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Virginia store closes for a day
to 'mourn the loss of America'

Washington Times, by David Sherfinski

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Posted By:Drive, 11/8/2012 2:21:50 PM

Virginia's 13 electoral votes went to President Obama for the second straight election, and the proprietor of a store in the south central city of Bedford is not hiding his dismay. Lyons Jewelers hung up multiple signs on the windows of the shop indicating the shop would not be open for business Wednesday, including one saying the store was closed to "mourn the loss of the America that our forefathers endowed to us," WDBJ reported. "Lyons will reopen tomorrow to continue the fight against a president who seeks my demise" and "Shame on VA & USA" read two other signs.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: attorneyforfreedom, 11/8/2012 2:25:00 PM     (No. 9000036)

Good for him.


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Reply 2 - Posted by: Di Guy, 11/8/2012 2:32:40 PM     (No. 9000060)

I've closed my mind...to liberals. And I've closed my ears...to Obama.

From now on, both will be greeted with either the mute button on the remote,the volume control on the radio or the plugs in my ears.

Ahhhh, blessed peace...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: pineledger, 11/8/2012 2:35:48 PM     (No. 9000074)

What do you expect with all of northern VA dependent on the Federal Govt for their payrolls? The last time I heard the count in DC was 91% for The Child.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: mitzi, 11/8/2012 2:37:32 PM     (No. 9000078)

I've decided that from now until forever, he'll be referred to only by his smell: B.O.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: shimp, 11/8/2012 2:42:04 PM     (No. 9000100)

And America closes forever.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: yatahay, 11/8/2012 2:54:25 PM     (No. 9000150)

No 2, I have been doing that for 4 years. Uncertain what he even sounds like.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: ConservativeYankee, 11/8/2012 3:16:00 PM     (No. 9000208)

Good for them; according to their website, it looks like a lovely store. Shame on Virginia for also adding Kaine to our misery.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: awen, 11/8/2012 3:16:56 PM     (No. 9000210)

Groundswell. There is a movement starting.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: offrope, 11/8/2012 3:28:06 PM     (No. 9000239)

I've started in my own small way as well. I have some work I need done around the house. I was going to call a contractor, but have instead decided to hire an unemployed (but respectable) local guy to do the work "under the table". No tax money will be going to the Feds or the Commonwealth, or permit fees to the township. Starve them.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: saraguay, 11/8/2012 3:29:05 PM     (No. 9000242)

all of this (politics and even caring) is over for me. we are all stuck with obama for four more years (and maybe forever if he doesn't want to leave) and massachusettes is stuck with elizabeth warren, a hypocrite, liar, and divider. i doubt i'll even frequent this site very often. i'll be reading books, listening to music and trying to live out my last years as healthy as i can be since there won't be any help for me anyway.
3 million less votes for romney than mccain. a tragedy, a travesty and sick making.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 11/8/2012 3:29:27 PM     (No. 9000245)

The last American to depart will please turn out the light. But put the key under the mat, another patriot may come along in a few years. Eternal is the hope that someone will grow a pair and impeach the child.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Lizzyboo, 11/8/2012 3:30:49 PM     (No. 9000247)

Just might be time to send them a small donation to show support, and defray the money they lost in sales for the day.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: VAPMAN, 11/8/2012 3:31:36 PM     (No. 9000249)

I agree #2 Iv'e shut them off. No more FOX or any of them. All I want to hear about is the raise of real opposition organizations like the Tea Party.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Psalm91:11, 11/8/2012 3:36:17 PM     (No. 9000256)

I hope Lyon Jewelry carries Pandora charms. I need some for my bracelet.

I was barely able to get out of bed Wednesday morning. Now I know what depression feels like; I took a nap today for the first time in 25 years.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: veritas, 11/8/2012 3:38:00 PM     (No. 9000264)

From a review of the book, "The Bedford Boys" -- "The small town of Bedford, Virginia, lost 19 boys on D-Day alone and three more before World War Two ended."

More dead on D-Day than any comparably-sized town in America.

The nearby D-Day Memorial is well worth seeing.

We're at the least very, very near a tipping point, IMHO.

"There is sobbing of the strong,
And a pall upon the land;
But the People in their weeping
Bare the iron hand;
Beware the People weeping
When they bare the iron hand."
~~ The Martyr, Herman Melville

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Reply 16 - Posted by: lazlototh, 11/8/2012 3:51:48 PM     (No. 9000303)

I needed a good laugh and someone to admire today. I got both from this article.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: grampus, 11/8/2012 5:09:29 PM     (No. 9000507)

#15 Thanks for remembering the Bedford Boys and their small town. (It was named Liberty until the name was changed to Bedford 'cause it is the county seat of Bedford County.) My ancestors....back to one who was in the War of 1812....are buried there. Another is buried in France where he died in 1915!!! in the Canadian Army.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: judy, 11/8/2012 6:39:45 PM     (No. 9000701)


Sad time in Virginia. I can't believe Va went for the won with all the military bases at risk.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: balogreene, 11/8/2012 7:19:17 PM     (No. 9000782)

I am a gov't contractor. I can't believe how many people here in NOVA voted to lose their jobs. But Bedford is not in NOVA. It is a beautiful small town, probably conservative. Look them up, T. Jefferson's summer home is there, as well as the D-Day memorial, and more.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Elvira, 11/8/2012 10:16:36 PM     (No. 9001165)

When I was 18 I RAN across the river fron Maryland to
Virginia and NEVER looked back. Even then I knew instnctively where I belonged. That was 30 years or so ago. Being originally from WV I had a sense of what MD was becoming.

I've talked to many people over the years and it comes down to this. Yankees ( Libs/progeessives or what ever their current moniker) are like locusts. They invade and use up whatever wealth/prosperity is available. They take over the court systems they can to infuse their corruption in and move on to the next unsusspecting town/ city and start all over again.

Watch out Al, ms, mo, ga etc., you're next! They'll start in the coastal towns first cause they love the clean pristine beaches w/ the warm weather and ocean breezes. It'll be a while before they work their way inland.... too hot for their pansyasses. But mark my word the locusts are headed you wayif not already initiating a stronghold. Hold your 2nd Amend rights at all costs. Just look at what's happening up north. They're going to be running (read ruinning) the south.

If TX begins sessation, which was negotiated in their constitution the dominoes will begin to fall. Be ready ae armed.nd b

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Reply 21 - Posted by: get er done, 11/8/2012 10:47:50 PM     (No. 9001233)

Lyon's Jewelers, Bedford, Virginia

The start of a list of conservative-owned businesses which conservatives should patronize.

I will contact the Tea Party organizations to start a national list and state lists of "red"-owned businesses. We temporarily live in two states, and the second one has gone red. Thankfully, we are retiring to a blue state in the near future.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 11/8/2012 10:51:30 PM     (No. 9001243)

The people from the original 'colony' are testy like that. Anybody in his area should stop by and thank him.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Elvira, 11/8/2012 10:52:02 PM     (No. 9001247)

Sorry, be ready and be armed.

God Bless Texas! I just hope a WV birth cert will get me and my family in. I can shoot like an ace, grow and can any food and otherwise preserve food. Have a 6+ ft knitting macnine and a whole set of tools to machine/ weld metal. More tools and abilities than I can list here. One more thing, I have NOTHING BUT original seeds that will reproduce clean usable seeds for an eternity of food. I am more than willing to pass on my knowledge to younguns willing to learn
I'd even trade teaching my knowledge
In ifor gun cleaning lessons. We're survalists. BY GOD's grace we'll be the ones "left behind" to fight with God's Angels. Not something I'm lookibg forward to, but like my son and all who volunteered to serve, I won't xismiss the call.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: jmillerlv, 11/8/2012 11:12:19 PM     (No. 9001279)

I know it's painful, but just realize this. Ovomit sets the stage for the return of the Lord of Lords and the King of Kings. Look up, in the end the Earth will be made new and we will live with Christ Forever.

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