On Another Note…

I think we’ll have ham this Thanksgiving…

armed Turkey

Happy Thanksgiving, Everyone!

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A Failure of Intelligence

I don’t often post videos, but Bill Whittle nails this one:

The future of this country can be seen in what is happening to Europe.  Paris was only a start – these animals are coming here.  They’ve already promised that blood will run in American city streets.

Our President does not see it that way.  His Secretary of State doesn’t see it that way.  Hell, even the Democratic candidates do not see the problem!

Instead, their response is to invite refugees, mostly without papers or vetting, into this country.  How stupid is that?  Refugees committed the Boston Bombing!

The job of the government is to keep its citizens safe.  So far, they have been mostly lucky, but it will catch up to them.  It will be We the People that will pay the price…in blood…for their shortcomings.

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shocked Paris

Less than 24 hours after President “Haven’t a Clue or Testicles” stated that ISIS was contained, a terrorist attack in Paris claimed at last report 129 dead and 352 injured.  ISIS has claimed responsibility for the carnage.  If the President’s response is anything like the last radical Islamic attack in France, I wonder which musical group he will send next…

The early reports state that the murderers were a combination of French nationals and immigrants from Syria.  This should bring chills to anyone with half a brain…

As we all know by now, this Administration wants to bring thousands of refugees from Syria and other parts of the Middle East, all without vetting or background checks, and turn them loose across this country.  Among these people will be terrorists, criminals, and people who will not integrate into our society.  We are already seeing problems in Europe with unfettered immigration.

There are numerous reports of women being snatched off the streets because of “provocative” clothes and raped.  Refugees riot in the streets because they cannot get enough free stuff from the various governments (Germany especially) that have ousted their own citizens to make room for these ungracious invaders.  Austrian citizens, having less restrictive gun laws than the rest of Europe, are arming themselves with any weapon they can find to protect themselves.

Google any of the above, and there are enough reports from overseas news agencies and YouTube videos to churn your stomach.  It is this insanity that our Administration wishes to import to our country, and there are 100 cities (mostly Democratic controlled) in the US that will welcome Syrian refugees.

We are already seeing Islamic immigrants to this country causing much of the same problems as Europe only on a smaller scale.  There have been terror attacks, honor killings, and other criminal actions that have been downplayed by the media because these stories do not fit the official “narrative” or politically correct speech. 

Yes folks, I am angry.  I am angry that the leadership of this country is failing this nation and it’s people.  I am angry that politics and power plays are now more important to the political leadership than common sense and patriotism.  I am angry that the Progressive Liberals stick their heads in the sand (among other places), do not recognize evil for what it is, and that all the talking & negotiation will do nothing to eliminate that evil.

“You cannot legislate the evil out of this world, Gentlemen.  In the end, you’re going to have to give good men guns and set them loose.”

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Veteran’s Day 2015

In Flanders Fields
Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae, MD (1872-1918)
Canadian Army

In Flanders Fields the poppies blow
Between the crosses row on row,
That mark our place; and in the sky
The larks, still bravely singing, fly
Scarce heard amid the guns below.

We are the Dead. Short days ago
We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow,
Loved and were loved, and now we lie
In Flanders fields.

Take up our quarrel with the foe:
To you from failing hands we throw
The torch; be yours to hold it high.
If ye break faith with us who die
We shall not sleep, though poppies grow
In Flanders fields.

For all the Veterans & military personnel currently in service and their families, we thank you for your sacrifice and service to the American People so that we may remain free.

Thanks, Dad…

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Social Security

Our Congress has this yearly fight over budgets (as they should), and it always includes the continued funding of Social Security.  Every year we are threatened that if Congress doesn’t “do something,” Social Security will go broke and millions of retirees will be thrown out on the streets and starve to death.

It wasn’t always that way.  The following is something that shows up from time to time, and it’s all true.  Read and learn:


Just in case some of you young whippersnappers (& some older ones) didn’t know this. It’s easy to check out, if you don’t believe it. Be sure and show it to your family and friends. They need a little history lesson on what’s what and it doesn’t matter whether you are Democrat or Republican. Facts are facts.

Social Security Cards up until the 1980s expressly stated the number and card were not to be used for identification purposes.  Since nearly everyone in the United States now has a number, it became convenient to use it anyway and the NOT FOR IDENTIFICATION message was removed.

Franklin Roosevelt, a Democrat, introduced the Social Security (FICA) Program. The promises that he made are below with comments enclosed in [brackets].

1.) That participation in the Program would be Completely voluntary [No longer voluntary],

2.) That the participants would only have to pay 1% of the first $1,400 of their annual Incomes into the Program [Now 7.65% on the first $90,000, and 15% on the first $90,000 if you’re self-employed],

3.) That the money the participants elected to put into the Program would be deductible from their income for tax purposes each year [No longer tax deductible],

4.) That the money the participants put into the independent ‘Trust Fund’ rather than into the general operating fund, and therefore, would only be used to fund the Social Security Retirement Program, and no other Government program [Under Johnson the money was moved to the General Fund and Spent], and

5.) That the annuity payments to the retirees would never be taxed as income [Under Clinton & Gore up to 85% of your Social Security can be Taxed].

Since many of us have paid into FICA for years and are now receiving a Social Security check every month — and then finding that we are getting taxed on 85% of the money we paid to the Federal government to ‘put away’ — you may be interested in the following:

Q: Which Political Party took Social Security from the independent ‘Trust Fund’ and put it into the general fund so that Congress could spend it?

A: It was Lyndon Johnson and the democratically controlled House and Senate.

Q: Which Political Party eliminated the income tax deduction for Social Security (FICA) withholding?

A: The Democratic Party.

Q: Which Political Party started taxing Social Security annuities?

A: The Democratic Party, with Al Gore casting the ‘tie-breaking’ deciding vote as President of the Senate, while he was Vice President of the US

Q: Which Political Party decided to start giving annuity payments to immigrants?

A: That’s right! Jimmy Carter and the Democratic Party. Immigrants moved into this country, and at age 65, began to receive Social Security payments! The Democratic Party gave these payments to them, even though they never paid a dime into it!

Now, after violating the original contract (FICA), the Democrats turn around and tell you that the Republicans want to take your Social Security away!  And the worst part about it is uninformed citizens believe it!

Social Security occasionally becomes a campaign issue, and when it does, it frosts me that the politicians gloss over or ignore the above.  Perhaps this is why the public no longer trusts the politicians, and is looking at non-political party candidates for the highest office of the land.

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