From the Desk of John Rourke – June 19th, 2015

Couldn’t decide if I was going to write this or not. Its late and I am supposed to get up and work out in the morning.


It’s everywhere. The tragedy of 9 innocent people being murdered in a church. It’s terrible. Let me tell you what else is a tragedy…….the main stream media.

Everywhere the fact that the killer is white and the victims are black are being broadcasted. Gun control is being mentioned so frequently that it could be assumed that the gun was responsible rather than the shooter. Racism is being constantly mentioned. I am so sick of the words “hate crime”.

Let me summarize it up for you…..

This guy was evil and killed some people and that is terrible. He probably did hate those people and his decision on who to kill was likely based on color. I get it. BUT – people are killed every day and a lot more than 9 yet there is no national outcry. Yeah – I will bring it up again but there are thousands of abortions daily and the news ignores it. I am now hearing numerous black people come out and say things like “Where can we be black?” Just ridiculous. The killer has been caught and as far as I am concerned should sit in the electric chair and fry.

Gun control is now at the forefront as usual whenever there is a mass shooting. Apparently my rights must be infringed upon due to the actions of others. Politicians, lobbyist groups, actors, etc. will be taking advantage of this tragedy and milking it to further their agenda. The main stream media is no different. Rather than reporting facts they will hang on the emotions of the situation and further the Progressive agenda including gun control.

How about this one – Thousands of people are killed every year by illegal immigrants. Why is there not a national outcry for a wall to be built? Why is the mainstream media not reporting on this fact? I will tell you why because it does not further their agenda to tell the truth.

I can’t imagine the sorrow and frustration the families must be feeling that have had their loved ones taken. I pray for the victims and their families.


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  1. Also, so many of these nut jobs are taking psychotropic medication. Some time ago there was an article posted on the internet connecting the dots with all these unusual shootings. It implicated big pharma and was quickly pulled down.

  2. Rourke, let us all (Black, White, Yellow, Red, Brown) pray for the families & our country. Not just “Black Lives Matter” but all lives matter, I prefer to be armed so as to protect my family if needed. Lets talk about the drugs many of these murderers are on. P.S. to all the readers out there my brother (white) was murdered (shot in the back) in Montgomery (predominately black area of). I blame neither the “gun” or the “Black community”, but the low life cowardly pieces of SH!T that comitted the crime. United we stand divided we fall. Have a blessed day & keep your powder dry.

  3. You said a mouth full brother. Sad part is that this incident will be used to further the OB agenda against this country. He controls the news we hear everyday.

    People need to wake up to this man and his ID10t administration.

    We are in a sad state. I agree with SP1. If not us then who??

    Be safe Gods speed

  4. I agree with your comments 100% Rourke. I can tell you this. They will never ever try to out right come take our guns from us. Because then it will be..Go time! They are trying to slowly chip away at our right. However, this one’s not going to fly for them. False flag attacks are being recognized for what they are. Everyone is well aware of what Badger said. A lot of all the people that do these mass shootings were on psychotropic drugs. It’s pretty infuriating to say the least. And that evil man in office, with his lies…people and the world think he’s a joke/idiot. He’s such a Narcissist
    Narcissistic personality disorder (NPD) is a personality disorder in which a person is excessively preoccupied with personal adequacy, power, prestige and vanity, mentally unable to see the destructive damage they are causing to themselves and others. It is a cluster B personality disorder.

    He says stupid things like this: obama said, adding: “At some point, we as a country will have to reckon with the fact that this type of mass violence does not happen in other advanced countries” liar (ˈlaɪə) 1. a person who has lied or lies repeatedly.

    22 children and elderly woman stabbed outside primary school by Chinese knifeman

    He is truly becoming the emperor with his new clothes. As far as SP1’s post, Rourke’s dedication, and all of you here who keep the fires burning. Thank you.

    Martin Niemöller (1892–1984) about the cowardice of German intellectuals following the Nazis’ rise to power.
    First they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak out—
    Because I was not a Socialist.
    Then they came for the Trade Unionists, and I did not speak out—
    Because I was not a Trade Unionist.
    Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out—
    Because I was not a Jew.
    Then they came for me—and there was no one left to speak for me

  5. Capt. Michaels, I have always liked the Niemoller quote and could never understand how, once Hitler came into power, so many Jews chose to stay in Germany and Austria when they could have immigrated had they acted promptly. It was policy of the Reich to implement harsh policies and then ease up, causing the optimists to conclude things would then get better. This cycle then repeated many times and is an oft quoted reason. Others think stupidity and yet other opinion which I believe faulty tends toward the small incremental changes to the worse.

    Our forefathers are clearly to blame having taken up the call to slavery, and although innocent of being either complicit or enslaved, this generation has chosen to take up that old cross. Methinks all blacks here should love whitey’s ancestors for accepting their ancestors as slaves in the first place. We certainly don’t see many blacks waiting in lines to go back to the lovely African paradises such as Somalia – oh wait that must be the food stamp line.

    It is high time people of all races stand on their own two feet and conduct themselves as proper men and women, but of course this cannot happen as long as we play the old slaver/slave cards. Methinks also that when a white woman fakes being black for social and employment opportunity it is high time to end all of the civil rights benefit programs.

    Some states such as Arkansas have laws on the books making it illegal to carry concealed in church. Surely if all other states had similar laws, the tragedy in Charleston could have been avoided.


  6. I agree Rourke, but The President was kind enough to bring up a couple of good points in his comments:

    “I’ve had to make statements like this too many times,” he said. “Communities like this have had to endure tragedies like this too many times. We don’t have all the facts, but we do know that once again, innocent people were killed, in part, because someone who wanted to inflict harm had no trouble getting their hands on a gun”

    Innocent people were killed.
    The person who killed them had no trouble getting his hands on a gun.

    Lets look at both of these statements:

    Innocent people were gathered in a place where their lawmakers have restricted the possession of firearms in an attempt to create a “Gun Free Zone”. This means they have created a place where people are defenseless and thus in a “Victim Rich Environment”.

    The person who killed them was arrested on drug charges in March and being a “prohibited person” it was illegal for him to be in possession of a firearm. The firearm was given to him by his father in April. Will the father be held responsible? Doubtful, but either way this person was a criminal at that time. Criminals by definition do NOT obey laws. They break them, so what new laws can they come up with that would miraculously make criminals start to obey the law? Yeah none.

    If people want to be safe, they have to start taking responsibility for their safety and their ability to protect themselves. This may mean replacing those lawmakers who would allow restrictions on their Constitutional Rights to remain, or would try to further restrict their rights to defend themselves. These Christians were studying the bible, but I would argue that it is best studied by putting it into practice. Joel 3:10 says: “Beat your plowshares into swords, and your pruning hooks into spears; let the weak say, “I am a warrior.”

    Regarding the race issues, I believe that Booker T. Washington said it best;

    “There is a class of colored people who make a business of keeping the troubles, the wrongs, and the hardships of the Negro race before the public. Some of these people do not want the Negro to lose his grievances, because they do not want to lose their jobs. There is a certain class of race-problem solvers who don’t want the patient to get well.”

    As for me, I take comfort in knowing that I belong to THE SUPERIOR RACE… The HUMAN RACE. It is the only one that matters in my book, and the only one I care about.

  7. I believe I shared here before and believe even Rourke recommended this. I highly, highly recommend watching “America, Imagine a world without her.” This well done movie clears up a lot of the “they say” stuff and the disgusting liberal attempt to shame America. I own this one and made sure everyone in my family watch this. I love history and I know I’m no where near the level of a professional historian, but this movie revealed a lot of things the liberals don’t want you to know and re-enforced my American spirit. This is why the liberal media tried to down play the movie with it’s liberal critics. When it released they said initial gross was 1 or 2 million dollars when in reality they lied knowing it grossed 4 to 5 million the first week. It dispelled all the stupid *beep* lies the liberal progressives always spew…including slavery. In fact…did you know of the most richest and influential slave owners in the South…was black? I’m not saying slavery was a good thing either and that’s for sure Not directed to you PR. I’m just saying they address that issue. Speaking which, I so agree with your statement of them standing on their own 2 feet. Black, white, or any color.

    The church shooting, tragically evil. This happened before and had nothing to do with race. Nothing but pure evil. However, in this case an armed conceal carry stopped the massacre.

    New Life Church shooting
    At about 1:00 p.m. MST (20:00 UTC), thirty minutes after the 11:00 a.m. service had ended at New Life Church, Murray opened fire in the church parking lot, shooting the Works family and Judy Purcell. Murray then entered the building’s main foyer where he shot Larry Bourbonnais, hitting him in the forearm. At this point, church member Jeanne Assam, a former Minneapolis police officer, opened fire on Murray with her personally owned concealed weapon. Police say that after suffering multiple hits from Assam’s gun, Murray fatally shot himself.

  8. Rourke and everyone-well said. I call the White House almost daily with comments like NO.
    deal with Iran,
    Guns dont kill people people do- free Pastor Saeed Abedeni(Christian prisoner in Iran)We need to vote our the liberals .-inc. our President .
    Tragedies will always occur but our media also emphasizes the shootings.
    Very sad time we are living through-but Tribulations was predicted.
    Enjoy a blessing of today and continue to prep and fight on….my heart is heavy for all those who were so senselessly killed. Hate is a terrible thing. Arlene

  9. sad about the Charleston shooting- ironic note . . the Pastor, who was also killed, was a State Senator who voted against allowing folks to have concealed weapons. . . . .

  10. To all the above comments TRUE, but that doesn’t make a good(?) story and get advertisers to pony up the big $$$ for air time.

    A quick look at European and American history will reveal that churches have been arms free zones, and the various armies took advantage of it. ‘Nuff said.

    The SC shooter was taking psychotropic medication(s), why wasn’t that the first issue to be addressed by the BTFs at 6 & 11 o’clock? …or even POTUS? Oh yeah, can’t indict Big Pharma, and never let the facts get in the way of a good story! The alleged racist remarks have changed with the frequency that most folks shower or bathe. Most are dubious as the BTF screws up the remarks or sources, and most are out of any reality based context. Its time to start dunning the TV stations and local fish wrapper supplier.

    Worst of all, most Congress critters will go off half cocked and try to write useless feel good legislation. Perhaps they should be forced to give up all their protective details and live on the same world as the unwashed masses. As the courts, including SCOTUS have ruled, “…the police hve no duty to protect a citizen, that duty vests with the individual.” (paraphrased).

  11. All – If you don’t have a security team at your church, step up to the plate now. This was simply the latest.

    Basic church shooting stats are as follows: Averages place approximately 1 active shooter per week in a church during church events. We didn’t hear about the other 51 in the past year. Half are going for your pastor. Half of the time, at least your pastor will die. There are no statistical ties to small churches, big churches, per capita, affluency or lack thereof, etc.

    Basic active shooter stat you need to know: Only one thing stops an active shooter, that is being met with equal or greater force.

    Lastly, I’m our lead “Sheep Dog” (see the link on here for if you need more explanation) and if someone messes with my congregation, they will have to go through a number of us who have trained and prepared for the worst case scenario.

  12. Well another terroist attack by some THUG.

    The goverment should just pass the law for everyone to open carry this way we all will be safer.

  13. ok for all those that are whining up a storm about MEDS NAME ONE MED THAT HAS NO SIDE EFFECTS YOU CANT ALL meds have side effects ALL of em have em EVERYTHING from asprin the zantic has em it ALL about MANAGING WHAT THEY ARE USED FOR
    there are MILLIONS those meds have helped EVERYTHING every med there is out there works diff for everybody meds are CRAP SHOOT they are a gamble its all ABOUT WHAT THEY DO FOR YOU

    • I think Kevin, that people are most concerned about the SSRIs (Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor). If you go and look at each of the major shooting incidents over the past couple of decades, you will see a marked history of Prozac, Zoloft, Paxil, etc, in each of the incidents. Even more concerning, is that many of those shooters were on the meds and then recently went off the meds, or on a more rare occasion, a recent major change in their meds.

      Now, before anyone starts that I’m using a right-wing pro-gun website, I will note that I truly have looked up most of these accounts to verify for myself, to obtain independent verification over the years. Since 1999, and the Mark Barton shooting, when I heard the term Prozac, I’ve checked and mentally (and sometimes physically) cataloged each one that came across. To date, none of them have failed me in taking these meds. I have also dealt with youth on psychotropic medications, been involved with altercations, threats, and more. One of those youth introduced the whole idea of dealing with the doctor combining 10 different medications that are so tightly wound that a variance of 30 minutes in either direction was a “fail” and we had to consult the doctor prior to the next medication action. Many of these shooters have been on more than one, and sometimes many of these meds.

      Yes, all medications have an affect, but let’s look at a statistical example. How many of the shooters have been reported to be on the various severe ADD/ADHD/psychotropic meds? 100%. How many of the normal population is on any form of these same meds? 20%. Therefore it would have to be an extreme statistical anomaly for this many shooters to be on the same meds? Cause and affect. Yes, we don’t know how many active shooters on aspirin, ibuprofen, acetaminophen, sildenafil, lisinopril, or metformin. There is a chance that it could be an additional factor with the psychotropic meds as well, but we know that one part of the equation thus far is the psychotropic meds.

  14. A quick supplemental to my previous note. I forgot that a few of the spree shooters were believed to be just on steroids, essentially roid rage based on what also could be considered a psychoactive substance.

  15. These acts of violence are troubling enough to deal with on their own. Unfortunately they are always accompanied by so many who insist that these racist acts (carried out by some lone psychopath) is somehow a reflection of society as a whole. We are told by the President, the media and those on the left that this is proof of our racist society. We’ve come a long way since democrat leaders used the national guard in attempts to keep blacks out of white schools. In fact, today, being labeled a racist is about the worst thing that can happen to a person and anyone who practices racism is shunned by our society. Racism and racists have been pushed to the fringes of our society. There is no racist narrative that can be truthfully applied to this country. And the idea that another gun law or two would have prevented this tragedy and others has been so thoroughly disproven that it’s laughable when proposed as a solution….

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