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You wouldn't be a police car. You'd be getting stopped by one!


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More Fit than Most


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    Summary: I have not worked with Bill, but have known him as a friend on Police Link. I believe him to be a dedicated, hard working person with sound character, good judgement and respect for the Law. I believe he would be an asset to any Employer.
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    Summary: Have known Bill since I first came on this Link a few years ago.Find him to be wise ,a steadfast friend and reliable.

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December 13
bsears commented on: "Ed Keeney".

"Ed stopping by to say hi and hope all is well. Have a great weekend and be safe. "

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"Craig have a great weekend and be safe. "

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"Arnita have a great weekend and be safe."

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"Dave thank you for the wonderful christmas tree graphic. Hope all is well. The furry kids are good. Have a great weekend and be safe."

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"Tom thank you, hope all is well. Have a great weekend and be safe. "

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  • Imagesca4xarl3gatekeeper911_max50


    over 3 years ago



    Cinco de Mayo

    The 5th of May is not Mexican Independence Day, but it should be! And Cinco de Mayo is not an American holiday, but it should be. Mexico declared its independence from mother Spain on midnight, the 15th of September, 1810. And it took 11 years before the first Spanish soldiers were told and forced to leave Mexico.

    So, why Cinco de Mayo? And why should Americans savor this day as well? Because 4,000 Mexican soldiers smashed the French and traitor Mexican army of 8,000 at Puebla, Mexico, 100 miles east of Mexico City on the morning of May 5, 1862.

    The French had landed in Mexico (along with Spanish and English troops) five months earlier on the pretext of collecting Mexican debts from the newly elected government of democratic President (and Indian) Benito Juarez. The English and Spanish quickly made deals and left. The French, however, had different ideas.

    Under Emperor Napoleon III, who detested the United States, the French came to stay. They brought a Hapsburg prince with them to rule the new Mexican empire. His name was Maximilian; his wife, Carolota. Napoleon's French Army had not been defeated in 50 years, and it invaded Mexico with the finest modern equipment and with a newly reconstituted Foreign Legion. The French were not afraid of anyone, especially since the United States was embroiled in its own Civil War.

    The French Army left the port of Vera Cruz to attack Mexico City to the west, as the French assumed that the Mexicans would give up should their capital fall to the enemy -- as European countries traditionally did.

    Under the command of Texas-born General Zaragosa, (and the cavalry under the command of Colonel Porfirio Diaz, later to be Mexico's president and dictator), the Mexicans awaited. Brightly dressed French Dragoons led the enemy columns. The Mexican Army was less stylish.

    General Zaragosa ordered Colonel Diaz to take his cavalry, the best in the world, out to the French flanks. In response, the French did a most stupid thing; they sent their cavalry off to chase Diaz and his men, who proceeded to butcher them. The remaining French infantrymen charged the Mexican defenders through sloppy mud from a thunderstorm and through hundreds of head of stampeding cattle stirred up by Indians armed only with machetes.

    When the battle was over, many French were killed or wounded and their cavalry was being chased by Diaz' superb horsemen miles away. The Mexicans had won a great victory that kept Napoleon III from supplying the confederate rebels for another year, allowing the United States to build the greatest army the world had ever seen. This grand army smashed the Confederates at Gettysburg just 14 months after the battle of Puebla, essentially ending the Civil War.

    Union forces were then rushed to the Texas/Mexican border under General Phil Sheridan, who made sure that the Mexicans got all the weapons and ammunition they needed to expel the French. American soldiers were discharged with their uniforms and rifles if they promised to join the Mexican Army to fight the French. The American Legion of Honor marched in the Victory Parade in Mexico, City.

    It might be a historical stretch to credit the survival of the United States to those brave 4,000 Mexicans who faced an army twice as large in 1862. But who knows?

    In gratitude, thousands of Mexicans crossed the border after Pearl Harbor to join the U.S. Armed Forces. As recently as the Persian Gulf War, Mexicans flooded American consulates with phone calls, trying to join up and fight another war for America.

    Mexicans, you see, never forget who their friends are, and neither do Americans. That's why Cinco de Mayo is such a party -- A party that celebrates freedom and liberty. There are two ideals which Mexicans and Americans have fought shoulder to shoulder to protect, ever since the 5th of May, 1862. VIVA! el CINCO DE MAYO!!

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    over 3 years ago



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    over 3 years ago



    Margarita huh? I like the blue ones. Thanks sweetie

  • Snoopy_13_max50


    over 3 years ago


    Hi Bill. Red Sox-Angels have a good one going on up in Boston right now. You watching any games? I hope you are well my friend.

  • 375956_401447159923274_1109023972_n_max50


    over 3 years ago


    I tease you too Bill, I'm a big girl I can take it. I know you've been eating "real food" for a week LOL Have a great rest of Tuesday. It was 83 degrees here today tomorrow it's gonna be in the 50's go figure.


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    over 3 years ago


    Hey Bill, Thank you for the gift. Hope your weekend went well and you have a great week. Darrell

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    over 3 years ago


    Thanks for stopping by. You have a "FUN"tastic week :-)

  • Photo_00002_max50


    over 3 years ago


    Bill, Thanks. You too. Stay safe and God Bless.

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    over 3 years ago


    Thanks for thre gift Bill. You are such a sweetheart. Thanks for making my day. I am sorry you lost your dog you poor thing. Pets are such a big part of our lives. It can be hard to handle. Stay safe my friend.........

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    over 3 years ago


    Hey bill :)!!! Thanks for stopping by! My weekend was good thanks baseball sat then napped and went to work then spent some time outside with the kids sunday then worked and now about to leave work and go to the gym! Hope u had a great weekend and a wonderful monday have a great week! Be safe ttys

  • 375956_401447159923274_1109023972_n_max50


    over 3 years ago


    Good to hear you are finally off the pureed food. You know I just like to tease you. Have a great week, stay safe my friend.


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    over 3 years ago

    Just checking in. Hope you are doing well. Take care and watch your six.Hello Comments, Graphics for Facebook, MySpace

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    over 3 years ago

    Good morning Bill.Sorry about your dog.Have been on vacation this past week.Be safe and well,my froend.

  • Snoopy_13_max50


    over 3 years ago


    Hi Bill. I hope your week is off to a good start. Loved the walk off Red Sox win last night. It was a beautiful thing. Stay safe my friend. Jonas

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    over 3 years ago


    Hi Bill!
    Sorry to hear about your dog, it's sad when you lose a friend and family member.! Hope the week ahead is better for you! take care and stay safe my friend.