Truckers gearing up for ‘Ride for the Constitution’

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RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) — How many truckers will participate in the “Ride for the Constitution” rally around the DC beltway Friday through Monday?

No one has a clue, really.

Various media outlets have reported it as a hoax, as “poorly organized” or have estimated a low turnout. Rumors about numbers, website shutdowns and National Guard blockades are flying faster than a deadheading Cat-powered Peterbilt.

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The rally’s Facebook page has more than 140,000 likes.

We’ve seen recent rallies – like the Million Muslim March (which drew a few dozen) – fall far short of their promises.

So what could happen with this one? Truckers told us it could be a few hundred big rigs rolling, or thousands.

And what’s it about?

We went to the Doswell Truck Stop that was serving as one of the staging areas…

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Bracken: Will Obama Stop the Music This November?

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Bracken sends; spread it far and wide:

Will Obama Stop the Music This November?

The current “shutdown” of 17% of the federal government has primed America for chaos with constant left-wing rhetoric and news media reports couched in apocalyptic terms such as crisis, brink, catastrophe, hostage, arsonist and terrorist. But a catastrophe is useful to a would-be tyrant only as long as it can be blamed on a hated enemy. In 1933 Hitler’s agents burned the Reichstag, not just to sow fear and confusion, but primarily in order to charge his Communist enemies with treason as an excuse to obliterate them. The German “mainstream media” dutifully parroted the Nazi Party line, without investigating the true source of the arson.

A similar pattern of scapegoating has been followed in the United States throughout the term of President Obama. For example, leading Democrats and their shills in the mainstream media have long…

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My Recommended Changes to Government

So, there is a lot of talk out there now about taking back the country and restoring the Constitution. This certainly sounds like a noble effort, but is it enough? Think about it. We were handed by our founders a constitution that laid out the foundation of what should have been the best government ever and we have screwed it beyond repair.

Don’t get me wrong. The government our founders gave us was centuries ahead of its time. Our Constitution inspired many others around the world. It was genius, but obviously not without flaws that have since been exploited. Someday, it is conceivable that we will get a chance to have another go at it. If that does occur, what are some changes we should make, so hopefully our descendants don’t have to do it again so soon? Here are a few of my recommendations.

First of all, we need to abolish a few of the current amendments. I will just present them by number: 14th, 16th, 20th, 23rd, 26th, and 27th.  We need to go back to a strict interpretation of the other amendments so they limit the government as they should.

Next, abolish the executive branch. The nature of a president is to accumulate more power. They really are not that much different than a King or a dictator. Besides, what do we really need a president for? They fly around on our dime taking expensive vacations and meeting with other dictators with whom we have no business talking. Every duty of the presidency can be done by a committee in Congress. The amount of money saved on this act alone is barely conceivable.

Now we replace the Executive Branch with a new branch of government whose sole purpose is to audit the government. They are elected separately and they don’t answer to any other branch of government. They are not allowed to have more members than there are members of congress. Their powers are limited to only limiting the power of congress. Their job is to review any and all procedures and regulations by any government agency, and they have full authority to abolish any they find who violate the spirit of the constitution, exceed the scope of the agency, spend tax payers’ money irresponsibly, or infringe on the rights of American citizens. They cannot take any action that would limit citizen rights to life, property or business. All federal government agencies will be abolished that conflict with the Ninth and Tenth Amendments.

We need to add an amendment that clearly states that all representatives of government, including military and police abide by EVERY SINGLE LAW that restricts the freedoms of the average citizen. With this amendment, we set representatives and senators a fixed income set at a rate of 150% to 200% the average national wage in the United States.

All laws must be started in the House of Representatives. All proposed laws must be published to the general public using all available means possible for 90 days before it can be voted on in the House. No law can exceed ten pages of print. No law can contain any language not specifically relevant to the title of the proposed law. All laws require 75% majority of the House and the Senate to pass.

Abortion must be made illegal in all cases except when it will place the mother’s life in mortal peril that cannot be avoided by cesarean section. Before an abortion is performed, the mortal peril of the mother must be verified by a minimum of three qualified doctors. A mother may still be found guilty of having an illegal abortion if it is discovered that a doctor had advised the mother she can safely have the baby and she continued to find doctors that supported abortion.

The voting age should be set at a minimum of age 30. Also, voters cannot be receiving any government assistance except that earned by working for the government. They must present a valid form of state identification or citizenship. Voting can only be done in person at designated booths within the borders of the United States, except for any military personnel serving overseas.

The military cannot be used as a peace keeping force in another nation. They also cannot be used within the borders of the United States except in areas permanently designated as Militarized Zones. Those areas are any areas within five miles of the border of Mexico or Canada and cannot be expanded or reduced. These areas will be under the constant patrol of the US Military. The military cannot possess any other land inside the borders of the United States. Likewise, the US Navy will patrol the waters between the US and any other nation and are required to stop and inspect any boat leaving or entering US territorial waters. The military can automatically deploy without Congressional approval to defend US territory from a foreign invader. Any other action of the military must be approved by Congress.

The Federal Reserve—which is a private bank—will be abolished and any national bank will be made illegal. The Federal Government may be allowed to print reserve notes, but are strictly limited to the amount of valuable minerals or precious stones stored in federal vaults.

Large business has proven to be as bad for freedom and liberty as big government. Therefore, restrictions need to be placed on all companies and conglomerates of companies that the total size of any collaboration cannot exceed 1,500 employees or .0001% of the US Gross National Product. Any excess of this limit will be taxed at 100%. ( I am not certain if that is a good percentage to set that rate at, but it needs to be something that keeps companies from growing too big and making competition from startups and mom & pop business impossible. It also keeps them from growing so financially strong they control the media and even government as they can now).

No Federal or state government is allowed to support it citizens on any type of long term sustained welfare program.

My final recommendation, taxes. The Federal Government and all state governments are limited to taxing its people through sales tax only. No other form of taxation is constitutional, with the exception that the Federal Government may tax goods being imported into the United States. The Government is limited to the funds it collects each fiscal year and is not allowed to deficit spend except in a time of war. After any war, the government has 15 years to get out of debt.

 

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How the Government Shutdown May Impact Hunters

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Yosemite National Park turned 123 years old today.  But there was no celebration because it, along with many other public lands, closed as a result of the government representatives’ inability to agree on a budget.  So for now, Yosemite Falls has been turned off and El Capitan has a big sheet over it.  Uncle Sam couldn’t afford a birthday cake for you this year, Yosemite.

All media outlets over the past week have been bombarded with news of how the House and Senate cannot agree on the fiscal budget.  Whether you agree with one side or the other, there are real concerns over how the shutdown of our government will impact us as hunters.

1.       Public land use

Over the past week both the BLM and Forest Service published contingency plans for the potential shutdown.  Basically and governmental service that is not “essential to running the government” is going…

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The Mushrooms of Muhammad

For many years America was the beacon of light and hope to the world.  We were the land of the free where men and women could come and build their own American dream. They brought their cultures, and they brought their religions, but they integrated into the American melting pot to become part of a new nation, to become one with their new homeland. As they came over and worked hard, their success added to the strength of the nation and America became rich in both culture and prosperity.

Then in wake of the counterculture of the 60’s and 70’s, we have seen a steady decay of the American culture. Grounds were set where people were encouraged to strive for individualism and not become a cooperative member of society. The melting pot was broken and replaced with a tossed salad. The minor differences in the cultures of the American people now became the dominant focus and cause for division. Where we were once a single people, now we are many;  each subculture is told that they are being treated unequally and unfairly. We once worked together side-by-side for our common goals, now we have become obsessed that someone is getting something over on us at our own expense. The only way to correct these perceived wrongs is to tear down the system that once held us together.

By far the largest obstacle to the socialists of the counterculture is a society with high moral and ethical values. Our reliance on God and deep rooted Christian beliefs were a strong bonding agent for our nation. In order to break down our society, they had to break down those religious beliefs. Socialism provided the perfect solution for this. It took decades, but the steady attack on traditional Christian beliefs moved many to start relying on government instead of God.

This is when our society began to die. As Americans began to lose their moral compass, the rampant spread of crime, drugs, and pornography became more prevalent. By themselves, these are not the results of a nation gone astray but the symptoms of a people with little to no conscience. Our society began to experience decay and rotting from the inside. As a society, we began to die.

People lost their sense of right and wrong. They no longer cared about society, only about themselves. The extent in which they tried to control the masses is to only secure money and power unto themselves. The only thing people believed was wrong was that Christians are wrong. Moral absolutes were gone. Everything had become relative.  

This is where Islam thrives. They grow in the rot of society like mushrooms in a dead tree. Our new secular society refuses to agree with anything Christians believe is right or wrong, because they see this as the greatest threat to their power. They cannot declare that the culture of Islam is wrong when it stands in opposition to moral standings of Christianity. Indeed, they must embrace it in the spirit of multiculturalism.

If all beliefs are equal and only traditional Christianity is wrong, then society is forced then to allow each culture to define themselves without external judgment. In fact, the preachings of multiculturalism force society to withhold any judgments and embrace those beliefs, regardless of how distasteful, with full acceptance. It’s a forced hand. Multiculturalism is needed to kill the religion of traditional Christianity, but Muslims use multiculturalism to push their own religion. Since Muslims are using multiculturalism to push their beliefs, then they can use their own concept of taqiyya—lying for the benefit of the religion of Islam—to teach that they are a religion of peace and tolerance in line with the values of multiculturalism.

Socialists have been pushing for the destruction of Christian ideologies in Western society for near a century now. They have been doing this in hopes of building a great Marxist society where the government takes care of everyone, and everybody is equal regardless of potential. But they were not the only ones paying attention to the changing world. Christianity was the main obstacle keeping Islam out of the West. Once those barriers were destroyed, it opened the flood gates for Islam to piggyback right behind the socialists and there is nothing they can do about it, because the socialists still believe Christianity is the biggest threat to their vision of Utopia.

Europe will most definitely fall completely under the control of the rising Islamic empire within 20 years, unless the Europeans become willing to fight for their dying culture. Hard to say if they will or won’t. We won’t last much longer after that. Islam will wait as long as needed, but once they control lands with nuclear weapons, like France, then they will go back to their roots and move to control the world by the sword. In the face of Islam, you only have three choices: convert, submit, or die.

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Rivers Of Crocodile Tears Flow From Washington D.C.

The news has again today focused on polititians pointing fingers at eachother while hiding in plain view the the very problem with the Federal Government’s fiscal woes. Various elected officials have cried about parks, national defense, and (whoops!) “non-essential employees”.  As America goes ever deeper into debt, the debate over funding the government is all about Obama Care, with no mention of numerous other parasitic programs, most of which are patently unconstitutional, that are bleeding America dry.

Let’s start with the National Parks Service (which cannot exist under Article I, Section 8, clause 17 and Amendment X, except within the boundaries of D.C.). From Yosimite to Yellowstone to the Grand Canyon to Glacier, people are being barred from entering. Cry me a river! Isn’t America 16 trillion dollars in debt with nearly 100 trillion in unfunded liabilities? Would a sane person keep a vacation home if their debt was rising dramatically and unable to balance their budget?

The fact is, with the exception of what is innumerated in the Constitution, any government owned “park” outside of D.C. is the property of the State they are in. This is also true with the National Forests. In Idaho, for instance, two thirds of that State is federal property in which Idaho’s government has absolutely no say. Not only is it unfair for representatives from other States to dictate to Idaho what it does with it’s own land, it is also unfair to tax people in other States to pay for it.

There is also crocodile tears coming from intelligence and military officials that America is at a greater risk of a terrorist attack even though almost every attempt since 9/11/01 has been partly helped the FBI who essentially entraped the perpetrators with the exception of the Boston Bombing which happened even though Russia had repeatedly warned us about the Tsarnaev brothers who pulled it off under the noses of bomb sniffing dogs and a near “police state” level of security. Meanwhile, revalations of the NSA building muli-billion dollar buildings and spying on essentially every form of electronic communication is yet another testament to the federal government’s overkill approach to security which is bleeding us dry financially are destroying any semblance of liberty we have left.

To me, this whole charade is about what government wants for us; it is about their detirmination to make us think we actually need all these unnecessary programs; it is about the government selling the idea that without them nothing could function. Nothing could be farther from the truth. As for those “non-essential workers”, it is well past the time to lay them off permanently, America simply cannot afford the unnecessary any longer.

Legal Insurrection Takes Gallup To Task For Inspiring These 5 Misleading Anti-Tea Party Headlines

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A Textbook Example Of Spinning Numbers

 

Gallup Tea Party Support Chart 9-26-2013

 

 

” I covered earlier the negative spin Gallup put on its recent Tea Party polling.  What showed a stable support/opposition over the last two years — including a drop in opposition – was spun as a negative only by comparison to three years ago.

Gallup could have titled its report “No real change in Tea Party Support” or “Tea Party Support/Opposition Stable.” Instead, Gallup put this spin on it:

Gallup Tea Party Support 9-26-2013

That misleading spin has been picked up and run with across the media, which is trying to tie the supposed decline to Ted Cruz’s rise since 2012.

But there was no meaningful decline since 2012 — just 2% within the poll’s 3% margin of error.  Support is actually 1% higher than in 2011.  You have to go back three years to the 2010 mid-term pro-Republican wave election, when Tea Party support peaked briefly, to…

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Corruption in America

First line of the second paragraph of the United States Declaration of Independence: “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness”. I find this line filled with meaning, primarily that the founders acknowledge we are endowed by our Creator with the rights we fight to hold on to today. This is interesting and exactly the topic I want to touch on today.

God installed Moses as the leader of His people who were held in captivity in Egypt to bring them out of slavery and gave His people their own land to call home just as He had promised Abraham. But before the Jews even reached the lands of Canaan, they began to turn their backs on their Savior and beg for a return to Egypt and captivity. Great leaders rose time and again for the people of Israel to set the people back on the pursuit of God and His blessings as they continued to seek other gods and stray from their faith. When they pursued God’s righteousness, they received great blessings such as they had under King David and the early years of King Solomon, when they abandoned their faith, their nation fell into decline and eventually returned to slavery and exile by the Babylonians.

When our nation was formed, just as we can see in the Declaration of Independence, as a nation, we pursued God’s blessings and held His word in high esteem. Where our nation may have been far from perfect and riddled with flaws, the hearts of the American people continued to seek His guidance the best way they knew how. Because of this, our people pulled through a horrific Civil War and two World Wars each time growing stronger and increasing in wealth. After WWII, the lifestyle of the average American greatly exceeded the people of the rest of the world, so greatly were we blessed that we still have the highest quality of life on the planet.

After Solomon died, he was replaced by his son Rehoboam;  Judah’s spender was quickly diminishing due to the people turning from God and pursuing other gods. Their great wealth made them comfortable and arrogant. Their borders spanned from the Sinai Peninsula to the Euphrates River and even the Assyrian Empire was humbled by their might. But their increasing greed cause the nation to split in a civil war and both nations soon began to be picked apart by their enemies.

Now we have the first president in our nation’s history to declare we are no longer a Christian nation. He is correct. Even though the majority of Americans would identify themselves as Christians if asked, we certainly do not pursue Him. We pursue comforts, distractions and money. We have a nation-wide addiction to entertainment and an expectation that every problem should have a microwave solution.

Back to this line from our Declaration of Independence, if we do not acknowledge God as our creator in our newly formed secular society, do we still retain our right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness? Think about what we are losing across the nation as our Constitution is torn apart bit by bit before our eyes. We are struggling to retain our rights, but the whole “god thing” not so much.

Look at television programs 60 years ago and then look at them today. What a horrific difference. Think about Miley Cyrus for a minute. Pretty girl, but I have seen more wholesome looking prostitutes in downtown Seattle. She stated recently in an article about the stupidity of American morals. She complained that if she dropped the F-bomb on television they would bleep her out, but she can watch an episode of Breaking Bad on television and learn how to cook meth, kill a man, and dissolve a body in acid. She is absolutely right. MTV basically filmed her having sex on stage at the MVAs, but they will quickly sensor the word ‘molly’.

And another entertainer by the name of M.I.A. is being sued by the NFL for 1.5 million dollars because she flipped off the camera during the 2012 halftime show, but complains that the same half time show featured Madonna’s young teenage backup dancers, with their “hips thrusted in the air, legs wide open,” None of this makes any sense.

All this confusion derives from the fact that the American people have completely lost their moral compass. We have allowed, accepted, and even celebrated the destruction of the Christian values that made America special, a beacon of light in a world of darkness and oppression. But here we are, just like the Jews, selling ourselves back into slavery. This is why we are losing our rights. If we did not allow the argument of socialism into the political arena to begin with, due to its stance against God, then they wouldn’t have a foundation from which to base their arguments.

People are going to put their faith into something, either government or God. Whichever we put our faith into, we will serve. God, our creator, give us “unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness”. The only right government will ever guarantee us is the right to ignore God. So, before you hit the streets to protest about the latest Amendment under assault, or even continue your fight as the “keyboard commando” posting cute little pictures berating the president, think about taking up the fight to put God back as the real leader of our nation and restoring the order we once had.

 

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