Opinion

CHRIST-LESS CONSERVATISM

CHRIST-LESS CONSERVATISM

on March 23, 2017, 7:19 AM / in Opinion

By Coach Dave Daubenmire /  NewsWithViews.com America is a mess and it is getting messier every day. If you think I am wrong I invite you to spend a couple of hours with a group of high school seniors. I don’t care where you find them. I don’t care if it is in a school, at a mall, or, dare […]

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The End Is Nigh for an American Retail Legend

The End Is Nigh for an American Retail Legend

on March 23, 2017, 7:00 AM / in National News, Opinion

BY RICK MORAN  /  PJ Media Sears Holdings, the parent company of Sears and Kmart, announced in its annual report that “substantial doubt exists related to the company’s ability to continue as a going concern.” The long, slow death of a retail legend appears to be inevitable. The death of Sears, while not imminent, brings to a close a significant chapter […]

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How Hard Is This To Understand?

How Hard Is This To Understand?

on March 23, 2017, 6:54 AM / in Opinion

The very first settlers to what we now call America came here under a charter granted them by the King of England; allowing them to establish English Colonies in the New World. The first wave of settlers may have brought supplies with them to help in establishing these Colonies, but make no mistake about it they faced hardships many of […]

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More Feinstein insanity: Isn’t Roe v. Wade a ‘super-precedent,’ Judge Gorsuch?

on March 23, 2017, 6:52 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Dan Calabrese  /   Canada Free Press I sometimes get frustrated with conservatives who treat Supreme Court nominations as if they are nothing more than a means to stop abortions – not that this isn’t important, but you’d think the federal courts do nothing that matters aside from deciding whether Roe v. Wade will stand or fall. But let’s […]

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“The Oxford Comma Case Proves We Need New Employment Laws, Not Better Grammar”

on March 23, 2017, 6:33 AM / in Opinion

By Walter Olson Suzanne Lucas (Evil HR Lady), in her column at Inc., uses the Oxford comma trucking-hours case as a jumping-off point for a wider discussion of how the current workplace regulatory regime needs overhaul, starting (but not ending) with the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) of 1938, a long-obsolete, coercively paternalistic, hard-to-understand mess: Do I have a solution […]

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The Do Nothing Congress (Vanity)

The Do Nothing Congress (Vanity)

on March 23, 2017, 6:23 AM / in Opinion

by ShivaFan   //   Free Republic The Do Nothing Congress. The Do Nothing Republicans. The “Give us (the State Legislatures, the House, the Governorships, the Senate, the Presidency)” or “we can’t do anything” Republicans. Then they still can’t do anything. We want the tax cuts – now. We chose Trump. Now is the time to act. If we don’t […]

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Why Are These Conservatives Waving The White Flag On ObamaCare?

Why Are These Conservatives Waving The White Flag On ObamaCare?

on March 23, 2017, 6:18 AM / in National News, Opinion

If the Republican’s ObamaCare replacement plan ends up looking an awful lot like ObamaCare, here’s one reason why: Prominent conservatives have already conceded defeat. Investor’s Business Daily In his latest column, Charles Krauthammer declared that “For all its catastrophic flaws, ObamaCare changed expectations. Does any Republican propose returning to a time when you can be denied health insurance because of […]

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What Fake Hate Crimes Reveal About the Left’s Bubble

What Fake Hate Crimes Reveal About the Left’s Bubble

on March 23, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Opinion

By Nic Rowan After fumbling around in court for nearly three months, Michigan resident Halley Bass admitted recently to faking a hate crime against herself in November, following Donald Trump’s surprise presidential victory. Bass claimed that a middle-aged white man had attacked her with a safety pin in an alleyway near a downtown Ann Arbor movie theater. Since she was […]

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US $$$ for UN Rapes

US $$$ for UN Rapes

on March 23, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Opinion

BY BETSY MCCAUGHEY  /  CFIF Center for Individual Freedom Globalists and Democrats shrieked last week when President Donald Trump proposed cutting American funding for the United Nations by 50 percent. The president dismisses the U.N. as a “waste of time and money.” That’s the least of it. U.S. taxpayers bankroll the U.N. with $10 billion a year. Our hard-earned money […]

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American Minute with Bill Federer “Those who control the past control the future, and those who control the present control the past.” -George Orwell, in his novel 1984

American Minute with Bill Federer “Those who control the past control the future, and those who control the present control the past.” -George Orwell, in his novel 1984

on March 23, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

On MARCH 22, 1758, Princeton University President Jonathan Edwards died from a smallpox inoculation. He had been the valedictorian of his class at Yale. He was ordained in 1727 as a minister in Northampton, Massachusetts, serving as assistant to his grandfather Solomon Stoddard. In 1727, Rev. Jonathan Edwards married Sarah Pierpont, whose father, Rev. James Pierpont, was a founder of Yale University. Sarah’s great-grandfather […]

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Yer truck can’t run on Coconut water…

Yer truck can’t run on Coconut water…

on March 22, 2017, 8:53 AM / in Opinion, State News

Written yesterday… March 21st. Rocky Top Politics At 1:30 today, the House Transportation Committee will meet in a key vote on Governor Haslam’s bill to raise taxes on gas and diesel fuel.  The political fallout from passing a gas tax increase while Tennessee feeds at the trough of a $ 2 Billion surplus looms particularly large for several legislators who […]

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Nanny State of the Week: Texas messes with winemaking

Nanny State of the Week: Texas messes with winemaking

on March 22, 2017, 8:48 AM / in Opinion, State News

By Kevin Glass   /  Watchdog.org Federal law says that winery labeling can use a “made in” label for any wines made with 75 percent home-grown grapes. The Texas legislature is considering an update to that rule: if the legislation passes, wines will have to use 100 percent home-grown Texas grapes to use a “made in Texas” label. The bill, sponsored […]

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Lawsuit Aims to Stop Removal of General Robert E. Lee Statue

Lawsuit Aims to Stop Removal of General Robert E. Lee Statue

on March 22, 2017, 8:44 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

Written by  Steve Byas When the Charlottesville, Virginia City Council voted 3-2 last month to remove the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee (shown) from downtown Lee Park, they said they expected litigation to challenge their action. That expectation has been met, with multiple parties joining in a civil action to stop the planned removal of the monument. Among […]

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American Minute  “We must REMOVE the CHILDREN from the crude influence of their FAMILIES … We must turn children, who can be shaped like wax, into real, good Communists… “-Communist Party, 1918

American Minute “We must REMOVE the CHILDREN from the crude influence of their FAMILIES … We must turn children, who can be shaped like wax, into real, good Communists… “-Communist Party, 1918

on March 22, 2017, 7:34 AM / in History, Opinion

Special thanks to Judy for reminding us. On MARCH 22, 1758, Princeton University President Jonathan Edwards died from a smallpox inoculation. He had been the valedictorian of his class at Yale. Edwards was ordained in 1727 as a minister in Northampton, Massachusetts, serving as assistant to his grandfather Solomon Stoddard. In 1727, Rev. Jonathan Edwards married Sarah Pierpont, whose father, […]

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Earth has a pedophilia problem: Robert Lipscomb (Memphis) Owes a debt of gratitude to statue of limitations…

Earth has a pedophilia problem: Robert Lipscomb (Memphis) Owes a debt of gratitude to statue of limitations…

on March 22, 2017, 6:29 AM / in Local News, National News, Opinion, State News

From the MidSouth Sentinel (READ Them Every Day) Update: Former Memphis Housing Authority director will not face charges after sex misconduct allegations And as quiet as a mouse…Lipscomb escapes  justice …..thanks to the statute of limitations…. In each case, Lipscomb was accused of sexually assaulting young boys, with the youngest victim being 9 or 10 years old, the documents show. The incidents reportedly happened […]

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Quote for Today

on March 22, 2017, 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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Will Russiagate Backfire on the Left?

Will Russiagate Backfire on the Left?

on March 21, 2017, 8:18 AM / in Opinion

The big losers of the Russian hacking scandal may yet be those who invested all their capital in a script that turned out to based on a fairy tale. In Monday’s Intelligence Committee hearings, James Comey did confirm that his FBI has found nothing to support President Trump’s tweet that President Obama ordered him wiretapped. Not unexpected, but undeniably an […]

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California’s Boondoggle Bullet Train Goes Off The (Fiscal) Rails

California’s Boondoggle Bullet Train Goes Off The (Fiscal) Rails

on March 21, 2017, 7:28 AM / in Opinion, State News

State Waste: Investors Business Daily The Golden State’s vaunted bullet train project, planned to connect San Francisco to Los Angeles, may be in its financial death throes. If so, it’s probably the best fiscal news for the Golden State in years. To say that Gov. Jerry Brown’s pet project, the so-called high-speed train, is troubled would be an understatement. From […]

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Dennis Prager: The Most Dangerous Addiction Of Them All — Entitlements

Dennis Prager: The Most Dangerous Addiction Of Them All — Entitlements

on March 21, 2017, 7:18 AM / in Opinion

All addictions — whether to drugs, alcohol, gambling, sex or cigarettes — are very hard to escape. There is one addiction, however, that may be more difficult than any other to escape, in part because it is not even regarded as an addiction. It is entitlements addiction, the addiction to getting something for nothing. One indication as to the power […]

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Legislative Update From Tennessee Eagle Forum March 20, 2017

Legislative Update From Tennessee Eagle Forum March 20, 2017

on March 20, 2017, 9:21 AM / in Opinion, State News

Tennessee General Assembly information, click HERE. For information on State Senators, including phone numbers and email addresses, click HERE; for House members, click HERE. For information on legislation, click HERE. Don’t forget that you can now watch the Senate committee meetings and floor sessions online by going HERE; House committee meetings and floor sessions online HERE. Phone calls can go […]

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