Archive for March 8th, 2017

What drives up the COST of medical care????

What drives up the COST of medical care????

on March 8, 2017, 8:32 AM / in Opinion

The BIG issue right now is the Health Care legislation being sold as better than ObamaCare (Hillary Care/RyanCare  lite). I guess at my age I can recall how much less expensive health CARE was in my younger days.  This was BEFORE all the insurance industry entered the general population. In 1957 when I had my first child the entire bill […]

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Nanny State of the Week: Anchorage’s no-drone zone

Nanny State of the Week: Anchorage’s no-drone zone

on March 8, 2017, 8:29 AM / in Opinion, State News

By Kevin Glass  /  Watchdog.org Alaska owns a well-earned reputation as a last bastion of liberty in these over-regulated United States, a place where the liberty-minded flee to escape the nannyism that has infected much of the Lower 48. That reputation might be in danger. Anchorage is preparing a regulation that would effectively outlaw drone operation in any place with […]

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Political Potpourri…

Political Potpourri…

on March 8, 2017, 8:24 AM / in National News, Opinion

* Old but appropriate comparison: If you were handed a bag of M&M’s and were told one piece inside was laced with cyanide, would you open the whole bag and try a dozen of them at random? Ditto allowing travelers from known terrorist countries with inadequate screening procedures to come to the U.S. * President Donald Trump offered to continue […]

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WILL THE INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY KILL TRUMP?

WILL THE INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY KILL TRUMP?

on March 8, 2017, 8:23 AM / in History, News, Opinion

I was only 14 years of age when President Kennedy was assassinated. I was just being driven home from church with my parents when the radio announced that prime suspect Lee Harvey Oswald had been shot. I knew right then that the Kennedy assassination was a conspiracy, and the Warren Report that followed confirmed my suspicions. So when I began […]

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The Phone Call

The Phone Call

on March 8, 2017, 7:49 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Rrriiiiinnnnggg, rrriiiinnnngg, ‘Hello?’ ‘Hi honey. This is Daddy. Is Mommy near the phone?’ ‘No, Daddy. She’s upstairs in the bedroom with Uncle Paul.’ After a brief pause, Daddy says, ‘But honey, you haven’t got an Uncle Paul.’ ‘Oh yes I do, and he’s upstairs in the room with Mommy, right now..’ Brief Pause. ‘Uh, okay then, this is what I […]

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Former State Sen. Douglas Henry, A Giant In Tennessee Politics, Dies At 9

Former State Sen. Douglas Henry, A Giant In Tennessee Politics, Dies At 9

on March 8, 2017, 7:25 AM / in People

Henry, who served for 44 years, is remembered for his gentlemanliness, his principles, his love of history and his fiscal prudence. By J.R. Lind (Patch Staff)   /   Patch.com NASHVILLE, TN — Former State Sen. Douglas Henry, who in 44 years in the legislature left his imprint on everything from the state’s finances to conservation to history to its […]

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Freight train hits bus in Mississippi, killing 4 passengers

Freight train hits bus in Mississippi, killing 4 passengers

on March 8, 2017, 7:18 AM / in National News, State News

A CSX freight train hit a charter bus at a railroad crossing in Biloxi, Mississippi, on Tuesday, killing four people on the bus and injuring 35 more. The bus was carrying more than 40 passengers, many from a senior center, to a casino from Austin, Texas. Passengers said the bus got stuck trying to cross the tracks, and the driver […]

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Hawaii plans first challenge to Trump’s revised travel ban Or Why We Will Not Be Heading To Hawaii in the near future

on March 8, 2017, 7:12 AM / in National News

Lawyers for the state of Hawaii plan to file the first court challenge attempting to block President Trump’s revised executive order temporarily halting travel from six majority-Muslim countries to the U.S. Hawaii challenged Trump’s first order on immigration and refugees. After the first executive order was blocked by courts, Trump signed a new order that restricts citizens of Iran, Syria, […]

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WikiLeaks releases documents on CIA hacking tools

WikiLeaks releases documents on CIA hacking tools

on March 8, 2017, 7:00 AM / in National News

WikiLeaks on Tuesday released documents it said described Central Intelligence Agency hacking tools. If proved authentic, the latest leak by the anti-secrecy site would deal a significant blow to U.S. intelligence agencies by exposing methods they use to spy on people using smartphones, computers, and internet-linked smart TVs. WikiLeaks said the collection of documents was bigger and more significant than […]

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Disney’s New “Beauty & the Beast”: More LGBTQ Propaganda From the Magick Queendom

Disney’s New “Beauty & the Beast”: More LGBTQ Propaganda From the Magick Queendom

on March 8, 2017, 6:58 AM / in National News, Opinion

Written by  William F. Jasper What next? A Brokeback Mountain version of Old Yeller? A transgendered Mickey Mouse? Bruce “Caitlyn” Jenner starring in the father role in a remake of Swiss Family Robinson? Don’t laugh, the above absurdities — and worse — are no doubt percolating on the diversity/perversity menu at the Magick Queendom. Not content with showing two 13-year-old […]

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Trump’s “Wiretapping” Allegations Based in Fact

Trump’s “Wiretapping” Allegations Based in Fact

on March 8, 2017, 6:48 AM / in National News, Opinion

Written by  C. Mitchell Shaw President Trump is sticking to his claims that President Obama — in a move that would make Watergate look small by comparison — wiretapped Trump Tower in the weeks leading up to the election. Obama, the intelligence community, and the liberal mainstream media all say the president’s claims are false. But the evidence is on […]

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Conservatives Not Happy and They are Showing it….

Conservatives Not Happy and They are Showing it….

on March 8, 2017, 6:43 AM / in National News

Conservative lawmakers said Tuesday they’ll introduce their own ObamaCare repeal plan, a challenge to the proposal House GOP leaders released Monday. Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) and Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said they will introduce a clean bill to repeal ObamaCare, as Congress did in 2015. The conservatives argue that they should a repeal vote should be separate from any ObamaCare replacement bill. […]

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Her deck, once red with heroes’ blood, Where knelt the vanquished foe…”- Old Ironsides

Her deck, once red with heroes’ blood, Where knelt the vanquished foe…”- Old Ironsides

on March 8, 2017, 6:40 AM / in History

“Old Ironsides” is the nickname of the three-masted frigate USS Constitution, the oldest commissioned ship in the world still afloat. Muslim Barbary Pirates of North Africa had captured the American ships Polly, Betsey, Maria, Dauphin, and Philadelphia. The USS Constitution was sent to fight the Muslim pirates in the First Barbary War, 1803, the Battle of Tripoli Harbor, 1804, and […]

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Planned Parenthood refuses Trump offer to give up abortions and keep funding

Planned Parenthood refuses Trump offer to give up abortions and keep funding

on March 8, 2017, 6:35 AM / in National News

By Claire Chretien (LifeSiteNews) – Planned Parenthood has declined an offer from President Trump to keep – and possibly increase – its federal funding in exchange for ceasing to commit abortions. The proposal was an “impossibility” for Planned Parenthood officials, the New York Times reported. Planned Parenthood receives nearly half a billion dollars from the federal government annually. Its non-abortion services are […]

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Sen. Cornyn Introduces Concealed Carry Reciprocity!

Sen. Cornyn Introduces Concealed Carry Reciprocity!

on March 8, 2017, 6:32 AM / in Announcements

Editor’s Note: We do not solicit advertising nor will we recommend that you contribute to any organization. Do the research before you give. Urge Your Senators to Cosponsor Concealed Carry Reciprocity Texas Republican Senator John Cornyn just introduced his long-awaited concealed carry reciprocity bill (S. 446). This is a bill that Gun Owners of America has worked long-and-hard for — […]

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Monica Crowley: What happened to me was a political hit job

on March 8, 2017, 6:25 AM / in National News, Opinion

WOW    it never lets’ up and it seems that my concerns over Trumps & Co safety is understood by many much closer to it all than I am. Watched Hannity tonight and he had Monica Crowley on and she laid it out as CLEAR as it can be set forth. Monica Crowley: What happened to me was a political hit […]

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Right revolts on ObamaCare bill…… YES!

Right revolts on ObamaCare bill…… YES!

on March 8, 2017, 6:19 AM / in National News

BY PETER SULLIVAN /   The Hill Conservatives in the House openly rebelled Tuesday against legislation backed by their leadership to repeal and replace ­ObamaCare, sowing doubts about whether the legislation can pass. The rollout for the long-awaited healthcare plan, released Monday evening, was rocky. It was panned on the right as a retreat from full repeal, pilloried on the left […]

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Former Secret Service Agent: “#ObamaGate is Going to Blow Wide-Open this Week”

Former Secret Service Agent: “#ObamaGate is Going to Blow Wide-Open this Week”

on March 8, 2017, 6:08 AM / in Opinion

By Tim Brown   /   Freedom Outpost Former Secret Service agent and best-selling author Dan Bongino of Life Inside the Bubble and The Fight seems to be promising some new details to emerge from the continuing saga of what has become known as Obamagate. As part of the Presidential Protection Detail, Bongino is very familiar with how Presidents operate on a […]

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Weight Loss

Weight Loss

on March 8, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which so easily ensnares us. —Hebrews 12:1 The army of Alexander the Great was advancing on Persia. At one critical point, it appeared that his troops might be defeated. The soldiers had taken so much plunder from their previous campaigns that they had become weighted down and were losing their effectiveness […]

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Top 10 Myths About the Romans

Top 10 Myths About the Romans

on March 8, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

By Jamie Frater / Listverse For many, the only exposure to Ancient Rome comes from what they have seen in the movies or on television. Unfortunately, films like Gladiator, Spartacus, Barabbas, and Demetrius and the Gladiators don’t present a very accurate depiction of life in Rome and the arena. Considering the fact that the Roman Empire existed for so long, and […]

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