Archive for December 19th, 2017

Who Wants War with Iran — and Why?

Who Wants War with Iran — and Why?

on December 19, 2017, 8:47 AM / in Opinion

In the run-up to Christmas, President Donald Trump has been the beneficiary of some surprisingly good news and glad tidings. Sunday, Vladimir Putin called to thank him and the CIA for providing Russia critical information that helped abort an ISIS plot to massacre visitors to Kazan Cathedral in St. Petersburg. Monday found polls showing Trump at his highest in months. […]

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THIS Gave Soldiers & Kids Cancer and Scientists KNEW It!

THIS Gave Soldiers & Kids Cancer and Scientists KNEW It!

on December 19, 2017, 8:45 AM / in Opinion

I was exposed to the truth about vaccines back in the early 90s and, pardon the pun, it made me sick.  If people knew the history of vaccines (look up the story of Edward Jenner – it’s all based on bad science), most people wouldn’t get them.  Many pediatricians won’t vaccinate their own children.  If getting your children immunized (bit […]

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golf on Christmas

golf on Christmas

on December 19, 2017, 8:42 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Four old-timers were playing their weekly game of golf, and one remarked how nice it would be to wake up on Christmas morning, roll out of bed and without an argument, go directly to the golf course, meet his buddies and play a round. His buddies all chimed in and said, “Let’s do it! We’ll make it a priority, figure […]

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Homeschoolers Debate Federal Involvement in Cruz Tax Bill Amendment

Homeschoolers Debate Federal Involvement in Cruz Tax Bill Amendment

on December 19, 2017, 8:38 AM / in National News, Opinion

Homeschoolers in the United States are debating whether an amendment to the GOP tax reform bill – that would expand 529 College Savings Plans to allow use of tax-exempt funds to pay for homeschooling expenses – will put homeschoolers at risk of federal oversight. The Senate’s tax reform bill includes an amendment offered by Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz that […]

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Senate panel investigating Jill Stein for possible Russia collusion

Senate panel investigating Jill Stein for possible Russia collusion

on December 19, 2017, 8:32 AM / in National News

The Senate Intelligence Committee is investigating Jill Stein’s Green Party presidential campaign for possible collusion in Russia’s effort to influence last year’s election. Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr (R-N.C.) said his panel has “two other campaigns that we’re just starting on,” in addition to its ongoing look at ties between the Trump administration and the Kremlin. Stein attended a […]

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Trump judicial nominee withdraws after video of harsh questioning

on December 19, 2017, 8:30 AM / in National News

The White House said Monday that Matthew Spencer Petersen, one of President Trump’s judicial nominees, has withdrawn from consideration after enduring brutal questioning by Republican Sen. John Kennedy (La.) during his confirmation hearing last week. Asked highly specific questions about his experience, Petersen struggled to answer basic legal questions. He had been nominated to be a district judge for the […]

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Trump unveils security strategy presenting China and Russia as rivals

on December 19, 2017, 8:28 AM / in International News, National News

President Trump unveiled a new national security strategy on Monday, presenting China and Russia as rivals seeking to “challenge American power, influence, and interests, [and] attempting to erode American security and prosperity.” Trump’s policy statement additionally reflects the America First themes of his campaign, reversing Obama-era warnings about climate change, and emphasizing the economic implications of U.S. foreign policy. In […]

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Appeals judge announces retirement after allegations of sexual misconduct

Appeals judge announces retirement after allegations of sexual misconduct

on December 19, 2017, 8:26 AM / in National News, State News

Prominent federal appeals court Judge Alex Kozinski announced Monday that he was retiring because he could not be “an effective judge” while facing more than a dozen allegations of sexual misconduct. Kozinski, a conservative Reagan appointee, was accused of showing clerks pornography and improperly touching women. He also allegedly kept a chart detailing his college sexual partners. Two of his […]

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Puerto Rico to reassess Hurricane Maria death toll

Puerto Rico to reassess Hurricane Maria death toll

on December 19, 2017, 8:23 AM / in National News, State News

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló on Monday ordered a review of all deaths on the island since Hurricane Maria as evidence mounts suggesting authorities undercounted the number of people who have died due to the Sept. 20 storm. Maria knocked out power to the entire island, leaving hospitals and clinics without electricity. Parts of the U.S. Caribbean territory are still […]

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3 die after speeding Amtrak train derails in Washington state

3 die after speeding Amtrak train derails in Washington state

on December 19, 2017, 8:21 AM / in National News, State News

An Amtrak train on Monday jump off tracks south of Tacoma, Washington, sending several cars off an overpass onto a highway below, and killing at least three people. The National Transportation Safety Board said the train was going 80 mph in a 30 mph zone. It was making its first run on a new high-speed route between Seattle and Portland. […]

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WASHINGTON TRAIN DERAILMENT TERROR ATTACK?

on December 19, 2017, 8:19 AM / in Opinion

Preliminary reports on the Amtrak Train derailment suggest a possible terror attack. The initial reports are that the train, “hit something”, causing the derailment just as the train was about to cross a bridge over Hwy 5.  There are many numerous injuries and probable deaths. This incident comes after recent intelligence sources reported an interest by Islamic terrorists in attacking […]

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Impeachment looms over Dem choice on Judiciary

Impeachment looms over Dem choice on Judiciary

on December 19, 2017, 8:16 AM / in National News

BY MIKE LILLIS   |   The Hill The Democratic battle to replace John Conyers Jr. (D-Mich.) atop the House Judiciary Committee will be settled this week, a contest hinging on factors of seniority and gender as much as policy. Both Reps. Jerrold Nadler (N.Y.) and Zoe Lofgren (Calif.), the leading candidates to replace Conyers as the committee’s top Democrat, are veteran lawmakers from powerhouse states with […]

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The Greatest gift I send to you

on December 19, 2017, 8:13 AM / in Religion

I am guessing that most of you are rushing around – buying presents – finding THAT SPECIAL GIFT for a loved one – decorating your houses – wrapping presents – filling the air with sweet smells of baking things – singing Christmas songs like Jingle bells and Here comes Santa Clause….  and a few of you are even thinking of […]

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12 Days of Christmas

on December 19, 2017, 8:12 AM / in Bedtime Stories



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REPORT: Fed Agency Committed ‘Militaristic’ Operation Against Nevada Rancher

REPORT: Fed Agency Committed ‘Militaristic’ Operation Against Nevada Rancher

on December 19, 2017, 8:10 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Tim Pierce   |   The Daily Caller An investigation into the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) handling of the 2014 Nevada standoff with rancher Cliven Bundy revealed “incredible bias,” widespread misconduct and likely illegal actions by the BLM. Prosecutors shared the report with the Bundys’ defense attorneys, prompting a petition to Judge Gloria Navarro for a mistrial, or for the case to […]

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The Covenant of Aliens Gave Us ‘Alien: Covenant’

The Covenant of Aliens Gave Us ‘Alien: Covenant’

on December 19, 2017, 8:03 AM / in Opinion

by Ehud Would   |   Faith & Heritage “Those who tell the stories rule society.” ~Plato St. Paul did not ignore the work of heathen poets, but rather treated them as a field of spiritual combat. For even narratives are not idle things, but animated and dictated entirely by worldview. Living as we do today in an age of crafted propaganda and scientific […]

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Steve Gill Commentary: T.E.A. Sticking It to Teachers and Taxpayers with Needless Lawsuits

Steve Gill Commentary: T.E.A. Sticking It to Teachers and Taxpayers with Needless Lawsuits

on December 19, 2017, 7:50 AM / in Opinion

By Steve Gill  |   The Tennessee Star The Tennessee Education Association (TEA) often touts their legal prowess in order to justify the annual dues they extract from their union membership. To prove their claim they seem intent on creating lots of litigation through misuse of the 2011 Professional Educators Collaborative Conferencing Act. That Act was intended in part to replace […]

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Madison County pays more items over budget in new sheriff training center construction

Madison County pays more items over budget in new sheriff training center construction

on December 19, 2017, 7:47 AM / in Local News

Story by Brandon Shields, USA TODAY NETWORK – Tennessee DENMARK – There were a few tense moments during Monday’s Madison County Commissioners meeting at the new training facility for the Madison County Sheriff’s Office. But budgets were approved as the calendar year winds down for 2017. Here are four things to know from the meeting: How much funding is necessary? The […]

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Mountaintop sculpture moving to more prominent Downtown spot as MLK50 gesture

Mountaintop sculpture moving to more prominent Downtown spot as MLK50 gesture

on December 19, 2017, 7:43 AM / in State News

Notice the difference between the two articles…. The one below and this one. Both involve statues and public locations, one praised, one not so much. The city plans to move The Mountaintop as part of its observance of the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s assassination. Chicago sculptor Richard Hunt’s sculpture, I Have Been to the Mountaintop, is slated to be […]

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Closing in on 2017…the news gets crazier by the day…is this what deep state in chaos looks like?

Closing in on 2017…the news gets crazier by the day…is this what deep state in chaos looks like?

on December 19, 2017, 7:34 AM / in Opinion

By the MidSouth Journal It’s been over a year, 7 millions dollars, the full force of deep state  powers, and the entire MSM empire against POTUS and they still…..got ….nothin…..I don’t even think Mueller’s team is investigating Russian collusion. You would think with all of the surveillance on Trump and anyone connected to him for almost two years would have […]

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