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US anti-war group vows sea of demonstrators at White House
Yahoo news ^ | Wed June 1st | AFP

Posted on 06/22/2005 2:25:08 PM PDT by Thunder90

WASHINGTON (AFP) - A US anti-war group vowed to surround the White House in a sea of demonstrators during coordinated protests scheduled to take place in Washington, as well as Los Angeles and San Francisco on September 24.

The ANSWER Coalition expects more than 100,000 people, from families of US soldiers to trade unions and diverse religious groups, to take part in the demonstrations against the war in Iraq.

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We need to protect the Whitehouse from these leftist scum.
1 posted on 06/22/2005 2:25:09 PM PDT by Thunder90
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To: Thunder90

I'm sure the Secret Service are more than capable of handling them.

Perhaps literally.


2 posted on 06/22/2005 2:26:23 PM PDT by SandyInSeattle (Official RKBA Landscaper and Arborist, Duchess of Green Leafy Things)
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To: Thunder90

c.A.N.S.W.E.R. predicting 100,000?

Hah, maybe 1,000 if they're lucky.


3 posted on 06/22/2005 2:26:23 PM PDT by TBarnett34 (What part of "up or down" do you RINOs not understand?)
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To: Thunder90

I might have to make the 10 mile trip and knock some heads together


4 posted on 06/22/2005 2:26:52 PM PDT by tfecw (Vote Democrat, It's easier than working)
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To: Thunder90

ANSWER = commies


5 posted on 06/22/2005 2:29:34 PM PDT by ghost of nixon
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To: Thunder90
I will be impressed, only when the commie-anti-war crowd go to Mecca SA to protest. Their religion started it and continues it (the war/Geehaid).

Protesting defensive measures against self proclaimed total enslavement/death of humanity is utter suicidal stupidity.


"Congressmen who willfully take actions during wartime that damage morale and undermine the military are saboteurs and should be arrested, exiled, or hanged." ---- Abraham Lincoln


Durbinladen's actions on the Senate floor were an act of sabotage against our military.

Apology NOT ACCEPTED Saboteur


Stop Dick Turbinladen Durbin before he aids our enemy again! DO SOMETHING ABOUT THIS!!!!Contact your REPS

Tell them to prosecute this saboteur!!

Link to contact your senator

Link to contact your representative

ABC CBS NBC CNN its all the SAME, Propaganda. Might as well call them all AmeriJazerra. Show them how much Gravitas Hugh Bris has. Vote with your remote! Shut down the Alphabet channels.

He's Got A Plan
Zippo Hero
Seven Dead Monkeys Page O Tunes

6 posted on 06/22/2005 2:30:25 PM PDT by rawcatslyentist (Bite my shiny metal @$$)
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To: Thunder90

Some people just can't help but show their ass.
I think this time it will come around to bite them.
I know I've had my fill of these traitorous scum.
I didn't care for it in the 60s and 70s and I sure
am not willing to put up with it now, again we come back
to the two lessons of Vietnam, the liberals learned one,
that they could influence the country and weaken it to the
point that their OWN fellow citizen/soldier's lives were of no account, and my self and the other vets and families who vowed never to let them do it again.

Never Forget, never forgive, NEVER AGAIN.


7 posted on 06/22/2005 2:31:34 PM PDT by tet68 ( " We would not die in that man's company, that fears his fellowship to die with us...." Henry V.)
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To: Thunder90
It ought to be fun to watch all the hippies, though.


8 posted on 06/22/2005 2:32:02 PM PDT by andyandval (Try flushing a book down the toilet....get back to me on how you did)
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To: Thunder90

See, the Islamofacist follow closely the sins of America during the NAM years. Pretty soon we shall hear about our men and women in uniform being spit upon and cursed at.
Now all they have to do is continue hanging in there and sending young super ill-informed Muslims to strap those bombs on and ride those IEV's into crowds of innocents. On the home fron the L/MSM, demos, and RINOS can look proudly on and watch their moment of victory close at hand.


9 posted on 06/22/2005 2:32:07 PM PDT by Marine_Uncle (Honor must be earned)
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To: Thunder90
Plenty of these would be useful at the gathering I reckon:


10 posted on 06/22/2005 2:32:07 PM PDT by Random Nonsense
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To: Thunder90
The ANSWER Coalition expects more than 100,000 people, from families of US soldiers to trade unions and diverse religious groups, to take part in the demonstrations against the war in Iraq.

These people are nothing but hate-America filth. They are hate-America leftists and NOT the middle America this stupid article claims.

11 posted on 06/22/2005 2:33:07 PM PDT by KC_Conspirator (This space outsourced to India)
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To: Thunder90

"The Million (Insert 100,000) Man March"


12 posted on 06/22/2005 2:33:08 PM PDT by soundandvision
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To: Thunder90
A high pressure water hose and a few bars of soap will keep them at bay.

No hippie is going to risk a bath to protest the war.
13 posted on 06/22/2005 2:34:55 PM PDT by Dr.Zoidberg (Children's classic songs updated for Islam "If you're happy and you know it, Go Kaboom!")
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To: ghost of nixon

That's my understanding. I think they're connected with the World Workers Party, which is explicitly communist -- and the connection is not a secret. It's funny how the media never bothers to mention this. You'd think it would merit a mention.


14 posted on 06/22/2005 2:35:00 PM PDT by Yardstick
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To: Yardstick

15 posted on 06/22/2005 2:36:21 PM PDT by Thunder90
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To: Thunder90
September 24

Mark your calendars!

We need to protect the Whitehouse from these leftist scum.

Oh, they'll be fine. Let them gather in one place so we can mock. We had a fine time during the protest kicking off the Republican Convention. We laughed for hours. My favorite chant: "Fox News Sucks"

16 posted on 06/22/2005 2:36:23 PM PDT by cyncooper
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To: Thunder90
The million billion gazillion quadringabinarillion man march.

If you're going to exagerate might as well go for the gold

17 posted on 06/22/2005 2:37:14 PM PDT by clamper1797 (Advertisments contain the only truths to be relied on in a newspaper)
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To: Thunder90

ANSWER was a front organization set up by the KGB.


18 posted on 06/22/2005 2:39:38 PM PDT by wildcatf4f3 (whats wrong with a draft?)
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So will this portest include online websites with photoshop'd pic's "proving" the attendance and accuracy of their turn out counts?


19 posted on 06/22/2005 2:42:38 PM PDT by Michael Barnes
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To: Thunder90; The Sailor; txradioguy; Jet Jaguar; Defender2; Blue Scourge; ...

Spineless US Senate would rather protect Hanoi Kerry
than deal with the anti war crowd.

Anyone who thinks Hanoi Kerry isn't behind the anti war crowd needs to get a clue.

It's time to support our troops and ignore the jelly fish in the US Senate!

There is no need to impeach Hanoi Kerry from the US Senate

He is there illegally!

WAKEUP AMERICA!

For those who "forgot" what Hanoi Kerry
did in the past read on and learn the truth.

Hanoi Kerry was still a USNR officer while he:
gave false hearsay testimony to Congress
negotiated with the enemy
helped the US lose a war
abetted in the deaths of millions
created a hostile environment for all servicemen

Why is Kerry still in the US Senate?
This is in violation of
U.S. Constitution Amendment 14 Sec 3
http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/constitution.amendmentxiv.html

And the FBI has proof of his treason.

Hanoi Kerry Timeline of a traitor
includes FBI files

May 1970
Kerry and Julia traveled to Paris, France and met with Madame Nguyen Thi Binh, the Foreign Minister of the Provisional Revolutionary Government of Vietnam (PRG), the political wing of the Vietcong, and other Viet Cong and Communist Vietnamese representatives to the Paris peace talks, a trip he now calls a "fact-finding" mission.

(U.S. code 18 U.S.C. 953, declares it illegal for a U.S. citizen to go abroad and negotiate with a foreign power.)

http://www.archive-news.net/Kerry/JK_timeline.html

a) A person charged with absence without leave or missing movement in time of war,
or with any offense punishable by death,
may be tried at any time without limitation.

http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/ucmj.htm#*%20843.%20ART.%2043.%20STATUTE%20OF%20LIMITATIONS

Distribute these url's!

Links to Anti Kerry sites
212 LINKS
News reports,
Viper's Vietnam Veterans Page

http://members.aol.com/ga1449ga/links/links.html


EXPOSE HANOI KERRY!

MUST SEE WEBSITE!!!!

http://www.kerrystreason.com/index.html

Full details on these url's!

http://stophanoikerry.150m.com

There is a backup site
if the 1st url is unavailable.

http://tonkin.spymac.net/hanoikerry1.html

Did you see this...?
(The 'Kerry's Promise Counter')
http://polipundit.com/index.php?p=6628
Polipundit even tells you how to install it on your own page!

Swift Boat Veteran For Truth John O'Neill Comments on Kerry's 180 'Release'
6/7/05
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1418592/posts

John Kerry was dishonorably dismissed from the Navy:
(statement from lawyers there at the time)

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-bloggers/1406760/posts

Why does Hanoi Kerry continue to refuse to sign
form SF 180 and release his military records to the public?
Sam Sewell 09 June 2005

http://www.intellectualconservative.com/article4388.html


20 posted on 06/22/2005 2:50:10 PM PDT by 68-69TonkinGulfYachtClub (Why is Hanoi Kerry still in the US Senate? U.S. Constitution Amendment 14 Sec 3)
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To: cyncooper

Good, we have plenty of time to organize another Patriot's March. I wonder how many cops the leftists plan to kill at this one?


21 posted on 06/22/2005 2:51:42 PM PDT by Dems_R_Losers (Barbara Boxer is deeply saddened......)
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To: tet68
Thanks to Nixon
the lies of Hanoi Kerry and Hanoi Jane
are being told again.
And our military are being slandered in Gitmo, Iraq and Afghanistan

Hanoi Kerry and War Crimes in Vietnam

Hanoi Kerry went before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations in 1971
to accuse the United States military
of committing massive numbers of war crimes in Vietnam.

Too bad that because Nixon failed to uphold the law,
we are still stuck with Hanoi Jane and Hanoi Kerry.
If Nixon hadn't caved into the minority anti-war crowd
and listened to the Silent Majority
Hanoi Jane AND Hanoi Kerry
would have been prosecuted for their treason in the 70's,
while Nixon was still President.

Keep in mind that Nixon was directly involved in Viet Nam,
as Vice President, going back to at least 1955.

26 Sep 1945 - The first death of an American serviceman in Vietnam occurred.
OSS (Office of Special Operations) Major (Lieutenant Colonel) A. Peter Dewey
was killed in action by the Communist Vietminh near Hanoi.

May 1950 President Harry S Truman authorised $10 million in aid to the French for their war in Viet Nam.
By January 1951, $150 million had been given in aid.

1953-61 Dwight D. Eisenhower 34th US President
1953-61 Richard M. Nixon Vice President
1953 - The US is supporting the French in the amount of $1 billion per year--
33% of all US foreign aid--which is 80% of the total cost to the
. US Secretary of State, John Foster Dulles (under Eisenhower) first voices the 'Domino Theory':
if one country in Southeast Asia falls to the Communists, they will all fall, one by one.

12 Feb 55 - President Eisenhower's administration sends 1st 350 U.S. advisers to South Vietnam
to train the South Vietnamese Army

8 Jun 56 - The first American of record to die in Vietnam
was Air Force Tech Sergeant Richard B. Fitzgibbon Jr.
His son, Richard B. Fitzgibbon III, died in Vietnam Sep 7, 1965.
8 Jun 56 Has been formally recognized by the Pentagon as the first American officially to die in that war.

5 Sep 56 - President Eisenhower tells a news conference that the French are
"involved in a hopelessly losing war in Indochina" 1956 The US believed in that Ho Chi Minh would have won any election held in Viet Nam and used their influence over the government of the State of Viet Nam to ensure that the election was not held




From a Must Visit Site
Vipers Vietnam Veterans Page, A Vietnam Veteran & Proud Web Site
About Vietnam

The Vietnam war was the longest in our nation's history.
1st American advisor was killed on June 08, 1956,

and the last casualties in connection with the war occurred on May 15, 1975, during the Mayaquez incident. Approximately 2.7 million Americans served in the war zone; 300,000 were wounded and approximately 75,000 permanently disabled. Officially there are still 1,991 Americans unaccounted for from SE Asia.

Vietnam was a savage, in your face war where death could and did strike from anywhere with absolutely no warning. The brave young men and women who fought that war paid an awful price of blood, pain and suffering. As it is said: "ALL GAVE SOME ... SOME GAVE ALL"
The Vietnam war was not lost on the battlefield. No American force in ANY other conflict fought with more determination or sheer courage than the Vietnam Veteran.  For the first time in our history America sent it's young men and women into a war run by inept politicians who had no grasp of military strategies and no moral will to win. They were led by "top brass" who were concerned mainly with furthering their own careers, most neither understood the nature of the war nor had a clue about the impossible mission with which they'd tasked their soldiers.  And the war was reported by a self serving Media who penned stories filled with inaccuracies, deliberate omissions, biased presentations and blatant distorted interpretations because they were more interested in a story than the truth! It can be debated that we should never have fought that war. It can also be argued that the young Americans who fought so courageously, never losing a single major battle, helped in a huge way to WIN THE COLD WAR.






22 posted on 06/22/2005 2:54:50 PM PDT by 68-69TonkinGulfYachtClub (Why is Hanoi Kerry still in the US Senate? U.S. Constitution Amendment 14 Sec 3)
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To: Thunder90

Do they have any alternate plans other than just "protesting the war"? September will be about the time Iraqis vote to ratify their new Constitution and set up elections for a democratic government, if I'm not mistaken. What tools these ANSWER protesters will look like in the face of that.


23 posted on 06/22/2005 2:55:19 PM PDT by saquin
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To: 68-69TonkinGulfYachtClub

BUMP! Commies and queers, what a waste of good manure.


24 posted on 06/22/2005 3:00:55 PM PDT by smoothsailing (Qui Nhon Turtle Co.)
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To: rawcatslyentist

You're right, of course. They are singing to the choir.


25 posted on 06/22/2005 3:09:27 PM PDT by TheDon (The Democratic Party is the party of TREASON!)
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To: Thunder90

Man, I can't make it up there in September. I'll be in VA in August. Can they move it?


26 posted on 06/22/2005 3:28:13 PM PDT by VeniVidiVici (In God We Trust. All Others We Monitor.)
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To: Thunder90

Hey, uninformed leftist protestors. Kofi Annan and the EU say Iraq is making great progress. You wouldn't want to destroy all that, would you?


27 posted on 06/22/2005 3:32:54 PM PDT by popdonnelly
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To: Thunder90

If they had any balls or support they would try it on the 4th of July. What better day for a patriotic affirmation of the 1st amendment.

Unless they think there might be people there that disagree with them. (?!?)


28 posted on 06/22/2005 3:35:03 PM PDT by Delta 21 (MKC USCG -ret)
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To: tet68

Yep, these people were happy to sell out their country for the sake of a small bunch of communists. And they are willing to sell it out again. Hard, but true.


29 posted on 06/22/2005 3:36:08 PM PDT by popdonnelly
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To: tfecw
"I might have to make the 10 mile trip and knock some heads together"

Pick me up on the way, we'll wade in back to back and start slinging some knuckles.

~Corey

30 posted on 06/22/2005 3:54:50 PM PDT by corlorde (New Hampshire)
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To: 68-69TonkinGulfYachtClub

BUMP!


31 posted on 06/22/2005 4:53:21 PM PDT by Seadog Bytes (“The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion.”—Edmund Burke)
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To: wildcatf4f3
RE: "ANSWER was a front organization set up by the KGB."

ANSWER was ...IS a (Communist) front organization set up by the KGB.

BUMP!


32 posted on 06/22/2005 5:01:34 PM PDT by Seadog Bytes (“The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion.”—Edmund Burke)
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To: Thunder90; All
Hey, ANSWER:


33 posted on 06/22/2005 6:10:51 PM PDT by bitt ("There are troubling signs Bush doesn't care about winning a third term." (JH2))
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To: Thunder90

BRING IT ON!!


34 posted on 06/22/2005 6:56:47 PM PDT by Howie66 ("America will never seek a permission slip to defend the security of our people.")
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To: Thunder90

We'll be there to greet them.


35 posted on 06/22/2005 6:57:49 PM PDT by sauropod (De gustibus non est disputandum)
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To: andyandval

Some times it is not fun.

They are disgusting people.


36 posted on 06/22/2005 6:59:40 PM PDT by sauropod (De gustibus non est disputandum)
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To: Thunder90

They only pull these stunts because nobody else is paying any attention to them these days. Let the morons have their freak show; I still won't care.


37 posted on 06/22/2005 7:03:02 PM PDT by WestVirginiaRebel (Carnac: A siren, a baby and a liberal. Answer: Name three things that whine.)
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To: rawcatslyentist; tet68
I just mailed Durbinladen a flaming letter he can hold in his hand and then shred it. I've been writing a number of these clowns, including RINOs, my favorite target. My two Senators (Hutchison/Cornyn) are sure quiet and I told them so; come on, get some guts people! Maybe the Kay Bailey fan club will tell me all the great things she had done about this flap, yeah, right.

My Rep. (Bonilla) is usually a stand-up guy and I encouraged him to do so again as he has on many really hot button issues but he too needs to be more vocal about these traitorous remarks--but he's QUIET too. These are people sorely lacking in fortitude, they've been cowed by the Left, they are instantly ready to snatch defeat out of the jaws of victory.

Tet68, it's great to read someone of my generation say almost verbatim what I'm always ranting. Thanks! Does my heart good.
38 posted on 06/22/2005 8:15:51 PM PDT by brushcop (We raise up 1LT Noah Harris & Cpl Wm. Long in prayer who gave unselfishly so that others may be free)
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To: brushcop

"a flaming letter"

Hey, brushcop, why don't you post the letter here so we can enjoy it?


39 posted on 06/22/2005 8:59:41 PM PDT by garjog
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To: 68-69TonkinGulfYachtClub

The ANSWER Coalition expects more than 100,000 people, from families of US soldiers to trade unions and diverse religious groups, to take part in the demonstrations against the war in Iraq.


And I expect the Dallas Cowboy cheerleaders to show up at my place for a weekend of cheap sex.


40 posted on 06/22/2005 9:05:19 PM PDT by Valin (The right to do something does not mean that doing it is right.)
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To: Marine_Uncle; All

Thought you all might like to see this from one of our soldiers currnetly in Iraq.
Tim is responding to an article from his hometowm newspaper that was sent to
him by his father:

"Young people aren't making sacrifices"

By Tim S.

My father sent me Murray Bass' column "Cowards aren't willing to defend this
great country" and I wanted to write to thank him for bringing to light an
important issue in today's society.

I am a 28-year-old deployed National Guard infantryman. I've been deployed since August, been home for two weeks to visit my wife - an area police officer - and won't be back home until February 2006.

I am a corporal/team leader and train my fellow troops in my off-time. I'd come home in a second if it was the right thing to do, but this for the time being is where my country needs me to be. I'll lose $50,000 from my civilian
job over the duration of this deployment, have missed more important events than I care to count and my wife and I have to put off having children until I return. And I'm proud to be here.

The young people of today have no idea what sacrifice is, nor do they care to honor the deeds of our soldiers today. My team has had many close calls, we have been shot at and our vehicle was riddled with shrapnel when an IED exploded 20 feet from my truck. We were sitting on a road and ready to get out to do our IED sweep.

If I had given that order, my driver would have been killed and my legs would have been cut off. Nothing could change the motivation and desire we have to be the most professional and best-trained soldiers the world has ever seen.

While we try to ignore the protests and try not to think of the anti-war sentiment at home, it stings. It bothers me to know that college "kids" hate what we are doing here. They never stop to think that death and destruction
on the field of battle is timeless and always will be.

We face death every day to make sure 9-11 doesn't happen again. We face death every day so the people of Iraq - Sunni, Shia and Kurds alike - can live without the worry of being raped or murdered during the night.

How many of these college students have seen what an IED does to American soldiers? Have they watched beheading or stoning videos, innocent people killed during Saddam's ruthless dictatorship? Do they know what it's like to
carry 60 pounds of gear in 115 degree heat, drinking gallons of water every day just to stay hydrated?

We have our struggles, and so have veterans of all time. World War I and World War II vets left home, not knowing when they would return - and I'm sure many certainly knew they wouldn't return. Soldiers volunteer for dangerous duties and missions so someone else doesn't have to.

A soldier will give you half his food even if he is hungry and he'll take your guard shift even if he's already done his. He'll spend hours cleaning gear and equipment he already knows is combat-ready, just because it might
make the difference. All this and we find simple pleasures in the jokes and companionship we share during our tour together.

Young people of today have no idea what sacrifices have been made so they can grow up and speak out against our great nation. They feel entitled to their opinions, their education, their job and the car that mommy and daddy are going to buy them. Signs of the times, plus an overloaded judicial system and a military struggling to keep its numbers up.

What happened to sticking with something, seeing it through; and why have rap artists replaced real heroes? What happened to the idea of an honest day's pay for an honest day's work, taking care of your parents when they
get old or actually stopping at a cross walk when a pedestrian is crossing the street?

And to the young person who would read this and say, "so what" or "you think you have it tough," you'll find out soon enough. Your selfish attitude and lack of service to your community and country makes you cheap in the eyes of
those who have earned your way for you.

You'll never know the great devotions, the brotherhood of people bonded together, trying to achieve peace and make it home alive. You'll never know what life really means because you've never had to fight for it or seen it
flash in a white light and deafening bang as your HUMMWV fills with smoke.

You'll never know the sorrow and strange sense of pride as you render a salute to a pair of boots, rifle and helmet - another soldier who gave their life for you. Go to school, learn how terrible your country is, speak out and alienate yourself - expect everything on a silver platter and take all you can get, because we've earned you those rights.

Tim S. is a police officer and a member of the National Guard, currently deployed in Iraq.




"People who don't have children in a war zone cannot fully understand what
we go through every second of every day. Our life is no longer normal.
Normal is watching TV news and flipping back and forth between CNN and
Fox...It's checking your email at 2,4,5,6 am just in case...And you pray.
And you remember the little boy you would not even allow to cross the street
by himself. And you pray..........." (Laurel Olmsted)


41 posted on 06/22/2005 10:16:49 PM PDT by SafeReturn (Praying for Their Safe Return and for the families who wait for them. www.bluestarsforsafereturn.com)
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To: 68-69TonkinGulfYachtClub

Thanks for the ping!


42 posted on 06/22/2005 10:20:32 PM PDT by Alamo-Girl
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To: 68-69TonkinGulfYachtClub


43 posted on 06/23/2005 3:04:01 AM PDT by E.G.C.
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To: All

**bump**


44 posted on 06/23/2005 4:21:33 AM PDT by corlorde (New Hampshire)
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To: Thunder90

confirmation of Karl Rove's words...

Rove Criticizes Liberals on 9/11
By PATRICK D. HEALY
Karl Rove came to the heart of Manhattan last night to rhapsodize about the decline of liberalism in politics, saying Democrats responded weakly to Sept. 11 and had placed American troops in greater danger by criticizing their actions.

"Conservatives saw the savagery of 9/11 in the attacks and prepared for war; liberals saw the savagery of the 9/11 attacks and wanted to prepare indictments and offer therapy and understanding for our attackers," Mr. Rove, the senior political adviser to President Bush, said at a fund-raiser in Midtown for the Conservative Party of New York State.

Citing calls by progressive groups to respond carefully to the attacks, Mr. Rove said to the applause of several hundred audience members, "I don't know about you, but moderation and restraint is not what I felt when I watched the twin towers crumble to the ground, a side of the Pentagon destroyed, and almost 3,000 of our fellow citizens perish in flames and rubble."

Told of Mr. Rove's remarks, Senator Charles E. Schumer, Democrat of New York, replied: "In New York, where everyone unified after 9/11, the last thing we need is somebody who seeks to divide us for political purposes."

Mr. Rove also said American armed forces overseas were in more jeopardy as a result of remarks last week by Senator Richard J. Durbin, Democrat of Illinois, who compared American mistreatment of detainees to the acts of "Nazis, Soviets in their gulags, or some mad regime - Pol Pot or others."

"Has there ever been a more revealing moment this year?" Mr. Rove asked. "Let me just put this in fairly simple terms: Al Jazeera now broadcasts the words of Senator Durbin to the Mideast, certainly putting our troops in greater danger. No more needs to be said about the motives of liberals."


45 posted on 06/23/2005 8:30:22 AM PDT by Jon Alvarez
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To: SafeReturn

Thanks for the writings by Cpl Tim. They truly reflect what our men and women in uniform represent. For so many entrenched "safe" people in this country, they have not a clue as to the underlining goodness inherit in those that serve, often sign up during a national crisis, war, etc.. So many spoiled lame brained dumbed down parents and children inhabit this land with not a clue as to what Cpl Tim writes about, that is for sure. I wonder just how many people say teenager and up while viewing pictures of our fallen heros on the boob tube and in newspapers etc., wonder for even a minute of just what kinds of individuals these fallen heros are. They serve with honor and un-yielding commitment, not found elsewhere in this society. We salute them and we who know, shall never forget the sacrifices these men and women make. As for the anti-war protestors. It has to be expected. As in every war this country has fought, they always appear sooner or later.


46 posted on 06/23/2005 10:19:22 AM PDT by Marine_Uncle (Honor must be earned)
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To: Thunder90
The ANSWER Coalition expects more than 100,000 people, from families of US soldiers to trade unions and diverse religious groups, to take part in the demonstrations against the war in Iraq.

I want a gold toilet and Heidi Klum to give me a footrub. Oh, and a pony.

47 posted on 06/23/2005 10:25:45 AM PDT by Modernman ("Laws are like sausages, it is better not to see them being made." -Bismarck)
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To: Valin

"The ANSWER Coalition expects more than 100,000 people, from families of US soldiers to trade unions and diverse religious groups, to take part in the demonstrations against the war in Iraq."

I'd like to see 100,000 patriots show up in a counter demonstration with baseball bats. Then we'll have a contest to see who can hit these moonbat's heads the farthest.


48 posted on 06/23/2005 11:00:17 AM PDT by DarthVader (Always ready to educate liberals by beating them profusely about the head with a Louisville Slugger.)
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To: SafeReturn

BUMP


49 posted on 06/23/2005 8:27:49 PM PDT by Valin (The right to do something does not mean that doing it is right.)
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To: Seadog Bytes

Haven't you heard? As of today the Supreme Court has declared the Constitution null and void.


50 posted on 06/23/2005 8:29:32 PM PDT by SlowBoat407 (A living affront to Islam since 1959)
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