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  • Feminist state destruction of mens' lives.

    10/25/2020 8:24:17 AM PDT · by Ozguy1945 · 21 replies
    Do Freepers fear feminism in government? Is justice for men impossible now?
  • The solution to feminist destruction of The West is Gender Peace.

    10/23/2020 7:06:36 AM PDT · by Ozguy1945 · 5 replies ^ | 24th October, 2020, Australian time | Ozguy1945
    The solution to feminist destruction of The West is Gender Peace. I live in a society where a corrupted judiciary and police force routinely allow selfish women to persecute innocent men. A nanny state where illusions of safety replace the old freedoms which suited and underpinned family life. My message to America is to be very careful about every promise of safety which involves giving up freedom. Praise the Lord for a 6-3 conservative majority in SCOTUS. If Potus 45 does not survive into a second term, a deeply conservative Supreme Court will give some measure (or maybe even magnificent)...
  • Black Tide Rising: Volume 1 Graphic Novel Indigogo

    10/18/2020 9:32:39 AM PDT · by tbw2 · 4 replies
    Indiegogo ^ | 10/01/2020 | Chuck Dixon
    New York Times Bestseller John Ringo's Epic Zombie Series, Adapted by Comics Legend Chuck Dixon!
  • Former art teacher leads Evers’ (D, WI) COVID response

    10/15/2020 8:25:07 AM PDT · by Diana in Wisconsin · 7 replies
    Wisconsin Spotlight ^ | October 15, 2020 | M.D. Kittle
    MADISON, WI — The bureaucrat in charge of Wisconsin’s response to COVID-19 was an art teacher before rising through the ranks of the state Department Health Services. Stephanie Smiley serves as director of DHS’ Bureau of Communicable Diseases and interim administrator of the Division of Public Health. Yet, Smiley does not have degrees in medicine or science, a point state Sen. Steve Nass says should not be lost in Gov. Tony Evers’ constant mantra of “following the science” and relying on the experts in battling the coronavirus. Smiley holds a Bachelor of Science in Art Teacher Education from the University...
  • Freedom Of Speech includes listening ...... Lest We Forget Bing Crosby

    10/13/2020 3:23:39 PM PDT · by Ozguy1945 · 7 replies ^ | 14th October 2020 Australian time | Ozguy1945
    I love seeing Donald Trump speak against the fear mongering surrounding Coronavirus. The most draconian lockdowns in the world in Australia have seen one million people (4% of the Australian population) seeking mental health services because of the stress of the many forms of police state imprisonment and destruction of freedom imposed on the people. Anyone who has read and believed Exodus knows that God sends pandemics to test people’s capacity to accept His will. Many people of a more scientific and less religious disposition believe that Mother Earth is a self correcting whole where pandemics may be a result...
  • Remembering George Mason

    10/05/2020 1:01:48 PM PDT · by Ozguy1945 · 12 replies ^ | 5th October, American time | Ozguy1945
    The anniversary of George Mason's death is coming up. on Wednesday. His thoughts were pure, both of his times and ahead of them. This bit of Word Art pays tribute.
  • Remembering Samuel Adams

    10/02/2020 8:39:18 AM PDT · by Ozguy1945 · 7 replies ^ | 2nd October 2010 Americantime | Ozguy1945
    Socialist Left government in the state of Victoria senselessly destroys lives. It gives me comfort to look to the old fashioned wisdom of America. I pray that Biden does not do to you what Dictator Daniel Andrews has done to those of us down here who value history.
  • Review: Kyle Rittenhouse - The Truth in 11 Minutes (video)

    09/27/2020 7:44:39 AM PDT · by marktwain · 27 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 27 September, 2020 | Dean Weingarten
    On 22 September, 2020, a powerful video put out by #FightBack, was published on Youtube, with a mirror site on Bitchute. This is a review of the 11 minute video. I give it 4.5 stars.  #FightBack is collecting funds for Kyle Rittenhouse's defense. From is a Texas 501(c)(4) not-for-profit organization established to promote social welfare through advocacy and just treatment of people and organizations with respect to their civil and constitutional rights. Link to youtube videoIn case the youtube video is taken down (social media is reported as saying Kyle is a "mass killer"), here is a ...
  • VANITY: Anyone tried CURIOSITY STREAM? Looks good.

    09/22/2020 7:43:07 PM PDT · by BunnySlippers · 25 replies
    Access to lots of documentaries. Looks like good content. Inexpensive. Has anyone tried?
  • How to clean and preserve paperback books

    09/18/2020 3:50:56 PM PDT · by Fai Mao · 22 replies ^ | 6/2008 | Unattributed
    That they’re easy to carry, often pocket-perfect and lightweight, inexpensive (or relatively so), and sold in drugstores, airport arcades, supermarkets, and many other venues outside the hallowed precincts of the glorious bookstore does not make them less worthy of a good life as a book. Many old and battered paperbacks are treasured by their owners, for content they can’t replace in another edition or for pure sentimental attachment. Who among us hasn’t got paperbacks that we can’t part with, even as we wonder what we can do to keep them going? Paperbacks’ chief fault lies in the often low-grade (inexpensive)...
  • Deaf Composers, Silenced Writers, Fragile Violins, and the Late Quartets of our Times

    09/16/2020 3:00:49 PM PDT · by tbw2 · 8 replies
    Liberty Island Magazine ^ | 09/03/2020 | Scott Seward Smith
    Because he was deaf when he wrote them, Beethoven never heard his “late quartets”. This is a remarkable anecdote; an inhuman feat of human creativity. I was reminded of a resonant anecdote while reading in the Spectator US of a meeting between British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and his wife and Prince Harry and Meghan Markle—bear with me. The article described that the Laborite couple later sent the laborious couple a book of poems by Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, a 17th century Mexican nun and poet. The Spectator describes her as “a poet known for her proto-feminism and...
  • MAGA Street People

    09/06/2020 12:25:25 PM PDT · by blueyes · 10 replies
    Youtube ^ | 05 September 2020 | Beverly Hills
    Overcome hate with Love.
  • The crux of western culture: Fatherhood (or parenthood if you want to be more modern) as celebrated by John Ford in The Iron Horse. (A micro-movie adaptation.)

    08/31/2020 9:26:22 AM PDT · by Ozguy1945 · 2 replies ^ | 31st August, 2020, American time | Ozguy1945
    The crux of western culture: Fatherhood (or parenthood if you want to be more modern) as celebrated by John Ford in The Iron Horse. (A micro-movie adaptation.) If the family is the heart of human life, then for thousands of years whatever fathers (and mothers) pass on to their sons has been a sustaining force in The West. Now such patriarchy is unfashionable. But that does not mean that good fathering has ceased to be a human need. Can the excesses of misandrist feminism be turned back to allow us a world with a better balance between men and women...
  • Potus 45 remembers the heroes of 1945 .........

    08/13/2020 11:54:13 AM PDT · by Ozguy1945 · 4 replies ^ | 14th April 2020 Australian time | Ozguy1945
    Veteran Tulsi got it right on Tucker Carlson about what a danger to freedom the likes of Kamala Harris would be:
  • Nanzi's Amerika -- The Kristallnacht, Night of Broken Glass comes to Minneapolis, NYC... (pics)

    08/12/2020 5:59:19 AM PDT · by poconopundit · 20 replies
    "There is utter denial on the part of Democrats everywhere that anything is amiss in Portland, Minneapolis, Seattle, New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Atlanta, or anywhere else that Antifa and BLM thugs are attacking. They burn, smash and pillage municipal, state and Federal facilities.  Then they loot businesses large and small, generating chaos that is only half-heartedly acted upon by the local police, who are under an almost universal “Stand-down” order from the municipal authorities, with very real instances of defunding or neutering of police functions. This is much longer and more widespread than the “Kristallnacht” of Germany,...
  • Cancel Flannery O’Connor? Why Stop There?

    08/09/2020 3:19:07 PM PDT · by Rummyfan · 9 replies
    ARC Digital ^ | 6 Aug 2020 | Justin Lee
    If you’re going to Mao up the canon, don’t half-ass it On June 22, The New Yorker published the execrable essay “Just How Racist Was Flannery O’Connor?” by Paul Elie. The essay is pure race-bait meant only to stoke trouble and earn its author progressive plaudits for claiming the scalp of a revered figure in American letters. The hatchet job even abuses its primary source, Angela Alaimo O’Donnell’s recent study Radical Ambivalence: Race in Flannery O’Connor—so much so that O’Donnell felt compelled to savage Elie in an article for Commonweal:Elie mines the book for what he refers to as “nasty”...
  • Is this the most important American presidential election for freedom since 1964? How highly does POTUS 45 rank among the icons of American freedom?

    08/07/2020 3:32:25 PM PDT · by Ozguy1945 · 25 replies ^ | 8th August, 2020, Australian time | Ozguy1945
    Freedom is amazing because, unless you are God, it is impossible to know exactly what it is and where it will take you. (See the micro-movie in the link for how this has happened to me today: from street art to Whitman to Virgil to God knows what next.) Is this the most important American presidential election for freedom since 1964? Nobody knew then that the presidential careers of two two-term presidents (Nixon - debatable as a two-termer? - and Reagan) would have a re-beginning in Nixon's case and a beginning in Reagan's case. As I see it, this happened...
  • Prohibition Vs Freedom: Does The Modern World Need To Swing Back To Temperance?

    08/06/2020 12:38:42 PM PDT · by Ozguy1945 · 35 replies
    I believe Douglas MacArthur got it right when he described the nature of freedom in the place of his birth The Wild West of America: “……. nowhere else has there been the savage turbulence, the striking vitality and the raucous glamour of the struggle for law and order in the American West.” Only a few decades later the nation swung the opposite way with the bold experiment of Prohibition. Why did that policy fail? What was good about it? For all my life abstaining from alcohol has been my personal choice. But now, at the age of 63, an old...
  • Having a drink for the veterans. Their spirit was to share.

    08/05/2020 9:03:06 AM PDT · by Ozguy1945 · 2 replies ^ | 5th August 2020 | Ozguy1945
    In Australia a "digger" is a word used for soldiers with very strong egalitarian connotations. That is part of the tradition of mateship which has taken a battering in PC times. In the harsh conditions of war everything was often, but not always, shared much more readily than in the less brotherly "real world". My little mate Trooper Al Godfrey flew the Australian flag outside his home for his three mates Ben Lappin, Doug Tatti and Jack Dillion for 70 years after the war because of his promise to them in Borneo in World War Two. Lest We Forget.
  • Nanny State first. Police State next. A warning from Australia.

    08/02/2020 3:05:19 PM PDT · by Ozguy1945 · 10 replies ^ | 3rd August 2020, Australian time | Ozguy1945
    America, if you want to know what a nanny state turning itself into a police state looks like, watch Victoria in Australia. On a day when 672 new Corona-virus cases and 7 deaths were reported in the state of Victoria, population 6.39 million, a state of disaster was declared. This suspends the known rules to enforce new restrictions like this: There is an 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. curfew. Only one person per day can leave a household to buy food. All single parents must leave all their children unattended to buy food. One hour per day of exercise for...