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  • Golden eagle killed by Wash. wind turbines

    05/19/2009 4:21:45 PM PDT · by Mozilla · 47 replies · 1,454+ views
    Seattle Times ^ | May 19, 2009 | Staff
    GOLDENDALE, Wash. — A golden eagle was killed by a wind turbine blade at a southwest Washington wind farm, a state biologist says. The Columbian newspaper in Vancouver, Wash., reported that it is the first known eagle fatality caused by a Washington wind project. The 10-pound bird had a broken wing and two broken legs after the April 27 accident at Goodnoe Hills Wind Project southeast of Goldendale, said Travis Nelson, the state's lead biologist on wind power issues. "This is certainly not the outcome that anyone who was involved in planning and permitting this operation would have wanted, especially...
  • Don Henley of The Eagles Sues Over Political Parodies

    04/20/2009 12:05:03 PM PDT · by My Favorite Headache · 78 replies · 2,380+ views
    My Fox Orlando ^ | 4-20-2009
    MYFOX NATIONAL) - TMZ reports that Eagles frontman Don Henley is suing a Republican Senate candidate in California for copyright infringement for creating online videos that parody two of Henley's songs, "The Boys of Summer" and "All She Wants to Do Is Dance." State Assembleyman Charles DeVore says the parodies are protected under the First Amendment. DeVore's parody lyrics attack President Barack Obama and California Senator Barbara Boxer. YouTube initially removed the videos from their site at Henley's request, then added them back at DeVore's and told Henley they would only take them down again if he filed a lawsuit....
  • (ACORN shakedown) Protesters rally outside Philadelphia Eagles owner's home.

    03/06/2009 6:46:11 PM PST · by max americana · 33 replies · 1,443+ views ^ | march 6, 2009 | Vernon Clark
    Protesters rally outside Philadelphia Eagles owner's home By Vernon Clark Inquirer Staff Writer Twisting a Philadelphia sports slogan, about 30 protesters stood at the gate of Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie's Wynnewood mansion yesterday and shouted, "Pay, Eagles, pay!" Under the watch of about a half-dozen Lower Merion Township police officers, members of the activist group ACORN held a half-hour "tailgating" protest, complete with grilled hot dogs, at dusk. The protesters contended that the Eagles still have not shared with the city money from rents on luxury boxes from when the team played at Veterans Stadium. No one from the house...
  • Caltrans Eagle Cam

    02/18/2009 2:07:40 PM PST · by notaliberal · 2 replies · 847+ views
    Caltrans ^ | 2/1809 | None
    On a lighter note Eagles nesting on Camera
  • Poisoned Eagles Mystery Believed Solved

    02/16/2009 1:42:22 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 17 replies · 1,067+ views
    KOMO ^ | Feb 16, 2009 | Luke Duecy
    A mystery is believed to be solved into how a half-dozen eagles were poisoned in Enumclaw. It began last week when neighbors discovered the protected birds, usually perched in trees just outside Enumclaw, dying in a field. "I got a ring at my doorbell at seven o'clock in the morning from somebody with an eagle in their arms, and she thought it was dead," said Bruce Richards with the state Department of Wildlife. Veterinarians soon determined the birds were poisoned. But nobody in town could figure out how, or whether anyone was doing it maliciously. They knew they had to...
  • New Jersey Birders head to Siskiyou wetlands to see eagles

    02/16/2009 11:53:20 AM PST · by JoeProBono · 18 replies · 414+ views
    sfgate ^ | Monday, February 16, 2009 | Carolyn Jones, Chronicle Staff Writer
    It was twilight at Laird's Landing, a barren, lonely ranch 20 miles from the nearest town, when bald eagles began swooping over the tundra to perch in a leafless clump of cottonwoods.Before the full moon inched over a treeless ridge in the distance, more than 40 of the regal raptors had arrived for their nightly roost. Sometimes, the trees hold 130 or more."How can you not love this?" said retired Mare Island rigger and eagle aficionado Charlotte Ann Kisling, as the temperature dropped below 20. "It's so peaceful, and so awesome. I don't care about TV or movies - this...

    01/18/2009 9:09:11 AM PST · by mainepatsfan · 1,374 replies · 15,223+ views
    @ 3:00PM ET - FOX @ 6:30PM ET - CBS
  • Rendell roots for the "Steagles"...for now

    01/13/2009 8:06:39 AM PST · by Salena Zito · 26 replies · 1,587+ views
    The Pittsburgh Tribune Review ^ | January 13, 2009 5 :56 AM | Salena Zito
    This coming Sunday, Gov. Edward G. Rendell will be all out for both the Philadelphia Eagles and the Pittsburgh Steelers in their NFL conference championship games. But if both teams happen to win, well, then it is all Eagles. Rendell told the New York Times that he has to be loyal. “If it costs me some political points, that’s life.” Rendell is a rabid Eagles fan, and is pretty sure that rabid Steelers fans would understand his Eagle loyalty. “The casual fans might be upset, but I don’t care,” he said. During World War II, the Steelers and the Eagles...

    01/10/2009 8:26:14 AM PST · by mainepatsfan · 1,085 replies · 11,968+ views
    2008 NFL DIVISIONAL PLAYOFF WEEKEND LIVE THREAD January 10th - 4:30PM ET @ January 10th - 8:15PM ET @ January 11th - 1:00PM ET @ January 11th - 4:45PM ET @
  • Philadelphia Eagles Players and Fans Ecstatic over New Lease on Life

    12/29/2008 3:38:53 AM PST · by Dr. Scarpetta · 55 replies · 1,627+ views
    Express-Times ^ | 12/29/08 | Express-Times staff
    The Philadelphia Eagles playoff lives -- left for dead one week ago -- had a pulse at 4 p.m. Sunday thanks to an upset win by Oakland in Tampa Bay coupled by a Houston victory over Chicago. That pulse turned into a full fledged cardiac workout as Philadelphia scored 31 points in a nine minute span in a 44-6 win over the Dallas Cowboys. The defense keyed the onslaught with a pair of long fumble returns. "I've never been a part of anything like this, obviously," 13-year veteran safety Brian Dawkins said. "For the guys to pull together the way...
  • Eagles embarrass 'Boys en route to the playoffs

    12/28/2008 7:45:07 PM PST · by OL Hickory · 51 replies · 1,450+ views
    sporting news ^ | today | Matthew Lutovsky
    You know all that stuff about Tony Romo not being a big-game quarterback? Well, maybe there's some merit to that after all.
  • The real Pa. battleground this weekend is the Steelers vs. Eagles

    09/19/2008 8:36:32 AM PDT · by Salena Zito · 23 replies · 1,666+ views
    Pittsburgh Tribune Review ^ | September 19, 2008 | Salena Zito
    It will be the Pittsburgh Steelers (2-0) against the Philadelphia Eagles (1-1) that suck up all of the oxygen in this state this weekend, not Sen. Barack Obama and Sen. John McCain. The famed east vs. west rivalry was once a singular team, which happened back in 1943 during World War II, when both teams lost many players to military service. The popular, though not official, nickname of the team was "The Steagles". But the Obama and McCain campaigns will certainly make every effort to remind game goers at tail gate celebrations that there is a race going on here...
  • Mora, Minn. Woman Fined $2,500 in Bald Eagle Shooting

    08/05/2008 8:01:52 AM PDT · by lesser_satan · 27 replies · 191+ views
    Fox9News ^ | 8-5-08
    MORA, Minn. -- A Mora woman has paid a $2,500 fine in relation to the October, 2007 shooting of a bald eagle. On Oct. 10, Minnesota DNR officers received a complaint from the Minnesota “Turn in Poachers” hotline that a bald eagle had been killed in Mora. Katherine K. Tramm, 48, paid the fine July 15. After being listed as endangered since 1967, the bald eagle was removed from the federal list of threatened and endangered species in 2007. "This case is a clear indication that the DNR and the USF&WS are working diligently to protect and preserve our natural...
  • “Out of Iran” Moonbats’ Parade Rained On By Freepers, Eagles, Patriots - Wash. D.C. Aug. 2,2008

    08/04/2008 5:21:40 PM PDT · by trooprally · 78 replies · 461+ views
    August 4,2008
    We gathered on the north side of Lafayette Square at 2:30 to scope out the terrain. The moonbats had permitted Lafayette Square and the sidewalk in front of the White House. Not that the less than 100 “Out of Iran” and pro-Palestinian groups needed that much space. All in all, their small group looked pitiful in light of their claim that a majority of Americans supported their anarchical views. Even when the moonbats persuaded some on lookers to march with them for a short time, they were pitiful. For you D.C. FReepers, the regulars were there, Squeegie, Princess (in leather...
  • HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Rock/Pop Musicians Who Turn 60 This Year!

    05/16/2008 2:14:00 PM PDT · by SilvieWaldorfMD · 104 replies · 1,681+ views
    Musicians Ozzy Osbourne, Stevie Nicks, Ted Nugent, Steve Winwood, Robert Plant, Kenny Loggins, Glenn Frey, Alice Cooper, Tony Iommi, Chris Squire, James Taylor, Todd Rundgren, Jackson Browne, Olivia Newton-John, Donna Summer, John Bonham (R.I.P.) & Rick James (R.I.P.)

    02/24/2008 3:46:04 PM PST · by MountainFlower · 113 replies · 1,356+ views
    email | Col. Riley
    <p>Please visit and view Rolling Thunder Washington DC support.</p> <p>As I’ve suggested on many occasions, the only way to support our nation, our troops, our fallen, and make our point, send our message, convince people of what we stand for, is putting our ”boots on the ground”, or should I say “rubber on the target”?</p>
  • ANSWER Cancels Their March 15,2008 Anti-Troop, Anti-American Protest

    01/06/2008 4:48:13 AM PST · by trooprally · 79 replies · 1,102+ views
    Gathering of Eagles web site has announced that ANSWER and their ilk have cancelled their planned March 15,2008 protest. They are instead planning to protest during General Petraeus’ April testimony on Capitol Hill. At least it will be warmer in April!
  • UMBC Students Turn Tables On Liberal Teacher: Westminster, MD., Dec. 08-2007

    12/09/2007 12:25:19 PM PST · by trooprally · 62 replies · 1,288+ views
    Dec. 09,2007
    Lurker Bill, BufordP and I arrived at Westminster fresh from the corners at Olney about 20 minutes late. But that still gave us an hour and a half standing with Eagles and fellow FReepers PatrioticMarineMom and RockerMom2MyHero. PatrioticMarineMom (the organizer of this Gathering/FReep) and RockerMom2MyHero (co-organizer) had already been there for about 25 minutes, getting honks, waves and cheers from passing supporters. And when we arrived, we received a warm welcome from the Westminster Eagles and the passing supporters. The five of us received the honks, waves or shouts of support from almost every passing car. Being in the old...
  • Navy pilot says he's not a hero ( Dec. 7 )

    12/02/2007 5:38:09 PM PST · by george76 · 12 replies · 262+ views
    Mile High Newspapers ^ | November 29, 2007 | Jennifer Gilbert
    Jim Doyle held a wooden frame displaying the numerous medals showing his service in World War II. Many would call him a hero, but that does not change his own perception. The Pearl Harbor survivor — who will join other survivors at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 7, on the footsteps of the Capitol Building to honor those who lost their lives more than 66 years ago — talked about the true heroes. "I don't think doing my duty makes me a hero," Doyle said. "I think the real heroes are the kids who got killed and never came back." Doyle...
  • [Vanity]Eagles Vs. Pats-Close Game So Far

    11/25/2007 7:29:57 PM PST · by BGHater · 33 replies · 130+ views ^ | 25 Nov 2007 | NA
    Eagles Vs. Patriots Good game so far.
  • Desperados - The Eagles team up with Wal-Mart. How dare they.

    11/25/2007 1:02:18 AM PST · by gpapa · 124 replies · 181+ views ^ | November 25, 2007 | The Editors
    One of the most popular rock bands of all time has finally managed to offend--not for its songs, but for how it sells them. There's a lesson here in technology, new business models, and hidebound "progressives." The first new album from the Eagles in over a decade, "Long Road Out of Eden," has already sold more than a million copies, hitting Billboard's #1 in its first week. It's the kind of blockbuster that used to pay Christmas bonuses at the big record companies, only this album wasn't produced by a big record company. The Eagles released it themselves and are...
  • Pats-Eagles point spread largest ever not involving expansion team

    11/20/2007 5:48:19 PM PST · by scott says · 62 replies · 198+ views ^ | November 20, 2007 | Sal Paolantonio
    PHILADELPHIA -- Just three seasons after being separated by just three points in Super Bowl XXXIX, the gap between the Patriots and Eagles has widened to historic proportions: Philly is a 23½-point underdog. That is the largest point spread for an NFL game that does not involve an expansion team, according to odds-making experts in Las Vegas. On Dec. 5, 1976, the expansion Tampa Bay Buccaneers were 24-point underdogs to the defending Super Bowl champion Pittsburgh Steelers. The Steelers covered easily, winning 42-0. "Nowadays, you don't see too many spreads over 16 or 17 points," said Sean Van Patten, an...
  • 6 Dead in Wreck Involving Ex-Athlete (Alabama Football Player)

    11/20/2007 11:04:35 AM PST · by misterrob · 50 replies · 2,513+ views
    AP ^ | 11/19/07
    DOTHAN, Ala. (AP) — A van driven by former University of Alabama football star Siran Stacy was struck by a pickup at an intersection and six people were killed, including Stacy's wife and four of his children, state troopers said Tuesday. The driver of the second vehicle also was killed, said Dorris Teague, a spokeswoman for the state troopers. Stacy, 39, a star running back for Alabama during 1989-91, was listed in stable condition in surgical intensive care at Flowers Hospital in Dothan. He was the first pick of the Philadelphia Eagles in the 1992 draft, but never carried the...
  • Rosie's Eagle-Eyed View

    11/17/2007 1:27:41 PM PST · by Lady J USA 1981 · 14 replies · 104+ views ^ | November 17, 2007 | TMZ Staff
    Rosie's Eagle-Eyed View Posted Nov 17th 2007 12:30PM by TMZ StaffFiled under: Rosie O'Donnell.home-page-only {display:none;}If you have ever wanted to see Rosie O'Donnell attacked by an eagle, instead of clucking hens, this video might be the closest you'll ever get. Here's another pecker she's not into
  • Residents rally in support of troops

    10/22/2007 8:36:44 AM PDT · by george76 · 6 replies · 100+ views
    mt mail ^ | 10/22/2007 | Jonathan Schwab
    About 80 people gathered in Poncha Springs Sunday for a war rally supporting the U.S. military and to help propel them toward victory in Iraq. Sponsored by mayors of Buena Vista, Poncha Springs and Salida, the rally began about noon in Chipeta Park. Supporters moved inside to the second floor of the town hall at about 12:30 p.m. when snow flurries began. Rally participants, including about 12 war veterans, arrived from Chaffee, Fremont, and Saguache counties and Colorado Springs. Buena Vista Mayor Cara Russell spoke to the crowd before the rally moved inside. She recited a quote by 18th Century...
  • Area mayors team up to sponsor pro-military rally in Poncha Springs (Colorado)

    10/10/2007 1:38:09 PM PDT · by george76 · 11 replies · 571+ views
    the mountain mail ^ | 10/10/2007
    A victory rally supporting U.S. military personnel will be held in Chipeta Park on Burnett Street in Poncha Springs from noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 21. The rally will be cosponsored by mayors Cara Russell of Buena Vista, Mark Thonhoff of Poncha Springs and Danny Knight of Salida. To demonstrate support, rally participants will have an opportunity to sign holiday cards for troops and donate items to be sent to active military personnel. In addition, attendees can learn about such military support organizations such as Soldiers' Angels, Patriot Guard and Homes for Our Troops.
  • McNabb stands by what he says

    09/20/2007 5:49:52 AM PDT · by randita · 90 replies · 136+ views ^ | 9/20/07 | DANA PENNETT O'NEIL
    McNabb stands by what he says Defends comment on HBO that black QBs face added pressures By DANA PENNETT O'NEIL Donovan McNabb says black QBs' performances are judged by different standard from whites'. DONOVAN MCNABB smiled as the first question came at him, some innocuous query about the Detroit Lions. He smiled, because he knew what was next. The day after HBO aired a "Real Sports" episode in which McNabb spoke about the criticisms lobbed at black quarterbacks, the Eagles quarterback sat in what he knew would be a hot seat inside the NovaCare auditorium (though contrary to reports,...
  • Gathering of Eagles III: Duncan Hunter and Raoul Deming Speeches (Video of the Speeches!)

    09/19/2007 11:57:24 PM PDT · by Jenny Hatch · 8 replies · 343+ views
    The Natural Family BLOG ^ | September 20th, 2007 | Jenny Hatch
    Today I put together a montage of the various groups who support our troops, combined with the video footage from the GOE III excellent speeches of Duncan Hunter and Raoul Deming. I believe Raouls speech was the most important given at the rally, crucial to understand the struggle we are engaged in today and the forces at work trying to deprive the world of its freedom, collectivize democratic nations, and gradually erode American Sovereignty. Jenny Hatch Colorado Freeper
  • Eagles Higher Mission

    09/14/2007 6:30:19 AM PDT · by hilaryrhymeswithrich · 4 replies · 357+ views
    Human Events Online ^ | 9-14-07 | Col. Harry Riley
    Col. Riley rallies the troops and the moonbats begin preemptive whining. Visit the chat section after the article and have at 'em Freepers!
  • Standing up for the troops - (Interview with GOE's Chris Hill)

    09/13/2007 9:40:20 AM PDT · by Jenny Hatch · 7 replies · 666+ views
    Front Page Magazine ^ | Sept 13th, 2007 | Jamie Glazov
    "This weekend we will do the second part. We will confront ANSWER,, Code Pink and the rest of the anti-American forces who are marching from the White House to the Capitol. On September 15, we will rally at 9:00 a.m. at 7th St on The Mall and then move over to Pennsylvania Ave to line ANSWER's route. We will counter them all the way to the Capitol where they plan a die-in. They will hold likenesses of our brave warriors who have been killed in action. We find that particularly despicable since they have not asked any family members...
  • Fumbling Eagles Lose to Packers on Late Field Goal 16-13

    09/09/2007 3:59:08 PM PDT · by big'ol_freeper · 7 replies · 268+ views ^ | 9 Sep 07 | AP
    Rookie kicker Mason Crosby's 42-yard field goal with two seconds left gave the Green Bay Packers a 16-13 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday. The Packers benefited from a second major mistake by the Eagles' special teams, as J.R. Reed bobbled a punt with 59 seconds remaining and Green Bay's Jarrett Bush recovered to give Green Bay the ball at the Philadelphia 31. Reed had replaced returner Greg Lewis, whose muffed punt led to a Packers touchdown in the first quarter.
  • Boulder Colorado Fight for Victory Tour AAP Gathering of Eagles Colorado After Action Report

    09/09/2007 11:07:52 AM PDT · by Jenny Hatch · 5 replies · 1,632+ views
    Gathering of Eagles Colorado ^ | September 9th, 2007 | Jenny Hatch
    This morning we had our Fight for Victory Tour Pro Troop Rally in Downtown Boulder Colorado! ...PS When and IF the main stream media ever admits that they SHOULD have covered the Fight for Victory Tour/Gathering of Eagles III and they happen to say, at least in Denver...."WE HAD NO IDEA ANYTHING LIKE THIS WAS GOING ON".... Please, everyone remember, THEY ARE TELLING A BALD FACED LIE.
  • Colorado Pro Troop Rally This Saturday!

    09/08/2007 12:26:01 PM PDT · by Jenny Hatch · 2 replies · 120+ views
    The Natural Family BLOG ^ | September 8th, 2007 | Jenny Hatch
    Colorado Pro Troop Rally this Sunday! My friend Dale and I have been organizing a Pro Troop Rally this sunday in downtown Boulder. This morning Ben and I were busy making get well cards for our troops at Walter Reed hospital. I took a couple of pictures and then decided to make a short video to share here on my blog as an advertisement for the rally. If you live here in Colorado, please come on down for an hour or so and join us! Jenny Hatch
  • NYP: ANSWERING ANSWER (and The Gathering of Eagles, Freepers, etc.)

    08/29/2007 5:36:39 AM PDT · by OESY · 16 replies · 926+ views
    New York Post ^ | August 29, 2007 | Michelle Malkin
    ...The Gathering of Eagles turnout was unprecedented. The Cindy Sheehanistas and socialist rabble-rousers had never been met and matched with such force. Now, the Eagles are organizing a return to Washington at a historic moment in the global war against jihad. Gen. David Petraeus, top commander in Iraq, and U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Ryan Crocker are expected to testify before the Senate on 9/11. Yes, that 9/11. Four days later, Sept. 15, is the deadline for the president to submit reports to Congress on how Iraq is meeting benchmarks for progress since the troop surge was announced. ANSWER will lead...
  • Boots on the Move To DC-Anti-America Elements to Protest MAF DC Bound Cross-Country Caravan Kick-off

    08/28/2007 9:17:50 PM PDT · by hmriley · 16 replies · 779+ views
    I have a message for our gallant warriors and their families...Eagles will have your back and the back of your Commander, General Petraeus, in Washington, DC on September 15.....we will not abandon or betray over 200 years of warrior sacrifices to a minority willing to surrender it all. Victory is the only option.

    08/04/2007 3:43:24 PM PDT · by KevinB · 29 replies · 461+ views ^ | 07/31/07
    Looking forward to this one, especially the Joe Walsh stuff.

    05/24/2007 6:01:26 PM PDT · by MountainFlower · 28 replies · 2,645+ views
    email | 5-24-07
    The pathetic and mouthy anti-war whiners known as The World Can’t Wait -Hawaii are planning an anti-war rally at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu tomorrow night (friday May 25th) due to the Hawaii Freedom Rally being held there by Sean Hannity , Col Oliver North and Rep. Newt Gingrichhttps://premieremarketing.usANY Hawaii Eagles are needed to attend and counter this antiwar group outside the Convention Center . Guarentee the TV news media will be there trying to put the liberal spin on this one.... MANY good military families are expected to attend and will be potentially confronted and offended by these...
  • Bald eagles in Wyoming soar to 185 pairs ( 9,700 nationally )

    05/16/2007 12:24:00 PM PDT · by george76 · 15 replies · 999+ views
    The Associated Press ^ | May 15, 2007 | AP
    The number of bald eagles in Wyoming has grown to 185 breeding pairs, a population recovery that has exceeded expectations from ornithologists who predicted much lower recovery rates when the birds were first granted federal protection in 1967. The bald eagle population is soaring nationally, as well, with the number of breeding pairs in the lower 48 states climbing from a low in 1963 of 417 to more than 9,700 today, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Monday. The population recovery offers evidence to some scientists that federal protection of the birds under the Endangered Species Act should be...

    04/23/2007 8:37:17 PM PDT · by MountainFlower · 14 replies · 747+ views
    Gathering of Eagles UpdateHi, there. We are the gear provider for Gathering of Eagles. I have gotten requests for banners and flags, and am trying to work with my vendors to come up with the best product possible, at the best possible pricing - so if we can get everyone that wants product together, we can get the pricing way down. Do you happen the state and regional coordinator email addresses for contact? 888-743-2968
  • NE. Coast Eagles Up! A.N.S.W.E.R. Anti American Protest 5/23, USCG Academy, New London, CT

    You East Coast Eagles -- mount up!! Posted: Wed Apr 18, 2007 10:54 am Post subject: Next A.N.S.W.E.R. event - 5/23, USCG Academy, New London, CT At the US Coast Guard Academy's graduation ceremony - Wednesday May 23, 2007 at 9am: "Bush will be speaking at the graduation ceremony of the Coast Guard Academy at 31 Mohegan Ave. in New London on Wed. May 23rd. Join with students, soldiers and veterans, impeachment and anti-war activists to protest. Initiated by the A.N.S.W.E.R. Coalition." From ANSWER PAGE: Bush will be speaking at the graduation ceremony of the Coast Guard...
  • EagleCam - we now have two hatched eggs and two cute Eaglets!!

    03/24/2007 8:04:14 AM PDT · by paulat · 241 replies · 3,216+ views
    Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife ^ | 3/24/07 | Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
    Don't click on this pic! Go to the link below the title (Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife), hit the orange button sorta in the middle of the page that says "View Cam Live." When that comes up, you can switch between cams by using the dropdown list that says "View Another Live Cam!" Our cams are: EagleCam1 - Kent EagleCam2 - Kent EagleCam3 - Kent NEW! Let me know if you have any problems.
  • Pro America Rally Was More Powerful

    03/20/2007 7:08:36 AM PDT · by Lloyd Marcus · 24 replies · 1,818+ views
    3-20-07 | Lloyd Marcus
    I sang my original anthem, “United We Stand” at the Gathering of Eagles rally in Washington DC at the Viet Nam vet’s Wall Memorial. I am black conservative republican singer songwriter and entertainer, Lloyd Marcus. A smaller anti- America rally received all of the mainstream media coverage. The mood and tone of the two rallies were strikingly different. So-called, ‘peace activists’ waved signs and screamed slogans full of obscenity and hate. Our pro-America rally over flowed with feelings of respect, unity and love. Viet Nam vets embraced and exchanged the words, ‘welcome home brother’. People spoke with pride of fathers...
  • March 17th was a Great Day for the Real Peace Activists: Those Who are Pro-Victory!

    03/18/2007 10:45:34 PM PDT · by Starman417 · 6 replies · 573+ views
    Flopping Aces ^ | 03-18-07 | Wordsmith
    "Peace is not merely the absence of war, but the presence of justice, of law, of order- in short, of government." -Albert Einstein Usually, something makes "news" because it is an event that is an uncommon occurrence. If it were common, it would be ordinary and not raise an eyebrow or be worthy of a second glance. That's in part, why tragedies and sensationalized stories occupy the headlines and frontpage news. One guess as to whether the ones in this photo are pro-victory conservative patriots or pro-surrender liberal hippies: Ryan Foshee, left, Keith Clark and Michael Rigby play melodies on...

    03/18/2007 4:48:02 PM PDT · by 7thson · 3 replies · 344+ views
    Is there anyone here on FR who went to the counter protest this past weekend in Washington, DC? The reason I am asking, I was watching FNC and the reporter was talking to someone from the Eagles. His name was James Robson. The surname Robson is prominant in my Family Tree. Does anyone know this James Robson?
  • After Action: Gathering of Eagles Counter-Protest in Washington DC - PHOTOS

    03/17/2007 7:22:59 PM PDT · by BlueOneGolf · 52 replies · 3,445+ views
    This is an AAR from the General Discussion Forum on with some great pics. Just click on the links and you'll see them. "I was proud to attend today's "Gathering of Eagles" (GOE) counter-protest to the large anti-war march to the Pentagon and was pleased find the attendance by many loyal veterans and Americans. Those carrying American flags and backing our men and women in uniform arrived and participated in very large numbers. I was impressed and pleased. The dingbats were also in very large numbers and behaved shamefully. They didn't do so without direct, loud and clear commentary...
  • Counter-Demonstrators (Gathering of Eagles) Numbers in Thousands

    03/17/2007 9:32:24 PM PDT · by RealTeen · 219 replies · 10,124+ views
    The Washington Post ^ | 3-18-07 | Brigid Shulte
    As war protesters marched toward Arlington Memorial Bridge en route to the Pentagon yesterday, they were flanked by long lines of military veterans and others who stood in solidarity with U.S. troops and the Bush administration's cause in Iraq. Many booed loudly as the protesters passed, turned their backs to them or yelled, "If you don't like America, get out!" Several thousand vets, some of whom came by bus from New Jersey, car caravans from California or flights from Seattle or Michigan, lined the route from the bridge and down 23rd Street, waving signs such as "War There Or War...
  • Covers Gathering of Eagles!!

    03/17/2007 3:11:02 PM PDT · by aaronarnwine · 7 replies · 881+ views ^ | 03.17.2007 | Aaron Matthew Arnwine -
    We just got back from the rally today and it was phenomenal! I want all freepers to check out the great video and commentary we recorded (it was windy!). It was great to see all of you there. I don't think I've ever been surrounded by so many heroes in my life. God bless the USA! Where was Mark Levin?????
  • A Gathering of Eagles - These Colors Don't Run, Pro Troop Rally Live Thread

    03/17/2007 9:12:15 AM PDT · by mdittmar · 1,420 replies · 83,172+ views
    Post pics,news,speeches on the Gathering of Eagles - These Colors Don't Run, Pro Troop Rally
  • Freep CSPAN Washington Journal Sat. AM, 3-17-07, Over Non-Coverage of Gathering of Eagles Rally

    03/16/2007 3:06:37 PM PDT · by tgslTakoma · 169 replies · 7,339+ views
    March 16, 2007
    Today CSPAN decided: a) not to cover the Gathering of Eagles rally, and b) to cover the Workers World Party's rally against America.With this deplorable decision, CSPAN has spit on the American military veteran. How can CSPAN make such a blatantly biased decision? Will they defend their decision, saying that "our" rally doesn't have any celebrities like Gold Star mother, Cindy Sheehan?What about the Gold Star mothers on our side who will be speaking? They may not have the name recognition that Cindy Sheehan has, but CSPAN viewers have a right (and an expectation) that their voices should carry equal...
  • THE EAGLES HAVE LANDED(Gathering of Eagles)

    03/15/2007 4:56:52 PM PDT · by mdittmar · 88 replies · 1,843+ views
    Gathering of Eagles ^ | March 15th, 2007 | Gathering of Eagles
    Come Welcome the Move America Forward Caravan in D.C. Tonight.Gathering of Eagles partner Move America Forward has been leading a cross-country caravan of Gold and Blue Star families, veterans and other patriotic Americans that arrives tonight in Washington, D.C. after a week long trek that began in San Francisco last Thursday. Local and early arriving Eagles are encouraged to greet the caravan when it arrives at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Avenue, NW. Please plan to greet them between 5:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. They’re scheduled to depart from Richmond, Va., at 3 p.m. and...