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Code Pink Leader Has Tantrum at Walter Reed - 01/27/06
January 27, 2006

Posted on 01/27/2006 9:46:07 PM PST by tgslTakoma

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To: tgslTakoma
Marxism isn't pretty...

...even in pink.

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151 posted on 01/28/2006 7:46:45 PM PST by Seaplaner (Never give in. Never give in. Never...except to convictions of honour and good sense. W. Churchill)
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To: TPartyType
If you think playing nice with the Pinkos is the way to win, then, IMHO, you are sadly mistaken. We played nice for too many years and it got us no where. Taking it to where they are is the way to win. It demoralizes them. They can't understand why they no longer own the streets, like they have in the past.

Do we have fun while we're Freeping? Your darn right we do. We enjoy ourselves because we know what we're doing is right. Being conservative doesn't mean being a grump old puss. Takoma and many others deserve our respect. They've given up their time, money, aggravation, etc. They don't have to. They could sit at home and whine, moan, bitch and complain about why doesn't somebody else do something.

Maybe your idea of what being a Conservative is all about is different than mine. To me, this is what being a conservative and an American is all about.

In closing I would just like to say, FREEPERS WIN.
152 posted on 01/28/2006 7:49:06 PM PST by beandog (Poor, poor Pinkos. Beat at your own little game)
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To: tgslTakoma

Code Pink should be under indictment.


153 posted on 01/28/2006 7:54:28 PM PST by popdonnelly
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To: usmcobra
I'm on the front lines of the culture war day in and day out.

I don't let left wingers get by with much at all in my university. I work tirelessly to win the hearts and minds of our students, and I challenge the cheeseball tactics of the lefties.

BUT, you're right, I don't believe in fighting dirty. I don't want to soil myself. True conservatives don't fight dirty. They fight clean, they fight smart, and they kick ass. But fighting dirty warps the soul of the one who uses those means. It makes them mean spirited, vindictive, and barbaric. Fighting fire with fire is a quick road to radicalism. Conservatives are not radicals.

154 posted on 01/28/2006 8:00:52 PM PST by TPartyType
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To: TPartyType
I have participated in many a Freep against Peace Fresno. After a year of standing toe to toe on Friday night. At one point I also wondered what good was coming to me standing on a corner holding a sign in the fog, rain and blazing heat every Friday night. After some introspection I had to come to the conclusion that if someone wasn't out there giving the opposing viewpoint that our society would come to believe that perhaps is war is wrong.

Trust me we have people stop by all the time thanking us for being there to support the domestic side of the war on terror. Many, many of these people have loved ones serving in the military if not in Iraq or in Afghanistan.

You may not be aware of it, but many of the threads about our Freeps are viewed by the military members stationed in Iraq. They are very happy to see that they are being supported by us. We have received thank you cards, T-shirts and letters from some individuals. It is a HUGE moral boost to them to hear about us going toe to toe against the pinkos and peaceniks. Our military men and women are tired of the crap they read about in the NY Slimes and other rags that won't tell the truth about what is going on over there or over hear for that matter.
155 posted on 01/28/2006 8:06:22 PM PST by notpoliticallycorewrecked ( God Bless our Military)
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To: tgslTakoma

Third photo from the top-- did anyone tell her that she looks exactly like an erect penis in that hat?


156 posted on 01/28/2006 8:09:12 PM PST by Vigilanteman (crime would drop like a sprung trapdoor if we brought back good old-fashioned hangings)
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Pardon me, 4th photo from the top.


157 posted on 01/28/2006 8:11:19 PM PST by Vigilanteman (crime would drop like a sprung trapdoor if we brought back good old-fashioned hangings)
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To: TPartyType

"I don't let left wingers get by with much at all in my university. I work tirelessly to win the hearts and minds of our students, and I challenge the cheeseball tactics of the lefties."

I lead by setting an example and I don't even get paid.



158 posted on 01/28/2006 8:16:54 PM PST by 68-69TonkinGulfYachtClub (Have you said Thank You to a Service Man or Woman today?)
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To: TPartyType

You don't fight at all, except to put down those here that actually challenge the left in front of Walter Reed.

I'm sure that is very inspiring to your students.

"What did you do last night, teach?

"Well I told a bunch of Freepers they weren't real conservatives because they were actually Protesting Anti war protestors outside of Walter Reed Army Hospital."

"They were protesting Anti war protestors?"
~~student thinks to self(how cool!)~~

"yes they were but I told them how real conservatives don't get their hands dirty stooping to the level of the liberals."

"wow"
~~student thinks to self (this old guy is proof positive that those that can't teach)~~

Yeah very inspiring.


159 posted on 01/28/2006 8:21:21 PM PST by usmcobra (Yesterday I got to say the coolest thing for the first time,"My son in law is a firefighter.")
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To: tgslTakoma

This makes zero sense to me. Aren't they out there to be seen? Isn't that the whole point? You would think that they want their pictures to be taken no matter who was taking them. Pinko protestors are weird.


160 posted on 01/28/2006 8:30:08 PM PST by Kirkwood
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To: notpoliticallycorewrecked
Thanks for that. Everything you mention in your post sounds great to me (for what it's worth) and I certainly appreciate people using creative means to show support for our troops. They deserve all the support we can give them, and those who despise them or impugn their honor are pond scum.

Hey, it takes all kinds. I was just hoping to challenge those FReepaholics who are not inclined to engage in the kind of introspection you mention to think about why they're out there week after week, how it effects them, and what it means to be a conservative. Cuz, in my book, brother, we don't do what we do "by any means necessary." That's a radical's credo, not ours.

Anyway,

FRegards, and thanks for all you do.

And . . .


God Bless our Troops!!!

161 posted on 01/28/2006 8:31:12 PM PST by TPartyType
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To: usmcobra
I teach my students to avoid extremes and how to engage in reasoned discourse. As a matter of fact the vast majority of my students don't think street protesting is cool or exciting. They think it's behavior reminiscent of the 1960s and they resent radicals who assume they don't care because they're not out there with them.

But, hey, it takes all kinds. . . . knock yourself out.

162 posted on 01/28/2006 8:36:29 PM PST by TPartyType
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To: TPartyType

It is cool and exciting and you've taught them to think that it isn't.

Tell me do you also teach them to avoid support the troops rallys?

Or outdoor political speeches?

Because those could easily be considered behavior(s) reminiscent of the 1960s.

As I see it you are creating a new silent majority willing to allow the left to say whatever they want, and do whatever they want, without even a whimper of protest from "real conservatives".

If you succeed in creating your "real conservatives" won't you also be repeating the hardest lesson of The Viet Nam War, that our silence brought about failure out of victory?


163 posted on 01/28/2006 8:51:00 PM PST by usmcobra (Yesterday I got to say the coolest thing for the first time,"My son in law is a firefighter.")
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To: TPartyType
"As a matter of fact the vast majority of my students don't think street protesting is cool or exciting."

I suppose they would have sat on the sidelines in Revolutionary Era America
164 posted on 01/28/2006 8:54:35 PM PST by 68-69TonkinGulfYachtClub (Have you said Thank You to a Service Man or Woman today?)
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To: usmcobra
Tell me do you also teach them to avoid support the troops rallys?

I've helped organize them. I'm just now helping get a "We support our troops" display case installed.

Or outdoor political speeches?

I've delivered a few of them myself.

Regarding that other nonsense . . .

I'm teaching them precisely to do battle with extremists (left or right-wing) in the arena of ideas! without resorting to name calling, ad hominem, and insults. . . . give it a try sometime. It's exhilirating!)


Good night . . .
165 posted on 01/28/2006 9:17:42 PM PST by TPartyType
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To: 68-69TonkinGulfYachtClub

Thanks for the ping!


166 posted on 01/28/2006 9:20:40 PM PST by Alamo-Girl
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To: 68-69TonkinGulfYachtClub
Remember how agonizing it was for the family in Mel Gibson's "The Patriot" to decide what to do? The hotheads were anxious to go to war, but not ol' Mel's character. Why? Because he knew the horrors of war and he wished to exercise restraint. He was a true conservative. He hated war and he didn't allow himself or his sons to entertain romantic views on the subject.

He wanted to give diplomacy every chance. BUT . . . when it was time to fight, he was ferocious . . . even scarey. I like to picture myself acting just so . . with my students right beside me!

Now I can hear someone scream, "But his son died because he drug his heals!!) True, his young son had to die before he jumped into the fray, but his reluctance to fight was not the cause of his young son's death. His son died because he acted rashly and because of the brutality of the Red Coat commander.


Speaking of war, a good analogy just occured to me:

Our adversary in Iraq is using lots of suicide bombers and road side bombs. Should we "fight fire with fire"? Should we start annihilating villages that support insurgents? Should we send in select troops on suicide missions to blow themselves up in a crowd of suspected insurgents to demoralize them? Why not?

reductio ad absurdum--"illustrating absurdity by being absurd"


167 posted on 01/28/2006 9:34:25 PM PST by TPartyType
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To: TPartyType

The Arena of Ideas?

Liberals never enter the arena of ideas anymore, they're too busy hogging the news cameras and staging events to sway the public with meaningless rhetoric.

You are grooming your students for a fight they never encounter, the one on one open debate with an actual liberal.

Meanwhile those here willing to counter protest are making a difference, because unlike your students they are forcing the issue to the forefront and winning against the liberals.

Those that protest win by preventing Code Pink from making the news. Every time the media can't display Code Pink's protests because of those Freepers counter protesting, it's a clean win. And because this win touches more soldiers then any display case in a hallway somewhere only a fool would attempt to shame those that do so.

And only a cretin would call it dirty politics.


168 posted on 01/28/2006 9:58:22 PM PST by usmcobra (Yesterday I got to say the coolest thing for the first time,"My son in law is a firefighter.")
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To: TPartyType

His son died because he was killed, not because he decided to wear the uniform of our nation when he father told him not to fight.

That basic lesson lost on you, every human make their own path in life no matter what the wishes of the parents are.

His son's sacrifice shamed Gibson's character into action.

The romance of war never survives the first taste of it.

As for American suicide bombers, in truth the first Kamikazes were those members of Torpedo 8 that flew into the slaughter of Midway at the hands of japanese gunners. We created the first Kamikazes, the japanese only fashioned them after our examples.


169 posted on 01/28/2006 10:14:18 PM PST by usmcobra (Yesterday I got to say the coolest thing for the first time,"My son in law is a firefighter.")
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To: usmcobra
I wasn't trying to shame anyone.

Then again, if you think teachers ought to abandon teaching their charges to win in the arena of ideas just because some left wingers no longer know how to exercise reason, then shame on you! That kind of thinking isn't exactly conducive to perpetuating a free and civil society.

170 posted on 01/28/2006 10:24:18 PM PST by TPartyType
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To: bert

That's Pee Wee Herman...and his towel boy.


171 posted on 01/28/2006 10:57:57 PM PST by Doctor Raoul (Raoul's First Law of Journalism: BIAS = LAYOFFS)
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To: tgslTakoma
God awfully ugly Pinkos.

Where do they recruit their members? The bus stop mutant zone?

172 posted on 01/28/2006 11:04:25 PM PST by Thumper1960 (The enemy within: Demoncrats and DSA.ORG Sedition is a Liberal "family value".)
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To: Fintan
I think I know what these women are really frustrated about, and it ain't George Bush...
COLD PINK
Frigid Womyn
For Peace

173 posted on 01/28/2006 11:05:42 PM PST by Doctor Raoul (Raoul's First Law of Journalism: BIAS = LAYOFFS)
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To: TPartyType

"Remember how agonizing it was for the family in Mel Gibson's "The Patriot" to decide what to do? The hotheads were anxious to go to war, but not ol' Mel's character."

The ONLY movie I've seen, in this century,
was "We Were Soldiers"

Why, because I have a lot of admiration
for for the Brothers
who had it rougher than I did in Viet Nam.

And while I appreciate your efforts in
teaching the next generation realize
that the next generation learn from my example,
and how I found a way to serve my country again
and at zero cost to the government.

You see I've managed to be successful
in my profession
(not rich by any means, but successful and pay taxes)
AND make time each and every week
to serve along side, and in many cases,
actually replace active duty personnel.

That's the key to setting an example
of just what a conservative really is.

You really can't teach someone what to do or think.
Just set an example for them and hope they follow.


174 posted on 01/28/2006 11:13:16 PM PST by 68-69TonkinGulfYachtClub (Have you said Thank You to a Service Man or Woman today?)
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To: TPartyType

You have no clue, it's obvious from your post.


175 posted on 01/28/2006 11:15:49 PM PST by Doctor Raoul (Raoul's First Law of Journalism: BIAS = LAYOFFS)
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To: TPartyType
Got a link to a story I can read?

Get off your ass, it's not hard to find...

Ops, I forgot, you're busy speaking through it.

176 posted on 01/28/2006 11:18:40 PM PST by Doctor Raoul (Raoul's First Law of Journalism: BIAS = LAYOFFS)
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To: tgslTakoma

Is this the woman we speculated was
Gael's mother a few weeks ago

177 posted on 01/28/2006 11:28:09 PM PST by Doctor Raoul (Raoul's First Law of Journalism: BIAS = LAYOFFS)
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To: tgslTakoma


Thank you for standing up to these pinkos.

I'm a pretty big guy. If I move off of their "zone" and they pull that crap on me, I would start hurting people to make that issue stop. These commies need put in their place.


178 posted on 01/28/2006 11:31:47 PM PST by Malsua
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To: Doctor Raoul; tgslTakoma; BillF; Justanobody; kristinn; Angelwood; Do not dub me shapka broham; ...

179 posted on 01/29/2006 12:43:37 AM PST by The Spirit Of Allegiance (SAVE THE BRAINFOREST! Boycott the RED Dead Tree Media & NUKE the DNC Class Action Temper Tantrum!)
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To: IncPen; tgslTakoma; Darkwolf377; Albion Wilde; armymarinemom; Doctor Raoul
Mention FR to a lib and they go friggin' BONKERS.

LOL.

No kidding.

It's like antagonizing a rabid, dull canine.

Another thing they don't seem to like is Protest Warrior, based upon experience.

:-)

180 posted on 01/29/2006 4:36:17 AM PST by Do not dub me shapka broham ("Liberals aren't neighborhood people." -Daniel Patrick Moynihan)
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To: usmcobra
It isn't hard to do, because it has happened before, and a whole generation of vets suffered because of it.

That's right, and my Dad is part of that generation. We're not going to let it happen again. I just more folks felt the same way.

181 posted on 01/29/2006 6:09:23 AM PST by Coop (FR = a lotta talk, but little action)
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To: Coop

I just more = I just wish more


182 posted on 01/29/2006 6:09:55 AM PST by Coop (FR = a lotta talk, but little action)
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To: joesbucks
Sounds like a bunch of 4 year olds....on both sides.

...whines the snot-nosed little punk.

183 posted on 01/29/2006 6:18:28 AM PST by Coop (FR = a lotta talk, but little action)
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To: joesbucks
I don't recall ever seeing you on a Walter Reed thread before. Not once. Your royal HIGHness can't even be bothered to bump a frickin' thread attempting to support our troops, but you do go to great lengths to insult folks who actually do something (besides whining - which is SO pre-school!) to stand up for those fighting for our freedom.

I cordially invite you to go to Hell.

184 posted on 01/29/2006 6:21:05 AM PST by Coop (FR = a lotta talk, but little action)
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To: TPartyType
I only get frustrated when I read these silly threads. What a hollow victory.

Actually, it's not. Why do you see only the hard core moonbats now and hardly any young people? Because the opposition made them think...and not come back.

You never know when you plant a seed in a liberal's mind if they begin to realize how goofy and/or Marxist leaning their leaders are, but you can see the results plainly in reduced numbers. And conservatives passing by are encouraged to battle liberals in their own way. And wishy washy middle of the roaders sometimes make their choice right there.

Furthermore, the troops do notice and it lets them know that America loves them. Yesterday we were at the Davis Monthan Air Force Base where moonbats go every Monday (and are counter protested!) and just had flags and support signs. It was not much really, but the troops loved it because they get so little public accolades. These men and women deserve all the support and counter-protesting we can give them.

Furthermore, the Pro Life protesters have been standing in public with signs and handing out leaflets ever since Roe vs. Wade. Years later, they are getting close to winning. What if they had just given up? How much more would the population have been reduced over the years?

It would be great if we could all stand around in the library drinking tea and discussing weighty matters with the most logical argument winning but the world doesn't work that way.

Sure, this type of protesting may be too frustrating for you. It's not for everybody. And I appreciate every reasoned letter to the editor or government official you write, and every other step you take to resist liberals and bring sanity back to America. But as you leave the ping list, please don't denigrate what you don't understand.
185 posted on 01/29/2006 6:22:23 AM PST by \/\/ayne (Give me Liberty or give me the ACLU)
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To: usmcobra
Next time you want to do so, please find yourself a couple of active duty Marines, preferably patients from Walter Reed to protect you if they become violent.

We've got a few of us high-mileage jarheads out there to keep the peace, but I really don't think this treasonous pinko group would be foolish enough to start any violence. Not only do we outnumber them, but our folks are younger and our men don't wear skirts.

186 posted on 01/29/2006 6:23:30 AM PST by Coop (FR = a lotta talk, but little action)
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To: tgslTakoma

We will try to do that....Keep up the good work!!!

Leo


187 posted on 01/29/2006 6:27:25 AM PST by Leofl (I'm from Texas, we don't dial 9-11)
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To: tgslTakoma
Allison got really bent out of shape when the other camera folk came down to film their gang assault on me. In a fit of anger, Allison Yorra yelled at us, calling us a bunch of nobodies and that nobody reads our blogs.

First of all Allison this is NOT a blog...Free Republic is a discussion forum. And Allison I know you are reading this! .

188 posted on 01/29/2006 6:31:38 AM PST by AmericanMade1776
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To: Coop
...whines the snot-nosed little punk.

Thank you for your keen insight...........

I cordially invite you to go to Hell.

and your kind comments.

189 posted on 01/29/2006 6:38:40 AM PST by joesbucks
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To: \/\/ayne
Thanks. I do understand what you're saying and I appreciate what you're doing and, especially why you're doing it.

The Pro life movement provides a great distinction: I'm a member myself, and I think an annual March on Washington, or one's capital, or occasional activism is right, good and salutary.

It's the act of weekly street activism that I think becomes addictive and can potentially turn one into a radical. And ending abortion is a whole lot more grave a matter than being motivated by wanting to embarrass some other group. That's all I'm trying to get FReepers to consider.

But I understand that many street activists are positively motivated, that they just want to stand and be heard or make a simple statement and make sure the troops feel supported and that embarrassing the opposition is just a nice consequence of their action.

Anyway, thanks, Wayne for not jumping in my sh*t . . .

190 posted on 01/29/2006 6:41:22 AM PST by TPartyType
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To: tgslTakoma

vigil at Walter Reed Army Medical Center - Every Friday

8:00 pm, Friday Aug 12, 2005 Demo/Protest/Rally/Vigil
City & State DC
Topic / Issue Iraq
Location Walter Reed Army Medical Center (North Gate), 7200 Georgia Ave., at Elder St., NW


Description
SHED LIGHT ON U.S. WAR CASUALTIES:
BRING THE TROOPS HOME NOW
TAKE CARE OF THEM WHEN THEY GET HERE

Walter Reed Army Medical Center (North Gate)
Every Friday Night 8 to 10 P.M.
7200 Georgia Ave., at Elder St., NW
Vigil Contacts: Ann Wilcox 202-441-3265; Allison Yorra: 202-332-4876
For vigil details visit:


The nightly vigil at Walter Reed Army Medical Center continues to
signal the late nightly arrivals of badly wounded soldiers from Iraq and Afghanistan.

On Friday nights there is an abundance of traffic on Georgia Avenue and much support from those driving by. The vigil is a reminder of the devastating human cost of this war and deepens our resolve to bring it to an end as soon as possible. Please take the time and join our welcoming group. Bring friends, candles, a sign or a banner.

It is worth noting that many of the soldiers we have met so far do not support the war, but others do. Take the opportunity to hear their stories and share perspectives.


******



Allison Yorra (202) 487-5112 or email dc@codepinkalert.org

Second Monday 7pm
CODEPINK DC MONTHLY MEETING

Join us the Second Monday of every month to talk strategy, plan our events and actions and grow the women’s peace movement. Contact Allison Yorra: dc@codepinkalert.org or call 202-487-5112

Yawn...George Bush is scheduled to give his State of the Union Address on Tuesday, January 31. Another day, another spin job from the administration about how their policies are making things so much better for ALL Americans and for Iraqis, especially the women. We will be told that the folks handling reconstruction (Iraq and the Gulf Coast) are "doin' a heckuva job". He'll warn us that we need to be very afraid of future attacks and how his war on terror is making us safer.

What we won't hear about is the ILLEGAL domestic wiretapping program, the rampant Republican corruption and the quagmire that is Iraq. Doubtful that Bush will mention the ever growing number of people who think he should be impeached. But we will!!!

CODEPINK is organizing a People's State of the Union press
event (see below) that will lift your spirits and move you to action. Join Members of Congress Lynn Woolsey, John Conyers and Maxine Waters, Gold Star Mother Cindy Sheehan, whistleblower Ann Wright, political and economic expert John Cavanagh, New Orleans activist Malik Rahim as they speak the truth about our nation's policies and what we the people need to do to make real change possible.

On this particular day Americans deserve to hear the truth, not just about
the REAL state of our nation, but also the hopeful message about how
together WE can implement alternative policies to build a more humane and
secure world.


191 posted on 01/29/2006 6:43:42 AM PST by kcvl
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To: tgslTakoma

It seems NO ONE reads their little website of LIES (except for the same four people who seem to show up everywhere protesting against anything and everything George W. Bush/Republican/Conservative aka PRO AMERICAN). It must pay well to be a 24/7 protester these days (Code Pink/Global Exchange) since none of them seem to have REAL jobs...



Appeal to Our Vets and Active Duty Soldiers Inside Walter Reed

The Walter Reed Vigil is a very discreet, dignified project taking place for two hours each Friday evening between 7 and 9 pm. We want those who have paid a terrific price for their country to be kept close to our hearts and minds. We don't call for you to be honored with parades and flags; others will do that. We are calling on the country to honor its veterans, active duty, reserves, and National Guard, with full benefits, commitment to long-term health care, and an economy that will provide good jobs, hopefully union jobs.

We understand from talking to some of those inside Walter Reed and other soldiers, the importance of the bonds you have with the comrades still in the field. You worry about them; you pray for them. So do we-that is why we want them home again. Whether you agree with that solution for the situation we are in-or not-we hope you can come to trust our sincerity. We try to prove it with the consistency of our little vigil outside the main gate of Walter Reed. You proved your commitment to your brothers and sisters in arms and to your country. We stand by the main gate each Friday evening for just those two hours as a commitment to you, that we will not forget you, and we don't want the rest of the country forgetting you either.

NOW TODAY, there are some who are so unsure of their own position that they feel they cannot tolerate even our small, short, weekly vigil. These people wave the American flag but they have lost the essence of what it means. They say God Bless The Troops but they don't understand what it is that you and your comrades fought for, are fighting for. Their goal is to silence us, and what will they do then?

HOW DID it come to this? That a small, humble vigil of ten people or so, should turn into such a storm? What are we saying that gets them so angry?
Support Our Troops. Full Benefits for Our Vets. Bring the Troops Home.

PLEASE HELP US. If you believe we have a right to our simple vigil, if you can trust us not to ever do any of our veterans harm, please join us some time between 7 and 9 pm any Friday evening. Show the world that you don't believe in the lies told about us, that you believe in our right to have our vigil for our soldiers. Some of us are mothers of soldiers. Some are veterans. Some of us are simply citizens who want to do a little thing for people who have done so much for them.

Thank you.

Group thinks Bush is the real terrorist
Letter to the Editor, by Jacqueline Betz, Gainesville

A Weekly Battle Over War in Iraq
Outside Walter Reed on Friday Nights, Two Camps Stand Their Ground
Washington Post, October 30, 2005

Setting The Record Straight
By John Bruhns, Iraq War Veteran

The Cost of War at Walter Reed
By Stewart Nusbaumer, Intervention Magazine

Walter Reed Vigil Report No. 16
December 2, 2005

Walter Reed Vigil Report No. 14
November 18, 2005

Walter Reed Vigil Report No. 13
November 11, 2005

Walter Reed Vigil Report No. 12
November 4, 2005

Walter Reed Vigil Report No. 11
October 28, 2005

Walter Reed Vigil Report No. 10
October 21, 2005

Walter Reed Vigil Report No. 9
October 14, 2005

Walter Reed Vigil Report No. 8
October 7, 2005

Walter Reed Vigil Report No. 7
September 30, 2005

Walter Reed Vigil Report No. 6
September 23, 2005

Walter Reed Vigil Report No. 5
September 16, 2005

Walter Reed Vigil Report No. 4
September 9, 2005

Walter Reed Vigil Report No. 3
September 2, 2005

Walter Reed Vigil Report No. 2
August 26, 2005

Walter Reed Vigil Report No. 1
August 19, 2005



http://www.codepinkalert.org/article.php?list=type&type=81


192 posted on 01/29/2006 6:51:27 AM PST by kcvl
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To: tgslTakoma
Hey, I saw the pictures and was just reminding you that Code "Pink" is only a washed out Red (Commie). That Allison broad looks like she could't get a guy even if she paid for one. Last time she was loved was by mommie.

People like her give me pause to wonder why I spent so many years protecting their right to free speech. But I suppose if you welded her mouth shut and cut off her arms then she would be a much more pleasant individual.

193 posted on 01/29/2006 7:22:32 AM PST by Colt .45 (Navy Veteran - Pride in my Southern Ancestry! Chance favors the prepared mind.)
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To: Wayne
The conservative temperament is not given to intimidation, extremism, mean-spiritedness and reaction against things. It is concerned with motivation, it is acts for positive change, is concerned with both means and ends, values reasoned debate over activism, is good-humored and maintains balance in all things (especially one's personal life). In short, a conservative is NOT a radical.

If you can stand on a street corner with your sign, week after week, and not get addicted to the "happening" and become a seeker of headlines, who lives for the Friday night protest . . . more power to ya! Just watch your motives, that's all I ask.

. . . time for church. . . (I promise to never post this sort of challenge to street FReepers again.)

194 posted on 01/29/2006 7:26:58 AM PST by TPartyType
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To: tgslTakoma
When people are agitated, no amount of blending will help. I'm sorry you got targeted like that, again. But you're right to never give in. Keep shooting and you'll get the shots you need. Basically, I don't say anything to anybody, I just walk up, fiddle with my camera along the way, raise it and shoot when I see what I want. Smile, and walk to the next photo op. You have every right to stand whereever you are and to take pictures of whomever you like.

I hope to get back to town when it's late summer or early spring, but I'm not sure yet of my schedule.

195 posted on 01/29/2006 7:32:19 AM PST by rabidralph (I got my Spring Turkey permit!)
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To: tgslTakoma; TPartyType; Blurblogger

196 posted on 01/29/2006 7:47:42 AM PST by Boazo (From the mind of BOAZO)
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To: TPartyType
Your propensity to assign negative motivations to the activism of others, while assigning noble intentions to your own speaks volumes. The stench of intellectual elitism hangs heavy on your posts. I realize, from experience, it's an occupational hazard.

Handle your business in the ivory tower however you see fit. And keep your agenda to yourself, regardless of what it is. But by the same token, keep your condescending lecturing to yourself or save it for the pinkos. If you actually have been reading the WR threads and comprehending them, you'll see clearly why we are there and what motivates us: supporting and protecting our troops. Shaming pinkos is just the cherry on the sundae.

197 posted on 01/29/2006 7:49:25 AM PST by Sisku Hanne (Happy 2006...The Year of the Black Conservative!)
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To: bmwcyle

Is that the stealth badger?


198 posted on 01/29/2006 7:52:57 AM PST by Boazo (From the mind of BOAZO)
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To: tgslTakoma

Once I went over to photograph my local useful idiots at their protest. Their leader came up to me and told me "You can't take our picture!!", to which I replied "Gee whiz, this looks like a public street corner to me" as I took her picture. She was really mad, but couldn't do a thing about it.

If they are harrassing you by getting in your face and interfering with you photo taking, they are breaking the law. It's called harrassment. Call the police next time and get them straitened out. You are free to take photos in a public place as long as you are not interefering with their right to protest.

Thanks for the photos, and keep up the good work.


199 posted on 01/29/2006 8:28:12 AM PST by Trteamer ( (Eat Meat, Wear Fur, Own Guns, FReep Leftists, Drive an SUV, Drill A.N.W.R., Drill the Gulf, Vote)
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To: Coop; tgslTakoma

BTTT


200 posted on 01/29/2006 8:30:58 AM PST by Mrs.Nooseman
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