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(Gunny G: IMHO, HEY-YOU! Is MORE THAN APPROPRIATE!) ~ Why Is the President of the United States Called “Mr. President” and How Did the Nickname Originate? – Super Beefy

July 31, 2014 5 comments

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(Gunny G: IMHO, HEY-YOU! Is MORE THAN APPROPRIATE!)  ~ Why Is the President of the United States Called “Mr. President” and How Did the Nickname Originate?

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The president of the United States was not always called “Mr. President”.

Washington wanted citizens to call him “His Mightiness, the President,” but to many people, that sounded too much like addressing the king they’d fought so hard to shed.

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Caesar Obamus – LewRockwell.com… By Andrew Napolitano…

July 31, 2014 1 comment

 

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Is the President Incompetent or Lawless?By Andrew P. Napolitano

 

July 31, 2014Email PrintFacebookTwitterShare

It has been well established under the Constitution and throughout our history that the president’s job as the chief federal law enforcement officer permits him to put his ideological stamp on the nature of the work done by the executive branch.

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The Revolutions of July… Thomas Jefferson OR Tom Paine???

July 14, 2014 1 comment

The Revolutions of July

Townhall.com ^ | July 14, 2014 | David StokesPosted on 7/14/2014, 8:59:30 AM by KaslinOn July 14, 1789, Thomas Jefferson was serving as America’s Ambassador to France. The author of the Declaration of Independence in another July, thirteen-years earlier, was an eyewitness to the political unrest leading to the storming of a political prison called The Bastille.

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Portrait of Thomas Jefferson by Rembrandt Peale in 1800. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Though the fortress housed only seven inmates at the moment, including four forgers, it remains the iconic symbol of the beginning of The French Revolution.

 

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Obama’s Secret Directive Supporting Global Islamism

July 6, 2014 3 comments

Obama’s Secret Directive Supporting Global Islamism

Front Page Mag ^ | 7/04/14 | Raymond IbrahimPosted on 7/5/2014, 10:35:23 PM by blueyonobama-is-a-terrorist-

A recent Gulf News report sheds some light on how and why the United States helped bring the Muslim Brotherhood and its Islamist allies to power, followed by all the subsequent chaos and atrocities in the Mideast region.

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Large portions of the report follow with my commentary interspersed for added context:Dubai: For the past decade, two successive US administrations have maintained close ties to the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt, Tunisia, Syria and Libya, to name just the most prominent cases.

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Jefferson Was Right… “Thomas Jefferson, the author of America’s July 4, 1776 Declaration of Secession from the British empire, was a lifelong advocate of both the voluntary union of the free, independent, and sovereign states, and of the right of secession.” – LewRockwell.com

July 6, 2014 2 comments

By Thomas DiLorenzo

July 5, 2014Email PrintFacebookTwitterShare

“The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants. It is its natural manure.”

–Letter from Thomas Jefferson to William Stephens Smith, Nov 13, 1787

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Portrait of Thomas Jefferson by Rembrandt Peale, 1805. New-York Historical Society. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

Thomas Jefferson, the author of America’s July 4, 1776 Declaration of Secession from the British empire, was a lifelong advocate of both the voluntary union of the free, independent, and sovereign states, and of the right of secession.

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“If there be any among us who would wish to dissolve this Union or to change its republican form,” he said in his first inaugural address in 1801, “let them stand undisturbed as monuments of the safety with which error of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left to combat it.

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NYPD Cop-Turned-Demonologist on Why He Believes Possessions Are on the Rise — and the Most Terrifying Thing He’s Seen During an Exorcism | Video | TheBlaze.com

July 5, 2014 2 comments

Despite always believing in the existence of good, evil and God, ex-New York Police Department sergeant Ralph Sarchie didn’t consider himself a particularly religious guy — that is, until he began battling what he says are dangerous, supernatural forces.Sarchie, a self-described demonologist who was once a cop for the 46th police precinct in New York City — and the inspiration for the new Hollywood film “Deliver Us From Evil” — told TheBlaze that he believes possessions and infestations are on the rise.“It’s definitely on the rise.

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I hate to say it,” Sarchie said in an interview. “As society pushes God out, no one can deny that that’s happening. There’s a good portion of society that just cannot stomach Jesus Christ and when I see that, I have to wonder where that hatred comes from.

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Have We Been Reading the Declaration of Independence All Wrong?… “See that period? According to Princeton professor Danielle Allen, it’s not actually in the original document. If she’s right, then the individual rights of “Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness” would share a sentence with what follows:…”

July 4, 2014 1 comment

Have We Been Reading the Declaration of Independence All Wrong?

The Wire ^ | 7/3/14 | Abby OhlheiserPosted on 7/4/2014, 1:54:38 AM by Kartographer

First, let’s pinpoint what’s in question here.

The official transcription from the National Archives reads emphasis ours:

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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.

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See that period? According to Princeton professor Danielle Allen, it’s not actually in the original document. If she’s right, then the individual rights of “Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness” would share a sentence with what follows:

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via Have We Been Reading the Declaration of Independence All Wrong?.

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SEE ALSO: DOI AUTHOR?:

WAS IT THOMAS JEFFERSON..OR… THOMAS PAINE ???

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