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  • FReeper Canteen ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ 03 September 2015

    09/02/2015 6:00:28 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 51 replies
    Serving The Bestest Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    ~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~ ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ GROUP HUG A Marine greets his family and friends at a homecoming event aboard Camp Pendleton, CA, Oct. 20, 2014. The Marine is assigned to 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment. 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. AIRDROP CHECK A U.S. Air Force C-130 Hercules airman checks to make sure the containers of bundles cleared the aircraft during a resupply airdrop mission over the region of Bayji, Iraq, Oct. 10,...
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN - The What Should You Cross The World To See Quiz - Wednesday, September 2, 2015

    09/01/2015 5:59:58 PM PDT · by LUV W · 111 replies
    The best military and veterans in the whole wide world...and their families, too! | LUV W and the Canteen Support Crew
    ~ Freeper Canteen ~ --Canteen Mission Statement-- Showing support and boosting the morale of our military and our allies' military and family members of the above. Honoring those who have served before. Today We Want You To Take The..... What Should You Cross The World To See Quiz Click HERE and take the quiz!To share your results, click on the "HTML" button, then copy and paste the code into a "Reply" box. Have fun! Please remember that The Canteen here to support and entertain our troops and veterans and their families, and is family friendly.
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Road Trip: Naval Submarine Base New London, Connecticut ~ 01 SEPT 2015

    08/31/2015 5:43:52 PM PDT · by laurenmarlowe · 57 replies
    Serving The Best Troops And Veterans In The World!! | The Canteen Crew
        ~The FReeper Canteen Presents~ Road Trip: Naval Submarine Base New London, ConnecticutNaval Submarine Base New London is the United States Navy's primary East Coast submarine base, also known as the "Home of the Submarine Force". It is located in Groton, Connecticut. It is home port to 15 attack submarines and a major submarine construction yard.Naval Submarine Base New London stretches along the east side of the Thames River, straddling the communities of Groton and Ledyard. While Groton is often referred to as the “Submarine Capital of the World,” the Base proudly bears the title - “Home of...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Hall of Heroes: Col Walker Melville "Bud" Mahurin ~ 31 August 2015

    08/30/2015 5:00:27 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 97 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | StarCMC and The Canteen Crew
    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 ~Col. Bud Mahurin (Info found here.)             Thank you to alfa6 for his suggestion of this hero!  What an incredible story this man had!  He is home now, guarding the streets of heaven.  God rest his soul. Colonel Walker Melville "Bud" Mahurin (December 5, 1918 – May 11, 2010) was...
  • New Monthly Donor Challenge Is On [FReepathon]

    08/29/2015 5:10:40 PM PDT · by RedMDer · 19 replies
    Generous FReepers have Sponsored $10 each for each New Monthly Donor because they realize that Donating Monthly is the Ideal way to Reliably support FR! We also have another New Monthly Donor Challenge from Fiddlstix. Thank you Fiddlstix!! Jim Let's do it again. I'll kick in $10.00 for every new monthly that signs up from now till midnight Sunday. Anybody wanna match me? Let's "git 'er done". Okay? Challenge post here. Also We currently have some very generous FReeper sponsors kicking in an additional $10 for each new monthly donor.Help end FReepathons. Sign up to be a monthly donor...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ When Do We Start To Live And Be Happy? ~ 30 August 2015

    08/29/2015 4:58:49 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 65 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
            WHEN DO WE START TO LIVE AND BE HAPPY? We convince ourselves that life will be better after we get married. Then we are frustrated that the kids aren't old enough and we'll be more content when they are. After that we're frustrated we have teenagers with whom to deal. We will certainly be happy when they are out of that stage! We tell ourselves our life will be complete when our spouse gets his or her act together, when we get a nicer car, are able to go on a vacation, when we retire....
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Tunes For Our Troops ~ AUG 29 2015

    08/28/2015 6:09:22 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 342 replies
    Canteen DJ's | Our Troops Rock!!! | AZamericonnie
        ***** 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...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Just Hangin' Cafe ~ 28 August 2015

    08/27/2015 5:58:45 PM PDT · by beachn4fun · 103 replies
    August 27, 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. You never know who you might meet in the Cafe. Glad you could...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Remembering Our Troops ~ 27 August 2015

    08/26/2015 5:59:58 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 66 replies
    Serving The Bestest Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    ~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~ ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ KEEPING A LEAD Marine Corps Sgt. Anthony McDaniel keeps a lead on his opponent in the men’s mixed 1500m run in the track and field competition during the Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, CO, Oct. 2, 2014. The sporting event includes more than 200 wounded, ill and injured service members. 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. WELL DECK RETURN A landing craft departs the amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge...
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN - The What's Yout Productivity Style Quiz - Wednesday, August 26, 2015

    08/25/2015 5:59:59 PM PDT · by LUV W · 86 replies
    The Greatest Military in the Whole Wide World and Their Families, Too! | LUV W and the Canteen Support Crew
    ~ Freeper Canteen ~ --Canteen Mission Statement-- Showing support and boosting the morale of our military and our allies' military and family members of the above. Honoring those who have served before. Today We Want You To Take The..... What's Your Productivity Style Quiz Click HERE and take the quiz!To share your results, click on the "HTML" button, then copy and paste the code into a "Reply" box. Have fun! Please remember that The Canteen here to support and entertain our troops and veterans and their families, and is family friendly.
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Road Trip: United States Coast Guard Academy, Connecticut ~ 25 AUG, 2015

    08/24/2015 5:58:04 PM PDT · by laurenmarlowe · 38 replies
    Serving The Best Troops And Veterans In The World!! | The Canteen Crew
        ~The FReeper Canteen Presents~ Road Trip: United States Coast Guard Academy, ConnecticutFounded in 1876, the United States Coast Guard Academy (USCGA) is the military academy of the United States Coast Guard. Located in New London, Connecticut, it is the smallest of the five federal service academies. The academy provides education to future Coast Guard officers in one of eight major fields of study.Unlike the other service academies, admission to the academy does not require a congressional nomination. Students are officers-in-training and are referred to as cadets. Tuition for cadets is fully funded by the Coast Guard in...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Hall of Heroes: John Gillespie Magee, Jr ~ 24 August 2015

    08/23/2015 5:00:24 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 70 replies
    StarCMC and The Canteen Crew
    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 ~John Gillespie Magee, Jr. (Info found here.)             If you're like me, you don't recognize the name of John Gillespie Magee, Jr.   But when I got the suggestion from Ms.Behavin for this thread (thank you Ms.B!) I knew I should go check it out and see.  John Magee is the...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ LIFEBOAT ~ 23 August 2015

    08/22/2015 4:59:40 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 66 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
            LIFEBOAT One of the great World War II films was LIFEBOAT, about the ordeal faced by survivors of a passenger ship that was sunk by a Nazi U-Boat in the middle of the Atlantic. The film details their struggle for survival in a small lifeboat, fighting the elements, thirst and then fighting against each other. Each person has their own ideas about how to navigate the little boat: they argue about who should be in charge; and they find little things to fight over even when they run out of things to fight over. Eventually...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Tunes For Our Troops!! ~ Aug 22 2015

    08/21/2015 6:11:00 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 240 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 "Color"Songs.Tell us your Favorites.Freeper Canteen 8~21~15

    08/20/2015 5:04:38 PM PDT · by fatima · 302 replies
    ~Favorite Color Song's~ Counting Crows - Big yellow taxi > They paved paradise and put up a parking lot With a pink hotel, a boutique, and a swingin' hot spot Don't it always seem to go That you don't know what you got 'til it's gone They paved paradise and put up a parking lot [Vanessa Carlton] Ooooh, bop bop bop Ooooh, bop bop bop [Adam] They took all the trees, and put em in a tree museum And they charged the people a dollar and a half to see them No, no, no Don't it always seem to...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ 20 August 2015

    08/19/2015 5:57:32 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 41 replies
    Serving The Bestest Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    ~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~ ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ REBOUND REACH Marine Corps athletes participate in wheelchair basketball practice in preparation for the 2014 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, CO, Sept. 20, 2014. 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. TRAINING TWOSOME Airmen rappel from the Anthony "Tony" Canale Training Center while two other service members secure the rope on the ground in Egg Harbor Township, NJ, Sept. 20, 2014. The airmen are tactical air control party members assigned...
  • NEW MONTHLY DONOR CHALLENGE! FR gets $30 for EVERY NEW MONTHLY DONOR! (3rd Qtr FReepathon)

    08/19/2015 3:46:15 PM PDT · by onyx · 8 replies
    FREE REPUBLIC | Wednesday, August 19, 2015 | RedMDer & onyx
    New Monthly Donor Challenge: Fiddlstix pledges to donate an additional $10.00 for every new monthly signed up from now until midnight Sunday and challengers other FReepers to do the same. Thank you very much, Fiddlstix!! ~ Jim. Challenge post here. RedMDer joined Fiddlstix in his challenge! Both very generous, awesome FReeper-Patriots, Fiddlstix & RedMDer extended their pledges through this week! POST 12. Fiddlstix & RedMDer are trying their level best to incentivize YOU ALL to PLEASE Sign-Up to DONATE MONTHLY! Donating Monthly is an ideal way to reliably Support Free Republic. Were half of y'all who regularly post here...
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN ~ The Who Are You On Friday Night Lights Quiz ~ Wednesday, August 19, 2015

    08/18/2015 6:00:01 PM PDT · by LUV W · 75 replies
    The Best Troops and Veterans in the Whole Wide World...and Their Families, Too! | LUV W and The Canteen Support Crew
    ~ Freeper Canteen ~ --Canteen Mission Statement-- Showing support and boosting the morale of our military and our allies' military and family members of the above. Honoring those who have served before. Today We Want You To Take The..... Who Are You On Friday Night Lights Quiz My town...my team.... Click HERE and take the quiz!To share your results, click on the "HTML" button, then copy and paste the code into a "Reply" box. Have fun! Please remember that The Canteen supports and entertains our troops and veterans and their families, and is family friendly.
  • Freeper Canteen ~ Road Trip: Fort Carson, Colorado ~ 18 Aug 2015

    08/17/2015 5:58:10 PM PDT · by laurenmarlowe · 48 replies
    Serving The Best Troops And Veterans In The World!! | The Canteen Crew
        ~The FReeper Canteen Presents~ Road Trip: Fort Carson, ColoradoFort Carson is a United States Army installation located near Colorado Springs, primarily in El Paso County, Colorado. Fort Carson is the home of the 4th Infantry Division, the 10th Special Forces Group, the 440th Civil Affairs Battalion (USAR), the 71st Ordnance Group (EOD), the 4th Engineer Battalion, the 1st Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment, the 759th Military Police Battalion, the 10th Combat Support Hospital, the 43rd Sustainment Brigade, the Army Field Support Battalion-Fort Carson, the 423rd Transportation Company (USAR) and the 13th Air Support Operations Squadron of the United...
  • Diver Dave was called home Sunday morning.

    08/16/2015 10:00:00 PM PDT · by JustAmy · 237 replies
    8-16-2015 | JustAmy. MamaBear
    Graphic by MamaBear After fighting ALS for several months, on Sunday morning Diver Dave was called home to Jesus' loving arms. According to his family, he is having a great reunion with his parents, his oldest sister, his parents-in-law and many others including many FReepers. As we recall what a Patriot Diver Dave was, it seems appropriate that he joined FreeRepublic July 4, 1998. Dave loved this country and our troops. Many times, he drove 2 hours each way to join the Fresno Freepers in support of our troops. Dave had a very strong faith that was an inspiration...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Hall of Heroes: Famous Quotes of General George S Patton ~ 17 August 2015

    08/16/2015 4:58:46 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 99 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | StarCMC and The Canteen Crew
    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 ~Famous quotes of Gen. George S. Patton              "A good plan, violently executed now, is better than a perfect plan next week." “A good solution applied with vigor now is better than a perfect solution applied ten minutes later.” "America loves a winner, and will not tolerate a loser, this...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ WINNERS vs LOSERS ~ 16 August 2015

    08/15/2015 5:05:29 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 72 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
          WINNERS vs LOSERS When a winner makes a mistake, he says, "I was wrong". When a loser makes a mistake, he says, "It wasn’t my fault". A winner always gives 110% no matter how big or small the task. A loser is always "too busy" to do what is necessary and finds excuses. A winner goes through a problem. A loser goes around it, and never gets past it. A winner makes commitments. A loser makes promises. A winner says, "I'm good, but not as good as I ought to be". A loser says, "I'm not...
  • FReeper Canteen - Tunes For Our Troops - Aug 15 2015

    08/14/2015 5:58:01 PM PDT · by AZamericonnie · 267 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...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Just Hangin' Cafe ~ 14 August 2015

    08/13/2015 5:57:51 PM PDT · by beachn4fun · 111 replies
    August 13, 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. It's casual FRiday here at the Canteen. Pull up a seat and relax. 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 or a glass, and...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ National Navajo Code Talkers Day, August 14th ~ 13 August 2015

    08/12/2015 6:00:07 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 79 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    The FReeper Canteen Presents….. ~ August 14th … National Navajo Code Talkers Day! ~ On July 26, 2001, the original 29 Code Talkers were presented with the Congressional Gold Medal by President George W. Bush. This long awaited recognition occurred 56 years after World War II despite the fact that the Code saved thousands of lives. The Code had been de-classified in 1968. 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. The Navajo Code Talkers received no recognition until the declassification of...
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN - What Flavor Potato Chips Are You Quiz - Wednesday, August 12, 2015

    08/11/2015 6:00:01 PM PDT · by LUV W · 167 replies
    The Best Military and Veterans in the Entire World...and Their Families, Too!! | LUV W and the Canteen Support Crew
    ~ Freeper Canteen ~ --Canteen Mission Statement-- Showing support and boosting the morale of our military and our allies' military and family members of the above. Honoring those who have served before. Today We Want You To Take The..... What Flavor Potato Chips Are You Quiz Click HERE and take the quiz!To share your results, click on the "HTML" button, then copy and paste the code into a "Reply" box. Have fun! Please remember that The Canteen here to support and entertain our troops and veterans and their families, and is family friendly.
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Road Trip: The United States Army Pueblo Chemical Depot, Colorado ~ 11 AUG 2015

    08/10/2015 5:58:10 PM PDT · by laurenmarlowe · 76 replies
    Serving The Best Troops And Veterans In The World!! | The Canteen Crew
        ~The FReeper Canteen Presents~ Road Trip: The United States Army Pueblo Chemical Depot, ColoradoThe U.S. Army Pueblo Chemical Depot (PCD) located near Pueblo, Colo., is one of nine Army installations in the United States and currently store chemical weapons. PCD stores a stockpile of chemical weapons comprising seven percent of the nation's original chemical materiel stockpile.Since 1942, the depot’s missions have shifted and expanded, and today the depot’s mission is to ensure the safe, secure storage of the chemical weapons stockpile. Encompassing approximately 23,000 acres, PCD reports to the U.S. Army Chemical Materials Activity (CMA).The safety of...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Hall of Heroes: Oscar V Peterson ~ 10 August 2015

    08/09/2015 5:01:03 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 52 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 ~ Oscar V. Peterson Info and photos from this website.Additional information here.             Medal of Honor recipient Peterson memorialized in Richfield By David Cooper - Times-News writer | Posted: Sunday, April 4, 2010 2:00 am |   RICHFIELD — The stirring ceremony came 68 years too late. And still, it...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ ROSE ~ 09 August 2015

    08/08/2015 5:00:41 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 63 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
          ROSE The first day of school our professor introduced himself and challenged us to get to know someone we didn't already know. I stood up to look around when a gentle hand touched my shoulder. I turned around to find a wrinkled, little old lady beaming up at me with a smile that lit up her entire being. She said, "Hi handsome. My name is Rose. I'm eighty-seven years old. Can I give you a hug?" I laughed and enthusiastically responded, "Of course you may!", and she gave me a giant squeeze. "Why are you in...
  • FReeper Canteen - Tunes For Our Troops - 8 August 2015

    08/07/2015 5:59:23 PM PDT · by AZamericonnie · 323 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 Street,Road,Highway Songs.Tell us your Favorites.Freeper Canteen 8~7~15

    08/06/2015 5:09:55 PM PDT · by fatima · 297 replies
    ~Favorite Road-Street Song's~ Werewolves Of London I saw a werewolf with a Chinese menu in his hand Walking through the streets of Soho in the rain He was looking for a place called Lee Ho Fook's Gonna get a big dish of beef chow mein Aaoooooo! Werewolves of London! Aaoooooo! (Repeat) If you hear him howling around your kitchen door Better not let him in Little old lady got mutilated late last night Werewolves of London again Asoooooo! Werewolves of London! Aaoooooo! (Repeat) He's the hairy-handed gent who ran amuck in Kent Lately he's been overheard in Mayfair Better...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Share Your Favorite Military Stories ~ 06 August 2015

    08/05/2015 5:59:25 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 148 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The Whole Wide World !! | The Canteen Crew
    The FReeper Canteen Presents.... ~ Share Your Favorite Military Stories ~ Please remember that The Canteen is here to support and entertain our troops and veterans and their families, and is family friendly.
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN - The What Kind Of Adventure Do You Crave Quiz - Wednesday, August 5,2015

    08/04/2015 6:00:04 PM PDT · by LUV W · 94 replies
    The best military 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 of our military and our allies' military and family members of the above. Honoring those who have served before. Today We Want You To Take The..... What Kind Of Adventure Do you Crave Quiz Click HERE and take the quiz!To share your results, click on the "HTML" button, then copy and paste the code into a "Reply" box. Have fun! Please remember that The Canteen here to support and entertain our troops and veterans and their families, and is family friendly.
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Road Trip: Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado ~ 4 AUG 2015

    08/03/2015 5:45:16 PM PDT · by laurenmarlowe · 68 replies
    Serving The Best Troops And Veterans In The World!! | The Canteen Crew
        ~The FReeper Canteen Presents~ Road Trip: Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado Buckley Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base in Aurora, Colorado, that was established by the U.S. Army in 1943. The base was named in honor of World War I Army pilot First Lieutenant John Harold Buckley. Buckley Air Force Base is an Air Force Space Command base that serves more than 92,000 active duty, National Guard, Reserve and retired personnel throughout the Front Range community. The host unit is the 460th Space Wing. Buckley AFB has air operations, space-based missile warning capabilities,...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Hall of Heroes; PFC Ernest E West ~ 03 August 2015

    08/02/2015 5:07:59 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 39 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | StarCMC and The Canteen Crew
    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 ~ Ernest E. West All info and photos from this website             Ernest E. West (born September 2, 1931) was a soldier in the United States Army during the Korean War. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions on October 12, 1952. He was raised in an...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ PRAYERS TO ISRAEL ~ 02 August 2015

    08/01/2015 5:01:51 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 54 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
          PRAYERS FOR ISRAEL Maschil of David, when he was in the cave; a Prayer. With my voice I cry unto HaShem; with my voice I make supplication unto HaShem. I pour out my complaint before Him, I declare before Him my trouble; When my spirit fainteth within me--Thou knowest my path--in the way wherein I walk have they hidden a snare for me. Look on my right hand, and see, for there is no man that knoweth me; I have no way to flee; no man careth for my soul. I have cried unto Thee, O...
  • Freeper Canteen - Tunes For Our Troops - 1 Aug 2015

    07/31/2015 6:00:54 PM PDT · by AZamericonnie · 344 replies
    Our Troops Rock!!!!!!!!!!! | The Awesone 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...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Just Hangin' Cafe ~ 31 July 2015

    07/30/2015 5:57:53 PM PDT · by beachn4fun · 108 replies
    July 30, 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!! ~ 30 July 2015

    07/29/2015 5:59:37 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 66 replies
    Serving The Bestest Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    ~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~ ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ LEAP FROGS Members of the U.S. Navy parachute demonstration team, the Leap Frogs, come in for a landing during the Baltimore Star-Spangled Spectacular at Clifton Park, Baltimore, Sept. 12, 2014. U.S. Navy Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Larry S. Carlson 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. BUNDLE DROP U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. William Martin, left, and Staff Sgt. Christopher Rector observe a deployed bundle air dropped from...
  • [Prayer Request] Having surgery tomorrow, Wed, 7/29 [update: 127]

    07/28/2015 7:33:07 PM PDT · by upchuck · 172 replies
    7/28/2015 | upchuck
    Last wed evening, 7/24, I fell down the stairs at home and broke my right humerus. Visited ER and got an x-ray, cast, etc. At 9:45 in the morning, 7/29, I'm having a surgical procedure to put a rod in my humerus from the shoulder to elbow. Asking for prayer. I know that God won't give us more than we can bear. Thank you.
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN - The What's Your Midnight Snack Personality Quiz - Wednesday, July 29, 2015

    07/28/2015 6:00:53 PM PDT · by LUV W · 164 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 of our military and our allies' military and family members of the above. Honoring those who have served before. Today We Want You To Take The..... What's Your Midnight Snack Personality Quiz Click HERE and take the quiz!To share your results, click on the "HTML" button, then copy and paste the code into a "Reply" box. Have fun! Please remember that The Canteen here to support and entertain our troops and veterans and their families, and is family friendly.
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Road Trip: Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station, Colorado ~ 28 JULY 2015

    07/27/2015 6:13:29 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 61 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | laurenmarlowe
        ~The FReeper Canteen Presents~ Road Trip: Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station, Colorado The Cheyenne Mountain Complex is a military installation and nuclear bunker located in Colorado Springs, Colorado at the Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station, which hosts the activities of several tenant units. Also located in Colorado Springs is the Peterson Air Force Base, where the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and United States Northern Command (USNORTHCOM) headquarters are located. The center for the United States Space Command and NORAD monitored the air space of Canada and the United States through a world-wide system for missiles,...
  • New Monthly Donors: Your Marine Bulldog is waiting to be claimed.

    07/26/2015 6:10:14 PM PDT · by JustAmy · 20 replies
    7-26-2015 | JustAmy
    These Bulldogs are on a mission looking for new monthly donors. Freeper, Longfellow, has generously donated 50 of these Marine Bulldogs to be used in this quarter's fundraiser. He (the Bulldog, not Longfellow)is about 6 1/2 inches tall with suction cups on all four feet. A Marine Bulldog is available to the first 50 new monthly donors of $10 or more or a $10 increase to an existing monthly.To claim your gift, please Freepmail me your address and pledge number. Semper Fi
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Hall of Heroes: Carlos J Lozada ~ 27 July 2015

    07/26/2015 5:00:18 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 51 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | StarCMC and The Canteen Crew
    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 ~ Carlos Lozada All info and photos from this website.             Carlos James Lozada (September 6, 1946 – November 20, 1967), was a Private First Class in the United States Army and was killed in action in Vietnam. He was one of five Puerto Ricans who were posthumously awarded the...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ PRAYER FOR THE NATION ~ 26 July 2015

    07/25/2015 5:00:50 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 80 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
          PRAYER FOR THE NATION Our Father and Our God, We praise You for Your goodness to our nation, giving us blessings far beyond what we deserve. Yet we know all is not right with America. We deeply need a moral and spiritual renewal to help us meet the many problems we face. Convict us of sin. Help us to turn to You in repentance and faith. Set our feet on the path of Your righteousness and peace. We pray today for our nation's leaders. Give them the wisdom to know what is right, and the courage...
  • FReeper Canteen - Tunes For Our Troops - 25 July 2015

    07/24/2015 5:45:45 PM PDT · by AZamericonnie · 329 replies
    Our Troops Rock Out Loud! | The FAB 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...
  • This is Free Republic. We're on a mission from God.

    07/23/2015 5:36:24 PM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 76 replies
    Jim Robinson
    This is Free Republic. Our mission here is to fight against the America-hating, God-hating, capitalism-hating, abortionist/homosexualist leftist revolutionaries and marxist/fascist totalitarians who are hellbent on destroying our constitution, our religious freedom, our economic freedom, our Judeo-Christian way of life and the America we love. Pro-life, pro-family, conservative Catholics, Protestants and Jews are not the enemy. All pro-life, pro-family pro-America believers in our one true Judeo-Christian God are our guests, friends and allies in this effort, so please quit attacking your allies! Your attacks are not going to convert anyone. Please save your ammunition for the enemy. We’re on a mission...
  • Favorite Listen,Hear Songs,tell us your Favorites.Freeper Canteen 7~24~15

    07/23/2015 4:59:41 PM PDT · by fatima · 220 replies
    ~Favorite Listen-Hear Song's~ The Cascades Rhythm of the Falling Rain *Video* Mike & The Mechanics - Silent running *Video*
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ 23 July 2015

    07/22/2015 6:05:33 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 56 replies
    Serving The Bestest Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    ~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~ ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ LAST LOOK Army K-9 officer Daga, a Belgian Malinois, looks into the crowd during the inactivation ceremony for the 793rd Military Police Battalion, 2nd Engineer Brigade, U.S. Army Alaska, at the Buckner Physical Fitness Center on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, AK, Aug. 28, 2014. The 793rd Military Police Battalion was activated on Dec. 26, 1942, on Camp Maxey, Texas. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher Canteen Mission Statement Showing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand family members of the above.Honoring those who have...
  • THE FREEPER CANTEEN - The What's Your Brain Good At Quiz - Wednesday, July 22, 2015

    07/21/2015 6:00:11 PM PDT · by LUV W · 118 replies
    The best military and vets 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 of our military and our allies' military and family members of the above. Honoring those who have served before. Today We Want You To Take The..... What's Your Brain Good At Quiz Click HERE and take the quiz!To share your results, click on the "HTML" button, then copy and paste the code into a "Reply" box. Have fun! Please remember that The Canteen here to support and entertain our troops and veterans and their families, and is family friendly.