The Bundy brothers had a convoy of media following them as they tore down an 80 ft. section of fence...
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eye'm thynkin': This is ridiculous. I started to write that it angers me more than it should; but then I realized, no, I should be angry, we should all be angry, damn angry. These people have come into a community where they are not wanted and taken over--in effect, telling the people of Harney County, "We're in charge now, you have no voice. We're going to do what we want, when we want, using the resources we want. This is no longer your county, your town. Your law is not our law. We make our own law and you will allow it because we say so." Sounds a lot like Daesh to me.
How long will the U.S. government play wimp to these bullies? Shut off their power--ALL their power: electric, gas, water. Keep the media away, publicity is only feeding their egos. "We have to do something new and newsworthy today, the camera guys are here!" Cordon off access so there are no deliveries of foodstuffs or blankets or whatever they need to survive in sub-zero weather. Stop asking them politely to leave, stop talking to them period. Isolate them.
And rebuild that fence. It is their to protect MY land, MY wildlife refuge. The last I heard, this is still MY country; and until someone tells me otherwise, the laws of MY country apply to everyone, even rich Nevada ranchers, and even when they're in Oregon.
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