Archive for January 17th, 2018

Stew Fundraiser

Stew Fundraiser

on January 17, 2018, 8:48 PM / in Announcements
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Vino Bravo

on January 17, 2018, 8:50 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Wednesday, January 17, 2018. Michelle Robinson, later to be Michelle Obama, came into the world on this day. That was in 1964, the same year sublime heavyweight boxing champion Cassius Clay announced that henceforth he’d be known as Muhammad Ali. “Cassius Clay is a slave name,” said the famous fighter who was also born on this day […]

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‘Kingdoms in Conflict’ in Tennessee’s Government

‘Kingdoms in Conflict’ in Tennessee’s Government

on January 17, 2018, 8:47 AM / in Announcements

The annual State Legislative Issues Briefing is about three weeks away. If you haven’t signed up to participate yet, now is a good time to do so! Do you understand the revolutionary “conflict” taking place between the “kingdoms” of the judicial, executive, and legislative branches in Tennessee state government? If not, then you don’t understand the transformation taking place in our very […]

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Meeting Community Standard? Facebook Sides With Pro-Homosexual Group That Wants To “Burn… Alive” Conservative Blogger

Meeting Community Standard? Facebook Sides With Pro-Homosexual Group That Wants To “Burn… Alive” Conservative Blogger

on January 17, 2018, 8:40 AM / in National News

By Tim Brown Once again, we are left scratching our heads at just what standards Facebook actually has.  We know they write a bunch of gobbledygook, through it together and enforce it rather, shall we say, biased? The latest example of this comes as conservative blogger Elizabeth Johnston, also known as “The Activist Mommy,” discovered a group on Facebook that is pro-homosexual […]

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Be Careful What You Pray For?

Be Careful What You Pray For?

on January 17, 2018, 7:07 AM / in Religion

Be careful what you repeatedly ask of God. You can’t always judge a prayer by its answer. While it’s true that many times in his kindness God withholds granting what we foolishly or selfishly request (James 4:3), there are plenty of biblical examples where God eventually grants the persistent yet imprudent prayers of his people. Consider Israel’s repeated cry for […]

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China Downgrades US Credit Rating From A- To BBB+, Warns US Insolvency Would “Detonate Next Crisis”

China Downgrades US Credit Rating From A- To BBB+, Warns US Insolvency Would “Detonate Next Crisis”

on January 17, 2018, 7:05 AM / in International News, National News

by Tyler Durden  |   zerohedge.com In its latest reminder that China is a (for now) happy holder of some $1.2 trillion in US Treasurys, Chinese credit rating agency Dagong downgraded US sovereign ratings from A- to BBB+ overnight, citing “deficiencies in US political ecology” and tax cuts that “directly reduce the federal government’s sources of debt repayment” weakening the base of […]

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FBI agents visited Steve Bannon’s home last week to discuss subpoena in Russia probe

on January 17, 2018, 7:00 AM / in National News

BY HALLIE JACKSON, KRISTEN WELKER and JULIA AINSLEY  |   NBC News FBI agents showed up at Steve Bannon’s Washington home last week intent on serving him with a subpoena to appear before a grand jury investigating possible ties between President Donald Trump’s campaign and Russia, according to a source familiar with the proceedings. The agents were unaware at the time that Bannon […]

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Pelosi, ACLU Criticize Trump as He Proclaims Religious Freedom Day

Pelosi, ACLU Criticize Trump as He Proclaims Religious Freedom Day

on January 17, 2018, 6:54 AM / in Opinion

By Lauretta Brown    |    TownHall President Trump proclaimed January 16th as Religious Freedom Day, the White House announced Tuesday. The day was chosen because it is the anniversary of the 1786 passage of the Virginia Statute of Religious Freedom, a bill penned by former President Thomas Jefferson that served as inspiration for the First Amendment. “All men shall be free […]

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Stop Feministsplaining Sex to Men

Stop Feministsplaining Sex to Men

on January 17, 2018, 6:51 AM / in Opinion

By Ben Shapiro  |  TownHall There’s a word that has become popular in feminist circles these days: “mansplaining.” The word is a mashup of “man” and “explaining” and refers to men who condescendingly explain the facts of life to women. So, for example, if a man believes a woman doesn’t understand directions and slowly repeats those directions to a woman, he’s […]

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2020 Dems pose a big dilemma for Schumer

2020 Dems pose a big dilemma for Schumer

on January 17, 2018, 6:47 AM / in News

BY ALEXANDER BOLTON AND AMIE PARNES   |   The Hill Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer’s (N.Y.) efforts to unify Democrats and prevent a shutdown are complicated by lawmakers with presidential hopes who are pushing for a hard-line stance against any short-term spending measure that doesn’t protect certain young immigrants from deportation. Senate Democrats such as Cory Booker of New Jersey, Kirsten Gillibrandof New York and Kamala Harris of California have […]

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‘It’s Just Unbelievable’: Jeff Sessions Lays Down The Law With Tucker

on January 17, 2018, 6:42 AM / in National News

Attorney General Jeff Sessions joined Fox News’ Tucker Carlson on air Tuesday night to discuss immigration and its connections to crime and terror. Sessions said, “Any time a proposal like a wall or to fix this idea that you can claim you are afraid to go home and you get to stay in the United States, or you have problems where we provide subsidies to people who […]

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Lookin’ For Love

Lookin’ For Love

on January 17, 2018, 6:33 AM / in Bedtime Stories

The Democrats are in full meltdown over Trump using the word Sh*thole in the oval office referring to some foreign countries.

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BREAKING. “Bi-Partisan” DREAMer Bill Is Just As Bad As We Thought It Would Be

BREAKING. “Bi-Partisan” DREAMer Bill Is Just As Bad As We Thought It Would Be

on January 17, 2018, 6:31 AM / in Opinion

by streiff  |   RedState Last week we got a glimpse of the plan the so-called “Gang of Six” were going to float to fix the DREAMer mess. It’s going to be rolled out tomorrow and it sucks every bit as much in real life as it did in concept: Summary of Senate immigration bipartisan deal being rolled out tomorrow pic.twitter.com/XxyPA7s1Jn — Seung Min Kim […]

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Do You Really Want Common Core Removed? Then Get with it

Do You Really Want Common Core Removed? Then Get with it

on January 17, 2018, 6:26 AM / in Announcements, State News

TN. Alliance of Liberty Groups Patriots: A very concerning debate will take place next Tuesday. PLEASE CALL YOUR SEC Member and Politely Demand that the GOP pull out of supporting this debate with the Democrat Party and make them aware that we want Common Core removed from the State’s Education system. The Event flyer is attached: Find your State Executive […]

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A Hint of Heaven

A Hint of Heaven

on January 17, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Since you are eager for gifts of the Spirit, try to excel in those that build up the church.  1 Corinthians 14:12 The world-class botanical garden across the street from our church was the setting for an all-church community gathering. As I walked around the gardens greeting people I have known for years, catching up with those I hadn’t seen […]

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January 17th in History

January 17th in History

on January 17, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

January 17 is the 17th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 348 days remaining until the end of the year (349 in leap years). Holidays Christian Feast Day: Anthony the Great (Roman Catholic and Eastern (Byzantine) Catholic Church) Blessed Amelbert Mildgytha Sulpitius the Pious January 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) National Day (Minorca) The opening ceremony of […]

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