Friday, June 08, 2007

Re: I don't care!

Thanks for sharing this Stacia.

As a former member of the USAF, I commend all who feel this way and do something about it.


On 6/8/07, Stacia Pratt wrote:

This is great!  Leave it to a NJ housewife to get mad and say her mind!
Note: forwarded message attached.

---------- Forwarded message ----------

>Could Not Be Said Better Written by a housewife from New Jersey and
>sounds like it! This is one upset lady.
>Are we fighting a war on terror or aren't we? Was it or was it not
>started by Islamic people who brought it to our shores on September 11,
>2001? Were people fr om all over the world, mostly Americans, not
>brutally murdered that day, in downtown Manhattan, across the Potomac
>from our nation's capitol and in a field in Pennsylvania? Did nearly
>three thousand men, women and children die a horrible, burning or
>crushing death that day, or didn't they?
>And I'm supposed to care that a copy of the Koran was 'desecrated' when
>an overworked American soldier kicked it or got it wet?...Well, I don't.
>I don't care at all. I'll start caring when Osama bin Laden turns
>himself in and repents for incinerating all those innocent people on 9/11.
>I'll care about the Koran when the fanatics in the Middle East start
>caring about the Holy Bible, the mere possession of which is a crime in
>Saudi Arabia.
>I'll care when these thugs tell the world they are sorry for hacking >
>off Nick Berg's head while Berg screamed through his gurgling slashed
>I'll care when the cowardly so-called 'insurgents' in Iraq come out and
>fight like men instead of disrespecting their own religion by hiding in
>I'll care when the mindless zealots who blow themselves up in search of
>nirvana care about the innocent children within range of their suicide
>I'll care when the American media stops pretending that their First
>Amendment liberties are somehow derived from international law instead
>of the United States Constitution's Bill of Rights.
>In the meantime, when I hear a story about a brave marine roughing up an
>Iraqi terrorist to obtain information, know this: I don't care.
>When I see a fuzzy photo of a pile of naked Iraqi prisoners who have
>been humiliated in what amounts to a college-hazing incident, rest
>assured: I don't care.
>When I see a wounded terrorist get shot in the head when he is told not
>to move because he might be booby-trapped, you can take it to the bank:
>I don't care.
>When I hear that a prisoner, who was issued a Koran and a prayer mat,
>and fed 'special' food that is paid for by my tax dollars, is
>complaining that his holy book is being 'mishandled,' you can absolutely
>believe in your heart of hearts: I don't care.
>And oh, by the way, I've noticed that sometimes it's spelled 'Koran' and
>other times 'Quran.' Well, Jimmy Crack Corn and - you guessed it - I
>don't care ! ! ! ! !
>If you agree with this viewpoint, pass this on to all your e-mail friend s.
>Sooner or later, it'll get to the people responsible for this ridiculous
>If you don't agree, then by all means hit the delete button. Should you
>choose the latter, then please don't complain when more atrocities
>committed by radical Muslims happen here in our great country! And may I
>'Some people spend an entire lifetime wondering if they made a
>difference in the world. But, the Marines don't have that problem.' -
>Ronald Reagan
>I have another quote that I would like to add AND.......I hope you
>forward all this.
>'If we ever forget that we're One Nation Under God, then we will be a
>nation gone under.' Also by.. Ronald Reagan
>One last thought for the day:  In case we find ourselves starting to
>believe all the anti-American sentiment and negativity, we should
>remember England's Prime Minister Tony Blair's words during a recent
>interview. When asked by one of his Parliament members why he believes
>so much in America, he said: 'A simple way to take measure of a country
>is to look at how many want in... And how many want out.'

Eric Standlee

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