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HONORING ANOTHER AMERICAN HERO

Private First Class Austin Staggs of Weatherford, TX was killed on November 29, in the Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, along with 5 of his battle mates. Pfc. Staggs died of wounds suffered when an insurgent attacked their unit with small arms fire. Also killed in the attack were: Sgt. 1st Class Barry E. Jarvis, 36, of Tell City, Ind. Staff Sgt. Curtis A. Oakes, 29, of Athens, Ohio. Spc. Matthew W. Ramsey, 20, of Quartz Hill,…


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SOVEREIGN CITIZENS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT

Is it possible to be a conservative, believe in Constitutional rights, such as the Second Amendment, and not support extremists? Absolutely! I bring this video to your attention as a reminder that if you wear a uniform, you are a target to extremist on either side of the polictical spectrum. This is a video produced by the Southern Poverty Law Center on the killing of two West Memphis, Arkansas, police officers on May 20, 2010….


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LAYING TO REST AN AMERICAN HERO – SGT. JASON MCCLUSKEY

On Saturday, November 13, 2010 I made the trip from DFW to McAlester, OK to attend the funeral of another fallen soldier, Army Sgt. Jason McCluskey. While I try to attend any local funeral I can, this one was a little further than normal but I felt it was important to be there since there were supposed to be “protestors” there to offend the family, town and get publicity. Everyone knows who these inbred nutbags…


BRINGING HOME AN AMERICAN HERO

Thursday, October 21, 2010 Today I had the honor of escorting an American hero home after being killed in action in Afghanistan. As part of the Patriot Guard Riders we met the Kalitta Air jet, carrying the body of Army Sgt. Carlos Benitez (Carrollton, Texas), at the DFW airport. After transfer of the casket to the hearse was complete, the DFW Airport Police and the Irving, Texas, Police Department escorted the hearse and family to…


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TRAIN FOR THE BATTLE!

Ready to get back into shape or just stay in shape? 3 months ago I was weighing in at 257 pounds and couldn’t run very far without getting extremely winded and overheated. 3 months ago I decided to make a change. I hired a personal trainer and went to work. I’ll share some of what I did and what I learned to take a reasonable approach to getting in shape. I work out for 1…