I had never head this song before, I miss this sentiment
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Truly great what they did with the video there.
I have heard the song before Johnny Cash did some really good ones that make you think like that. If you liked it you might also check out some stuff by Merle Haggard, Johnny Paycheck and a lot of other country artists from the late 60s and 70s.
“The will to survive is not as important as the will to prevail... the answer to criminal aggression is retaliation.” Jeff Cooper
Thanks for sharing...
"That I cannot do."
"Give this to, uh, Clemenza. I want reliable people, people who aren't going to be carried away. After all we're not murderers in spite of what this undertaker thinks."
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That is a wonderful story... written by Johnny Cash.
" Refuse to be a victim, make sure there is a round chambered ! "
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yup, one of my favorite oldies country songs.
"In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock." Thomas Jefferson
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That's what I love about country music, country music artists remember who we are as a people.
It did affect my 'allergies'
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They are left in full possession of them."
Zacharia Johnson (speech in the Virginia Ratifying Convention,25 June 1778)"The best we can hope for concerning the people at large is that they be properly armed." ~Alexander Hamilton
This song should be taught in schools.
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