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Utah Legislators to Bureau of Land Management: Restore the Bonneville Salt Flats

Posted March 01, 2016 8:00 AM by dstrohl
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After months of meetings with land-speed racers, mining companies, and federal agencies, the Utah House of Representatives late last week passed a bill urging the Bureau of Land Management to make it safe once again to race on the Bonneville Salt Flats.

Introduced at the beginning of the month by Utah State Representative Stephen G. Handy, Utah House Concurrent Resolution 8 points out that racers noted a thinning of the salt flats as early as the 1960s and that the flats were designated an Area of Critical Environmental Concern in 1985 before "strongly urging" the BLM, the United States Congress, and the state's congressional representatives to come up with a plan to restore the salt flats "to safe land speed racing conditions."

"It's a real tragedy, what's happened there," Handy told the Salt Lake Tribune. "There are things that we cannot do that we would like to do with those lands within our sovereign borders that we cannot effect."

So will Utah restore the famous slat flats, or has racing there dried out?

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03/02/2016 9:18 AM

Pretty much, the BLM (otherwise known as the "Big Land Menace", or "Bunchamonkies in charge of Land Mismanagement" think they always know what is best, but typical of government bureaucrats, they neither know or care that they don't know what they are doing, and as such are the most dangerous enemies of the State of Utah, which was once my home. If the BLM has a problem with what I have stated, they are welcome to come to my home and attempt to confront me, but I will also confront them back, and invite them to piss off. If they don't like how Americans respond to their crap, why don't they take their show on the road to Mexico, and see what former El Presidente' Vicente Fox has to say about them, and their B.S. L. M.

I am a firm believer in restoration of compliance with the U.S. Constitution in accordance with the 10th Amendment State Rights. BLM stand down! Relinquish your crony capitalism (which is phony capitalism, and more aligned with national socialism) in Utah, back off, stand down, go home, worthless bunch of black helicopter riding, baby colt murdering foaming at the mouth jack ass democrats.

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03/02/2016 7:54 PM

Now, now, no need to sugarcoat it, tell us how you really feel.

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03/03/2016 8:16 AM

If I were not (1)afraid of being TOS'd outta here, or (2) afraid of Donald Trump removing the Bill of Rights (particularly the 1st Amendment to COTUS), and being sued for "how I really feel", I would.

Otherwise, it is a known fact that BLM personnel were caught red-handed chasing a wild colt (not even a day old) with a "black" helicopter, until it was exhausted, then fell, breaking a leg. They then proceeded to drag this colt (an unspecified distance) rather cruelly and roughly, then finally shooting it in the head. I think anyone who mistreats any mammalian species, especially the young, should be tried and found guilty, then meted the exact same punishment they inflicted on the creature, or have the option of being shot in the back of the head while in their prison cell (as per in the former Soviet Union) at an unspecified time (although that is getting off way too easy). Cruel and inhumane treatment of animals needs to be met with violence and cruel and perhaps unusual punishment. So if Trump wants to throw out parts of the COTUS, I say throw out the whole Federal Government, and start over with people who have not lost their souls. The devil worshiping bastards of BLM should be horsewhipped, drag-hanged, flayed alive, burned with hot oil, then shot in the scrotum. Then gut shot and left to die in agony. I have no mercy or sympathy or empathy toward the human animal with no soul. If that is what we revert to without God, then to hell with it all.

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