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A lesson in history

June 8, 2011 by

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This was originaly posted on Grumpy almost a a year ago by gpabud under the title For all my righty friends, Lefty’s I owe, big time. (no you don’t Bud, they deserve it)Humans originally existed as members of small bands of nomadic hunters/gatherers. They lived on deer in the mountains during the summer and would […]

Dr Walter Williams on the Welfare State

June 8, 2011 by

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It’s a small world, yesterday a Grumpy Member sent me one of those circculating emails piece titled DR. WILLIAMS predicts that Obama can not lose the 2012 election. The email contained a photo of Dr. Williams and said the he was a professor at George Mason University in northern Virginia. A quick check confirmed most […]

The Weiner

June 3, 2011 by

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The Weiner  By now everyone in the country with access to a newspaper, radio, TV or computer has heard about the lewd picture tweet from Congressman Anthony Weiner’s account to a young lady in Washington State. Weiner says the account was hacked and someone pranked him.. I can see that happening, it’s a criminal offense, […]

We’d like to know a little bit about you for our files

May 31, 2011 by

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Since January, when Sandra in Brevard first reported that Florida had accepted 9.8 Million dollars from the Federal Government to data mine public school students she’s been finding more and more evidence that the government now considers everything about you their business. According to the DOEd, the government needs to know if you are a […]

Was his name Harris

May 29, 2011 by

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After forty years most of the names are blurred, it was the summer of 1970. I was the senior company clerk for Headquarters and Headquarters Company at Fort Carson. The Company was a monster of sorts, it staffed everything from post Headquarters on down, if had anything to do with running the base, somebody in […]

Remembering Willie and Joe

May 29, 2011 by

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You can search the history books all you want, you won’t find much about Willie and Joe although in the 1940s they were two of the best known heroes of  World War II.  Bill Mauldin who traveled across Europe with them, told their stories to the rest of the world earned a Pulitzer Prize for his work.  In the […]