Archive for March 1st, 2018

The Politically Correct Skinny from West Tennessee HealthCare

on March 1, 2018, 4:12 PM / in Local News

The Board of Directors of the Jackson-Madison County General Hospital District met on Tuesday, February 27, 2018. Highlights of the meeting included: Employee of the Month Congratulations to Fred Williams, the February Employee of the Month! Fred Williams has been an employee for WTH for 26 years! He currently works in Radiation Oncology at the Kirkland Cancer Center. He is […]

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Psych Meds Linked to 90% of School Shootings. MSM Never Covers this because it Messes with Big Pharma’s Cash Cow

Psych Meds Linked to 90% of School Shootings. MSM Never Covers this because it Messes with Big Pharma’s Cash Cow

on March 1, 2018, 8:11 AM / in National News, Opinion

by OT-GOD   |   The IWB http://www.wnd.com/2012/12/psych-meds-linked-to-90-of-school-shootings/ Some 90 percent of school shootings over more than a decade have been linked to a widely prescribed type of antidepressant called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors or SSRIs, according to British psychiatrist Dr. David Healy, a founder of RxISK.org, an independent website for researching and reporting on prescription drugs. 36 School shooters/school related violence committed by […]

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Study Shows Kids Are Born Creative Geniuses But The Education System Destroys Imagination

Study Shows Kids Are Born Creative Geniuses But The Education System Destroys Imagination

on March 1, 2018, 8:04 AM / in Opinion

By Jack Burns  |   Natural Blaze Dr. George Land and Beth Jarman were commissioned by NASA to help the space agency identify and develop creative talent. The two were tasked to research school children in an attempt to identify creative individuals from which the agency could pick to help with their many products. In a recent TED talk, Land described his […]

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Preserving Yellowstone

on March 1, 2018, 8:00 AM / in History, Opinion

Good morning, it’s March 1, 2018. On this date in 1872, Yellowstone National Park came into existence. The land wasn’t new, of course. Neither was the sense of awe that its many splendors evoked in human visitors. What was new a century-and-a-half ago was the idea that such wondrous places should be preserved by the government in something approaching their […]

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Charlottesville Judge Rules In Favor Of Confederate Monuments

on March 1, 2018, 7:55 AM / in State News

By Rob Shimshock   |  The Western Journal A Charlottesville, Va., judge ordered the city Tuesday to uncover its two Confederate statues. Richard E. Moore, judge for the Charlottesville Circuit Court denied the city’s request to keep its Robert E. Lee and Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson covered in black curtains until a year after the death of Heather Heyer, slain at the August […]

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Mueller team reportedly asking what Trump knew about hacked Democratic emails

on March 1, 2018, 7:50 AM / in National News

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is trying to determine whether President Trump knew in advance that WikiLeaks was going to publish hacked Democratic emails during the 2016 campaign, NBC News reports. In July 2016, WikiLeaks published a trove of emails from the Democratic National Committee that U.S. intelligence agencies believe were obtained unlawfully by Russian hackers. Mueller’s investigators reportedly have asked […]

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Putin boasts of new weapons, vows to slash poverty

Putin boasts of new weapons, vows to slash poverty

on March 1, 2018, 7:47 AM / in International News

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday in his annual state-of-the-nation speech that Russia had developed a new high-speed nuclear-powered cruise missile capable of getting past any air-defense system. He also said his country had tested a high-speed, nuclear-powered underwater drone that could target both aircraft carriers and coastal facilities with a nuclear warhead. Putin also pledged to dramatically cut the […]

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Kushner Cos. got millions in loans after White House meetings

on March 1, 2018, 7:45 AM / in News

Some will read this the wrong way…. and while we attempt to accuse the current admin for some sort of collusion, let’s look locally or state wide and we will find these types of deals everyday. We can’t say this is right or wrong, because we don’t know the details. Kushner Cos., the family business of President Trump’s son-in-law and […]

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Georgia teacher accused of firing gun in school

Georgia teacher accused of firing gun in school

on March 1, 2018, 7:40 AM / in State News

A North Georgia social studies teacher, identified as Jesse Randall Davidson, was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly barricaded himself alone inside his classroom at Dalton High School, 91 miles northwest of downtown Atlanta, and fired a snub-nosed .38 revolver. Students reportedly had tried to enter the classroom but Davidson locked the door. Principal Steve Bartoo also tried unsuccessfully to open […]

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Walmart and Dick’s raise minimum age for gun purchases

on March 1, 2018, 7:39 AM / in National News

Walmart said Wednesday that it would stop selling guns and ammunition to anyone under 21, hours after Dick’s Sporting Goods did the same thing. Dick’s also said it would stop selling assault-style rifles, which Walmart did in 2015. Bass Pro Shops, which bought former rival sporting goods retailer Cabela’s last year, is now the only remaining giant retailer that still […]

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Students return to class at Parkland school for first time since shooting

Students return to class at Parkland school for first time since shooting

on March 1, 2018, 7:37 AM / in State News

Students returned to class Wednesday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School for the first time since the shooting that left 17 students and teachers dead two weeks ago. The morning bell was followed by 17 seconds of silence. Students were greeted by officers providing security outside, and 150 counselors and 40 therapy dogs inside. At the start of each period, […]

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Trump urges lawmakers to act fast on gun control and school safety

on March 1, 2018, 7:35 AM / in National News

President Trump on Wednesday called on Congress to swiftly come together to make substantial changes to the nation’s gun laws. “We can’t wait and play games and nothing gets done,” said Trump at the start of a meeting with 17 House and Senate lawmakers. “We want to stop the problems.” Trump put pressure on the Republican leadership of the House […]

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Hope Hicks to resign as White House communications director

on March 1, 2018, 7:34 AM / in National News

  Hope Hicks, one of President Trump’s closest aides, said Wednesday she was resigning as White House communications director. Her decision came the day after she met behind closed doors with the House Intelligence Committee as part of its investigation into Russia’s election meddling, and its contacts with Trump associates. Hicks, a 29-year-old former model who had no experience in […]

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Concealed-carry permit holder flips the script, shoots and kills alleged carjacker

Concealed-carry permit holder flips the script, shoots and kills alleged carjacker

on March 1, 2018, 7:08 AM / in State News

WHITNEY LLOYD   |  Good Morning America A Wisconsin man, using a gun licensed under a concealed-carry permit, shot and killed an alleged carjacker in his company’s parking lot, a city official said. The unidentified employee, 24, had just arrived for work at Milwaukee Machine Tool Corp., shortly before 6 a.m. Monday when a man named Carlos Martin, 21, allegedly attempted to carjack him […]

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In Defense of the Right to Keep and Bear Arms

In Defense of the Right to Keep and Bear Arms

on March 1, 2018, 6:59 AM / in Opinion

By Andrew P. Napolitano The Ash Wednesday massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, seems to have broken more hearts than similar tragedies that preceded it. It was no more senseless than other American school shootings, but there is something about the innocence and bravery and eloquence of the youthful survivors that has touched the souls of Americans […]

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‘Proud to be conservative; proud to be transgender’: CPAC is transitioning

‘Proud to be conservative; proud to be transgender’: CPAC is transitioning

on March 1, 2018, 6:54 AM / in National News, Opinion

(American Thinker) – MassResistance is a grassroots network of pro-family activists.  We started in Massachusetts 25 years ago (as Parents’ Rights Coalition), and now have chapters around the country. We had a rewarding time last October at Family Research Council’s Values Voter Summit, so we figured that the American Conservative Union’s CPAC 2018 attendees would likewise appreciate receiving our information. We applied for a booth, were […]

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LGBT advocates threaten to kill pastor over Bible workshop for sexually confused girls

LGBT advocates threaten to kill pastor over Bible workshop for sexually confused girls

on March 1, 2018, 6:49 AM / in National News

By Fr. Mark Hodges  |   LifeSiteNews RIVERVIEW, Michigan, (LifeSiteNews) – A pastor of a Detroit-area church along with his family have received death threats, arson threats, and bomb threats from LGBT advocates after advertising a Bible-based workshop for teenage girls struggling with their sexual identity. “A whole bunch of people have come up with this idea that we are offering some […]

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The Dog Spot Sues Two East Nashville Facebook Group Members for Libel

The Dog Spot Sues Two East Nashville Facebook Group Members for Libel

on March 1, 2018, 6:47 AM / in State News

By CARI WADE GERVIN  |   Nashville Scene Owners of the daycare and grooming business allege women lied about pet mistreatment and deaths Two members of the prolific and often exasperating East Nashville Facebook group have been sued by twin brothers and developers Andy and Chad Baker, the owners of The Dog Spot. The lawsuit, filed in Davidson County Circuit Court on Feb. […]

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INDUSTRY WANTS GREAT LEEWAY IN CLIMATE RULE REPLACEMENT

on March 1, 2018, 6:42 AM / in National News

Energy companies and their allies want the Trump administration to give them a wide amount of leeway when writing a replacement to the Obama administration’s climate change rule for power plants. In comments submitted to the EPA, which were due this week, fossil fuel interests, utilities, business groups and others asked the agency to write a rule that doesn’t require […]

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ENERGY FUNDING DELAYS CAUSED ‘UNCERTAINTY

ENERGY FUNDING DELAYS CAUSED ‘UNCERTAINTY

on March 1, 2018, 6:39 AM / in National News

The Trump administration’s delays in funding projects for a Department of Energy (DOE) program created significant uncertainty for funding recipients, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) found. All of the projects that were supposed to get funds from the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) eventually got their money. But the review program that the Trump administration undertook for several months last […]

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