Archive for February 26th, 2018

Randy Boyd Might Need Some History Lessons Before Becoming Governor

on February 26, 2018, 6:15 PM / in State News

Lol!! “I’m a seventh-generation Tennessean, first two generations from West Tennessee, from Crockett County and Obion County. Just found out from a relative recently that the matriarch of the family, Margaret Boyd, in 1832 cast one of the last votes for Davy Crockett, before he moved to Texas, so we have that [unintelligible] and we’ve been here for a while, […]

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Shelby GOP Does Another Lincoln Day, With a Few Differences

Shelby GOP Does Another Lincoln Day, With a Few Differences

on February 26, 2018, 5:55 PM / in State News

Boyd and Black supporters spar, and Corker keeps his own counsel about a possible re-entry into the U.S. Senate race. by Jackson Baker  |    Memphis Flyer As usual, the ballroom of the University of Memphis Holiday Inn on Saturday was filled to capacity for this year’s version of the Shelby County Republican Party’s Lincoln Day banquet. But, in what is […]

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Flood Warning until 06:00 PM Thursday

on February 26, 2018, 7:40 AM / in News

The Flood Warning continues for the North Fork Forked Deer River… Obion River…S.F. Fork Forked Deer River…S.F. Forked Deer River. The Flood Warning continues for the S.F. Forked Deer River at Jackson * until Thursday March 01. * At 08 PM Sunday the stage was 34.4 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring AND Minor flooding is forecast. * Flood stage […]

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Psalm To The TV; Turn it off, people. Turn it off and look around you.

on February 26, 2018, 7:32 AM / in Opinion

The TV is my shepherd, I feel I lack nothing. It makes me lie down on the sofa. It leads me away from the scriptures. It destroys my soul. It leads me in the path of sex and violence, For the sponsor’s sake. Even though I walk in the shadow of my Christian responsibilities, There will be no interruption, For […]

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Weinstein Co. to file for bankruptcy

Weinstein Co. to file for bankruptcy

on February 26, 2018, 7:30 AM / in National News

The Weinstein Company announced Sunday that it would have to file for bankruptcy protection after a $500 million deal to sell the company to an investment group fell through. The board of the once-powerful film studio reportedly cut off negotiations when the investor group declined to offer to put up enough interim financing to keep the struggling company afloat. The […]

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Congress resumes work under pressure to address gun control

Congress resumes work under pressure to address gun control

on February 26, 2018, 7:27 AM / in National News

Lawmakers return to Capitol Hill on Monday after a week-long recess under intensifying pressure to enact gun-control legislation in response to the shooting that left 17 students and teachers dead at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Politicians in both parties have recognized that Congress will need to address demands from students and others for measures to make […]

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2018 Winter Olympics close in South Korea

2018 Winter Olympics close in South Korea

on February 26, 2018, 7:24 AM / in International News

The Pyeongchang Winter Olympics wrapped up on Sunday with a high-energy closing ceremony that concluded with a 15-minute electronic dance music party. Athletes streamed out of the stands, many dancing. U.S. skiing star Lindsey Vonn, who won bronze in her final Olympics, led a conga line. Jessie Diggins, who won the first-ever gold medal for the U.S. in cross-country skiing, […]

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The Second Amendment is a human right — ignorance toward it is troubling

on February 26, 2018, 7:21 AM / in Opinion

BY NED RYUN, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR   |   The Hill In the wake of the Parkland, Fla. shooting some people are pushing their hopes for gun control, even gun confiscation, while others are virtue signaling and offering no real solutions for actually dealing with school safety. For example raising the age to 21 to purchase a rifle when in fact the average […]

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ALERT: Military Readiness or Social Agenda

ALERT: Military Readiness or Social Agenda

on February 26, 2018, 7:07 AM / in Announcements, Opinion

Defense Secretary James Mattis recommended to President Trump on February 23rd that transgender people be able to serve in the military. His statement undermines the President’s announcement from August prohibiting the military from allowing transgender people to serve.  Not only does this pose a burden on taxpayers and is an assault on the privacy of individuals, but it also weakens […]

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Israel Has Only Had 2 School Attacks in 44 Years, Here’s How They Make Sure Their Kids Are Safe

on February 26, 2018, 7:03 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Becky Loggia   |   The Western Journal In the wake of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting that claimed 17 lives last week, there has been a renewed debate surrounding gun control and children’s safety, leading some to make a comparison to the changes Israel made in response to a terror attack more than four decades ago. In 1974, Palestinian terrorists took […]

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These Companies Cut Ties With NRA… Time to Boycott Them All

These Companies Cut Ties With NRA… Time to Boycott Them All

on February 26, 2018, 6:52 AM / in Announcements, National News

BY BENJAMIN ARIE If you support the Second Amendment and firearms safety classes, a number of companies no longer want your business. A handful of well-known brands are severing business agreements with the National Rifle Association after being pressured by anti-gun voices in the wake of the Florida school shooting… but they may have under-estimated the number of law-abiding gun owners in the […]

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Justices Rule Police Do Not Have a Constitutional Duty to Protect Someone

on February 26, 2018, 6:37 AM / in National News

JUST A REMINDER By LINDA GREENHOUSE JUNE 28, 2005 • http://www.nytimes.com/2005/06/28/politics/justices-rule-police-do-not-have-a-constitutional-duty-to-protect.html WASHINGTON, June 27 – The Supreme Court ruled on Monday that the police did not have a constitutional duty to protect a person from harm, even a woman who had obtained a court-issued protective order against a violent husband making an arrest mandatory for a violation. The decision, with […]

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Why I Strongly Oppose Banning Cars

Why I Strongly Oppose Banning Cars

on February 26, 2018, 6:33 AM / in Opinion

As i have said in previous comments – insert anything where the media and lefties use the word ‘gun’ –  right down to a rolling pin (ask my former husband about a rolling pin in the hands of an angry woman).  It matters not if the *weapon* is a gun, a knife, a car, a baseball bat, polluted food and […]

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Feinstein Fails to Receive Party’s Endorsement at California Democratic Party Convention

Feinstein Fails to Receive Party’s Endorsement at California Democratic Party Convention

on February 26, 2018, 6:30 AM / in State News

BY: David Rutz   |   Washington Free Beacon The California Democratic Party did not endorse Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D., Calif.) on Sunday, with just 37 percent of the state’s delegates supporting her at the party’s convention. Meanwhile, primary challenger State Senate leader Kevin de León got the support of 54 percent of the delegates, meaning both fell short of the 60 percent […]

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Terry McAuliffe: ‘Who Better to Take on Trump Than Me?’

Terry McAuliffe: ‘Who Better to Take on Trump Than Me?’

on February 26, 2018, 6:24 AM / in National News

Former Virginia governor tells Free Beacon he’s best option in 2020 Democrat Terry McAuliffe said he would be the party’s best choice to “take on” President Donald Trump in 2020. “Who better to take on Trump than me?” McAuliffe said when asked by the Washington Free Beacon about a potential 2020 run for president, strongly indicating he will indeed throw his hat […]

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When guns were sold in catalogs (Sears And Montgomery  Wards)

When guns were sold in catalogs (Sears And Montgomery Wards)

on February 26, 2018, 6:10 AM / in History, Opinion

I am watching Mark Levin’s new show on Fox right now and he has Walter Williams as his guest.  They are talking about the push to grab our guns and the limitations to buying them.  Williams brought up the topic of hos we could buy guns and ammo out of the Sear Catalog not all that many years ago.  So […]

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How to Grow Old

How to Grow Old

on February 26, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

I will sustain you and I will rescue you.   Isaiah 46:4 “How are you today, Mama?” I asked casually. My 84-year-old friend, pointing to aches and pains in her joints, whispered, “Old age is tough!” Then she added earnestly, “But God has been good to me.” “Growing old has been the greatest surprise of my life,” says Billy Graham in […]

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Dan Schwartz “Frags” Himself with His Own Mouth

Dan Schwartz “Frags” Himself with His Own Mouth

on February 26, 2018, 6:00 AM / in National News, State News

It never ceases to amaze me how low desperate candidates will go in attacking their opponents. But the slimeball Republican gubernatorial candidate Dan Schwartz reportedly tossed at fellow Republican gubernatorial candidate Adam Laxalt this week is beyond being beyond the pale and should disqualify him from consideration for so much as dog catcher. Meet Ken Gray… Mr. Gray is an […]

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Vicar of Dibley actress Emma Chambers dies aged 53

on February 26, 2018, 6:00 AM / in People

BBC Actors Dawn French and Hugh Grant have led tributes to their former co-star Emma Chambers, who has died aged 53. Known for playing Alice Tinker in The Vicar of Dibley, Doncaster-born Chambers also had roles in Notting Hill and a Martin Chuzzlewit adaptation. Chambers died from natural causes on Wednesday evening and would be “greatly missed”, her agent John […]

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SILENCE! Twitter, YouTube scrubbing all content and banning all users who question the official (false) narrative on the Florida school shooting

on February 26, 2018, 6:00 AM / in National News, Opinion

by: Mike Adams   |   Natural News (Natural News) A few years from now, looking back on why Twitter collapsed and YouTube was abandoned by every intelligent person, we’ll remember what these totalitarian tech giants did in February, 2018. Starting a few days ago, both Twitter and YouTube began scrubbing all videos and tweets that don’t follow the “official narrative” on the Florida […]

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