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  • Rasmussen:America to Congress--SHOW US THE DAMMED BILL !!!

    09/30/2009 9:35:59 AM PDT · by Shellybenoit · 12 replies · 622+ views
    Rasmussen/ The Lid ^ | 9/30/09 | The Lid
    Last week the Senate Finance committee turned down an amendment that would have required a the Obamacare bill to be posted on the internet and a 72 hour waiting time before it was voted on so the congress and the public could read the bill. The amendment was turned down because the Democrats thought it was a stalling tactic. The latest Rasmussen survey reports that it isn't a delaying tactic but the will of the people.
  • If This Thread is a Waste of Time, why did you log onto it?

    10/05/2008 9:01:23 PM PDT · by Kevmo · 54 replies · 876+ views
    Free Republic ^ | October 5, 2008 | kevmo
    I see it so often that someone logs onto a thread and proclaims it to be a waste of time that it begs the question: Why log onto the thread at all? Isn't it by definition a waste of time? We saw that a lot on Duncan Hunter threads, now on the certifigate threads. I'm sure there are some religion threads that would qualify. So I offer this thread where Freepers can log on and let other freepers which ones they consider to be a waste of time. Maybe at some point in time we'll have the capability to filter...
  • Gallup: McCain 46%, Obama 44%

    08/26/2008 10:14:58 AM PDT · by Chet 99 · 137 replies · 800+ views
    Gallup: McCain 46%, Obama 44%
  • Lava Left It's Mark On Grand Canyon

    02/18/2008 4:08:37 PM PST · by blam · 62 replies · 135+ views
    ABC - Discovery News ^ | 2-15-2008 | Larry O'Hanlon
    Lava left its mark on Grand Canyon Friday, 15 February 2008 Larry O'Hanlon Discovery News Volcanic lava flows onced dammed the river that ran through the Grand Canyon (Source: iStockphoto) The Grand Canyon was not just carved by water. It has also been the scene of periodic wars between the Colorado River and volcanic eruptions that dammed the river, then burst. New airborne elevation survey data and radioisotope dating of Grand Canyon lava flows sheds new light on the battle between water and molten rocks there over the past 725,000 years. Over that time there have been no fewer than...
  • Viking Kitties be dammed

    12/28/2007 8:51:26 AM PST · by Rb ver. 2.0 · 35 replies · 92+ views
    Litterbox ^ | 12/28/07 | rb ver. 2.0
    Litterbox is in town and will kick your pointy heads!
  • Will FR embrace socialism to make way for Rudy Giuliani as a Republican presidential candidate?

    04/21/2007 6:42:25 PM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 18,464 replies · 540,699+ views
    vanity | April 21, 2007 | Jim Robinson
    We've got some real challenges facing us. FR was established to fight against government corruption, overstepping, and abuse and to fight for a return to the limited constitutional government as envisioned and set forth by our founding fathers in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution and other founding documents. One of the biggest cases of government corruption, overstepping and abuse that I know of is its disgraceful headlong slide into a socialist hell. Our founders never intended for abortion to be the law of the land. And they never intended the Supreme Court to be a legislative body. They...
  • Poll: Republicans pick Giuliani

    02/24/2007 8:56:14 AM PST · by FairOpinion · 274 replies · 3,187+ views
    Portland Business Journal ^ | Feb. 23, 2007 | News
    The former mayor of New York City gets the nod as the Republican candidate for president in last week's Business Pulse survey. We asked: "Who should the Republicans pick as their 2008 presidential candidate?" The results: Rudy Giuliani, former mayor, New York City, 44 percent; Sen. John McCain, Ariz., 27 percent; Mitt Romney, former governor, Mass., 12 percent; Tommy Thompson, former governor, Wis., 3 percent; Mike Huckabee, former governor, Ark., 3 percent; Sen. Sam Brownback, Kan., 3 percent; Rep. Ron Paul, Texas, 2 percent; Rep. Duncan Hunter, Calif., 1 percent; Jim Gilmore, former governor, Va., no votes.
  • Freedoms Lost

    08/17/2005 9:44:04 AM PDT · by unreal · 118 replies · 2,240+ views
    Can anyone list the "freedoms we lost" from the Homeland Security and Patriot Act?
  • Known and Unknown - life of mother and baby

    08/17/2005 12:23:28 PM PDT · by greed1sin · 11 replies · 282+ views
    In old times of Europe, a bishop declared that Earth is the center of the universe and asked all the people to believe. We have this kind of things repeatedly happened through history. Does he need to decide if Earth is the center of universe? He does not have to determine something that he does not know. Now, somebody says human life with spirit starting when an egg combing with a sperm and dwelling in a womb. Nobody knows when a human life with spirit really starts. Nonetheless, we do know the benefit of the mother and the baby. We...
  • Dam Beavers

    08/06/2005 8:10:08 AM PDT · by G3 · 22 replies · 1,553+ views
    Dam environmentalists! Subject: Dams Read the whole thing. This is an actual letter sent to a man named Ryan DeVries by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, State of Michigan. This guy's response is hilarious, but read the State's letter before you get to the response letter (This is the State's Letter!) SUBJECT: DEQ File No.97-59-0023; T11N; R10W, Sec. 20; Montcalm County Dear Mr. DeVries: It has come to the attention of the Department of Environmental Quality that there has been recent unauthorized activity on the above referenced parcel of property. You have been certified as the legal landowner and/or...
  • Abuse of Power by The Department of Children Services

    07/26/2005 1:09:07 PM PDT · by Mellyn · 19 replies · 966+ views
    Own Experience | July 25, 2005 | Mellyn
    On March 7, 2005, Mr.and Mrs. Miranda arrived home, in Monroe, Walton Co., with their newborn (4th child) bundle of joy. While they're enjoying and bonding with Lil. Alyssa, their two sons were excited to have finally their baby sister home. In the meantime, anxciously awaiting for three o'clock to come, Alyssa's 6 year old sister can't wait to come meet her baby sister. However, within two hours of Alyssa being home, a worker from DEFACS arrives with the sheriffs, and warrant to remove Alyssa from the home.
  • Battle of the Titans

    08/04/2005 7:48:06 PM PDT · by thenightmarehero · 18 replies · 524+ views
    8/4/05 | Amin Emilio Aun Joven
    Battle of the Titans Two giants fight to the bitter end, neither giving up or backing down to defend. How will history and art remember this battle of battles? With all their passion they strike at each other, wielding their mighty swords into their flesh, to destroy their spirits and hurl each other into hellish depths. No mortal can survive their mighty blows, no one can overcome their mighty voices, which render spirits assunder. For days and days it goes on, battle upon battle, death upon death. Neither side yielding to avoid defeat. Their passion is all that keeps them...
  • ZOT! Democratic Underground over the Top?

    08/04/2005 12:01:15 PM PDT · by sneezy34 · 203 replies · 3,817+ views
    I was until today a regular at Democratic Underground. I am a believer in free speech and the rights of all. I have discovered a disturbing trend at DU however that may or may not also be true here. In the past week or so the type of articles and information posted has become rather strange. There seems to be daily if not hourly postings of obviously false stories with links to very questionable web sites. I will admit right off that there are things about FR that I dont like, but I have seen posts and information that most...

    07/22/2005 5:13:32 PM PDT · by sirthomasthemore · 248 replies · 8,019+ views
    World Net Daily. com ^ | 07/22/2005 | Andrew Longman
    A small town in Indiana and a brief filed saying that Roe v. Wade was wrongly decided are entirely positive signs on first inspection, but the second reveals only a leaning and not a falling off on one side or the other. This is, of course, by White House design for the public understanding of Judge Roberts. Bush has exhibited his recurrent traits and examining G.W. Bush right now is the only way to know what really is in the heart of Judge Roberts. Roberts is deliberately without much record. He is deliberately congenial and with friends all around. He...
  • America Wonderful Country, Zots For Trolls Regardless of Color

    07/26/2005 12:40:27 PM PDT · by akmed · 198 replies · 4,522+ views
    America is very very bad country. Horrible country. Shame on you freepers for not including afghanistan and iran and iraq and all the other middle easterns countries on the list you segregationist. You got to be ashamed. Cause were brown, One day we browns will come and get you racist.
  • Communism and human nature (Bolshie Mod sez, Arise ye kittens of the earth!)

    04/05/2005 10:50:57 AM PDT · by Sammy sam · 153 replies · 8,234+ views
    Many argue that communism will never be possible because of "human nature". The essence of this false argument is the belief that a communist society would consist of an all-powerful central government that would tell everybody what to do--and would therefore undermine the creative initiative of individuals and the search for happiness. • This argument is based on two false assumptions: (1) It assumes that a communist society will look like the former Soviet Union, or the current China, North Korea, etc (ie: corrupt police states with a feudal-style ruling class) (2) It assumes that people will only work in...
  • Why Want Bush Do Something about the cost of gas? (ZOT!!! He awaits orders from Juwish Modz.)

    03/23/2005 4:07:55 PM PST · by John Zell · 175 replies · 8,487+ views
    Gas costs so much. I cant afford it. Why want Bush do something? Don't say he can't. His daddy or his handlers could be on the phone in 2 minutes with the Rothchilds and by 1 week, oil prices would be under $20 and gas would be 1 dollar a gallon. You know it and I know it. Why want he? Do you know? Is there sombody we can call? Plaese advice.

    03/10/2005 4:38:21 PM PST · by freepress3482 · 108 replies · 3,469+ views
    The Media CIA CONTROLED MEDIDA AND/OR MEDIA MANIPULATION IS A VIOLATION OF THE FIRST AMENDMENT RIGHT TO A FREE PRESS CONCERNING ALL 50 STATES AND EVERY AMERICAN CITIZEN PLEASE REVIEW: (read website on "operation mockingbird") Journalism is a perfect cover for CIA agents. People talk freely to journalists, and few think suspiciously of a journalist aggressively searching for information. Journalists also have power, influence and clout. Not surprisingly, the CIA began a mission in the late 1940s to recruit American journalists on a wide scale, a mission it dubbed Operation MOCKINGBIRD. The agency wanted these journalists not only to...
  • If you, gentlemen, really want “to see US politics from another angle” (We get signal)

    03/21/2005 10:58:37 PM PST · by Freedom4fighter · 70 replies · 1,372+ views
    If you, gentlemen, really want “to see US politics from another angle”, compare it with politics of present-day totalitarian regimes in Central Asia, for instance. And you’ll realize that there are practically no differences for our “democratic” state and e.g. authoritarian government in Turkmenistan. It’s common knowledge that Turkmen authorities abridge liberty of speech, freedom of the press, exercising control over mass and I-net. They bow down, imposing restrictions on freedom of association and assembly, in order to curtail political activity of non-governmental organizations, including groups of religious minorities. Nijazov does it with the aim of exercising control over latitude...
  • ZOT! Taxing Pot...Could it solve the social security problem?

    03/21/2005 6:06:07 AM PST · by FeebleAttempt · 88 replies · 1,051+ views
    Why dont we just tax the heck outta pot and make it legal? i believe it would pay for my generation, and it would be all government controlled.You would have to be 21, i mean am i missing something here or are we missing an opportunity? If we just let go of this taboo crap we might get along without any social security problems.All the taxes from pot go to SS, what do ya think