Archive for February 4th, 2018

Eagles topple mighty Patriots, 41-33, to win first Super Bowl

Eagles topple mighty Patriots, 41-33, to win first Super Bowl

on February 4, 2018, 9:26 PM / in Football

by ALEX JOHNSON  |   NBC NEWS The Philadelphia Eagles came back to defeat the New England Patriots, 41-33, on Sunday to win their first Super Bowl and their first National Football League championship in 57 seasons. The Patriots boasted the top-ranked defense in the NFL, but they couldn’t stop the Eagles’s journeyman quarterback, Nick Foles. Foles, who replaced injured starter Carson […]

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Husband and Wife argue over who will brew the coffee.

Husband and Wife argue over who will brew the coffee.

on February 4, 2018, 7:47 AM / in Bedtime Stories

A man and his wife were having an argument about who should brew the coffee each morning. The wife said, “You should do it, because you get up first, and then we don’t have to wait as long to get our coffee.” The husband said, “You are in charge of the cooking around here so you should do it, because […]

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CNN Analyst Threatens Trump, Says FBI Will Get Revenge

CNN Analyst Threatens Trump, Says FBI Will Get Revenge

on February 4, 2018, 7:42 AM / in National News, Opinion

Written by Infowars.com CNN analyst and former CIA agent Philip Mudd said the FBI is “ticked” and warned the bureaucracy is determined to get rid of President Trump. “You’ve been around for 13 months. We’ve been around since 1908,” Mudd said on The Situation Room Friday. “I know how this game is going to be played. We’re going to win.” […]

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ESPN Host: Notre Dame’s Fighting Irish Mascot Is Offensive, Needs to Change

on February 4, 2018, 7:34 AM / in National News, Opinion

BY: Alex Griswold   |    Washington Free Beacon During a debate Tuesday over the Cleveland Indian’s recent decision to drop their “Chief Wahoo” logo, ESPN “First Take” host Max Kellerman argued the Notre Dame Fighting Irish mascot is offensive as well. Kellerman said he is personally thanked every time he visits a reservation for his public opposition to Native-American mascots in sports. “When I […]

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From Colin Flaherty

on February 4, 2018, 7:29 AM / in Football, Opinion

Here’s all you need to know about the Super Bowl — When they come on the field, the Philadelphia Eagles will be listening to Dreams and Nightmares from their #1 fan, Meek Mill. Once you read the lyrics, you will be astonished at first. Then lots of reasons why the NFL is crashing will become a lot more clean. Hope you get a […]

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Week of February 3rd 2018 Nevada News and Views

Week of February 3rd 2018 Nevada News and Views

on February 4, 2018, 6:59 AM / in National News, State News

The groundhog reportedly saw his shadow Friday, signifying six more weeks of winter. In related news, the National Weather Service is predicting “record-tying heat this weekend” in Las Vegas.  Apparently even Punxsutawny Phil is guilty of “fake news”! I’ve been saying for a long time now that Donald Trump is an “acquired taste.”  And judging by the reactions to his […]

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Indiana Senate Unanimously Passes Anti-Steering Bill, Minus Several Insurer Restrictions

Indiana Senate Unanimously Passes Anti-Steering Bill, Minus Several Insurer Restrictions

on February 4, 2018, 6:55 AM / in State News

By Josh Cable, SENIOR EDITOR  |   Body Shop Business The Indiana Senate unanimously approved a bill that would prohibit insurer steering and would place other restrictions on insurance carriers and body shops. In a 49-0 vote, the Senate passed a watered-down version of the bill, omitting several paragraphs pertaining to insurance carriers. Doug Martin, president of the Indiana Auto Body Association, asserted […]

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Director of CDC resigns over financial conflicts of interest

Director of CDC resigns over financial conflicts of interest

on February 4, 2018, 6:53 AM / in National News

Dr Brenda Fitzgerald’s financial interests had caused conflicts of interest that made it difficult to do her job, a statement said   The director of US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has resigned because of financial conflicts of interest, government officials announced on Wednesday. Dr Brenda Fitzgerald’s complex financial investments presented conflicts that made it difficult to do her […]

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Tennessee Firearms Association February 2018 Meeting

Tennessee Firearms Association February 2018 Meeting

on February 4, 2018, 6:49 AM / in Announcements

The West Tennessee Regional Chapter of the Tennessee Firearms Association will hold its February stated meeting on Thursday, February 8th, at Brooks Shaw’s Old Country Store, 56 Casey Jones Lane, Jackson, TN 38305. Our room will be available at 5:30 p.m. for those who wish to share a meal and fellowship. Our program will begin promptly at 7:00 p.m.   […]

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Legislative Update, February 3, 2018 By The Tennessee Eagle Forum

Legislative Update, February 3, 2018 By The Tennessee Eagle Forum

on February 4, 2018, 6:46 AM / in State News

Tennessee General Assembly information, click HERE. For information on State Senators, including phone numbers and email addresses, click HERE; for House members, click HERE. For information on legislation, click HERE. Don’t forget that you can now watch the Senate committee meetings and floor sessions online by going HERE; House committee meetings and floor sessions online HERE. Phone calls can go to the legislative Switchboard at 615-741-3011 […]

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Beacon Hosts “Off Track” Panel Discussion on Nashville Transit Plan

Beacon Hosts “Off Track” Panel Discussion on Nashville Transit Plan

on February 4, 2018, 6:41 AM / in State News

This month, the Beacon hosted the event: “Off Track: What’s Wrong With Nashville’s Transit Plan.” With about 150 people filling the room, the panels discussed the serious problems with the Nashville transit proposal and alternate solutions to Nashville’s traffic issues. The three-hour event tackled the issues of cost, noting that every existing example of light rail has greatly surpassed the […]

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Repeat of 1942?

on February 4, 2018, 6:37 AM / in History, Opinion

H/T to Yvette for this interesting post: On Jan 28, 2018, at 11:32 PM, Karl Spees <76ccap@gmail.com> wrote: “Some commentators have asserted that Mueller is in fact “friendly” to Donald Trump.  Call me unconvinced.  It seems to me that they’re mistaking incompetence for benevolence,…” When the ‘Obama-Clinton Secret Society’ are actually held accountable for their ruthless lawlessness will we be […]

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This One Loophole Will Get Hundreds of Thousands of Illegals Deported

This One Loophole Will Get Hundreds of Thousands of Illegals Deported

on February 4, 2018, 6:32 AM / in National News

I have to admit that I have mixed emotions on this topic.  I really am not comfortable with ILLEGALS serving in the US military.  We are training them how to engage in war against us if that is their goal.  I could never trust them simply due to the fact they broke our laws by crossing that border line – […]

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News for the Week of February 2, 2018

News for the Week of February 2, 2018

on February 4, 2018, 6:21 AM / in Opinion, State News

By David Fowler  |   FACT Mae Beavers Drops Out of Governor’s Race Former state Sen. Mae Beavers announced on Facebook Tuesday that she would no longer be seeking the Republican nomination for governor. She told her supporters, “Today after much deliberation, I am suspending my campaign for the office of the governor of the great state of Tennessee. After crisscrossing the state […]

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Some Legislators Work Through the Implosion of their Ivory Tower

Some Legislators Work Through the Implosion of their Ivory Tower

on February 4, 2018, 6:07 AM / in Opinion, State News

by David Fowler   |   FACT I recently watched a video of the implosion of the LifeWay Draper Tower, a Nashville landmark associated with the Southern Baptist Convention. In the video, you can hear the explosion rumbling deep below, but nothing is happening. Then a few windows pop out. Next, the first floors begin to cave in, but the top floor remains […]

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70,000 NEW YORK PERMIT HOLDERS ARE NOW FELONS FOR FAILING TO REGISTER HANDGUNS

on February 4, 2018, 6:04 AM / in State News

SOURCE: FROM THE TRENCHES WORLD REPORT On Thursday of this week, more than 70,000 New York pistol permit holders woke up as felons.  Law-breakers. What was their crime?  They didn’t register their handguns with the state.  Now, why on God’s green earth would they have to do that? Emperor Gov. Andrew Cuomo rammed through the NY Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act in 2013.  This insidious […]

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February 4th in History

February 4th in History

on February 4, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

February 4 is the 35th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 330 days remaining until the end of the year (331 in leap years). Holidays Christian Feast Day: Andrew Corsini Catherine of Ricci Gilbert of Sempringham John de Brito Rimbert Veronica February 4 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Day of the Armed Struggle (Angola) Earliest day on which […]

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Hidden Treasure

Hidden Treasure

on February 4, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Search for [insight and understanding] as for hidden treasure.Proverbs 2:4 My husband and I read in different ways. Since English is a second language for Tom, he has a tendency to read slowly, word-for-word. I often speed-read by skimming. But Tom retains more than I do. He can easily quote something he read a week ago, while my retention can […]

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Protestant, Catholic & Jewish Chaplains gave their lives to save others-Four Chaplains Day

Protestant, Catholic & Jewish Chaplains gave their lives to save others-Four Chaplains Day

on February 4, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

On the frigid night of FEBRUARY 3, 1943, the overcrowded Allied ship U.S.A.T. Dorchester, carrying 902 servicemen, plowed through the dark waters near Greenland. At 1:00am, a Nazi submarine fired a torpedo into the transport’s flank, killing many in the explosion and trapping others below deck. It sank in 27 minutes. The two escort ships, Coast Guard cutters Comanche and […]

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