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CONFEDERATE FLAG AT OLD NC CAPITOL COMING DOWN

CONFEDERATE FLAG AT OLD NC CAPITOL COMING DOWN

on April 1, 2013, 4:16 AM / in National News, News

Editor’s Note: The North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources (NCDCR) is taking orders from the NAACP and removing a Confederate flag from the State Capitol building in Raleigh. Complete details follow. Please contact NCDCR Secretary Susan Kluttz at (919) 733-1820 or via email at Susan.Kluttz@ncdcr.gov to express your disapproval. RALEIGH, N.C. — A Confederate battle flag hung inside the old […]

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Jackie’s News

Jackie’s News

on March 31, 2013, 8:14 AM / in National News, News

U.S. Army says it can’t award Purple Heart to Fort Hood victims as it would damage shooter’s fair trial The ultimate slap in the face of Loyal Americans  – all to protect a murdering Muslim.  He should have been shot on the spot the day he killed the first American at Ft. Hood.  The money spent *protecting this scum bag […]

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District attorney and wife found dead at their home

District attorney and wife found dead at their home

on March 31, 2013, 7:32 AM / in National News, News

KAUFMAN, Texas (AP) – A Texas prosecutor and his wife were found killed in their house two months after one of his assistants was gunned down near their office, authorities said. Investigators found the bodies of Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife, Cynthia, on Saturday, said Kaufman County sheriff’s Lt. Justin Lewis. Police, FBI agents, Texas Rangers […]

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North Dakota Governor Signs Pro-Life Bills, Receives Death Threats

North Dakota Governor Signs Pro-Life Bills, Receives Death Threats

on March 30, 2013, 6:31 AM / in National News, News

Written by Dave Bohon In a strange twist on abortion activism, North Dakota Governor Jack Dalrymple reportedly received death threats after signing legislation March 22 that bans abortion when a heartbeat can be detected — at about six weeks of pregnancy — along with laws that prohibit sex-selective abortions and abortions that target children with genetic anomalies such as Down […]

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Why the Drug Trade Is Violent

on March 30, 2013, 6:20 AM / in National News, News

by Mr. X We know that drug dealing is violent but, why? It is the market at work, right? Or, isn’t it? The market wants voluntarism. Force is anathema to the market. So, why does violence attach to the illegal drug trade? Attempts to explain this usually involve clichéd attacks against free markets by describing them as cutthroat by nature. […]

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Is America Still a Good Country?

Is America Still a Good Country?

on March 29, 2013, 6:34 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

  “Not until I went to the churches of America and heard her pulpits aflame with righteousness did I understand the secret of her genius and power. America is great because she is good, and if America ever ceases to be good, America will cease to be great.” So wrote Alexis de Tocqueville. Yet, judged by the standards of those […]

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Resurrection Day 2013

Resurrection Day 2013

on March 29, 2013, 6:17 AM / in National News, News, Opinion, Religion

In observance of Good Friday and in celebration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ, we take leave from the rigors of analyzing the week’s news, policy and opinion in order to focus on an eternal message. To our readers of faiths other than Christianity, we welcome you to read on, and we hope that this edition serves to deepen your […]

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Video For The Day

on March 29, 2013, 4:37 AM / in National News, News, Opinion
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When Affordable Health Care Died

on March 28, 2013, 8:48 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Arnold Ahlert On Tuesday, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was forced to concede that some people who will be buying health insurance for themselves next fall will face higher premium costs due to provisions in the healthcare bill. A new study released the same day reveals that insurance companies themselves will be paying out an average of […]

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Governor Haslam makes his decision

Governor Haslam makes his decision

on March 28, 2013, 8:28 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

Governer Halsam: A Tennessee Plan for Health Reform Earlier this year, I committed to providing some clarity around our Medicaid expansion decision prior to the end of March. And just a few minutes ago, I had the opportunity to address a joint session of the General Assembly to share where we are regarding this significant decision. I think we all […]

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DROPPING THE BATON

DROPPING THE BATON

on March 28, 2013, 8:16 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

God will not be mocked!!!! LEV  18:22  You shall not lie with a man, as with a woman: it is abomination. Jude 1:7,8  Just as Sodom and Gomorrah and the surrounding cities, which likewise indulged in sexual immorality and pursued unnatural desire, serve as an example by undergoing a  punishment of eternal fire. Yet in like manner these people also, […]

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The News Shorts

The News Shorts

on March 28, 2013, 7:55 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

1 Timothy 2:5-6 5 For there is one God and one Mediator between God and men, the Man Christ Jesus, 6 who gave Himself a ransom for all, to be testified in due time, Cypriot banks reopen after 12 days Banks on the tax haven of Cyprus opened Thursday for the first time in 12 days amid the island’s continuing […]

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Video For the Day

on March 28, 2013, 4:34 AM / in National News, News, Opinion
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Who Killed the New Majority?

Who Killed the New Majority?

on March 28, 2013, 4:06 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

The Republican National Committee has produced an “autopsy” on what went wrong in 2012, when the party failed to win the White House and lost seats in Congress. Yet, the crisis of the Grand Old Party goes back much further. First, some history. The Frank Lloyd Wright of the New Majority was Richard Nixon, who picked up the pieces of […]

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I-Team Investigates Identity Theft Targets In Texas

on March 27, 2013, 9:07 AM / in National News, News

Lots of folks think I am an old fuddy duddy about things –  well, yes I am when it comes to what I put on my computer –  no bank info ever goes on my computer –  my SSN never is on it either.  That way if someone hacks into my ‘puter –  they only get my WGEN rants and […]

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Return-free filing and interest-free politics

on March 27, 2013, 9:01 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: John Hayward An interesting story at ProPublica, prepared with assistance from NPR, chronicles efforts to bring “return-free tax filing” to the United States.  It’s a system already used in a few other countries, and more-or-less duplicated by a few business partnerships in the U.S., but it’s something the Internal Revenue Service could implement nationwide. Basically, the idea is to […]

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The Silver Lining

The Silver Lining

on March 27, 2013, 8:59 AM / in National News, News, Opinion, Religion

By: Erick Erickson There are many, many people denying that gay marriage and religious freedom are incompatible.  Many of those who deny it are, in fact, hostile to religious freedom to begin with or, when the fight becomes more clear, will be against the church. That is a silver lining in the gay marriage fight.  Many pastors in America who […]

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How many times do we need to repeat the same errors?

on March 27, 2013, 8:54 AM / in National News, News, Opinion, Religion

I read this yesterday and I thought to myself – How many times does this need to be repeated before God’s people straighten up and obey His Commandments? Throughout history God has provided us with one event after another of what we are to do if we desire His  Blessings and for a time we will obey and comply but […]

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JOE “THE PLUMBER” WURZELBACHER RELEASES PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

on March 27, 2013, 8:47 AM / in National News, News

Wurzelbacher provides options for protecting oneself from criminals Toledo, OH- Mayor Bloomberg recently announced that we all have a responsibility to help make our country safer.  Joe Wurzelbacher agrees and has prepared a short public service video to help educate Americans about their options in responding to a home invasion. Much like Bloomberg, Joe the Plumber hopes to help every […]

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Video of The Day

on March 27, 2013, 8:29 AM / in National News, News, Opinion
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