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AMERICA'S NEXT CIVIL WAR!
Canadian Free Press ^ | Monday, December 24, 2012 | J.D. Longstreet

Posted on 01/03/2013 10:44:38 AM PST by Dick Bachert

“Tyrants preserve themselves by sowing fear and mistrust among the citizens by means of spies, by distracting them with foreign wars, by eliminating men of spirit who might lead a revolution, by humbling the people, and making them incapable of decisive action…” ... Aristotle

You’d think ole “Ari” might have been peering through some sort of cosmic window into modern day America some 2300 years ago with comments such as those above.

There’s another way to look at it, as well. One can grudgingly admit that the Greeks, of 2300 years ago, were smarter than modern Americans. In my estimation—you’d be right. So, I tend to go with the latter explanation.

See, America is building a head of steam preparing to go to war with itself a second time at this very moment. This is not unusual—not in America. We have already had two revolutions. You may recall the American Revolution against Great Britain and the second—the War for Southern Independence, often erroneously referred to as the American Civil War, or the War Between the States.

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A few days after the tragic Sandy Hook school murders, a young Marine in fatigues stationed himself at the front entrance of the Nashville elementary school his two children attend. Another parent heard him admit to a reporter that he was unarmed. The other parent commented that, even though the young Marine standing guard was not armed, it made him “feel better” to know he was there.

It’s often been observed that “perception is more important than reality”. The observation is often correct. It is never MORE CORRECT than for those we’ve come to call “liberals”. I prefer “statist” but “liberal” has morphed from its classic meaning to the other end of the spectrum so I’ll stay with it.

Since these folks operate almost entirely on EMOTION and FEELING, REALITY seldom allows FACTS to intrude upon the delusional worldview they have constructed and the comfort that provides them. It is that illogical, irrational and delusional mindset that prompts many of them to continue to quest after a Utopian society. The thought that such a society can and will never be achieved in a fallen world populated with failed sinners never penetrates whatever remains of their cognitive consciousness. It’s a DANGEROUS WORLD and, as the liberals continue to “define deviancy down”, it becomes more dangerous daily.

There is another, far more sinister, level of the “liberal” call for gun control.

It was Mencken who offered that “The urge to save humanity is most often a false front for the URGE TO RULE.” He clearly had been a student of the liberal politicians of his day. Were he alive today and able to observe the likes of Chuck Schumer, Diane Feinstein, Obama and the rest, he’d almost certainly have used far stronger language to frame his sage observation.

To conclude, dozens of studies reveal the FACTS concerning gun control. Those FACTS are that where firearms are widely and READILY available to law-abiding citizens, CRIME GOES DOWN! The liberals who willfully ignore the FACTUAL EVIDENCE and continue to call for gun control (i.e. the DISARMING of DECENT CITIZENS, thereby denying them the ability to exercise their God-given right to self-defense) are those about whom Mencken wrote: Their goal is NOT about preserving life. It is about the hell-bent pursuit of the impossible to achieve Utopian world where all are equal but some (that’d be THEM) are MORE equal than others (that’d be US).

There are many PRO-RTKABA videos on You Tube that your often busy lives don’t allow you to find on your own. Search there for “Gun Control”, watch them – and, more importantly – SHARE THEM with the folks in your orbit.

We’re in a fight. And losing will ultimately cost us much more than our right to our guns.

Dick Bachert 12/19/2012

1 posted on 01/03/2013 10:44:40 AM PST by Dick Bachert
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To: Dick Bachert

How many of these liberals screaming about Sandy Hook can actually name any of the kids hurt there?

I’m guessing not very many.


2 posted on 01/03/2013 10:50:18 AM PST by Tzimisce (The American Revolution began when the British attempted to disarm the Colonists.)
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To: Dick Bachert; Kartographer; Squawk 8888; Jack Black; Travis McGee
I don't know if this calls for you all to Ping your Lists.

But WOW, you should at least read it.

3 posted on 01/03/2013 10:54:47 AM PST by KC_Lion (Build the America you want to live in at your address, and keep looking up.-Sarah Palin)
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To: Dick Bachert
Sigh.....

.....but did not Sandy Hook come along at the most convenient time for this administration?...right on the heels of F&F?..

..it has to be a coincidence since there is NOBODY who would engineer such a tragedy just to further an agenda......

.....or is there?

4 posted on 01/03/2013 11:01:58 AM PST by B.O. Plenty (Elections have consequences....)
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To: Dick Bachert
Many conservatives in Missouri could not bring themselves to vote for Akin because of what he said. I screamed and shouted another term for Mother McCaskill would guarantee a vote for Obi's next attempt to ban guns. And this was before the school shooting in CT.

Now we have Ma clip-clopping down the Senate corridors mouthing the need for "...assault weapons ban renewal."

We have no one to blame but ourselves...

5 posted on 01/03/2013 11:08:21 AM PST by donozark (I was a Vietnam Veteran before it was popular.)
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To: Dick Bachert

The communists Democratic Party and their king, King Obama, the communists black Muslim, and America is about to collapse. The only saving grace is a possible civil war. Americans you are about to get a lesson on being so ignorant to what you have let happen while you play and soak up the sun.


6 posted on 01/03/2013 11:08:31 AM PST by Logical me
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To: KC_Lion

“The very first firefight between government agents and American private citizens will be the ignition point of an all consuming maelstrom that will inundate the nation and render null and void any chance that America might reconstitute itself into its former image afterwards.”

Indeed...a better America.


7 posted on 01/03/2013 11:09:09 AM PST by mkboyce
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To: Dick Bachert
STICK TO YOUR GUNS
8 posted on 01/03/2013 11:11:39 AM PST by SENTINEL (I lie, I cheat, I steal, I communize, I sacrifice unborn babies, I'm Harry Reid and I'm a mormon)
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To: Dick Bachert

I think the civil war starts this way:

It’s a snowy morning, and you have to clear your driveway in the dark before you can drive to work, through the snow. Your neighbor is not out clearing the driveway. He is a retired government employee on a government pension, and wintering in Florida. You work in the private sector or have your own business, and your 401k hasn’t performed well, and you have to work, and pay taxes so that your neighbor can get his pension checks.

Later, you slip and slide on dark, snowy streets after a hard day at work. You check you mail. There is a post card from your neighbor in Florida. The opening shot in the civil war is the iceball you throw through his window.


9 posted on 01/03/2013 11:12:57 AM PST by Daveinyork (."Trusting government with power and money is like trusting teenaged boys with whiskey and car keys,)
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To: Dick Bachert
STICK TO YOUR GUNS
10 posted on 01/03/2013 11:13:58 AM PST by SENTINEL (I lie, I cheat, I steal, I communize, I sacrifice unborn babies, I'm Harry Reid and I'm a mormon)
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To: Dick Bachert

The Democrats know gun control doesn’t work. They see the same things we do. Yes, they would like all private weapons gone so they could just tell us what to do all the time, but they know they can’t get that done. So why do they keep harping on gun control? It’s because the Democrat’s Nazi Behavioral Scientists have shown them how to use fear to get elected. “The Republicans want you and your children dead! The Democrats want you to be safe and happy and warm.” Fear is a tremendous motivator, and the Democrats use it every day on every issue. We either have to scare their voters more or make them braver.


11 posted on 01/03/2013 11:17:38 AM PST by blueunicorn6 ("A crack shot and a good dancer")
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To: Dick Bachert
Gonna kick things up later this month if the spineless a-hole in the GOP House follow their instinct and vote for gun control.

Pack yer' sh*t now. You won't have time later.

12 posted on 01/03/2013 11:20:11 AM PST by Dead Corpse (Sine ullo desiderio vive et ama.... Carpe diem.)
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To: Dick Bachert

Later read


13 posted on 01/03/2013 11:20:44 AM PST by Mark17 (California, where English is a foreign language)
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To: Dick Bachert

I suspect that present day Americans will accept everything except hunger...


14 posted on 01/03/2013 11:32:33 AM PST by blam
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To: Daveinyork; All

The Civil War is already over.
WE LOST....

ON FX, right now, I’ve watched two wildly popular movies from the last several years, “XXX” and “Machete”.

In one, the bad guy is a CONSERVATIVE politician that hates the ideas of a generous government, and solving the world’s problems.

In the other, the bad guys are CONSERVATIVES against illegal immigration, while CONSERVATIVE pols are making tons of money from the illegal drug trade.

What most folks on FR don’t realize is that we LOST the Civil War already, a generation ago, and it is CLEARLY reflected in the popular media culture, which reinforce those memes and images, over and over again, to a pliant sheeple.


15 posted on 01/03/2013 11:33:43 AM PST by tcrlaf (Well, it is what the Sheeple voted for....)
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To: mkboyce
Agreed. A peaceful dissolution is much to be preferred if possible, but by whatever means a dissolution must occur. We are two nations.
16 posted on 01/03/2013 11:39:17 AM PST by Trod Upon (Civilian disarmament is the precursor to democide.)
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To: Dick Bachert
I don't have a blog...but this essay goes along with this thread. Thought ya'll would like to read it too.

http://www.bob-owens.com/2012/12/what-youll-see-in-the-rebellion/comment-page-1/

17 posted on 01/03/2013 11:40:38 AM PST by woofer2425 (Obama inhales immensely!)
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To: Daveinyork

Class warfare from the right? I’m a retired Federal employee who worked his ass off to earn that pension. I worked, testing and developing weapons and explosives, and even counter measures to foreign weapons and explosives, risking life and limb every time we made a shot. You lump every tax paying employee, including retired military of abusing the system. You’re no better than zero with your class warfare.


18 posted on 01/03/2013 11:43:17 AM PST by gunner03
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To: Trod Upon

funny thing. i can print this article but when i copy it to email folks it won’t paste. anybody know a reason for this?


19 posted on 01/03/2013 11:44:13 AM PST by 1st Division guy
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To: B.O. Plenty

I use to laugh at 9/11 Truthers. Now I’m firmly in the camp of Colorado Theatre/Oregon shopping Mall/Sandy Hook Truthers.


20 posted on 01/03/2013 11:47:55 AM PST by MachIV
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To: Dick Bachert

Great article. Is the author related to Lieutenant General James Longstreet, C.S.A.?


21 posted on 01/03/2013 11:51:15 AM PST by reagandemocrat
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To: Dick Bachert

There are a lot of those who side with the enemy, the vast majority of government employees, union members, the press, much of academia...

It will be messy.
But they are starting it.


22 posted on 01/03/2013 11:53:11 AM PST by Bon mots (Abu Ghraib: 47 Times on the front page of the NY Times | Benghazi: 2 Times)
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To: SENTINEL

Bump


23 posted on 01/03/2013 11:53:50 AM PST by JimRed (Excise the cancer before it kills us; feed &water the Tree of Liberty! TERM LIMITS, NOW & FOREVER!)
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To: gunner03

People in the private sector work their asses off to pay your pension, and try to survive on what’s left over, and most of us can’t retire and live anywhere near the level of retired government employees. most of whom made more money, and got better benefits in their working years than did private sector employees.

If you live in the north, and you winter in florida, skip the postcard to your working friends who are stuck in the snowy north. At the very least, you may have to watch their cookouts over your fence, in lieu of being invited.

A retired public school teacher, who was a client of mine, used to call me when the weather was cold here in PA, just to tell me that he just got off the beach in Ft. Myers. If he wasn’t a client, the ice ball might have been tempting.


24 posted on 01/03/2013 11:58:33 AM PST by Daveinyork (."Trusting government with power and money is like trusting teenaged boys with whiskey and car keys,)
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To: tcrlaf

We have not yet begun to fight the civil war. It’s true that we have lost the culture war. It’s now hip to be dependent on the government, on drugs, or a violent predator. But those are just TV images to most people. Conservatives are armed for real.


25 posted on 01/03/2013 12:02:59 PM PST by Daveinyork (."Trusting government with power and money is like trusting teenaged boys with whiskey and car keys,)
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To: Dick Bachert
There’s another way to look at it, as well. One can grudgingly admit that the Greeks, of 2300 years ago, were smarter than modern Americans. In my estimation—you’d be right.

What he said....

26 posted on 01/03/2013 12:04:34 PM PST by Stepan12
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To: Dick Bachert
Photobucket I think this is a fair question to ask...
27 posted on 01/03/2013 12:24:50 PM PST by baddog 219
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To: Dick Bachert
"The very first firefight between government agents and American private citizens will be the ignition point of an all consuming maelstrom that will inundate the nation and render null and void any chance that America might reconstitute itself into its former image afterwards."

28 posted on 01/03/2013 12:38:23 PM PST by TigersEye (Who is John Galt?)
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To: TigersEye

Pray harder than you ever have before while loading those mags that these leftist Utopian MORONS will cease and desist and that those mags will NOT be needed.


29 posted on 01/03/2013 12:49:37 PM PST by Dick Bachert (An ARMED society is a POLITE society!)
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To: Dick Bachert

I do and I have been for many years. The problem is ... they’re MORONS.


30 posted on 01/03/2013 12:52:26 PM PST by TigersEye (Who is John Galt?)
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To: gunner03; Daveinyork
"Class warfare from the right?...I’m a retired Federal employee who worked his ass off to earn that pension. I worked, testing and developing weapons and explosives, and even counter measures to foreign weapons and explosives, risking life and limb every time we made a shot...You’re no better than zero with your class warfare."

"Class war?" That's pretty funny.

Aurora Shooter’s Father Supposed to Testify in LIBOR ?
http://www.tfmetalsreport.com/forum/4052/aurora-shooters-father-supposed-testify-libor (TF Metals Report)

BREAKING NEWS: CT School Shooter Killer Link To LIBOR SCANDAL
http://newsworldwide.wordpress.com/2012/12/16/breaking-news-ct-school-shooter-killer-link-to-libor-scandal/

Libor scandal grows as the fathers of two mass murderers were to testify
http://www.examiner.com/article/libor-scandal-grows-as-the-fathers-of-two-mass-murderers-were-to-testify

Gunman’s computers may be key in Connecticut school shooting investigation
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/2969326/posts

Fat, commie/fascist sturgeons of debt/revenues won't be fighting against impoverished members of the private sector tomorrow, though. They'll go after the loot, instead--after each other.

So sure, now that the political/regulator class (big, fat debt/revenues in, little droppings of debt/revenues out) is all stocked up on tacticool weapons and ammunition, maybe the same class will institute violations of our Second Amendment.

But I would advise against violating any of our constitutional freedoms, especially during economic hard times caused by over 30 years of government-linked global interests colluding with foreign communist nations and with their regulator friends in government of all levels. Hard working, technically inclined men know that there are more ways to skin a cat than the vain, socialist political/regulator class could imagine.


31 posted on 01/03/2013 12:53:11 PM PST by familyop (We Baby Boomers are croaking in an avalanche of rotten politics smelled around the planet.)
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To: Daveinyork; gunner03
People in the private sector work their asses off to pay your pension, and try to survive on what’s left over, and most of us can’t retire and live anywhere near the level of retired government employees...

Hey Dave, point me to what it is that gunner did wrong so that I can join you in your vitriolic attack against this fellow FReeper.

32 posted on 01/03/2013 12:55:10 PM PST by houeto (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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To: KC_Lion; Eaker; Absolutely Nobama; afnamvet; AK2KX; Ancesthntr; An Old Man; APatientMan; ...
Title alone requires a CWII ping!
33 posted on 01/03/2013 12:57:48 PM PST by Jack Black ( Whatever is left of American patriotism is now identical with counter-revolution.)
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To: KC_Lion; Eaker; Absolutely Nobama; afnamvet; AK2KX; Ancesthntr; An Old Man; APatientMan; ...
Title alone requires a CWII ping!
34 posted on 01/03/2013 12:58:38 PM PST by Jack Black ( Whatever is left of American patriotism is now identical with counter-revolution.)
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To: blam
I suspect that present day Americans will accept everything except hunger...

I suspect that present day Americans have absolutely no clue how fragile major cities are.

35 posted on 01/03/2013 12:59:10 PM PST by ArrogantBustard (Western Civilization is Aborting, Buggering, and Contracepting itself out of existence.)
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To: Dick Bachert; prisoner6; PennsylvaniaMom; GregB; A. Morgan; Ladysmith; freeangel; ...

Wow! A great read! Thanks for posting!

Ping to the Q&R list.


36 posted on 01/03/2013 12:59:10 PM PST by sneakers (Go Sheriff Joe!)
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To: gunner03
"I worked, testing and developing weapons and explosives, and even counter measures to foreign weapons and explosives, risking life and limb every time we made a shot."

I disagree about risk, BTW. There's nothing more boring than a demo range of any kind. ;-)

Anyway, have fun. Enjoy the economic slide.


37 posted on 01/03/2013 1:07:49 PM PST by familyop (We Baby Boomers are croaking in an avalanche of rotten politics smelled around the planet.)
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To: houeto

Follow the thread. He jumped me. I suppose I owe him a apology. There may be about a half dozen government employees, other than military personnel, whose salaries we would willingly pay if we weren’t paying them at gunpoint, as we do now.


38 posted on 01/03/2013 1:11:29 PM PST by Daveinyork (."Trusting government with power and money is like trusting teenaged boys with whiskey and car keys,)
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To: sneakers

Thanks for the ping! Excellent!

Boehner back...

I am clinging to my guns and Bibles and The Constitution as it was written!


39 posted on 01/03/2013 1:15:57 PM PST by prisoner6 (Right Wing Nuts bolt the Constitution together as the loose screws of the Left fall out!)
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To: gunner03

“I’m a retired Federal employee who worked his ass off to earn that pension. I worked, testing and developing weapons and explosives, and even counter measures to foreign weapons and explosives,”

Well stated. Some simpletons opine that only the private sector are makers, and that all government employees are takers, making nothing. In some big ways, that can often be true. And government does indeed create a lot of jobs which nobody would notice or miss if they vanished. On the other hand, i have a friend who is a successful real estate broker.

And in truth, he actually “makes” nothing, except for a service. A service is a product, until you remember that his industry has busily convinced the government to protect them with silly licensing legalities. You an expert in the local market, and a local attorney decide to partner up and be the best home sellers in the area, and the AG’s office will swoop in with raid jackets and search warrants. They will arrest you, and seize your assets.

Same with florists in Louisiana where you need to complete an apprenticeship to get licensed. (only licensed people can arrange flowers there)
Plumbers are another. It really, seriously, isn’t rocket science, but they use government to prevent competition.
Same with construction contractors. Want to start advertising that you will paint houses? Better not do it unless you spend a few years working for a paint contractor, take a class, pay a government fee and pass a licensing test.

I notice how some “private sector” afficianados who justifiably get angry over union and government employment excesses, never seem to bitch very much about how their industries happily use government connections to raise barriers -solely- designed to protect THEM from competition and the free market. Galts Gulch would be free of such obnoxious government licensing scams to protect pet industries, right? Anyone there could sell a house, cut hair, fix a leaky pipe, etc. They would only count on their skills! And maybe, some specialist would show up with skills like arriving fast, and performing emergency medicine for a heart attack or accident. They might decide that it was worth paying someone skilled to protect them, their loved ones, and their property as they slept. The lazy would not be wanted or valued. Each day they would need to remember that they worked for people who found them valuable enough to pay them, and act accordingly.

But here in the real world, we pay “private sector” types two or three times the price to have furniture moved, a house painted or sold, or flowers delivered to a funeral, because they could not survive a free market. Consumer protection? LOL Whats the risk? A petunia in with the daiseys? A drip of paint makes it to the carpet or they miss a spot? Furniture is scratched? Yeahhhh, that kind of thing -never- happens with pros, and when it does, they cheerfully make you whole again!/

Anyway, a lot of us out here are not happy supporting free market competition types, who can never seem to stray to far from the government nipple. The lines between makers and takers are not always decided simply by asking “private or government”.


40 posted on 01/03/2013 1:22:20 PM PST by DesertRhino (I was standing with a rifle, waiting for soviet paratroopers, but communists just ran for office.)
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To: ArrogantBustard
I suspect that present day Americans have absolutely no clue how fragile major cities are.

Yep, if Zimmerman is found not guilty it is on

Or a blackout to one of our major inner cities during the summer that last a few days. A Hurricane like Sandy won't do it because of the shell shock, but if you have a run of the mill blackout due to a transformer blowing somewhere, the riots will begin right after the sun goes down and they won't stop and they will spread.

But I for one think it's great that city Liberals will turn on each other first and burn their own cities down, while rural Conservatives can just pass the popcorn and wait it out.

I almost feel sorry for the Liberals for the horror that they will soon experience, but considering no group & philosophy in history has caused the human race more misery, failure and bloodshed, they will get what they deserve.

When they are huddled all alone, hungry in the dark and the mob shows up outside, and as they are being dragged out into the street maybe, just maybe they will finally grasp what a bunch of fools they have been.

41 posted on 01/03/2013 1:30:13 PM PST by qam1 (There's been a huge party. All plates and the bottles are empty, all that's left is the bill to pay)
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To: qam1

“Yep, if Zimmerman is found not guilty it is on”

Exactly. And worse, such riots used to be local events. LA rioted over the King verdict. Florida rioted over a local police shooting of a black criminal. Responses used to be localized. But with modern twitter, facebook, texting etc,, i would not be suprised to see the likely Zimm not guilty verdict cause riots nationwide anywhere there is a large black population.


42 posted on 01/03/2013 1:36:16 PM PST by DesertRhino (I was standing with a rifle, waiting for soviet paratroopers, but communists just ran for office.)
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To: familyop

Do you even know what you’re talking about? I didn’t work at a demo range, everything was experimental, first of its kind, or foreign, with no specs on how they worked. Demo ranges did not use detonators that was initiated by static electricity,booby-trapping of foreign munitions, or evaluating duds in the middle of the desert. I worked a demo range to get where I was, and even that had it’s hazards.


43 posted on 01/03/2013 1:36:39 PM PST by gunner03
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To: qam1
When they are huddled all alone, hungry in the dark and the mob shows up outside, and as they are being dragged out into the street maybe, just maybe they will finally grasp what a bunch of fools they have been.

Nossir. As their breath leaves their bodies for the final time, their dying rattle will be spent cursing conservatives.

44 posted on 01/03/2013 1:40:06 PM PST by Lazamataz (LAZ'S LAW: As an argument with liberals goes on, the probability of being called racist approaches 1)
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To: Daveinyork

What makes you think I didn’t pay my income taxes to support people like you? We paid the same amount as you. I think you have a serious defect in your thinking of what we earned. We weren’t all paid the same as our politicians.As for benefits, I pay for my medical and hardly have money for a second home. Most of us are in the same boat as you.


45 posted on 01/03/2013 1:47:00 PM PST by gunner03
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To: gunner03

Most people in the public sector have no idea how much better they have it than do similarly quaified and educated people in the private sector, with a few exceptions.


46 posted on 01/03/2013 1:55:53 PM PST by Daveinyork (."Trusting government with power and money is like trusting teenaged boys with whiskey and car keys,)
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To: DesertRhino

“The lines between makers and takers are not always decided simply by asking “private or government”.”

Actually it is. You pay private sector people when you want or need their goods or services, voluntarily. You pay the public sector, or you go to jail.


47 posted on 01/03/2013 1:59:55 PM PST by Daveinyork (."Trusting government with power and money is like trusting teenaged boys with whiskey and car keys,)
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To: gunner03

You earned it. And anyone who opines that a demo range isn’t too dangerous, and is kind of “boring”, has an opinion that can be safely ignored. If it’s a thrilling job, you are probably doing it wrong in one sense.

And all government work isn’t some slacker welfare job. Just like lots of “private sector” jobs wouldn’t exist without the government protecting them from honest competition. You aren’t really orivate if the only thing saving you is a government rule preventing competitors from challenging you.

I speak of barbers, plumbers, cosmetologists, painters, movers, tow truck operators, landscape contractors, taxi operations, real estate agents, florists, general contractors, private investigators, concrete contractors, etc, etc.

Numerous government jobs with zero or minimal risk to the consumer are artificially expensive, because they find ways to use government power to restrict access to their fields. That doesn’t sound very private or free market to me.


48 posted on 01/03/2013 2:05:28 PM PST by DesertRhino (I was standing with a rifle, waiting for soviet paratroopers, but communists just ran for office.)
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To: gunner03

You earned it. And anyone who opines that a demo range isn’t too dangerous, and is kind of “boring”, has an opinion that can be safely ignored. If it’s a thrilling job, you are probably doing it wrong in one sense.

And all government work isn’t some slacker welfare job. Just like lots of “private sector” jobs wouldn’t exist without the government protecting them from honest competition. You aren’t really “private sector” if the only thing saving you is a government rule, preventing competitors from challenging you, and allowing you to gouge consumers with prices far above what a free market would set.

I speak of barbers, plumbers, cosmetologists, painters, movers, tow truck operators, landscape contractors, taxi operations, real estate agents, florists, general contractors, private investigators, concrete contractors, etc, etc.

Numerous government jobs with zero or minimal risk to the consumer are artificially expensive, because they find ways to use government power to restrict access to their fields. That doesn’t sound very private or free market to me.


49 posted on 01/03/2013 2:07:48 PM PST by DesertRhino (I was standing with a rifle, waiting for soviet paratroopers, but communists just ran for office.)
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To: qam1
When they are huddled all alone, hungry in the dark and the mob shows up outside, and as they are being dragged out into the street maybe, just maybe they will finally grasp what a bunch of fools they have been.

Nope. They will blame somebody else for their misfortune.

50 posted on 01/03/2013 2:10:15 PM PST by VRW Conspirator (We were the tea party before there was a tea party. - Jim Robinson)
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