Archive for September, 2018

Ending the Chronically Homeless

Ending the Chronically Homeless

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

In 2006,  A rather ambitious, and my personal belief a rather misguided project, went underway in Southeast North Carolina (where there must have been a few two many do gooders running around with not enough time on their hands). That program: A 10-year goal: End homelessness An effort to tackle homelessness in Southeastern North Carolina begins today with a meeting of […]

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Who Are the “Naifeh Nine”? Remembering Rep. Steve McDaniel

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

In January of 2005, nine Republicans abandoned their party and voted for Democrat tyrant Jimmie Naifeh for House Speaker. These have since come to be known as the infamous “Naifeh Nine”. For the record they are: Michael Harrison of Treadway Russell Johnson, Loudon Joe McCord, Maryville Steve McDaniel, Parkers Crossroads Bob McKee, Athens Richard Montgomery, Seymour Chris Newton, Benton Doug Overbey, […]

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Samuel Adams

Samuel Adams

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

Crying “No taxation without representation,” he instigated the Stamp Act riots and the Boston Tea Party. After the “Boston Massacre,” he spread Revolutionary sentiment with his network of Committees of Correspondence. Known as “The Father of the American Revolution,” his name was Samuel Adams, born SEPTEMBER 27, 1722. Samuel Adams called for the first Continental Congress and signed the Declaration […]

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Federal judge: Return grizzly bears in Yellowstone to the endangered species list

on September 28, 2018, 8:21 AM / in National News

According to Ballotpedia, U.S. District Judge Dana Christensen, appointed by Barack Obama (D), issued an order on Monday returning grizzly bears in Yellowstone National Park to the endangered species list. Christensen ruled the federal government failed to consider the impact that delisting the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem grizzly would have on other bear populations. He also said the U.S. Fish and […]

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Study: Warming waters fueled 2017 monster storms

Study: Warming waters fueled 2017 monster storms

on September 28, 2018, 8:15 AM / in International News

The intensity of the catastrophic 2017 hurricane season was fueled partly by unusually warm water in the Atlantic Ocean, according to a new study published Thursday in the journal Science. The warmer waters, 0.7 degrees higher than normal over the season, probably contributed to the strength of three monster storms — Harvey, Irma, and Maria — that struck the U.S. […]

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SEC sues Tesla CEO Musk over controversial tweet

on September 28, 2018, 8:11 AM / in National News

The Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday sued Tesla CEO Elon Musk on allegations that he lied to investors when he tweeted that he had secured funding to take the electric-car maker private. The SEC is calling for banning Musk from leading any public company. Musk, who also runs SpaceX and is one of the nation’s most high-profile tech entrepreneurs, […]

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10 Most Divisive Supreme Court Justices in History

10 Most Divisive Supreme Court Justices in History

on September 28, 2018, 8:09 AM / in History

By Brandon Christensen  |   Real Clear History On Sept. 26, 1789, all six of George Washington’s nominations for Supreme Court justices were confirmed by the United States Senate, which marked the beginning of the judicial branch of the newly implemented federal government. While the judicial branch is supposed to be the least democratic and least political of the branches of government, […]

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Hogg Reveals Inner Totalitarian and Wider Democrat Power Struggle

Hogg Reveals Inner Totalitarian and Wider Democrat Power Struggle

on September 28, 2018, 7:54 AM / in National News, Opinion

 by David Codrea  |  Ammoland.com “Dems need to allow young people to seize leadership opportunities like the republicans have with people like Rubio, Ryan etc.,” #Marx… uh… #March for Our Live enfant terrible David Hogg proclaimed in a tweet justifying his criticism of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi as old. “We can go younger.” That he’s itching for power over others is obvious. Believing in […]

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DEMS NEXT STEP: DEMOCRATS PLEDGE TO INVESTIGATE KAVANAUGH, FLOAT IMPEACHMENT IF HE’S CONFIRMED

on September 28, 2018, 7:50 AM / in National News

By Peter Hasson | The Daily Caller Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh might face more political attacks from the left even if he is confirmed. Some Democrats are pledging to investigate him if they retake Congress and are floating the possibility of impeachment. Kavanaugh criticized Democrats on Thursday for turning the confirmation process into a “national disgrace.” Supreme Court nominee […]

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The Kavanaugh nomination

on September 28, 2018, 7:40 AM / in National News

Good Morning, It’s Friday, September 28th 2018 Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee are expected to vote this morning on President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh following an emotional day of testimony on Thursday from Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, who accused him of sexually assaulting her when they were teenagers. Kavanaugh’s consideration by the Judiciary Committee and his […]

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Bill Clinton rape accuser Juanita Broaddrick slams Dems for ‘biggest double standard’ on Kavanaugh

on September 28, 2018, 7:24 AM / in National News

By Adam Shaw | Fox News Juanita Broaddrick, the woman who accused former President Bill Clinton of raping her decades ago, slammed Democrats Thursday for what she called “the biggest double standard I’ve ever seen” in their treatment of sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Broaddrick spoke to the media outside the Senate building where the high-stakes hearing […]

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Libel and Slander and Politics

on September 28, 2018, 7:09 AM / in Opinion

Have we as a nation of intelligent and caring people seemed to have crawled no further than the cave when it comes to accusations, lies and slander. This type of political and personal character assassination has grown as party politics as grown. You would think that men of God would act better than that but it seemed even some of […]

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For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

on September 28, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, Religion

In my Saturday morning listening to The World News Briefing I just have to share it with WGEN readers – especially those who are Believers.  This weeks talk was on the U.N. meetings – and towards the end of the program (around the 35 minute spot)  they really get into what is going on in the Mid East and the […]

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September 28th in History

September 28th in History

on September 28, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

September 28 is the 271st day of the year (272nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 94 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Aaron of Auxerre Annemund Conval Eustochium Exuperius Faustus of Riez Leoba Lorenzo Ruiz Paternus of Auch Richard Rolle, Walter Hilton and Margery Kempe (Episcopal Church (USA)) Simón de […]

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Gods’ Man

Gods’ Man

on September 28, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

Gods’ Man is a wordless novel by American artist Lynd Ward (1905–1985) published in 1929. In 139 captionless woodblock prints it tells the Faustian story of an artist who signs away his soul for a magic paintbrush. It was the first American wordless novel, and is seen as a precursor of, and influence on, the graphic novel. Ward first encountered the wordless novel with Frans Masereel‘s The Sun (1919) while studying […]

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Final Swing

Final Swing

on September 28, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, International News, National News, People, State News

Good morning, it’s Thursday, September 28, 2017. On this date in 1941, Boston Red Sox star Ted Williams had a decision to make: To play or not to play? His team was on the road, about to take the field for a double-header against the Philadelphia Athletics. It was the last day of the season and neither the Red Sox […]

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Liberal heads EXPLODE: Same Leftists who claim “all women must be believed” also insist there’s no such thing as a biological man or woman to begin with

Liberal heads EXPLODE: Same Leftists who claim “all women must be believed” also insist there’s no such thing as a biological man or woman to begin with

on September 27, 2018, 8:34 AM / in Opinion

  by: Mike Adams   (Natural News) According to the logic-deficient Left, any woman who makes an accusation against anyone else must be automatically believed without a shred of evidence to support her accusations. No due process necessary. When a man is accused by a woman, he should be immediately arrested and imprisoned without trial, we’re asked to believe. Yet the very same people […]

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It is Thursday… what else could happen

on September 27, 2018, 8:23 AM / in National News, Opinion

A historic, headline-packed day will take place in a Senate hearing room beginning this morning. President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her in high school, will testify in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee beginning at 9:30 a.m. Unfolding on live television, a Supreme Court seat to succeed […]

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Knife-Wielding Man Attacks Driver, Causes Greyhound Bus To Crash

on September 27, 2018, 8:09 AM / in National News, State News

  Nothing like a gun to subdue violence… FOX TV 2 & 32 reported 08-20-18 in Fountain, Colorado, a Greyhound bus headed to Denver crashed about 7 p.m. on northbound Interstate 25 close to the South Academy overpass. Police said a 47-year-old passenger was threatening the driver and the other 26 passengers with a knife. He gained access into the secured area […]

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EX-BOYFRIEND OF THIRD KAVANAUGH ACCUSER FILED RESTRAINING ORDER AGAINST HER

EX-BOYFRIEND OF THIRD KAVANAUGH ACCUSER FILED RESTRAINING ORDER AGAINST HER

on September 27, 2018, 8:04 AM / in National News

By Chuck Ross  |   The Daily Caller An ex-boyfriend of Julie Swetnick, the third woman to accuse Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct, filed a restraining order against her in Florida in 2001, Politico reported. “She’s not credible. Not at all,” her ex-boyfriend, Richard Vinneccy, told Politico, which broke the news of the restraining order. Vinneccy filed the complaint on March […]

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