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Happy Birthday, December 13th

Happy Birthday, December 13th

on December 13, 2013, 8:37 AM / in History, People

TAYLOR SWIFT 24 Country singer and songwriter who won the CMA Horizon award at the age of seventeen and released her fourth album, Red, in 2012. JAMIE FOXX 46 Oscar-winning Star of Ray who gained recognition for his role In Living Color, and also starred in Django Unchained. DICK VAN DYKE 88 Star of The Dick Van Dyke Show and […]

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Fox News atheist Democrat: I met Jesus

Fox News atheist Democrat: I met Jesus

on December 11, 2013, 5:05 AM / in National News, News, People

By Joe Kovacs WND Original Article She’s the intelligent, gorgeous, Democratic commentator at Fox News who has been an atheist for much of her life until she says she had a personal encounter with Jesus. It was in 2006 during an overseas trip that Kirsten Powers says, “I woke up in what felt like a strange cross between a dream […]

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Time To Levitate

on November 26, 2013, 9:06 AM / in Bedtime Stories, People

Thanks to Dr. Burrus for sending this one

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Quote for Today November 23

Quote for Today November 23

on November 23, 2013, 9:21 AM / in People

Sam Levenson often describes the funny and warm incidents of growing up in a family that was hard pressed for a decent income. He explains it by saying: “We didn’t know we were poor.”

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Commemorating the Life of C.S. Lewis

Commemorating the Life of C.S. Lewis

on November 23, 2013, 6:41 AM / in Opinion, People

Written by  Charles Scaliger Fifty years ago today, while John F. Kennedy was aboard Air Force One en route to Dallas, Texas, from nearby Fort Worth, C.S. Lewis died of kidney failure at his home in Oxford, England. Though his death preceded President Kennedy’s by about an hour, C.S. Lewis’ passing was not noted in the papers until several days […]

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Miss Ebony is growing

Miss Ebony is growing

on November 21, 2013, 8:59 PM / in News, People

Editor’s Note: And I was told Conservative’s are heartless. I have rec’d numerous emails asking about Miss Ebony so here are two pictures I took of her on the 19th. She is growing and her fur is super soft and cuddly.  She is allowing me to pick her up and love her without any protests and she purrs and purrs. […]

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Meet Laila!

Meet Laila!

on November 16, 2013, 8:19 AM / in National News, News, People

8 years old Mississippi acute lymphoblastic leukemia Laila is overcoming the biggest challenge of her life right now, but in many ways, she’s a normal little girl. “She’s very caring,” said Laila’s mother, Danielle. “She’s a great big sister to her little brother. She helps him with everything and tries to show him new things.” Laila picks the brightest blue […]

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Izarah and Luis

Izarah and Luis

on November 8, 2013, 8:10 AM / in People

Izarah is a born artist. At the tender age of 5, she loves pretending to sashay on the catwalk and singing the latest radio hits. She dreams about being a great dancer someday. Her diagnosis of acute lymphoblastic leukemia has not stopped Izarah from dreaming. Her doctors at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital are working tirelessly so that Izarah can look […]

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Quote for Today

on November 8, 2013, 6:24 AM / in People

I like to work half a day. I don’t care if it’s the first twelve hours or the second twelve hours. I just put in my half every day. It keeps me out of trouble. Kemmons Wilson, CEO, Holiday Inns

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‘Country Bumpkin’ Singer Cal Smith Dies at 81

‘Country Bumpkin’ Singer Cal Smith Dies at 81

on October 11, 2013, 10:08 AM / in People

Cal Smith — who enjoyed a rich country career with some of the biggest hits of the 1960s and 1970s, passed away yesterday at his home near Branson, Missouri. He was 81. Smith was born Calvin Grant Shofner on April 7, 1932 in Gans, Oklahoma. However, as many did in the Great Depression, Smith’s family headed west – settling in […]

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If Doubtful, Don’t!

If Doubtful, Don’t!

on September 20, 2013, 5:56 AM / in People

He who doubts is condemned if he eats, because he does not eat from faith; for whatever is not from faith is sin. —Romans 14:23 In his book Illustrations of Bible Truth, H. A. Ironside tells about a man who was getting ready to attend a banquet. He wanted to put on a white shirt he had worn on a […]

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Some Famous Birthdays on September 19th

Some Famous Birthdays on September 19th

on September 19, 2013, 6:35 AM / in People

Adam West turns 85 Jimmy Fallon turns 39 David McCallum turns 80 Sanaa Lathan turns 42 Randolph Mantooth turns 68 Danielle Panabaker turns 26 Jeremy Irons turns 65 Kevin Zegers turns 29 Alison Sweeney turns 37 Mario Batali turns 53 Ramin Karimloo turns 35 Lisa Cimorelli turns 20 Mama Cass Elliot (1941 – 1974) Tegan Quin turns 33 Nile Rodgers […]

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Humane Society receives $2,000 donation in wake of directors death

Humane Society receives $2,000 donation in wake of directors death

on September 16, 2013, 8:26 AM / in People

Mr. Bilyeu was a nice man. I’m sorry to hear of his death. CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee(WDEF) – Hours after the death of Humane Educational Society director Guy Bilyeu, an anonymous woman donated $2,000 to the shelter. Guy Bilyeu passed away early Saturday morning in the hospital. He spent the last six days of his life in the intensive care unit after […]

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Theodore (Ted) Lewin

on September 7, 2013, 6:18 AM / in People

Statement of Mr. Theodore Lewin during war crime trials 1946 My name is Theodore Lewin. I live at 145 General Solano, Manila. PRELIMINARY: I was captured in Bataan between 6 and 8 April, 1942. From there I went to Bilibid Prison on 28 May 1942 and stayed until June 1, 1942. At that time I went to Cabanatuan where I […]

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Butterfly

Butterfly

on August 26, 2013, 7:44 AM / in People

I am a regular viewer of RFD-TV as I love the rural and Country Music programs.  Good CLEAN FAMILY viewing. Sunday evenings is Larry’s Country Diner followed by HeeHaw. On Larry’s Country Diner the guest was Tracy Lawrence.  He sang a song he wrote for the survivors of the Joplin Mo Tornado’s.  It will bring tears to your eyes for […]

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My less-than-optimal day.

My less-than-optimal day.

on August 17, 2013, 2:01 PM / in News, People

From our friends at Sipsey Street Irregulars “Oy vey.” by Phillip Sherwood-Berndt. Oy vey.  Where to start about yesterday?  Perhaps at the beginning, I guess. Got to the out-patient testing facility (which is an annex to Trinity Medical Center) before 0800.  Filled out the paperwork, drank the disgusting contrast and waited.  And waited.  Finally about 0945 they took me back […]

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Thomas Michael McDowell (1952 – 2013)

on August 16, 2013, 9:10 AM / in People

Thomas Michael McDowell https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=328275068956&set=pb.324208743956.-2207520000.1376662060.&type=3&theater Thomas Michael McDowell, age 61, beloved son of Nancy Wilson McDowell and the late Charles A. McDowell, died unexpectedly on Friday, August 9, 2013. Mike was born in Jackson, Tennessee on April 18, 1952. He was a graduate of Jackson High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in political science and a master’s degree in public […]

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Donald Casey

on August 9, 2013, 2:05 PM / in People

Donald Casey Donald Ray Casey, 77, of Corinth, died Friday, July 5, 2013 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Monday at Central Baptist Church. All other arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Magnolia Funeral Home. Editor’s Note: I can think of nothing better than an obituary written by a friend.  J.r. Maness On a […]

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Quote for Today

Quote for Today

on June 11, 2013, 6:05 AM / in People

“Atticus, you must be wrong….” “How’s that?” “Well, most folks seem to think they’re right and you’re wrong….” (11.54-56) To Kill a Mockingbird If there’s one thing that we learned from jeggings, Uggs, and chain wallets, it’s that the majority isn’t always right. But Atticus doesn’t need anyone to teach him that lessons. He already knows that individual conscience is […]

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‘All In The Family’ star Jean Stapleton dies at age 90

‘All In The Family’ star Jean Stapleton dies at age 90

on June 2, 2013, 6:10 AM / in People

Jean Stapleton, the long-suffering Edith Bunker on  the landmark television series of the 1970s, “All in the Family,” has died at 90  of natural causes. Stapleton, born Jeanne Murray, worked on stage and in film, but was by  far best known for her signature wail of “Aaaaaaaaarchie!” on Norman Lear’s iconic  show about the working class family of Archie Bunker, played […]

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