Archive for October 25th, 2017

2 people shot dead at Louisiana’s Grambling State University, suspect sought

on October 25, 2017, 8:19 AM / in State News

Police are hunting for the person who shot and killed a student and another man early Wednesday morning at Louisiana’s Grambling State University, officials said. Lincoln Parish police received 911 calls just after midnight about the shooting, which occurred nearly 37 miles west of Monroe, sheriff’s spokesman Stephen Williams said. The suspect fled the scene, spurring a manhunt that prompted […]

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One professor finally owns up to why liberals want to abolish school math

One professor finally owns up to why liberals want to abolish school math

on October 25, 2017, 8:15 AM / in National News

By Ben Bowles  |   Liberty Unyielding Arguments against the teaching of math in school are not new, though opponents up until recently have been shy about their reasons for wanting to eliminate this valuable area of knowledge. In 2016, Andrew Hacker, an emeritus political science professor at New York’s Queens College, told the Associated Press that “one out of 5 young Americans does not graduate […]

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Clinton, DNC lawyer helped fund Trump-Russia dossier research

Clinton, DNC lawyer helped fund Trump-Russia dossier research

on October 25, 2017, 8:08 AM / in National News

The Web We Weave Hillary Clinton’s campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped fund the opposition research that produced a controversial dossier on President Trump’s alleged ties to Russia, The Associated Press and The Washington Post reported Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter. The research firm Fusion GPS started compiling the dossier for a Republican client during the primaries, […]

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50 kids per week referred to sex UK change clinics. Experts point at parents for upward trend.

50 kids per week referred to sex UK change clinics. Experts point at parents for upward trend.

on October 25, 2017, 8:05 AM / in International News

A United Kingdom news organization, Mirror Online, reported Sunday that 50 children per week in Britain are visiting sex change clinics. What did the report say? The Mirror published information by some experts who said that the number of referrals to sex change clinics is on the rise due to “the growing acceptance of gender issues.” Children as young as 4 years old are […]

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News From Real Clear Politics

News From Real Clear Politics

on October 25, 2017, 8:03 AM / in National News

Can Non-Trump Republicans Spark a Multi-Party System? Caitlin Huey-Burns explores potential fallout from the uprising among GOP critics of the president. Flake Retirement Scrambles Arizona Senate Race. James Arkin looks at the implications of Flake’s decision not to run for re-election, and his scathing attack on the leadership of President Trump. Brady: Odds ‘Very Good’ for Tax Reform by Year’s […]

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Billy Buck

on October 25, 2017, 8:01 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Wednesday, October 25, 2017. Well, that was a watchable World Series opener, wasn’t it? It took less than two-and-a-half hours to play, which is what you get when you combine new-school advanced metrics (like trying to hit the ball in the air and throwing plenty of breaking balls) with old-school talent (two dominant aces on the mound […]

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NAACP Attacking Jerry Jones Confirms Betrayal Of Its People

NAACP Attacking Jerry Jones Confirms Betrayal Of Its People

on October 25, 2017, 7:51 AM / in Opinion

As a black proud American, I was repulsed learning that the NAACP sent out a press release accusing Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones of violating his players free speech rights. In a nutshell, Jones told his employees, if you don’t stand for our national anthem, your derriere will ride the bench  I say, “Right on bro, it’s about time!” The NAACP is […]

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A passenger was killed by a falling rock, and five teens are now charged with murder

A passenger was killed by a falling rock, and five teens are now charged with murder

on October 25, 2017, 7:46 AM / in State News

From the Washington Post Kenneth Andrew White was riding in the passenger seat of a van on Interstate 75 outside Flint, Mich., last Wednesday when a six-pound rock sliced through the windshield, striking him in the chest and head, police said. The 32-year-old construction worker was pronounced dead at a hospital. “He was a good man and a good father,” Amiee Cagle, […]

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Senator Jeff Flake announces retirement from Senate floor

on October 25, 2017, 7:37 AM / in National News, State News

Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) on Tuesday announced his retirement in remarks critical of President Trump on the Senate floor. “It is clear at this moment that a traditional conservative who believes in limited government and free markets … has a narrower and narrower path to nomination in the Republican Party,” Flake said. “It’s also clear to me for the moment that we have given […]

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Gowdy Launches Investigation Into Obama DOJ’s Handling of Hillary Email Scandal

on October 25, 2017, 7:31 AM / in National News

Congressmen Trey Gowdy and Bob Goodlatte have announced a joint investigation into the Obama DOJ’s handling of the Hillary Clinton email scandal. Gowdy, the House Oversight Committee Chairman and Goodlatte, House Judiciary Committee Chairman, issued a statement saying their respective committees would join efforts in investigating decisions made by the FBI during their review of the Clinton case. In doing so, they […]

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Florida Democratic Rep. Frederica Wilson Owes the American People an Apology

Florida Democratic Rep. Frederica Wilson Owes the American People an Apology

on October 25, 2017, 7:25 AM / in National News, Opinion

Florida Democratic Congressman Frederica Wilson (shown) claimed that President Donald Trump’s call to the widow of an American serviceman living in her district was “horrible” and “insensitive.” She claimed President Trump told the widow that the soldier “knew what he signed up for,” as if he were somehow responsible for his own death. She later added that the president couldn’t […]

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Democrat Party Donations Falling Behind

Democrat Party Donations Falling Behind

on October 25, 2017, 7:22 AM / in National News

Rich liberal Democrat donors aren’t donating, wrote Politico’s Gabriel Debenedetti while attending the Democratic National Committee’s (DNC) fall meeting in Las Vegas this week. It’s reflected in the numbers: At the end of September, the DNC had just $7 million in its checking account, while the Republican National Committee (RNC) is sitting on $44 million. Since January, the RNC has raised more than $104 […]

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Corker in twilight

Corker in twilight

on October 25, 2017, 7:11 AM / in Opinion, State News

Rocky Top Politics With anonymity and irrelevance quickly approaching the retiring junior senator from Tennessee, Bob Corker has created a new career path for his political dotage – click-bait for the liberal news media (see “Brokeback Bob“). For years, Corker has tried to portray himself as a solid conservative.  That began to unravel in 2015 when he played a key […]

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25 Not Salon Approved Conservatives Worth Following on Twitter Who Are The Kinetic Energy of the New Right

25 Not Salon Approved Conservatives Worth Following on Twitter Who Are The Kinetic Energy of the New Right

on October 25, 2017, 6:56 AM / in National News

“The far left site Salon recently published a list of 25 conservatives who are #SalonApproved but are basically a list of cuckservatives and absolutely NO ONE with a brain should be following. Legal Insurrection published a response to this humorous list with their own list of 25 Not Salon-Approved Conservatives Worth Following on Twitter and while they aren’t telling me to follow Ben Howe […]

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God’s Shadow

on October 25, 2017, 6:35 AM / in Religion

“Thus says the LORD to his anointed, to Cyrus, whose right hand I have held, to subdue nations before him; and I will loose the armor of kings, (Isa 45:1) “ promises Cyrus that He will loose the armor of kings. It means He will enfeeble them. It was not without precedent. In Numbers 14, Joshua and Caleb having returned […]

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What we were talking about 10 years ago….

on October 25, 2017, 6:16 AM / in History, Opinion

CompeteAmerica is busy planting idiotorials again but this time it’s in college newspapers. The Yale article is listed on the CompeteAmerika website (mispelling intentional). The Harvard idiotorial isn’t listed on CompeteAmerica but it’s highly unlikely that both of them came out about the same time with such similar content. For the most part these two op-eds are sob stories about […]

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What Are You Living For?

What Are You Living For?

on October 25, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. —2 Timothy 4:7 Many people living in their twilight years suddenly realize how empty and pointless their lives have been. They’ve made some successful business deals and had some fun, but in terms of satisfying friendships or lasting accomplishments, their lives have been zero. […]

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October 25th in History

October 25th in History

on October 25, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

October 25 is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 67 days remaining until the end of the year. 59 days of Christmas shopping left! Holidays Armed Forces Day (Romania) Christian feast day: Blessed Carlo Gnocchi Blessed Thaddeus McCarthy Crysanthus and Daria (Western Christianity) Crispin and Crispinian Forty Martyrs of England […]

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Can Man Be Good Without God

Can Man Be Good Without God

on October 25, 2017, 6:00 AM / in People, Religion

Atheists can be good, but people who believe in God are more likely to value being good, one study showed. I can’t believe I just said that. Nor do I understand why anyone would do a survey to prove the obvious but sociologist and pollster Reginald Bibby of the University of Lethbridge in Alberta, Canada, addressed the question “Do people need […]

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Godfather of Neoconservatism

Godfather of Neoconservatism

on October 25, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

The man who accepted the label “godfather of neoconservatism” was Irving Kristol. In his 1995 book Neoconservatism: The Autobiography of an Idea, he wrote that the “small but talented group” of which he was a part “accepted the New Deal in principle and had little affection for the kind of isolationism that then permeated American conservatism.” There you have a […]

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