Articles by: Thomas Ventimiglia

Feds Collect Record Taxes Through November; Still Run $201.8B Deficit

Feds Collect Record Taxes Through November; Still Run $201.8B Deficit

on December 13, 2017, 8:05 AM / in National News

By Terence P. Jeffrey  (CNSNews.com) – The federal government collected record total tax revenues of $443,715,000,000 in the first two months of fiscal 2018 (Oct. 1, 2017 through the end of November), according to the Monthly Treasury Statement. Despite these record tax revenues, the federal government still ran a deficit of $201,761,000,000 for those same two months. That is because the government […]

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Two Centuries of Struggle and Division

Two Centuries of Struggle and Division

on December 13, 2017, 8:00 AM / in History, Religion

by Adam Grey  |   Faith and Heritage In the past two centuries the Church in America has undergone several cycles of terrible decline, followed by division and revival. In the mid-1800s the mainline Protestant denominations split along regional lines due to the ascendancy of abolitionist, often unitarian, egalitarians in both Church and State. The Presbyterians, Methodists, and Baptists all divided because […]

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Wife of demoted DOJ official worked for firm behind anti-Trump dossier

Wife of demoted DOJ official worked for firm behind anti-Trump dossier

on December 12, 2017, 6:59 AM / in National News

By James Rosen, Jake Gibson   |   Fox News Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.comA senior Justice Department official demoted last week for concealing his meetings with the men behind the anti-Trump “dossier” had even closer ties to Fusion GPS, the firm responsible for the incendiary document, than have been disclosed, Fox News has confirmed: The official’s wife worked for Fusion GPS during the […]

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A Story About An Old 1956 Chevy

A Story About An Old 1956 Chevy

on December 12, 2017, 6:10 AM / in Bedtime Stories

The proud owner of a magnificent 1956 Chevrolet convertible, wrote to say he had restored the car to perfection over the last few years, and sent this: On a very warm summer afternoon he decided to take his car to town. It needed gas, as the gauge was practically on empty, but he wanted ice cream, so he headed first […]

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Gun Control is in Progressivism’s DNA

Gun Control is in Progressivism’s DNA

on December 11, 2017, 8:37 AM / in Opinion

Forgot to mention the direct election of U. S. Senators; this relieved Senators from being bound by the states. By Dean Weingarten Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- Progressive infatuation with gun control and population disarmament stems from their foundationial premises about the nature of reality. Progressivism was born out of the end of the frontier and of frustrations with the restraints of the Constitution.  Politicians […]

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EU Sues Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic for Refusing to Take Migrants

EU Sues Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic for Refusing to Take Migrants

on December 9, 2017, 7:07 AM / in International News

Written by Vijeta Uniyal The European Union is taking Poland, Hungary and Czech Republic to court for refusing to open their borders to migrants. The three eastern European member states will be taken to the top EU court, the European Court of Justice, for blocking Brussels’ migrant resettlement plan. EU’s legal action is part of a long-running tussle between Brussels […]

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Engineer In Hell…

Engineer In Hell…

on December 7, 2017, 7:40 AM / in Bedtime Stories

As to not offend the legal profession, please remember it is a joke. An Engineer dies and goes to Hell. Dissatisfied with the level of comfort, he starts designing and building improvements. After a while, Hell has air conditioning, iced water, flush toilets and escalators, and the engineer is a pretty popular guy. One day God calls and asks Satan, […]

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Israel willing to resort to military action to stop Iran acquiring nuclear weapons: minister

Israel willing to resort to military action to stop Iran acquiring nuclear weapons: minister

on December 6, 2017, 9:10 AM / in International News

TOKYO (Reuters) – Israel is willing to resort to military action to ensure Iran never acquires nuclear weapons, the intelligence minister said on Thursday in Japan where he is seeking backing for U.S. President Donald Trump’s tougher line on Tehran. Trump said on Oct. 13 he would not certify Iran is complying with an agreement on curtailing its nuclear program, […]

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Gay wedding cake controversy heads to Supreme Court

Gay wedding cake controversy heads to Supreme Court

on December 5, 2017, 7:18 AM / in National News

The encounter between a same-sex couple and a Colorado baker lasted just a few seconds — but the legal, political and social impact could extend for decades after the Supreme Court takes up their case on Tuesday. The justices will hear oral arguments in perhaps the most closely watched appeal so far this term, pitting religious conviction against anti-discrimination laws. […]

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“For The First Time In Modern History” US Government Debt Will Surpass Household Debt

“For The First Time In Modern History” US Government Debt Will Surpass Household Debt

on December 5, 2017, 6:40 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Tyler Durden  |  ZeroHedge.com Last week, rating agency DBRS raised a red flag when it calculated that in the past decade average US wages have risen by only 5.7%, while consumer debt over the same period rose 60% more, or 9.3%. However, while the US household’s reliance on debt to fill in the income gaps is hardly news, on Monday JPMorgan found […]

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Seniors

Seniors

on December 4, 2017, 6:51 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Two young businessmen in Florida were sitting down for a break in their soon-to-be new store in the shopping mall As yet, the store’s merchandise wasn’t in — only a few shelves and display racks set up. One said to the other, “I’ll bet that any minute now some old senior is going to walk by, put his face to […]

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As you butter the little crumb..

As you butter the little crumb..

on December 4, 2017, 6:42 AM / in Bedtime Stories

The Pillsbury Doughboy has died. Boo Hoo Please join me in remembering a great icon of the community. The Pillsbury Doughboy died yesterday of a yeast infection and trauma complications from repeated pokes in the belly. He was 71. Doughboy was buried in a lightly greased coffin. Dozens of celebrities turned out to pay their respects, including Mrs. Butterworth, Hungry […]

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Devin Nunes, House Intel Committee Prepare to Find FBI in Contempt for Mueller Cover-up

Devin Nunes, House Intel Committee Prepare to Find FBI in Contempt for Mueller Cover-up

on December 4, 2017, 6:37 AM / in National News

House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) has instructed committee staff to prepare to cite the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in contempt of Congress after the agency failed to turn over documents explaining why agent Peter Strzok had been removed from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation. by JOEL B. POLLAK   |    Breitbart News Byron York of the Washington […]

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Enjoy this when you have some quiet time.

on December 2, 2017, 7:07 AM / in Religion

The Nature of God

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Trump to Campaign near Alabama Border Days before Election

on December 1, 2017, 8:30 AM / in National News

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump will appear at a campaign-style rally in Pensacola, Florida, next week, a move that brings the president less than 20 miles from the Alabama border just four days before a special election that will decide the fate of embattled Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore. The White House had distanced itself from Moore in […]

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The Mushrooms…

The Mushrooms…

on December 1, 2017, 8:28 AM / in Bedtime Stories

She wanted to serve her guests mushroom-smothered steak, but she had no mushrooms and no time to buy them. Her husband suggested, “Why don’t you go pick some of the mushrooms that are growing wild down by the stream? “No, some wild mushrooms are poisonous.” “Well, I see squirrels eating them and they’re OK.” So she picked a bunch and […]

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Why Did Christ Come?

on December 1, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

At this season called Christmas, amid the frenzied commercialism, which has distracted the attention of the multitude, how many give serious thought to the things, which this holiday is intended to represent? Do we ask ourselves what do we celebrate? Yes, a few do and of this few, only a few get the entire answer. We say that we are […]

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Ladies, Remember Men Are Dangerous. Now Share A Bathroom With Them And Don’t Carry A Gun.

Ladies, Remember Men Are Dangerous. Now Share A Bathroom With Them And Don’t Carry A Gun.

on November 30, 2017, 9:00 AM / in Opinion

It’s important, I’m told, to be respectful of opposing beliefs. We mustn’t be dismissive of viewpoints that differ from our own. We mustn’t condescend. I agree. It’s just that I have trouble putting this into practice. God forgive me. The problem is that the Left’s arguments are often so convoluted, absurd, and self-defeating that I couldn’t take them seriously if […]

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Seenager

Seenager

on November 29, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories

I Just discovered my age group! I am a Seenager. (Senior teenager)I have everything that I wanted as a teenager, only 50-60 years later. I don’t have to go to school or work I get an allowance every month. I have my own pad. I don’t have a curfew. I have a driver’s license and my own car. I have […]

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Denzel Washington is served up like Thanksgiving leftovers by black Twitter for saying 4 powerful words

Denzel Washington is served up like Thanksgiving leftovers by black Twitter for saying 4 powerful words

on November 28, 2017, 8:31 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Tom Tillison  |  BizPack Review “It starts at home.” This isn’t going to go over well in liberal Hollywood circles. Taking a stance that’s all but certain to prompt a walk back, actor Denzel Washington said the incarceration rate of young black males is not the fault of the criminal justice system, but of fatherless homes. Washington made the assertion […]

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