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D-Day – The Invasion of Normandy

“You are about to embark upon a great crusade, toward which we have striven these many months. The eyes of the world are upon you. The hopes and prayers of liberty loving people everywhere march with you. In company with our brave Allies and brothers in arms on other fronts, you will bring about the destruction of the German war machine, the elimination of Nazi tyranny over the oppressed peoples of Europe, and security for ourselves in a free world. Your task will not be an easy one. Your enemy is well trained, well equipped and battle hardened, he will fight savagely. But this is the year 1944! Much has happened since the Nazi triumphs of 1940-41. The United Nations have inflicted upon the Germans great defeats, in open battle, man to man. Our air offensive has seriously reduced their strength in the air and their capacity to wage war on the ground. Our home fronts have given us an overwhelming superiority in weapons and munitions of war, and placed at our disposal great reserves of trained fighting men. The tide has turned! The free men of the world are marching together to victory! I have full confidence in your courage, devotion to duty and skill in battle. We will accept nothing less than full victory! Good Luck! And let us all beseech the blessings of Almighty God upon this great and noble undertaking. — Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower

It’s time to stop feeding the bastards.

I am pissed. The liberal media and the leftist bastards in our government  are busily dismantling what is left of our country.  In between the bullshit laws that are being passed left and right, the new rules and regulations and the imperial edicts being handed down, the America that we know, is becoming a thing of the past.

Well, if reason and facts aren’t enough to change the course of things, then I say, lets hit the bastards where it hurts – in the wallet.  Let’s STOP supporting the people and businesses that don’t support us.  If a business doesn’t support the right to carry, don’t buy their products. If a business won’t carry a perfectly legal product because it “looks scary” (AR-15′s) , don’t buy their products. If a business donates   money to liberal anti-freedom organizations, don’t buy their products.  If a spokesperson undermines our rights and freedoms, don’t support their organizations.

Patronize the people and companies that support our rights and freedoms. Give them your dollars and support. Contact the ones that don’t and let them know that they no longer will have your business and tell them why.

Money talks and bullshit walks. It’s time to stop feeding the bastards.

Shredding the Bill of Rights

An Open Letter to the Governor of Colorado:
Dear Sir,
Congratulations on your latest success in chipping away at our Constitutional Right to Keep and Bear Arms. You have succeeded (and I assume that you will sign into law, the latest travesty that was passed in the legislature this week), in both making all Coloradans less safe and ignoring the Bill of Rights, which guarantees our rights.
The legislature has basically ignored all of the facts and statistics presented that show that the “gun control” laws don’t reduce crime rates and in fact encourage criminals. After all, criminals don’t obey the laws, so it doesn’t matter how many laws that are passed, infringing on the rights of law abiding citizens, it will never solve the problems.

By limiting magazine capacity, you have put me at a disadvantage if I am attacked.
By prohibiting on campus carry, you have put a target on the backs of our sons and daughters that attend college.
By continuing to use an additional background check in addition to the Federal system that is already in place (and available at no cost to the state), you have perpetuated an additional layer of unnecessary bureaucracy.
And by mandating universal background checks for every sale, you have bred contempt for the law because it is unenforceable.

When the next mass murder takes place on a school campus, and it will, because criminals and crazies don’t obey the laws, the blood of the victims will be on your hands and the hands of the legislature who refuse to address the real problems and pass feel good laws just so they can say they did something. It’s time to quit bowing to the pressure from the liberal leftists in Washington who would like to see our whole country disarmed and helpless.
You and the people in power in D.C. are surrounded by armed guards to keep you safe. Where is my protection?

A Concerned Citizen

Registration Confiscation Genocide

Why do we have a Bill of Rights? Do you even know what is in it?  In my opinion,  far to many people, who should know better, dismiss it as archaic and obsolete (especially the Second Amendment). They seem to think that the “all powerful” and “benevolent” government will keep them safe from …well, everything…and provide them with all of their “needs” (free cell phones anyone?).

The Second Amendment is a hot topic at the present time, because the people in power never “let a good crisis go to waste”. The criminal murder of children and their teachers in CT, is being used as an excuse to pass more laws regulating a right that was NOT given to us by government but is OURS by divine right. The Bill of Rights enumerates  these rights and NOWHERE does it say that they were granted by the government.

The bill presented to congress by the Wicked Bitch of the West, Feinstein, wants to ban just about everything, for totally nonsensical reasons (it’s EVIL and SCARY looking, it has a PISTOL GRIP, for G-ds sake….)and obviously didn’t get written overnight. This has been in the works (“Under the radar”) for a long time, just waiting for the right crisis to come along. Sandy Hook was perfect – young children murdered, brave teachers sacrificing their lives to try and save their young charges, you name it, this one had it. Feinstein wants to ban as many types of firearms as possible and register the rest. Sound familiar? Hitler did it, too.

Except NONE of the proposed laws will do ANYTHING to stop the next time, and there WILL be a next time, because criminals and mental cases don’t CARE about LAWS!!!  Banning things has never worked and never will. We need to focus on the causes and do what we can to address them. Punishing law abiding citizens for the actions of a madman won’t solve the problem. A gun is just a tool. Like any tool it can be misused. Lizzie Bordon was accused of killing her parents with an axe, but I bet there wasn’t any legislation proposed to ban axes, was there?

It is up to us, the law abiding, tax paying, Citizens of AMERICA, to stand up to a government that teeters perilously close to tyranny, to stand firm and refuse to let them trash our Constitution and the Bill of Rights. I urge you to write and call your “representatives” and let them know that WE the PEOPLE have had enough and to keep their hands off our rights and our guns.

REGISTRATION   CONFISCATION   GENOCIDE

http://dont-tread-on.me/?p=27418    Go here for a letter signed by 1100 Green Berets telling why we must protect the Second Amendment.

 

The Grave of the Hundred Head

The Grave of the Hundred Head

by Rudyard Kipling.

  •  
    There’s a widow in sleepy Chester
    Who weeps for her only son;
    There’s a grave on the Pabeng River,
    A grave that the Burmans shun;
    And there’s Subadar Prag Tewarri
    Who tells how the work was done.
     
    A Snider squibbed in the jungle-
    Somebody laughed and fled,
    And the men of the First Shikaris
    Picked up their Subaltern dead,
    With a big blue mark in his forehead
    And the back blown out of his head.
     
    Subadar Prag Tewarri,
    Jemadar Hira Lal,
    Took command of the party,
    Twenty rifles in all,
    Marched them down to the river
    As the day was beginning to fall.
     
    They buried the boy by the river,
    A blanket over his face-
    They wept for their dead Lieutenant,
    The men of an alien race-
    They made a samadh1 in his honour,
    A mark for his resting-place.
     
    For they swore by the Holy Water,
    They swore by the salt they ate,
    That the soul of Lieutenant Eshmitt Sahib
    Should go to his God in state,
    With fifty file of Burmans
    To open him Heaven’s Gate.
     
    The men of the First Shikaris
    Marched till the break of day,
    Till they came to the rebel village
    The village of Pabengmay-
    A jingal2 covered the clearing,
    Caltrops hampered the way.
     
    Subadar Prag Tewarri,
    Biddin8 them load with ball,
    Halted a dozen rifles
    Under the village wall;
    Sent out a flanking-party
    With Jemadar Hira Lal.
    The men of the First Shikaris
    Shouted and smote and slew,
    Turning the grinning jingal
    On to the howling crew.
    The Jemadar’s flanking-party
    Butchered the folk who flew.
     
    Long was the morn of slaughter,
    Long was the list of slain,
    Five score heads were taken,
    Five score heads and twain;
    And the men of the First Shikaris
    Went back to their grave again,
     
    Each man bearing a basket
    Red as his palms that day,
    Red as the blazing village-
    The village of Pabengmay
    And the “drip-drip-drip” from the baskets
    Reddened the grass by the way
     
    They made a pile of their trophies
    High as a tall man’s chin,
    Head upon head distorted,
    Set in a sightless grin,
    Anger and pain and terror
    Stamped on the smoke-scorched skin.
     
    Subadar Prag Tewarri
    Put the head of the Boh
    On the top of the mound of triumph,
    The head of his son below-
    With the sword and the peacock banner
    That the world might behold and know.
    Thus the samadh was perfect,
    Thus was the lesson plain
    Of the wrath of the First Shikaris-
    The price of white man slain;
    And the men of the First Shikaris
    Went back into camp again.
     
    Then a silence came to the river,
    A hush fell over the shore,
    And Bohs that were brave departed,
    And Sniders squibbed no more;
    For the Burmans said
    That a white man’s head
    Must be paid for with heads five-score.
     
     
  • There’s a widow in sleepy Chester
    Who weeps for her only son;
    There’s a grave on the Pabeng River,
    A grave that the Burmans shun;
    And there’s Subadar Prag Tewarri
    Who tells how the work was done.

    They run towards gunfire…..

    Men of Cornwall stop your dreaming
    Can’t you see their spear points gleaming?
    See their warriors’ pennants streaming
    To this battlefield.
    Men of Cornwall stand ye steady
    It cannot be ever said ye
    for the battle were not ready.
    STAND AND NEVER YIELD!
    - “Men of Harlech”
    Sung by Rick Rescorla in the Ia Drang Valley 1965 and in the stairway of WTC Tower 2 on September 11, 2001

     

    (Copied from Blackfive. For the whole article go to

    http://www.blackfive.net/main/someone_you_should_know/index.html

    and go to the header – The Last Known Sighting of an American Hero.)