Archive for December 16th, 2017

Will Tennessee Judge Be Crazy Like a (Judge) Fox?

Will Tennessee Judge Be Crazy Like a (Judge) Fox?

on December 16, 2017, 8:41 AM / in Opinion, State News

by David Fowler  |  FACT The phrase “crazy like a fox” was popularized by humorist S.J. Perelman’s 1944 book by the same name. It describes a person who looks foolish but is actually very smart or clever. Last Friday, a lot of people may have thought Arkansas Circuit Court Judge Tim Fox looked foolish when he enjoined Arkansas from issuing birth […]

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Franklin Graham spoke Bible-truth about LGBT. Now the UK wants to ban him for ‘hate speech’

Franklin Graham spoke Bible-truth about LGBT. Now the UK wants to ban him for ‘hate speech’

on December 16, 2017, 8:26 AM / in International News, National News

By Dorothy Cummings McLean LONDON, England, (LifeSiteNews) – British parliamentarians along with over 6,000 people have signed an online petition to ban world-famous American evangelist Franklin Graham from entry into the country because they say he has used “hate speech” against “Muslims and LGBT people.” Graham is scheduled to speak in the U.K., in Blackpool, Sept. 2018. The evangelist has […]

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America UnMoored: Roy Moore and the Battle for the Soul of America

America UnMoored: Roy Moore and the Battle for the Soul of America

on December 16, 2017, 8:18 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Ehud Would  |   Faith and Heritage The initial tally is concluded and according to the figures at hand, Blacks voted in near unanimity (96%) against the Christian candidate Roy Moore and for Doug Jones, who can only be called a secular satanist. Rather than acknowledge this as conclusive evidence of the apostasy of the Black church, and a profound occasion […]

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The New York Times Forfeited Its Right To Call Out Whataboutism & Bias

The New York Times Forfeited Its Right To Call Out Whataboutism & Bias

on December 16, 2017, 8:12 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Steve Berman   |   The Resurgent This is an actual story in the New York Times. David Leonhardt and three others claimed that President Trump, in his first 10 months in office, has lied six times more than Obama did in his entire eight years. After we published a list of Trump’s lies this summer, some of his supporters asked us to […]

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FLOODGATES OPEN: Congress ‘To Be Rocked’ In Next 72 Hours; Over A Dozen Resignations Coming, Says Reporter

on December 16, 2017, 8:07 AM / in National News, Opinion

By RYAN SAAVEDRA  |   The Daily Wire An investigative reporter with The Daily Caller News Foundation (DCNF) announced on Friday that Congress’ human resources scandal is about to break wide-open and predicted that over a dozen members of the House of Representatives will resign. DCNF reporter Luke Rosiak tweeted on Friday: “Congress’ human resources scandal is just getting started. I anticipate […]

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About Our Epidemic of Sexual Aggression

About Our Epidemic of Sexual Aggression

on December 16, 2017, 8:01 AM / in Opinion

By Rick Fitzgibbons, M.D.  The current revelations of an epidemic of sexually aggressive behaviors (SAB) against women, particularly by men in the media over many decades, has led to calls to address this highly prevalent “disease” in our culture. Peggy Noonan, however, has boldly identified its spiritual origins in the Wall Street Journal:  An aging Catholic priest suggested to a friend that all […]

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GIANNO CALDWELL BLASTS CHICAGO MAYOR: ‘BLACK LIVES DON’T MATTER TO HIM, BLACK VOTES DO’

GIANNO CALDWELL BLASTS CHICAGO MAYOR: ‘BLACK LIVES DON’T MATTER TO HIM, BLACK VOTES DO’

on December 16, 2017, 7:55 AM / in News

By  KEELY SHARP  |    Godfather Politics What do Democrats care about? They preach that they about black lives and how “black lives matter.” This is true. Black lives do matter, as all lives matter. However, Democrats do not care about their lives as much as they care about their votes. If they cared about black lives, they would work to […]

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Rush: Investigator Gen. Prepping “Dynamite” Report, Will Blow Mueller to Smithereens

on December 16, 2017, 7:47 AM / in National News, Opinion

BY BEN MARQUIS   |    Conservative Tribune The incredibly biased and highly politicized nature within the supposedly impartial Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation and Special Counsel investigation has become increasingly clear in recent weeks. On his Wednesday program, conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh discussed the possibility that the information uncovering bias so far has been selectively released from an impending “dynamite” […]

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Judge Finds New Orleans Debtors’ Prison Unconstitutional

on December 16, 2017, 7:42 AM / in National News, State News

By SABRINA CANFIELD  /  CourtNews NEW ORLEANS (CN) — By charging poor prisoners fees they are unable to pay and relying on those fees to fund the court and pay salaries, Orleans Parish Criminal District Court is violating the Constitution, a federal judge ruled this week. Criminal court judges do not even look into whether people facing criminal convictions can pay fees: evidence […]

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GOP senator obtains draft FBI statement on Clinton email investigation (Edits reportedly were done by an openly pro-Hillary FBI agent)

on December 16, 2017, 7:39 AM / in National News, Opinion

This is a very important development and we hope to see the unedited version of the letter shortly. This letter was reportedly edited by an FBI agent who was openly anti-Trump and openly pro-Hillary Clinton. The same agent also lead the interview with General Flynn. Of particular issue is that with regard to the Clinton email probe the words “grossly […]

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It’s a war on the Constitution, not on Christmas

It’s a war on the Constitution, not on Christmas

on December 16, 2017, 7:20 AM / in Opinion, Religion

By Peter Heck   /   http://www.peterheck.com The ACLU can’t destroy the divinity of Christ with their insolence, but they can destroy our Constitution with their ignorance – if we allow it. One of the most bizarre traditions of the holiday season for me is to watch those who assail the purpose and meaning of Christmas become apoplectic when someone weary […]

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Brent Bozell: Showtime vs. Christianity

Brent Bozell: Showtime vs. Christianity

on December 16, 2017, 7:09 AM / in Opinion

By L. Brent Bozell III and Tim Graham  |   CNS News The Golden Globe Awards nominations have been announced, and once again, the Hollywood judges really know how to find the worst junk to honor. Two nominations went to stay-classy Showtime’s program called “SMILF,” which stands for “Single Mother I’d Like to F—.” The show’s lead actress is also its creator and executive […]

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Final Tax Bill Released, Vote Scheduled For Next Week

on December 16, 2017, 7:01 AM / in National News

By JOHN SEXTON  |   Hot Air Allahpundit reported on the last-minute Rubio drama surrounding the tax bill earlier today. Now Republicans have settled on a final version of the bill which they believe will bring everyone on board for a vote next week. The House is expected to vote on the revised Bill Tuesday with the Senate following a day or two later. If […]

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We read all 279 pages of reports about grade changes in Memphis. Here are five big takeaways.

We read all 279 pages of reports about grade changes in Memphis. Here are five big takeaways.

on December 16, 2017, 6:57 AM / in State News

By Caroline Bauman, Laura Faith Kebede  |  Chalkbeat Reports detailing how grades were falsified at Trezevant High School have called into question whether grade changes happening at other Memphis high schools are legitimate. Shelby County Schools released the results last week of a six-month investigation into how grades are handled at all 41 high schools in Tennessee’s largest district. The probe launched after a […]

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New councilman excited about chance to make impact

New councilman excited about chance to make impact

on December 16, 2017, 6:52 AM / in Local News

By Omer Yusuf, USA TODAY NETWORK – Tennessee We hope for the best and expect the same as before. Newly appointed Jackson City Councilman Ross Priddy is excited about the opportunity to “roll his sleeves up” and create positive change in the city. “Jackson is definitely a place where you can help establish that, and kind of pave the way […]

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Bill filed to relocate Nathan Bedford Forrest bust from state capitol to Tennessee State Museum

Bill filed to relocate Nathan Bedford Forrest bust from state capitol to Tennessee State Museum

on December 16, 2017, 6:45 AM / in State News

The reinvention of Tennessee history is about to start and false racism is the key… Rep. Brenda Gilmore, D-Nashville, introduced legislation that would require the state Historical Commission to relocate the bust of Nathan Bedford Forrest from the inside the Capitol to the Tennessee State Museum. If the resolution passed the bust would be moved upon the completion of the new […]

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Sen. Bob Corker reverses course, will vote for Republican tax bill

Sen. Bob Corker reverses course, will vote for Republican tax bill

on December 16, 2017, 6:29 AM / in National News, State News

Jordan Buie, USA TODAY NETWORK – Tennessee No surprise here. This is a common tactic used by those looking for a little of bit publicity. He was going to vote for it anyway. There is no integrity here. Sen. Bob Corker announced Friday that he will support the GOP tax bill, a reversal for the lone Republican to vote against […]

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Christmas Quote for Today

Christmas Quote for Today

on December 16, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Christmas in Bethlehem. The ancient dream: a cold, clear night made brilliant by a glorious star, the smell of incense, shepherds and wise men falling to their knees in adoration of the sweet baby, the incarnation of perfect love. Lucinda Franks Lucinda Franks is a former staff writer for The New York Times, and she has written for The New […]

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The Gift Of Family

The Gift Of Family

on December 16, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Honor your father and your mother. —Exodus 20:12 Through her books and lectures, Edith Schaeffer has become much appreciated for her insights into the value of life’s ordinary days. When she and her husband Francis were first married, both sets of parents lived nearby. The newlyweds divided each Sunday afternoon and evening be-tween the Schaeffers and the Sevilles. After a […]

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December 16th in History

December 16th in History

on December 16, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

December 16 is the 350th day of the year (351st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 15 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian Feast Day: Adelaide of Italy Ralph Adams Cram, Richard Upjohn and John LaFarge (Episcopal Church (USA)) December 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) O Sapientia (Anglicanism) Day of Reconciliation, formerly celebrated as […]

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