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Medal of Honor recipient declines Obama’s State of the Union invite

Discussion in 'The Okie Corral' started by HerrGlock, Feb 12, 2013.

  1. JBnTX

    JBnTX

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    He doesn't want to be exploited by Obama.
     

  2. sombunya

    sombunya I Like To Watch

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    Usually sit beside the first lady?

    I don't blame him for declining the invite.
     
  3. janice6

    janice6 Silver Member

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    If you have convictions you have to live by them.
     
  4. RGbiker

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    The meat of the story.
     
  5. Big Bird

    Big Bird NRA Life Member

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    Don't blame him. Wouldn't want to be a prop for the idiot in the White House either.

    Good call Trooper. From one Cavalryman to another I salute you...
     
  6. wrenrj1

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    +1

    Retired Cav. Medic (PSG) myself. Cav on!
    Wren SFC, NE ARNG (Ret.)
     
  7. meathead19

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    Respect is earned.

    Atta boy. :wavey:
     
  8. GreenDrake

    GreenDrake Rip Lips

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    Good call, better to spend time with buddies and family than with puppeteers.
     
  9. Lone_Wolfe

    Lone_Wolfe Sandbox Refugee CLM

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  10. sugarcreek

    sugarcreek familyman

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  11. M2 Carbine

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    Good for him.


    It pisses me off that obama tries to associate himself with a real hero like Clint Romesha, when in fact obama isn't fit to shine the boots of the lowest Army Private.
     
  12. Fred Hansen

    Fred Hansen Liberal Bane

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  13. pesticidal

    pesticidal Eh? CLM

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    Proud that he's a North Dakota guy.
     
  14. Mr981

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    That nails it..
     
  15. westy39

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    This is something that is missing in the United States, self-respect and dignity. I applaud his decision. It is never easy to stand up for a principal and when you piss off the Bambi things can become difficult, but that is just Chicago politics......... I will pray for you and yours. Watch your six.
     
  16. Ruggles

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    That must have hurt somebodies feelings in D.C. Good for him. :)
     
  17. itstime

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    Well said. I applaud him for his decision.
     
  18. ClydeG19

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    I may not agree with the President on policy, but I wouldn't turn down an invite from the President. Even if you don't respect the man, respect the office.


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  19. pesticidal

    pesticidal Eh? CLM

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    it was a political hack move. Mr. Romesha did the right thing.