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  • How I Fell in Love With Country Music

    01/14/2018 9:41:37 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 116 replies
    My life didn’t change when I saw the duelling banjos scene in Deliverance, but it was the first time I realised there was more to country music than the Benny Hill theme tuney name is Martin and I love country music. There you go, I’ve said it. It’s not always an easy thing to do. When the subject comes up, I get a funny sort of look. Once you spring the c-word on people, you can see they’re thinking: “[darn], this bloke’s weird. Does he dress up like a cowboy at home and do those funny dances?” Sometimes people like...
  • Why Netflix’s ‘Godless’ is the Western you’ve been waiting for

    11/17/2017 12:44:04 PM PST · by EveningStar · 74 replies
    Los Angeles Daily News ^ | November 17, 2017 | Rob Lowman
    ...For “Godless,” executive producers Casey Silver and Steven Soderbergh took Scott Frank’s screenplay, which was originally written as a film, and expanded it into a seven-part limited series for Netflix. The series is a wild ride, an old-fashioned Western with a contemporary edge. It carries the sweep and breadth of a grand tale with the larger-than-life ornery characters you expect to find living and dying in that rugged, lonely land... The entire series – which plays like a seven-hour movie – was directed by Scott Frank from his screenplay. He keeps the tension throughout without over-hyping scenes. Death is bad...
  • Post a Country/Western Song for Mandalay

    10/02/2017 6:30:42 AM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 48 replies
    Here's mine.

    07/06/2017 3:54:18 AM PDT · by nikos1121 · 82 replies
    This may be the most important speech given by our president to date.
  • In Grand Warsaw Speech, Trump Vows To Lead "Fight For The West"

    07/06/2017 3:38:31 AM PDT · by Helicondelta · 26 replies ^ | 7/06/2017
    In Warsaw today (7:15 a.m. ET), President Trump delivers what the White House sees as one of the most important speeches of his presidency. He won't identify himself with the nationalist populist ruling party in Poland, but has something grander in mind. The president will present himself as the leader of the West during an address to thousands of Poles in a public square. Trump's team, led by senior policy adviser Stephen Miller, saw an opportunity to use the story of the Polish resistance as the setting for a new rallying cry to Western civilization. From Trump's text: "The fundamental...
  • Trump to say Western civilisation is at stake in Warsaw speech

    07/06/2017 2:01:47 AM PDT · by GonzoII · 29 replies
    BBC ^ | 23 minutes ago
    US President Donald Trump is to argue that the future of Western civilisation is at stake in a keynote speech in the Polish capital Warsaw. Holding up Poland as an example of a country ready to defend civilisation, he will warn against the threats of "terrorism and extremism". Poland's conservative government shares Mr Trump's hostile view of immigration and strong sense of sovereignty. Mr Trump is in Poland ahead of a G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany. "Because as the Polish experience reminds us - the defence of the West ultimately rests not only on means but also on the will...
  • Two Kinds Of Nations...the west in prophecy pt 1

    The Lord is known by the judgment which he executeth: the wicked is snared in the work of his own hands. Higgaion. Selah. The wicked shall be turned into hell, and all the nations that forget God. For the needy shall not always be forgotten: the expectation of the poor shall not perish for ever. Arise, O Lord; let not man prevail: let the heathen be judged in thy sight. Put them in fear, O Lord: that the nations may know themselves to be but men. Selah. (Psalm 9:16-20)The Nations are extremely important in God’s economy and priorities for mankind....
  • Maine Democrat Senate Candidate laughs about rising suicide rates among white males

    04/18/2017 5:13:57 PM PDT · by Orlando · 18 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 4-14-17 | CHRISTIAN DATOC
    Former Maine senatorial candidate Richard Fochtmann was filmed joking about rising suicide rates among white males at a recent event hosted by the Maine Democratic Party. Read more:
  • Of ‘-isms,’ Institutions, and Radicals

    03/23/2017 7:56:45 AM PDT · by Epoch Times · 1 replies
    Epoch Times ^ | March 16, 2017 | Milene Fernandez
    For many centuries, classical Western art was transmitted from generation to generation. Masters passed down their skills to disciples, who eventually became masters themselves, and so it continued. Over many generations, their techniques were honed to a high level of perfection. This tradition lasted up to the 20th century, when it ceased all at once and artistic inheritance was replaced quickly by one “-ism” after another—impressionism, post-impressionism, and cubism, to name a few. What caused this radical transformation, and why is art changing at such a rapid pace today? As trends in modern art have changed like the wind, drifting...
  • How The West Was Weakened...immigration crisis pt 2

    How art thou fallen from heaven, O Lucifer, son of the morning! how art thou cut down to the ground, which didst weaken the nations! ( Isaiah 14:12) One hundred years ago the continent of Europe was in the midst of a convulsive, suicidal war against itself, which would ultimately bring in America, South Africa, Australians and New Zealanders, and many other nations which were in any way connected to Europe, such as through colonial ties. In the years leading up to the war, the West was at a zenith of power, wealth and civilizational confidence.The once feared Ottoman empire...
  • Marty Robbins - Gunfighter Ballads And Trail Songs [Full Album]

    01/21/2016 11:23:26 PM PST · by WhiskeyX · 21 replies
    YoouTube ^ | 1959 | Marty Robbins
    Gunfighter Ballads And Trail Songs (1959) / Columbia Records Marty Robbins — Vocals & guitar Grady Martin, Jack Pruett — Guitars Bob L. Moore — Bass Louis Dunn — Drums Tompall & the Glaser Brothers — Backing vocals 1. Big Iron (Robbins) 2. Cool Water (Nolan) 3. Billy The Kid (Traditional/Arr. Robbins) 4. A Hundred And Sixty Acres (Kapp) 5. They're Hanging Me Tonight (Lowe/Wolpert) 6. The Strawberry Roan (Traditional) 7. El Paso (Robbins) 8. In The Valley (Robbins) 9. The Master's Call (Robbins) 10. Running Gun (T. Glaser/J. Glaser) 11. The Little Green Valley (Robison) 12. Utah Carol (Traditional)
  • Quentin Tarantino's 'The Hateful Eight' is the best, most thoughtful Western movie in ages

    12/22/2015 6:19:17 PM PST · by Perdogg · 109 replies
    Early on in “The Hateful Eight,” John Ruth (Kurt Russell) keeps repeating the line “slow like molasses.” Later on, another character informs his gang that their mission is going to take patience. This describes “The Hateful Eight” well, too: It deserves your patience. “The Hateful Eight,” the latest film by Quentin Tarantino, shows the very odd path that one of the greatest living filmmakers has decided to take. While many directors start out conventional and then experiment once they have clout, Tarantino has abandoned much of the nonlinear storytelling on which he made his name (with "Reservoir Dogs" and "Pulp...
  • The FRiday Night Movie - McLintock! (1963)

    12/11/2015 8:45:01 PM PST · by DemforBush · 25 replies
    Youtube ^ | N/A | N/A
    John Wayne brings us plenty of action, and plenty of laughs in this classic western comedy. Co-starring Maureen O'Hara, Yvonne De Carlo,
  • Al Dexter - In The Days Of Yesterday

    11/27/2015 12:59:57 AM PST · by WhiskeyX · 3 replies
    YouTube ^ | Al Dexter
    Al Dexter - In The Days Of Yesterday Never seen this label before! must been one of Al Dexter first recording between 1936 and 1941, look like a small Dallas Tx label dvdman49
  • HANK WILLIAMS - Greatest Hits Full Album || Best songs of Hank Williams

    11/07/2015 12:24:07 AM PST · by WhiskeyX · 10 replies
    YouTube ^ | Released: 1978 | Hank Williams
    HANK WILLIAMS - Greatest Hits Full Album || Best songs of Hank Williams 1. Hey, Good Lookin' - Hank Williams 2. I Saw The Light - Hank Williams 3. Jambalaya - Hank Williams 4. I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry - Hank Williams 5. Cold Cold Heart - Hank Williams 6. Move It On Over - Hank Williams 7. Kaw-Liga - Hank Williams 8. Honky Tonk Blues - Hank Williams 9. Mansion On The Hill - Hank Williams 10. I Can't Help It - Hank Williams 11. Settin' The Woods On Fire - Hank Williams 12. I'll never Get Out...
  • Patriarch Kirill: The West is no longer Christian

    10/28/2015 1:03:01 PM PDT · by Altenkrug · 24 replies
    CypLive ^ | October 28, 2015
    Western countries do not identify themselves with the Christian tradition and harass those who defend Christian values, said Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill on Wednesday at a meeting with US preacher Franklin Graham at the St. Daniel Monastery. "Russian Church during the Cold War was actively developing relations with Western Christians. We were living in difficult conditions of atheistic ideology and perceived Western civilization as Christian civilization. We appreciated the freedom in which they lived, Christians in the West, and considered them our brothers and allies" - said the Patriarch. He stressed with regret that in recent years...

    10/24/2015 4:11:54 PM PDT · by windhover · 64 replies
    PJ MEDIA ^ | 10/22/2015 | Raymond Ibrahim
    One of the primary reasons Islamic and Western nations are"worlds apart"is because the way they understand the world is worlds apart. Whereas Muslims see the world through the lens of history, the West has jettisoned or rewritten history to suit it's ideologies. This dichotomy of Muslim and Western thinking is evident everywhere. When the Islamic State declared that it will "conquer Rome" and "break it's crosses," few in the West realized that those are the verbatim words and goals of Islam's founder and his companions as recorded in Muslim sources --words and goals that prompted over a thousand years of...
  • The FRiday Night Movie - The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

    08/07/2015 8:37:07 PM PDT · by DemforBush · 26 replies
    Youtube ^ | N/A | N/A
    Senator Ranse Stoddard (Jimmy Stewart) returns home to a two-bit town to attend the funeral of a local rancher (John Wayne). The Senator is a legend in the town for killing a vicious outlaw named Liberty Valance (Lee Marvin) some 20 years previous. The true story of what happened that fateful night, however, is not exactly the same as the the official story.... Directed by John Ford. Co-Starring a who's-who of great western and character actors (Woody Strode, Lee Van Cleef, Andy Devine, etc.)
  • The FRiday Night Movie - The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid (1972)

    07/17/2015 4:20:27 PM PDT · by DemforBush · 23 replies
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    The Civil War is over, and amnesty has been granted to many folks, including Jesse James and the Younger Gang. Not everyone is happy about that, however, and a series of twists and turns lead to the idea of one last bank robbery to set things right... Starring Cliff Robertson, and Robert Duvall.
  • Liberal Indian War On Adam Sandler Is A Political Hit Job

    04/26/2015 12:03:44 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 54 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | April 25, 2015 | Patrick Howley
    The current Indian War against Adam Sandler is a liberal rich-kid conspiracy to shut down populist conservative voices. This week, comedy filmmaker Sandler was roasted in the liberal press for allegedly demeaning Indians and women in his upcoming straight-to-Netflix Western “The Ridiculous Six.” About twelve Indian actors, extras and crew members staged a walk-out on the set because of some jokes in the movie. Here are the jokes that caused the actors to blow their little bighorn ...