Archive for August 18th, 2018

Love Runs Through It

Love Runs Through It

on August 18, 2018, 8:59 AM / in History, People

Good morning, it’s Friday, August 18, 2017. I’m taking a week’s hiatus from this daily newsletter, and will be back in the saddle on August 28. My sidekick, RCP copy chief Tom Kavanagh, will send out next week’s emails touting the original coverage on our pages, but you’ll have to make do without the daily history lesson until then. Yesterday, […]

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Will the Next Governor Challenge the Prevailing Myth?

Will the Next Governor Challenge the Prevailing Myth?

on August 18, 2018, 6:58 AM / in Opinion, State News

By David Fowler  |   FACT As I was writing a brief last week for the Tennessee Supreme Court, I couldn’t believe some of what I said as my thoughts flowed through the keyboard and onto the page. What I wrote exposes a great myth held by a majority within our society, and I suspect the next governor will have to […]

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Trump To Make The ‘Biggest Change To The Legal Immigration System In Decades’ 20 MILLION AFFECTED

on August 18, 2018, 6:54 AM / in National News

I have been *absent* this week for many reasons –  mainly it seems that too many folks prefer to just read of listen to the MSM talk than to actually stand up and DO WHAT NEEDS TO BE DONE.  The same issues just keep being repeated – over and over –  and the same politicians who block real constitutional action […]

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While Trying to Kill a Family’s Dog, Cop Shoots 11-year-old Boy Instead

on August 18, 2018, 6:50 AM / in National News, State News

A California cop feared for his life when a child’s dog came to the door, so he opened fire and his bullet hit an 11-year-old boy. San Bernardino, CA — Once again, a cop’s fear of a dog has put others in harm’s way, and, once again, an innocent person was hurt. This time, an 11-year-old boy was struck by a […]

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Can America Ever Come Together Again?

Can America Ever Come Together Again?

on August 18, 2018, 6:41 AM / in Opinion

If ex-CIA Director John Brennan did to Andrew Jackson what he did to Donald Trump, he would have lost a lot more than his security clearance. He would have been challenged to a duel and shot. “Trump’s … performance in Helsinki,” Brennan had said, “exceeds the threshold of ‘high crimes & misdemeanors.’ It was … treasonous.” Why should the president […]

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I.C.E Training Collaboration with US Concealed Carry Association

I.C.E Training Collaboration with US Concealed Carry Association

on August 18, 2018, 6:35 AM / in National News

By Rob Pincus USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- We first first announced the collaboration with USCCA in June of 2017 after running some of their leadership through an early version of the instructor development process over the preceding Memorial Day Weekend. The announcement was made amidst a fair amount of turmoil in the training community over their being ousted from the NRA Convention and that organization’s announcement […]

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Respect Your Parents In Their Old Age – Heart Touching Story

Respect Your Parents In Their Old Age – Heart Touching Story

on August 18, 2018, 6:27 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Special thanks to Wes for this story   An 80 year old man was sitting on the sofa in his house along with his 45 years old highly educated son. Suddenly a crow perched on their window. The Father asked his Son, “What is this?” The Son replied “It is a crow”. After a few minutes, the Father asked his […]

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Tammy Baldwin to Attend Hamptons Fundraiser Hosted by Corporate Executive

Tammy Baldwin to Attend Hamptons Fundraiser Hosted by Corporate Executive

on August 18, 2018, 6:17 AM / in State News

By Joe Schoffstall  |   Washington Free Beacon Baldwin sponsored legislation this year directed at corporate executives Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D., Wisc.) is slated to appear at a Hamptons fundraiser this weekend hosted by a corporate executive despite the first-term senator decrying top corporate personnel for actions such as stock buybacks. Baldwin, who is facing Republican Leah Vukmir this November, on […]

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Thought For Today

on August 18, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“I think the best way of doing good to the poor, is not making them easy in poverty, but leading or driving them out of it. In my youth I travelled much, and I observed in different countries, that the more public provisions were made for the poor, the less they provided for themselves, and of course became poorer. And, […]

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That Thing You Do

That Thing You Do

on August 18, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

The people of Judah were victorious because they relied on the Lord, the God of their ancestors. 2 Chronicles 13:18 As the convoy waited to roll out, a young marine rapped urgently on the window of his team leader’s vehicle. Irritated, the sergeant rolled down his window. “What?” “You gotta do that thing,” the marine said. “What thing?” asked the […]

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August 18th in History

August 18th in History

on August 18, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

August 18 is the 230th day of the year (231st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 135 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Arbor Day (Pakistan) Armed Forces Day (Macedonia) Birthday of Virginia Dare (Roanoke Island) Christian Feast Day: Agapitus of Palestrina Alberto Hurtado Fiacre Helena of Constantinople (Roman Catholic Church) William Porcher DuBose […]

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