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Lake Mead property owners
forced out until shutdown ends

KTNV [Las Vegas], by Jacqui Heinrich

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Posted By:SoCalGal, 10/6/2013 8:46:54 AM

Las Vegas, NV -- The government shutdown is being felt close to home for some locals. They say they´re being forced out of private homes on Lake Mead because they sit on federal land. Joyce Spencer is 77-years-old and her husband Ralph is 80. They´ve been spending most of their time in the family ice cream store since going home isn´t an option. The Spencers never expected to be forced out of their Lake Mead home, which they´ve owned since the 70s, but on Thursday, a park ranger said they had 24 hours to get out. "I had to go

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Mrs. Spencer had to go to town to buy her husband jeans and undershirts because "he forgot his pants".

Outrageous.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Northcross, 10/6/2013 8:51:24 AM     (No. 9552557)

The good news is that the National Park official who ordered residents out of their homes will get a promotion for "making the shutdown as difficult as possible for ordinary people"

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Reply 2 - Posted by: JimS, 10/6/2013 8:59:21 AM     (No. 9552569)

No way I would comply.
There would be another Ruby Ridge.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: 901AtTheRiver, 10/6/2013 9:05:45 AM     (No. 9552589)

Sue for breach of contract.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Evocatus, 10/6/2013 9:07:20 AM     (No. 9552591)

This is about as perverse an interpretation of law that I can imagine.

This must be ignored or violated by ordinary people and challenged in court at the earliest opportunity.



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Reply 5 - Posted by: alpha91c, 10/6/2013 9:10:36 AM     (No. 9552603)

You can´t fight City Hall, Dear Leader is just showing that he is the most powerful president in modern American History.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: voxpopuli, 10/6/2013 9:10:36 AM     (No. 9552604)

they must´ve shut down the 2nd amendment too..
THIS is why it´s in the Constitution..

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Reply 7 - Posted by: MERLIN251, 10/6/2013 9:11:41 AM     (No. 9552605)

We are looking more and more like some heartless and vindictive Banana Republic by the day. Welcome to the United States of Venezuela!!!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: chumley, 10/6/2013 9:11:45 AM     (No. 9552606)

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Bad Dog, 10/6/2013 9:18:26 AM     (No. 9552613)

Just clicked over to this story original article, and scrolled down a bit. There´s a photo of a sign saying ´´Congress, do your job and give us our national parks back.´´

Evidently there´s some sort of organized protest of Lake Mead boaters being planned. I didn´t bother with that story, because I wanted to address that sign first.

To the originator of that sign and the wording thereon: Check your premises. ´´Congress´´ IS doing its job - it´s doing EXACTLY its job.

Your professionally preprinted sign (gee, who does that? /s) needs to be redone, addressing your message to the person REALLY responsible for this - our D-in-C in DC.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: fca, 10/6/2013 9:21:12 AM     (No. 9552621)

So much for private property rights.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: StormCnter, 10/6/2013 9:26:33 AM     (No. 9552627)

When you knowingly put your home on land that does not belong to you, you are always at risk. The Parks Service is being harsh, unreasonable and maybe even acting in violation of the leases. But, the land doesn´t belong to the homeowners. What a sad situation.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: less is more, 10/6/2013 9:26:35 AM     (No. 9552628)

Curious if they voted for Dirty Harry.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: envirodude, 10/6/2013 9:47:55 AM     (No. 9552659)

The United States of America is dead. We now live in the United Fascist States of Amerika.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: CEP, 10/6/2013 9:50:24 AM     (No. 9552664)

Just goes to prove that the feds own too much property.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: strike3, 10/6/2013 9:51:13 AM     (No. 9552667)

Harry Reid, call your office. Your house is on fire.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Janjan, 10/6/2013 9:53:00 AM     (No. 9552673)

Agree with #2. I would make sure that when these jack booted Obama thugs threw me out of my own house the event would be well attended by the media.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 10/6/2013 9:54:22 AM     (No. 9552675)

It is a small matter, but I happened to notice that Navy played a football game against the Air Force Academy Saturday, yet the Coast Guard game against a private college team was cancelled. The rationale -
a perverted Administration, just as the action to force the people in the article out of their home. We are seeing the results of the election of a tyrant into office and his minions are, for the most part, senseless, in my opinion.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: CEP, 10/6/2013 9:56:41 AM     (No. 9552679)

Barack Obama leader of the dumbest and pettiest federal work force we have ever had.


How do you evict people from their homes when they have a lease???

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Reply 19 - Posted by: CEP, 10/6/2013 10:02:26 AM     (No. 9552691)

BTW: Should Obama and the missus be made to leave the White House, it is federal property also make all those troops who live in base housing leave their homes.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 10/6/2013 10:06:00 AM     (No. 9552697)

Jack booted thugs wearing cute little smokey the bear hats are still jack booted thugs.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Jethro bo, 10/6/2013 10:25:54 AM     (No. 9552727)

How very strange. The revolution is being lead by the Greatest generation and others in a similar age group. It isn´t by storming a beach, but simple civil disobedience. And it is a powerful reminder that the goobernment isn´t about serving those that consent but instead to oppress those that withdraw their consent. With jobs being non existent for the nation´s youth, one would think they would be leading the revolution. Instead, it seems that group just wants their participation trophy. The goobernment isn´t going to win this one as more and more people challenge the petty oppressions of the goobernment.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: tenncon231, 10/6/2013 10:42:47 AM     (No. 9552753)

How long before a Kent State happens?? It seems to be escalating until that unfortunately happens--is that what it will take for Americans to rise up and march on the "king"???

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Duckboy, 10/6/2013 10:45:37 AM     (No. 9552755)

The boy king is ruling via temper tantrum.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: BarryNo, 10/6/2013 10:47:34 AM     (No. 9552759)

It´s going to start soon. Somewhere, a small group will unite to stand and fight against this tyranny - and probably die - in objecting to these acts of oppression and terrorism.

The government and its enslaved press will claim they are ´hoodlums´ or anarchists, or criminals in some way, but it will be obvious what they are fighting for and why they died, as proud, free Americans.

...And a new revolution, for better, or for worse, will begin.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 10/6/2013 10:48:55 AM     (No. 9552761)

this shutdown and the whole ´´make them suffer´´ mentality may be why the fed gov´t purchased all that ammo in the last 12 months. just waiting for the right ´´trigger´´ event. And if you don´t see an event on the horizon - cause one to happen...

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Reply 26 - Posted by: M2, 10/6/2013 10:57:10 AM     (No. 9552777)

Even when no money is being spent on these shutdown-events, monuments, lands, waters....Obama the sadist takes pleasure in inflicting wounds on anyone who will sit still for it.

Where is Rolling Thunder when we need them?

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 10/6/2013 10:58:54 AM     (No. 9552783)

"They also serve who only sit and post."

Count yourselves among the heroic, who expose themselves to the flying monkeys by speaking out against the regime.

It´s cheap but it ain´t free.



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Reply 28 - Posted by: Justavoter, 10/6/2013 12:17:08 PM     (No. 9552883)

What is sad is that we have fellow Americans that will actually carry out these asinine orders. I will no longer give any more money to these bogus police and firefighter causes. They are all creeps now!

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Reply 29 - Posted by: uno, 10/6/2013 12:22:18 PM     (No. 9552892)

And they have the audacity to call Conservatives "Terrorists"!!!

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Safari Man, 10/6/2013 12:27:15 PM     (No. 9552898)

The people quoted in the article sure sounded compliant and passive. I hope they voted for Harry Reid because its Reid who is responsible.


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Reply 31 - Posted by: old dog, 10/6/2013 12:50:40 PM     (No. 9552932)

hmmmm! No ingress or egress to leasehold or property!

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Talk2, 10/6/2013 1:00:24 PM     (No. 9552944)

Never forget the zombies carrying out the orders of the bozo in the WH will still be there after the commie leaves office, if he ever does. When are the investigations going to begin into why public servants are obeying unlawful orders to terrorize citizens of this country?

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Reply 33 - Posted by: tnorling, 10/6/2013 3:02:19 PM     (No. 9553083)

I´ve been ruminating upon the behavior of the federal workers implementing these directives. What won´t they do?

I recall during the Marathon bombing search citizens being hustled at gun point out of their houses which were then searched.

What do we have to look forward to next? Visions of Nazis dance in my head.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: Chief1942, 10/6/2013 5:17:14 PM     (No. 9553189)

There is a move underway, mostly in Western states where the Federal Government owns large tracts of land, to have the states take control over these lands within their contiguous borders. As these types of incidents prove beyond doubt, the Federal Government is the most inept, inconsiderate, and despicable stewards of any lands. Those in their employ are nothing more than robotic "brownshirts" who do the bidding of their higher ups for fear of retribution. This all looks vaguely familiar to anyone who knows anything about history in the 20th century. America could do quite well without the Department of Agriculture, the National Fish and Wildlife Service, The National Park Service, and the US Forest Service. Let the states where those resources lie take care of them and manage them.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: jerseyden, 10/6/2013 5:37:53 PM     (No. 9553210)

What concerns me the most is it appears to me that the repubs go along with obama on this. If not why haven´t they formed a group and went to the WW2 memorial and breached the barricades challenging obama´s storm troopers to arrest them. If they did this all other sites would have to relent and let visitors in.

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Glen Campbell has been suffering from Alzheimer´s for over three years, but the Grammy-winning singer, 78, has recently moved into a facility, PEOPLE has confirmed. "He was moved to an Alzhemier´s facility last week," says a family friend. "I´m not sure what the permanent plan is for him yet. We´ll know more next week." The "Rhinestone Cowboy" crooner first opened up about having Alzheimer´s to PEOPLE in an exclusive 2011 interview. Campbell and his fourth wife, Kim Woolen, decided to go public with the news because Campbell hoped to embark on a final farewell live tour. The couple wanted his

Even Hillary Clinton Isn’t Sure What
We Should Like About Hillary Clinton

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PJ Media, by Stephen Kruiser    Original Article
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The first step is admitting… It was a simple question to someone accustomed to much tougher ones: What was her proudest achievement as secretary of state? But for a moment, Hillary Rodham Clinton, appearing recently before a friendly audience at a women’s forum in Manhattan, seemed flustered.(Snip)So…no definitive successes and some clear-cut failures. And that’s the generous New York Times assessment. The Democrat fantasy story about Mrs. Clinton paints her as strong and accomplished on her own. In reality, this is a woman who is professionally defined almost entirely by two men in her life, both of whom happen to have

Those ‘rogue’ agents
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New York Post, by Editorial    Original Article
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Remember when Lois Lerner, in answering a planted question at an American Bar Association conference, admitted the IRS had targeted conservative groups but tried to pass it off as the work of rogue agents — “our line people in Cincinnati”? Today we know there were indeed federal agents involved. But they weren’t rogue, and they weren’t confined to IRS workers in Cincinnati. Thanks to a Freedom of Information request by Judicial Watch, we now have an e-mail Lerner sent to colleagues noting the Department of Justice was looking into criminal prosecutions of these tax-exempt groups. We know something else, too. These investigations


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