Skip to comments.Sunday Morning Talk Show Thread 7 July 2013
Posted on 07/07/2013 5:14:36 AM PDT by Alas Babylon!
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At the time of Shelby’s switch, 1986, I had been in Hunstville about six month. I had come from Texas and both states were in the process of white voters voting Republican ticket.
Mr. Shelby has only gotten more BIG G’ment with age
Yeah, now that you’ve made me think about it...that stupid decision sounds exactly like some noncommittal bunch of words...words from someone trying NOT to take a stand; someone bribed with that quibble being the best Roberts could do.
But they are the Supremes!
Hey Tom don’t give up the box. Show us the path if there is one we don’t know about.
There will not be another gop/e dominated election in 2016... one way or the other... they either run someone that can free America from her communist bonds or they become a footnote in a History book. It may hand the dims another election (that is all that the republican leadership knows how to do)... and with the gop/e in control... you get dim policies with a bit of pork thrown in for the republican traitors.
I would rather fight for a future chance at saving America than die on the sword of another romneyesque leftard liar.
We have to let the rinos know there is a war and they will get killed,politically, if they keep it up,selling out to the left.
The dems make it very uncomfortable for anyone who doesn't follow the communist line we need to do the same thing for anyone who shreds our Constitution or deserts our party.
Count me in!
Forget the GOP.
They are liars and offer a false dream
but ONLY the death of the Republic.
The GOP helped Obama.
The GOP helps Obama.
Everyone who helps the GOP helps Obama.
The GOP created ObamaCARE. Then lied about it.
THEY HAVE NO REASON TO ELIMINATE IT.
Egypt was a complete failure of the Obama doctrine and has not been reported or explained by any news organization. He staked his Middle East policy on Egypt and the people in one year rejected it and had a week celebration of throwing off that doctrine. They made signs mocking him and Hilary while calling for America to wake up to this tyrant, but apparently only people who get the full dose of his policies can understand what they are. They had four million people protesting and demanding a change without the benefit of the Whitehouse orchestrating through social media this time. When are Americans going to realize Egypt is what he and his organizers are planning for America? When is America going to throw off their shackles and show the courage of Egypt?
Says it all in a few sentences.
Have you folks heard of Restore America?
David crowe came to speak in Oregon a couple of weeks ago. He says that Evangelical Christians would make up the biggest voting block in the country if we could only get them all registered, and get them voting. His suggestion to us was that’s where we need to focus our ‘Get Out the Vote’ efforts.
I am also pretty depressed about the state of the Republican Party, & the elites that aren’t working for us, but I’m not quite ready to give up on them. Most of the base is conservative. We just need to change our leaders.
So instead of giving up ALL of our Conservative tenants... and yes LIFE is codified in the very first words put to paper by this Republic... then we just have to give up “some” of them? I prefer to remain loyal to the laws of GOD and the words of our Constitution as written.
It certainly is a very difficult path but one that History shows to be possible. Yes, it will be very HARD to be successful at that endeavor... should it come to pass. To quote a dim that actually cared for America... even though he was still a rat... President Kennedy said, “...not because they are easy, but because they are HARD”. If we can go to the Moon and return a man safely within the decade promised by Kennedy, then surely we can save America. That salvation may depend on a 3rd party. It really is up to preibus, rove, the bush clan and the Senate and House leadership... their decisions will shape what happens.
Oh, why thank you. I thought the post had very good points and very well written so I failed to understand why it should be hobbled and the objective reader distracted with invectives.
Oh and just a fine point but “unsolicited criticism” is a bit extraneous, as nobody really solicits criticism now do they?
lb sand guy, lb sand.
I think you just did.
lb sand guy, lb sand.
Are you familiar with the term "ride the lightning" Noob?
Well, we beat Bush and his minions on amnesty before and we'll do it again...and again...and again! I miss President Bush a lot, but by God, I, along with the rest of FreeRepublic, fought to defeat his amnesty plan and we did it.
The Northern Republicans ran A. Lincoln as their candidate. Stephen Douglas was the Northern Democrat. There was also a Southern Dem and a Southern Rep. Lincoln won enough electoral votes to become President of the Union. And within 60 days of his taking office, the South fired on Fort Sumter. No matter what candidate comes along, Providence will also have a hand in matters. And those matters could be more historical than others.
I think you just did.
Oh, so all a sudden you understand that posting on a public forum is an invitation for criticism. You learn fast, good job.
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Well, that’s not very cheery, Cheerio!
I can’t think of one conservative left in the Alabama democrat party. Maybe Bobby Bright, former mayor of Montgomery and my one-term Congressman. We replaced his sorry lardass back in 2010. He told us that he was opposed to Nancy Pelosi, then voted for her as the Speaker. Not a Bright liar at all.
I’m staring directly at your light and coming in, FRiend.
Dude, you put the sombrero on Linda! She’s supposed to have a hat with fruit on it, and Juan’s supposed to have the sombrero!
Excellent... the truth shines brightly for open eyes!
According to my representative no one was willing to take the position.
I just don't see any recourse for us under this Republican Party.
As for a third party taking ten years to become viable, that's not necessarily true. Remembering recent history with Ross Perot, regardless of his motives or beliefs, he was leading in most Presidential polls as an independent in the summer of 1992 prior to self destructing his own campaign.
A successful third party wouldn't require a majority of voters. Anything close to forty percent would be successful. As over 40 percent of voters identify themselves as Conservative, with the right leader(s) and sufficient financial support, it is possible.
The trouble is its one thing to point out all the many defects of the GOP-E and quite another to solve the problem. Just pointing out the problem really doesn’t go far enough.
Unfortunately we won’t get the truth from the DBM until they are almost broke and on their knees.
Than they they will turn to what they should have been doing all along, reporting truth.
Right, if they did not vote for Boehner then Pelosi would win Speakership back
Also, do you think the country has that much time to endure say a hillary for eight years and then try and reassemble whats left of the country? Especially, if amnesty goes through and the left has a permanent majority as well as the ability to manipulate each and every election with so much fraud we are overwhelmed.
Personally, I never imagined that zero and his regime could do as much damage as they have done in a scant eight year and they are not through yet!!
We could be looking at 20/25 trillion in short term debt by 2016 and longer term from 100-150 trillion. Basically, bankrupt. No nation could come back from that.
Are you saying regroup and hope there is a nation to come back to?
Worse yet what happens if we regroup and find a rino contingent working into the party within the first ten years? What then? I"m skeptical to say the least about the potential for a third party. Thirty years ago no problem. Now,things move too fast and we are too far along the pathway to national destruction,IMHO.
If it were 1970 instead of 2013 I wouldn't think twice. Back then a third party, I'd jump for it. Things moved slower then,not these days.
Just look at the evolution of the dear leader. The guy came out of nowhere and is now destroying the country with a communist machine that appears near unstoppable.
I hesitate to explore the possible growth of a third party with so much at stake.
My style of writing is my style and you are welcome to not read it or go places where they write in a more scholarly/boring style. Thanks for the advice, but no thanks.
Pray for America to Wake Up
whether it is 3rd party or getting rid or changing rinos, I think a big underlying problem is a totally biased media.
I recall the old days when newspapers were owned by conservatives (e.g. Richard Melon Scaife in Pittsburg, Perry White in Superman). Somehow they sold out to these raving libs
Now that some conservatives hope to get back in, they are met with horrow from the left and media. Anything Rupert Murdock or the evil Koch (sp?) brothers try to buy, is shot down. Rush looked at defunct Al Gore network and the left howled so much it was sold to Al Jazeera, FCS (fer crying out loud)!
If we can’t seduce or change media, we have to buy it, or find a way to go around it (internet) or mute it
I’m with you Bray. Way to deal with the first critic I think you’ve had on here, in my memory. We like your work.
Brilliant catch here Shalom!
If we don’t start getting our messages out better that we are and stop cry-babying about how the DBM is unfair(surprise, surprise)we are going nowhere anyway.
I like Becks approach. Screw them all and do your own thing.
Don’t know about Sen. Shelby...he’s had some good votes and some bad ones. However, I DO know that the entire state of Texas was once Democrats. There were almost no Republicans. Once Texans began to say, hey, the Democrats left me, I didn’t leave them - just like Ronald Reagan said - then millions of Texans who were once Dems or whose parents/grands etc were Dems, became Republicans.
To use your tortured “logic”, every modern-day Texas Republican is a RINO because their state’s history was with the Democrat party.
Think, man, think.
And other states have that history, not only Texas, of which I believe Alabama is one. Where Shelby is...
We have mods here.Keep it up and you will get an introduction.
Interesting stuff here. Looks like Liz may get in the race for Senate in Wyoming.
Boy, I guess he told me. (whatever it means) Probably some 32 year-old kid posting from his mom's basement.
Yeah, some sort of internet message you only know if you go to certain websites. Whatever.
So much that we post it as a regular feature!
Where do you put Hitler on that list..he governed well initially for a brief time, and then his insanity took over..of course the egomaniacle need for power and control was also his undoing.
Stalin, again a very mixed bag..he got Russia from an agrarian society to a highly industrialized society for WW II..but at a terrible cost and then again the power and control was horrible.
will you be doing the Talk circuit?
Bill Bennett in the am..the Glen Beck( a Texan now!)..and the of course Oreilly and fox...to get the word out and the PR.