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Buzzards over the Moonbats: Week 56 & 57 - Olney,MD, 1-20 & 27-07: Operation Infinite FReep
February 01,2007 | Trooprally

Posted on 02/01/2007 5:30:42 AM PST by trooprally

Buzzards gathered over the moonbats empty corner this second week. They went hungry since all the moonbats were apparently in D.C. fawning over Traitor Fonda and a$$hole Sean Penn.

WEEK 56, January 20 REPORT: WWII Vet listens too much to the MSM. He supports the troops but not the mission.

The first week of this two week report had mixed emotions. While being out numbered (I forgot to count, but if memory serves me, there were about 9 of them), iMacMan estimated that 15-20% of the vehicles passing us honked or waved to us. Not bad for a blue state.

FReepers and Lurkers included: Apple Blossom & daughter, iMacMan, Lurker Bill (aka Lurker Bill from MD on Walter Reed AARs) and myself.

Pics are all by iMacMan. [Mrs] T was home still nursing a bad cold. And with temps in the 30s and the wind blowing, home was the best place for her.

A WWII vet came up to us and starting saying that we ALL support the troops but not the war. He also said that he had a nephew over there for his third tour of duty as a helicopter pilot. We bantered back and forth but the MSM had his mind set. He argued the same old crap that the MSM play every night.

A saving grace for him is that he also went over to the moonbats side and talked to them. From their body language, I believe that he did not agree with the moonbats either.

In addition to all the honks and waves, several vehicles stood out today.

One truck with 5 people in the cab honked and waved. A Metro bus driver was seen cheering to us as she turned the corner. And a car passed by twice waving a small American flag at us. Heart warming all.

They were so heart warming, it was easy to ignore the guy in a pick up truck stopped at the light, that opened his door and stood on the running board cheering the moonbats. We had several words before he yelled "It's all about oil" and went on the green light. Imagine, driving a gas guzzling pick up truck and complaining about having enough oil.

BELOW LEFT: Lurker Bill Looking Cold. BELOW RIGHT: Apple Blossom and daughter also Looking Cold.



BELOW LEFT: Me and Apple Blossom Looking Cold, even with the sun shining. BELOW RIGHT: All of us Looking Cold except Apple Blossom's daughter. She took occasional trips to the car. Probably the smartest of us all.



And some of iMacMan's great pics of waves from moving cars. From numerous shots, these are the few that are the best.





WEEK 56, January 20 REPORT: Moonbats Desert Their Position



BELOW: The moonbats were all in D.C. today spitting on a wounded soldier. The buzzards had no walking brain dead moonbats to dine on.



BELOW: And A Still Empty Corner.



At least we know that ALL the honks and waves were for us. Sometimes drivers honk as the go through the intersection and we don't know if they are supporting the moonbats. Out of pity for the moonbats, we don't count them for our side. But not today, there are all ours.

Before the faithful FReepers in Olney get razed for not being in D.C., we still got out and FReeped. We did not know that every single one of the moonbats would desert their corner or we would have rethought the Olney FReep. We expected at least a token number of protesters. And D.C. was not a place for kids.

This week was more of a Family Affair. FReepers and Lurkers in attendance today were: Apple Blossom and daughter, BMWcyle (BMW) and daughter, Cindy_True_Supporter (CTS), iMacMan, Lurker Bill (aka Lurker Bill from MD on Walter Reed AARs) and daughter, and myself.

Pics are all by iMacMan.

[Mrs] T was still under the weather on Saturday, but as of this posting, she is feeling better and will probably be at WR this Friday.

While Saturday was warmer than Friday at Walter Reed, it was still cold. Rob, a local, stopped by and took orders for coffee and hot chocolate.

And there is a new comer to FR this week, Olney-Keith. He learned of FR after stopping by Olney one Saturday. He became a regular lurker at WR and was in D.C. in Saturday. After the two D.C. FReeps, he officially stopped his lurking and signed up. As BufordP said, Olney-Keith can't be considered a "newbie" because he's FReep so many times at WR. But Buford, O-K (I like his moniker) IS still a rookie.

BELOW TOP: Apple Blossom and daughter walking to their spot after getting their signs. . BELOW BOTTOM: Daughters, Apple Blossom, BMW, and others.




BELOW TOP: Lurker Bill's daughter. BELOW BOTTOM: Lurker Bill and great pic showing banners and flags on our right flank. Flag on left flank is behing yellow sign.




BELOW: Apple Blossom, BMW, and best pic of CTS and myself this week. Hey iMacMan, that's a hint! :-))



But iMacMan gets absolution for the last pic with some real great pics of passing cars. He even got the bus driver waving.




















REMEMBER
Next Saturday, same place, Georgia Avenue, MD Rte. 97 and MD Rte. 108 in Olney
NEW TIME - 10:15 AM to 11:45 AM


As always, the D.C. Chapter's rules for protesting will be in effect. Briefly, they are: No violence, no profanity, no racism, no provocations, obey the law and treat all law enforcement officers with respect.


TOPICS: Activism/Chapters; Free Republic; US: Maryland; US: Virginia
KEYWORDS: mobilizingmothers; opinfinitefreep; peaceactionmc; quakers
RE: Olney FReep -

If you live in northern VA and want a short cut to Olney See Post 39 Here. It's an easy 20 minute drive from the American Legion Bridge.

A special Thanks to BufordP for enhancing the original plain type directions.

The Archive of Olney FReeps is here or in the LINKS section of Trooprally's ABOUT Page.

1 posted on 02/01/2007 5:30:47 AM PST by trooprally
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To: trooprally
CUT AND RAN
2 posted on 02/01/2007 5:32:28 AM PST by bmwcyle (If no one buys illegal drugs, we win the war on drugs)
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To: 3D-JOY; AGP; AirForceBrat23; Albion Wilde; ALlRightAllTheTime; Angelwood; Apple Blossom; ...
You are on the Olney ping list. If you want off or on this list, please FReepmail us.

[Mr] & [Mrs] T

3 posted on 02/01/2007 5:32:36 AM PST by trooprally (Never Give Up - Never Give In - Remember Our Troops)
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To: bmwcyle
In iMacMan's defense, they do cut and run. They run back and forth from Olney to D.C. and back, like headless chickens they are.

[Mr] T
4 posted on 02/01/2007 5:35:07 AM PST by trooprally (Never Give Up - Never Give In - Remember Our Troops)
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To: trooprally

I do like thinking they are gone for good. Reality will hit next Saturday. Did we get Mr. Bull Horn back yet?


5 posted on 02/01/2007 5:37:00 AM PST by bmwcyle (If no one buys illegal drugs, we win the war on drugs)
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To: bmwcyle

Absolutely - Mr. Bull Horn


6 posted on 02/01/2007 5:44:51 AM PST by trooprally (Never Give Up - Never Give In - Remember Our Troops)
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To: trooprally
What's the satanic version of "spirit"? I don't want to say, "the peace-freaks were there in spirit". Something more appropriate? Poltergeist?

P.S. I guess I should have said something to you a long time ago. You don't have to keep thanking me for the directions.

7 posted on 02/01/2007 5:47:52 AM PST by BufordP ("Every morning I start my day with juice, toast, and a big bowl of Baby Crunch!" -- Michael J. Fox)
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To: trooprally; Olney-Keith; Apple Blossom; bmwcyle; cindy-true-supporter; iMacMan
Thanks for report Mr TR & pix.. ImacMan.. good car shots.. NOW some good pix of faces of our FREEPERS!!!!

LOl

Welcome Keith to FR & what a way to start as an activist!

Mrs. TR continue to get better. I too am fighting something(actually been fighting it since I was with you all in Dec).. but it finally has come full circle. Lots vitamins. meds & started on antibiotic on Sunday.
8 posted on 02/01/2007 5:52:57 AM PST by DollyCali (Don't tell GOD how big your storm is -- Tell the storm how B-I-G your God is!)
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To: BufordP
It's part of the master copy/paste setup. But "THANK YOU" for pointing it out. :-))

I would rather battle a Poltergeist than the moonbats any day.

[Mr] T
9 posted on 02/01/2007 6:03:56 AM PST by trooprally (Never Give Up - Never Give In - Remember Our Troops)
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To: DollyCali

Hope you also get better soon.

[Mr] T


10 posted on 02/01/2007 6:05:20 AM PST by trooprally (Never Give Up - Never Give In - Remember Our Troops)
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To: BufordP
Demons
11 posted on 02/01/2007 6:09:19 AM PST by bmwcyle (If no one buys illegal drugs, we win the war on drugs)
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To: trooprally
The recruiting Station at 14th and L in DC was vandalized.

Do the 'roid Rage Grannies have an alibi?

12 posted on 02/01/2007 6:18:49 AM PST by Doctor Raoul ("BOAT PEOPLE" - The result of the last time the Democrats stabbed our allies in the back.)
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To: trooprally

I have Mister Bull Horn. Guess I'll have to go Friday and reunite you two.


13 posted on 02/01/2007 6:19:59 AM PST by Doctor Raoul ("BOAT PEOPLE" - The result of the last time the Democrats stabbed our allies in the back.)
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To: trooprally

I finally got my uniform updated (well, upsized actually). I hope to be joining you folks soon.


14 posted on 02/01/2007 6:22:04 AM PST by Stashiu (RVN, 1969-70)
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To: trooprally

Someone was very busy last weekend.

Tell your room mate to work on getting better. This is a long fight some make sure she's a 100% before she returns too action.


15 posted on 02/01/2007 6:24:12 AM PST by Jimmy Valentine's brother (Jane Fonda was type cast in the movie "Klute")
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To: trooprally
Nice to see the empty curb across the street, but sorry to learn that the curb is in front of a Catholic school. As a Catholic, I am very resentful of the followers of the Berrigan Bros. who think they are a 'force for peace.'

I hope that the location for their protest is just coincidental because it is a major intersection, but somehow I am not reassured.
16 posted on 02/01/2007 6:54:23 AM PST by maica (America will be a hyperpower that's all hype and no power -- if we do not prevail in Iraq)
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To: trooprally

The moonbats corner finally got some peace


17 posted on 02/01/2007 7:22:44 AM PST by sasha123
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To: trooprally
You have effectively shown that the moonbats can be defeated. Scratch a bully and you will find a coward.
That is all that these people who tried to harm the wounded at Walter Reed ever were, and I am filled with admiration for the FReepers who drove them off. Now it is time to turn our collective force towards the latest threat, Hanoi Jane and the truly virulent "peace" movement. They cannot be allowed to defeat American troops AGAIN.

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1777003/posts
18 posted on 02/01/2007 8:00:21 AM PST by ishabibble (ALL-AMERICAN INFIDEL)
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To: Doctor Raoul; iMacMan
If the 'aging Grannies had an excuse, they probably forgot by now.

Re MR. Bull Horn, lets see if iMacMan can bring Mr. Little Bull Horn, especially if you weren't planning to be down here. We can get Mr. Bull Horn your next trip.

[Mr] T
19 posted on 02/01/2007 9:05:56 AM PST by trooprally (Never Give Up - Never Give In - Remember Our Troops)
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To: maica
The moonbats corner is coincidental, in that this is the official Community Sign corner. The building behind the signs is a restaurant that went out of business (must have been the smoking ban in restaurants). Sherwood HS has control over their brick sign and the Community Association group has control over the hanging ones. I doubt if either would let us hang the Jane Fonda effigy there.

[Mr] T

20 posted on 02/01/2007 9:15:48 AM PST by trooprally (Never Give Up - Never Give In - Remember Our Troops)
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To: Stashiu

That would be great. The more we can depend on, the more corners we can spread out to.

See you when you get there.

[Mr] T


21 posted on 02/01/2007 9:17:08 AM PST by trooprally (Never Give Up - Never Give In - Remember Our Troops)
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To: Jimmy Valentine's brother

Will do with [Mrs] T. She's chumping at the bit to get back into action.

[Mr] T


22 posted on 02/01/2007 9:18:38 AM PST by trooprally (Never Give Up - Never Give In - Remember Our Troops)
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To: trooprally

Thanks for the clarification. I hope to be with you on a Saturday morning soon.


23 posted on 02/01/2007 9:36:53 AM PST by maica (America will be a hyperpower that's all hype and no power -- if we do not prevail in Iraq)
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To: maica
That would be great. Haven't seen you around for a while.

Sounds like some two corner FReeps if everyone shows up at the same time.

[Mr] T
24 posted on 02/01/2007 2:59:26 PM PST by trooprally (Never Give Up - Never Give In - Remember Our Troops)
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