Archive for May 12th, 2018

Nashville drops campaign to host 2020 Republican National Convention

Nashville drops campaign to host 2020 Republican National Convention

on May 12, 2018, 7:46 AM / in State News

by Michael Collins, USA TODAY NETWORK The Republican National Convention won’t be coming to Nashville in 2020. The Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp. confirmed Friday it has notified the Republican National Committee that it will not be submitting a bid to host the GOP gathering. “After extensive review of the RFP — due to available dates and necessary space — our […]

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Construction continues on Highland Roundabout

on May 12, 2018, 7:42 AM / in Local News

The greatest joke in the city of Jackson is the roundabout. When construction on the North Highland Roundabout is completed later this year, it will have a great impact on downtown Jackson, Mayor Jerry Gist said. “Some people are concerned about not being able to navigate it, but once it’s constructed they will see how efficient a roundabout is, and […]

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Mueller’s Politically Charged Corruption And Partisan Special Counse

on May 12, 2018, 7:26 AM / in National News, Opinion

FREEDOM in America.  I remember being furious when it was announced the JFK would have LBJ as his VP.  I had the same thoughts when Reagan was told to name Bush Sr as his VP.  I didn’t trust George H.W. Bush anymore than I trusted LBJ.  To me they both came from the same SWAMP CONTAMINATION.  My thoughts have not […]

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Speaker Ryan Splits From President Trump Over Amnesty

Speaker Ryan Splits From President Trump Over Amnesty

on May 12, 2018, 7:16 AM / in National News

Lyin’ Ryan should be Fryin’ – he should be sitting on the HOT HOT seat until it burns his *bottom* lie. The camo he has been wearing (wearing the GOP label) is now being exposed – he really is a RINO and he is a major swamp creature – with his cohort McConnell. It is one thing for Pres. Trump […]

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JUDGE AWARDS $3.5 Million To Tea Party Groups Obama’s IRS Targeted

on May 12, 2018, 7:11 AM / in National News

100 Percent Fedup Does anyone care that we, the taxpayer will be responsible for paying back $3.5 million to American citizens that Obama’s IRS targeted because of their political affiliation? US News – A federal judge Wednesday gave preliminary approval to a $3.5 million settlement of a lawsuit against the IRS over alleged targeting of tea party groups and other conservative […]

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Madison County Republican Party Meeting

Madison County Republican Party Meeting

on May 12, 2018, 7:06 AM / in Announcements

Please note the meeting venue.  This location is just off of Highland Ave, downtown, beside The Lift.  We will meet in the covered patio area.  (216 N. Shannon Street). Our monthly meeting will be as follows: Date:  May 14, 2018 Day: Monday Time:  11:15 am Place:  Blacksmith Restaurant Speakers:  All new primary winners for the county commission have been invited: […]

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The Ant and the Grasshopper

The Ant and the Grasshopper

on May 12, 2018, 7:01 AM / in Bedtime Stories

You know the story… and probably know the second one…. What surprises us is we have never published it before…… This new one is a little different … Two Different Versions … Two Different Morals. OLD VERSION The ant works hard in the withering heat all summer long, building his house and laying up supplies for the winter. The grasshopper thinks the […]

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CNN, MSNBC Have Given Stormy Daniels Lawyer Michael Avenatti $175 Million in Earned Media

CNN, MSNBC Have Given Stormy Daniels Lawyer Michael Avenatti $175 Million in Earned Media

on May 12, 2018, 7:00 AM / in National News

by David Rutz   |   Washington Free Beacon Stormy Daniels attorney Michael Avenatti has earned nearly $175 million in free media during his appearances on cable outlets MSNBC and CNN over the past two months, a Washington Free Beacon analysis shows. Daniels, a porn actress whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, claims she slept with President Donald Trump in 2006 and received a $130,000 […]

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Lawrence County sheriff, captain under arrest for misconduct

Lawrence County sheriff, captain under arrest for misconduct

on May 12, 2018, 6:48 AM / in State News

By JAMES BENNETT  |   Columbia Daily Herald  Lawrence County Sheriff Jimmy Brown and Capt. Adam Brewer were arrested Thursday after being indicted by a grand jury on charges of misconduct. The 71-year-old Brown was booked into his own Lawrence County jail, charged with two counts of official misconduct and one count each of use of inmate labor for personal gain […]

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Congress killed NASA’s Carbon Monitoring System in spending omnibus

Congress killed NASA’s Carbon Monitoring System in spending omnibus

on May 12, 2018, 6:44 AM / in National News

[Ed. – Fans of the Paris accord are pretty upset about this.  Eric Worrall said the NASA system merely duplicates a European monitoring system, in a post over at WUWT, but he doesn’t have a link on that.  Maybe one of our readers knows.  In any case, the real problem here for warmists is that without measurements that Americans buy into, […]

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American Minute with Bill Federer Irving Berlin “God Bless America!”

American Minute with Bill Federer Irving Berlin “God Bless America!”

on May 12, 2018, 6:39 AM / in History

T he son of a rabbi, he was born MAY 11, 1888. At 4-years-old, he immigrated with his family from Russia to New York. Falling in love with America, he served as a U.S. infantry sergeant in World War I. He later wrote some of the nation’s most popular songs, including: “I’m Dreaming of a White Christmas”; “Remember”; “Always”; “Alexander’s Ragtime Band”; “There’s No Business like Show […]

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Colonization By Indian Leftists—The Downside Of “Merit-Based Immigration”

Colonization By Indian Leftists—The Downside Of “Merit-Based Immigration”

on May 12, 2018, 6:38 AM / in Opinion

by Jesse Mossman  |   Vdare See earlier by Thomas O. Meehan: Diversity Is Strength! It’s also…Degraded Hiring Standards And Indian Professional Ethics “Merit-based immigration” is seen as the gold standard of immigration reform by many Republicans and conservative policy wonks. But it could lead to their political ruin. We already have a clear window into what a merit-based policy could bring to the political […]

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Many of you can remember when John Mccain selected Sarah Palin to be his running mate.

on May 12, 2018, 6:30 AM / in National News, Opinion

by STEVEN AHLE   |   Steadfast & Loyal His campaign was sinking faster than a lead balloon, but it got a major jolt when Sarah Palin joined the ticket, She was so much more popular than McCain and they were a mere two points behind going into the national convention. McCain’s lackluster performance at the convention became the theme for his […]

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Russian Nuclear Bombers Intercepted Near Alaska

Russian Nuclear Bombers Intercepted Near Alaska

on May 12, 2018, 6:23 AM / in National News

F-22s shadow two Bear H bombers over Aleutian Islands By Bill Gertz  |   Washington Free Beacon Russian nuclear forces dispatch two strategic bombers into the air defense zone near Alaska on Friday and the aircraft were intercepted by American F-22 jets, the U.S. Northern Command said. Two Tu-95 Bear bombers intruded into the 200-mile Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) over the […]

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Manhattan Club

Manhattan Club

on May 12, 2018, 6:20 AM / in Bedtime Stories

A guy goes into a bar in New York where all the bartenders are robots. The guy sits down at the bar and the robot asks: “What will you have? The guy replies, “Whiskey.” The robot brings back his drink and asks, “What’s your IQ?” The guy says, “168” The robot talks about physics, space exploration, and medical technology. After […]

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Ambassador of Love

Ambassador of Love

on May 12, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Read: John 3:9-21 | Bible in a Year: 2 Kings 15–16; John 3:1-18 For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through him. John 3:17 In my work as a chaplain, some people occasionally ask if I am willing to give them some additional spiritual help. While I’m happy […]

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May 12th in History

May 12th in History

on May 12, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

May 12 is the 132nd day of the year (133rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 233 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays 2nd Amendment Day (Pennsylvania, United States) Christian feast day: Blessed Imelda Blessed Joan of Portugal Crispoldus Dominic de la Calzada Epiphanius of Salamis Gregory Dix (Church of England) Modoald Nereus, Achilleus, […]

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