Monthly Archives: July 2012

Monday, July 9, 2012 News Update

“Without justice being freely, fully, and impartially administered, neither our persons, nor our rights, nor our property, can be protected.” –Joseph Story Syria military holds exercises in show of force Oscar-winning film star Ernest Borgnine dies at 95

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A NOT Monty Python Sunday Funny

Sorry… been saving this for Sunday, but I dunno If I’ll have power tomorrow!  Although this this clip does remind me of Jonn and TSO (facial hair?) I’ll ask if you can picture two nuclear powers elsewhere doing this? Thanks … Continue reading

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And Now For Something Completely Different?

Chow? Been out of The Navy for over 40 years and my memory is sometimes shaky, but this story puzzles me some. As executive chef for Vice President Joe Biden, Chief Culinary Specialist (SW) Thomas McNulty cooks for some of … Continue reading

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Friday, July 6, 2012 News Update

Laws that forbid the carrying of arms … disarm only those who are neither inclined nor determined to commit crimes… Such laws make things worse for the assaulted and better for the assailants; they serve rather to encourage than to … Continue reading

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Thursday, July 5, 2012 News Update

“The natural progress of things is for liberty to yield and government to gain ground.” –Thomas Jefferson Iran threatens swift retaliation on US bases Deadly attacks in Syria the work of new jihadist group, watchdog says

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Wednesday, July 4, 2012 News Update

“The deliberate union of so great and various a people in such a place, is without all partiality or prejudice, if not the greatest exertion of human understanding, the greatest single effort of national deliberation that the world has ever … Continue reading

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Tuesday, July 3, 2012 News Update

“It is natural to man to indulge in the illusions of hope. We are apt to shut our eyes against a painful truth — and listen to the song of that syren, till she transforms us into beasts. … For … Continue reading

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Monday, July 2, 2012 News Update

“Born in other countries, yet believing you could be happy in this, our laws acknowledge, as they should do, your right to join us in society, conforming, as I doubt not you will do, to our established rules. That these … Continue reading

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