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Louis L’Amour

Louis L’Amour

on March 22, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Good morning, it’s Wednesday, March 22, 2017. One anomaly of our current politics is that the occupant of the Oval Office does not read books. This aversion came to light last summer as Donald J. Trump accepted the Republican presidential nomination, and it came from the candidate himself. He has no time to read, Trump told Marc Fisher of The […]

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Quote for Today

on March 22, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion, People

Seven years ago and 9 more to go…. “The problem is that we now have de facto amnesty; whatever the on-paper law is, Washington isn’t deporting even a tiny percentage of the millions of illegals already here – or anything significant in terms of the numbers of new illegals arriving yearly. Aside from the illegals knowing that the likelihood of […]

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Quote for Today

on March 21, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“I am convinced that those who will take action have been doing so and the rest – well, the rest will do as they have been doing, pushing their heads further down to ensure they DO NOT SEE OR HEAR what is happening in front of them. Sort of like those folks who are always sick and tell you about […]

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Quote for Today, March 19th

Quote for Today, March 19th

on March 19, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“There is nothing which I dread so much as a division of the republic into two great parties, each arranged under its leader, and concerting measures in opposition to each other. This, in my humble apprehension, is to be dreaded as the greatest political evil… “ John Adams Letter to Jonathan Jackson, October 2, 1789 John Adams was the second president […]

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Kimberly Henderson, a new life….

on March 18, 2019, 6:00 AM / in People, Religion

  Special thank you to Bobbie for sending this to us…. a great story about life…. From Her Facebook Page  Two years ago today [March 15] I was sitting in an abortion clinic thinking not having Vaida was best for me. People remember dates for birthdays, and anniversaries. Well this date is forever burned in my brain. It’s a day […]

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Quote for Today March 14th

Quote for Today March 14th

on March 14, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.” Benjamin Franklin One of my students suggested this meant: There is a large difference between working on something with no purpose or dedication to achieving a goal, and actually acting on what you want to do and working with it until it comes to fruition. […]

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Quote for Today March 10th

on March 10, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“A limited democracy might indeed be the best protector of individual liberty and be better than any other form of limited government, but an unlimited democracy is probably worse than any other form of unlimited government, because its government loses the power even to do what it thinks right if any group on which its majority depends thinks otherwise. If […]

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Quote for Today

Quote for Today

on March 8, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“The springs of my faith and all my graces; the springs of my life and all my pleasures; the springs of my activity and all its right doings; the springs of my hope, and all its heavenly anticipations, all lie in thee, my Lord.” Charles Spurgeon Charles Spurgeon was a British Particular Baptist preacher. Spurgeon remains highly influential among Christians of […]

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Luke Perry, of ‘90210’ fame, dead at age 52

Luke Perry, of ‘90210’ fame, dead at age 52

on March 5, 2019, 7:29 AM / in People

Perry had suffered a stroke and been in a Los Angeles hospital since last Wednesday. Television actor Luke Perry, best known for his starring role in “Beverly Hills, 90210,” died on Monday, his representatives said. He was 52. The actor was rushed to the hospital Wednesday after suffering a stroke at his home in the Sherman Oaks neighborhood of Los Angeles, officials […]

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My testimony this morning – Jackie

on March 4, 2019, 8:58 AM / in People, Religion

This is a message I hadn’t planned or even thought I would be writing. It is really a testimony to how the Spiritual War is fought and it is my testimony of how it involved me BIG TIME this week. When I went to bed last night I really didn’t think I would be alive this morning – I honestly […]

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Quote For Today, March 1st

Quote For Today, March 1st

on March 1, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Staat heisst das kälteste aller kalten Ungeheuer. Kalt lügt es auch; und diese Lüge kriecht aus seinem Munde: „Ich, der Staat, bin das Volk.“ Lüge ist’s! Schaffende waren es, die schufen die Völker und hängten einen Glauben und eine Liebe über sie hin: also dienten sie dem Leben. Vernichter sind es, die stellen Fallen auf für Viele und heissen sie […]

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Quote for Today

Quote for Today

on February 28, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“[H]e whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.” Thomas Paine 1776 Thomas Paine (January 29, 1737 – June 8, 1809) was an English-American political activist, philosopher, political theorist, and revolutionary. One of the Founding Fathers of the United States, he authored the two most influential pamphlets at the start of the […]

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Quote for Today February 27th

Quote for Today February 27th

on February 27, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“But when they bring YOU in before public assemblies and government officials and authorities, do not become anxious about how or what YOU will speak in defense or what YOU will say; for the holy spirit will teach YOU in that very hour the things YOU ought to say.” Jesus, Luke 12: 11-12 Jesus, is also referred to as Jesus […]

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Quote for Today; February 25th

Quote for Today; February 25th

on February 25, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“No government has the right to decide on the truth of scientific principles, nor to prescribe in any way the character of the questions investigated. Neither may a government determine the aesthetic value of artistic creations, nor limit the forms of literacy or artistic expression. Nor should it pronounce on the validity of economic, historic, religious, or philosophical doctrines. Instead […]

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Running, Resilience and a ‘Robot Leg’

Running, Resilience and a ‘Robot Leg’

on February 24, 2019, 6:37 AM / in People, Religion

One boy’s journey back from cancer by Grace Korzekwa Mack is a boy in motion. He runs and jumps and tumbles as much as any 9-year-old. Mack is also a cancer survivor and amputee, but that becomes an afterthought in his day-to-day. He employs his “robot leg,” as his brother and sisters call it, to play in a community basketball league, […]

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Quote for Today; February 23rd

Quote for Today; February 23rd

on February 23, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, People

I have been up to see the Congress and they do not seem to be able to do anything except to eat peanuts and chew tobacco, while my army is starving. Robert E. Lee Robert Edward Lee (January 19, 1807 – October 12, 1870) was an American soldier best known for commanding the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia in the American […]

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Quote For Today, February 22nd

Quote For Today, February 22nd

on February 22, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, People

” We are either a nation of laws, or we are lawless.” Marsha Blackburn The House voted 236 to 191 to cancel legal protections for millions of illegal immigrants. Representative Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) sponsored the measure to overturn President Obama’s executive mandate that seeks to give them legal status. She is an American politician. A member of the Republican Party, […]

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Peter Tork of the Monkees dies at 77

Peter Tork of the Monkees dies at 77

on February 21, 2019, 3:07 PM / in People

“There are no words right now…heart broken over the loss of my Monkee brother, Peter Tork,” bandmate Micky Dolenz said. By Janelle Griffith The Monkees bassist and singer Peter Tork died Thursday, according to his sister and bandmates. He was 77. “It is with beyond-heavy and broken hearts that we share the devastating news that our friend, mentor, teacher, and amazing […]

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Quote for Today; February 21st

Quote for Today; February 21st

on February 21, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, People

It is not democracy but unlimited government that is objectionable, and I do not see why the people should not learn to limit the scope of majority rule as well as that of any other form of government. At any rate, the advantages of democracy as a method of peaceful change and of political education seem to be so great […]

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Quote For Today; February 20th

Quote For Today; February 20th

on February 20, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, People

To prevent government from becoming corrupt and tyrannous, its organization and methods should be as simple as possible, its functions be restricted to those necessary to the common welfare, and in all its parts it should be kept as close to the people and as directly within their control as may be.  Henry George Henry George was an American economic […]

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