In reality, the police don’t get paid for what they do, they get paid for what they might have to do. People actually think they pay these guys too much and politicians are trying steal their pensions. God bless the police and keep them safe while they keep us safe.
FORMS ARE GOING FAST- SIGN UP TODAY!
The Honorable Tom Harkin
731 Hart Senate Office Building
Phone (202) 224 3254
Washington DC, 20510
According to the Navy’s account, at about 3 a.m. local time an American Coast Guard patrol boat in the north Persian Gulf was hailed by flares and flashlights from an Iranian cargo ship whose engine room was flooding. Six Iranians were rescued from the ship, fed halal meals in accordance with Islamic law, and later taken to shore.
They should be happy they’re alive. Feed them a BLT next time according to American tradition and stop letting the tail wag the dog!
A Navy SEAL was gravely wounded after authorities said he shot himself — while trying to impress a girl.
The unidentified 22-year-old accidentally shot himself in the head while trying to prove to a woman that it was unloaded and safe, KFMB-TV reported.
The problem, union supporters say, isn’t that the workers are getting too much but that state leaders have been shortchanging the system for a generation, avoiding tough budgetary choices in lean years by failing to make the pension fund payments they were supposed to make. The failure to adhere to that payment schedule, they say, is what dug the hole that some now want to fill by cutting workers’ benefits.
In a scathing letter sent to Barack Obama this morning, Senator Marco Rubio said that under the President’s first term in office, “more and more people have come to believe that America is becoming a deadbeat nation.”
Mr. Rubio wrote what most of us already know.
A new state law requires those who buy drain cleaners and other caustic substances to provide photo identification and sign a log.It’s getting a rough reception from customers and merchants alike although perhaps none more than a cashier at Schroeder’s True Value Hardware in Lombard.“They’re not very happy about it at all,” said Don Schroeder, one of the store’s owners. “One of the customers actually threatened the cashier and threatened to throw the acid on her.”
More nanny-state liberalism. Illegal aliens roam the streets with impunity, but I have to bring a state I.D. to buy Draino. Illinois is pathetic.
Now here’s a great story about a boy and a gun.