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Wisconsin Capitol protesters disrespect the Veterans Memorial
You Tube ^ | February 25, 2011 | annalthouse

Posted on 02/26/2011 11:04:10 AM PST by who knows what evil?

At the Capitol on February 25, 2011, my husband and I confront protesters who are using the Veterans Memorial as a place to tape a lot of signs and pile up their stuff. They say that we are the first people to have a problem with it.


TOPICS: News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: desecration; hippies; memorial; thugs; unions; veterans; wisconsin; wisconsinshowdown

1 posted on 02/26/2011 11:04:16 AM PST by who knows what evil?
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To: who knows what evil?
I saw this video over at Ace of Spades, and didn't see it posted here as of yet...it will make your blood BOIL.
2 posted on 02/26/2011 11:08:21 AM PST by who knows what evil? (G-d saved more animals than people on the ark...www.siameserescue.org.)
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To: who knows what evil?

I do think it’s in poor taste to utilize this memorial for an activist bulletin board.

It does not reflect well on those using it for that purpose.

DENIAL doesn’t mitigate that fact.


3 posted on 02/26/2011 11:12:13 AM PST by DoughtyOne (Here's the proof of Obama's U. S. citizenship: " " Good enough for our 3 branches...)
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To: who knows what evil?

Naturally, you reciprocated by taping “Kick Me” signs on their backs?


4 posted on 02/26/2011 11:16:30 AM PST by Gene Eric (Your Hope has been redistributed. Here's your Change.)
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To: who knows what evil?

I think they are using the entire building disrespectfully.


5 posted on 02/26/2011 11:16:30 AM PST by linn37 ( "The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other peoples money.)
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To: who knows what evil?

Now that they ‘understand’, now that they ‘know’, what have they done about it?


6 posted on 02/26/2011 11:17:45 AM PST by OldNewYork (social justice isn't justice; it's just socialism)
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To: Gene Eric

I just posted the video; it isn’t mine. I’m not sure I could have restrained myself...


7 posted on 02/26/2011 11:19:29 AM PST by who knows what evil? (G-d saved more animals than people on the ark...www.siameserescue.org.)
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To: DoughtyOne

Not to make excuses for them, but they did look pretty young and I believe it truly is ignorance, it is not uncommon for this ignorance and general lack of respect for veterans. They are products of public education which honors those that are undeserving of honor and dishonors those that are worthy of respect and honor.


8 posted on 02/26/2011 11:19:54 AM PST by ThisLittleLightofMine
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To: who knows what evil?

She’s a liberal law professor that is beginning to appear more and more conservative or maybe just disgusted at the anti-American attitude of the left.


9 posted on 02/26/2011 11:20:19 AM PST by A Strict Constructionist (Oligarchy...never vote for the Ivy League candidate.)
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To: who knows what evil?

So did the stuff get removed?


10 posted on 02/26/2011 11:21:16 AM PST by Balding_Eagle (Overproduction, one of the top five worries of the American Farmer each and every year..)
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To: linn37

This ‘occupation’ goes a little beyond ‘petitioning for a redress of grievances’...


11 posted on 02/26/2011 11:21:44 AM PST by who knows what evil? (G-d saved more animals than people on the ark...www.siameserescue.org.)
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To: Balding_Eagle

I have no idea...not my video. I should have made that clear; I was using the text from the party that posted it. Apologies. :-)


12 posted on 02/26/2011 11:23:21 AM PST by who knows what evil? (G-d saved more animals than people on the ark...www.siameserescue.org.)
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To: A Strict Constructionist

Colleges and universities have REALLY lowered their standards...


13 posted on 02/26/2011 11:30:48 AM PST by who knows what evil? (G-d saved more animals than people on the ark...www.siameserescue.org.)
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To: who knows what evil?

These people are running our country.

Thank you for not caring.


14 posted on 02/26/2011 11:39:57 AM PST by Tzimisce (Never forget that the American Revolution began when the British tried to disarm the colonists.)
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To: who knows what evil?

This explains how little our young teachers know about history, patriotism, and sacrafice. And why the children they teach are going to be lacking in respect for our country, our laws, and our eternal struggle to remain free.

I pray this whole union/taxpayer head-butting will bring a new surge of patriotism and respect to the educational system. This gives us insight into the character and knowledge of these teachers, and of what our universities have done to the brightest and keenest minds. May we finally bring an end to the failed ways of the past.
Notice I said “pray,” because I have very little hope!


15 posted on 02/26/2011 11:43:36 AM PST by Snapping Turtle
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To: who knows what evil?

No doubt. This is the definition of Mob Rule.


16 posted on 02/26/2011 12:07:46 PM PST by Ladysmith ("A community organizer can't bitch when communities organize." Rush Limbaugh)
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To: A Strict Constructionist
To quote Marge Gunderson: "I'm not sure that I agree with you on your police work there, Lou."

Althouse is something else. I'm not quite sure where she fits but it would seem to be a conservative/libertarian approximation is more apropos. The thing is that she has an intriguing take on most things, and takes absolutely no prisoners. She is very astute, and on legal topics especially, woe be to those on the opposite side of her in a debate.

Particularly on this event - she has been doing some of the essential reporting that the regular media does not do. Since the Capitol is about a 20 minute stroll away from the University of Wisconsin Law School, she (sometimes, her husband) has been able to walk there and photograph and interview on video some of these fools manning the protest site. Nothing like cinema verité interviews with these folks, expressing very plainly their feeble grasp on the issues involved. I can imagine this situation, because I lived in Madison for 20 years (and attended the University of Wisconsin Law School - but now regret that I never took a course taught by Prof. Althouse.)

I recommend that you read her blog.

17 posted on 02/26/2011 12:08:08 PM PST by Wally_Kalbacken
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To: Balding_Eagle
Hippies running it have classified it as somebody else’s problem. I get the impression that they feel that since they didn't put it there, it's somehow OK.

Can't find the thread but the state capitol is supposed to be closed for cleaning tomorrow. Never seen the left leave a protest in any semblance of cleanliness and I don't think they'll start now. I hope somebody gets plenty of pictures of the area and especially that memorial just before they close it tonight.

18 posted on 02/26/2011 12:08:53 PM PST by Hillarys Gate Cult
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To: who knows what evil?

Send the video here: http://www.rollingthunder1.com/and let the education begin.


19 posted on 02/26/2011 12:09:20 PM PST by bleedblue
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To: who knows what evil?

First-Amendment-irony bump.


20 posted on 02/26/2011 12:09:20 PM PST by fullchroma
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To: bleedblue

Link...........http://www.rollingthunder1.com/


21 posted on 02/26/2011 12:11:32 PM PST by bleedblue
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To: Balding_Eagle

I forgot to add that not only will their junk still be there the next morning, but some of those flags might be gone. I hope the police are watching but don’t hold out much hope.


22 posted on 02/26/2011 12:12:49 PM PST by Hillarys Gate Cult
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To: who knows what evil?
All they male protesters look like typical longhair hippie scum.

You are kinder than I would have been. After calmly explaining it once and requesting that they relocate their trash then getting their weak bull s**t response I would have ID’d myself by my retired military rank and given then a direct order to relocate their crap. Know that they would just laugh at me I would have contacted capital security to come and make them to relocate their sh**.

23 posted on 02/26/2011 12:16:13 PM PST by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
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To: Snapping Turtle

During the Korean War Commemoration period I visited middle school classrooms to teach the students about the Korean War. I explained that even though the war had never ended and all we had was a cease fire, our actions had managed to keep communism from spreading to the Republic of Korea and beyond. One of the teachers told me the students did not know what communism was so I had to incorporate that into the program.
Later I mentioned to the principal that I was surprised the students did not know what communism was. He told me the young teachers had not been instructed in it!


24 posted on 02/26/2011 12:27:15 PM PST by ruesrose (It's possible to be clueless without being blonde.)
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To: who knows what evil?

madison, wi care about a memorial. Camp Randall stadium builtto Honor that the Wisconsin Union Soldiers collected before going to their respective areas in the US to fight in the Civil War. . Sure there is a plaque signifying the Camp Randall was situted in the area. But the actual site is under the Kohl Center (herb Kohl donated the Money for the Center). Old Abe was an eagle that was a mascot eagle whom flew around Battlefields during the civil war. when the capitol building burned in Madison the taxidemied eagle went up in flames. If I remmebr right in the Wisconsin Capitol Rotunda there is a plaque that speaks of Ols Abe. I have seen the protests in Madison and the protestors have used the exhibitions cabinets to assist in displaying their protest signs. The marble guard rails that overlook the area of the rotunda have a significance for the State in its history too. The inside of the Capitol is rather nice, but now it probably stinks to high heaven. Thankfully on Sunday at 4PM the protestors are being encoraged to leave. But some of those protestors will get in their sleeping bags to make a statement - this is the people’s capitol. It is funny when asked to leave they will fight, the police will arrest them, and instead ogf going home they will go to jail. If it is felony trespassing and they are a college student guess what no student aid for college, they are ineligible for grants and loans because they have committted a felony. Great way to end your college career.


25 posted on 02/26/2011 12:43:29 PM PST by hondact200 (Candor dat viribos alas (sincerity gives wings to strength) and Nil desperandum (never despair))
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To: who knows what evil?

I would love to see every swinging D of them budding young Communists packed up and kicked out of a C-130 somewhere over Afghanistan along with all their stupid displays let them work their way back to Wisconsin if they got any street smarts. Then see if they could learn to respect others peoples property and Memorials.Flashback to the crap we saw in the sixties young Communists still looks like useful idiots they didn’t even change their uniforms. Too stupid to even know they desecrated a Memorial with their stupid CRAP.Andi should learn what from them? That their need a size 11 jump boot shoved up their A-— for being a dumba-—?


26 posted on 02/26/2011 12:44:00 PM PST by StonyBurk (ring)
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To: SandRat
I wasn't there...not my video.

I have many veterans in my family...would be hard-pressed to find one that wasn't...immediate family resting at Arlington. If I had been there; I would probably be in jail.

27 posted on 02/26/2011 12:47:39 PM PST by who knows what evil? (G-d saved more animals than people on the ark...www.siameserescue.org.)
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To: who knows what evil?

What’s with the organizer that appears at the end - it’s the same woman that appears in the guided tour of the encampment video posted earlier this week. Who does she work for?

Harriet Rowen - UW Madison Senior.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pOv6S4aACx8


28 posted on 02/26/2011 1:03:58 PM PST by sbMKE
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To: who knows what evil?

It’s always fascinating to me how the freaks on the left are always initiating sensitivity training for our military, yet they continue to blatantly spit upon our veterans & current armed forces.


29 posted on 02/26/2011 1:07:51 PM PST by getmeouttaPalmBeachCounty_FL (*********************End automatic pay raises for congresscritters**)
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To: who knows what evil?
No respect and sadly, nothing new.

Memorial Used As Porta-Potty Pit Stop At Obama Rally

30 posted on 02/26/2011 1:13:44 PM PST by DakotaRed (Why not just pass a law requiring criminals to obey the laws?)
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To: ThisLittleLightofMine
Not to make excuses for them, but they did look pretty young and I believe it truly is ignorance, it is not uncommon for this ignorance and general lack of respect for veterans. They are products of public education which honors those that are undeserving of honor and dishonors those that are worthy of respect and honor.

Lets just call them young skulls full of socialist mush

31 posted on 02/26/2011 1:16:58 PM PST by dennisw ( The early bird catches the worm)
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To: ThisLittleLightofMine
Not to make excuses for them, but they did look pretty young and I believe it truly is ignorance, it is not uncommon for this ignorance and general lack of respect for veterans. They are products of public education which honors those that are undeserving of honor and dishonors those that are worthy of respect and honor.

Lets just call them young skulls full of socialist mush

32 posted on 02/26/2011 1:17:13 PM PST by dennisw ( The early bird catches the worm)
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To: who knows what evil?
The clueless scum of he earth. They don't deserve to lick the boots of our soldiers...They live free, off taxpayers and soldiers.

And they even GET that they're being disrespectful. That's because these dregs recognize NO ONES needs and wants save their own.

After the Glenn Beck rally in Dc, the park AND the Veteran's Memorial was left, as one park ranger said: “Cleaner than when they came.”

The rally following that, with thousands of bussed in union scum, trash left everywhere - including all over the Memorial.

And THIS is the difference between people who believe in a higher power and those who think they ARE the higher power, thereby have the right to rule others and to leave their trash anywhere - for others to clean up.

I pray someone has made them take their trash off and from around the Memorial. The capitol will be closed tomorrow for clean up.

Does anyone know anyone who can go to the capitol just before it closes and get videos of the mess they leave behind?

In the meantime, this video needs to go viral. Send it to everyone, post it everywhere...keep clicking it on YouTube to keep it up front.

Call the congressmen/women and senators in WI and DEMAND that Memorial not be so disrespected again.

those scuzzy, unshaven, uncombed cretins - I could spit on them. And I'm a great granny. I wouldn't be as nice as these people telling them it's not right. I'd tear every piece of paper up and let them haul me off. At least it would then be news.

33 posted on 02/26/2011 3:28:20 PM PST by maine-iac7 ("We stand together or we fall apart" mt)
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To: who knows what evil?
The clueless scum of he earth. They don't deserve to lick the boots of our soldiers...They live free, off taxpayers and soldiers.

And they even GET that they're being disrespectful. That's because these dregs recognize NO ONES needs and wants save their own.

After the Glenn Beck rally in Dc, the park AND the Veteran's Memorial was left, as one park ranger said: “Cleaner than when they came.”

The rally following that, with thousands of bussed in union scum, trash left everywhere - including all over the Memorial.

And THIS is the difference between people who believe in a higher power and those who think they ARE the higher power, thereby have the right to rule others and to leave their trash anywhere - for others to clean up.

I pray someone has made them take their trash off and from aroun the Memorial. The capitol will be closed tomorrow for clean up.

Does anyone know anyone who can go to the capitol just before it closes and get videos of the mess they leave behind?

In the meantime, this video needs to go viral. Send it to everyone, post it everywhere...keep clicking it on YouTube to keep it up front.

Call the congressmen/women and senators in WI and DEMAND that Memorial not be so disrespected again.

those scuzzy, unshaven, uncombed cretins - I could spit on them. And I'm a great granny. I wouldn't be as nice as these people telling them it's not right. I'd tear every piece of paper up and let them haul me off. At least it would then be news.

34 posted on 02/26/2011 3:32:33 PM PST by maine-iac7 ("We stand together or we fall apart" mt)
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To: maine-iac7

I’m hoping Beck’s ‘Blaze’ website picks it up where it can be viewed in its entirety...it is too long for any television broadcast to run with it; although creative editing might help.


35 posted on 02/26/2011 3:41:49 PM PST by who knows what evil? (G-d saved more animals than people on the ark...www.siameserescue.org.)
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To: ThisLittleLightofMine
Not to make excuses for them, but ...

Then don't.

Long before people are this age, they have an inner compass that, when followed, tells what kind of person they are...and THEY are responsible.

These scum could use a good bath, shampoo and clean cloths.

And hopefully, one day they will reap their just rewards - and they won't like it. I hope one day they are going to find themselves in a position when they'd pray for a soldier to come to their rescue - but there's no soldier around. I guarantee you not ONE of those punks could make one week of boot camp.

36 posted on 02/26/2011 3:51:25 PM PST by maine-iac7 ("We stand together or we fall apart" mt)
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To: who knows what evil?
I can't help but think of Jesus and the money changers in the Temple.

I could not have keep calm - especially in the face of that bast*rd woman...I would have not bothered to go find someone in charge I would have ripped every stinking paper off that Memorial and thrown everything from around it.

Yeah, the headlines would read: “Irate great granny goes ballistic”

But it would've made the news and let a lot more people see who these brain dead, unwashed slugs are.

37 posted on 02/26/2011 3:59:00 PM PST by maine-iac7 ("We stand together or we fall apart" mt)
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To: StonyBurk
and kicked out of a C-130 somewhere over Afghanistan

I have a SIL who flies the C-130's and a grandson in the 'ghan.

Maybe we can work something up. ;o)

38 posted on 02/26/2011 4:05:19 PM PST by maine-iac7 ("We stand together or we fall apart" mt)
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To: who knows what evil?

Bump.


39 posted on 02/26/2011 4:14:00 PM PST by EternalVigilance (But what is Freedom? Rightly understood, a universal license to be good. -- Hartley Coleridge)
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To: Wally_Kalbacken

I do, not every day but frequently since Instapundit links to her.


40 posted on 02/26/2011 7:25:42 PM PST by A Strict Constructionist (Oligarchy...never vote for the Ivy League candidate.)
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