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Reflections on 9/11

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Christopher
Tue Sep 11 2018, 02:23PM Email Thread Print View
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17 years ago today most of us woke up optimistic and innocent. That night we went to bed confused, angry, and calling for blood. It was a day that changed the course of history in nearly every way...

Today our nation and the world at large are as divided as most living people can remember them ever being. If we're not racists, we're sexists, and if we're not this color or that nationality or the wrong religion, or the wrong political party; we're to be hated and/or feared for things we either haven't done or wouldn't dream of participating in. Our innocence has been replaced with cynicism and for some of us optimism for the future is hard to imagine.

I call on everyone who reads this TO imagine it though. Imagine the world BEING a better place than it is today. Imagine yourself BEING part of it. We can't go back to yesterday, but we CAN make a difference. How, you ask?

After we remember those we lost, and honor the Heroes their loss inspired, we need to BE THE CHANGE WE WISH TO SEE IN THE WORLD.

Thanks for listening.

Chris Costlow
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IDKnothin
Nov 16 : 03:23pm
Thanks for playing


IDKnothin
Nov 16 : 03:22pm
Melvin - is see what you’re doin there ...

Ms. King does have a leading earth quake jingle


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Nov 16 : 10:57am
Anyone hear what happened with the gunshot victim from last night?

Benny (N6BWX)
Nov 16 : 09:55am
Should have that any day moco, was mailed out a couple days ago. If you don't have it, go to any ticket window to get a ticket until yours arrives.

moco
Nov 16 : 09:25am
Bear mt. passes are good at summit until bear opens...just one problem...haven't got the pass yer.

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Nov 16 : 08:42am
kdyer61 here is info on the earthquake
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melvin
Nov 16 : 07:52am
i feel the earth move under my feet

IDKnothin
Nov 16 : 07:51am

Fresh tracks today!
(Well, sort of)

IDKnothin
Nov 16 : 07:50am
Gotta make the most of every opportunity.

MrOwl
Nov 16 : 07:46am

Cap'n Crunch
Nov 16 : 07:40am
Not sure our little tremblor was what AC/DC had in mind IDK.

IDKnothin
Nov 16 : 07:29am

🎶🎶
'Cause the walls start shaking
The earth was quaking
My mind was aching
And we were making it and you ...
🎶
Shook me all night long🎶🎶

Socalman
Nov 16 : 07:28am
Good morning all. Sounds like the valley is doing a little rockin'. Perhaps getting ready for opening day of the ski season? Have a great day!

TruBluDad
Nov 16 : 06:35am
Sad.
Thnx



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