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  • FR's FB Page is Working Again

    01/29/2023 11:20:44 AM PST · by PROCON · 43 replies
    Jan. 29, 2023 | Vanity
    For those of you who care, as one of JimRob's FR FB Admins I appealed our Sept. 2022 ban this AM and we are reinstated. Please keep in mind that JimRob established the FB page so we could keep in contact if/when the motherboard went down. Now you all can unload on me that you've never used FB and will NEVER use FB and all who do are Zuckbots. 😂😎 OK, go ahead and flame me, I'm wearing double-secret fireproof underwear. 😉
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Remembering Our Troops! ~ 26 October 2022

    10/26/2022 6:01:12 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 41 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew and FRiend
    ~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~ ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ “Sailors Having Fun! ” QUEZON PROVINCE, Philippines (Oct. 17, 2022) Sailors assigned to the U.S. Navy’s only forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), paddle on sugar cane rafts during a Villa Escudero plantation tour in Quezon Province, Philippines, Oct. 17. During the tour, Sailors had the opportunity to experience Filipino country life by sampling traditional food and learning about the history of the former sugar cane and coconut plantation that was founded in 1872. Ronald Reagan, the flagship of Carrier Strike Group 5, provides a combat-ready...
  • Watch: Russian police pummel anti-war protesters

    09/27/2022 11:20:48 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 32 replies
    I can't see the video, even on A7, because I'm restricted for some reason or other. Let me know how it goes.
  • Chit-Chat: This screen shot of Freerepublic back-to-back posts is my feel good pic of the day.

    09/25/2022 2:38:27 PM PDT · by know.your.why · 14 replies
    Just saw this and had to just kinda point out the obvious. One post title says: "ABC's Donna Brazile: Biden Has Done a Fabulous Job on Economy." and the next one says: "Biden's Abysmal Job Approval on Inflation and the Economy May Yet Hand Republicans a Massive Victory."
  • Former FReeper "Quix" (active FReeper up through 2012) has passed.

    09/05/2022 5:25:28 AM PDT · by Drago · 76 replies
    No details available from me...didn't know him personally...just saw his obit posted on "TOS"...other FReepers probably had a lot more interaction with him, seemed like a genuine/nice guy...RIP Quix: Quix's FR posting history:;tab=comments Obit link:
  • Russian charged with using US groups to spread propaganda

    07/29/2022 2:05:27 PM PDT · by NoLibZone · 90 replies
    AP) — A Russian operative under the supervision of one of the Kremlin’s main intelligence services has been charged with recruiting political groups in the United States to advance pro-Russia propaganda, including during the invasion of Ukraine, the Justice Department said Friday. The indictment of Aleksandr Viktorovich Ionov reflects what U.S. officials say are ongoing Russian government efforts to meddle in the American political process, to shape public opinion and to sow discord and dissent on hot-button social issues. In this case, the authorities say, Ionov from 2014 through last March recruited political groups in Florida, Georgia and California and...
  • No Free Republic cursor bar

    07/24/2022 2:27:31 PM PDT · by cocoapuff · 57 replies
    Has anyone else been having problem with no cursor bar Free republic cursor bar? If page is minimized and then enlarged it does show
  • Vanity post- need help searching old posts

    06/16/2022 8:50:52 AM PDT · by MissEdie · 36 replies
    6-16-22 | MissEdie
    I need to access answers to posts I made here several years ago. I have never deleted any comments to me or by me. I know the information is there. Do any of you know how I can search previous posts/comments to me? I do not have time to go through page after page after page of responses.
  • is freerepublic working?????

    04/19/2022 3:52:19 PM PDT · by Hojczyk · 101 replies
    Is freerepublic working..
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Remembering Our Troops! ~ 17 February 2022

    02/16/2022 6:01:11 PM PST · by Kathy in Alaska · 55 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew and FRiend
    ~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~ ~ Remembering Our Troops!! ~ Mushrooms Falling From The Sky! U.S. Air Force tactical air control party (TACP) specialists assigned to Detachment 1, 3rd Air Support Operations Squadron descend over Malemute Drop Zone during airborne training at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Feb. 10, 2022. Air Force special warfare Airmen and Alaska Army National Guardsmen from the 207th Aviation Troop Command conducted the training to demonstrate airborne and mission-readiness skills in an arctic environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Alejandro Peña) Canteen Mission StatementShowing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies'...
  • I am only getting Headlines now, no article text. How do I bring it back?

    08/29/2021 2:22:09 PM PDT · by lee martell · 29 replies
    August 29 2021 | Lee Martell
    A few days ago, it appeared that someone had hacked their way into a few Free Republic accounts, then commenced to post ridiculous, often obscene posts. As a matter of caution, I logged out for a few days. However, since I have returned to the fray, I see articles by headline as before, but nothing shows any text as it usually does. Now, I'm under the Nancy Pelosi rules of expectation in that: I have to open the post to see what's in it. I can deal with it. At least I can read what's "Hot" with other posts, or...
  • Spambot Hi-Jacker incident info

    08/28/2021 12:17:25 PM PDT · by CGASMIA68 · 22 replies
    Saw on last nites thread bunch of opins Is it recommended to change passwords ?
  • Any hospital workers here? Are the hospitals really full?

    07/18/2021 7:10:27 AM PDT · by MNDude · 236 replies
    I've seen a number of articles lately about claiming the hospitals are full with Covid patients again. Is this true or just more fake news?
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Tunes For Our Troops: Aretha Franklin ~ 17 July 2021

    07/16/2021 6:01:00 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 109 replies
    Our Troops Rock ! | The Canteen Crew and FRiend
    ***** Tunes For Our Troops ~ Canteen Music Dedication Presents Aretha Franklin~ *****~ Support The Artists You Hear Throughout The Canteen ! ~ ***** Warning: Not all music may be appropriate for children! Please click with caution. Thank you! Tunes For The Troops This music is provided for the entertainment of our Troops, Veterans, Allies & their families! Enjoy the variety of musical selections that the Canteen DJs provide throughout the thread. Please ping any DJ with your requests for the Troops! All music is removed on Monday.Thanks to all the DJs for their time & effort providing entertainment...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Hall of Heroes: John Ripley ~ 05 July 2021

    07/04/2021 5:01:13 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 67 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    Our Troops Rock! Thank you for all you do! For the freedom you enjoyed yesterday... Thank the Veterans who served in The United States Armed Forces. Looking forward to tomorrow's freedom? Support The United States Armed Forces Today! ~ Hall of Heroes ~ John Ripley Info from here. John Walter Ripley (June 29, 1939–October 28, 2008) was a United States Marine Corps officer who received the Navy Cross for his actions in combat during the Vietnam War. On Easter morning 1972, Captain Ripley, repeatedly exposed himself to intense enemy fire over a three hour period as he prepared to...
  • Colorful Free Republic Daily Site Statistics

    10/08/2001 6:49:29 AM PDT · by John Robinson · 74 replies · 3,072+ views
    With the conclusion of last week, two years of Free Republic site statistics are now available for comparison. Watch the forum grow 300-400% in those two years. A remarkable achievement for a site advertised almost solely word-of-mouth. Click here to dazzle yours eyes and mind. A bountiful cornucopia, statistically pleasing, matrix of pure joy awaits.
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Sunday Chapel ~ WINNERS VS LOSERS ~ 21 March 2021

    03/20/2021 5:00:24 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 26 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    WINNERS vs LOSERS When a winner makes a mistake, he says, "I was wrong". When a loser makes a mistake, he says, "It wasn’t my fault". A winner always gives 110% no matter how big or small the task. A loser is always "too busy" to do what is necessary and finds excuses. A winner goes through a problem. A loser goes around it, and never gets past it. A winner makes commitments. A loser makes promises. A winner says, "I'm good, but not as good as I ought to be". A loser says, "I'm not as bad as...
  • Which Vaccine to Get

    03/03/2021 9:11:43 PM PST · by CondoleezzaProtege · 257 replies
    1) Pfizer 2) Moderna 3) Johnson & Johnson (Asking on behalf of relative who is young adult with no pre-existing conditions...however has had tough bouts with regular flu in the past and will likely be put in larger group settings in near future etc..)
  • Rant about FR webmaster [vanity]

    03/02/2021 1:47:05 PM PST · by logi_cal869 · 81 replies
    FR | 3/2/2021 | self
    The slur goes something like "you had one job to do", but because I'm a geek, immersed in IT and knowledgeable about webmaster things, I know it's a spoke in a wheel. But when there's a Copyright List that every responsible FReeper goes to when posting from a source which isn't familiar, there's a reasonable expectation that following what's stated on the Copyright List page is correct. I, for one, have MUCH BETTER things to do than to spend the time - repeatedly - posting something to FR only to have the message pop up "Post blocked due to copyright...
  • Free Republic Could Have Been More Popular Than Twitter And Worth A Billion 10 Years Before Twitter

    01/24/2021 3:55:28 PM PST · by Artaniss · 78 replies
    1/24/2021 | Me
    I was with FR even before my sign up date states. Lost my password and couldn't retrieve it back then. God bless Jim Robinson but with a little effort, allowing "likes" and a little advertising, etc. FR would be worth billions.