Archive for October 28th, 2017

Hey, Did you hear about Bergdahl?

Hey, Did you hear about Bergdahl?

on October 28, 2017, 8:02 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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Freeze Warning until 10:00AM Sunday

on October 28, 2017, 7:56 AM / in Announcements

Widespread freezing temperatures expected across the Mid-South tonight… …FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 10 AM CDT SUNDAY… The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a Freeze Warning, which is in effect from 1 AM to 10 AM CDT Sunday. * TEMPERATURE…28 to 32 degrees. * TIMING…From 1 AM to 10 AM Sunday morning. * IMPACTS…These temperatures […]

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500 most, least ‘LGBTQ-inclusive’ U.S. cities are …

500 most, least ‘LGBTQ-inclusive’ U.S. cities are …

on October 28, 2017, 7:22 AM / in National News, Opinion

This entire month I have been subjected to the continuous commercials about October being LGBTQ month and the ‘ICONS’ of the LGBTQ movement.  What I have noticed is that not one of those ‘ICONS’ of the LGBTQ movement makes any mention or shows any graphic of the real ‘ICON” – Sodom & Gomorrah – or the hail and brimstone that […]

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The Reformation and the Heresy of White Lives Matter

The Reformation and the Heresy of White Lives Matter

on October 28, 2017, 7:17 AM / in Opinion, Religion

by David Fowler   |   FACT I’ve been reading about the Reformation lately because next Tuesday marks the date 500 years ago when Martin Luther posted his Ninety-Five Theses on the door of the Wittenberg church, and I couldn’t help but think of a striking connection between a fundamental error of the White Lives Matter movement coming to Tennessee this weekend and […]

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Notes from my chat with Ted Cruz …

Notes from my chat with Ted Cruz …

on October 28, 2017, 7:13 AM / in Announcements, National News, Opinion

Democrats: All Bark, No Bite? I spoke with pro-gun Senator Ted Cruz over the weekend. He told me that he and other pro-gun Senators, like Mike Lee of Utah, were expecting Democrats to offer anti-gun amendments to the budget bill. But they were flabbergasted when the gun grabbers in the Senate refrained from doing so. I told him that this didn’t […]

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Status Quo Blues by Victor Davis Hanson

on October 28, 2017, 7:06 AM / in Opinion

After reading Kelleigh’s article and then this one a thought hit my head of the similarities between these spoiled brat NFL players, owners, who make their living off the very people they are insulting and how it matches, hand in glove, with the SWAMP creatures of WDC and its’ tributaries across America.  The Dems and The RINO’s are the kneelers […]

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Missouri College Requires Patriotism Class For Freshmen

on October 28, 2017, 7:04 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

By Rusty | Featured Contributor |  The Political Insider Should patriotism in college be mandatory? A private Evangelical Christian college in Missouri has answered that question – Yes! The College of the Ozarks, a liberal arts college in Point Lookout, has introduced a military science class seeking to educate students on such things as modern military customs, U.S. politics, and flag protocol. Taking a […]

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Congress Poised to Bailout Insurers, Fleece Taxpayers

Congress Poised to Bailout Insurers, Fleece Taxpayers

on October 28, 2017, 6:56 AM / in National News, Opinion

BY BETSY MCCAUGHEY Democrats and some Republicans in Congress are pushing for a $10 billion a year payout to insurance companies that sell Obamacare plans. President Trump calls it “bailing out” the insurance industry. Truer words were never spoken. The politicians backing this sweetheart deal claim it will protect consumers. Don’t fall for it. The money will go straight to […]

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Feds Apologize, Will Pay ‘Generous’ Settlement to Tea Party Groups for Illegal Targeting

on October 28, 2017, 6:53 AM / in National News

By Andrew Kerr   |   Western Journalism The IRS on Thursday settled two lawsuits alleging the agency illegally targeted conservative groups under the Obama administration. One of the settlements stipulated the IRS issue a formal apology for illegally singling out conservative and tea party groups due to their political beliefs dating back to 2013. The other settlement, a class-action lawsuit brought by […]

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McConnell allies declare open warfare on Bannon

McConnell allies declare open warfare on Bannon

on October 28, 2017, 6:51 AM / in National News

David Weigel, Michael Scherer and Robert Costa  |  Washington Post Allies of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell declared open warfare on Wednesday against Stephen K. Bannon, the former White House chief strategist and leader of an insurrection aimed at defeating mainstream Republican candidates in next year’s midterm elections. More than a year ahead of the 2018 congressional contests, a ­super PAC […]

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McConnell Advances Six Judicial Nominees, Base and Republicans Push for More

McConnell Advances Six Judicial Nominees, Base and Republicans Push for More

on October 28, 2017, 6:42 AM / in National News

This is a *start* but McConnell needs to wake up and DO HIS JOB and push all the other names he has allowed to SIT and prevent Constitutional LAW from being carried out instead of the FAUX judges now occupying far too many courtrooms – especially in the 9th. Draining the Swamp starts on your ballot with YOUR VOTE –  […]

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Ralph Peters: Bergdahl sentencing isn’t about him — It’s about setting an example for any future traitors

Ralph Peters: Bergdahl sentencing isn’t about him — It’s about setting an example for any future traitors

on October 28, 2017, 6:39 AM / in Opinion

The sentence the military judge will impose on Tali-Bowe Bergdahl isn’t about one self-centered deserter. It’s about our national defense. The judge’s decision will decide the state of discipline on battlefields for decades to come. Bergdahl has been charged with desertion and misbehavior before the enemy. He has pleaded guilty to both charges. There are no mitigating circumstances. He must […]

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St. Elmo

St. Elmo

on October 28, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

St. Elmo is a 1914 American silent drama film produced by the Balboa Amusement Producing Company and distributed by William Fox‘s Box Office Attractions Company. It was the first feature-length film adaptation of Augusta Jane Evans‘s 1866 novel of the same name. The story follows the life of the title character (played by William Jossey), who kills his cousin (Francis […]

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The Frog’s “Blackboard”

The Frog’s “Blackboard”

on October 28, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Turn away my eyes from looking at worthless things, and revive me in Your way. —Psalm 119:37 As a young boy, one of my favorite pastimes was hunting frogs along the banks of a pond near our home. I was unaware of their unique visual powers that enabled them to elude me so easily. Later I learned that the frog’s […]

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“Perhaps Providence did prepare this American continent to be a place of the second chance” Franklin D. Roosevelt

“Perhaps Providence did prepare this American continent to be a place of the second chance” Franklin D. Roosevelt

on October 28, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World was dedicated OCTOBER 28, 1886. The 450,000 lbs statue, standing 305 feet above the pedestal base, was gift from France. Built by Gustave Eiffel, builder of the Eiffel Tower, it was designed by Auguste Bartholdi, who wrote: “The statue was born for this place which inspired its conception. May God be pleased to […]

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October 28th in History

October 28th in History

on October 28, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

October 28 is the 301st day of the year (302nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 64 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Abdias of Babylon Abgar V of Edessa (Eastern Orthodox Church) Eadsige Faro Fidelis of Como (Roman Catholic Church) Godwin of Stavelot Job of Pochayiv (repose) (Eastern Orthodox Church) […]

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Eminent Domain

Eminent Domain

on October 28, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History, National News

Eminent domain was a hot topic in Tennessee General Assembly several years ago. In 2006 I had reported that there were several bills introduced to limit the governments right to exercise its eminent domain powers. Well to be exact there were 59 bills  (type eminent domain in the query area) introduced in both the Tennessee state House and Senate according to the […]

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