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A Few of FR's Finest....Every Day....12-28-06...Pet Day at the Finest
gizmo, rusty

Posted on 12/28/2006 6:55:20 AM PST by dutchess



A Few of FR's Finest....Every Day
Free Republic made its debut in September, 1996, and the forum was added in early 1997.   Over 100,000 people have registered for posting privileges on Free Republic, and the forum is read daily by tens of thousands of concerned citizens and patriots from all around the country and the world.
A Few of FR's Finest....Every Day was introduced on June 24, 2002. It's only a small room in JimRob's house where we can get to know one another a little better; salute and support our military and our leaders; pray for those in need; and congratulate those deserving. We strive to keep our threads entertaining, fun, and pleasing to look at, and often have guest writers contribute an essay, or a profile of another FReeper.
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We're having fun and hope you are!

~ Billie, Dutchess, DollyCali, GodBlessUSA , Aquamarine ~





Welcome Finest Friends. It's Thursday at the Finest and JohnHuang2 is taking a well deserved vacation so we've revived Freeper Pet Joke Day...this week "starring Rusty!!!!" Feel free to add your own "pet humor"!!! ENJOY!







AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER



A local business was looking for office help. They put a sign in the window, stating the following: "HELP WANTED. Must be able to type, must be good with a computer and must be bilingual. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer."
A short time afterwards, a dog trotted up to the window, saw the sign and went inside. He looked at the receptionist and wagged his tail, then walked over to the sign, looked at it and whined.
Getting the idea, the receptionist got the office manager. The office manager looked at the dog and was surprised, to say the least. However, the dog looked determined, so he lead him into the office. Inside, the dog jumped up on the chair and stared at the manager.


The manager said, "I can't hire you. The sign says you have to be able to type." The dog jumped down, went to the typewriter and proceeded to type out a perfect letter. He took out the page and trotted over to the manager and gave it to him, then jumped back on the chair. The manager was stunned, but then told the dog, "The sign says you have to be good with a computer."


The dog jumped down again and went to the computer. The dog proceeded to demonstrate his expertise with various programs and produced a sample spreadsheet and database and presented them to the manager. By this time the manager was totally dumb-founded! He looked at the dog and said, "I realize that you are a very intelligent dog and have some interesting abilities. However, I still can't give you the job."
The dog jumped down and went to a copy of the sign and put his paw on the sentences that told about being an Equal Opportunity Employer. The manager said, "Yes, but the sign also says that you have to be bilingual."
The dog looked at him straight in the face and said.......
"Meow!"



Have a great day...and keep smiling!!!!!






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1 posted on 12/28/2006 6:55:22 AM PST by dutchess
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To: ST.LOUIE1; Billie; DollyCali; GodBlessUSA; JustAmy; Mama_Bear; The Mayor; Aquamarine; deadhead; ...
A Finest Day Pet humor Ping! Feel free to add your own "fuzzy jokes" OR the obligatory "show off your fuzzy friends" pictures!!!! ENJOY!

2 posted on 12/28/2006 7:08:42 AM PST by dutchess
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To: All


God Bless Our Military

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Below are names of some of our FReepers' loved ones who are serving our country. If you have someone you would like to add, please address a post to Billie; Aquamarine; Dutchess, The Mayor, DollyCali or GodBlessUSA and we will add their name to this list. As we pray for them, we pray also for all our nation’s leaders, and military personnel, and their families and friends. May God hold them close to His heart.
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We ask Lord, that You guide the leaders of our great country in their hour of decision. The burden that has been placed on their shoulders is overwhelming. We ask that with Your infinite wisdom You guide them gently to the right decisions.

Please give us the strength, Lord, to get through each difficult and devastating day that faces each of us and our country. Protect and guide our Military that are now being called to duty, strengthen them in their trials and temptations; give them courage to face the perils which beset them; and grant them a sense of your abiding presence wherever they may be; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
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gator girl........................husband
severa............husband, brother
Maigrey.........................cousin
mystery-ak...........son, husband
Inspectorette.......................son
Blessed American..........nephew
Slip18..........................nephew
Diver Dave........niece, nephew
ConspiracyGuy........2 nephews
Pippin............niece's husband
sneakers..........................son
weldgophardline.................son
weldgophardline.....brotherinlaw
jamaly.................brotherinlaw
Future Snake Eater.......cousin
WaterDragon............grandson
WaterDragon...........son-in-law
kimmie7......................brother
LadyX (RIP)..............grandson
fawn796......................nephew
ValerieUSA..................2 sons
Lakeside......................2 sons
LakeLady....................nephew
Spruce......................daughter
Bykrbayb..........................son
Leofl.................................son
chena...............................son
Hope and Glory..................son
Philman_36.............2 nephews
TheMayor...............friends'son
Doug from Upland.......soninlaw
homeschoolmama........nephew
ariamne...................2 cousins
mhking.........................cousin
911angelady.................2 sons
Consort.................2 daughters
Consort...................son-in-law
gonzo...................friend's son
cookcounty......................son
JFC............................nephew
visualops......................cousin
auboy..........................cousin
painter........................nephew
jrushing.............................son
LoneRedRanger...brother-in-law
Ladysmith.nephew, friend's son
tina07......soninlaw & his friend
MontanaCowgirlCop......brother
nelibeli........................nephew
Misty4jc.....................husband
Colorado Slim..............nephew
Tapatio....................2 nephews
ProudAFDad......................son
Alouette.............................son
Katydidnt...........................son
Zechariah_8_13....brother-in-law
Zechariah_8_13.............cousin
PreviouslyA-Lurker........brother
sheeza.......................husband
kemathen7..................husband
Q6-God..................twin brother
Q6-God....................active duty
Warrior Nurse...........active duty
SK1 Thurman...........active duty
David Osborne..........active duty
fc2tomschermuly......active duty
bkwells....................active duty
LongCut...................active duty
cjk...........................active duty
Trish........................active duty
ODC-GIRL................active duty
AF_Blue...................active duty
thumperusn..............active duty
Veloxherc.................active duty
Don Simmons...........active duty
wingnutx...................active duty
CGblue.....................active duty
bigghurtt...................active duty
frankiep....................active duty
veeceeque................active duty
JRios1968................active duty
NoLongerFreeState...active duty
CMS........................active duty
AlaskaErik...............active duty
JemiansTerror...........active duty
tongue-tied ..............active duty
txradioguy................active duty
OhioWfan................................son
ladtx..................................2 sons
Its_me_K.E.T.........................son
Hostel............................cousin
MozartLover...........son, nephew
ak_daddoo........................nephew
Dubya............................nephew
LBGA (RIP)..........................son
katykelly..............................son
Armymarinemom................3 sons
american_ranger.....................son
Himyar....................................son
SpookBrat........................nephew
SpookBrat........................cousin
boxerblues........................2 sons
the piper..............................son
Tiffee4Bob......................boyfriend
TexKat.......................son, step-son
StarCMC.............................brother
Darheel...............................niece
Donaeus...........................nephew
BeAllYouCanBe........................son
Repubmommy........................brother
AgThorn................................2 sons
kneezles.................................son
RoseinRoseBear.....cousin's hubby
Atomic Conspiracy......half-brother
Atomic Conspiracy...........nephew
Atomic Conspiracy..............niece
Sunflowergal....................grandson
mrstank..............................husband
MrsMike31........................husband
spotbust1............................husband
campfollower............................fiance
LUV W........................................son
SilentServiceCPOWife........husband
DirtyHarryY2K......................daughter
DirtyHarryY2K................son-in-law
Skimask.....................................son
Palladin...............................grandson
MississippyMuddy...................sister
MississippyMuddy........2 nephews
Kramster...............................stepson
Socratic.............................nephew
freema.......................nephew, son
Azbushgal..............................son
kimmykay.................................son
NavySEAL F-16........................son
repubmom...............................son
wolfcreek..........................daughter
JesseJane ...........................cousin
Roses0508..............................son
pmmd81..................................son
GodBlessUSA......................cousin
SoldiersPrayingMom.................son
WakeUpandVote..................brother
Skyraider.................................son
CyberAnt...........................nephew
mrs tiggywinkle...................cousin
Jen's Mom........................daughter
Meg33.............................grandson
Nadine...............................nephew
U S Army EOD.................daughter
thehumanlynx...........brother-in-law
Earthdweller......................nephew
Scubachick.......................husband
ChairmanDec19thSociety ..brotherinlaw
Anthem............................2 cousins
meanie monster .........family friend
PragmaticWarrior..........2 nephews
Sageb1...........................3 cousins
JulieRNR21.........friend's grandson
SuzyQue...mom,2 sons,3 brothers
weeder1...........................nephew
IndyPendance..daughter,soninlaw
fatima.....................granddaughter
Lori from Long Island....soninlaw
monkeyface...................grandson
redhead...................grandnephew
gonzo............................soninlaw
varina davis...................grandson
Rivendell.......................daughter
W.W.Smith...........................son
vigilante2.....son, adopted soldier
NavySEAL F-16....................son
Jaxter...........................son-in-law
USMCWife6869..............husband



3 posted on 12/28/2006 7:15:36 AM PST by dutchess
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To: dutchess

Good morning, dutchess! Great thread and Pledge! Is JohnHuang2 taking the week off?


4 posted on 12/28/2006 8:31:09 AM PST by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3rd Bn. 5th Marines, RVN 1969. St. Michael the Archangel defend us in battle!)
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To: Billie; Diver Dave; DollyCali; dutchess; fatima; GodBlessUSA; JustAmy; La Enchiladita; Lady Jag; ...
Unfortunately, I have no pics of our pets uploaded to my Photobucket. I hope this belated Christmas Card from one of our four-footed friends suffices:



Hoping All the Finest had a Great Christmas!

5 posted on 12/28/2006 8:38:38 AM PST by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3rd Bn. 5th Marines, RVN 1969. St. Michael the Archangel defend us in battle!)
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To: Billie; Diver Dave; DollyCali; dutchess; fatima; GodBlessUSA; JustAmy; La Enchiladita; Lady Jag; ...
Rest In Peace, President Gerald R. Ford



Lcdr. Gerald R. Ford, USN

6 posted on 12/28/2006 8:45:23 AM PST by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3rd Bn. 5th Marines, RVN 1969. St. Michael the Archangel defend us in battle!)
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To: dutchess; Billie; Mama_Bear; jkphoto; ST.LOUIE1; snugs; silent_jonny; GodBlessUSA; Wolfstar; ...


I'll be off line for awhile today. In case any would wonder where I am...But I'll view/respond to/ contribute stuff on The Finest & Dose Threads asap upon my return home. Have a grand & happy day!

7 posted on 12/28/2006 8:55:01 AM PST by Majie Purple
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President Gerald R. Ford's Naval Service: (from www.geocities.com/ww2cvl/fordmontcvl.html)

In April 1942 Ford joined the U.S. Naval Reserve receiving a commission as an ensign. After an orientation program at Annapolis, he became a physical fitness instructor at a pre- flight school in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. In the spring of 1943 he began service in the light aircraft carrier USS MONTEREY. He was first assigned as athletic director and gunnery division officer, then as assistant navigator, with the MONTEREY which took part in most of the major operations in the South Pacific, including Truk, Saipan, and the Philippines. His closest call with death came not as a result of enemy fire, however, but during a vicious typhoon in the Philippine Sea in December 1944. He came within inches of being swept overboard while the storm raged. The ship, which was severely damaged by the storm and the resulting fire, had to be taken out of service. Ford spent the remainder of the war ashore and was discharged as a lieutenant commander in February 1946.


8 posted on 12/28/2006 8:59:10 AM PST by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3rd Bn. 5th Marines, RVN 1969. St. Michael the Archangel defend us in battle!)
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To: Purple Mountains Maj

Cute pic, Maj!


9 posted on 12/28/2006 8:59:54 AM PST by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3rd Bn. 5th Marines, RVN 1969. St. Michael the Archangel defend us in battle!)
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To: ConorMacNessa

Thank you for providing the info on President Ford's naval service.


10 posted on 12/28/2006 9:13:52 AM PST by proud2beconservativeinNJ ("In God We Trust")
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To: proud2beconservativeinNJ

You're welcome, proud.


11 posted on 12/28/2006 9:22:47 AM PST by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3rd Bn. 5th Marines, RVN 1969. St. Michael the Archangel defend us in battle!)
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To: dutchess; The Mayor; DollyCali; ST.LOUIE1; Aquamarine; Mama_Bear; Billie; Allegra; lonestar; ...

We're Starting The New Year's Celebration Early!

12 posted on 12/28/2006 11:07:51 AM PST by MEG33 (GOD BLESS OUR ARMED FORCES.)
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To: dutchess; All


13 posted on 12/28/2006 11:57:38 AM PST by MEG33 (GOD BLESS OUR ARMED FORCES.)
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To: ConorMacNessa


All of our four-footed friends suffice.


14 posted on 12/28/2006 12:10:50 PM PST by Lady Jag (Bravery is being the only one who knows you're afraid)
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To: Lady Jag

Awwww


15 posted on 12/28/2006 12:20:01 PM PST by MEG33 (GOD BLESS OUR ARMED FORCES.)
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To: Purple Mountains Maj


We all have fun in the snow!!


16 posted on 12/28/2006 12:22:00 PM PST by Lady Jag (Bravery is being the only one who knows you're afraid)
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To: Purple Mountains Maj


We all have fun in the snow!!


17 posted on 12/28/2006 12:22:25 PM PST by Lady Jag (Bravery is being the only one who knows you're afraid)
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To: Billie; Diver Dave; DollyCali; dutchess; fatima; GodBlessUSA; JustAmy; La Enchiladita; Lady Jag; ...
Not to belabor the point, but I think President Ford's Naval Service deserves a more dignified post than I gave it before:



Rest In Peace President Gerald R. Ford



Lcdr. Gerald R. Ford, USN

Naval Service:

In April 1942 Ford joined the U.S. Naval Reserve receiving a commission as an ensign. After an orientation program at Annapolis, he became a physical fitness instructor at a pre- flight school in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. In the spring of 1943 he began service in the light aircraft carrier USS MONTEREY. He was first assigned as athletic director and gunnery division officer, then as assistant navigator, with the MONTEREY which took part in most of the major operations in the South Pacific, including Truk, Saipan, and the Philippines. His closest call with death came not as a result of enemy fire, however, but during a vicious typhoon in the Philippine Sea in December 1944. He came within inches of being swept overboard while the storm raged. The ship, which was severely damaged by the storm and the resulting fire, had to be taken out of service. Ford spent the remainder of the war ashore and was discharged as a lieutenant commander in February 1946.

Information from www.geocities.com/ww2cvl/fordmontcvl.html



18 posted on 12/28/2006 12:26:47 PM PST by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3rd Bn. 5th Marines, RVN 1969. St. Michael the Archangel defend us in battle!)
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To: ConorMacNessa

They did good.

19 posted on 12/28/2006 12:36:50 PM PST by Lady Jag (Bravery is being the only one who knows you're afraid)
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We're Starting The New Year's Celebration Early!



Hey!   We're not finished
cleaning up from the last one!!



20 posted on 12/28/2006 12:42:23 PM PST by Lady Jag (Bravery is being the only one who knows you're afraid)
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To: dutchess

Hi, dutchess! This one just keeps on making me smile, and love that you used Rusty to illustrate. That one sitting in the chair staring at us is priceless! MEOW! Who knew he could speak more than one language!


21 posted on 12/28/2006 12:44:53 PM PST by Billie
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To: ConorMacNessa

Oh, that is a cutie - he looks like he's ready to give someone a big kiss - must be mistletoe above. :)


22 posted on 12/28/2006 12:46:07 PM PST by Billie
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To: Lady Jag

LOL..!


23 posted on 12/28/2006 12:49:41 PM PST by MEG33 (GOD BLESS OUR ARMED FORCES.)
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To: ConorMacNessa
Rest In Peace, President Gerald R. Ford

Amen. I haven't seen much TV lately - assume he is getting the same respect and coverage from the media as all of our other former presidents.

24 posted on 12/28/2006 12:51:59 PM PST by Billie
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To: ConorMacNessa

Thank you for honoring President Ford.


25 posted on 12/28/2006 12:52:11 PM PST by MEG33 (GOD BLESS OUR ARMED FORCES.)
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To: Purple Mountains Maj

How cute, but brrrrrrrrrr!


26 posted on 12/28/2006 12:53:10 PM PST by Billie
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To: MEG33

They want to make sure they have first dibs on the hats and noisemakers!


27 posted on 12/28/2006 12:54:30 PM PST by Billie
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To: ConorMacNessa

Bravo, Conor! Much better!


28 posted on 12/28/2006 12:55:32 PM PST by Billie
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To: Lady Jag

EEEEKKKK! When the owner's away, the CATS will play!


29 posted on 12/28/2006 12:56:43 PM PST by Billie
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To: ConorMacNessa

That is lovely and really does justtice to a man whom history is trying to forget. Thanks for the reminder of a great unsung hero.


30 posted on 12/28/2006 1:13:47 PM PST by LUV W (We didn't lose almost 3000 people that day.We lost one wonderful person at a time, almost 3000 times)
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To: Purple Mountains Maj

Hehe, great pic.


31 posted on 12/28/2006 1:42:24 PM PST by Excuse_My_Bellicosity ("A litany of complaints is not a plan." - GW Bush, referring to DNC's lack of a platform on ANYTHING)
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To: ConorMacNessa

Hi Conor. Sorry I missed you this morning. Had to post and head to work. Thanks for the cute puppy pic plus the background on Gerald Ford. I always thought of him a quite a gentleman.


32 posted on 12/28/2006 2:02:20 PM PST by dutchess
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To: Purple Mountains Maj

Hi Purple. Hurry back...we miss you!


33 posted on 12/28/2006 2:05:46 PM PST by dutchess
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To: proud2beconservativeinNJ

Hi proud. Thanks for checking in!


34 posted on 12/28/2006 2:06:37 PM PST by dutchess
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To: MEG33

Hi Meg. Love you New Year's kitty picture (plus your border is PERFECT) Very classy!


35 posted on 12/28/2006 2:08:05 PM PST by dutchess
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To: Lady Jag
Hey! We're not finished cleaning up from the last one!!

Love all the pics you posted but this one is way to funny! Thanks for the laugh!
36 posted on 12/28/2006 2:09:43 PM PST by dutchess
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To: ConorMacNessa
Not to belabor the point, but I think President Ford's Naval Service deserves a more dignified post than I gave it before:

Ah, very nice. Job well done!!!!
37 posted on 12/28/2006 2:11:11 PM PST by dutchess
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To: Billie

Hi Billie. Rusty is quite the ham in front of a camera. We had a photographer over for our family Christmas. Can't wait to see how our pictures with Rusty and Giz came out! P.S. Thanks for your help last night! Am ready to start reformatting the weekend thread. (blood pressure rising, panic setting in :o) )


38 posted on 12/28/2006 2:14:57 PM PST by dutchess
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To: LUV W
Thanks for the reminder of a great unsung hero.

I'll second that. Only I am so disgusted the way the media is going giddy about President Ford dissing the war to Bob Woodwood. I for one question whether things said are being taken out of context given Woodwood's history.
39 posted on 12/28/2006 2:17:59 PM PST by dutchess
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To: Excuse_My_Bellicosity

Hi Mr. Excuse. Good to see you! Now waiting for the obligatory photos of our wonderful miltary! They always make me proud!


40 posted on 12/28/2006 2:19:13 PM PST by dutchess
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To: dutchess; All

He Left Plenty of Mistletoe for New Year's Eve!

41 posted on 12/28/2006 2:52:33 PM PST by MEG33 (GOD BLESS OUR ARMED FORCES.)
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To: MEG33; Aquamarine

Awe...cute pic and love the table Meg. Aqua and I are doing the weekend New Year's thread tomorrow. Hope you'll be around to do some lovely fun tables. WE LOVE THEM!!!!We're not doing much at our household so maybe I'll practice a little HTML and post them (YIKES)!


42 posted on 12/28/2006 2:57:26 PM PST by dutchess
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To: dutchess

I am on my SIL's computer right now but I managed to do some New Year's cards and save them to freepmail before I came down here... This monitor is so different from mine at home as far as graphic colors go..They are much paler(some not all).. I am hesitant to frame new pictures. I hope someone tells me if the pictures I post are too dark to see or if my frames don't match!


43 posted on 12/28/2006 3:09:58 PM PST by MEG33 (GOD BLESS OUR ARMED FORCES.)
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To: dutchess; All

Thank you for this Cute Thread, Dear (((((Dutchess)))))!

44 posted on 12/28/2006 3:25:33 PM PST by Kitty Mittens (To God Be All Excellent Praise!)
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To: dutchess

12/07/06 - U.S. Army Soldiers jump from a CH-47 Chinook helicopter at McLanely Drop Zone, Fort Lee, Va., Dec. 7, 2006. Various units participated in the jump as a quarterly training requirement. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Alfred Johnson) (Released)


061208-N-8148A-037 Persian Gulf (Dec. 8, 2006) - Gunner's Mate Seaman Corey Perez, from San Antonio, Texas, reloads 7.62-mm rounds after the crew of patrol craft USS Chinook (PC 9) conducts small arms qualification. Chinook, homeported at Little Creek Naval Amphibious Base, Va., is conducting Maritime Security Operations (MSO). U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kitt Amaritnant (RELEASED)


061221-N-5345W-007 Atlantic Ocean (Dec. 21, 2006) - Air department Sailors assigned to the launch and recovery division aboard Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) watch as a large cloud of steam rises towards the sky during no-load tests on the flight deck’s steam-powered waist catapults. Truman is currently underway conducting sea trials after spending nearly a year undergoing a Docked Planned Incremental Availability (DPIA) period at Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY) in Portsmouth, Va. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kristopher Wilson (RELEASED)


061227-N-0000X-003 DOD File Photo: Lt. Cmdr. Gerald Ford in uniform 1945, who later became the 38th President of the United States (1974-1977). Ford received his commission as an Ensign in the U.S Naval Reserve on April 13, 1942 and later participated in many actions in the Pacific aboard the fast aircraft carrier USS Monterey (CVL 26). He was eventually released from active duty under honorable conditions in Feb. 1946. President Ford, 93, passed away on Dec. 26, 2006 at his home in Rancho Mirage, Calif. DOD photo (RELEASED)

45 posted on 12/28/2006 3:27:59 PM PST by Excuse_My_Bellicosity ("A litany of complaints is not a plan." - GW Bush, referring to DNC's lack of a platform on ANYTHING)
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To: MEG33
I am hesitant to frame new pictures. I hope someone tells me if the pictures I post are too dark to see or if my frames don't match!

LOL...I'll tell you. You do such a WONDERFUL JOB...and are way advanced past me. I'm just like the kid that copies off the other kids paper :o) Thought I had it down until the latest "glitch" and now I'm just a "newbie" again.

Hope you're having a wonderful holiday and hope you know how much you are appreciated here!
46 posted on 12/28/2006 3:42:42 PM PST by dutchess
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To: Kitty Mittens

Oh Kitty...that is such a sweet picture. Appreciated your "flower" for FredtheCat. You know...she (we named her when we didn't know the difference LOL) was getting so old, was basically deaf and senile. I'm just glad she went the way she did. I swear she is having a blast chasing mice at rainbowbridge. God bless our kitties!


47 posted on 12/28/2006 3:46:50 PM PST by dutchess
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To: Excuse_My_Bellicosity

Thanks you Mr. Excuse... Your pictures make me in awe of our military. And God Bless Gerald Ford...a true patriot... I really believe he put country before self when he took office.


48 posted on 12/28/2006 3:49:03 PM PST by dutchess
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Thank you for the pet thread and the compliments..
I won't even attempt what you do!
;( Sassy and several of the kitties have a viral infection right now.The sick ones are awfully quiet. I am hoping Silky doesn't catch it,too.

49 posted on 12/28/2006 3:54:41 PM PST by MEG33 (GOD BLESS OUR ARMED FORCES.)
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To: Purple Mountains Maj

What a doll~~~~~~


50 posted on 12/28/2006 4:01:04 PM PST by jaycee
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