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  • Snickers for Seniors

    01/06/2019 4:11:04 AM PST · by sodpoodle · 21 replies
    email from old vet/friend | 1/6/2019 | unknown
    When you're eighty..............who cares? I was standing at the bar at the VFW one night minding my own business. This FAT ugly chick came up behind me, grabbed my behind and said, "You're kinda cute. You gotta phone number?" I said, "Yeah, you gotta pen?" She said, "Yeah, I got a pen". I said, "You better get back in it before the farmer misses you." Cost me 6 stitches...but, When you’re eighty..............who cares? I went to the drug store and told the clerk "Give me 3 packets of condoms, please." Lady Clerk: "Do you need a paper bag with that,...
  • Journalists raise funds for troubled Fort Hood shooter .........(Scrappleface)

    11/10/2009 6:43:09 AM PST · by IrishMike · 37 replies · 1,618+ views
    Washington Examiner ^ | November 10, 2009 | Scott Ott
    Journalists across the nation, moved by the plight of a troubled Muslim psychiatrist whose "understandable emotional turmoil" broke out in gunfire last week at Fort Hood, Texas, will hold a major fundraising event in the coming weeks in honor of the accused shooter, Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan. News coverage of the tragedy sparked reporters and anchors in the mainstream media to "reach out to Hasan in love and brotherhood because his righteous indignation at the illegal wars in Iraq and Afghanistan led him to express his outrage in the only avenue open to a non-journalist," according to an unnamed organizer...
  • Hillary Clinton 2008 Confirmed?

    01/17/2005 4:38:09 PM PST · by yoe · 51 replies · 6,759+ views
    National Ledger ^ | Jan. 16, 2005 | Staff
    New York Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-NY) has long been rumored as desperately seeking the democratic nomination for president in 2008. And while many political observers fully expect the power hungry former First Lady to hit the campaign trail within only a few months of being re-elected as a US Senator in 2006, US News & World report claims to have a confirmation of sorts. From USNews.Com's Washington Whispers: Hillary's in… You don't have to take it from us about Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton 's desire to run for president. Her brothers, Hugh and Tony Rodham, say it's true. Friends...
  • Generals turn on ‘ornery’ Rumsfeld ("SWEET AND LOVEABLE" ALERT)

    10/20/2002 1:52:46 AM PDT · by MadIvan · 36 replies · 259+ views
    The Sunday Times ^ | October 20, 2002 | Tony Allen-Mills
    WITH the world facing terrorist chaos and the looming prospect of war, Donald Rumsfeld, the US defence secretary, took to his Pentagon podium and declared: “I am sweet and lovable.” For the millions of television viewers around the world who have reportedly fallen in love with Rumsfeld’s folksy performances at Pentagon briefings, it was a typical tongue-in-cheek pronouncement by a master American strategist who, most realise, is rarely sweet and lovable when plotting war on Iraq. Yet it reflected a different problem that until recently has been hidden. For all his success in guiding American forces to victory in Afghanistan,...