Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article

Skip to comments.

The Insanity of Being Human (LazVanity)
May 7, 2012 | by Lazamataz

Posted on 05/07/2012 6:07:42 AM PDT by Lazamataz

Cats are genetically wired to behave in ways that humans see as insane. They often torment and play with their prey, for example, in a manner that we would call 'sadistic'. Sadism, to humans, is not a sane characteristic.

Sometimes it seems that humans are also genetically wired to behave insanely. Let us look at the votes recently taken in Greece, France, and Germany. In all three cases, the concept of austerity (read: fiscal responsibility) has been completely rejected by their populations. In one case, France, the populace actually elected a labeled Socialist.

The financial systems of most of Europe are in near-collapse and the only thing that might have saved them from ruin was fiscal responsibility. Yet the people voted against it, so that they may have a few more weeks of government cheese and 32-hour work-weeks. The Europeans, in a collective rebellion against that which exists, threw off the shackles of reality, and slipped from under the yoke of truth.

To deny reality, and proceed apace in a destructive fashion, is insanity.

The reality of the situation is that Europe will eventually -- and quickly! -- be subject to the laws of economics. In a very short time-frame, the system will collapse in its entirety. At that point, ANY paper currency will be meaningless, and the insane actions of the Europeans will ultimately be at fault. Once paper currency, of any nationality and of any denomination, becomes worthless, chaos will result. From the fires of chaos, World Wars are born.

The shortsightedness of a selfish public, who is unwilling to face the harsh truths, is a worldwide phenomenon. It is as if the entire world decided to embark on a worldwide Argentinian experiment -- in which their currency collapsed -- and will probably concluding with Zimbabwean results.

It appears that the solution, albeit one impossible to forestall this collapse, is decidedly local. It is inside one’s self. To become less selfish, to become a person of character, to think of serving others before you serve yourself: These are the character traits that would have prompted people to have voted for fiscal responsibility in Europe, instead of the few remaining months of government largesse.

Tough times create tough and selfless people. Soft times create a soft and selfish people. The soft and the amoral have spoken. The collapse will proceed. The suffering and bloodshed that will result will be Biblical. One hopes that the result, a generation from now, is a tougher and more moral people.

Anything else would be insanity.


TOPICS: FReeper Editorial; Your Opinion/Questions
KEYWORDS: currency; economy; eu; europe; vanity
Navigation: use the links below to view more comments.
first 1-5051-100101-150151-200201-232 next last
Mods and Jim Rob: This is the third original-content editorial I am doing for Free Republic. If this is to your satisfaction, please retain it in the editorial section.

I intend to write more of them as time goes on, to generate original content for this site.

Peace and love to y'all.

1 posted on 05/07/2012 6:07:45 AM PDT by Lazamataz
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz
Harrrummmmpppfffff.
2 posted on 05/07/2012 6:10:45 AM PDT by starlifter (Pullum sapit)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: TheOldLady; Cyber Liberty; CatherineofAragon; Slings and Arrows; Responsibility2nd; doorgunner69; ..
The Official Lazamataz Not-Very-Funny-But-Still-Disturbing Ping List

29 Satisfied Customers!TM

3 posted on 05/07/2012 6:11:57 AM PDT by Lazamataz (To the wall, street occupiers!!!!!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: starlifter

Decode please.


4 posted on 05/07/2012 6:12:46 AM PDT by Lazamataz (To the wall, street occupiers!!!!!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 2 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

Very well said, Laz.


5 posted on 05/07/2012 6:13:26 AM PDT by SCalGal (Friends don't let friends donate to H$U$ or PETA.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz
Nicely done, Laz. I agree with the majority of your sentiments. I don't know how big the riots will be, but the folks in Europe are going to continue to find out.

A living laboratory for our governing bodies here. Seeing our own elite's egotistical tendency to insist on "doubling down" on such failed policies, though, I'm not overly optimistic.

Click the Gadsden flag for pro-gun resources!

6 posted on 05/07/2012 6:14:59 AM PDT by Joe Brower (Sheep have three speeds: "graze", "stampede" and "cower".)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

Very nice, Laz.


7 posted on 05/07/2012 6:16:36 AM PDT by patriot08 (TEXAS GAL- born and bred and proud of it!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

Will ya’ make it 30?


8 posted on 05/07/2012 6:17:20 AM PDT by knarf (I say things that are true ... I have no proof ... but they're true)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 3 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz
29 30 Satisfied Customers!
9 posted on 05/07/2012 6:18:09 AM PDT by My hearts in London - Everett (Gingrich or bust! (5/7/12, I guess it's bust.))
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 3 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

Why should they take personal responsibility? Seriously, what possible purpose would doing something hard, owning up to your mistakes, going without some “entitlements” serve? For them to do ANYTHING, without regard to how small - is utterly pointless.

You know, I know, and they know, that “someone” else will have to come swoop in, invest Trillions of dollars, and patch things up again. That “someone” is the USA. Always has been, always will be - regardless how stupid such a move is.

Meanwhile, they will continue to bitch and whine about how their rescue didn’t come fast enough, or do enough for them; and they will curse us for their burdens and responsibilities we pick up.

They have done it before, and they will do it again. And the most insane part of it all - neither we, nor they will learn a single lesson from history.


10 posted on 05/07/2012 6:18:32 AM PDT by Hodar ( Who needs laws; when this FEELS so right?)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

I think you are right on Laz..

The question remains is how long before we slip into this or will we go down with a fight?


11 posted on 05/07/2012 6:18:32 AM PDT by Rightly Biased (How do you say Arkanicide in Kenyan?)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 3 | View Replies]

To: knarf
Will ya’ make it 30?

Urine!

12 posted on 05/07/2012 6:19:23 AM PDT by Lazamataz (To the wall, street occupiers!!!!!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 8 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

Nicely done, Laz. Add me to the NVFBSDPL please. :-)


13 posted on 05/07/2012 6:19:49 AM PDT by RMDupree (I'm not really here.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 3 | View Replies]

To: My hearts in London - Everett

Is that a request to be on the Pingaroo list?


14 posted on 05/07/2012 6:20:47 AM PDT by Lazamataz (To the wall, street occupiers!!!!!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 9 | View Replies]

To: Joe Brower
My pastor pointed out yesterday that the first coming of Christ was predicted in Genesis 3 and it took about 4,000 years for that to be fulfilled.

The second coming was predicted about 2,000 years ago ....

God's timetable is not ours and that laboratory you refer to may wait a long time before the test tubes explode

15 posted on 05/07/2012 6:21:10 AM PDT by knarf (I say things that are true ... I have no proof ... but they're true)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 6 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

Laz, I hardly recognize ye. (I like it!)


16 posted on 05/07/2012 6:21:21 AM PDT by carriage_hill (((.)))
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

AS I PASS through my incarnations in every age and race,
I make my proper prostrations to the Gods of the Market Place.
Peering through reverent fingers I watch them flourish and fall,
And the Gods of the Copybook Headings, I notice, outlast them all.

We were living in trees when they met us. They showed us each in turn
That Water would certainly wet us, as Fire would certainly burn:
But we found them lacking in Uplift, Vision and Breadth of Mind,
So we left them to teach the Gorillas while we followed the March of Mankind.

We moved as the Spirit listed. They never altered their pace,
Being neither cloud nor wind-borne like the Gods of the Market Place,
But they always caught up with our progress, and presently word would come
That a tribe had been wiped off its icefield, or the lights had gone out in Rome.

With the Hopes that our World is built on they were utterly out of touch,
They denied that the Moon was Stilton; they denied she was even Dutch;
They denied that Wishes were Horses; they denied that a Pig had Wings;
So we worshipped the Gods of the Market Who promised these beautiful things.

When the Cambrian measures were forming, They promised perpetual peace.
They swore, if we gave them our weapons, that the wars of the tribes would cease.
But when we disarmed They sold us and delivered us bound to our foe,
And the Gods of the Copybook Headings said: “Stick to the Devil you know.”

On the first Feminian Sandstones we were promised the Fuller Life
(Which started by loving our neighbour and ended by loving his wife)
Till our women had no more children and the men lost reason and faith,
And the Gods of the Copybook Headings said: “The Wages of Sin is Death.”

In the Carboniferous Epoch we were promised abundance for all,
By robbing selected Peter to pay for collective Paul;
But, though we had plenty of money, there was nothing our money could buy,
And the Gods of the Copybook Headings said: “If you don’t work you die.”

Then the Gods of the Market tumbled, and their smooth-tongued wizards withdrew
And the hearts of the meanest were humbled and began to believe it was true
That All is not Gold that Glitters, and Two and Two make Four
And the Gods of the Copybook Headings limped up to explain it once more.

As it will be in the future, it was at the birth of Man
There are only four things certain since Social Progress began.
That the Dog returns to his Vomit and the Sow returns to her Mire,
And the burnt Fool’s bandaged finger goes wabbling back to the Fire;

And that after this is accomplished, and the brave new world begins
When all men are paid for existing and no man must pay for his sins,
As surely as Water will wet us, as surely as Fire will burn,
The Gods of the Copybook Headings with terror and slaughter return!


17 posted on 05/07/2012 6:21:27 AM PDT by DuncanWaring (The Lord uses the good ones; the bad ones use the Lord.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: RMDupree
Nicely done, Laz. Add me to the NVFBSDPL please. :-)

Urine two!

18 posted on 05/07/2012 6:21:44 AM PDT by Lazamataz (To the wall, street occupiers!!!!!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 13 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

Better to be pissed off than pissed on ... thanx, Laz.


19 posted on 05/07/2012 6:22:27 AM PDT by knarf (I say things that are true ... I have no proof ... but they're true)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 12 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

Well done.

Bloggers should note that the piece is posted in its entirety
here, with no attempt to leech away Free Republic’s traffic.

Of course, the above mentioned group has their own kind of insanity...


20 posted on 05/07/2012 6:22:27 AM PDT by humblegunner
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

Good job.


21 posted on 05/07/2012 6:23:55 AM PDT by iceskater (I am a Carnivore Conservative - No peas for me. (h/t N.Theknow))
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 3 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz



The Gods of the Copybook Headings
Rudyard Kipling




AS I PASS through my incarnations in every age and race,
I make my proper prostrations to the Gods of the Market Place.
Peering through reverent fingers I watch them flourish and fall,
And the Gods of the Copybook Headings, I notice, outlast them all.

We were living in trees when they met us. They showed us each in turn
That Water would certainly wet us, as Fire would certainly burn:
But we found them lacking in Uplift, Vision and Breadth of Mind,
So we left them to teach the Gorillas while we followed the March of Mankind.

We moved as the Spirit listed. They never altered their pace,
Being neither cloud nor wind-borne like the Gods of the Market Place,
But they always caught up with our progress, and presently word would come
That a tribe had been wiped off its icefield, or the lights had gone out in Rome.

With the Hopes that our World is built on they were utterly out of touch,
They denied that the Moon was Stilton; they denied she was even Dutch;
They denied that Wishes were Horses; they denied that a Pig had Wings;
So we worshipped the Gods of the Market Who promised these beautiful things.

When the Cambrian measures were forming, They promised perpetual peace.
They swore, if we gave them our weapons, that the wars of the tribes would cease.
But when we disarmed They sold us and delivered us bound to our foe,
And the Gods of the Copybook Headings said: "Stick to the Devil you know."

On the first Feminian Sandstones we were promised the Fuller Life
(Which started by loving our neighbour and ended by loving his wife)
Till our women had no more children and the men lost reason and faith,
And the Gods of the Copybook Headings said: "The Wages of Sin is Death."

In the Carboniferous Epoch we were promised abundance for all,
By robbing selected Peter to pay for collective Paul;
But, though we had plenty of money, there was nothing our money could buy,
And the Gods of the Copybook Headings said: "If you don't work you die."

Then the Gods of the Market tumbled, and their smooth-tongued wizards withdrew
And the hearts of the meanest were humbled and began to believe it was true
That All is not Gold that Glitters, and Two and Two make Four
And the Gods of the Copybook Headings limped up to explain it once more.

As it will be in the future, it was at the birth of Man
There are only four things certain since Social Progress began.
That the Dog returns to his Vomit and the Sow returns to her Mire,
And the burnt Fool's bandaged finger goes wabbling back to the Fire;

And that after this is accomplished, and the brave new world begins
When all men are paid for existing and no man must pay for his sins,
As surely as Water will wet us, as surely as Fire will burn,
The Gods of the Copybook Headings with terror and slaughter return!




22 posted on 05/07/2012 6:24:21 AM PDT by ArrogantBustard (Western Civilization is Aborting, Buggering, and Contracepting itself out of existence.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz
Tough times create tough and selfless people. Soft times create a soft and selfish people.

You're absolutely right, Laz, and this is why I have more concerns about an easy life for my family than a difficult one.

My boys and I were at a religious foundation on Saturday, and one of the religious Brothers, a gentleman from Kenya, told me the boys needed to see me eating, or they would be worried about me. He was not used to societies in which there is always plenty of food available, but to ones in which there was no surplus.

Does any of us have experience of children's being concerned that their parents might not get enough to eat? I certainly don't!

23 posted on 05/07/2012 6:25:08 AM PDT by Tax-chick (Skip the election and let Thomas Sowell choose the next President.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

How many unsatisfied ones?


24 posted on 05/07/2012 6:25:31 AM PDT by rightwingintelligentsia (Be careful of believing something just because you want it to be true.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 3 | View Replies]

To: DuncanWaring

Heh heh heh

SMTA


25 posted on 05/07/2012 6:25:36 AM PDT by ArrogantBustard (Western Civilization is Aborting, Buggering, and Contracepting itself out of existence.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 17 | View Replies]

To: humblegunner
Free Republic IS my blog.

So, in a manner of speaking, I am actually blog pimping.

26 posted on 05/07/2012 6:25:43 AM PDT by Lazamataz (To the wall, street occupiers!!!!!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 20 | View Replies]

To: rightwingintelligentsia
How many unsatisfied ones?

All the rest of them.

27 posted on 05/07/2012 6:26:51 AM PDT by Lazamataz (To the wall, street occupiers!!!!!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 24 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

I talked to my next door neighbor over the fence yesterday. She is French (now a Texan and US citizen) but works at the French Consulate and was in charge of the election yesterday. She is very conservative and is totally disgusted with the “Frogs” as she calls them because of the vote.


28 posted on 05/07/2012 6:27:07 AM PDT by Ditter
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

“It appears that the solution, albeit one impossible to forestall this collapse, is decidedly local. It is inside one’s self. To become less selfish, to become a person of character, to think of serving others before you serve yourself: These are the character traits that would have prompted people to have voted for fiscal responsibility in Europe, instead of the few remaining months of government largesse.”

SPOT ON, Laz. And we have the example here of Wisconsin, with Gov. Walker having great success in turning things around, but falling prey (if not out of office) to the greedy and the public employee unions (not necessarily two separate things).

A good part of our challenge seems to be to press legislators to shift the tide to expectations of greater personal responsbility, and to make sure we are getting that message to our offspring, so there are some torch bearers in the future.

Thanks for the post, Laz.


29 posted on 05/07/2012 6:27:26 AM PDT by NEMDF
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

Good word indeed, Laz. Simple truth.

Keep’em coming......


30 posted on 05/07/2012 6:27:26 AM PDT by Arlis (.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

Please add me to the PING list. Thank you.


31 posted on 05/07/2012 6:29:38 AM PDT by NEMDF
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: starlifter

Harrrrummmmpfffff Harrrrummmmpfffff Harrrrummmmpfffff Harrrrummmmpfffff Harrrrummmmpfffff Harrrrummmmpfffff


32 posted on 05/07/2012 6:30:49 AM PDT by MrB (The difference between a Humanist and a Satanist - the latter knows whom he's working for)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 2 | View Replies]

To: ArrogantBustard; DuncanWaring
Kipling said it much more creatively than I, but somehow, his meaning was obscured in the creative prose. I prefer a more direct, less subtle approach.

Perhaps it is because the population of Kipling's time were better educated, and he could afford to be a little obtuse.

33 posted on 05/07/2012 6:30:54 AM PDT by Lazamataz (To the wall, street occupiers!!!!!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 22 | View Replies]

To: DuncanWaring

Ref. Number 17...The Mayans may be right!


34 posted on 05/07/2012 6:32:02 AM PDT by Don Corleone ("Oil the gun..eat the cannoli. Take it to the Mattress.")
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 17 | View Replies]

To: Ditter
talked to my next door neighbor over the fence yesterday. She is French (now a Texan and US citizen) but works at the French Consulate and was in charge of the election yesterday. She is very conservative and is totally disgusted with the “Frogs” as she calls them because of the vote.

Present her this editorial. She may enjoy it.

35 posted on 05/07/2012 6:32:16 AM PDT by Lazamataz (To the wall, street occupiers!!!!!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 28 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz
In one case, France, the populace actually elected a labeled Socialist.

I spent several moments looking down on the French voters for that selfish decision - and then I remembered:

It is nice to see, even just on FR, a recognition that socialism is selfish. The far left likes to control our language through tactics such as characterizing conservatives as selfish, while they pile unsustainable debt on our children to put off the reckoning for another year . . . making that reckoning far more severe.

36 posted on 05/07/2012 6:32:53 AM PDT by Pollster1 (Can we afford as much government as welfare-addicted voters demand?)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: NEMDF
Please add me to the PING list. Thank you.

Urine!

37 posted on 05/07/2012 6:33:11 AM PDT by Lazamataz (To the wall, street occupiers!!!!!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 31 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

Please add me to you r NVFBSD ping list. Or I’ll consider hitting it. Or something. Good article, BTW. Even without pictures.


38 posted on 05/07/2012 6:34:06 AM PDT by Big Giant Head
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 3 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

Much truth there Laz. Good bit of verbage.

If you would be so kind, add be to the throngs of followers you are sure to amass ;)

If I can add a bit to the thought, this is the end result of removing education from the education system. Humanity in the western world has not been given an education in the basics of how the world works in a couple decades or more. The basic Home Ec/Shop classes have been all but eliminated from schools. Most have no clue how to do basic economics such as balancing a check/card acct.

This is of course by design. When people are made too stupid to be able to do such things as carry out life’s most basic/needed things, they naturally gravitate to the ‘aid’ of those who will do it for them. Such as we have seen played out since the 60s and even before.

An genuinely educated man is and always will be a free man. Unless he abandons that freedom by his own choosing. A modern product of the “educational” system is enslaved as he knows no better.

Keep typin Laz. I’ll keep reading ;)


39 posted on 05/07/2012 6:34:15 AM PDT by Norm Lenhart
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

Excellent!


40 posted on 05/07/2012 6:35:30 AM PDT by Savage Beast ("You can, in fact must, shout fire in a crowded theatre. It just has to be the truth. " J. Goldberg)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

ping me, but please be gentle...it’s only my second time...

;) SUZQ


41 posted on 05/07/2012 6:35:51 AM PDT by homegroan (Veni, Vedi, Velcro....since 1998)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 18 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

I don’t think it’s right to assume that voters understand what’s going on politically and economically, especially in terms of broad principles. They generally know only how circumstances are affecting them personally, and if things aren’t perceived as going well, they tend to jump from party to party, thinking that if the party in power isn’t fulfilling their expectations, the other one will.


42 posted on 05/07/2012 6:35:53 AM PDT by Mr Ramsbotham (Laws against sodomy are honored in the breech.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz
Free Republic IS my blog.

Yep.

43 posted on 05/07/2012 6:36:33 AM PDT by humblegunner
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 26 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

The problem is not new ... wasn’t even new in Kipling’s day. The problem hasn’t gone away.

Good job bringing attention to it.


44 posted on 05/07/2012 6:37:18 AM PDT by ArrogantBustard (Western Civilization is Aborting, Buggering, and Contracepting itself out of existence.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 33 | View Replies]

To: Norm Lenhart; Big Giant Head; iceskater
We are now up to 35 Satisfied CustomersTM!

Thanks, all.

45 posted on 05/07/2012 6:37:37 AM PDT by Lazamataz (To the wall, street occupiers!!!!!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 39 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

I didn’t know there was one, but sure! Sign me up. :~)


46 posted on 05/07/2012 6:37:57 AM PDT by My hearts in London - Everett (Gingrich or bust! (5/7/12, I guess it's bust.))
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 14 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

It does boggle the mind that France and perhaps Germany are turning away from reality. With the secondary economies of the PIGS it is possible to imagine the Portugese, for example, convincing themselves that the larger economies will bail them out, but with the big boys it shows the mental block is systemic.

As this moves forward inflation is certain as they print the paper. The Brits might escape but the others are locked in by the Euro.

Our own country is tied more closely than we realize.


47 posted on 05/07/2012 6:37:57 AM PDT by KC Burke (Plain Conservative opinions and common sense correction for thirteen years.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: My hearts in London - Everett

There is, and glad to have you a board.


48 posted on 05/07/2012 6:41:10 AM PDT by Lazamataz (To the wall, street occupiers!!!!!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 46 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz

Excellent analysis, as usual. The left has been softening up our population for 100 years, and they have successfully disrupted our country to the point of total failure.


49 posted on 05/07/2012 6:42:35 AM PDT by TheOldLady
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Lazamataz
"Perhaps it is because the population of Kipling's time were better educated, and he could afford to be a little obtuse"

. There's a line in "My Fair Lady" where Rex Harrison speak/sings a ditty about "Why Can't The English Learn To Speak" (English) .. (Eliza is SOOO friggin' Cockney) and the line goes;

"Why, in America, they haven't spoken it in years"

I'm often reminded of that line, especially when reading our founders' words.

Shame n' a pity.

50 posted on 05/07/2012 6:43:06 AM PDT by knarf (I say things that are true ... I have no proof ... but they're true)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 33 | View Replies]


Navigation: use the links below to view more comments.
first 1-5051-100101-150151-200201-232 next last

Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.

Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article

FreeRepublic, LLC, PO BOX 9771, FRESNO, CA 93794
FreeRepublic.com is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson