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It's only the 3rd
If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude than the animated contest of freedom, go from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains sit lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen.
A safe one.
You do not know, what you do not know, until you realize that you do not know it
Back at ya
Vietnam Vets, WELCOME HOME
Crossman 760 BB/Pellet, Daisy Red Ryder, Crossman Wrist Rocket, 14 Steak Knives, 3 Fillet Knives, Rolling Pin-14", Various Hunting Knives, 2 Baseball Bats, 3 Big Dogs and a big American Flag flying in the yard. I have no firearms; Try the next house.
kaboom town here in texas is getting ready to strart with BIG time fireworks
Since the 4th of July is the official
day to remember our FREEDOM &
Independence,,, it would be well
for everyone to recall what our founding
fathers were fighting against.
In England in their time, someone
arrested for a crime was guilty until
he could prove himself innocent;
in US one was innocent until proven
2.) Property ownership
In England the King owned the land & the
people were subjects of the King
In US, property ownership was being
3.) In England, schooling was for the
wealthy families only.
In US, Jefferson had designed public
The English & American were battling over
two different philosophies;
believed that KINGS were given the right or authority to rule by GOD and no one had the right to question their control but GOD.
believed that “all men are created equal, that they are endowed by our Creator with
certain inalienable rights, that among these are Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness.”
Divine right of the KINGS, against WE THE PEOPLE,,,, kind of simple really.
Remember those who want to go back to
this European style government.
HAPPY 4TH OF JULY.
To our men in service and to our patriots.....salute
What if the Hokey Pokey IS what it's all about?
Raising a drink (my sugar free lemonade) to everyone here who is, or was, a member of our Armed Services. Get home safe and thank you for your service to our country to protect those ideas and ideals we hold sacred. Happy Independence Day!
It's only the 3rd...but back at ya for tomorrow.
"One of the greatest delusions in the world is the hope that the evils in this world are to be cured by legislation."
--Thomas B. Reed, American Attorney
Second Amendment -- Established December 15, 1791 and slowly eroded ever since What happened to "..... shall not be infringed."