This is What Freedom Looks Like

Posted Sunday, June 13, 2010, at 9:56 AM
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  • Inspiring Sam, absolutely inspiring!

    -- Posted by Chunky Peanut Butter on Sun, Jun 13, 2010, at 12:27 PM
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    You wrote some days ago about Audie Murphy. How old was he when defending his country? 16? 17? We most certainly need to accept and nurture that part of us that wants to climb mountains and cross oceans. I actually marvel at this kid.

    -- Posted by Leo.Pold on Sun, Jun 13, 2010, at 1:00 PM
  • That failed experience probably taught Abby Sunderland more about herself than thirty 'normal' years of acceptable Social behavior. Even though not 'alone,' I learned much about 'Self' where you know that if something goes dreadfully wrong, only God can save you, and whether or not we be worth the saving.

    Thanks for the article Sam. I agree, Geraldo, does play the emotional strings, for his followers.

    Indian Ocean: The most beautiful sun-rises, and settings, I have ever seen, especially when 'Glassy Smooth.' Yeee-Haaa!!!

    -- Posted by Navyblue on Sun, Jun 13, 2010, at 5:18 PM
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    I personally loved the story of Abby Sunderland and was hoping that she would make the trek around the world. Unfortunately the weather had different plans.

    With the situation with Geraldo, it sounds to me like Geraldo (possibly going back to his days when he had his own talk show) was trying to make a story where there was none.

    I agree, Sam, Abby is what freedom looks like.

    -- Posted by MichaelHendricks on Sun, Jun 13, 2010, at 7:12 PM
  • I agree, Sam,but if we the American people keep letting the Government go the way it's going this will be taken away from us too! Not just today's government, most before and after this one....Has anyone ever notice that there are no American flags behind Obama when he gives a speeches..:(

    -- Posted by orville on Mon, Jun 14, 2010, at 8:49 AM
  • I know Mr.Loud.Just seeing how stirred up you can get...LOL...

    -- Posted by orville on Tue, Jun 15, 2010, at 3:54 AM
  • Please, no sweet heart crap you don't know me!

    -- Posted by orville on Tue, Jun 15, 2010, at 9:25 AM
  • Entertain yourselves.Larry,Moe and Curly...lol

    -- Posted by orville on Wed, Jun 16, 2010, at 12:04 PM
  • LOL...

    -- Posted by orville on Wed, Jun 16, 2010, at 5:22 PM
  • Mr.Loud,to live in today's world you have to be.Just wish more people would get that old common sense,common courtesy and respect for others back.And no books are going to teach that...

    -- Posted by orville on Thu, Jun 17, 2010, at 8:14 PM
  • Sorry Guill,I don't read.I can of course but don't.Don't take the time.You see I work every day and enjoy it.I my spend a couple of minutes reading the paper or these blogs.Plus I'm proud to be a country hick as you call it.Have not read a book since I left school at 16 back in 76...I own my home and every thing I have and owe no one..So please do not call me a CON-BOT..THX..

    -- Posted by orville on Fri, Jun 18, 2010, at 11:38 AM
  • ROFLMAO!

    -- Posted by orville on Fri, Jun 18, 2010, at 12:26 PM
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