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Archive for May 2008

05_21 Wednesday Heroes Sgt Ronnie Shelley and Sgt John F Thomas

May 21, 2008

Sgt. John F. Thomas(Right) & Sgt. Ronnie L. Shelley, Sr.(Left)33 & 34 years old from Valdosta, Georgia2nd Battalion, 121st Infantry Regiment, 48th Infantry Brigade, Georgia Army National GuardJuly 24, 2005 & July 30, 2005 Sgt. Ronnie “Rod” Shelley and Sgt. John F. Thomas became best friends in the Georgia Army National Guard. They both were […]

05/16 Morning Report

May 16, 2008

Isn’t it interesting that, in a time of Federal budget deficits, and cries from the Left to cut back on Corporate welfare, that Democrats are more infaovr of the latest farm sudsidy bill to come out of Congress? More than half the subsidies paid out from 2003 to 2005 went to 19 of the 435 […]

5/14 Wednesday Hero – Petty Officer 2nd Class Chris Davila

May 14, 2008

This Weeks Hero Was Suggested By Cindy Petty Officer 2nd Class Chris DavilaFrom Sierra Vista, Arizona On the sixth anniversary of the terrorist attack on the United States, Petty Officer 2nd Class Chris Davila raised an American flag over Camp Korean Village, Iraq, he brought with him from Arizona. Tuesday, May 6, 2008, Sierra Vista […]

5/9 Morning Report

May 9, 2008

Imagine such a thing! Hezbollah getting upset because it doesn’t like government rules? Well, that’s what it amounts to, anyway. Unfortunately, with as much power, if not more so, as the government itself wields, Hezbollah can get away with a lot. And, with their usual rhetoric, they say it is all because the US and […]

5/8 Morning Report

May 8, 2008

Democrats are at it again. In another move to strengthen the hold of government over people, the Democrats are proposing a way for the Federal government to ultimately own property—personal property—and control the rights to it. Don’t believe me? Then check out their latest idea for bailing out the home mortgage market. The centerpiece of […]

05/07 Wednesday Heroes – CSM Robert Prosser & LTC Erik Kurilla

May 7, 2008

CSM Robert Prosser and LTC Erik Kurilla1st Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment (Deuce Four) LTC. Erik Kurilla and CSM. Robert Prosser’s story is an amazing one. One that Michael Yon has told far better than I ever could. Warning. The site contains very graphic images. Some may want to turn off images before viewing. These brave […]

5/1 Morning Report

May 1, 2008

There has been a lot of press lately…mostly liberal, of course…denouncing all the stuff on the internet about Obama being Muslim. And, remember, Obama boldly proclaimed that “I am a Christian. I have always been a Christian.” Well, it seems there is a lot of public information that contradicts that. Daniel Pipes April 29, 2008 […]