Archive for July 12th, 2018

Two Countries Refuse To Take Back Deportees – Trump Makes Them Immediately Regret It

on July 12, 2018, 4:30 PM / in International News, National News, Opinion

It is my belief that not only should this take place for those nations who refuse to take back their citizens who have ILLEGALLY entered or overstayed in America but that ALL FOREIGN AID they get from US taxpayers be eliminated.  It is time for our TAX DOLLARS to be used for LEGAL AMERICANS and not for those nations or […]

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Federer out, Nadal and Djokovic advance at Wimbledon

Federer out, Nadal and Djokovic advance at Wimbledon

on July 12, 2018, 8:54 AM / in Tennis

Top-seeded Roger Federer was knocked out of Wimbledon on Wednesday, blowing a third-set match point to lose to No. 8 Kevin Anderson 2-6, 6-7 (5), 7-5, 6-4, 13-11. “It was just one of those days where you hope to get by somehow,” said Federer, who last played at No. 1 Court in 2015. “I almost could have. I should have.” […]

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Judge delays Nevada execution after drug company objects to use of its drug

on July 12, 2018, 8:52 AM / in National News

Getting a Little Too Damn Sensitivity  A condemned killer received an 11th-hour reprieve on Wednesday after pharmaceutical company Alvogen sued to block the use of one of its drugs in his lethal injection. A judge ordered a stay of execution after Alvogen argued that the Nevada Corrections Department had obtained the sedative midazolam unlawfully, and that using the product in […]

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Comcast raises bid for Sky to top Fox offer

on July 12, 2018, 8:50 AM / in National News

Comcast on Wednesday hiked its bid for Britain’s Sky pay-TV group to $34 billion, topping the latest offer from Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox. The increase in Comcast’s all-cash offer came less than a day after Fox raised its offer to $32.5 billion, a 12 percent premium over Comcast’s previous offer. Fox has been trying to buy the 61 percent […]

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Papa John’s founder resigns as chairman over N-word use

Papa John’s founder resigns as chairman over N-word use

on July 12, 2018, 8:48 AM / in National News

Sadly Papa John’s founder and former CEO John Schnatter resigned as chairman of the pizza chain’s board on Wednesday after admitting to using a racial slur during a May conference call. Before stepping down, Schnatter acknowledged and apologized for using the N-word in a call with Laundry Service, a marketing agency he hired to bolster his image after a backlash […]

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Judge orders Manafort moved after boast of jail ‘VIP’ treatment

on July 12, 2018, 8:45 AM / in National News

And Now For the Silly News…. A federal judge ordered President Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort moved from a Virginia jail after Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team said in a court filing Wednesday that Manafort had boasted about receiving “VIP” treatment. “On the monitored prison phone calls, Manafort has mentioned that he is being treated like a ‘VIP,’” the […]

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Marvel Announces 2 Openly Gay Heroes Coming to Movie Screens Soon

Marvel Announces 2 Openly Gay Heroes Coming to Movie Screens Soon

on July 12, 2018, 8:41 AM / in National News, Opinion

Speaking of Going A Step Too Far…………… BY BRYAN CHAI  |  Conservative Tribune Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige recently confirmed to The Playlist that not one, but two, openly gay characters would be coming to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Some lauded the decision as a landmark example of diversity in movies. Others have pegged the move as a PR stunt and little else. […]

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Thoreau’s Way

Thoreau’s Way

on July 12, 2018, 8:33 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Thursday, July 12, 2018. At the NATO summit in Europe, Donald Trump has treated Europeans to a rhetorical formulation already known to many Americans. “I’m very consistent,” the 45th U.S. president told a reporter from Croatia. “I’m a very stable genius.” That got me to wondering this morning. Not about Ralph Waldo Emerson’s observation about “foolish consistency” […]

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If you don’t vote, don’t complain……………

on July 12, 2018, 8:28 AM / in State News

“Now more than ever before, the people are responsible for the character of the Congress. If that body be ignorant, reckless, and corrupt, it is because the people tolerate ignorance, recklessness, and corruption. If it be intelligent, brave, and pure, it is because the people demand these high qualities to represent them in the national legislature….If the next centennial does […]

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Gun Rights Groups Sue Calif. Attorney General Xavier Becerra & CA DOJ

Gun Rights Groups Sue Calif. Attorney General Xavier Becerra & CA DOJ

on July 12, 2018, 6:55 AM / in State News

Gun Rights Groups Sue California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, DOJ in New Lawsuit Over “Assault Weapon Registration Disasters” California – -(Ammoland.com)- Today, attorneys for three gun owners and four civil rights organizations filed a new lawsuit and petition for writ of mandate that claims California Attorney General Xavier Becerra and his Department of Justice (DOJ) violated their civil rights protected under the […]

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Crying Wolf, Again

Crying Wolf, Again

on July 12, 2018, 6:53 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Art by A.F. Branco

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PRESSURE BUILDS ON DEMOCRATS TO ATTACK IMMIGRATION ENFORCEMENT

PRESSURE BUILDS ON DEMOCRATS TO ATTACK IMMIGRATION ENFORCEMENT

on July 12, 2018, 6:51 AM / in National News

By Peter Hasson |  The Daily Caller Democrats in Congress are under increasing pressure from the party’s hard left base to endorse attacks on Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), which enforces the nation’s immigration laws. Democrats at the national level are divided on the issue of abolishing ICE. But momentum is on the side of the abolish ICE crowd, thanks in part to months of […]

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Fact Check: Did Brett Kavanaugh Really Say the President is Above the Law?

on July 12, 2018, 6:45 AM / in National News

By Randy DeSoto  |    Western Journal  Democrats, including Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, are promulgating an argument that President Donald Trump chose Circuit Court Judge Brett Kavanaugh to shield himself from special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation. Schumer, Warren and some left-leaning media outlets including The Nation, The Washington Post and NPR point to a 2009 Minnesota law review article in which Kavanaugh advocated […]

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STORMY DANIELS ARRESTED IN OHIO WHILE PERFORMING

on July 12, 2018, 6:31 AM / in National News

Stormy Daniels, the adult film “star” who got extra famous after breaking her NDA and alleging an affair with Donald Trump (YEARS before he became President) has been arrested in Columbus, Ohio.   Her attorney, Michael Avenatti, posted the matter via his Twitter account, saying that he believes the move is politically motivated and “reeks of desperation”. Under Ohio law, an […]

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Ferraro’s Moment

Ferraro’s Moment

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

Good morning, it’s Wednesday, July 12, 2017. Thirty-three years ago today, Walter Mondale chose Rep. Geraldine Ferraro of New York as the Democrats’ vice presidential nominee. If you were on the floor of the Moscone Center in San Francisco a week later when Ferraro addressed the convention, as I was, you couldn’t help but feel the import of the moment. […]

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He Calls Them All By Name…. Dedicated to Dan

He Calls Them All By Name…. Dedicated to Dan

on July 12, 2018, 6:00 AM / in People, Religion

“He calls them all by their names.” – Psalm 147:2-6 Okay, I am talking about the stars here and at my last count we had something close to 80 sextillion stars that we know of – so far. That’s ten times the number of grains of sand on all the beaches and deserts on the planet, just to give you […]

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This Day in History July 12th

This Day in History July 12th

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

July 12 is the 193rd day of the year (194th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 172 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Birthday of the Heir to the Crown of Tonga (Tonga) Christian Feast Day: Blessed Louis Martin and Zélie Martin (parents of St. Thérèse de Lisieux) Hermagoras and Fortunatus Jason of Tarsus […]

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