Archive for November 11th, 2017

But The Left Never Holds Its Own Side to the Standards You’d Hold Roy Moore To

But The Left Never Holds Its Own Side to the Standards You’d Hold Roy Moore To

on November 11, 2017, 8:13 AM / in Opinion, Religion

By Erick Erickson  |   The Resurgent Y’all, in addition to seeing friends circulating stuff that is undoubtedly of Russian origin to defend Roy Moore, I have had a cavalcade of friends (the ones who think I’m throwing Moore under the bus as opposed to the ones who think I am defending him) yelling at me telling me that by accepting […]

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His name is Burnie

on November 11, 2017, 8:07 AM / in Bedtime Stories

I got this email from one of “our boys” this morning and, with his permission, thought I would share it with you guys. His name is Burnie ,Mark, our foster son, said as he carried the scrawny three legged dog out the door to the car. We had allowed him to choose from a large selection of dogs and puppies […]

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The Week in Defense

on November 11, 2017, 7:31 AM / in National News

The annual defense policy bill is heading toward the finish line after House and Senate negotiators wrapped up talks and released the final version of the bill. The House Rules Committee is scheduled to meet Monday evening on the compromise National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) — meaning it could come to the floor later in the week. House and Senate negotiators agreed to […]

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An ICE Agent’s Quest for Justice

An ICE Agent’s Quest for Justice

on November 11, 2017, 7:17 AM / in National News, Opinion

BY MICHELLE MALKIN  “Betrayed.” Victor Avila is a survivor. Soft-spoken but iron-willed, he dedicated his life to law enforcement and to his country. Yet, the feds are now fighting tooth and nail to bury the full truth about the 2011 ambush by Los Zetas drug cartel thugs in Mexico that left him gravely wounded and his partner, special agent Jaime […]

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Donor Privacy and Ending IRS Abuse: A No-Brainer for Congressional Republicans

Donor Privacy and Ending IRS Abuse: A No-Brainer for Congressional Republicans

on November 11, 2017, 7:13 AM / in National News

BY TIMOTHY H. LEE  /  CFIF On both ends of Pennsylvania Avenue, Congressional Republicans and the Trump Administration are increasingly desperate to score a legislative victory and placate restive conservatives. Fortunately for them, there’s a quick and simple way to accomplish both. The proposal at issue is legislation to protect the privacy of donors to nonprofit organizations and prohibit future abuse […]

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The Common Thread to This Week’s Major News Stories

The Common Thread to This Week’s Major News Stories

on November 11, 2017, 6:54 AM / in Religion, State News

By David Fowler What a week!—the 100th anniversary of the Bolshevik Revolution, polls showing that millennials prefer communism to capitalism, murderous hatred displayed in a small Baptist church, and calls on the federal government for stricter gun control laws. There is a common thread here if we will but see it. The Bolshevik Revolution was a response to many social evils […]

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Calls For Gun Control Are Screams Of Terror By Communists

Calls For Gun Control Are Screams Of Terror By Communists

on November 11, 2017, 6:35 AM / in National News, Opinion

This article by Andrew Wallace is a MUST READ – each and every word of it.  I agree with all the Andrew has written and many of the points are identical to my own points made over the many years. I would hope that all would forward this column far and wide and if you have web site –  post […]

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11th hour of the 11TH DAY OF THE 11TH MONTH of 1918, World War I ended

11th hour of the 11TH DAY OF THE 11TH MONTH of 1918, World War I ended

on November 11, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

THE AMERICAN MINUTE The 11th hour of the 11TH DAY OF THE 11TH MONTH of 1918, World War I ended. Though the Armistice was signed at 5:00 AM, fighting continued till 11:00 AM, killing nearly 11,000 more men. In 1921, President Warren Harding had the remains of an unknown soldier killed in France buried in the Tomb of the Unknown […]

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November 11th in History

November 11th in History

on November 11, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

November 11 is the 315th day of the year (316th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 50 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian Feast Day: Bartholomew of Grottaferrata (Roman Catholic Church) Martin of Tours (Roman Catholic Church) St. Martin’s Day Menas Søren Kierkegaard (Lutheran Church) Theodore the Studite November 11 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) […]

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The Liberal Senator Alexander speaks up to USA Today and what do they get out of it, A plug for Bredesen

on November 11, 2017, 5:58 AM / in State News

Alexander talked with the USA TODAY NETWORK – Tennessee on Friday about health care, tax reform and politics in the Volunteer State. USA decided to Title the article Sen. Alexander: Phil Bredesen would make ‘formidable candidate’ in U.S. Senate race U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander said Friday that Phil Bredesen would be a “formidable candidate” if the former Democratic governor decides to […]

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