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Know Thine Enemy 
by Hellesponte & Kerodin
November 9, 2010

I encourage everyone to read my weekend review
of TL Davis'
The Constitutionalist

An Open Letter to Tim Wise at DailyKos.com

I read your emotional rant dated November 3.  I rarely bother exploring the Left, because I understand the animal and can't be bothered.  Teaching pigs to sing...I'm certain you understand.

But your Open Letter has value as an instructional tool for those of the Right and Middle of the political spectrum.  It is a window into the Collectivist mind that you have chosen to display.  I encourage all of my readers to take the time to read your piece.

Your premise appears to be that America voted with racist motivations on election day.  But the facts do not support this premise.  You will remember that America voted President Obama into office decisively. 

Politics 101: The Left is not powerful enough, on its own, to vote a President into office.  The Right has the same numbers problem.  It is the political middle of the country that voted for Senator Obama and elevated him to the Office of President.

These are the same people who voted this cycle to throw Liberals and Collectivists from office.  The folks in the middle of the political spectrum, responsible for electing a brown man as President, did not simply realize two years later that they were racists, and vote against President Obama's power structure.

They voted against the policies he promoted, those policies that were hefted upon us all by Liberals and Collectivists of the Political Class, who paid the political price.  The Left reliably voted for your Liberal allies this cycle.  And the Hard Right reliably voted against, just as we did in 2008.

You lost the middle, Mr. Wise.

I am not sure if you believe your rhetoric about the Hard Right being motivated by racist values, or if it is merely the rhetorical tool you have chosen to use in your efforts to promote Liberal and Collectivist values.

Don't care.

We should all be rid of the rhetoric and discuss our values, and how to part ways without destroying the best parts of the republic as we separate.

Liberals and Collectivists want a large and powerful Government that will impose equality in every sphere of American life.  The Hard Right wants government confined on a short leash.

In this clash of ideals you mention the arithmetic of our demographics, and you are correct that in a few generations America will likely be as much brown as it is white.  You also reference that the mid-term elections are but a single battle in a larger war, a war that the Left is winning.

You are correct on both of these points...but only if we accept the premise that nothing will change.

The only Constant is Change.

Here is where your deepest fears become legitimate.  Here is the place in your chest that gave birth to your emotional, irrational response to the mid-terms.  You understand in the reptilian part of the brain that a simple truth is in play: America will not continue on this current path that the Left has enjoyed for generations.

The mid-terms represented the growl of an annoyed beast.

The unfettered reign that has been enjoyed by the Left in our public schools, in Academia, in Entertainment and Media, and the influence the Left has used upon the masses is facing its own demise.

Your accusations of racism and hatred no longer work.

Not only is the Hard Right standing in opposition to your socialistic agenda, but now many of those in the political middle have said: Enough!

Liberalism and the morals of the Hard Right can not coexist.

We agree on this point.

Rather than this continuous fight, why don't reasonable folks from each side sit down and reach for a resolution?  The Founders and Framers included tools for us to use if we were ever to come to such an acrimonious place.

Indeed, had we Americans been true to the Constitution we would never have arrived at this acrimonious place.

If you read the Tenth Amendment you will understand that our original system allowed the States to be strong, and the Federal Government to stay out of our business.

Work to help us on the Hard Right take the republic back to this fundamental place.  Within the borders of any individual State, the Citizens may essentially do as they wish, but for the few unalienable Rights articulated in the Bill of Rights.

Believe me, there is not one man or woman on the Hard Right who cares if California taxes her Citizens at 80% and puts in place a state-wide social security system.  We do not care if Massachusetts chooses to become a commune, where you all share the fruits of your labors, wear patchouli oil and wispy diaphanous frocks and physicians provide free medical care to all.

But you in California and Massachusetts need to back up and keep your collective nose and meddling out of the business of Texans.

That is the system our Founders and Framers implemented.

That is the system that facilitates a Live & Let Live harmony.

That is the system that prevents our having to resort to the arms of the Militiaman.

You wrote of your Liberal bretheren:

And they know how to regroup, and plot, and plan, and they are planning even now -- we are -- your destruction.

And I do not mean by that your physical destruction. We don’t play those games. We’re not into the whole “Second Amendment remedies, militia, armed resistance” bullshit that your side fetishizes, cuz, see, we don’t have to be. We don't need guns.

We just have to be patient.

And wait for you to pass into that good night, first politically, and then, well...

We have been too patient for too long, and we permitted the Left too much latitude.  As you point out, your side plots and plans, and your most devious elements have worked hand-in-hand with the Political Class, and the result is the economic mess we have at our feet.  Your malfeasance has permitted the Political Class and Banksters to operate in contravention to our best interests.  Your notions of Utopia have brought America to the precipice of ruin.

The Left has for too long been tolerated and patiently ignored by the folks who believe in Liberty.  We have permitted you these childish experiments with society.  Like a misguided parent, we have not swatted your little bums and as a result, you think yourselves beyond such scolding.

This is where the truest danger to the republic exists. 

You do not understand that serious Americans consider the damage being wrought upon the republic to be nothing less than acts of Treason. 

It is a legal and moral function of Government to kill Traitors.

The Left, and the broader Political Class, underestimate the conviction of Patriots to be finished with the vulnerabilities that exist within the republic. 

You mistakenly dismiss the mid-terms as a lost battle that will forever remain on the field of politics. 

The mid-term was instead the rattle of the national viper, cautioning the Left that we are but moments from returning to Lexington and Concord, and but moments from taking this fight to a place the Left and Establishment will not comprehend until they stand upon the gallows, and the lever is pulled by a Patriot.

You dismiss the dangerous potential of the American Right as mere rhetorical hyperbole at the peril of all the Left cherishes.

This is an existential fight...we on the Hard Right know it.

Sam
III

III Percent Patriots

 

 

Excerpt: There comes a time when civility is no longer appropriate as the only option on the table.  Dare we not offend the sensibilities of Liberals, Socialists, and Communists in our midst who are ruining and destroying our republic?  Are we to cower and sheepishly genuflect when we are scolded for the tone or choice of our words in the face of ruin, poverty, tyranny, and death?!

Are we so frightened of chastisement from insignificant men and women of the political Left with stained and darkened souls that we turn from our duties of Patriotism and shun our sacred obligation to support and defend the Constitution of the United States of America?  We ask you, is not our republic worth the risk of being castigated?  Is the soul of our mighty nation no longer worthy of our fortunes, our lives, and our Sacred Honor?  Have we lost so much of our heritage, our courage, our mettle, and grit that we will stand idly by and permit the foolish and the stupid, who work hand-in-hand with evil people in our nation, that we will permit them to send us into eternal slavery and tyranny as the world has never before witnessed?
 

Excerpt: You are a fool if you do not believe that elements of the Left would use force, if they could, to compel you to comply with many of their edicts.  In drafting healthcare reform, they use the threat of financial fines, felony conviction and prison if you refuse to buy health insurance! 

How is that not only a degree or two removed from a pistol to the head? We are undeniably heading toward the same tyrannies known to Russians, Germans, and the Chinese.  It starts with Liberalism, advances to Socialism, and ends with Fascism, Communism, or some other tyranny…and death.


Excerpt: We have a culture of people whose first response to a physical threat is to dial 911, or worse, a lawyer.  We have a nation of people who will dump hot coffee on themselves, then sue the restaurant – and win!  We have a nation of educators who suspend children for drawing a picture of a handgun or for bringing a Boy Scout knife-and-fork kit to show and tell! 

We have a nation of people so removed from the food chain that many would starve to death if the local supermarket closed.  We have a nation of people who cannot truly grasp the hardships faced by most of the people in the world every day, and as a result we have a nation of people who have lost fundamental common sense.


Excerpt: The Bill of Rights articulates the natural rights of man, rights that are not bestowed by government, but rights that are innately ours as human beings.  These rights may not be taken from us.  These rights were written in plain language so that no clever interpretation and manipulation of the intent was possible.  These rights may not be restricted, narrowed, or infringed.  Any attempt to do so is a violation of the relationship between Man and Creator. 

Every narrowing, restriction, infringement, and clever interpretation imposed upon us in the years since our Constitution was ratified is simply a violation of our natural rights.

We hold that every violation of the Constitution and Bill of Rights by those in Government is an act of Treason, as these violations are unjust, undermining the fundamental foundations of our republic, breaking the pact between citizen and government, and desecrating the relationship between Man and Creator.  Any man or woman who enforces these unconstitutional laws on behalf of government is a treasonous soul and an enemy of Liberty and humanity.


Sons of Liberty Flag


Try not to make it to the Big League before it begins.

How do you know when you have made the Bigs?

You catch a Federal case.

When you earn real attention from our Masters, you'll know it...usually after it is too late.  Our Masters will tolerate quite a bit from folks, even Patriots who are rabble-rousing.  They really don't care if you are stocking up on rice and beans, even rifles and bullets.  They don't care if you call them names or incite a few misdemeanors or send them snarky little letters.  If you are trying to get their attention and you have not yet caught a Federal case, it's still amateur hour...or maybe you are valuable to them...

It's when you start to have an impact on the flow of dollars that you will earn real interest.  Write a report that negatively impacts the stock value of a few Fortune 50 companies, and you will soon have a genuine understanding of the term Lawfare. 

You may also be schooled on Constructive Possession.

There are many lessons you may be taught.  Right Now.

You will learn inside baseball details about the US Code that will make you ill. 

The world begins to move very, very quickly. 

You will be faced with stark choices that have never entered your mind, because you think you understand the rules.

You do not understand the rules, until you have been inside the machine.

Then your options are put on the table: 2 years if you take the deal, or 20 if you fight...and we'll add a Conspiracy case for your little dog, too...

You will learn that the power of a US Attorney is crushing.

Do not make it easy to take you out of play, Patriot.

And, it is oh, so easy...if they ever decide to do it.

The choice is theirs...not yours.

Truth, Justice & the American Way?

Not so much.

The DOJ conviction rate is 95% in a bad year, and pushes above 98% according to some stats.  The deck is not only stacked in their favor, they own the deck.  And the card table.  And the casino.  Do you understand?

Can you name any Federal bureaucracy that runs at a minimum 95% efficiency rate?  What does that tell you?

Do not make the mistake of thinking that you intimidate them just because they have not yet chosen to come for you...

The Point: If you are trying to incite Big Brother to notice you, go for it!  But, man up and roll bigger dice.

If you would prefer to make your preparations for it with relative impunity, just go about your business and avoid taking actions that will make it easy for Them to take you out of play, and do not give them a reason to take you out of play.  Don't telegraph about the details of your preparations or defensive measures.  Don't put a pistol in your belt, against your local laws, unless you are willing to use it when LEO spots you in the convenience store.  Avoid gratuitous violence.

Do not draw hyperbolic lines in the sand.  When you draw lines in the sand that you do not defend, it reveals you for what you are deep in your Soul...and some of that bad energy splatters on us, too.

There will be plenty of opportunities for a fight, if you want one, soon enough.  Be smart, stay off the radar, so that any fight you engage will be on your terms.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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Get your head on straight, Patriot!

Following the counsel of idiots and hollow heroes regarding SHTF circumstances will get you dead...and if you can't tell the difference between serious men and hot-air machines, you're already half way to a mass grave.  Growling on blogs about how you will not yield one more inch, or one more of your gun rights, then letting LEO have your pistol during a traffic stop makes you a pathetic joke, not a Leader worthy of serious consideration. 

Hyperbolic proclamations about what you will do to any Alphabet Agency team making a dynamic entry to your home is hardly helpful to the Patriot cause.

If you draw a line in the sand, defend the damned line!  Do not whine and make excuses later about the better part of valor!  Your poor judgment (drawing the line) and cowardice (choosing not to defend it) colors us all.

Man up and think for yourself, or you are wasting perfectly good air, and feeding those who depend on your intellect and common sense false hope.


Mr. Kerodin is an Author, Columnist, available Speaker & Speech Writer.

"This is Washington DC, my friend - when you play at a certain level in this town, you will be elected, or convicted.  Sometimes, both.  The order of events is irrelevant." - Kerodin


Required Daily Reads

Drudge Report

Gun Rights Examiner
David Codrea

War on Guns Blog
David Codrea

Western Rifle Shooters Assn

Washington Rebel

Cliffs of Insanity
Alvie

Gun Rights 4 US

Sipsey Street Irregulars
Mike Vanderboegh


"Liberalism, and Liberals, are ruinous to the republic, and must be marginalized if America is to survive.  Patriots must step to this challenge and risk the wrath of the Politically Correct, and do the work that must be done to honor our Fathers.  Liberals must be stopped, at any cost." - Kerodin


"No, I apologize for nothing.  I know the truth, regardless of what may be in the press.  I know that when I stand before Saint Peter, I will be granted passage.  If I am ever granted audience with God, I have nothing to fear.  I have lived the life He chose for me, and I still have much work to do..." - Kerodin


"No man looks forward into life when young and can imagine for himself the life I have lived.  But I am better for it.  I have been places never anticipated.  I have had experiences never dreamed.  I have met people who would have never otherwise been in my social or professional circle.  I have, many times, leaned upon the words of Winston Churchill - 'When you are going through Hell, keep going!'" - Kerodin


My family continues to promote my values where I can not.  They are Patriots.  If you ever meet my wife, you will meet the most loyal wife and Patriot in America.  She is brave, brilliant, and bold.  We fight Liberal stupidity together through the First Amendment.  Laws change - and one day I will stand with her again in the Second Amendment fight that she carries on when I must stand aside."  - Kerodin


Current political leaders are only the face of the problem confronting America today.  The underlying cancer eating the American Soul is Liberalism.  But for your Liberal neighbors, Liberal politicians would never be elected to office.

It is not sufficient to simply defeat Liberal politicians at the polls.  Liberalism must be defeated in our society and Liberals must be marginalized, or this disease will kill the republic.

Every patriotic business owner should immediately fire every Liberal on staff and hire an employee who respects the nation and our Constitution.  Why should any business owner suffer an employee who will simply vote for politicians who further ruin the company?!

The Liberals in your community must be ostracized and denied entry into your social circle.  These stupid people are responsible for the insanity that affects everything from your property taxes to the curriculum taught to your children.  Why would you break bread with them, when they are the reason your bread costs too much?  Why would any parent permit them access to their children, when they are responsible for ruining your child's future?


Excerpt:

This book may not be for you.

If you consider yourself to be a Liberal or Progressive, go away. You are not permitted to buy this book. This book is written by patriotic Americans for patriotic Americans. This is a discussion among ourselves, and if you are a Liberal politician or you vote for Liberal politicians,
(Of the genus Stupidus Liberalis)  you are not invited to participate.

First, we will demonstrate that all politicians, judges, and government employees at the Local, State, and Federal levels who support federal Healthcare Reform, the Assault Weapons Ban, TARP, Stimulus I, Free Trade Agreements, PATRIOT Act, the new “Jobs” bill, or a host of other such Federal programs or initiatives, are guilty of Treason against the United States of America.

Secondly, businesses, multi-national corporations and special interest groups that support Liberal politicians and/or Liberal programs, Cap & Trade, Global Warming legislation, et cetera, are committing Treason against the United States of America.

Finally, we will demonstrate that those private Citizens who support or vote for any of these politicians—once the nature of the politician is known to the public—or programs are equally guilty of Treason by knowingly lending material aid and support to a Traitor.


Excerpt: The five most expensive parts of our national budget are:

1.      Social Security

2.      Medicare

3.      Medicaid

4.      Defense

5.      Interest on the National Debt

Numbers 1, 2 and 3 are wholly unconstitutional and brought to us by Liberals. 

Number 5 is wholly a result of numbers 1, 2 and 3!