Archive for February 22nd, 2018

Trump defends plan to arm teachers in face of criticism

on February 22, 2018, 10:46 AM / in National News

President Donald Trump on Thursday defended his proposal to arm teachers with guns, saying he wants “adept” educators with concealed weapons who can fire back and stop a “sicko shooter.” The president tweeted that “a large number of very weapons talented teachers (and others) who will be instantly shooting, the sicko will NEVER attack that school. Cowards won’t go there…problem […]

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Dr. Gina Loudon: Do You Trust Federal Bureaucrats to Decide if You’re Sane Enough to Keep Your Second Amendment Rights?

Dr. Gina Loudon: Do You Trust Federal Bureaucrats to Decide if You’re Sane Enough to Keep Your Second Amendment Rights?

on February 22, 2018, 8:23 AM / in Opinion

“Which government agency do you want to audit your mental health and get to decide whether or not you and your child get to have your Second Amendment rights?” Dr. Gina Loudon asked Breitbart News’s Senior Editor-at-Large Rebecca Mansour Tuesday on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Tonight. Loudon challenged calls for denying Second Amendment rights to people deemed to be in poor “mental health,” warning […]

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Worth the read…

on February 22, 2018, 8:20 AM / in Opinion

Mike Rowe’s heartfelt response to the tragic shooting at Parkland, Fla.’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is exactly what Americans need to hear right now. The former “Dirty Jobs” host on Saturday publicly wrote back to a fan who wondered why he had been silent on the issue Mike Rowe shared Returning The Favor‘s episode. February 17 at 2:47pm · […]

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Thousands of Americans jailed for debts chased by private collectors

on February 22, 2018, 8:17 AM / in National News, Opinion

An estimated 77 million Americans have a debt that has been transferred to a private collection agency. Thousands have ended up in jail over debts as small as $28, with African-Americans and Hispanics the most affected. The findings come from a new report by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) spanning 26 states and Puerto Rico, published on Wednesday. The practice violates […]

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Schumer’s Priorities

Schumer’s Priorities

on February 22, 2018, 8:12 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Schumer and the Democrats are so desperate for an issue to run in the midterm elections they are uninterested in any compromise.

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Trump vows to push comprehensive gun background checks: ‘Raise age to 21’

Trump vows to push comprehensive gun background checks: ‘Raise age to 21’

on February 22, 2018, 8:03 AM / in National News, Opinion

You, like ourselves, already knew that Trump was not a constitutional-ist. That has been proven by his statements on and on again. Is he getting ready to go to war with gun owners and constitutional carry supporters, or is this just one of those traps he throws out. President Trump said Thursday he will push for comprehensive background checks “with […]

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50 girls missing after Boko Haram attack on Nigerian school

50 girls missing after Boko Haram attack on Nigerian school

on February 22, 2018, 7:56 AM / in International News

More than 50 girls have gone missing from a Nigerian science and technical school after an attack by Boko Haram militants, a spokesman for the governor of Yobe state said Wednesday. “Out of the 926 students in the school, over 50 are still unaccounted for,” Abdullahi Bego, a spokesman for Governor Ibrahim Gaidam, said in an emailed statement two days […]

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Twitting may end for Us…. Twitter cracks down on bots

on February 22, 2018, 7:55 AM / in National News

Twitter on Wednesday announced that it is banning automated tweets from multiple accounts in an effort to root out spam and political propaganda bots. Twitter has banned developers from letting users post, like, retweet, or follow simultaneously from multiple accounts. Developers have until March 23 to comply. Twitter is removing automation options from its TweetDeck app as part of what […]

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Pennsylvania Republicans challenge new congressional map

Pennsylvania Republicans challenge new congressional map

on February 22, 2018, 7:53 AM / in National News, State News

Pennsylvania Republicans on Wednesday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to block a congressional map created by the state Supreme Court. The court imposed the map after Republicans failed to replace one they made in 2011 that the court found too partisan. Republican politicians said justices were violating the U.S. Constitution by taking over the Legislature’s job of drawing election maps. […]

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Trump in-laws’ green cards face scrutiny after his vow to end ‘chain migration’

on February 22, 2018, 7:49 AM / in National News, Opinion

Now they want to get personal…. The Washington Post hates the President and is starting to get personal. First lady Melania Trump’s parents, Viktor and Amalija Knavs, have become legal permanent U.S. residents and are close to getting citizenship, The Washington Post reported Wednesday, citing people familiar with their status. Their status has come under scrutiny in the media since […]

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Man throws grenade at U.S. Embassy in Montenegro

Man throws grenade at U.S. Embassy in Montenegro

on February 22, 2018, 7:43 AM / in International News

An unidentified man threw a hand grenade at the U.S. Embassy in Podgorica, the capital of Montenegro, in an overnight attack, officials in the small southeastern European nation said Thursday. The man then detonated another explosive device, killing himself. Nobody else was hurt, and the blasts did not cause any major damage. “Police came very quickly and the body of […]

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Mueller’s team files fresh criminal charges against Paul Manafort

Mueller’s team files fresh criminal charges against Paul Manafort

on February 22, 2018, 7:42 AM / in National News

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team has filed new sealed criminal charges in its case against Paul Manafort, President Trump’s former campaign manager, and Rick Gates, also a one-time Trump campaign aide, Reuters reported Wednesday, citing federal court records. The document does not include details on the charges. Mueller’s office, which is investigating Russian election meddling and possible collusion by Trump […]

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Pro-Choice Dem Issues Sickeningly Tone-Deaf Comment on FL Shooting

on February 22, 2018, 7:39 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

California Sen. Kamala Harris, an avid pro-abortion advocate with close ties to Planned Parenthood, responded to last week’s mass shooting in Florida by issuing a tone-deaf comment regarding gun control. “This cannot be a political issue; we have to be practical. I support the Second Amendment, but we have to have smart gun safety laws,” she said last Thursday during an appearance on MSNBC. […]

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Jordan: Background Check Bill Is A ‘No Go’ Unless It Contains Concealed Carry Reciprocity

on February 22, 2018, 7:15 AM / in National News

They are starting to make deals with your liberty but as long as you think you are safe…. it’s ok, right! CHRISTIAN DATOC | The Daily Caller Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan says that the House will vote down any legislation on expanding federal background checks for gun purchases if it does not include provisions guaranteeing concealed carry reciprocity. Concealed carry […]

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Why We Must Not Let Newspapers Disappear!

Why We Must Not Let Newspapers Disappear!

on February 22, 2018, 6:59 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Okay, this is humor and there are just many of these bloopers that can be found today on the web…. but we thought having a giggle. We were thinking of adding some of Jackson City Mayor Jerry Gist’s comments as well but we have already rubbed that stone enough. Have a good day.

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This Is What Extreme Security In “America’s Safest School” Looks Like

This Is What Extreme Security In “America’s Safest School” Looks Like

on February 22, 2018, 6:52 AM / in National News, State News

Welcome to Southwestern High School in suburban Indiana, where the classrooms door are bullet-resistant.. …ceilings have built-in smoke-bombs… …cameras are everywhere, and the Sheriff’s department – only 10 miles away – can track an intruder in real-time. Additionally, as The Daily Signal reports, the school has a top-of-the-line security system – which can be activated in the event of an emergency by teachers […]

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Students swarm into Florida Capitol, demand new gun laws

on February 22, 2018, 6:46 AM / in State News

We choose to edit the first line of this article to accentuate the fact that a human being, an adult, a man, singularly murdered 17 people. Not a gun. We also understand the left’s manipulation of piers of those murder as a political talking point. We appreciate those elected that withstood this show of emotions. A week after Nikolas Cruz slaughtered  […]

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Be Still

Be Still

on February 22, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Be still, and know that I am God.  Psalm 46:10 Years ago I responded to letters within a couple of weeks and kept my correspondents happy. Then came the fax machine, and they seemed content with receiving a response within a couple of days. Today, with email, instant messaging, and mobile phones, a response is expected the same day! “Be […]

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10 fascinating facts for George Washington’s real birthday

10 fascinating facts for George Washington’s real birthday

on February 22, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

By NCC Staff The national holiday called Washington’s Birthday may have passed, but today is George Washington’s real 284th birthday. Here are 10 interesting facts about the first president, including his amazing wealth, his career as a moonshiner, and the truth about those teeth. Washington served a unique role as a military leader during the Revolution, as president of the Constitutional […]

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Quote For Today, February 22nd

Quote For Today, February 22nd

on February 22, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, People

” We are either a nation of laws, or we are lawless.” Marsha Blackburn The House voted 236 to 191 to cancel legal protections for millions of illegal immigrants. Representative Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) sponsored the measure to overturn President Obama’s executive mandate that seeks to give them legal status. She is an American politician. A member of the Republican Party, […]

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