Archive for April 23rd, 2017

OH, THE SWEET TRUTH OF IT ALL

OH, THE SWEET TRUTH OF IT ALL

on April 23, 2017, 9:02 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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Sanders defends Coulter speech rights in Berkeley controversy

on April 23, 2017, 8:58 AM / in National News

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Saturday waded into the controversy surrounding free speech at the University of California, Berkley, where pundit Ann Coulter was invited to speak and then temporarily uninvited following threats of violent protest. “I don’t like this,” Sanders said. “Coulter’s outrageous ― to my mind, off the wall. But you know, people have a right to give […]

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Pence: U.S. to honor refugee deal with Australia

Pence: U.S. to honor refugee deal with Australia

on April 23, 2017, 8:53 AM / in National News

The United States will proceed with an agreement with Australia to help resettle refugees, Vice President Mike Pence pledged Saturday. “President Trump has made it clear that we’ll honor the agreement — that doesn’t mean we admire the agreement,” Pence said. The arrangement requires the U.S. to accept up to 1,250 refugees, many from Iran and Syria, from their present […]

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March for Science draws huge crowds in cities worldwide

March for Science draws huge crowds in cities worldwide

on April 23, 2017, 8:50 AM / in National News

Saturday’s international March for Science included events in more than 600 locations around the world. Comprehensive crowd size tallies have yet to be released, but police estimate tens of thousands gathered in cities including Washington, D.C., Chicago, New York, and Los Angeles. Today “we have a great many lawmakers — not just here, but around the world — deliberately ignoring […]

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North Korea says it is prepared to bomb a U.S. aircraft carrier

North Korea says it is prepared to bomb a U.S. aircraft carrier

on April 23, 2017, 8:38 AM / in Opinion

North Korea on Sunday said it is prepared to bomb the USS Carl Vinson, a U.S. aircraft carrier leading a Navy carrier strike group toward North Korea in a show of force. “Our revolutionary forces are combat-ready to sink a U.S. nuclear powered aircraft carrier with a single strike,” said an editorial in a newspaper run by the Kim Jong […]

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France votes in presidential runoff

France votes in presidential runoff

on April 23, 2017, 8:36 AM / in International News

French citizens head to the polls Sunday to vote in a runoff election that will pare down a field of 11 presidential candidates to the top two. No one candidate is expected to take an outright majority; rather, four candidates are in contention to make it to the second round: far-right nationalist Marine Le Pen, center-right François Fillon, centrist Emmanuel […]

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Go Outside And Enjoy Nature

on April 23, 2017, 8:30 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Don’t just sit in the House: go outside and enjoy nature.   Never mind people…just go back inside and watch TV…it is safer at your age!!   Special Thanks to Thomas

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Warren builds her brand with 2020 down the road

Warren builds her brand with 2020 down the road

on April 23, 2017, 8:15 AM / in Opinion

BY ALEXANDER BOLTON   /   The Hill Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) says she’s not running for president. Her office says she’s focused on her Senate reelection bid. But she has the public schedule of a future presidential candidate. Warren will speak Sunday to the NAACP in Detroit, and next month will deliver the keynote address to an annual gala held by Emily’s […]

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I’ll take your Earth Day and Raise You One In God We Trust Day…Stamped on our money since 1864

I’ll take your Earth Day and Raise You One In God We Trust Day…Stamped on our money since 1864

on April 23, 2017, 7:50 AM / in Opinion

From The MidSouth Sentinel  Do the morons who created Earth Day know that on this day in 1864 Congress passed the act that stamped In God We Trust on our money? Either the greenies were trying to be coy in using April 22 as Earth day or God has a since of humor. I’m going with the latter. When you […]

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The vitriolic rhetoric being used to denounce those who voted for the gas tax.

on April 23, 2017, 7:46 AM / in Opinion

A Disgruntled Republican in Nashville A right-leaning disgruntled Republican comments on the news of the day and any other thing he damn-well pleases. I did not support the recently passed gas tax, officially called the Improve Act. I do not necessarily think that only gas taxes should fund roads.  My view is that when an agency has their own source […]

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Challenges abound for drivers in today’s Food City 500

Challenges abound for drivers in today’s Food City 500

on April 23, 2017, 7:38 AM / in NASCAR

By Allen Gregory | Bristol Herald Courier BRISTOL, Tenn. – The pre-race conversations at Bristol Motor Speedway were once simple. From the campground to the media center, folks would engage in lively debates about the prospects of Bristol dominators such as Dale Earnhardt, Carl Edwards and Kyle Busch. Entering today’s Food City 500, the hot topic is the application of a […]

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Two Stories, Same Subject

on April 23, 2017, 7:24 AM / in News

 

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THE HOMOSEXUAL MANIFESTO IS JUST SATIRE! SILLY AMERICANS!

THE HOMOSEXUAL MANIFESTO IS JUST SATIRE! SILLY AMERICANS!

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

By BRADLEE DEAN  /  Patriot Update “If you would know who controls you see who you may not criticize.” -Tacitus Originally Posted in April 2016 It has been a week of weeks concerning the assaults on the American people coming from this administration and their communist allies within and without. They are becoming more emboldened, ruthless and obvious as to who […]

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Adrienne Crosby

Adrienne Crosby

on April 23, 2017, 6:41 AM / in People

HERNANDO, Miss. — Adrienne Marie Russell Crosby, 37, of Hernando, Miss., beloved mother, wife, daughter and sister, died Friday, March 31, 2017, at Baptist Desoto Hospital in Southaven, Miss. Adrienne succumbed to ACC cancer after a courageous eight-year battle. Mrs. Crosby was born in Memphis, Tenn., and was a 1997 graduate of Bartlett High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree […]

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Attitude shift cited in Chattanooga election turnovers

Attitude shift cited in Chattanooga election turnovers

on April 23, 2017, 6:36 AM / in State News

By  Paul Leach   /   Chattanooga Times Free Press A number of local political leaders and activists see recent changes on the Chattanooga City Council and Hamilton County Board of Education as a loud message that voters won’t accept the status quo anymore. That message echoes one repeated during the 2016 presidential campaigns of Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump. Last August, […]

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‘Happy Days’ star Erin Moran dies at 56

‘Happy Days’ star Erin Moran dies at 56

on April 23, 2017, 6:27 AM / in People

Jayme Deerwester , USA TODAY Erin Moran, who was best known for playing Joanie Cunningham on the long-running comedy Happy Days and its short-lived spinoff, Joanie Loves Chachi, has died at 56. Her death was announced by police in Harrison County, Ind., after they responded to a 911 call and found her unresponsive Saturday afternoon, the Associated Press has confirmed. […]

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Bill Lee enters race for Tennessee governor

Bill Lee enters race for Tennessee governor

on April 23, 2017, 6:18 AM / in State News

By Joel Ebert and Joey Garrison , The Tennessean For the past three decades, Bill Lee has built a family business into a Middle Tennessee brand. Now the chairman and former CEO of Franklin-based Lee Co. will look to run on that career — and a life story forever altered by family tragedy — in a Republican bid for Tennessee governor. “My life’s circumstances and my […]

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Search scales back for grandmother and grandson still missing in Grand Canyon

Search scales back for grandmother and grandson still missing in Grand Canyon

on April 23, 2017, 6:08 AM / in National News, State News

by Leigh Egan  /  CrimeOnline.com The wife of a famed footwear maker and her grandson are still missing after they lost their footing while hiking with family in the Grand Canyon last Saturday. On Friday, after nearly a week of search efforts, the Grand Canyon National Park scaled back the search efforts. Lou Ann Merrell, 64, and her step grandson, Jackson Standefer, […]

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Soiled-Rag Masterpiece

Soiled-Rag Masterpiece

on April 23, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

My little children, . . . I labor in birth again until Christ is formed in you. —Galatians 4:19 An artist was once falsely accused of a crime and thrown into prison. Although allowed to take his brushes and paints with him, he had no way of obtaining a canvas. One day in desperation he asked a guard for something […]

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