header
Broadband Speed Test Broadband Connection Speed Test
Forums
VoIP Test
Speed Test
TechDigger

MAIN MENU

 Home
 Account Manager
 Account Settings
 Private Messages
 Recommend Us
 Contact Us
 Search Site
 Privacy Policy
 Vistor Statistics
 Sitemap

 Advanced Speed Test
 GA - Capacity Test
 GA - Speed Test
 GA - High Speed Test
 GA - Route Qual Test
 TX - Capacity Test
 TX - Speed Test
 CA -CT- Capacity Test
 CA -CT- Quality Test
 TX -CT- Capacity Test
 TX -CT- Quality Test
 Test Reporting Tool
 Basic Speed Tests
 GA - Speed Test
 TX - Speed Test
 Mobile Speed Test
 Satellite Speed Test
 GA - Capacity Test
 GA - Speed Test
 GA - Route Qual Test
 Test Reporting Tool
 VoIP & IPTV Tests
 GA - VoIP Test
 GA - IPTV Test
 GA - Streaming Test
 GA - Route Qual Test
 TX - VoIP Test
 TX -CT- Voip Test
 Test Reporting Tool
 Firewall Test Tools
 General Port Check
 VoIP Port Check
 VPN Port Check
 FTP/DCC Port Check
 Citrix/RA Port Check
 IM Service Port Check
 Stream Video Check
 Stream Audio Check
 Gaming Port Check

 Tech Forums
 Support Forums
 Search Site
 User Polls (Vote)
 Tech Resources
 Tech Solutions
 Internet / Cable FAQs
 Zen OS Emulator
 Tech News
 Latest Tech
 Hot Tech Topics
 Submit News Tip
 Product Reviews
 Text Only Version

 Hurricane Tracking
 Full Tracking Page
 Interactive Track Map
 Active Watch Areas
 Satellite & Radar
 Forecast Models (Adv)
 Tropical Wave Tracker
 Wind Shear Maps
 Wind & Vorticity Mdls
 Air Mass Models
 Atlantic Panorama
 Weather & Radar
 National Weather
 Your Weather
 California Radar
 Florida Radar
 Missouri Radar
 Oklahoma Radar
 Science Labs
 Earth Sciences
 Space Weather

 Downloads & Links
 Fav Web Links
 Pics & Dig Art
 ShutterBug
 Fun & Games
 Flash Games
 Flash Games II
 Earthview Fun Portal

 ISPGeeks Extras
 Geeks File Crypt
 News Archives
 Tech News Archives
 Tech Top Viewed

CABLE & TELCO NEWS

» B&C BEYOND: NOVEMBER 18, 2013
Your weekly gateway to the articles, blogs and multimedia you won't find in the pages...

» Sets That Push All The Buttons
Local news sets are looking more like your smartphone.But how much sensory stimulation is too...

» For Monday Night,Change Is the Only Constant
Key lineup shifts?and a certain singing show?have alteredthe early-week landscape for...

» FCC Investigating PatternOf CALM Act Complaints
Number of objections is on the decline,but loud TV commercials still draw fire and...

» Upon Further Review, Wall St.Still Rooting for TV Sports
Disney cable drop forces analysts to recheck ESPN...

» For Some Newscasts,Virtual Sets Are the Top Story
More U.S. stations in small and mid-sized marketsare signing off hard sets?and getting...

» Market Eye: All Shook Up in Memphis
The city has challenges, but there aremany reasons for its TV stations to stay...

» Lack of Sitcom HitsIs No Laughing Matter
Stations and cable networks cross fingers for next big...

» Editorial: Echoes of History
A view of the newsgathering...

» TV Exec Revels inLionsgate?s ?Mad? Triumphs
By staying close to the edgy, Beggssits at center of the studio?s small-screen...

» NFL, MLB To Supremes: If Aereo Wins, Broadcasters Lose
Warn that their games would move to pay...

» Media General, Dish Do Deal
Stations back on bird in 17 previously dark...

» Netflix Revives 'The Killing' for Shortened Final Season
Drama survives cancellation for a second...

» Wheeler: H Block Auction To Proceed
Also says Rockefeller bill prompts worthwhile discussion on over-the-top...

» FCC Votes To Expressly Consider More Foreign Broadcast Ownership
Praised as way to boost minority access to capital, and perhaps to free up spectrum for...

» CBS Hires Mickey Carter As Distribution Senior VP
Joins recent hire Jonathan Sarrow on Ray Hopkins' negotiating...

» CPB Creates American Archive of Public Broadcasting
To be housed in Washington and at WGBH...

» CNN Salutes 'Captain Outrageous'
Wolf Blitzer interviews key figures in life of Ted...

» RTDNF Names First Amendment Award Winners
Lester Holt to receive Leonard Zeidenberg First Amendment...

» Vizrt To Acquire Mosart Medialab
Deal will add the Mosart automation to Vizrt?s...

» NBC Reviving 'Last Comic Standing'
Stand-up series will return next...

» Study: Media Rights, Sponsorship Will Fuel Sports Growth to $68 Billion in 2017
Projects CAGR of 4.8% across four segments in North...

» Netflix's TV UI Gets a Facelift
Lean back revamp comes as 'majority' of 1 billion-plus hours is streamed to...

» Senators to FCC: Don't Forget LPTVs, Translators
Warn Hill that there could be trickle-down...

» Comcast to Congress: Freeing Up More 5 GHZ WiFi Spectrum Is Crucial
Says moves are needed to relieve congestion and allow for 1 gig...

TECH & TRADE NEWS


Latest Apple News
[ Latest Apple News ]

·Logitech to make wired iPad keyboard for the classroom
·How to check for—and get rid of—a Mac Flashback infection
·What was that about Macs being virus proof?
·Second iOS 4.3 beta picked apart for clues about upcoming iPad 2
·Apple may drop NVIDIA for Sandy Bridge's IGP next year
·$99 Apple TV drops storage, integrates Netflix
·Long-neglected Mac Pro, Cinema Display finally updated
·Apple blocks screenshots, axes sexual content from App Store
·iTablet rumors: March arrival, Verizon 3G, UI learning curve

RECENT SHUTTERBUG

Clown Fish
Clown Fish


Macro Shot
Macro Shot


Cold Beef
Cold Beef


Foggy Fall
Foggy Fall




Photo Gallery

SITE SPONSOR



RANDOM SHUTTERBUG

Clown Fish Paradise
Clown Fish Para ...


My friend Chack!
My friend Chack ...


Jellyfish
Jellyfish


Putting my money were my mouth is
Putting my mone ...



Photo Gallery

ISPgeeks.com :: View topic - Freedom Is Not Free
forums home faq search edit profile members list private messages usergroups

Freedom Is Not Free
 

Post new topic   Reply to topic    ISPgeeks.com Forum Index -> Patriots Speak Your Mind!
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
ispgeek
Founding Member
Founding Member


Joined: Nov 14, 2006
Posts: 6691
Location: St. Petersburg, FL

PostPosted: Sun May 24, 2009 9:26 pm    Post subject: Freedom Is Not Free Reply with quote

I watched the flag pass by one day.
It fluttered in the breeze.
A young Marine saluted it,
and then he stood at ease.
I looked at him in uniform
So young, so tall, so proud,
He'd stand out in any crowd.
I thought how many men like him
Had fallen through the years.
How many died on foreign soil?
How many mothers' tears?
How many pilots' planes shot down?
How many died at sea?
How many foxholes were soldiers' graves?
No, freedom isn't free.

I heard the sound of TAPS one night,
When everything was still
I listened to the bugler play
And felt a sudden chill.
I wondered just how many times
That TAPS had meant "Amen,"
When a flag had draped a coffin
Of a brother or a friend.
I thought of all the children,
Of the mothers and the wives,
Of fathers, sons and husbands
With interrupted lives.
I thought about a graveyard
At the bottom of the sea
Of unmarked graves in Arlington.
No, freedom isn't free.

- Kelly Strong
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website AIM Address Yahoo Messenger MSN Messenger
Tomcat
Founding Member
Founding Member


Joined: Jan 21, 2007
Posts: 3987
Location: Kansas City MO

PostPosted: Sun May 24, 2009 10:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Very good one, thanks for sharing. salut
_________________
IF YOU DON'T STAND BEHIND OUR TROOPS, PLEASE, FEEL FREE TO STAND IN FRONT OF THEM !!!
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Yahoo Messenger
ispgeek
Founding Member
Founding Member


Joined: Nov 14, 2006
Posts: 6691
Location: St. Petersburg, FL

PostPosted: Sun May 24, 2009 10:40 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I kinda thought so...
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website AIM Address Yahoo Messenger MSN Messenger
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    ISPgeeks.com Forum Index -> Patriots Speak Your Mind! All times are GMT - 5 Hours
Page 1 of 1


 
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum

Internet Speed Test bandwidth test Voip Test | Site Map | IspGeekMap 
ISPgeeks Advertising | Broadband Speed Test
ISPgeeks Tech SolutionsInternet Speed Test
Hosting provided by Ubiquity Hosting Solutions

©2006-2013
 ISPGeeks.com - All rights reserved
ISPgeeks Privacy Policy
Page Generation: 0.13 Seconds
speedtest bandwidth speed test speed test
broadband diagnostics test internet speed dsl speed test