Archive for April 11th, 2017

WILL YOU MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD THIS MORNING??

on April 11, 2017, 7:50 AM / in Opinion, State News

Both bills are in committee this morning. Education Administration & Planning Committee 9:00am Please back up these legislators who took a stand and let the committee members know that you OPPOSE these bills. *HB0863 by *White M, *Love, *Powell, *DeBerry, *McCormick, *Ramsey, *McDaniel, *Hazlewood. (SB1014 by *Gardenhire, *Dickerson.) Education – As introduced, exempts certain students from payment of out-of-state tuition […]

Read more ›
North Korean state media warns of nuclear strike against U.S. if provoked

North Korean state media warns of nuclear strike against U.S. if provoked

on April 11, 2017, 7:47 AM / in International News, National News

North Korean state media warned Tuesday that the isolated communist nation might launch a nuclear attack on the U.S. over any indication of a preemptive attack by a U.S. Navy strike heading toward nearby waters in the western Pacific. “Our revolutionary strong army is keenly watching every move by enemy elements with our nuclear sight focused on the U.S. invasionary […]

Read more ›
Russia knew of Syria chemical attack in advance, official says

Russia knew of Syria chemical attack in advance, official says

on April 11, 2017, 7:45 AM / in International News

Russia appears to have had advance notice of last week’s chemical weapons attack in Syria, which killed more than 80 people, a senior U.S. official said Monday. The official said Russia was flying a drone over a hospital where victims rushed for treatment, and the drone’s presence could not have been a coincidence, the official said. A Russian-made fighter jet […]

Read more ›
Alabama ‘Love Gov’ Robert Bentley Resigns to Avoid Impeachment

Alabama ‘Love Gov’ Robert Bentley Resigns to Avoid Impeachment

on April 11, 2017, 7:41 AM / in National News, State News

by KERRY SANDERS and CORKY SIEMASZKO The ‘Love Gov’ is stepping down to avoid impeachment but was charged Monday with two counts of violating state campaign laws. The resignation of Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley came amid allegations that he tried to cover-up an adulterous affair with a former adviser. He announced the move on Monday night, shortly after being booked […]

Read more ›
Trump Attack on Syria Violates the Constitution and His Pledges

Trump Attack on Syria Violates the Constitution and His Pledges

on April 11, 2017, 7:37 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

President Donald Trump’s attack on Syria last week was illegal and unconstitutional, legal experts and even many of his leading supporters argued, noting that the Constitution grants war powers to Congress and not the president. The attack was also contrary to Trump’s own repeated pledges on the campaign trail to seek a constitutionally required declaration of war prior to launching […]

Read more ›
Tulsa Teen Comes Home From School With Contraceptive Implant

Tulsa Teen Comes Home From School With Contraceptive Implant

on April 11, 2017, 7:34 AM / in National News, Opinion

Many folks have no clue as to what is taking place in the public schools.  This Trans/Soddomite/Lesbian/CONFUSED sexual agenda is making  gigantic steps into indoctrinating the students that all this filth is just hunky dory. I copied the reply I left on this web page – please check it out as there are two links I put in there that […]

Read more ›
Is Trump Enlisting in the War Party?

Is Trump Enlisting in the War Party?

on April 11, 2017, 7:31 AM / in Opinion

By firing off five dozen Tomahawk missiles at a military airfield, our “America First” president may have plunged us into another Middle East war that his countrymen do not want to fight. Thus far Bashar Assad seems unintimidated. Brushing off the strikes, he has defiantly gone back to bombing the rebels from the same Shayrat air base that the U.S. […]

Read more ›

Graham wants troops on ground …. Angus King thinks big mistake

on April 11, 2017, 7:11 AM / in International News, National News

Graham wants more troops on the ground… can we send him first…… Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) says ISIS is a “direct threat to the homeland” and he says the United States should send many more troops to eradicate that threat. “So you need more American troops to accelerate the demise of ISIL,” Graham told NBC’s “Meet the Press” with Chuck […]

Read more ›
Gorsuch Takes First Oath to Become SCOTUS Justice

Gorsuch Takes First Oath to Become SCOTUS Justice

on April 11, 2017, 7:05 AM / in National News

By Cortney O’Brien  /  Townhall Neil Gorsuch has taken the first oath to become the 113th justice of the Supreme Court. Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. administered the oath in a private ceremony at the Supreme Court building. Gorsuch participated in a second ceremony at the White House Rose Garden, where he was sworn in by Justice Anthony M. Kennedy. President Trump introduced […]

Read more ›

How to lower your BP *FAST* and how to get rid of snails

on April 11, 2017, 7:01 AM / in Opinion, People

As a follow up to my recent health issues I thought I would share some of my *discoveries*.  As most of you know I have this *thing* against going to doctors or hospitals for MY health care.  After all of my early life being closely involved with that bunch and finding that their methods didn’t really make my health better, […]

Read more ›
GOP House Has Funded Planned Parenthood for 6 Years

GOP House Has Funded Planned Parenthood for 6 Years

on April 11, 2017, 6:49 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Terence P. Jeffrey  /  CNSNews (CNSNews.com) – The Republican-controlled House of Representatives has permitted federal tax dollars to continue flowing to Planned Parenthood—the nation’s leading abortion provider—for six years since the Republicans took back control of the House in 2011, after their victories in the 2010 elections. Every appropriations bill enacted since 2011 that could either have permitted or […]

Read more ›
THE FIRST LIBERALS

THE FIRST LIBERALS

on April 11, 2017, 6:46 AM / in History

By Katehom.com Richard Cobden: National Institutions The first liberals (including English politician R. Cobden[i], the US President W. Wilson and the pacifist N. Angell[ii]), in their main theses, oppose realists as to them the political regime (to be more specific, democracy or non-democracy) is crucial in the analysis of IR. If the countries are democratic, they steadily evolve, aiming at […]

Read more ›
Butter Not Be Margarine

Butter Not Be Margarine

on April 11, 2017, 6:42 AM / in State News

A Massachusetts man has settled his lawsuit against a pair of Dunkin’ Donut franchise owners after being served a bagel with a butter substitute in lieu of the bagel with butter that he ordered. Jan Polanik sued two different companies that operate over 20 Dunkin’ franchises in Massachusetts. According to news reports, Polanik was seeking class-action status in order to […]

Read more ›
Task force pushes for change in representing the poor

Task force pushes for change in representing the poor

on April 11, 2017, 6:31 AM / in State News

We have the beginnings of socialized health care, the state is working on socialized communications, and now we have those that believe in socialized legal services, of course strictly for the poor. Fifty-four years after the nation’s highest court ruled an accused citizen should not stand alone against a well-funded government bent on taking away liberty and even life, a […]

Read more ›
Senator Mark Green nominated to be Secretary of the Army. Homosexual activist throw a hissy fit.

Senator Mark Green nominated to be Secretary of the Army. Homosexual activist throw a hissy fit.

on April 11, 2017, 6:22 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

From A Disgruntled Republican in Nashville It is  now official. President Donald Trump Donald Trump formally nominated Tennessean Senator Doctor Mark Green to be the new secretary of the Army. The announcement was made on  Friday (link).  As Secretary of the Army he will  be the top civilian leader for the U.S. Army, have oversight of the 140-plus Army reserve installations […]

Read more ›
Rep. Judd Matheny and Conservative Majority Caucus Denounce In-State Tuition for Illegal Immigrant Students

Rep. Judd Matheny and Conservative Majority Caucus Denounce In-State Tuition for Illegal Immigrant Students

on April 11, 2017, 6:19 AM / in State News

By Kevin and Laura Baigert  /  Tennessee Star NASHVILLE, Tennessee–State Representative Judd Matheny (R-Tullahoma), joined by more than a dozen conservative state house members, held a press conference Monday to voice their strong opposition to the push by Governor Haslam and the Republican leadership to extent in-state tuition privileges to illegal immigrant students. “We are standing up because believe the hard-working families and […]

Read more ›
Bill To Bring Broadband To Rural Communities Passed In Legislature

Bill To Bring Broadband To Rural Communities Passed In Legislature

on April 11, 2017, 6:12 AM / in State News

The Tennessee Legislature on Monday approved passage of the Tennessee Broadband Accessibility Act to use federal dollars to bring Internet service to rural areas. The Tennessee Telecommunications Association called it “a good first step toward making broadband available to more rural Tennesseans.” “This is a major step in the right direction,” said Levoy Knowles, executive director of TTA. “As providers of high-speed […]

Read more ›
April 11th in History

April 11th in History

on April 11, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

April 11 is the 101st day of the year (102nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 264 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Antipas of Pergamum (Greek Orthodox Church) Gemma Galgani Godeberta Guthlac of Crowland George Selwyn (Anglicanism) Stanislaus of Szczepanów April 11 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Juan Santamaría Day, anniversary of […]

Read more ›

Chattanooga City Board Approves “Crazy” Deal With Developer; City To Get Fair-Market Appraisal And Case Come Back To CDRC After Possible “Negotiations”

on April 11, 2017, 6:00 AM / in State News

This all sounds vaguely familar….. A Chattanooga city board on Monday approved what several citizens at the meeting called “a crazy deal” with a developer involving a city-owned parking lot on King Street. The Chattanooga Downtown Redevelopment Corporation added stipulations that the city get a fair-market appraisal of the lot and that the deal come back to the board before […]

Read more ›
The Glorious Sunset

The Glorious Sunset

on April 11, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

At evening time it shall happen that it will be light.  —Zechariah 14:7 It is wonderful to be young, with clear sight, acute hearing, elastic step, pulses drumming to the march of exhilarating health. But old age has glories that youth cannot know. It is a blessed old age indeed if it ends brightly at evening time. Old age celebrates […]

Read more ›