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AUGUST 27, 2009
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Today we are posting several sayings by a noted politician. See if they don't sound familiar, or have the ring of truth, in light of what is going on these days in the USA. Oh, the noted politician who said these things? Vladimir Lenin (Founder of the Russian Communist Party and leader of the Russian Revolution of 1917)
“The goal of socialism is communism.”
“It is true that liberty is precious - so precious that it must be rationed”
“A lie told often enough becomes truth”
“One man with a gun can control 100 without one. ”
“Without a revolutionary theory there cannot be a revolutionary movement.”
"By gnawing through a dike, even a rat may drown a nation." - Edmond Burke
"The free man will ask neither what his country can do for him nor what he can do for his country." Milton Friedman
The people must also be self-assertive. They must have the spirit of the old Revolutionary War flag: "Don't tread on me!" They must be vigilant against those, at home or abroad, in or out of government, who might wish to trample on their rights. They must be courageous and manly, with a sense of honor, so that in hard times they will stand up and fight, and not slink away slavishly so as to avoid trouble and danger.
Thomas G. West and Douglas A. Jeffrey, The Rise & Decline of Constitutional Government in America
The most important moral of all is that excellence is where you find it. I would extend this generalization to cover not just higher education but all education from vocational high school to graduate school. We must learn to honor excellence, indeed to demand it in every socially accepted human activity, however humble that activity, and to scorn shoddiness, however exalted the activity. An excellent plumber is infinitely more admirable than an incompetent philosopher. The society which scorns excellence in plumbing because plumbing is a humble activity and tolerates shoddiness in philosophy because philosophy is an exalted activity will have neither good plumbing nor good philosophy. Neither its pipes nor its theories will hold water. --- John William Gardner (1912 - )
Sayings and slogans for your TEA Party and Townhall Meeting signs:
Here are a few conservative protest signs which the Huffington Post says are "offensive.": http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2009/04/16/10-most-offensive-tea-par_n_187554.html
Great idea!: http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-climate-trial25-2009aug25,0,901567.story
Two more examples of government run healthcare:
Majority of doctor's saying they will not accept government health care patients. Some say they will quit medicine first: http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/aug/25/doctors-ready-to-just-say-no/?source=newsletter_opin
Who are the "grassroots" organizations pushing for government healthcare?: http://gatewaypundit.blogspot.com/2009/08/funny-politico-calls-acorn-seiu-planned.html
Ooops..... sur- prise:
When describing their pet projects the Liberal Democrats go out and take polls as to what descriptive words are most appealing and least attractive. They then use those words to describe their projects (even if they don't have much relevance). BUT......: http://sbk.online.wsj.com/article/SB125116239112455575.html?mod=rss_Health
Sweden's shame: http://www.frontpagemag.com/readArticle.aspx?ARTID=36067
Obama to appoint self G.O.D.:
Now it is the turn of the insurance company executives: http://www.reuters.com/article/politicsNews/idUSTRE57P4AN20090826?feedType=RSS&feedName=politicsNews
The first and primary and real objective of the Democrats is money and political power: http://article.nationalreview.com/?q=ZWQ2NWJkN2M3ZmJjYWQwMDZlMWQyM2FjNWI4ZWJkNGI=
This should make the ultimate aims of the Democrats crystal clear: http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/53055
Stimulus money and politics: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090826/ap_on_go_co/us_stimulus_border_crossings_3
Stimulus money going to those who helped create our financial problems: http://michellemalkin.com/2009/08/26/more-tax-dollars-for-the-self-proclaimed-bank-terrorist/
Keith Olberman (MSNBC) says his is the top rated news show on cable tv..... yeah.... right..... hee hee..... ha ha ha...... ha ha ha ho ho ho: http://newsbusters.org/blogs/noel-sheppard/2009/08/26/olbermann-says-hes-got-highest-rated-news-program-cable
President Barack Obama, Rep. Barney Frank and Rep. Jan Schakowsky have all said they favor a single payer health care system, but they often deny they ever said so..... sooo..... hear them in their own words: http://hermancain.com/audio/single_payer_mix.mp3
Petrobras largest shareholder is none other than George Soros: http://newsrealblog.com/2009/08/25/obama-to-the-world-come-and-take-our-oil/
The Immigration Reform Act of 1986 has been a near total disaster. Isn't it time to repeal it?: http://www.heritage.org/Research/Immigration/sr0066.cfm
Parasite diseases from overseas showing up in the US: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB125090339313750961.html
Ted Kennedy not a person deserving of praise: http://rositatheprolesnastylittlebloggingproblem.wordpress.com/2009/08/26/mary-jo-kopechne-to-ted-kennedy-welcome-to-the-afterlife/
College credit for working on Obama campaign and pet projects?: http://www.wnd.com/index.php?fa=PAGE.view&pageId=107357
Obama's Social Security officials say there is no inflation so seniors will get to COLA increase for the next two years: http://wcbstv.com/local/social.security.cut.2.1142197.html
Disney not the wholesome entertainer of yesteryear: http://townhall.com/columnists/RebeccaHagelin/2009/08/25/disneys_decline
Are you unhappy with the way many things are going in the USA? If you are then let your elected representatives hear from you. Our nation is a "representative republic." In other words a nation where our legislators are supposed to represent your wishes, but, if you don't let them hear from you how are they supposed to know what things concern you? Generally liberals are more group oriented than are conservatives, and tend to be more activist in nature. That's why things in our country have been becoming more and more liberal in nature, even though conservatives outnumber the liberals. Remember, our nation only works as our founders designed it to work if the citizens participate in its operation.
Seems like the Obama Administration doesn't agree with Lincoln.
Rather, they seem to have adopted the philosophy of:
OF THE GOVERNMENT
BY THE GOVERNMENT
FOR THE GOVERNMENT
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