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Weekly Update from Headquarters
13 January 2017
has only been a week since the baggage claim in
Ft. Lauderdale was shot up by
a deranged Hispanic individual who killed five and caused injury to dozens of
others in the panic he set off.
Pains were taken
to avoid calling the attack another incidence of Islamic terror in last
week's Update, even though it followed the regrettably familiar pattern of
randomly shooting defenseless and unsuspecting civilians.
This occurrence may, once again, complicate what little is left of
freedom of movement in airports.
Now they've got to worry about “security” in baggage claim areas, just in
case someone checked a gun with their luggage and intends to use it before
leaving the airport.
With the advantage of more information, it's obvious that our initial hesitation
to brand these multiple murders as Islamic terrorism was a mistake.
As you know by now, the Hispanic perpetrator had visited F. B. I. offices in
Alaska to complain that the government had infiltrated his brain and was forcing
him to watch ISIS propaganda, which no doubt glorified some of the most
gruesome acts imaginable. So,
as in nearly
every other deadly terrorist event to be carried out in the United States,
the authorities knew of the perpetrator and determined that he was not a threat.
He was just another unstable nut case, and there are so many of those
that the agencies cannot be bothered.
When an F. B. I. official was asked how this guy could have been allowed to
possess a gun, allowed
to openly check the gun into airline baggage and carry out such a grisly plan
his response was simple. All the
agency's offices are open to the public, and people with unfounded fears and
mental instabilities show up all the time to complain.
He made it sound like
there are so many of them that it would be impossible to follow up on them all.
The brothers who
Boston Marathon had come to the attention of authorities, having raised a
number of red flags, and were deemed to not pose a threat.
“couple” who shot up the office party in San Bernardino were deemed not to
pose a threat, even though they were known to have traveled to and from
terrorist havens. The
nightclub shooter had been under investigation, even
interviewed by authorities before they determined that he posed no threat.
Anyone suggesting that any of these murdering half-wits presented a
danger to society before they killed people would have been branded a racist and
many more are ensconced in our free society, coming and going as they please,
likelier than not receiving government subsidies, that don't present a threat?
Surely hundreds, probably thousands.
Regardless of the coming change of administrations,
political correctness has become deeply entrenched over more years than we'd
like to consider. Every aspect
of it will be defended with all the fervor of a
Black Lives Matter
shocking as it seems to our sensibilities,
a group of “religious leaders” gathered in the nation's Capitol this week to
hold a ceremony “blessing” the new $20 million, 27,000 square foot Planned
Parenthood abortion facility. The
“clerics” donned religious garb and posed for a group photo at the event where
the facility was repeatedly praised as doing “sacred work.”
It was organized by a ridiculous outfit that claims to bring
“the moral force of religion to
protect and advance reproductive health, choice, rights and justice through
education, prophetic witness, pastoral presence and advocacy.” To apply that
kind of language, appearing to grant divine sanction to the “service” this
facility provides reeks of evil.
But there they are, so called “Christian leaders,” a Rabbi and a couple of Hindu
priests, proud as can be. They even
sure to whom) for “blessings” on the abortion facility. You'd have
thought we would have grown accustomed by now to evil being presented as some
lofty moral ideal. But this one
takes the cake, with queer matrimony getting runner up.
The howls of racism and bigotry aimed at the American heartland and the incoming
president are heard in our mainstream media and in the foreign media as well.
They are applied to the abortion argument, as if difficulty in arranging
an abortion is tantamount to slavery.
And we've all heard, or been subjected to
the almost universally accepted notion that to oppose “gay” anything and
everything makes you bigoted.
Truth is fallen in the streets as never before in the United States.
Evil is paraded as “good,” even as having a “spiritual” and religious
We can hope, with a turnaround in governance and hopefully
on the panel of the Supreme Court, that we'll see some semblance of sanity going
forward. But it won't be quick
and it might well get ugly.
Last week's Update showed that
there had been about 25 terrorist attacks in the first week of 2017.
The poor, frightened and displaced refugees
have been financed, welcomed and given every benefit of the doubt all over
Europe, and to a lesser degree the United States.
We've been told time and time again, that it was done out of an
obligation to the “poor.”
That's as big a lie as calling what they do at the abortion clinic “sacred
work.” The lies have been so
bold, and repeated in the mainstream press so often that they may never be fully
exposed, at least not in the present age.
Some of us are aware of a time in the future when God will set everything
right on this earth, and you can guarantee no one will characterize any heinous
sin as “sacred.”
S. We heard earlier today that
elderly Mr. Barker from the Detroit area was not well, and now word has come
that he's died. Mr. Barker was a
fine man who set a sterling example.
He and his wife were regulars at the Gasthoff Village feast site.
Our prayers go out for dear Mrs. Barker in her time of loss, and for her
well-being as well. Also, please
remember Mr. Don Poorman, our host in Ft. Wayne, Indiana.
We have word that he is having some serious difficulties as well.