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Do you know what happened 159 years ago this Fall... back in 1850?
California became a state.
The people had no electricity.
The state had no money.
Almost everyone spoke Spanish.
There were gunfights in the streets.
So basically, nothing has changed except the women had real boobs and the men didn't hold hands.
Preparing for the Zombie Apocalypse or Rapture....whichever comes first.
Exodus 22:2 "If a thief is caught breaking in and is struck so that he dies, the defender is not guilty of bloodshed"
Thanks for the laugh.
"I cannot undertake to lay my finger on that article of the Constitution, which granted a right to Congress of expending, on objects of benevolence, the money of their constituents." -1792, James Madison
There are always too many Democratic, Republican and never enough U.S. congressmen.
"Stand your ground, don't fire unless fired upon, but if they mean to have a war, let it begin here!" - John Parker April 19th, 1775 Lexington, MA
"He went on two legs, wore clothes and was a human being, but nevertheless he was in reality a wolf of the Steppes. He had learned a good deal . . . and was a fairly clever fellow. What he had not learned, however, was this: to find contentment in himself and his own life. The cause of this apparently was that at the bottom of his heart he knew all the time (or thought he knew) that he was in reality not a man, but a wolf of the Steppes."
Way too true!
"If we loose Freedom here, there's no place to escape to. This is the Last Place on Earth!" Ronald Reagan
The more things change the more they are the same.
When you accept mediocrity you sow the seeds for future failure.
One should never confuse good fortune with good training.
Illegitimus Non Carborundum. In God we trust.
haha what a great post. My city is stuck in the 1850's. You can still be hung for robbing a bank here. I'm in old El Paso, TX.
ZOMG TFF ROTFLMFAO!
Okay, now that that is out of the way, I have to say, there is an almost disturbing amount of truth in this!!! And, I am actually in California right now.
“The Constitution is not an instrument for the government to restrain the people, it is an instrument for the people to restrain the government.”
Originally Posted by UnklFungus
I don't make jokes, I just watch the Government and report the facts.