Opinion

Lincoln might be considered a racist today

on April 9, 2013, 8:20 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

I read this in Sundays Star Telegram and sent the author an email encouraging him to read *The Un-Civil War* by Mike Scruggs to get an even better perspective on the lies that have become history about Lincoln.  I am just past the half way point of this book right now and I tell you that the dirty behind the […]

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Lady Thatcher

Lady Thatcher

on April 9, 2013, 8:05 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Inspiration “Great Britain and the world have lost a great leader. … Lady [Margaret] Thatcher now takes her place in history alongside Sir Winston Churchill, the Duke of Wellington and all the other great British heroes who defeated enemies of their island nation. An intrepid warrior for freedom and human dignity, Prime Minister Thatcher stood with her ‘noble friend,’ President […]

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Your children?

Your children?

on April 8, 2013, 7:41 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Common Core on WTN Every day this week will feature one of the five members of our expert Common Core panel featured at our Common Core event on April 30.  So please tune in Monday-Friday all next week (April 8-12). The radio host is Michael DelGiorno. 9:30 AM CDT.  Here is the online website if you can’t listen over the […]

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The Bible

on April 8, 2013, 7:28 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Let me suggest that you listen to Alan Jackson sing  “Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus” as you read this column by Charlie Daniels.  –  – Jackie By Charlie Daniels Original Post The miniseries “The Bible” has broken some new ground for the cable television outlets racking up heretofore unheard of ratings for almost anything other than the major networks. I […]

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Ross: How Easily You Are Fooled

Ross: How Easily You Are Fooled

on April 8, 2013, 7:13 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Last night I sat down to watch Steven Spielberg’s film Lincoln. Had I not known anything at all about Abraham Lincoln I would have walked away from that film thinking that Lincoln was worthy of sainthood for his devotion to the ending of slavery and the cause of equality for all men, including the negro slaves. However, knowing what I […]

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In-state tuition for illegals & Founding Principles were from enlightened settlers, not “immigrants”

on April 8, 2013, 7:08 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Me, Senator Linda Chesterfield & The Facts: Recently I have written missives faulting Arkansas Senator Joyce Elliott for offering up Senate Bills each session, in this case SB 915, which grants unconstitutional largesse to children of illegal Mexican alien parents, legal & illegal, and OTM’s in the form of in-state tuition.  The unconstitutional largesse Senator Elliott proposes is more outright […]

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The WHIZZER of OZ in WDC

The WHIZZER of OZ in WDC

on April 6, 2013, 6:53 AM / in Opinion

I am often reminded of the Wizard of Oz movie   and I haven’t seen it in many years but there is so much in it that speaks of today… All the news that is issued from the WH tells us that the world is just fine –  more jobs being created (they fail to mention the kind and the pay […]

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“You only have 5 hours left to live – what is the FIRST thing you will do?

on April 6, 2013, 6:35 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

This afternoon I had a several hours to just SIT.  I had my eye exam today and the dilation forces me to just sit and keep my eyes closed for several hours.  With all that time on my hands I started thinking about my granddaughters death – not knowing what her relationship with The Lord was or if she even […]

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Dear Left-Wing Bigot

Dear Left-Wing Bigot

on April 6, 2013, 6:21 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Posted  by Beaglescout on Apr 5, 2013 in Culture, Email Featured This is an open letter to the left wing bigots who call us racist, sexist, homophobic pigs because we won’t hide in the shadows, shut our mouths and pretend to agree with them. From Beaglescout, Dear Unbearably Self-Righteous, Left-Wing, Race-and-Class-Warfare-Waging, Republican-Scapegoating, Closed-Minded, Racialist Democrat Bigot, I hope you don’t […]

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Rick Perry’s Failure to Lead Leads Texas Closer to Obamacare

on April 5, 2013, 7:38 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Erick Erickson of Red State Late Thursday afternoon, the Republican-controlled Texas House of Representatives took the first step toward capitulation on the Obamacare Medicaid expansion. A few hours later, the amendment directing the Texas state healthcare bureaucracy to start preparing for the expansion was reconsidered and rescinded after a handful of conservatives scrambled to rescue the situation — but the […]

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No King But Caesar

No King But Caesar

on April 5, 2013, 7:13 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

This column is archived here. With the Easter message fresh on my mind, I am again reminded of what the Jewish leaders said to Pilate when they tried to coerce him to crucify Jesus. They said, “We have no king but Caesar.” Remember, these were the Jewish Pharisees, scribes, elders, priests, and high priests. They prided themselves in being scholars […]

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How Much Did It Cost

How Much Did It Cost

on April 5, 2013, 4:26 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

There are times when I get a little unnerved by images such as this because in comes a little close to home. A shiver runs down my spine, a tingle in my fingers, a quickening of the heart and the knowledge of the outcome. The reality of death and having seen death occur on a daily basis still rings clear […]

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So You Know What the Democrats Are Doing

So You Know What the Democrats Are Doing

on April 4, 2013, 6:59 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

  Washington, DC is a literal crime scene this week, a classic whodunit. Not even Jon Tester, a member himself of the United States Senate, can get anyone to tell him who secretly slipped language into the emergency spending bill that purports to forbid both the Department of Agriculture and the Courts from containing unsafe GMOs. This provision would purport […]

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Jackie’s News

Jackie’s News

on April 4, 2013, 6:48 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Trump warns GOP moving too fast on immigration reform Real estate mogul Donald Trump on Monday said Republicans are moving too fast on immigration reform, and warned it would have consequences at the polls because Hispanics tend to vote Democratic. “The Republicans are just absolutely rushing to do whatever they can to get out of the box they’re in,” Trump […]

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Inherent Creator given individual Rights vs regulated privileges

on April 3, 2013, 8:17 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

An email to news@wvlk.com, Kruser@wvlkam.com from Mark Lowry sent to us via Jackie Juntti. Inherent Creator given individual Rights vs regulated privileges (rights of the people at large) Sorry I pissed you off Scott. I try to rely on logic,  and fact rather than emotion. A touch of commonsense also helps. Check the case law. hope this helps Your “gun” […]

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Gun Control can be Passed Only

Gun Control can be Passed Only

on April 3, 2013, 8:41 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

“Gun-control measures that seemed destined to become law after the school shootings in Newtown, Conn., are in jeopardy amid a fierce lobbying campaign by firearms advocates.”  The Washington Post, April 1, 2013 We realize that you have been receiving several messages from Gun Owners of America in recent days. And while we apologize for filling your inbox so frequently, we hope […]

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Today, Cyprus, Tomorrow…

Today, Cyprus, Tomorrow…

on April 2, 2013, 6:40 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

“Government is theft.” The old libertarian battle cry came to mind when the news hit, two weeks ago, that Cyprus was about to confiscate 7 percent of all the insured deposits in the island’s two biggest banks. Nicosia also planned to siphon off 10 percent of uninsured deposits, those above 100,000 euros ($130,000), and use that cash as well to […]

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In search of equality equality

on April 2, 2013, 6:36 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: John Hayward Last week, Rush Limbaugh said he thought the battle over marriage was lost as soon as rhetorical concessions such as “same-sex marriage” versus “traditional marriage” were made: The language game, the left really excels at changing the language to benefit them politically, and they do it in such a way that a lot of people on our […]

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Obama’s Amnesty: An Attack on the Poor

on April 2, 2013, 6:32 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Arnold Ahlert Last Friday, the so-called “comprehensive immigration reform” effort received a boost when U.S. Chamber of Commerce head Tom Donohue and AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka reportedly came to an agreement regarding a guest-worker program. The deal indicates that one of the bill’s major stumbling blocks — the worry that a flood of unskilled, low-wage workers would crowd poorer […]

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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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