masonjs at nrtco.net
Wed Nov 11 11:19:01 PST 2009
Subject: Re: Veterans Day
And as a side note in Canada a pensioner (a lot who served in WWII and Korea
amoung other places) can expect to recieve $12,000.00 annually in old age
pension. They would be better off to leave the country ansd come back
claiming refugee status. Their income would increase by 133% to $28,000.00.
I did attend the local Remeberance Day Service in the village and thought
about my relatives who served in both world wars and the kids who are still
> You're welcome.
> Not directed to anyone here at all, just a sinister side note.
> I wish more Americans shared these sentiments, and not as just a
> convenience. Seems like all is well when the dirty work is being done, and
> service fades into obscurity when it comes time to walk the walk.
> Got laid off 18 months ago, my phone has rang exactly 5 times for an
> interview since. Unemployment runs out a week after Christmas. So our
> thank a vet day means losing our home and car and not having a place to
> No welfare, because the wife makes too much. Not enough to live off,
> though. No food stamps, no other programs. Yet they continue to tax the
> hell out of us so the illegal Mexicans literally across the street a few
> homes down from us can churn out 5 children, own a new Escalade with 22"
> rims, and a nice lowered Honda.
> Doesn't make sense.
> Forgive the rant, just getting real bitter here, especially after serving
> 10 years of the best years of my life. ...the thanks we get...
> Again, not directed at anyone here, a dry comment on the sad state of
> affairs in the US. Thanks for being here for me to air my rant.
> "I was burdened greatly by the deaths of those around me. But
> incorporating their suffering into our own lives does not change the way
> of the world."
> General John Bell Hood; Commander of the Texas Brigade, 4th Texas Calvary,
> 5th Texas Calvary, 17th Texas Infantry
> From: <coldinvt at gmavt.net>
> Sent: Wednesday, November 11, 2009 9:59 AM
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> Subject: Re: Veterans Day
>> Amen, Brother.
>> Bless Our Troops!
>>> For those of you who are veterans;
>>> I thank you for your service.
>>> For those who have sons and daughters in the military;
>>> I thank them for their service.
>>> For those who have loved ones that died serving our country;
>>> May God bless them and keep them for their ultimate sacrifice in
>>> keeping America free.
>>> Happy Veterans Day to you and yours.
>>> Bill Denton
>>> Humble and grateful citizen of the United States of America
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