Archive for October 13th, 2018

An interesting position to be in…..

on October 13, 2018, 7:42 AM / in History

“The Federal Reserve … is in the position of the chaperone who has ordered the punch bowl removed just when the party was really warming up.”  William McChesney Martin, the ninth and longest running Chairman of the Federal Reserve

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It’s Saturday, Enjoy!

It’s Saturday, Enjoy!

on October 13, 2018, 7:40 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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Doc Removed Showing Harley Rouda’s Support for ‘Medicare for All,’ Reparations

Doc Removed Showing Harley Rouda’s Support for ‘Medicare for All,’ Reparations

on October 13, 2018, 7:29 AM / in State News

Rouda’s questionnaire was linked on Progressive Democrats of America’s website By Joe Schoffstall  |  Washington Free Beacon A link to a questionnaire completed by Democratic candidate Harley Rouda that showed his support for ‘Medicare for All’ and reparations for slavery has been scrubbed from the website of a far-left group. Rouda, who is running in California’s toss-up 48th congressional district against […]

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80% of Americans Are Concerned About Political Correctness. But There’s More.

80% of Americans Are Concerned About Political Correctness. But There’s More.

on October 13, 2018, 7:02 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Stacey Lennox  |   The Resurgent Group More In Common Releases a study about the political climate in the U.S. Big headlines today about 80% of Americans being concerned about political correctness. That is just one metric in a very broad study about the political climate in the U.S. And frankly, one of the least interesting things about it. An initiative […]

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Congress Must Stop the Internet Sales Tax Mugging of Small Businesses and Jobs

Congress Must Stop the Internet Sales Tax Mugging of Small Businesses and Jobs

on October 13, 2018, 6:52 AM / in Opinion

By Ken Blackwell  |   TownHall Americans from coast to coast enjoy purchasing goods on the internet. It’s comfortable, convenient, and the product is delivered right to your doorstep. Online shopping makes it possible for people to buy products from states clear on the other side of the country and, in many cases, to find unique or difficult-to-find items. This boom […]

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O’Rourke faces pivotal point in Texas battle with Cruz

O’Rourke faces pivotal point in Texas battle with Cruz

on October 13, 2018, 6:49 AM / in National News, State News

BY LISA HAGEN  |  The Hill Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-Texas) is facing a pivotal moment in his upstart fight to defeat GOP Sen. Ted Cruz. O’Rourke shattered fundraising records with a stunning $38.1 million haul between July and September — the largest quarterly haul in U.S. Senate history and more than tripling Cruz’s $12 million. It was a sensational fundraising number that has exceeded […]

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Second Amendment Rights Under Assault in Upcoming Midterm Elections

Second Amendment Rights Under Assault in Upcoming Midterm Elections

on October 13, 2018, 6:32 AM / in Opinion

As the November elections approach, USCCA President and Founder Tim Schmidt is urging supporters of the Second Amendment to stay engaged politically and show up to the polls in November, particularly as anti-gun, liberal billionaires like former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg are spending millions of dollars to mislead voters and attack candidates who support the Constitution. The Bloomberg-funded, […]

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Having Reservations

Having Reservations

on October 13, 2018, 6:26 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Art by A.F. Branco The oh-so tolerant left has now become a dangerous mob running Republicans and Conservative Americans out of restaurants and cornering them in elevators.

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All Welcome!

All Welcome!

on October 13, 2018, 6:06 AM / in Religion

I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.  Luke 5:32 The much-prayed-for film night at the church youth club had finally arrived. Posters had been displayed all around the village and pizzas were warming in the oven. Steve, the youth pastor, hoped that the film—about gang members in New York who were brought face-to-face with the […]

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Quote for Today

on October 13, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

“[W]e should ever lose sight of the danger to our liberties if anything partial or extraneous should infect the purity of our free, fair, virtuous, and independent elections. If an election is to be determined by a majority of a single vote, and that can be procured by a party through artifice or corruption, the Government may be the choice […]

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October 13th in History

October 13th in History

on October 13, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

October 13th is the 286th day of the year (287th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 79 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian Feast Day: Blessed Alexandrina of Balasar Edward the Confessor (translation) Gerald of Aurillac Our Lady of Fátima Theophilus of Antioch October 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Fontanalia, in honor of Fontus. (Roman […]

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Near Miss

Near Miss

on October 13, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

The Earth-grazing meteoroid of 13 October 1990 entered the atmosphere aboveCzechoslovakia and Poland and, after 9.8 seconds, returned to space. Named EN131090, the 44-kilogram (97 lb) meteoroid was observed travelling 409 kilometres (254 mi) at a speed of 42 km/s (26 mi/s …. 93,600 miles per hour) by cameras of the European Fireball Network. Its apparent magnitude peaked at −6.3, several times brighter than Venus‘s […]

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