> Seems they're running out of food now - this
> article is hilarious!
> Swore An Oath But He Forgot To Bring the
> [quote]More Fun On the Internet Dept: The Citizens
> For Constitutional Freedom - aka the ragged
> handful of white, slow-witted, gun-toting,
> camo-wrapped, self-styled insurrectionist yahoos
> occupying an empty wildlife visitors' center in
> the middle of wintry Oregon to protest tyranny and
> free park maps - are having a rough time.
> Oppressive federal agents are pretty much ignoring
> them. Weary residents want them to go home -
> though one obliging rancher, they breathlessly
> report, did bring "a very, very good pot of
> soup." Birdwatchers and wildlife supporters have
> dubbed them thugs, poachers and destroyers of the
> environment and warned, "We are watching you...
> You will never see us, but we and our cameras will
> always see you." And despite plans to stay "for
> years" - in what are reportedly cozy digs complete
> with gym - they're running out of snacks, and have
> issued a sorry plea for more.
> Perhaps most galling, despite their florid
> grandstanding about fighting the totalitarian
> state just like Rosa Parks and other freedom
> fighters, most of America finds them hilarious. To
> be clear: They are jokes; the fact they can
> freely, mindlessly wave around guns, thus
> pretending their firepower gives them legitimacy,
> is no joke, and scary. Even less amusing, the
> brutal truth of the matter is that if they were
> brown, black or Muslim, they'd probably already
> have been able to die with their recently bought
> paramillitary boots on like some have theatrically
> declared they want to.[/quote]
ROFL! That was hilarious!
So...they plan to stay for the long haul...but don't bring enough food? Some outdoorsmen and survivalists they are. My guess they were planning to go out and shoot some game, which would be poaching.
The thing about Rosa Parks is that she wasn't toting a rifle.