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  • System maintenance tonight

    03/04/2015 1:45:11 PM PST · by Jim Robinson · 71 replies
    email | March 4, 2015 | Jim Robinson
    Just received a message from our bandwidth provider. They're going to do some urgent maintenance on their routers tonight from 6:00pm to 10:00pm PST. We may experience intermittent outages of 10-20 minutes each during this period.
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN - The Are You Addicted To The Internet Quiz - Wednesday, March 4, 2015

    03/03/2015 6:00:05 PM PST · by LUV W · 108 replies
    The Best Troops and Veterans In The World and their families, too!! | Tuesday, March 3, 2015 | LUV W and the Canteen Support Crew
    ~ Freeper Canteen ~ --Canteen Mission Statement-- Showing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. Today We Want You To Take The..... Are You Addicted To The Internet Quiz Click HERE and take the quiz!To share your results, click on the darkcyan "HTML" button, then copy and paste the code into a "Reply" box. Have fun! Please remember that The Canteen is here to support and entertain our troops and veterans and their families, and is family friendly.
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Road Trip: Naval Base Coronado, California ~ 03 MARCH 2015

    03/02/2015 6:00:30 PM PST · by laurenmarlowe · 74 replies
    Serving The Best Troops And Veterans In The World!! | The Canteen Crew
        ~The FReeper Canteen Presents~ Road Trip: Naval Base Coronado, CaliforniaNaval Base Coronado (NBC) is a consolidated Navy installation encompassing eight military facilities stretching from San Clemente Island, located seventy miles west of San Diego, California, to the La Posta Mountain Warfare Training Facility and Camp Morena, located sixty miles east of San Diego.In 1997, Naval Base Coronado was created, incorporating seven separate Naval installations under one Commanding Officer. Those facilities include: Naval Air Station North Island; Naval Amphibious Base Coronado; Outlying Field Imperial Beach; Naval Auxiliary Landing Field San Clemente Island; Silver Strand Training Complex, formerly known...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Hall of Heroes: Mary Edwards Walker ~ March 2, 2015

    03/01/2015 4:59:55 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 76 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | StarCMC
      Our Troops Rock!  Thank you for all you do! For the freedom you enjoyed yesterday... Thank the Veterans who served in The United States Armed Forces.   Looking forward to tomorrow's freedom? Support The United States Armed Forces Today!     ~ Hall of Heroes ~   Mary Edwards Walker Info from here. Thank you to mountainlion for alerting us to this hero!             Mary Edwards Walker (November 26, 1832 – February 21, 1919) was an American feminist, abolitionist, prohibitionist, alleged spy, prisoner of war and surgeon. As of 2014, she is the only woman...
  • Calling All FReepers and the 300 to Help Git-R-Done! [FReepathon]

    03/01/2015 4:48:49 PM PST · by RedMDer · 26 replies
    FR is looking for 300 loyal FReepers to donate $100 or more per quarter. By contributing at least $100 per quarter or $400 per year to Free Republic, you may become a member of the "300 Club." WE NOW HAVE 200 DONATIONS OF $100.00 OR MORE!!! THANK YOU ALL VERY MUCH! If you send in or Donate $100 or more, please send Jim a note to add your screen name to the 300 Club Roster!! Unfortunately, way too many of you very generous Donors are way too shy and humble about adding your name to this important list! PLEASE...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ Happy Purim (sunset 3/4) ~ 01 March 2015

    02/28/2015 5:01:50 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 106 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
          HAPPY PURIM Purim is one of the most joyous and fun holidays on the Jewish calendar. It commemorates a time when the Jewish people living in Persia were saved from extermination. The story of Purim is told in the Biblical book of Esther. The heroes of the story are Esther, a beautiful young Jewish woman living in Persia, and her cousin Mordecai, who raised her as if she were his daughter. Esther was taken to the house of Ahasuerus, King of Persia, to become part of his harem. King Ahasuerus loved Esther more than his other...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Tunes For Our Troops ~ 28 FEB 2015

    02/27/2015 6:00:13 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 384 replies
    Our Troops Rock !!!!!!!! | Canteen DJs
        ***** Tunes For Our Troops ***** ~ Support The Artists ~   Support the artists you hear throughout the Canteen! Click on the links below! Keep the music going! ArtistDirect l  Internet Radio l  AOL Music l  Sonique (Lycos) l  Real Radio Live365 l  971TheRiver  l  GotRadio  l  Wherehouse  l  Target  l Shoutcast AFRTS l  VH1 l XM Radio l  BET l  audiophile l  Virgin Radio l  Soma (Alternative) Acaza l AudioRealm l VH1 l  Yahoo! Launch Music l  Radio Disney l  Live-Radio Net ITunes l Amazon l Salsa Radio l MTV l CMT l Ticketmaster l...
  • Join the 300! [FReepathon]

    02/27/2015 3:33:37 PM PST · by RedMDer · 73 replies
    Join the 300! The next $100 gets us to YELLOW! FR is looking for 300 loyal FReepers to donate $100 or more per quarter. We have 185 donations this quarter of $100 or more!! Join the "300 Club" today!! The $100+ donations this quarter have contributed $30,285.25 so far to the current total!! We need your help to keep the lights on. FR is funded solely by contributions made by liberty loving people who enjoy and use it. Every donation counts no matter how big or small. If you can donate $5, $10, $20, $100 or more, it would...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Just Hangin' Cafe ~ 27 February 2015

    02/26/2015 5:51:53 PM PST · by beachn4fun · 100 replies
    February 26, 2015 | Canteen Crew
    FR CANTEEN MISSION STATEMENT Showing support and boosting the morale of our military and our allied military and the family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. FReeper Canteen Just Hangin' Cafe Come on in, we're open Need a place just to hang out? This is it. We serve coffee, tea,or maybe a tall brew? Topped off with great conversation and music. No worries in the FReeper Canteen Just Hangin' Cafe. Grab a glass and start a conversation. You never know who you might meet in the Cafe. Glad you could join us. Enjoy your stay. Our...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ 26 February 2015

    02/25/2015 6:01:08 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 71 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    ~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~ ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ WELCOME HOME U.S. Army Sgt. Harry May holds his son, Tucker, for the first time in Wilmington, DE, Feb. 26, 2014, since he deployed with the 198th Expeditionary Signal Battalion last year. U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Wendy McDougall Canteen Mission Statement Showing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. WATER DROP ZONE Army Lt. Gen. Charles T. Cleveland, commander of U.S. Army Special Operations Command, jumps from an MH-60 Black...
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN - The How Much Do You Like Winter Quiz - Wednesday, February 25, 2015

    02/24/2015 5:59:56 PM PST · by LUV W · 169 replies
    The Best Troops and Veterans In The World and their families, too!! | LUV W and The Canteen Support Crew
    ~ Freeper Canteen ~ --Canteen Mission Statement-- Showing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. Today We Want You To Take The..... How Much Do You Like Winter Quiz Click HERE and take the quiz! To share your results, click on the slateblue "HTML" button, then copy and paste the code into a "Reply" box. Have fun! Please remember that The Canteen is here to support and entertain our troops and veterans and their families, and is family friendly.
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Road Trip: Edwards Air Force Base, California ~ 24 FEB 2015

    02/23/2015 5:58:40 PM PST · by laurenmarlowe · 63 replies
    Serving The Best Troops And Veterans In The World!! | The Canteen Crew
        ~The FReeper Canteen Presents~ Road Trip: Edwards Air Force Base, California Edwards Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base located on the border of Kern County and Los Angeles County, California in the Antelope Valley. Edwards is home to the 412th Test Wing. The base is strategically situated next to Rogers Dry Lake, a desert salt pan; its hard playa surface provides a natural extension to Edwards' runways. This large landing area, combined with excellent year-round weather, makes the base a perfect site for flight testing. The lake is a National Historic Landmark. Designated...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Hall of Heroes: The Flag Raisers ~ February 23, 2015

    02/22/2015 5:01:00 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 55 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | StarCMC
      Our Troops Rock!  Thank you for all you do! For the freedom you enjoyed yesterday... Thank the Veterans who served in The United States Armed Forces.   Looking forward to tomorrow's freedom? Support The United States Armed Forces Today!     ~ Hall of Heroes ~   The Flag Raisers Info from here. Today is the 70th Anniversary of the Flag Raising at Mr. Suribachi. Thank you, ConorMacNessa, for reminding me of this date!  Please enjoy this thread in honor of our heroes, the Flag Raisers.              There are six Flag Raisers on the photo....
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ THE WOMAN WITH THE ROSE ~ 22 February 2015

    02/21/2015 5:00:07 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 67 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
          THE WOMAN WITH THE ROSE John Blanchard stood up from the bench, straightened his Army uniform, and studied the crowd of people making their way through Grand Central Station. He looked for the girl whose heart he knew, but whose face he didn't, the girl with the rose. His interest in her had begun thirteen months before in a Florida library. Taking a book off the shelf he found himself intrigued, not with the words of the book, but with the notes penciled in the margin. The soft handwriting reflected a thoughtful soul and insightful mind....
  • JRandomFreeper (Johnny) Needs Our Prayers

    02/20/2015 9:05:36 PM PST · by Windflier · 294 replies
    Free Republic ^ | 20 February 2015 | JRandomFreeper
    From Johnny earlier today: "Time to fess up. Turns out I have brain cancer that moved there from my lungs. Prognosis is poor. I had brain surgery a couple of weeks ago. Of course, being me, I intend to fight hard to the very end, and beat the odds. I may well be around for harvest season this year. That is my intent. Normal prognosis is in weeks. I've held off on bringing this up on FR for several reasons. But the time to bring it up is now. Consider this my opus. It's as close as I'm going to...
  • FReeper Canteen - Tunes For Our Troops - 21 Feb 2015

    02/20/2015 6:10:30 PM PST · by AZamericonnie · 287 replies
    Our Troops Rock!!!!!!!!!!!!!! | Canteen DJ's
        ***** Tunes For Our Troops ***** ~ Support The Artists ~   Support the artists you hear throughout the Canteen! Click on the links below! Keep the music going! ArtistDirect l  Internet Radio l  AOL Music l  Sonique (Lycos) l  Real Radio Live365 l  971TheRiver  l  GotRadio  l  Wherehouse  l  Target  l Shoutcast AFRTS l  VH1 l XM Radio l  BET l  audiophile l  Virgin Radio l  Soma (Alternative) Acaza l AudioRealm l VH1 l  Yahoo! Launch Music l  Radio Disney l  Live-Radio Net ITunes l Amazon l Salsa Radio l MTV l CMT l Ticketmaster l...
  • Favorite Little-Big Songs.Tell us your Favorites.Freeper Canteen 2~20~15

    02/19/2015 5:59:31 PM PST · by fatima · 314 replies
    ~Favorite "Little,Big " Song's~ Alan Jackson - Little Bitty *Video* Little Bitty Pretty One-Thurston Harris-1957 *Video*
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Remembering Our Troops! ~ 19 February 2015

    02/18/2015 6:00:46 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 66 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    ~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~ ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ BIG SKY SKIER Isaac Blunt, a former Marine who lost both legs to an improvised explosive device two years ago in Afghanistan, rockets down a ski slope ahead of volunteers at Big Sky Ski Resort, MT, Feb. 14, 2014. DOD photo by Michael J. MacLeod Canteen Mission Statement Showing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. SUBMARINE RETURN The attack submarine USS Virginia arrives at Naval Submarine Base New London in Groton, CT, Feb....
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN - The What Waffle Topping Are You Quiz - Wednesday, February 18, 2015

    02/17/2015 6:00:00 PM PST · by LUV W · 135 replies
    The Best Troops and Veterans In The World and their families, too!! | LUV W and the Canteen Support Crew
    ~ Freeper Canteen ~ --Canteen Mission Statement-- Showing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. Today We Want You To Take The..... What Waffle Topping Are You Quiz Click HERE and take the quiz! To share your results, click on the slateblue "HTML" button, then copy and paste the code into a "Reply" box. Have fun! Please remember that The Canteen is here to support and entertain our troops and veterans and their families, and is family friendly.
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Road Trip: Naval Air Weapons Center, China Lake, California ~ 17 FEB 2015

    02/16/2015 5:57:38 PM PST · by laurenmarlowe · 89 replies
    Serving The Best Troops And Veterans In The World!! | The Canteen Crew
        ~The FReeper Canteen Presents~ Road Trip: Naval Air Weapons Center, China Lake, CaliforniaThe Naval Air Warfare Center, Weapons Division (NAWCWD) is an organization within the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), dedicated to maintaining a center of excellence in weapons development for the Department of the Navy (DoN). NAWCWD has two locations in Southern California; China Lake hosting the land test range and Point Mugu hosting the sea test range. Nestled in the quiet Indian Wells Valley at the south eastern foot of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in California, China Lake is the premier land range and...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Hall of Heroes: Clarence Cooper ~ February 16, 2015

    02/15/2015 5:08:59 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 59 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | StarCMC
    Our Troops Rock!  Thank you for all you do!   For the freedom you enjoyed yesterday... Thank the Veterans who served in The United States Armed Forces.   Looking forward to tomorrow's freedom? Support The United States Armed Forces Today!     ~ Hall of Heroes ~ QMCS Clarence Cooper, ret.Story here.             Vietnam vet awarded Bronze Star Updated: Monday, 01 Jun 2009, 4:09 PM EDT Published : Monday, 01 Jun 2009, 12:25 PM EDT NORFOLK, Va. - More than thirty years following his heroic actions, retired U. S. Navy Senior Chief Quartermaster (Submarines) Clarence G....
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ TODAY I CHOOSE TO SUCCEED ~ 15 February 2015

    02/14/2015 5:01:09 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 84 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
          TODAY I CHOOSE TO SUCCEED! I am here because of prior choices I have made. My thoughts control my actions. My actions determine my destiny. My destiny is controlled by my choices. Today, I choose to … • Live my life with honor, courage and commitment, • Follow the rules and do my best in all my endeavors, • Perform like a mature and professional military person, • Be honest with myself and not make excuses for my actions • Admit when I’m wrong and be held accountable • Maintain a positive attitude. I am who...
  • FReeper Canteen - Valentine Tunes For Our Troops - 14 Feb 2015

    02/13/2015 4:50:16 PM PST · by AZamericonnie · 435 replies
    We LOVE our Troops! | Canteen DJ's
       Valentine Tunes For Our Troops ~ Support The Artists ~   Support the artists you hear throughout the Canteen! Click on the links below! Keep the music going! ArtistDirect l  Internet Radio l  AOL Music l  Sonique (Lycos) l  Real Radio Live365 l  971TheRiver  l  GotRadio  l  Wherehouse  l  Target  l Shoutcast AFRTS l  VH1 l XM Radio l  BET l  audiophile l  Virgin Radio l  Soma (Alternative) Acaza l AudioRealm l VH1 l  Yahoo! Launch Music l  Radio Disney l  Live-Radio Net ITunes l Amazon l Salsa Radio l MTV l CMT l Ticketmaster l Billboard l...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Just Hangin' Cafe ~ 13 February 2015

    02/12/2015 5:58:15 PM PST · by beachn4fun · 83 replies
    February 12, 2015 | Canteen Crew
    FR CANTEEN MISSION STATEMENT Showing support and boosting the morale of our military and our allied military and the family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. FReeper Canteen Just Hangin' Cafe Come on in, we're open Need a place just to hang out? This is it. We serve coffee, tea, conversation and music. Our AWESOME military, our AWESOME allies, and their families are welcomed and honored here. No worries in the FReeper Canteen Just Hangin' Cafe. Grab a cup and start a conversation.We've been know to spin a yarn or two.You never know who you might...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ 12 February 2015

    02/11/2015 5:59:48 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 90 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    ~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~ ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ SEARCH SQUAD U.S. Marines board a rigid-hull inflatable boat from the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer in the Arabian Sea, Feb. 1, 2014. The Boxer is the flagship for the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group, and, with the embarked 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Conor Minto Canteen Mission Statement Showing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand...
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN - The Are You a Citizen Of The World Quiz - Wednesday, February 11, 2015

    02/10/2015 5:59:54 PM PST · by LUV W · 111 replies
    The Best Troops and Veterans In The World and their families, too!! | Tuesday, February 10, 2015 | LUV W and the Canteen Support Crew
    ~ Freeper Canteen ~ --Canteen Mission Statement-- Showing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. Today We Want You To Take The..... Are You A Citizen Of The World Quiz Click HERE and take the quiz! To share your results, click on the green "HTML" button, then copy and paste the code into a "Reply" box. Have fun! Please remember that The Canteen is here to support and entertain our troops and veterans and their families, and is family friendly.
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Road Trip: USMC Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms, CA ~ 10 FEB 2015

    02/09/2015 6:13:11 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 69 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | laurenmarlowe
        ~The FReeper Canteen Presents~ Road Trip: Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, CaliforniaThe Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center (MCAGCC), also known as 29 Palms, Twentynine Stumps, or simply the Stumps, is the United States Marine Corps' largest base. It is a census-designated place officially known as Twentynine Palms Base, California located adjacent to the city of Twentynine Palms in southern San Bernardino County, California.29 Palms' mission is to conduct relevant live-fire combined arms training, urban operations, and Joint/Coalition level integration training that promotes operational forces readiness as well as to provide the facilities, services,...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Hall of Heroes: Bennie Adkins ~ February 9, 2015

    02/08/2015 5:00:40 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 75 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | StarCMC
      Our Troops Rock!  Thank you for all you do! For the freedom you enjoyed yesterday... Thank the Veterans who served in The United States Armed Forces.   Looking forward to tomorrow's freedom? Support The United States Armed Forces Today!     ~ Hall of Heroes ~   Bennie Adkins Info from here and here.             Grueling 38-hour struggle in jungle leads to Medal of Honor  September 12, 2014 By David Vergun WASHINGTON (Army News Service, Sept. 12, 2014) -- The hot steam rising from the jungle in the A Shau Valley melted with the clouds,...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ GOLDEN MOMENTS ~ 08 February 2015

    02/07/2015 4:59:43 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 74 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
          GOLDEN MOMENTS Once upon a time, there was a little boy from "the wrong side of the tracks" who grew up admiring a beautiful house high on the hill overlooking his town. Fortunately, he never lacked for any of the necessities of life, but he hated being "poor." He noticed that people treated him differently, and it pained him to see his parents work so hard just to make ends meet. It just didn't seem right that some should be so favored and others should have so little. But his parents has instilled some rather clear...
  • FReeper Canteen - Tunes For Our Troops - 7 Feb 2015

    02/06/2015 5:58:36 PM PST · by AZamericonnie · 254 replies
    Our Troops Rock!!!! | Canteen DJ's
        ***** Tunes For Our Troops ***** ~ Support The Artists ~   Support the artists you hear throughout the Canteen! Click on the links below! Keep the music going! ArtistDirect l  Internet Radio l  AOL Music l  Sonique (Lycos) l  Real Radio Live365 l  971TheRiver  l  GotRadio  l  Wherehouse  l  Target  l Shoutcast AFRTS l  VH1 l XM Radio l  BET l  audiophile l  Virgin Radio l  Soma (Alternative) Acaza l AudioRealm l VH1 l  Yahoo! Launch Music l  Radio Disney l  Live-Radio Net ITunes l Amazon l Salsa Radio l MTV l CMT l Ticketmaster l...
  • Favorite Heart,Eyes or Hands Songs.Tell us your Favorites.Freeper Canteen~2~6~15

    02/05/2015 5:02:37 PM PST · by fatima · 317 replies
    ~Favorite Heart,Eyes or Hands Song's~ Peter Gabriel - Solsbury Hill *Video* Eric Clapton - My Father's Eyes *Video*
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ 05 February 2015

    02/04/2015 5:59:41 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 74 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    ~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~ ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ ON TARGET U.S. Army Parachute Team members prepare to land on target as part of the Golden Knights annual certification cycle on Homestead Air Reserve Base, FL, Jan. 27, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Jerry Morrison Canteen Mission Statement Showing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. ROCKET POWER A U.S. Marine fires a shoulder mounted rocket during rocket range training outside of Camp Leatherneck in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Jan. 31, 2014. U.S. Marine...
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN - The What Winter Sport Are You Quiz - Wednesday, February 4, 2015

    02/03/2015 5:59:58 PM PST · by LUV W · 120 replies
    The Best Troops and Veterans In The World and their families, too!! | Tuesday, February 3, 2015 | LUV W and the Canteen Support Crew
    ~ Freeper Canteen ~ --Canteen Mission Statement-- Showing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. Today We Want You To Take The.....What Winter Sport Are You Quiz Click HERE and take the quiz! To share your results, click on the green "HTML" button, then copy and paste the code into a "Reply" box. Have fun! Please remember that The Canteen is here to support and entertain our troops and veterans and their families, and is family friendly.
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Road Trip: Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California ~ 03 FEB 2015

    02/02/2015 6:01:26 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 61 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | laurenmarlowe
          ~The FReeper Canteen Presents~ Road Trip: Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California Marine Corps Air Station Miramar formerly Naval Air Station (NAS) Miramar is a United States Marine Corps installation that is home to the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, which is the aviation element of the 1st Marine Expeditionary Force. It is located about 10 miles north of downtown San Diego, California.The base contains 23,116 acres. It is bisected by Kearny Villa Road and Interstate 15. The area east of Kearny Villa Road, called "East Miramar", is undeveloped and is used for military training.On October 1...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Hall of Heroes: The Four Chaplains ~ February 2, 2015

    02/01/2015 5:00:44 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 70 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | StarCMC
      Our Troops Rock!  Thank you for all you do! For the freedom you enjoyed yesterday... Thank the Veterans who served in The United States Armed Forces.   Looking forward to tomorrow's freedom? Support The United States Armed Forces Today!     ~ Hall of Heroes ~   The Four Chaplains Info from here.               The Four Chaplains, also sometimes referred to as the "Immortal Chaplains" or the "Dorchester Chaplains" were four United States Army chaplains who gave their lives to save other civilian and military personnel as the troop ship USAT Dorchester sank on...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ REFLECTIONS ON GROWING OLD(ER) ~ 01 February 2016

    01/31/2015 4:59:34 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 88 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
          REFLECTIONS ON GROWING OLD(ER) Someone once said that we are now living in the age of age. In fact, there are more old people alive today than at any time in history. There are, today, more people over 65 in the United States than the entire population of Canada. Faced with these figures, and faced with the fact that you will someday be, if you are not already, in the category of the aged, the old, or the elderly, how do you, or will you, look upon the final chapter of your book of life? Some...
  • FReeper Canteen - Tunes For The Troops - 31 Jan 2015

    01/30/2015 5:59:09 PM PST · by AZamericonnie · 254 replies
    Our Troops Rock!!!!!!!!!!!!! | Canteen DJ's
       ***** Tunes For The Troops ***** ~ Support The Artists ~   Support the artists you hear throughout the Canteen! Click on the links below! Keep the music going! ArtistDirect l  Internet Radio l  AOL Music l  Sonique (Lycos) l  Real Radio Live365 l  971TheRiver  l  GotRadio  l  Wherehouse  l  Target  l Shoutcast AFRTS l  VH1 l XM Radio l  BET l  audiophile l  Virgin Radio l  Soma (Alternative) Acaza l AudioRealm l VH1 l  Yahoo! Launch Music l  Radio Disney l  Live-Radio Net ITunes l Amazon l Salsa Radio l MTV l CMT l Ticketmaster l Billboard...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Just Hangin' Cafe ~ 30 January 2015

    01/29/2015 5:58:42 PM PST · by beachn4fun · 105 replies
    January 29, 2015 | Canteen Crew
    FR CANTEEN MISSION STATEMENT Showing support and boosting the morale of our military and our allied military and the family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. FReeper Canteen Just Hangin' Cafe Come on in, we're open Need a place just to hang out? This is it. We serve coffee, tea, milk shakes, brews, conversation, and music. Our AWESOME military, our AWESOME allies, and their families are welcomed and honored here. No worries in the FReeper Canteen Just Hangin' Cafe. Grab a cup and start a conversation. You never know who you might meet in the Cafe....
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ 29 January 2015

    01/28/2015 5:59:53 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 94 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    ~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~ ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ STEALING THE SHOW Retired Marine Josue Barron attempts to steal the ball from a player in San Diego, Jan. 25, 2014. Barron is a member of the Naval Medical Center San Diego Wolfpack wheelchair basketball team. The Wolfpack, which includes military and civilian members, is one of 10 teams in the West Coast Conference of the National Wheelchair Basketball Association. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Zachary Bell Canteen Mission Statement Showing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand family members of...
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN - The How Well Do You Know Your States Quiz - Wednesday, January 28, 2015

    01/27/2015 5:59:59 PM PST · by LUV W · 131 replies
    The Best Troops and Veterans In The World and their families, too !! | Tuesday, January 27, 2015 | LUV W And the Canteen Support Crew
    ~ Freeper Canteen ~ --Canteen Mission Statement-- Showing support and boosting the morale of our military and our allies' militaryand family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. Today We Want You To Take The.....How Well Do You Know Your States Quiz Click HERE and take the quiz! To share your results, click on the green "HTML" button, then copy and paste the code into a "Reply" box. Have fun! Please remember that The Canteen is here to support and entertain our troops and veterans and their families, and is family friendly.
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Road Trip: Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas ~ 27 JAN 2015

    01/26/2015 5:53:03 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 70 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | laurenmarlowe
        ~The FReeper Canteen Presents~ Road Trip: Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas Little Rock Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base located approximately 17 miles northeast of Little Rock, Arkansas. The host unit at Little Rock AFB is the 19th Airlift Wing (19 AW), assigned to the Air Mobility Command 21st Expeditionary Mobility Task Force. The wing provides the Department of Defense the largest C-130 Hercules transport fleet in the world, supplying humanitarian airlift relief to victims of disasters, to airdropping supplies and troops into the heart of contingency operations in hostile areas. Little...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Hall of Heroes: Donald Sloat ~ January 26, 2015

    01/25/2015 5:00:19 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 71 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | StarCMC
      Our Troops Rock!  Thank you for all you do! For the freedom you enjoyed yesterday... Thank the Veterans who served in The United States Armed Forces.   Looking forward to tomorrow's freedom? Support The United States Armed Forces Today!     ~ Hall of Heroes ~   Donald Sloat Info from here.             Donald P. Sloat (February 1949 – January 17, 1970) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the Medal of Honor, United States military's highest decoration. His award was made posthumously in 2014 for his actions in the Vietnam War....
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ THE GREATEST ~ 25 January 2015

    01/24/2015 5:03:33 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 92 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
          THE GREATEST Greatest handicap..........Fear Greatest mistake..........Giving up Greatest stumbling block..........Ego Easiest to do..........Find Fault Top comfort..........Work well done Greatest need..........Common sense Best gift..........Forgiveness Greatest resource..........FAITH    
  • Freeper Canteen - Tunes For Our Troops - 24 Jan 2014

    01/23/2015 5:59:15 PM PST · by AZamericonnie · 203 replies
    Our Troops Rock!!! | The Canteen DJ's
       ***** Tunes For The Troops ***** ~ Support The Artists ~   Support the artists you hear throughout the Canteen! Click on the links below! Keep the music going! ArtistDirect l  Internet Radio l  AOL Music l  Sonique (Lycos) l  Real Radio Live365 l  971TheRiver  l  GotRadio  l  Wherehouse  l  Target  l Shoutcast AFRTS l  VH1 l XM Radio l  BET l  audiophile l  Virgin Radio l  Soma (Alternative) Acaza l AudioRealm l VH1 l  Yahoo! Launch Music l  Radio Disney l  Live-Radio Net ITunes l Amazon l Salsa Radio l MTV l CMT l Ticketmaster l Billboard...
  • Favorite Seas Songs,.Ocean's,Lakes,etc. Tell us your Favorites.Freeper Canteen 1~23~15

    01/22/2015 6:05:35 PM PST · by fatima · 335 replies
    ~Favorite Seas Songs. ~ The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald *Video* Roger Whittaker: The Last Farewell *Video*
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ 22 January 2015

    01/21/2015 5:59:43 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 79 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    ~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~ ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ BREAKING ICE An aerial view shows the Coast Guard Cutter Sturgeon Bay breaking ice on the Hudson River, NY, Jan. 16, 2014. The Coast Guard conducts flights over the Hudson River to provide daily updates of ice conditions on waterways, including areas known as choke points where ice gathers, making river travel difficult for ships delivering petroleum products such as home heating oil. U.S. Coast Guard photo Canteen Mission Statement Showing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand family members of the above.Honoring those...
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN - What Season Is Your Soul Connected To - Wednesday, January 21, 2015

    01/20/2015 6:00:04 PM PST · by LUV W · 103 replies
    The Best Troops and Veterans In The World and their families, too!! | LUV W and the Canteen Support Crew
    ~ Freeper Canteen ~ --Canteen Mission Statement-- Showing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. Today We Want You To Take The.....What Season Is Your Soul Connected To Quiz Click HERE and take the quiz! To share your results, click on the green "HTML" button, then copy and paste the code into a "Reply" box. Have fun! Please remember that The Canteen is here to support and entertain our troops and veterans and their families, and is family friendly.
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Road Trip: Pine Bluff Arsenal, Arkansas ~ 20 JAN 2015

    01/19/2015 5:59:50 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 72 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | laurenmarlowe
        ~The FReeper Canteen Presents~ Road Trip: Pine Bluff Arsenal, ArkansasThe Pine Bluff Arsenal (PBA) is a United States Army installation located in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. PBA is one of the six Army installations in the United States which stores chemical weapons. PBA supplies specialized production, storage, maintenance and distribution of readiness products, and delivers technical services to the Armed Forces and Homeland Security. PBA also designs, manufactures and refurbishes smoke, riot control, and incendiary munitions, as well as chemical/biological defense operations items. It serves as a technology center for illuminating and infrared munitions and is also the...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Hall of Heroes: Alonzo Cushing ~ January 19, 2015

    01/18/2015 5:02:10 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 68 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | StarCMC
      Our Troops Rock!  Thank you for all you do! For the freedom you enjoyed yesterday... Thank the Veterans who served in The United States Armed Forces.   Looking forward to tomorrow's freedom? Support The United States Armed Forces Today!     ~ Hall of Heroes ~   Alonzo Cushing Info from here.               Alonzo Hersford Cushing (January 19, 1841 – July 3, 1863) was an artillery officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He died at the Battle of Gettysburg while defending the Union position on Cemetery Ridge against Pickett's Charge....
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ TITLES AND POWER ~ 18 January 2015

    01/17/2015 5:00:27 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 59 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
          TITLES AND POWER Now I see why powerful people often wear sunglasses--the spotlight blinds them to reality. They suffer from a delusion that power means something. They suffer from the misconception that titles make a difference. They are under the impression that earthly authority will make a heavenly difference. Can I prove my point? Take this quiz: * Name the last ten Heisman trophy winners. * Name the last ten winners of the Miss America contest. * Name eight people who have won the Nobel or Pulitzer Prize. * How about the last ten Academy Award...