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8 years 3 days ago, 7:56 AM

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Quote of the day!

The budget should be balanced, the Treasury should be refilled,
public debt should be reduced, the arrogance of officialdom should be
tempered and controlled, and the assistance to foreign lands should be
curtailed lest Rome become bankrupt. People must again learn to work,
instead of living on "public assistance."

Cicero - 55 BC

Even then, what have we learned?

8 years 3 days ago, 9:50 AM

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Wow

But come on....that's not fair! I want my welfare check!

It's 106 miles to Chicago, we got a full tank of gas, half a pack of cigarettes, it's dark, and we're wearing sunglasses
8 years 3 days ago, 9:55 AM

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ssrs10

Man up, get a job...LOL

8 years 3 days ago, 10:02 AM

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just from reading "The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire" [Gibbon}.

If anyone is interested in a similar, more modern-day essay, you should read Dick Lamm's short, 2004 speech on How to Destroy [the United States of] America. It's happening NOW.

Although Dick [former Governor of Colorado] was officially a Democrat, he was IMO the most conservative I have ever observed.

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"]
8 years 3 days ago, 10:06 AM

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I like this one

"And that the said Constitution be never construed to authorize Congress to infringe the just liberty of the Press, or the rights of Conscience; or to prevent the people of the United States, who are peaceable citizens, from keeping their own arms;…" Samuel Adams

It's 106 miles to Chicago, we got a full tank of gas, half a pack of cigarettes, it's dark, and we're wearing sunglasses
8 years 2 days ago, 5:54 PM

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put your work boots on one foot at a time Greasypaws

8 years 2 days ago, 8:54 PM

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ha well just another example of ppl not learning from history

"The beauty of the second amendment is that it will not be needed until they try to take it." -Thomas Jefferson

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