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It’s kinda funny, really…

It should come as no surprise to my closest friends and family… I’m a far right leaning conservative. I’m laughing as I write. Why? Because I strongly believe in the Constitution and what the Founding Fathers intended when the United … Continue reading

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A brief look at how we’re losing our Constitutional Rights.

Every day we’re losing our Constitutional rights. They’re being slowly eroded away and it seems no one really cares or knows any better. We’ve been taught in public schools that Our United States Constitution is a ‘living’ document. Nothing could … Continue reading

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9 Things You Didn’t Know About the Second Amendment

http://www.policymic.com/articles/24557/9-things-you-didn-t-know-about-the-second-amendment 1. The Second Amendment codifies a pre-existing right   The Constitution doesn’t grant or create rights; it recognizes and protects rights that inherently exist. This is why the Founders used the word “unalienable” previously in the Declaration of Independence; … Continue reading

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First Pope from the Americas

Argentine Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio named new pope Published March 14, 2013 FoxNews.com Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2013/03/14/world-watches-as-cardinals-convene-for-2nd-day-papal-conclave/#ixzz2NUAi7oan   Argentine Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected by his peers Wednesday as the new pope, becoming the first pontiff from the Americas. He … Continue reading

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Bill of Rights

The people made the Constitution, and the people can unmake it. It is the creature of their will, and lives only by their will. Although most of the Framers of the Constitution anticipated that the Federal judiciary would be the … Continue reading

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War of Northern Aggression (Civil War) Trivia

Calling out orders to imaginary units, Confederate LtGen Nathan Bedford Forrest kept moving one section of artillery in circles, thus convincing Union Colonel Abel Streight to think he was surrounded. Colonel Streight surrendered at Lawrence, Alabama on 3 May 1863.

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Mary Edwards Walker – Medal of Honor

Mary Edwards Walker served as an assistant surgeon in Kentucky and Tennessee for the Union. She was also the only woman ever awarded the Medal of Honor. Citation: Whereas it appears from official reports that Dr. Mary E. Walker, a … Continue reading

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Robert E. Lee (1807-1870)

“With all my devotion to the Union and the feeling of loyalty and duty of an American citizen, I have not been able to make up my mind to raise my hand against my relatives, my children, my home. I … Continue reading

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