morning you guys are very good I find this to be one of the most fascinating books that I've seen.
Come across that the stage a long long time at the founding fathers come back.
You guys are both Villanova graduates know it's a long time both patriots tell -- -- what this book is about -- The -- -- the -- back to life in modern day America and we -- -- we see the the amazing country that we've created over the last 200 years through the eyes and none other than George Washington.
George -- technological advances the the fact that that all the races live together that our country is absolutely amazing with with the IG PS he loves that diseases -- by trade.
And he's he -- he's amazed by what we've done as far as destroying communism and fascism over the years.
And but he also those -- we have problems.
He's taken by the civil war.
Kicked a problem down the road so -- my agent comes back and he starts finding out about Abraham -- believe he is stunned by Abraham Lincoln and he's drawn to the Lincoln Memorial.
Because he says who wisest man that I didn't know who may be it.
Even more -- -- than me.
Who fought a war to keep our our country together.
And he's mesmerized by that and I think what the the bottom line is that will we know that the if found.
The problems we face -- can be solved if we go back to the founding principles.
And and listen to the founder said that the problems that we have right now we need to want to solve them and and that's what this book does 21 and treatment can solve 21.
My -- like what you've done is put together in novel that's kind of the founding fathers meets back to the future.
But at the same time you trying to comment on what's going on than in it in this country how much thumb was -- to do and why should people be reading a book like this.
That this was a lot of fun to do and it was a learning experience for us the story revolves around six unsuspecting Americans they're drawn together and independence hall.
They don't know why but they are.
They come together and and -- together George Washington appears to them not just a ghost of George Washington the George Washington.
He convinces each of them that they -- the embodiment of one of the founding fathers.
And once he's can once they're convinced.
-- -- get Washington give a make over taking the dentist for a quick you know quick trip there and then unleash a month -- It's so you've got Madison James Madison the book.
Who Ben Franklin you know who else Thomas Jefferson the -- cousins.
It's -- little -- come back.
-- 2012 Americans and in Philadelphia in Washington.
And there's a story line is the story line the -- characters do is really the the lead of the story he has Stanley promise he goes off with George stick to campaign for presidency.
And he leaves his wife at home he does have a lot of money he's a schoolteacher by trade.
And he's he he's -- like -- typical father in today's America who's out working.
And winning bread winning in May be he's not -- -- time at home so he has marital issues.
And all the while -- watch President Obama read if you read this what what -- -- he would learn that the founding principles need to be applied today.
And and we have the ability to fix our problems but the further we stray from the from the founding principles the worse it gets.
And what what's going on right now the tyranny in the country for their central government is way worsen with the founders faced from England back 200 years O'Connor and Mike Duncan the new book the new founders are ready -- states is superb book.
I did -- get this on Amazon.
And on your website of the WA until it on -- site www.
The new founders dot net.
Please it's worth things.
Thank you for this.