Archive for February 15th, 2018

APHIS Launches Webpage for Frequently Requested Records

on February 15, 2018, 1:28 PM / in National News

The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is launching a new “Frequently Requested Records” page on our Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) e-reading room, in accordance with the FOIA statute. The new page will contain copies of frequently requested records, making it easier for our stakeholders to find information. On the new page, […]

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ARMED TEACHERS: OMG, CAN’T HAVE THAT!

on February 15, 2018, 1:26 PM / in Opinion

Carl F. Worden So yesterday we had another school mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, where 17 people died and another 14 were hospitalized.  It’s not that I don’t care, because I do, but frankly the first thought that came to mind was, “Oh no, here we go again with the gun ban screamers”! Stupidity gets real old, real fast with […]

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The News According to RealClear Politics Feb. 15, 2018

The News According to RealClear Politics Feb. 15, 2018

on February 15, 2018, 8:32 AM / in National News

President Trump: Let’s Message Better on Abuse of Women. Steve Cortes urges the president to make amends for his tone-deaf response to the allegations against Rob Porter. An Open Letter to Paul Ryan on DACA. Morton Kondracke reminds the House speaker of his words praising the late Jack Kemp’s welcoming stance on immigration. DACA Deal Must Put Pragmatism Over Principle. […]

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Tragedy and Misjudgment

Tragedy and Misjudgment

on February 15, 2018, 8:30 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Thursday, February 15, 2018. Today, Americans must absorb the shock — and resist the numbness that comes with familiarity — of another mass school shooting by a murderous young man with an assault rifle. As of this writing, the names of the victims have not been made public except for the assistant football coach at Florida’s Stoneman […]

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Today’s Churches Have Clowns Entertaining The Goats

Today’s Churches Have Clowns Entertaining The Goats

on February 15, 2018, 6:58 AM / in Opinion

The Clowns Entertaining the Goats! How do you Justify the Unjustifiable? The chief danger that confronts the coming century will be religion without the Holy Ghost, Christianity without Christ, forgiveness without repentance, salvation without regeneration, politics without God, Heaven without Hell.” –William Booth, Founder of The Salvation Army It has been brought to the light that there are those in this country that want to make the following Monday after the […]

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Franklin to consider banning dog and cat sales at pet stores

on February 15, 2018, 6:48 AM / in State News

Franklin city staff will study a potential ordinance that would prohibit pet stores from selling dogs and cats. Animal advocate Ashley Cunnyngham brought the issue before the Board of Mayor and Aldermen doing its Tuesday work session. She argued dogs sold in pet stores could come from puppy mills, which lead to health concerns both for animals and owners. “This […]

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Christian parents lose custody of daughter after refusing to support her ‘transition’ to male

Christian parents lose custody of daughter after refusing to support her ‘transition’ to male

on February 15, 2018, 6:38 AM / in State News

The government wants your children……… By Fr. Mark Hodges COLUMBUS, Ohio, (LifeSiteNews) – Ohio government authorities forced parents to give up legal custody of their daughter after the mother and father said they opposed the girl’s decision to identify as a ‘boy’ and transition to being ‘male.’ The Hamilton County Job and Family Services took legal custody of the teenage […]

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Piers Morgan: ‘Omarosa Offered Sex to Win Celebrity Apprentice’

on February 15, 2018, 6:36 AM / in National News

There are those days where some choices we make come back to bite us…. this maybe one of those. Piers Morgan has accused former White House aide Omarosa Manigault-Newman of coming on to him in exchange for her to win the “The Celebrity Apprentice.” The British journalist even called Omarosa a “relentlessly loathsome” person and questioned how she was even able to […]

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Rice Email: Obama: “We cannot share information fully as it relates to Russia”

on February 15, 2018, 6:27 AM / in National News, Opinion

We’re being given insight into just how corrupt James Comey actually was/is. Can’t you just see that smug Richard Nixon look on former FBI Director James Comey’s face and the “I’m not a crook” phrase pursing from his lips?  I certainly can. Now, we’re being given insight into just how corrupt James Comey actually was/is. In an email that was released […]

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UN “Sex Education” Standards Push LGBT Agenda on 5-Year-Olds

UN “Sex Education” Standards Push LGBT Agenda on 5-Year-Olds

on February 15, 2018, 6:25 AM / in International News, National News

In yet another bid by the United Nations to sexualize and indoctrinate your children at younger and younger ages, the UN Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (UNESCO) just unveiled a new set of “Comprehensive Sexuality Education” standards for humanity. Among other controversies, the UN’s planetary sex-ed scheme advocates masturbation, abortion, gender confusion, homosexuality, homosexual parenting, contraception, fornication, and more. The document, which […]

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‘Miraculously, We Found Bill’s Crash Site’

‘Miraculously, We Found Bill’s Crash Site’

on February 15, 2018, 6:14 AM / in History, People

A personal account of three days in a Vietnam veteran’s life — separated by many decades. “Our obligations to our country never cease but with our lives.” —John Adams (1808) Shortly after midnight on Wednesday, two weeks ago, I received this text message: “Miraculously, we found Bill’s crash site and the farmer who was nearby that day.” That message was […]

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February 15th in History

February 15th in History

on February 15, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

February 15 is the 46th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 319 days remaining until the end of the year (320 in leap years). Holidays Candlemas (Eastern Orthodox Church) Christian Feast Day: Claude de la Colombière Faustinus and Jovita Quinidius Sigfrid of Sweden Vartan (a holiday for Armenians in Lebanon) Thomas Bray (Episcopal Church (USA)) February […]

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More Slaves Today than at any time in Human History

More Slaves Today than at any time in Human History

on February 15, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

There is a book by Benjamin Skinner, a fellow at the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at Harvard Kennedy School of Government that stated that an estimated 27 million people in the world are forced to work, held through fraud, under threat of violence, for no pay beyond subsistence, in forced marriages, in sex-trafficking and prostitution. William Federer relays from […]

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The Ginsburg Standard and the Schumer Double Standard

on February 15, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

by CARRIE SEVERINO   /  National Review Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, a master of the double standard, has already embarrassed himself by attempting to rewrite history about the filibuster and invent a ficticious “60-vote standard” for the current nominee.  Not satisfied with his two Pinocchios for that fib, he’s now holding Judge Neil Gorsuch to a standard completely at […]

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Is this not the fast that I have chosen

Is this not the fast that I have chosen

on February 15, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

[The Lord said], “Is this not the fast that I have chosen: . . . Is it not to share your bread with the hungry?” — Isaiah 58:6-7 During Lent (the 40 days prior to Easter) many Christians follow the practice of giving up something and taking the time to reflect on Jesus’ sacrifice of Himself for us. One group […]

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A Widow’s Choice

A Widow’s Choice

on February 15, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

The Lord is close to the brokenhearted.    Psalm 34:18 When a good friend suddenly lost her husband to a heart attack, we grieved with her. As a counselor, she had comforted many others. Now, after 40 years of marriage, she faced the unwelcome prospect of returning to an empty house at the end of each day. In the midst of […]

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Quote for Today February 15th

Quote for Today February 15th

on February 15, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, People

A government big enough to give you everything you want is a government big enough to take from you everything you have. Gerald R. Ford Gerald Rudolph “Jerry” Ford Jr. (born Leslie Lynch King Jr.; July 14, 1913 – December 26, 2006) was the 38th President of the United States, serving from 1974 to 1977, and, prior to this, was […]

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Home Invasion Investigation

on February 15, 2018, 5:52 AM / in Local News

Around 12:50 a.m., Jackson police responded to a shooting in the 200 block of Edenwood Drive. The preliminary investigation has determined that a man was shot during a home invasion. The victim was transported to a local hospital and remains in stable condition. The suspects were two black males with handguns. One suspect was described as tall with dread-lock style […]

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Senator McCaskill Slammed for Voting Against Tax Cuts

Senator McCaskill Slammed for Voting Against Tax Cuts

on February 15, 2018, 5:50 AM / in National News, State News

Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) is among the most vulnerable Democrats in Congress and she’s up for reelection in 2018. As such, conservative and Republican groups are looking to make sure that the people of Missouri decide to stand against her in November, and they’ve begun their assault by reminding the good citizens of Missouri that McCaskill voted against giving them […]

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17 killed in mass shooting at high school in Parkland, Florida

on February 15, 2018, 5:48 AM / in National News, State News

At least 17 people were killed when a teen opened fire at a high school in Parkland, Florida, on Wednesday afternoon, officials said. Fourteen others were wounded, five of whom suffering life-threatening injuries Wednesday night, hospital officials said. Authorities said the suspect, identified as 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz, concealed himself in the crowd fleeing Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. He was arrested […]

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