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Once There Were Giants

Bill110 Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 8:55 AM
"There was Fighting Bob LaFollete, who bestrode the Senate when Progressive was still an honorable designation,---". Since when has communism ever been an "honorable designation"? LaFollete was a traitor. Yes, there have been many great heroes in battle who came home, were elected to congress, and then destroyed our republic with "friendly fire". Constitutional illiteracy has been the greatest enemy of our republic.

"Second Lieutenant Daniel K. Inouye distinguished himself by extraordinary heroism in action on 21 April 1945, in the vicinity of San Terenzo, Italy. While attacking a defended ridge guarding an important road junction, Second Lieutenant Inouye skillfully directed his platoon through a hail of automatic weapon and small arms fire, in a swift enveloping movement that resulted in the capture of an artillery and mortar post and brought his men to within 40 yards of the hostile force. Emplaced in bunkers and rock formations, the enemy halted the advance with crossfire from three machine guns.

"With complete disregard for his...

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