Archive for October 18th, 2017

12 Ways The Southern Poverty Law Center Is A Scam To Profit From Hate-Mongering

12 Ways The Southern Poverty Law Center Is A Scam To Profit From Hate-Mongering

on October 18, 2017, 10:01 AM / in Opinion

The Southern Poverty Law Center’s ‘Hate List’ has all the authority of a mean girl’s burn book. Yet it is dangerously provocative. By Stella Morabito  /   The Federalist What makes the hate list of the Southern Poverty Law Center different from the “burn book” a high school queen bee keeps in the 2004 movie “Mean Girls”? Answer: not much. The burn […]

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Sean Hannity Report

on October 18, 2017, 9:54 AM / in Opinion

Somebody needs to explain this to the boys and girls in Nashville, eh? rw Tennessean I’m a little dismayed, as this report alleges Hillary Clinton and James Comey, as well as some others, may not be honest.  This forces me to ask the question, do politicians ever lie? Do some politicians actually take bribes??? Is the media ever biased? What can […]

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Randy Boyd will be in Jackson tomorrow at the Old Country Store

on October 18, 2017, 9:51 AM / in Announcements

RANDY BOYD WILL BE HOSTING A MEET AND GREET AT THE OLD COUNTRY STORE AT CASEY’S VILLAGE IN JACKSON, TN. INFORMATION FOR THE VISIT IS AS FOLLOWS: PLACE:  OLD COUNTRY STORE DATE:  OCTOBER 19, 2017 TIME:  9:00 am – 10:00 am

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PUMPKIN CARVING TIPS AND TRICKS

on October 18, 2017, 9:49 AM / in Food

Whether this is your first attempt at carving a pumpkin or your hundredth, there are many imaginative ways to create something special. In this video our friends at The Farmers Almanac provide a step-by-step demonstration of how to carve a pumpkin. One reason pumpkin carving is so popular is because it’s really fun to do, especially with your children or grandchildren. […]

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China launches week-long, twice-a-decade Communist Party Congress

on October 18, 2017, 9:45 AM / in International News

Chinese President Xi Jinping pledged to build a “modern socialist country” in remarks opening the twice-a-decade Communist Party Congress on Wednesday. Xi indicated there were no plans for reform, and that China would continue to be ruled by the party but open to the world in what he repeatedly described as a “new era.” He emphasized that progress would hinge […]

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U.S.-backed rebels say they have taken control of Raqqa from ISIS

U.S.-backed rebels say they have taken control of Raqqa from ISIS

on October 18, 2017, 9:43 AM / in International News

U.S.-backed Syrian rebels said Tuesday that they had seized control of the Syrian city of Raqqa, long the de facto capital of the Islamic State. The news marked a major setback for ISIS, although Col. Ryan S. Dillon, a spokesman for the U.S. military in Baghdad, cautioned that pockets of the city were still controlled by ISIS fighters, and that […]

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Dow briefly rises over 23,000 for first time

Dow briefly rises over 23,000 for first time

on October 18, 2017, 9:42 AM / in International News, National News

The Dow Jones Industrial Average pierced the 23,000 mark for the first time on Tuesday, before edging back and closing just below it. The Dow got a lift from strong earnings from UnitedHealth and Johnson & Johnson that sent their stocks surging. The blue-chip index has gained 2.6 percent this month and logged three previous 1,000-point milestones already in 2017. […]

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The judgmental Nun…

The judgmental Nun…

on October 18, 2017, 9:37 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Editor’s Note: If you have a Catholic upbringing, don’t be offended, we all know we drink A man was in New York on a business trip and decided to head to a bar for a drink. Standing outside the bar was a nun holding a tin cup. As the man threw a few bucks into her cup the nun launched […]

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In Austria, Voters Choose “Right-Wing Populism”

In Austria, Voters Choose “Right-Wing Populism”

on October 18, 2017, 7:49 AM / in International News, Opinion

In an Austrian election that has sparked unprecedented global interest, a 31-year-old politician widely described by the establishment media as an “anti-immigration” conservative is set to become the world’s youngest leader after his party dominated at the polls. Riding a wave of populist fervor amid a continental uprising against the establishment — and its deeply unpopular open-borders policies in particular — Sebastian […]

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The uses and abuses of hate

The uses and abuses of hate

on October 18, 2017, 7:46 AM / in Opinion

Falsely accusing opponents with hate is a devilish tool of the anti-Christian crew. Given its prominence in current public discourse, one would think that hate, not love, is a many-splendored thing. The perfectly good word, which oozes out of every media pore, is now so overused that it means next to nothing. Every time you turn around, someone is accused […]

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What we happen to be reading this morning about HealthCare… No need to sale those Health Care Stocks….. They are still good

on October 18, 2017, 7:41 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

Top U.S. health insurer to look at Trump ObamaCare alternatives (Bloomberg) UnitedHealth Group Inc., the U.S.’s biggest health insurer, said it’s excited about the the chance to sell health plans President Donald Trump is promoting as alternatives to Obamacare. Last week, Trump signed an executive order promoting short-term health insurance plans, “association health plans” for business owners who could band together, and […]

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GOP senators seek to repeal ObamaCare’s insurance mandate

GOP senators seek to repeal ObamaCare’s insurance mandate

on October 18, 2017, 7:30 AM / in National News

Legislation introduced by two GOP senators would exempt certain people from ObamaCare’s requirement that everyone must purchase health insurance or pay a fine. Sens. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) and Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) called the law’s individual mandate “cruel” and said they want to exempt working class Americans from the requirement. The legislation would exempt anyone who earns less than the national median household income; lives […]

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And the Left Wants Another Option, “A Public Option”

And the Left Wants Another Option, “A Public Option”

on October 18, 2017, 7:26 AM / in National News

Sens. Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Tim Kaine (D-Va.) on Tuesday introduced a bill to add a government-run “public option” plan to ObamaCare, modeled on Medicare. The plan, part of a long-running debate in the Democratic Party about how far to go in expanding government-run health insurance, would move ObamaCare to the left but does not go as far as Sen. Bernie Sanders’s (I-Vt.) “Medicare for all” […]

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The Senate is Rounding up the Mules…. this one from the House

on October 18, 2017, 7:23 AM / in National News

The chairman of the powerful House Freedom Caucus said more work needs to be done to get conservatives to support a bipartisan Senate deal to extend critical ObamaCare payments to insurers, but he called it a starting point. “There are elements in the Alexander-Murray plan that we can build on, but much more work needs to be done,” Rep. Mark […]

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One Campaign Pledge We Could Do Without….

on October 18, 2017, 7:09 AM / in National News

President Trump on Tuesday appeared to signal support for a bipartisan deal to help stabilize ObamaCare.  Trump called the proposal “a short-term solution so that we don’t have this very dangerous little period” for insurance companies. The president spoke minutes after Senate Health Committee Chairman Lama Alexander (R-Tenn.) announced he and ranking member Patty Murray (D-Wash.) had reached an agreement to aid insurers. “They are working […]

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Alexander and Murray reach Deal to Move Funding to Insurers

Alexander and Murray reach Deal to Move Funding to Insurers

on October 18, 2017, 7:03 AM / in National News

Theft at the highest level Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) said Tuesday that he and Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) have reached a bipartisan deal that would extend payments to insurers under ObamaCare that President Trump said he was ending last week. The deal would extend the payments to insurers for two years and give states more flexibility to change ObamaCare rules. The negotiations had been […]

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Project to Save Our Youth Through Education

Project to Save Our Youth Through Education

on October 18, 2017, 6:54 AM / in Announcements, Opinion

We are told by Larry Arnn, the President of Hillsdale College, that American education is in a serious crisis. Of course it is not news that many public schools across our nation fail to teach young Americans the fundamentals of American civics—history, government, and economics. It should not be surprising that reading levels have decreased year after year or that […]

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Russian Infiltration Scandal Breaks…Hillary, Holder Approved…FBI, DOJ Buried

on October 18, 2017, 6:23 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

BY KIM SMITH   |    Conservative Tribune  It turns out there may be some truth to the Russia collusion story, but it happened on former President Barack Obama’s watch, and it has former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s fingerprints all over it. According to a report Tuesday in The Hill, a controversial Obama administration decision in 2010 to approve a deal that gave […]

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Local Book Signing October 24th 2017

on October 18, 2017, 6:11 AM / in Announcements
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October 18th in History

October 18th in History

on October 18, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

October 18 is the 291st day of the year (292nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 74 days remaining until the end of the year. This is Necktie Day (Croatia) Other Holidays Alaska Day (Alaska) Christian feast day: Justus of Beauvais Luke the Evangelist October 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Independence Day (Azerbaijan), celebrates the independence of (Azerbaijan) […]

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