The world is not coming to an end!

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by johnston3407, Nov 8, 2006.

  1. johnston3407

    johnston3407 New Member

    The sky is not falling! It might seem that way but the USA is strong! We will survive!
  2. 358 winchester

    358 winchester *TFF Admin Staff*

    Apr 25, 2004
    Pensacola Fl. area
    You are right we will survive! The question is will we remain free or become subjects? Will we be allowed to continue to believe in the GOD of our choice?
    Will we be allowed to have a small chicken pen for fresh eggs? And the big QUESTION Will we be able to afford to continue to live a normal life or will that be taxed out of reach for the elderly?
    No the sky isn't falling but I dang sure ain't trusting the GOVERNMENT to take care of me for anything!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!:mad: :mad: :mad:
    who would start his own country if I could

  3. satellite66

    satellite66 New Member

    Oct 6, 2004
    Central NJ
    We survived Jimmy Carter barely so we only have to survive this for 2 yrs. Lets hope the dems really did have some kind of plan for our security.
  4. polishshooter

    polishshooter Well-Known Member

    Mar 25, 2001
    Wait and see, this may work out....

    It can ONLY go one of two ways (1) The Dems start gloating and talking "mandate," get drunk on power and immediately try to push all the Liberal Crap we are afraid of, and vote to run from the war (2) The Dems actually start listening to the Conservatives and moderates WITHIN their party, and we start getting honest debate again, and actual "bipartisanship."

    IF it's the first, things will go to hell in a handbasket, we might get hit again, and IF the Republicans can regroup with true CONSERVATISM, which WINS, they will only have control for two years.

    If it's the SECOND, it will be GOOD for the USA...we NEED an active, HONEST, truly AMERICA first Two-party system to survive....
  5. johnston3407

    johnston3407 New Member

    I have never counted on the Government for any thing but taxes. It may be scarry but I still believe in the Americian way.
  6. rosierita

    rosierita Active Member

    Mar 13, 2004
    South Carolina
    i dont trust dims for anything! (& i barely trust reps!) i believe that bush will find his veto pen & learn how to use it.....

    i expect the reps that survived to make a shift to the rt & dims to do their best to appear as conservatives... (which will most likely fail)

    this election was given to the dims bc the republicans left their base.
  7. We just won't have our AK-47s, M-16s,

    ANY Automatic rifles, Automatic shotguns or hand guns.....:mad:

    You know these Democrap panty-wetters

    don't know the difference between "semi-auto & full-auto".....:mad:
  8. polishshooter

    polishshooter Well-Known Member

    Mar 25, 2001
    You might be right, I'm afraid, if the Dems eventually get the Senate....

    Remember George Bush in '04 said he WOULD sign an AWB extension if it made it to his desk.:cool:

    At the time it was thought only to make him more acceptable to "moderates" during the election, knowing full well the Republicans in the House would never pass it....but we will have to see.....

    I'd better save my money to get my first "Black gun" soon, huh....:cool:
  9. satellite66

    satellite66 New Member

    Oct 6, 2004
    Central NJ
    Bush is not running again so lets hope that he stocks up on veto pens.
  10. Marlin

    Marlin *TFF Admin Staff Chief Counselor*

    If one wishes, as I, to have something along the lines of a semi-auto rifle, NOW is the time to get it!!!!!!!!!!!!

    I have had a longtime craving for a Browning BAR in .300 Win Mag..... Just haven't had the sheckles, however. And now, for the first time, they are offering it in a true Left Handed model for 2007 !!!!!
  11. polishshooter

    polishshooter Well-Known Member

    Mar 25, 2001
    But then again, there's those "moderate" Dems that are now in solidly RED districts, like in Florida, Texas, and AZ, that ONLY won due to corruption, or dirty trick issues, along with the ones that just may actually BE conservative, like Heath Shuler, and a few others....

    No WAY they could vote for it and get reelected, no matter WHAT Pelosi says so just MAYBE there's hope....

    And with Lieberman winning DESPITE being stabbed in the back by Kennedy, Clinton, and Schumer...there is hope we may ACTUALLY get debate allowed again WITHIN the Democrat party like it's supposed to be, not just a "divided" GOP fighting with "united" Democrat Party....

    The Democrats are going to find out quickly it's a HELLUVA lot easier to criticize from the outside, than to actually have to come up with an actual plan and SELL it....
  12. On thing I noted about the election is that a very high percentage of the Democrats elected are what could be reasonably categorized as "conservative" Democrats. Granted, that still places them too far to the left for my liking, at least on some issues, but it may well be, as Polish suggests, that the pendulum has not swung as far to the left as Pelosi and her ilk may think.
  13. polishshooter

    polishshooter Well-Known Member

    Mar 25, 2001

    You know, the BEST thing that could happen for Republicans WOULD be for them to misread it, and hit the ground running with all kinds of Liberal Controversial bills right off the Clinton did with "Gays in the Military," and embracing the "condom queen" for SG, and other Liberal gaffes....the public swung QUICKLY and two years later the GOP won for the first time in 40 some years....

    One BAD thing is if it happens too quickly, the Republicans might MISS the chance to purge their OWN "wannabe loved by the press moderates" and get back to Conservative Principles.....on which they ALWAYS win. Low taxes, Low spending, SMALL government, Pro-life, Pro-military, Pro-gun, strict interpretation of the Constitution...

    But fortunately or unfortunately I happen to be an AMERICAN first, not a Republican....

    I'm actually mixed....I'd LOVE to see the Democrats "get it," and moderate their positions, and shun the wacko Liberals so much they run to the marginal Socialist party, or the "Greens" where they can wail and scream and protest all they want, and get IGNORED by the rest of us "adults."

    It MIGHT mean another 40 years of Democrat control of the House, but "this Great Experiment of ours" DEPENDS on a health two party system, with BOTH parties thinking FIRST of America and her future, not THEIRS.....
    Last edited: Nov 8, 2006
  14. Nighthawk

    Nighthawk New Member

    Aug 22, 2006
    South Central Texas
    neither party thinks of USA first. their first love is to their party and actually I think in most cases that is their only love.:mad: :mad: The one consolation I have and it's a big one is GOD still sit on His throne and is in charge.
  15. polishshooter

    polishshooter Well-Known Member

    Mar 25, 2001
    Actually,. that is the lesson I HOPE the Republicans take from this, to be only concerned with keeping your POWER is the only sure way to LOSE fight for PRINCIPLE not only WINS power but KEEPS it....

    And there is NOTHING that muddles the mind more than the glee of WINNING, while nothing CONCENTRATES your mind more than the pain there is hope.
    Last edited: Nov 8, 2006
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