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1st Annual Smedley Butler "War Is A Racket" Badminton Tournament

Here is my first announcement, sent to people I hope will field teams. This is a very easy event to do, and a way to start bringing groups together. I tried to "cookie cutter" it so you can use it to host one of your own. Of course, you are invited to compete in ours, too, if you want to come to Idaho for it!

(Insert time and location - his birthday was July 30, we are having ours on the 31st.)

A FUNd-raising event for causes that promote the true American ideals of PEACE and LIBERTY.
Guest speakers have been invited, will announce them when confirmed. (Insert name of event host.)
ONLY SIXTEEN TEAMS will be able to compete, so get your partner and get registered! Standard tournament rules will be modified to fit our facilities and the time allotted. Teams will consist of two players, age and sex of the players will not be taken into account. Registration fee will be $20 per team. A maximum of $5 from each fee will be used to cover event expenses, the rest will be given as a donation to the winning team's cause. First Place will receive 50% of the prize money, Second place will receive 25%, Third and Fourth place will split the last $25.

Registrations will be taken on first paid for, first reserved basis. To register, please send us the names of both players and the organization you will be playing for, along with a $20 check to:
(insert your name and address)

Let's beat some swords into Badminton Rackets and have some fun, and mix and mingle with other people who understand that LIBERTY is what makes our nation strong, and PEACE is what makes our nation prosperous.

If you would like to help with the event, please email me or call! There are several things I could use help with!
(insert your name and number)

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It really annoys me when

I read something like this for the very first time and I'm half way through my life. (War is a Racket) Thanks LoveandLight for the link (look down the comments). You know its going on but nice when someone who is in it writes it out.

Trying to get local sport and rec club to help host.

Big bump

for a true American soldier.

Prepare & Share the Message of Freedom through Positive-Peaceful-Activism.

Gen. Butler was just another conspiracy theorist.

"Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it." -- Joseph Goebbels

"Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it." -- Joseph Goebbels


that was rife sarcasm.. I don't know whether to ask you to apologize or LOL.

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"Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it." -- Joseph Goebbels

"Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it." -- Joseph Goebbels


It's about time Smedley got his due.

bump for freedom & sports...

& summer time...

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Smedley Butler is a great

Smedley Butler is a great American hero. There should be a huge statue of him somewhere.

"You are a den of Vipers.I intend to rout you out and by the Eternal God I will rout you out."

"If this mischievous financial policy [greenbacks], which has its origin in North America, should become endurated down to a fixture, then that government will furnish its own money without cost. It will pay off its debts and be without debts. It will hav

Major General Smedley Butler:

War is a Racket

Two time Congressional Medal winner, and there is not even a foot-note next to the names of Alvin York and Audie Murphy. I guess it's because he actually proposes a SOLUTION to war... Nah... That couldn't be it.