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Welcome to the Ride Board. Use this forum at your own risk! By posting or responding here, you accept all responsibility.

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Latest News May 21, 2015
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This morning I heard on the radio a Debbie Lee the parent of a soldier killed in Iraq and she was basically calling for American troops to return to the Middle East to in effect to ‘finish the job’. What I heard was on UK radio and I don’t have a recording but the video at this link will give you...
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