Archive for June 9th, 2017

Kittens (political)

Kittens (political)

on June 9, 2017, 8:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Al Gore is out jogging one morning, notices a little boy on the corner with a box. Curious he runs over to the child and says, “What’s in the box kid?” to which the little boy says, “Kittens, they’re brand new kittens.” Al Gore laughs and says, “What kind of kittens are they?” “Democrats,” the child says.”Oh that’s cute,” Al […]

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“American Heritage” By Hillsdale – One of many online courses we support

on June 9, 2017, 7:52 AM / in History

Both George Washington and Thomas Jefferson warned against permanent entangling alliances. Yet, as the United States grew economically, and as challenges to domestic security arose from abroad, America’s role on the world stage changed dramatically. Over the course of the 20th century, America grew to become the preeminent global power. If you would like help navigating this online course, please […]

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Yahoo shareholders’ approval clears way for sale to Verizon

Yahoo shareholders’ approval clears way for sale to Verizon

on June 9, 2017, 7:49 AM / in International News, National News

Yahoo shareholders on Thursday gave final approval to the $4.48 billion sale of the company’s main web properties to Verizon Communications. The decision cleared the final obstacle to the nearly year-old deal, and Yahoo said it planned to hand over the web properties to Verizon on Tuesday. The price was originally supposed to be $4.8 billion, but Verizon insisted on […]

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Japanese lawmakers pass law letting Emperor Akihito abdicate

Japanese lawmakers pass law letting Emperor Akihito abdicate

on June 9, 2017, 7:47 AM / in International News

Japan’s Parliament passed a law on Friday to let 82-year-old Emperor Akihito become the country’s first monarch in 200 years to abdicate. In August, Akihito said that he wanted to step down due to declining health and old age. The government backs male-only succession, which would make Crown Prince Naruhito, 57, next in line. In post-World War II Japan, the […]

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Judge denies ex-NSA contractor bail on leak charge

Judge denies ex-NSA contractor bail on leak charge

on June 9, 2017, 7:44 AM / in National News

A federal judge denied bail to former National Security Agency contractor Reality Leigh Winner on charges that she leaked classified information, saying the 25-year-old Georgia woman remained a flight risk and could leak more documents if she gets out of jail. Winner entered a not-guilty plea to charges of gathering, transmitting, or losing defense information, a felony offense under the […]

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U.S. warplane shoots down Iranian-made drone in Syria

U.S. warplane shoots down Iranian-made drone in Syria

on June 9, 2017, 7:42 AM / in International News

U.S. military aircraft shot down an Iranian-made, Predator-sized drone that fired on coalition forces in southern Syria, a spokesman for the U.S.-led coalition said Thursday. The incident marked the first time that forces supporting the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad have fired on the coalition. A U.S. official said the F-15 jet shot down the drone after the remotely […]

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House votes to roll back Dodd-Frank banking regulations

House votes to roll back Dodd-Frank banking regulations

on June 9, 2017, 7:38 AM / in National News

The House voted Thursday to gut the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, which imposed tough restrictions on banks after the 2008 financial crisis. The bill, if it becomes law, would let big financial institutions, including investment and consumer banks and other financial institutions, such as insurance giants, avoid some of the banking reform law’s toughest regulations. […]

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ANTI-TRUMP MEDIA IN COMPLETE COLLAPSE: FIVE BOMBSHELLS FROM COMEY TESTIMONY

on June 9, 2017, 7:35 AM / in Opinion

Comey destroys Russia conspiracy theory, debunks mainstream media Kit Daniels | Infowars.com ere’s five devastating bombshells from fired FBI Director James Comey’s testimony in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday: Russia ‘Collusion’ Theory Falls Apart Comey said he never felt that Trump tried to impede the FBI’s investigation into Russia, but instead the president had actually encouraged it. Even […]

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U.K. Election 2017: Theresa May’s Gamble Ends With Minority Government

U.K. Election 2017: Theresa May’s Gamble Ends With Minority Government

on June 9, 2017, 7:27 AM / in International News

by CHLOE HUBBARD and JASON CUMMING  /  NBC News LONDON — Political turmoil gripped Britain on Friday as no party won enough seats to form a government — forcing Prime Minister Theresa May to cozy up to an ultra-conservative party to retain power. The result plunged the country into uncertainty just 10 days before complex and high-stakes talks with Europe […]

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SOMETHING WE NEED TO CONSIDER NOW

SOMETHING WE NEED TO CONSIDER NOW

on June 9, 2017, 7:24 AM / in Opinion

Now that we know for certain that President Trump was never under investigation by the FBI for alleged collusion with Russian operatives to throw the election, and that many Representatives and Senators had told the corrupt media that, I rest my case that CNN, MSNBC, ABC, CBS, NBC, the New York Times and the Washington Post intentionally misled Democrat voters […]

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Supreme Court Rejects Unlawful Property Grabs

Supreme Court Rejects Unlawful Property Grabs

on June 9, 2017, 7:21 AM / in National News

BY MARTIN LIOLL  /  Conservative Tribune In a huge victory for proponents of civil asset forfeiture reform, the Supreme Court ruled unanimously Monday that the Comprehensive Forfeiture Act of 1984 does not give authorities the right to seize property from co-conspirators who did not profit from a crime. “Congress did not authorize the government to confiscate substitute property from other defendants […]

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Comey: Trump Was Not Under Investigation

Comey: Trump Was Not Under Investigation

on June 9, 2017, 7:07 AM / in National News, Opinion

by  C. Mitchell Shaw As former FBI Director James Comey (shown) prepared to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday, he prepared a statement that he provided to the Committee and released to the press Wednesday. That statement — which he did not read during his testimony, but is still considered part of his testimony — detailed his written […]

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COMEY HAS DESTROYED HIMSELF

COMEY HAS DESTROYED HIMSELF

on June 9, 2017, 7:02 AM / in Opinion

So most of you saw former FBI Director James Comey testify about his conversations with President Trump, and how he felt uncomfortable being alone with Trump without witnesses and how he felt pressured to drop the FBI investigation into General Michael Flynn. But the biggest revelation today was Comey admitting he leaked a memo he wrote, alleging Trump tried to […]

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My Interview With A USS Liberty Survivor

My Interview With A USS Liberty Survivor

on June 9, 2017, 7:00 AM / in History, Opinion, People

Today is the 50th anniversary of the unprovoked attack of the USS Liberty by the State of Israel, which killed 34 American sailors and Marines and wounded 174. To this day, the State of Israel has never been held accountable for this despicable and dastardly attack against the people of the United States. In fact, the U.S. government and news […]

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No news? Let’s make something up!

No news? Let’s make something up!

on June 9, 2017, 6:45 AM / in Opinion

By Rocky Top Politics The Bearded Ones and their manufactured articles. Clearly the staff cutbacks and merger of the Tennessean into the bowels of the Gannett corporation (USA Today Network – Anywhere) is starting to take its toll on the dynamic duo Boucher & Ebert (not to be confused with Siskel & Ebert). First they positioned themselves as newly minted […]

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Bosch, TomTom: HD Map Uses Radar Signals to Let Autonomous Vehicles Know Where They Are

Bosch, TomTom: HD Map Uses Radar Signals to Let Autonomous Vehicles Know Where They Are

on June 9, 2017, 6:42 AM / in National News

Business Shop Business TomTom and Bosch said they have created an HD map that enables autonomous vehicles “to reliably determine their location at all times.” The map’s integrated Radar Road Signature layer allows self-driving vehicles to determine their exact location on a road within a few centimeters, according to the companies. “The advantage of the Bosch Radar Road Signature map […]

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What will — and won’t — get a top college to rescind its offer of admission?

What will — and won’t — get a top college to rescind its offer of admission?

on June 9, 2017, 6:38 AM / in Opinion

By Howard Portnoy  /  Liberty Unyielding It’s probably not a question that has been asked often if ever. Why, after all, would any high school graduate gifted enough to win admission to an elite university do something that would cause administrators to rethink their decision? That question was tested, albeit perhaps unintentionally, by two unrelated groups of incoming freshmen — one […]

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Preschool Worker Stabbed; Attackers Reportedly Chanted, ‘Allah Will Get You’

on June 9, 2017, 6:31 AM / in International News

By Jack Davis  /  Western Journalism  A worker at a London-area preschool was attacked Wednesday by three women who reportedly chanted ”Allah will get you.“ Karrien Stevens, who runs the Little Diamonds preschool in the Hermon Hill area of London, said a member of her staff was walking to work when she was stabbed by three females who chanted about […]

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TFA End of Session Legislative Report 2017 – New laws and disappointments

TFA End of Session Legislative Report 2017 – New laws and disappointments

on June 9, 2017, 6:26 AM / in Opinion, State News

The Tennessee Legislature has adjourned for 2017.  Tennessee Firearms Association has worked on, tracked and many times opposed more than 70 bills that were introduced this year.   Twenty-three (23) bills have been passed into law and signed by the Governor.  None of them address any issue that should make you as a gun owner proud to say that “Tennessee is […]

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TOP RIGHT HOOKS

TOP RIGHT HOOKS

on June 9, 2017, 6:24 AM / in National News, Opinion

Comey’s Coy Testimony Indicts Himself, Not Trump It is indeed interesting that Donald Trump’s biggest request and frustration with former FBI Director James Comey deals with the question of “honest loyalty.” It’s only this week, after Trump has repeatedly insisted that he was not personally under FBI investigation, that Comey finally confirms that truth. This after, according to Comey’s own […]

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