NBC & The U.S. Open: Pledge of Allegiance

Discussion in 'The Constitutional & RKBA Forum' started by Juker, Jun 19, 2011.

  1. Juker

    Juker New Member

    Feb 8, 2011
    Land of Lincoln
    Hmmm.... Do you know the Pledge of Allegiance?

    Maybe you can figure out what's missing from this Pledge of Allegiance montage put together by NBC for the U.S. Open...


    IMPORTANT NOTE: This link (and the issue therein) was sent to me in an email. My sharing it here does not imply any endorsement of NBC, its affiliates or subsidiaries, golf, the U.S. Open, television, youtube, or any firecrackers that may appear anywhere in the video.
    Last edited: Jun 19, 2011
  2. RunningOnMT

    RunningOnMT New Member

    Nov 19, 2008
    Akron, Ohio
    The progressives are attempting (and succeeding) to transform America into a Godless, socialist utopia. To continue their agenda it is necessary to destroy the belief, reverence for, and faith in, almighty God and the concept of liberty and justice instilled by that faith in Christians and Jews.

    "Under God" was a necessary phrase in the pledge because without God there is no liberty nor justice. Whether or not individual progressives are atheist doesn't matter as long as they go along with the notion that acknowledging God in public affairs is inappropriate.

    It is my belief that things will never truly get better in the world or our country until Christ's return. We are speeding headlong toward Armageddon and all we can do is resist as much as we can and hold onto those values and beliefs with which most of us were raised.

  3. Marlin T

    Marlin T Well-Known Member

    Jul 8, 2005
    New Mexico
    I expect nothing less than that coming from the whitehouse owned NBC. They both have one thing in common though, they are both Anti American.
  4. doakster

    doakster New Member

    Jan 6, 2011
    pflugerville tx
    Why not do something about it??
    Pick up the phone and get it fixed.
    Or get a pen and write a letter.
    Last but not least we do have our firearms.....lets lock and load!!!!
  5. Bobitis

    Bobitis Guest

    I rate youtube below snopes.

    It's a free for all, and anything goes.:rolleyes:

    While it doesn't suprise me that any MSM outlet would stoop to this level, it also comes as no suprise that some other idiot would manufacture this kinda tripe.

    The www is ripe for misinformation.
  6. Bobitis

    Bobitis Guest

    Imagine that?

    Recant when you're called on the carpet.:rolleyes:
  7. Juker

    Juker New Member

    Feb 8, 2011
    Land of Lincoln

    To quote the ubiquitous Ms. Spears: "ooooops, they did it again..."
  8. Old Guy

    Old Guy Member

    Mar 19, 2009
    I was watching and it got my attention right away. I am glad that enough rancor was raised to call their hand. However this just simply plays into the liberal socialist pattern. They will do it over and over until they do not hear enough complaints if that is possible.
  9. Gun Geezer

    Gun Geezer Well-Known Member

    Oct 5, 2009
    Central Florida
    The problem is, the Pledge as it is taught in school is just a bunch of words. Not enough time or effort is spent making sure everyone understands and appreciates the true meaning of the words otherwise it's like learning to sing songs in another language. You say all the words and they are meaningless. Listen to the late,great Red Skelton say the Pledge and explain each and every sentence. It should be required of every American!
  10. Hatch

    Hatch Former Guest

    Sep 24, 2010
    To quote Claire Wolf: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Claire_Wolf

    "America is at that awkward stage; it's too late to work within the system, but too early to shoot the bastards"
  11. hogger129

    hogger129 Well-Known Member

    Nov 29, 2009
    Wow... Just wow...

    What is the point of taking God out of everything? It's not like there's a law that says they have to respect God.

    But I also thought the law said they couldn't stop me from respecting God.

    Idk maybe I'm just getting old but I said "Under God" in school, and I graduated in 2005.
  12. lawdawg

    lawdawg Member

    Jun 21, 2010
    South Alabama
    The 1st amendment grants us freedom of religion, not freedom from religion. There is a difference. The separation of church and state, though not a term used in the constitution, was a phrase used by Thomas Jefferson and others. It was meant to keep the government from meddling in church affairs moreso than the church meddling in governmental affairs. It seems some in our country takes the opposite view and thinks the 1st amendment means that any mention of God is forbidden in public, and is an assault on their rights if mentioned, or worshiped in public. This was NEVER the intention of the framers of the constitution, and their individual writings comfirm this.

    The very wording: "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof ", says it very plainly. It, like the rest of the Bill of Rights, is a restriction placed on government, not the people. It is sad that we have allowed our rights to be eroded by certain members of our society.

  13. Juker

    Juker New Member

    Feb 8, 2011
    Land of Lincoln
    Well said.

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  14. cutter

    cutter New Member

    Aug 3, 2008
    A+ for Gun Geezer!!! Red Skelton explained the Pledge in a way that I will never forget!!! Like you said everyone should listen to it!
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