Archive for May 13th, 2017

Oh, the Irish!

Oh, the Irish!

on May 13, 2017, 8:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories

H/T to Thomas I was at the pub the other night and overheard three very hefty women talking at the bar. Their accent appeared to be Gaelic, so I approached and asked, “Hello, are you three lassies from Ireland?” One of them angrily screeched, “It’s Wales, Wales you bloody idiot!” So I apologized and replied, “I am so sorry. Are […]

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Tayde’s tale of hope

on May 13, 2017, 7:59 AM / in People

Three-time childhood cancer survivor Tayde remains dedicated to St. Jude — the place that saved her life and enabled her to become a mom to daughter Tayde Sofia. “No words to explain how much I love St. Jude, how much I am always going to thank St. Jude.“ St. Jude survivor Tayde’s mother

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Tenn. Legislature passes bill potentially expanding gun free zones in public buildings

Tenn. Legislature passes bill potentially expanding gun free zones in public buildings

on May 13, 2017, 7:52 AM / in State News

The Legislature has adjourned for 2017 and its not certain at this point how much progress or damage that they did to your rights as recognized by the 2nd Amendment and guaranteed by the Constitution this year.  What we do know is that they intentionally killed and refused requests to debate constitutional carry and permitless open carry. Although TFA has […]

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Nature Isn’t Natural Anymore

Nature Isn’t Natural Anymore

on May 13, 2017, 7:50 AM / in Opinion, State News

by David Fowler  /  FACT A new law stating that words used in Tennessee’s statutes should be given their “natural and ordinary meaning” provoked a firestorm of controversy by the proponents of same-sex marriage. It appears that the word “natural” in the legislation is the problem. But if so, then we really have a problem. After the bill passed, the […]

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HEAL:  MSM: Gateway to Health

HEAL: MSM: Gateway to Health

on May 13, 2017, 7:48 AM / in National News

As many of you know I am NOT into the AMA version of *health care*.  I spent years obeying their *care* only to get another illness or face another major surgery.   When I finally had my fill of their *drugs* I began my personal search for HEALTH CARE.  It began in the early 1990’s with Colloidal Silver as my anti-biotic […]

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The Week ahead: House kicks off tax reform hearings | Treasury chief heads before Senate

The Week ahead: House kicks off tax reform hearings | Treasury chief heads before Senate

on May 13, 2017, 7:27 AM / in National News

The House is returning to Washington after a week-long recess and lawmakers are quickly getting to work on their next big agenda item: tax reform. The House Ways and Means Committee will hold its first hearings on tax reform on Thursday. The hearing will focus on “how tax reform will grow our economy and create jobs across America.” “Our hearing […]

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ABC Cancels Tim Allen’s Popular Sitcom Weeks After Slamming Anti-Trump Liberals

on May 13, 2017, 7:07 AM / in National News, Opinion

ABC has canceled Tim Allen’s popular Last Man Standing, despite it’s positive ratings. Was it because of Allen’s conservative politics? In March, on Jimmy Kimmel’s show, Allen remarked that conservatives have to keep quiet if they support Trump. He opined, “I’m not kidding. You gotta be real careful around here. You get beat up if you don’t believe what everybody […]

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S.C. Republican Ralph Norman Sat on Board of Bank That Accepted Nearly $65 Million in TARP Cash

S.C. Republican Ralph Norman Sat on Board of Bank That Accepted Nearly $65 Million in TARP Cash

on May 13, 2017, 6:46 AM / in National News, Opinion

BY: Natalie Johnson Former South Carolina state senator Ralph Norman, who is running as the conservative candidate in the state’s fifth congressional district, sat on the board of a bank that accepted millions of dollars from the Obama administration’s 2008 bailout. Norman served on South Carolina Bank and Trust Financial Corporation’s board of directors in January 2009 when the bank […]

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Bill O’Reilly Tells Glenn Beck What’s Next In First Interview Since Firing

on May 13, 2017, 6:36 AM / in National News

by Andrea Ruth  /  RedState Bill O’Reilly gave his first interview since his firing from Fox News in April on Glenn Beck’s radio show on Friday. Beck, while stating prior to the interview wouldn’t be about O’Reilly’s firing, nonetheless spoke to the former cable news powerhouse about his unceremonious dismissal. “Look, the entire ordeal was a hit job, and in […]

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People Who Don’t Believe In The Constitution Think We’re Facing A Constitutional Crisis

People Who Don’t Believe In The Constitution Think We’re Facing A Constitutional Crisis

on May 13, 2017, 6:30 AM / in Opinion

by Joe Cunningham  /  RedState If you are a Constitutionalist, and you believe in the original intent of the words written in the Constitution, the Left for the past few decades has been trying to tell you that the document is outdated and that it has to be interpreted as a living document to still be relevant. It is an […]

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AGENDA FOR THE MAY TERM OF THE MADISON COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

on May 13, 2017, 6:22 AM / in Local News, News

MONDAY, MAY 15, 2017 8:30 AM FROM THE OFFICE OF COMMISSIONER GARY D. DEATON, CHAIRMAN THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE MADISON COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS WILL BE HELD AT THE WEST TENNESSEE RESEARCH AND EDUCATION CENTER, 605 AIRWAYS BOULEVARD, SEMINAR ROOM 150, JACKSON, TENNESSEE ON MONDAY, MAY 15, 2017 AT 8:30 A.M. THE FOLLOWING MATTERS WILL BE PRESENTED FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION: INVOCATION […]

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Quote for Today May 13th

Quote for Today May 13th

on May 13, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

“I am commonly opposed to those who modestly assume the rank of champions of liberty, and make a very patriotic noise about the people. It is the stale artifice which has duped the world a thousand times, and yet, though detected, it is still successful.” Fisher Ames, letter to George Richard Minot, 1789 He was a Representative in the United […]

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May 13th in History

May 13th in History

on May 13, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

May 13 is the 133rd day of the year (134th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 232 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Abbotsbury Garland Day (Dorset, England) Christian feast day: Our Lady of Fátima Gerard of Villamagna Glyceria John the Silent (Roman Catholic) Julian of Norwich (Roman Catholic) Frances Perkins (Episcopal Church (USA) […]

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More Than Wishing

More Than Wishing

on May 13, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Your Father knows the things you have need of before you ask Him. —Matthew 6:8  As a child, C. S. Lewis enjoyed reading the books of E. Nesbit, especially Five Children and It. In this book, brothers and sisters on a summer holiday discover an ancient sand fairy who grants them one wish each day. But every wish brings the […]

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WannaCry ransomware attack

WannaCry ransomware attack

on May 13, 2017, 5:27 AM / in International News

WannaCry, also known as WanaCrypt0r 2.0, is a ransomware malware tool. In May 2017, a large-scale cyber attack using it was launched, infecting over 75,000 computers in 99 countries, demanding ransom payments in 20 languages. The attack affected Telefónica and several other large companies in Spain, as well as parts of Britain’s National Health Service (NHS), FedEx and Deutsche Bahn. Other targets in […]

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