Archive for October 13th, 2017

Spiders

Spiders

on October 13, 2017, 10:56 PM / in Bedtime Stories

If you are offended by vulgarity, we apologize before hand. If you offended by the story, get over it. He smiled as he reflected on how sweet and pure his little girl was. Tears formed in his eyes as he thought about her seeing the wonders of nature through such innocent eyes. Suddenly she just stopped and stared at the […]

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Maxine

Maxine

on October 13, 2017, 10:38 PM / in Opinion

rw here ~ Call me “racist” or “conspiracy theorist” or “envious” or whatever, but do look at this anyway: Congress Woman Maxine Waters knows all about poverty and the homeless for sure… Poor Maxine!  Make you feel so sorrowful… How can a member of Congress afford a $4.5 million Los Angeles mansion that takes up half a city block in […]

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Harvey Weinstein, Eminem, and why the left can’t stop losing

on October 13, 2017, 9:39 PM / in Opinion

So much liberal lunacy, it’s hard to keep up.  

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It’s Time To Make Hard Work Cool Again: A Conversation With Mike Rowe

on October 13, 2017, 8:48 PM / in Opinion

2 Thess 3:10   For even when we were with you, this we commanded you, that if any would not work, neither should he eat. I look at my grandkids and great grandkids I see the LACK of any interest in most of them to do any *work*.  I see it in so many young people – they are so engrossed […]

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For You Antiques out there: Social Security benefits to rise by 2 percent in 2018

on October 13, 2017, 8:45 PM / in National News

STEPHEN OHLEMACHER  |   Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of Social Security recipients and other retirees will get a 2 percent increase in benefits next year. It’s the largest increase since 2012 but comes to only $25 a month for the average beneficiary. The Social Security Administration announced the cost–of-living increase Friday. The COLA affects benefits for more than 70 […]

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Real Clear Politics Today October 13 2017

on October 13, 2017, 8:43 PM / in National News

A Stunning Blow to Obamacare Olga Khazan, The Atlantic   Trump Strikes a Blow for Healthcare Freedom Betsy McCaughey, New York Post   We’re About to Fall Behind the Great Depression David Leonhardt, New York Times   Today’s Turn-of-the-Century Problems Michael Barone, Washington Examiner   Trump Making the Defining Mistake of His Foreign Policy Vali Nasr, Washington Post   Will […]

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Julian Assange: FBI Supplied Stephen Paddock Weapons To  Carry Out Massacre

Julian Assange: FBI Supplied Stephen Paddock Weapons To Carry Out Massacre

on October 13, 2017, 8:41 PM / in National News, Opinion

There have been so many articles come out about the conflicting reports finally coming forth.  I have had my thoughts from the beginning that this was an *inside* job.  I am reminded of the FBI connections to the JFK murder – Ruby Ridge/Lon Horiuchi/Janet Reno – WACO (again Lon Horiuchi and Janet Reno) – OKC (why wasn’t the FBI office […]

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Britain ‘draws up battle plan for war with North Korea’

Britain ‘draws up battle plan for war with North Korea’

on October 13, 2017, 8:31 PM / in News

Britain is reportedly preparing for the possibility of war breaking out with North Korea as concerns rise that another provocative missile test could trigger a military response by the US. North Korea is being closely watched amid fears it could launch another long-range missile test on Tuesday to mark the anniversary of the founding of its ruling party. Bellicose rhetoric from […]

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An old-school pharmacy hand-delivers drugs to Congress, a little-known perk for the powerful

An old-school pharmacy hand-delivers drugs to Congress, a little-known perk for the powerful

on October 13, 2017, 8:15 PM / in National News

Erin Mershon  |   Washington Correspondent  |  Stat News. com WASHINGTON — If House Speaker Paul Ryan comes down with the flu this winter, he and his security detail won’t be screeching off toward the closest CVS for his Tamiflu. Instead, he can just walk downstairs and pick up the pills, part of a little-known perk open to every member of Congress, […]

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THE POEM

THE POEM

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

I knelt to pray but not for long, I had too much to do. I had to hurry and get to work For bills would soon be due. So I knelt and said a hurried prayer,  And jumped up off my knees. My Christian duty was now done My soul could rest at ease….. All day long I had no […]

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Quote for Today

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

“[W]e should ever lose sight of the danger to our liberties if anything partial or extraneous should infect the purity of our free, fair, virtuous, and independent elections. If an election is to be determined by a majority of a single vote, and that can be procured by a party through artifice or corruption, the Government may be the choice […]

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October 13th in History

October 13th in History

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

October 13th is the 286th day of the year (287th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 79 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian Feast Day: Blessed Alexandrina of Balasar Edward the Confessor (translation) Gerald of Aurillac Our Lady of Fátima Theophilus of Antioch October 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Fontanalia, in honor of Fontus. (Roman […]

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Near Miss

Near Miss

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

The Earth-grazing meteoroid of 13 October 1990 entered the atmosphere aboveCzechoslovakia and Poland and, after 9.8 seconds, returned to space. Named EN131090, the 44-kilogram (97 lb) meteoroid was observed travelling 409 kilometres (254 mi) at a speed of 42 km/s (26 mi/s …. 93,600 miles per hour) by cameras of the European Fireball Network. Its apparent magnitude peaked at −6.3, several times brighter than Venus‘s […]

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NBC says: White House Says It Will End Key Obamacare Subsidies to Insurers

NBC says: White House Says It Will End Key Obamacare Subsidies to Insurers

on October 13, 2017, 5:51 AM / in National News, Opinion

The White House announced late Thursday that it would no longer reimburse insurers for lowering costs for customers under the Affordable Care Act, a decision Democrats condemned as “spiteful.” President Donald Trump had indicated he was considering cutting off the payments in order to increase pressure on lawmakers to repeal the ACA, also known as Obamacare. The Democrats ObamaCare is […]

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14 Animals Abandoned In Horse Trailer Rescued

on October 13, 2017, 5:47 AM / in State News

MONTEAGLE, Tenn. – Fourteen animals, abandoned in a horse trailer, have been rescued in Monteagle. Officials with the Animal Rescue Corps, a national animal protection nonprofit, helped the Monteagle Police Department rescue the cats and dogs on Thursday. The 14 animals were found in the horse trailer that was left attached to a U-Haul box truck behind a restaurant in Marion […]

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Is Trump the Heir to Reagan?

Is Trump the Heir to Reagan?

on October 13, 2017, 5:41 AM / in Opinion

Three decades ago, as communications director in the White House, I set up an interview for Bill Rusher of National Review. Among his first questions to President Reagan was to ask him to assess the political importance of Barry Goldwater. Said Reagan, “I guess you could call him the John the Baptist of our movement.” I resisted the temptation to […]

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