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  • Sh*t-Fan Day (F. The Left)

    02/02/2018 2:43:29 AM PST · by a little elbow grease · 35 replies
    www.freerepublic.com ^ | 2/2/18 | self
    It's Groundhog Day.Donald Trump understands Groundhog Day. It is a day of exposure, and good intentions.Punxsatawney Phil loves Donald Trump. What other groundhog would have the "chutzpah" to suggest today that ............ not only will there be six more weeks of winter,........... but actually PROCLAIM ...... SEVEN MORE YEARS OF TRUMP............. and the memo BEING RELEASED?One hell of a groundhog.
  • People’s Republic of China Grants Trump An Honor No Foreign Leader Has Had Since Its Founding

    11/10/2017 1:00:07 PM PST · by ForYourChildren · 41 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 11/08/2017 | Ryan Pickrell
    President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump are reportedly being treated like royalty on their first official visit to China.Trump and his wife were granted a rare dinner at the Forbidden City, an honor that has not been bestowed on a foreign leader since the founding of the People’s Republic of China 68 years ago, reports New York Daily News, as well as several other media outlets.The president and first lady arrived in China, the third leg of Trump’s two-week Asia tour, Wednesday afternoon. After landing in Beijing, Trump and Melania toured the Forbidden City with Chinese President Xi...
  • President Trump Signs Law To Honor 200th Anniversary of Frederick Douglass' Birth

    11/03/2017 3:56:18 PM PDT · by ForYourChildren · 30 replies
    CNS News ^ | 11/03/2017 | Michael W. Chapman
    Although completely ignored by the major news networks, President Donald Trump signed into law on Thursday legislation to establish the Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Commission, which will make plans to honor the 200th anniversary of the birth of Frederick Douglass (1818-1895), a slave who escaped to freedom and became a leading orator, abolitionist, writer, publisher, and statesman. Douglass was a Republican who often criticized the slavery-supporting Democratic Party. "It is not true that the Republican Party has not endeavored to protect the negro in his right to vote," said Douglass in an 1888 speech. "The whole moral power of the party...
  • Kelly is right about Robert E. Lee

    10/31/2017 11:50:55 PM PDT · by Oshkalaboomboom · 14 replies
    NY Post ^ | October 31, 2017 | Ralph Peters
    In these willfully ignorant, fiercely partisan times, let’s recall that we fought our bloodiest war to end human bondage. Almost three-quarters of a million Americans died in a complex struggle that began to right an inexcusable injustice. Now we’re re-fighting our Civil War with neo-Stalinist, fact-purging propaganda that makes cartoon villains of the dead. We rush to tear down statues of men we refuse to understand. We rob one group of citizens of their heritage to please another. And the president’s chief of staff cannot state facts about our history without triggering mob-rule outrage from those who could not even...
  • Delta Airlines prevented woman from singing national anthem on flight with fallen soldier

    10/16/2017 11:20:14 PM PDT · by Innovative · 38 replies
    Fox News ^ | Oct. 16, 2017 | Fox News
    A Georgia woman and her fellow Delta passengers were prevented from singing the National Anthem as crews unloaded the casket of a fallen soldier at Atlanta’s airport last weekend. Pamela Dee Gaudry was on a flight toward Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport when she learned the body of a fallen soldier – 29-year-old Army Staff Sgt. Dusting Wright – was on her plane. Gaudry, the wife of a deceased Army captain, wanted to honor the Special Forces soldier who was among four U.S. troops killed in an attack in Niger on Oct. 4, by singing the National Anthem. She went around the...
  • Bullets Tore Through His Leg in Vegas, But What This Man Does Next Defines Being American

    10/04/2017 4:40:45 PM PDT · by ForYourChildren · 46 replies
    Independent Journal Review ^ | 10/04/2017 | Caleb Hull
    On Sunday, a shooter opened fire from the 32nd floor of a hotel in Las Vegas on a country music festival below, killing at least 59 and injuring hundreds. Of those shot and hospitalized was Thomas Gunderson. Then, on Wednesday, President Donald Trump and Melania flew to Las Vegas to meet with victims and came across Gunderson in the hospital. The next moment that was captured and posted on Facebook is something he will likely always remember. As the president and first lady entered his room, Gunderson stood up, despite being shot in the leg to greet the two with...
  • Vanity - Sing "God Bless America" this coming Sunday!!!

    10/04/2017 5:59:51 AM PDT · by JLAGRAYFOX · 1 replies
    This coming Sunday at every house of religious worship and Sports Event and Sports Cafe/Bars across the entire USA, the American people should join together and sing out "God Bless America" in prayer, honor, respect, love, and remembrance of those innocent Americans, killed, slaughtered, wounded and injured, by an insane, nutcase, whose heart and soul where filled with hate of the American people and the American nation. At Sporting events, after the national anthem, the "Star Spangled Banner" is played, it (God Bless America) should be immediately sung by all, following the anthem. Forget the NFL, it is dead-on-arrival, no...
  • Supporters of veterans hold ceremony to dedicate renamed downtown plaza (Calif)

    09/28/2017 10:08:35 AM PDT · by ProtectOurFreedom · 9 replies
    The Los Altos Town Crier ^ | 9/27/17 | Bruce Barton
    The small plaza was festooned with miniature American flags. Mariam Kubursi, 11, delivered a stirring rendition of the National Anthem. Most of the approximately 75 people in attendance placed right hands across their hearts as American Legion members stood motionless in military salute. It was a fitting start to the Sept. 19 dedication ceremony for the renaming of the plaza at Main and State streets in downtown Los Altos. The Los Altos City Council in July 2016 approved a request from veterans and their supporters to change the name of Community Plaza to Veterans Community Plaza. “Today, Los Altos joins...
  • Pres. Ronald Reagan awards Medal of Honor to MSG Roy Benavidez, then Benavidez speaks (OMG!)

    07/10/2017 12:36:59 AM PDT · by LibWhacker · 33 replies
    YouTube ^ | 10/20/11
    INCREDIBLE hero, great man, great American. Video here --> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_oUtJxE4sjs
  • DUTY, HONOR, COUNTRY

    05/13/2017 8:44:56 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 7 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 05/13/17 | Robert L. Rosebrock
    God Bless America! Yesterday was the 55th anniversary of General Douglas MacArthur’s famed “Duty, Honor, Country” speech that he delivered to the Corps of Cadets at the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York, on May 12, 1962. This is considered one of the great speeches in American history. Even if you have read it before, please take time again to listen to the audio and follow along with the text (link below), as it is timely considering our U.S. Military is currently engaged in serious national defense of our country …. throughout the world.
  • ‘I did it’: Police investigating Reddit post describing Ontario woman’s murder (Ager Hasan)

    05/04/2017 10:54:37 AM PDT · by balk · 26 replies
    Global News ^ | May 3, 2017 | Adam Miller
    Police say an Ontario man wanted on a Canada-wide second-degree murder warrant in the killing of his girlfriend has fled to the U.S. and they are investigating a Reddit post purporting to show the murder suspect confessing to the crime. Waterloo Regional Police responded to a 911 call at 38 Country Hill Drive around 3 a.m. April 28 in Kitchener, Ont., where they found the body of 22-year-old Melinda Vasilije suffering from multiple stab wounds after a “targeted” attack. Investigators focused their attention on Vasilije’s boyfriend, 24-year-old Ager Hasan of Hamilton, as the lead suspect in her death and said...
  • The Warrior Song - Leviathan

    04/20/2017 8:08:40 PM PDT · by Utilizer · 7 replies
    Youtube, Smack ^ | Feb 7, 2013 | Smack
    Published on Feb 7, 2013 To the United States Navy, with our thanks. Visit us at http://www.thewarriorsong.com or on iTunes Joey Kar - Guitars, Bass, Vocals Eric Somers-Urrea - Drums Elijah "Crow" Figures - Vocals James "Gunny" DeVito - Vocals Sean Householder - Vocals, Production The eagle born by freedom won, yet held in precarious station, set upon defense and steeled his will to guard and protect his new nation. So he resolved, defiant of all who would challenge his right to be free, with a "swift-sailing vessel and ten carriage guns" to hunt the world's oceans and seas. Born...
  • A Winning Message – We Have Much To Be Thankful For…

    12/18/2016 3:52:10 PM PST · by HarleyLady27 · 13 replies
    The Conservative Treehouse ^ | Dec 18, 2016 | Sundance
    On October 13th 2016, presidential candidate Donald Trump delivered arguably the greatest defining speech in decades. The return of power to the American people. The content, delivered from West Palm Beach Florida, outlined the most important moment in our nation’s modern political history. Part of that speech was put to a video. The entire transcript of that speech is below.
  • An Open Letter To America's College Cupcakes On Veterans Day

    11/11/2016 3:54:11 PM PST · by Commander X · 18 replies
    US Defense Watch ^ | Ray Starman
    Dear College Cupcakes: America has watched for the last year or so, as our nation’s universities have been consumed by a new strain of left wing totalitarianism that has all the traits of the haunting Marxist dictatorships of the past.
  • A Marine stands guard while a brave young child dies

    09/07/2016 11:06:05 AM PDT · by Puppage · 18 replies
    Linkedin.com ^ | 09/07/2016 | Puppage
    “Every now and then, in the middle of the constant barrage of crap that’s just pissing us all off these days, we come across a story, a feat, an event that just makes us stop in our tracks. This was one for me. “Cody Green was a 12-year kid in Indiana who was diagnosed with leukemia at 22 months old. He loved the Marines, and his parents said he drew strength and courage from the Marine Corps as ... he bravely fought the battle into remission three times. Although he was cancer-free at the time, the chemotherapy had lowered his...
  • Unfathomable heroics of airman left behind by SEAL Team 6

    08/28/2016 6:08:17 PM PDT · by CorporateStepsister · 33 replies
    DailyMail ^ | 28 August 2016 | By Ariel Zilber For Dailymail.com
    The United States could be on the verge of posthumously awarding its highest military honor to a soldier who was killed in action in Afghanistan – and the news is stirring controversy. Sgt. John Chapman, an air force technician who was serving as a radioman for the elite SEAL Team 6 during mission in Afghanistan, died in fierce combat against Al Qaeda gunmen on an Afghan mountaintop on March 4, 2002. The Americans led a coalition of nations in the military effort to destroy Al Qaeda and the Taliban following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.
  • A Black Guy Producing a Blue Lives Matter Rally?(Daytona Beach Ocean Center 9/10/2016)

    08/09/2016 10:54:46 AM PDT · by rktman · 7 replies
    americanthinker.com ^ | 8/9/2016 | Lloyd Marcus
    Folks, I am sick of being told by people on our side to walk-on-eggshells when pushing back against Leftist activist's superaggressive attacks on our traditions, values, and heroes. Consequently, we continue to allow Leftists to demonize good guys and urinate on everything Americans have held dear for decades. Whenever we say no to Leftist's attacks on our culture, the mainstream media runs to attack us with the Left's red-hot branding iron. They burn an “H” in the middle of your forehead, marking you a hater. Case in point: The horrific epidemic of assassinations of police caused by Black Lives Matter...
  • What kind of tree?

    07/16/2016 7:54:14 AM PDT · by William of Barsoom · 113 replies
    Myself | July 16, 2016 | William Of Barsoom
    This may seem frivolous, but I assure you it is real. I'm on a small committee to select a tree for planting to honor a good man's memory who passed away 2 years ago. He was a moral man, a Christian, a father, and a good husband.
  • Vietnam Helicopter Pilot Awarded Medal of Honor Almost 50 Years Later

    07/13/2016 1:54:48 AM PDT · by LibWhacker · 11 replies
    Air & Space Magazine ^ | 7/1/16 | Zach Rosenberg
    Lt. Col. Charles S. Kettles, an Army helicopter pilot during the Vietnam War, will be awarded the Medal of Honor in a ceremony later this month for an act of heroism almost 50 years ago. At the time he was given the Distinguished Service Cross, but a dedicated amateur historian finally talked the Department of Defense into reviewing the matter. Following an act of Congress and a Presidential signature (required for Medal of Honor awards), Kettles will receive his new medal in a July 18 ceremony at the White House.
  • WHERE'S OBAMA'S DIRECTIVE TO LOWER THE FLAGS TO HALF STAFF FOR THE FIVE SLAIN POLICE OFFICERS ?

    07/08/2016 6:48:01 PM PDT · by knarf · 32 replies
    self | July 6, 2016 | knarf
    It should have been done on a national level by now