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Fire Fighters For Bush ^

Posted on 03/30/2004 5:28:49 PM PST by Happy2BMe

I was there when President Bush visited the "Pile" - soon to be the "Pit" - and just as we lifted the nation's spirit with our courage and sacrifice he lifted ours.

I spent five months at the WTC - more time than Kerry spent in Vietnam - and for every miserable moment there I was comforted by his visit.

If Kerry were president we would have spent a year wringing our hands and searching our souls trying to figure out what we did wrong to those who want to destroy us and then we would have crawled on our bellies seeking forgiveness.

God Bless President Bush!


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: 2004; 911; atrw; bush; election; endorsement; firefighters; gwb2004; kerry
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1 posted on 03/30/2004 5:28:50 PM PST by Happy2BMe
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To: Ragtime Cowgirl; MeekOneGOP; Sabertooth; dennisw; SJackson; Dubya; devolve; JohnHuang2; Barnacle; ..
Fire Fighters for Bush - ping.

"I spent five months at the WTC - more time than Kerry spent in Vietnam - and for every miserable moment there I was comforted by his visit."

2 posted on 03/30/2004 5:32:28 PM PST by Happy2BMe (U.S.A. - - United We Stand - - Divided We Fall - - Support Our Troops - - Vote BUSH)
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To: Happy2BMe; Mo1; Wait4Truth; cyncooper; Howlin; Miss Marple; Dog; lysie; PhiKapMom
Firefighters for Bush ping.
3 posted on 03/30/2004 5:34:41 PM PST by Peach
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To: Happy2BMe
btt
4 posted on 03/30/2004 5:35:54 PM PST by GailA (Kerry I'm for the death penalty for terrorist, but I'll declare a moratorium on the death penalty)
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To: Happy2BMe; PhilDragoo; Liz; onyx; nicmarlo; potlatch; devolve; MEG33; Grampa Dave; maxwell; ...

5 posted on 03/30/2004 5:36:16 PM PST by MeekOneGOP (The Democrats say they believe in CHOICE. I have chosen to vote STRAIGHT TICKET GOP for years !!)
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To: Happy2BMe
Thank you Happy, you guys will never know how important that is, especially with the unions lining up behind Kerry.
6 posted on 03/30/2004 5:37:44 PM PST by McGavin999 (Evil thrives when good men do nothing!)
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To: Happy2BMe; All
Please click on the link and sign their guest book and leave a message.

These guys were truly the heroes of 9/11 and we must honor them and let them know we appreciate their sacrifice and support.

http://www.firefightersforbush.com/guestbook.html
7 posted on 03/30/2004 5:38:59 PM PST by Peach
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To: Happy2BMe; Ragtime Cowgirl; Radix; HiJinx; Spiff; JackelopeBreeder; Da Jerdge; MJY1288; xzins; ...
hmmm, ... could it be that the Union is instruction its members to vote one way and the membership plans to vote another?

Shades of Ronnie's reelection landslide and a very loud BRONX - CHEER to the Union Elite Leadership.
8 posted on 03/30/2004 5:40:36 PM PST by SandRat (Duty, Honor, Country. What else needs to be said?)
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To: Happy2BMe
God bless you and all our brave fireman.

Please forgive me, but why can't you and your brothers take control of your union?

9 posted on 03/30/2004 5:43:55 PM PST by FreeAtlanta (never surrender, this is for the kids)
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To: FreeAtlanta
Georgia VFD Bump
10 posted on 03/30/2004 5:52:54 PM PST by Engine82
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To: Happy2BMe
Bump for the firefighters.

Bless them for all they have done.

11 posted on 03/30/2004 5:59:28 PM PST by Slip18
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To: Happy2BMe
If the firefighters are for Bush, then they won't be for Hitlery Clintoon should she seek re-election, huh?
12 posted on 03/30/2004 6:02:56 PM PST by lilylangtree (Veni, Vidi, Vici)
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To: MeekOneGOP
bump
13 posted on 03/30/2004 6:06:42 PM PST by Dubya (Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father,but by me)
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To: SandRat
There is nothing worse for a union to lean one way while its members bend the other ....nothing.
14 posted on 03/30/2004 6:07:30 PM PST by caisson71
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To: Happy2BMe
Amen to that brother!
15 posted on 03/30/2004 6:16:38 PM PST by BobP
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To: Peach
Check out the responses from these firefighters ... WOW!!!


http://www.firefightersforbush.com/guestbook.html

(SNIP)

Name: Chief Dave Grace, Three Springs Vol. Fire Co. - Three Springs, PA
comments: Many Rural Volunteer Fire Departments that have limited resources and funding that have benefited from the Federal FIRE ACT.
Thanks to the increases by the Bush Administration, they have provided some of us a funding source that can provide better protective equipment for our firefighters and communities and help us keep up with tax based and financially well off fire departments.

LET'S STAND UP AND SUPPORT BUSH SINCE HE SUPPORTS US.








Name: Jason Shelby FF/LEMT-P Farmers Branch Tx, Fire dept.
comments: I may not be the most politically active person, but I feel that due to negative campaign ads against our president, it's time that I act accordingly. I support our president and what he stands for, and I feel that he is taking this country in the right direction. Thanks for listening.







Name: Greg Wakeman, Captain, Virginia Beach FD, Retired
comments: Finally, a site where "WE," those not swayed by the biased media, can send our message of support for a President who has the same courage it takes to be a firefighter.
To be called upon to make decisions and take action based on known facts, as well as the "unknown", without hesitancy, because of the critical nature.

I am proud as hell of this President and his administration.

We are living in a different world/country these days, and we had better be sure the right choices are made.

Lest we forget 9-11-01, NEVER....Kudos to this site.








Name: Capt Joe Mires, Fire Marshal, Orange Texas
comments: I cant imagine what the past 4 years would have been like under Gore... and Kerry is even further out in "Left" field than Gore was.







Name: Donna Cosby Abilene, TX
comments: I support President Bush all the way!!!! Always have and always will.







Name: Damon and Debra Smith
comments: We support our President. God bless him.







Name: Gene Beerbohm
comments: Just hope and pray the people of the United States see through all the rhetoric that the Democrats are throwing out there, and vote for President G.W. Bush.







Name: Andrew Conley Local 734 Baltimore
comments: I don't remember being polled in reference to a cadidate !! As a career Firefighter/Paramedic, and Father of a career NAVY Man, I feel Kerry will be detrimental to our national defense.
KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK GWB.


ED: You're not alone - we haven't heard from a single person who was polled







Name: Lt. Les McKay, Engine 29, Austin Fire Department
comments: Thanks for starting FirefightersForBush.com. It's about time we hear from the silent majority!
I recently cut ties with IAFF local 975. I simply could not continue to send my money to Shaitberger and Kerry on the one hand and support Bush on the other.

If the International is going to continue to support leftist politicians like Gore and Kerry they can do it without my support. This election is going to be divisive and very close. I urge all of you to spread the word and show at the polls.

Raising taxes, appeasing the Terrorists, asking the United Nations for permission, and consulting with the French sounds like a political platform I can do without.

Proud to be a Firefighter For Bush!


16 posted on 03/30/2004 6:22:08 PM PST by Mo1 (Do you want a president who injects poison into his skull for vanity?)
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To: FreeAtlanta
Read the site!! They had NO Idea the union was doing this! Now they are FIGHTING back! Lets support them!! Pass the word!!

This is a GRASS ROOTS effort. Against a HUGE UNION!!!

PRINT THIS OUT.. hand carry it to your local fire departments!

God Bless!
17 posted on 03/30/2004 6:26:56 PM PST by Vets_Husband_and_Wife
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To: Happy2BMe
GREAT JOB!!!

Bump for the hero's who are there for us all!!!

Think I'll go buy some stuff from their site to help them out too!!

God Bless them all!
18 posted on 03/30/2004 6:28:15 PM PST by Vets_Husband_and_Wife
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To: Mo1
Thank you for sharing those, Mo1.

I signed their guest book but didn't read what was already there.

They are such heroes that I get teary eyed just thinking of them on that day. I'll never forget.
19 posted on 03/30/2004 6:28:18 PM PST by Peach
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To: Happy2BMe
Fire Fighters For Bush (Spread The Word)

Oh, please. If there were any Firefighters in support of Bush, the media would have told us by now. /sarcasm

20 posted on 03/30/2004 6:33:42 PM PST by lowbridge
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To: rintense; MJY1288; RedBloodedAmerican; twyn1; kitkat; justshe; ladyinred; lonestar; ...
Ping .. also check out their guest book


http://www.firefightersforbush.com/guestbook.html
21 posted on 03/30/2004 6:35:17 PM PST by Mo1 (Do you want a president who injects poison into his skull for vanity?)
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To: lowbridge
William F. Buckley, Jr. on Hannity and ? saying that the dems wouldn't have the fortitude to do what President Bush has done (? disagrees (go figure))...
22 posted on 03/30/2004 6:39:35 PM PST by easonc52
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To: Peach
I signed their guest book but didn't read what was already there.

It's a must read .. I'm only half way through reading it and I am just blown over at the amount of support for President Bush and how upset they all are at the way the Union Leaders are using them

23 posted on 03/30/2004 6:41:23 PM PST by Mo1 (Do you want a president who injects poison into his skull for vanity?)
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To: Mo1
Mo1 - let's save this site and link it to other threads within FR where appropriate in coming days. How about it?

I'd like to see Freepers sign messages of support and respect for them.
24 posted on 03/30/2004 6:42:38 PM PST by Peach
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To: StarFan; Dutchy; alisasny; BobFromNJ; BUNNY2003; Cacique; Clemenza; Coleus; cyborg; DKNY; ...
ping!

Firefighters For Bush!

Please FReepmail me if you want on or off my infrequent ‘miscellaneous’ ping list.

25 posted on 03/30/2004 6:44:35 PM PST by nutmeg (Why vote for Bush? Imagine Commander in Chief John Fin al-Qerry)
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To: Jim Robinson; doug from upland; royal IA; Mia T; ALOHA RONNIE; JohnHuang2; mhking; Howlin
Firefighter heroes for Bush ping!

Firefighters For Bush!

26 posted on 03/30/2004 6:48:52 PM PST by nutmeg (Why vote for Bush? Imagine Commander in Chief John Fin al-Qerry)
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To: nutmeg
My sig:

I've been for President Bush since 9/11 (hadn't paid much attention to politics before then). But the real surprize was that a few days ago, my wife said she is also going to vote for him (she's from the Phillipines and basically a self proclaimed socialist). Go President Bush!!!

27 posted on 03/30/2004 6:54:58 PM PST by easonc52
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To: Happy2BMe
Thank you so much! It's great to see how many fire fighters are going against their unions to support President Bush. THAT just made my day. ;-)
28 posted on 03/30/2004 7:01:17 PM PST by NRA2BFree (The Socialists are in control of our Congress. It*s time to clean house!!)
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To: Peach
Sounds like a good idea .. I think I'll also put it on my profile page

Good Bless these men and women
29 posted on 03/30/2004 7:03:18 PM PST by Mo1 (Do you want a president who injects poison into his skull for vanity?)
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To: Happy2BMe
Bump to keep the thread alive. I saw this website earlier today. It is great.
30 posted on 03/30/2004 7:04:54 PM PST by waRNmother.armyboots
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To: Happy2BMe
Thanks so much for this post! Our oldest son is a volunteer firefighter and he is definitely for Bush! Thanks to all of the wonderful men and women who put themselves at risk and lost their lives on Sept. 11, 2001 as well as those who do the same everyday! God bless those still mourning their lost loved ones. We will be buying several things from the website for our son's upcoming Apr. birthday!! May the union people who do not speak for the "firefighters" get this message loud and clear!!
31 posted on 03/30/2004 7:11:48 PM PST by kaki
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To: lilylangtree
In 2001, Paul McCartney gave about 600 tickets to "The Concert for America" to firemen, at random, and they booed Hillary loudly when she got on stage.

It is a big mistake to confuse firefighters with the firefighters' union.
32 posted on 03/30/2004 7:20:38 PM PST by hellinahandcart
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To: hellinahandcart
BTTT

.....Westy....

33 posted on 03/30/2004 8:26:37 PM PST by westmex
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To: All; Palladin; Ragtime Cowgirl; MeekOneGOP; Sabertooth; dennisw; SJackson; Dubya; devolve; ...
Thanks to Palladin for sharing this true FIRE FIGHTER story:

* * * * *

My cousin Mike Lynch died on 9-11 trying to save people trapped in an elevator. Here is the story:

Michael Lynch, FDNY, died a hero on September 11, 2001, while engaging in the rescue of civilians trapped in an elevator.

The Story, as told by NY Daily News Reporter Michael Daly: Another Article on Michael Lynch

Sunday, November 24, 2002. Page 2.

The doors parted, but the elevator had become stuck just as the bottom of the cab was reaching the lobby of the south tower. Only the feet of the trapped passengers were visible as the burning jet fuel that had cascaded down the shaft ahead of them threatened to broil them alive.

"These people were getting cooked," recalls Firefighter Tim Brown. "They were screaming. They were dying."
Brown was assigned to the Mayor's Office of Emergency Management, and his official role at the World Trade Center that horrific September morning was to help coordinate the overall rescue effort. He momentarily cast those duties aside and grabbed a fire extinguisher, only to discover it was empty.

Brown tried another extinguisher, but it also was empty. An arm stuck out of the smoky gap between the bottom of the stalled cab and the top of the doorway, flailing as if attempting to pull the elevator down.

"It was hell for them, and I was watching it," Brown recalls.
Brown turned to his right to get help and discovered it already had arrived in the form of Firefighter Michael Lynch of Ladder 4.

"He slapped me on the shoulder and said, 'Timmy, don't worry about it, we'll take care of it,'" Brown recalls.
Brown knew Lynch to be smart and brave, one of the department's future stars.

"I just had this whole wave of relief," Brown says. "I knew things were going to be okay. He was just one of those guys. I said, 'All right, Mike, you got it.'"

Lynch set to work with seven equally brave and dedicated members of Ladder 4: Capt. David Wooley, Lt. Daniel O'Callaghan and Firefighters Joe Angelini Jr., Michael Brennan, Samuel Oitice, Michael Haub and John Tipping.

Brown returned to his duties, which soon sent him in search of an Emergency Medical Service supervisor. He was coming out of the tower onto Liberty St. when he looked to his left to see Ladder 4's rig parked on the sidewalk, just outside the lobby fire command station.

Debris was still cascading from above, and Firefighter Danny Suhr of Engine 216 had been killed by a jumper moments before, but there was Michael Lynch, reaching into the upper compartment on the rig for a Hurst tool, the Jaws of Life used to pry open doors. The motor end is heavy, and a young firefighter dashed out to help.

"I yelled, 'Mike, you guys got it?'" Brown says.
The reply was calm and confident as the most mortal danger rained all around.
"Yeah, we got it."

Lynch headed back into the lobby where the rest of Ladder 4 was extinguishing the fire under the elevator. The Hurst tool would be able to widen the gap between the cab floor and the doorway so the firefighters could pull everyone to safety.

Brown found an EMS team under the south pedestrian bridge and was starting back to the lobby when the south tower collapsed. He dove into the adjacent hotel and survived.

Bodies found together

Ladder 4's firefighters were still in the lobby. Their bodies were found six months later, clustered together, as you would expect a disciplined company to be in a high-rise fire. The Hurst tool lay among them, along with the remains of a civilian woman. That would suggest Ladder 4 was in the midst of rescuing her.

Their crumpled rig had been found in December, having plunged five levels below the street.

From here: British Audience Laughs at America’s 9/11 Attack

34 posted on 03/30/2004 8:55:35 PM PST by Happy2BMe (U.S.A. - - United We Stand - - Divided We Fall - - Support Our Troops - - Vote BUSH)
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To: Mo1
Their guest book is wonderful.
I think I'll buy some stuff from their site.
35 posted on 03/30/2004 10:56:23 PM PST by onyx (Kerry' s a Veteran, but so were Lee Harvey Oswald, Timothy McVeigh and Benedict Arnold.)
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To: Vets_Husband_and_Wife; *ATRW; lsee; reflecting; JRandomFreeper; OldFriend; What Is Ain't; ...
(ONE-TIME PINGING)

We Must NEVER Forget!

Heads Up for a very worthy cause - FIRE FIGHTERS FOR BUSH!

These are the very same people who many of their friends and relatives were either killed or seirously injured in the 9/11 attacks in New York City.

It is a grass-roots movement rallying against the liberal media attacks on President Bush and rebelling against the Fire Fighter Unions who have thrown their political weight and fortunes in behind J-FK..

HERE is one first-hand account of a 9/11 Fire Fighter's true story.

Check out the GUESTBOOK - see what Fire Fighters across the entire country are saying about President Bush.

Name: Greg Wakeman, Captain, Virginia Beach FD, Retired
comments: Finally, a site where "WE," those not swayed by the biased media, can send our message of support for a President who has the same courage it takes to be a firefighter.

To be called upon to make decisions and take action based on known facts, as well as the "unknown", without hesitancy, because of the critical nature.

I am proud as hell of this President and his administration.

We are living in a different world/country these days, and we had better be sure the right choices are made.

Lest we forget 9-11-01, NEVER....Kudos to this site.

36 posted on 03/31/2004 5:17:31 AM PST by Happy2BMe (U.S.A. - - United We Stand - - Divided We Fall - - Support Our Troops - - Vote BUSH)
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To: Happy2BMe
Firefighters and Police are good and decent people. I think they will vote what they truly believe is in the best interest of this country-not what their political whore democrat union bosses tell them to do. GO PRESIDENT BUSH!!!!
37 posted on 03/31/2004 5:21:44 AM PST by LoudRepublicangirl (loudrepublicangirl)
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To: Happy2BMe
I know some firefighters and they have way too much sense to vote for Jean Kherri.
38 posted on 03/31/2004 6:18:52 AM PST by Aquamarine
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To: Happy2BMe

Firefighters for Bush!

Let's Roll!


39 posted on 03/31/2004 6:31:21 AM PST by Johnny Gage (God Bless our Firefighters, our Police and our EMS responders, and our Veterans!)
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To: Happy2BMe
These must be Massachusetts constituents, wantin' to 'Fire Kerry' ....


40 posted on 03/31/2004 6:59:23 AM PST by MeekOneGOP (The Democrats say they believe in CHOICE. I have chosen to vote STRAIGHT TICKET GOP for years !!)
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To: Happy2BMe

Fire Fighters

Oust your union leaders! Or one better oust your union!


41 posted on 03/31/2004 7:11:08 AM PST by f zero
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To: Johnny Gage; Happy2BMe; MeekOneGOP; 68-69TonkinGulfYachtClub; M0sby; TEXOKIE; TexasCowboy
Everyone, Please take a look at the original thread or at least at post 36! Then ping your ping lists. This site is from FIRE FIGHTERS trying to COUNTER a HUGE UNION!! Lets give em' a hand!!!

Thanks for the PING Happy2BMe and Johnny Gage!

Check out the Fire Truck in post 39! Is that AWESOME or what?

God Bless all our Nations HERO's!!! HUGE BUMP for the FIREFIGHTERS trying to spark a flame and turn it into a forest fire! It is definitely DO-ABLE!

LETS FAN THE FLAME for them folks!!
42 posted on 03/31/2004 9:36:12 AM PST by Vets_Husband_and_Wife
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To: Vets_Husband_and_Wife; LaDivaLoca; wingnuts'nbolts; manna; Okies love Dubya 2; Fawnn; ...
Thank you for the ping, dear one.

As you know, my son is a fireman.
He's got too much sense to follow the union line on this one.
I'll make sure he gets this thread!

BUMPING WITH THE BIG ONE FOR THE FIREMEN!

43 posted on 03/31/2004 11:25:45 AM PST by TexasCowboy (COB1)
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To: TexasCowboy
BTTT!!!!!!
44 posted on 03/31/2004 11:34:35 AM PST by E.G.C.
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To: TexasCowboy
Firemen for GWB ~ Bump!

We are winning ~ the bad guys are losing ~ trolls, terrorists, democrats and the mainstream media are sad ~ very sad!

~~ Bush/Cheney 2004 ~~

45 posted on 03/31/2004 11:36:34 AM PST by blackie (Be Well~Be Armed~Be Safe~Molon Labe!)
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To: Happy2BMe
bttt
46 posted on 03/31/2004 11:36:48 AM PST by Richard Kimball
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To: TexasCowboy
Never forget bump!
47 posted on 03/31/2004 11:39:31 AM PST by Fawnn (Canteen wOOhOO Consultant and CookingWithPam.com person)
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To: Happy2BMe; SAMWolf; Colonel_Flagg; Old Sarge; radu
bump to the top

(((Ping))))
48 posted on 03/31/2004 11:41:24 AM PST by Soaring Feather (~The Dragon Flies' Lair~ Poetry and Prose~)
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To: TexasCowboy
bump
49 posted on 03/31/2004 11:42:07 AM PST by Soaring Feather (~The Dragon Flies' Lair~ Poetry and Prose~)
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To: TexasCowboy
God bless our fire fighters and our police...risking their lives for us everyday.
50 posted on 03/31/2004 11:42:59 AM PST by GodBlessRonaldReagan (Count Petofi will not be denied!)
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