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5 years 35 weeks ago, 12:11 AM


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Jul 2008
United States

February 3rd is the 67th anniversary of the event forever known as the "Four Chaplains" story. If you never read about it, you can Google the title. It is an inspiring story of what took place when the troop ship they were riding on, was torpedoed by a German submarine.
I call your attention to the story, not to sponsor or support religion per se, but to remind us all of just how great, the Greatest Generation actually was----one more example among thousands and thousands of stories of bravery and selflessness, that came out of our military during WW II.
Christians and Jews can learn a lot, just from this story

Too old to fight, Too old to run, guess that's why I carry a gun! "would someone show this asshole the way out of town".[Rabbi Avram Belinski-aka "The Frisco Kid"]
5 years 35 weeks ago, 2:30 AM


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to our attention..could not sleep my business has me upset and got up and read this story...maybe I really don't have such a bad problem after reading this...

I have reasons for the things I do, just don't expect them to be reasonable
5 years 35 weeks ago, 7:16 AM


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Aug 2009

about the sacrifices our service members make for us, be it in the past present or future.

America is not at war. The U.S. Military is at war. America is at the Mall. If you don't stand behind our troops, PLEASE feel free to stand in front of them!
5 years 35 weeks ago, 11:09 AM

greg az

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Heres a copy/paste link to LLE's post.. Be advised it's a tear jerker..If your like me and can't get thru an episode of CMH stories with out choking up.. this is the same sort of thing. Anyway a good link and interesting site.

a man has to hold his word, hold his beliefs, and hold a good sight picture.

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