Archive for September, 2018

Kavanaugh Accuser Getting Serious Cash from Allegations, Over $700k After Hearing

Kavanaugh Accuser Getting Serious Cash from Allegations, Over $700k After Hearing

on September 30, 2018, 7:21 AM / in National News

BY CILLIAN ZEAL  |  Conservative Tribune Brett Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford has been making serious money off of crowdfunding since Thursday’s hearings, with nearly $700,000 from just two of 17 separate accounts on GoFundMe. “During Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, under questioning about how she was paying security and legal costs, Ford said some of it could […]

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Death toll from Indonesia tsunami soars to 832

on September 30, 2018, 7:18 AM / in International News

The death toll in Indonesia’s earthquake and tsunami has climbed to 832, the country’s disaster agency said early Sunday. Many people were reported trapped in the rubble of buildings brought down in the 7.5 magnitude earthquake which triggered waves as high as 20 feet, agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho told a news conference. The city of Palu, which has more than 380,000 people, […]

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Christianity Has Become A Janitorial Service

Christianity Has Become A Janitorial Service

on September 30, 2018, 7:17 AM / in Opinion

News With Views How are Christians only glorified janitors? Consider that Christians and the churches they call their spiritual homes spend untold amounts of time, energy, and finances on addiction recovery programs, counseling confused people about marriage, sexuality, interpersonal relationships, parenting, and every sort of life issue imaginable. There is even an army of “life coaches” that offer their services […]

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Call the Roll on Kavanaugh

Call the Roll on Kavanaugh

on September 30, 2018, 7:09 AM / in National News, Opinion

It’s time to see where each senator stands BY: Matthew Continetti  |  Washington Free Beacon The Democratic strategy toward Judge Brett Kavanaugh has been apparent since September 4. Within minutes of Chuck Grassley calling the Judiciary Committee to order, Democrats began to interrupt him. They wanted to delay the hearing until their demands for documents had been met. They managed to […]

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Tesla’s Musk settles with SEC, paying $20M fine and resigning as chairman

Tesla’s Musk settles with SEC, paying $20M fine and resigning as chairman

on September 30, 2018, 7:07 AM / in National News

Columbia Daily Herald  Tesla chief executive Elon Musk agreed on Saturday to step down as chairman of the electric car maker he founded, an unexpected resolution to a lawsuit filed by the Securities and Exchange Commission 48 hours earlier that threatened to throw Tesla into unprecedented chaos. The SEC sued Musk on Thursday for allegedly lying to investors when he […]

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Bad Trump Bill $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$

on September 30, 2018, 6:55 AM / in National News, Opinion

But alas, Trump flip-flopped from his earlier promi$e$ ~ Remember back in March when President Donald Trump said he’d never sign one of those insane spending bills again?  Well he did on Friday while the media circus was focused on the Kavanaugh charade. https://reason.com/blog/2018/09/27/rep-justin-amash-slams-pathetic-spending Many of my conservative friends blast their state and local government officials for insane out-of-control tax and spending but give Donald […]

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Baked Mac and Cheese

Baked Mac and Cheese

on September 30, 2018, 6:36 AM / in Food

From the Kitchen of…Rebecca Longshore “I love how my Grandmother Howard’s mac and cheese has a crunchy, cheesy crust over a creamy center.” The key to Rebecca’s grandmother’s dish was evaporated milk. We added a surprise ingredient, canola mayonnaise, to make things extra creamy. Ingredients 10 ounce uncooked large elbow macaroni 1/2 cup canola mayonnaise 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour 1 […]

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Ross: On Freedom of Speech (Twelve Steps to Happiness)

Ross: On Freedom of Speech (Twelve Steps to Happiness)

on September 30, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, National News, Opinion

“The truth will set you free, but first it will piss you off.” ~ Joe Klaas When I write these commentaries it is never my intent, nor has it ever been, to piss people off. That said, I know that the things I say, do in fact, piss many people off; and, quite possibly, harbor ill will towards me. Although […]

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Bad Faith, Good Faith

Bad Faith, Good Faith

on September 30, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

[Abraham] did not waver through unbelief regarding the promise of God, but was strengthened in his faith and gave glory to God. Romans 4:20 “You gotta have faith,” people say. But what does that mean? Is any faith good faith? “Believe in yourself and all that you are,” wrote one positive thinker a century ago. “Know that there is something inside […]

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September 30th in History

September 30th in History

on September 30, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

September 30 is the 273rd day of the year (274th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 92 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Agricultural Reform (Nationalization) Day (São Tomé and Príncipe) Birth of Morelos (Mexico) Blasphemy Day (United States, Canada, other countries) Christian Feast Day: Gregory the Illuminator Honorius of Canterbury Jerome September 30 […]

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Birthdays for September 30th

Birthdays for September 30th

on September 30, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

1207 – Rumi, Persian mystic and poet (d. 1273) 1227 – Pope Nicholas IV (d. 1292) 1530 – Geronimo Mercuriali, Italian philologist and physician (d. 1606) 1550 – Michael Maestlin, German mathematician (d. 1631) 1710 – John Russell, 4th Duke of Bedford, English politician (d. 1771) 1765 – José María Morelos, Mexican rebel leader (d. 1815) 1800 – Decimus Burton, […]

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The Divorce

on September 29, 2018, 7:35 AM / in Bedtime Stories

A judge was interviewing a woman regarding her pending divorce, and asked, “What are the grounds for your divorce?” She replied, “About four acres and a nice little home in the middle of the property with a stream running by.” “No,” he said, “I mean what is the foundation of this case?” “It is made of concrete, brick, and mortar,” […]

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Records Show Dr. Ford Is Not A Licensed Psychologist, May Have Committed Perjury

Records Show Dr. Ford Is Not A Licensed Psychologist, May Have Committed Perjury

on September 29, 2018, 7:25 AM / in National News

Testifying under oath before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Christine Blasey Ford identified herself as a ‘psychologist,’ but records indict this is a false statement under California law. Someone at Stanford University also appears to have caught the blunder and edited Ford’s faculty page. Just one sentence into her sworn testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee regarding allegations of sexual assault […]

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A DRESS REHEARSAL FOR IMPEACHMENT

on September 29, 2018, 7:16 AM / in Opinion

Pat Buchanan: The assault on Kavanaugh is the playbook for what is planned for Trump Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court was approved on an 11-10 party-line vote Friday in the Senate Judiciary Committee. Yet his confirmation is not assured. Sen. Jeff Flake, Republican of Arizona, has demanded and gotten as the price of his vote on the […]

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Manifest Destiny: According to most people on the left, all white males are predators and all women are victims.

Manifest Destiny: According to most people on the left, all white males are predators and all women are victims.

on September 29, 2018, 6:53 AM / in Bedtime Stories

by A.F. Branco

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Reasons to Not Get Your Concealed Carry Permit

Reasons to Not Get Your Concealed Carry Permit

on September 29, 2018, 6:51 AM / in Opinion

by Rob Morse  |  Ammoland.com You’ve finally convinced me. You’re right. You shouldn’t get your concealed carry permit. We’ve all heard the justifications. I was going to call them bad reasons or excuses, but that is judgemental. I’ll simply present the justifications we hear for not getting a concealed carry permit. You can decide for yourself if they are good reasons or […]

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ANOTHER WEEK DELAY, ANOTHER FBI PROBE

on September 29, 2018, 6:42 AM / in Opinion

Why is it that Chuck Grassley always seems to err on the Liberal Globalist side?  It is beginning to look deliberate with a side of extreme subtle, but nobody is that old, senile or just plain stupid. So Little freak Jeff Flake (what a perfect name) gets the Senate committee that just pre-confirmed Kavanaugh to allow for a one-week FBI […]

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Gang-Rape Accuser’s Story Too Fantastic to be True?

on September 29, 2018, 6:32 AM / in National News, Opinion

Written by  R. Cort Kirkwood After days of touting a reputed super-witness who would prove Judge Brett Kavanaugh to be a gang rapist, porn lawyer Michael Avenatti offered a woman whose “declaration” does not seem believable. Julie Swetnick claims in a sworn declaration she saw U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and his now-famous friend, conservative writer Mark Judge, along with other boys, incapacitate […]

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Kavanaugh, Graham Expose Democrats: It Was a Hit Job

Kavanaugh, Graham Expose Democrats: It Was a Hit Job

on September 29, 2018, 6:16 AM / in National News, Opinion

Written by  R. Cort Kirkwood When psychology professor Christine Blasey Ford appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee yesterday, she came with one purpose: to repeat her unsubstantiated claim of attempted rape. She cried, and the Democrats “believed.” They tossed softball questions. They attacked not one of the several disputable claims in her story. When the accused, U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett […]

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September 29th in History

September 29th in History

on September 29, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

September 29 is the 272nd day of the year (273rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 93 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Michaelmas, feast of the Archangels Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael. One of the four quarter days in the Irish calendar. (England and Ireland) Rhipsime September 29 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) […]

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