Archive for December 7th, 2018

Trump to revoke birthright citizenship

on December 7, 2018, 9:26 AM / in National News, Opinion

This post was sent out 10/30/18 and since Pres. Trump is again talking about this topic I am resending. Here is why this is so timely: https://www.bizpacreview.com/2018/12/06/honduran-woman-reportedly-scales-border-wall-to-give-birth-in-u-s-complains-of-treatmenti-felt-like-a-criminal-700178 Honduran woman reportedly breaches border wall to give birth in U.S., complains of treatment…‘I felt like a criminal’ I posted out a comment on this on the 28th – linking to my posting […]

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Kevin Hart pulls out as Oscars host after backlash over homophobic tweets and jokes

on December 7, 2018, 9:07 AM / in National News, Opinion

NBC loves this persecutionial uprising. More fodder for the Left…  The comedian tweeted that he was dropping out of the gig because he didn’t want to be a “distraction” on Hollywood’s big night. Comedian Kevin Hart on Thursday night said he’s pulling out as host of the Academy Awards after he came under fire for old homophobic tweets and jokes that […]

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University of North Texas Suspends Student for… Gun Ownership??

University of North Texas Suspends Student for… Gun Ownership??

on December 7, 2018, 9:00 AM / in State News

(AmmoLand.com) Brandon Masin is a 25-year-old student at the University of North Texas at Dallas College of Law. He is the founder of the law school’s chapter of The Federalist Society, the only conservative student organization on campus. On the evening of November 20th, 2018, while at an outing hosted by one of his professors for the holiday, Brandon received […]

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French Fries

French Fries

on December 7, 2018, 8:56 AM / in Bedtime Stories

After deadly riots, France has scraped it’s “Carbon Tax”. Many leftists are calling for a Carbon tax here in the U.S. but say little as to how that will ultimately lower CO2s. Will we have to burn down Washington DC? Art by A.F. Branco

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Blaming the Second Amendment for Black Deaths a Tactic for Disarming All

Blaming the Second Amendment for Black Deaths a Tactic for Disarming All

on December 7, 2018, 8:51 AM / in History, Opinion

by David Codrea (Ammoland.com)- “The Thanksgiving tragedy in Hoover, Ala., highlights an American problem: The deaths of black men, legally armed and who have committed no crime, at the hands of police,” The Christian Science Monitor observes. “At a time when the president and guns rights activists have suggested that ‘good guys with guns’ are a solution for stopping mass shooters, some […]

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Every Boy Needs a Strong Man in His Life

Every Boy Needs a Strong Man in His Life

on December 7, 2018, 8:46 AM / in Opinion

by peterheck  |  The Resurgent Fear not the fools that call this patriarchal or toxic masculinity. It’s a truth as old as family itself. Boys need men. I was never into the Rocky movie franchise and so I didn’t make a point to head to the theater and catch the recent release of Creed II. But I did take notice of […]

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House Democrats plan to send Trump aides’ transcripts to Mueller

on December 7, 2018, 8:43 AM / in National News

By Mark Hosenball  |  Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democrats taking control of the U.S. House of Representatives in January plan to send Special Counsel Robert Mueller the transcripts of testimony by some of President Donald Trump’s closest associates so they can be reviewed for evidence and possible falsehoods, said three sources familiar with the matter. Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner, son Donald […]

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DNC CHAIR TOM PEREZ COMPLAINS THAT VOTERS INFLUENCED BY CHURCH

DNC CHAIR TOM PEREZ COMPLAINS THAT VOTERS INFLUENCED BY CHURCH

on December 7, 2018, 8:02 AM / in National News

Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chair Tom Perez on Wednesday complained that voters are influenced by what they hear in church on Sundays. Perez claimed that Republicans have an advantage because “people buy” what they hear at church. “And we all have to make sure that we’re fluent in what’s happening across our ecosystem so we can come to each other’s defense […]

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Who Lost the World Bush 41 Left Behind?

Who Lost the World Bush 41 Left Behind?

on December 7, 2018, 7:39 AM / in Opinion

George H.W. Bush was America’s closer. Called in to pitch the final innings of the Cold War, Bush 41 presided masterfully over the fall of the Berlin Wall, the unification of Germany, the liberation of 100 million Eastern Europeans and the dissolution of the Soviet Union into 15 independent nations. History’s assignment complete, Bush 41 was retired. And what happened […]

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ODE TO KEROSENE: IT TOOK US TO THE MOON

ODE TO KEROSENE: IT TOOK US TO THE MOON

on December 7, 2018, 7:36 AM / in History

By Bob Berman  |   The Old Farmers Almanac  In some rural areas, folks heat their homes with oil. Some buy kerosene, which is similar but a bit more refined. They use it during the coldest months because it doesn’t gel in the lines. The rest of us fondly remember kerosene for all the times we used a Coleman lantern when camping. It […]

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U.S. Fears Iran Planning ‘Massive Regional War’ in Middle East

U.S. Fears Iran Planning ‘Massive Regional War’ in Middle East

on December 7, 2018, 7:34 AM / in National News

By Adam Kredo  |  Washington Free Press The Trump administration disclosed that Iran is behind the construction of several underground tunnels leading into Israel that Hezbollah militants and other terror forces have been using to conduct attacks, according to multiple U.S. officials who spoke to the Washington Free Beacon and communicated fears that Tehran is preparing to lead a “massive regional war.” The […]

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FEDS SPEND $149,631 TO DETERMINE HOW RANCHERS ‘PERCEIVE AND COMMUNICATE’ ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE

FEDS SPEND $149,631 TO DETERMINE HOW RANCHERS ‘PERCEIVE AND COMMUNICATE’ ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE

on December 7, 2018, 7:31 AM / in National News

BY: Elizabeth Harrington  |   Washington Free Beacon The U.S. Department of Agriculture is spending roughly $150,000 to find out how ranchers “perceive and communicate” about global warming. The Boise State University study is attempting to convince ranchers to take action on climate change through a “behavioral field experiment” that will test ranchers reactions to different “framings” of climate change. “Rangelands, and […]

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France, bracing for more protests, will close Eiffel Tower

on December 7, 2018, 7:13 AM / in International News

French authorities said Thursday they would close the Eiffel Tower and other Paris tourism landmarks and deploy 89,000 police nationwide on Saturday to prevent a fourth weekend of protests over taxes and high living costs from spiraling into violence. About 8,000 extra security personnel will fan out in Paris alone. Rioters last weekend torched cars and looted shops along the […]

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Mueller team to reveal details on Manafort and Cohen

Mueller team to reveal details on Manafort and Cohen

on December 7, 2018, 7:11 AM / in National News

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team is due to reveal new details on its Russia investigation with the filing of two important documents on Friday: a sentencing memo for President Trump’s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen and a report explaining the alleged “crimes and lies” of Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort. Last week, Mueller’s office accused Manafort of breaching a […]

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Give Hope This Holiday Season

Give Hope This Holiday Season

on December 7, 2018, 7:04 AM / in Announcements

Cancer doesn’t care what time of year it is.  While most of us will be celebrating together with our families, many of our children and their families won’t be able to go home for the holidays — they’ll be at St. Jude fighting for their lives. But every child deserves a wonderful holiday celebration. That’s why St. Jude goes above and beyond […]

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Saint Nicholas

Saint Nicholas

on December 7, 2018, 6:48 AM / in History

St. Nicholas was the most popular Greek Orthodox Saint, equivalent to St. Patrick in Irish history, or St. Peter in Roman Catholic tradition, Greek Orthodox tradition tells of Saint Nicholas being born around AD 280, the only child of a wealthy, elderly couple who lived in Patara, Asia Minor (present-day Turkey). When his parents died in a plague, Nicholas inherited their wealth. Nicholas generously gave to the poor, but he did so anonymously, as […]

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Mastercard and Microsoft Want to Take Control of Your Identity

Mastercard and Microsoft Want to Take Control of Your Identity

on December 7, 2018, 6:16 AM / in National News, Opinion

Written by  C. Mitchell Shaw   Concerned about privacy being eroded by Big Brother? Forget National I.D. — Mastercard and Microsoft have just unveiled a plan to aggregate people’s personal information and cobble it together into “digital identities” to relieve the “huge burden” placed on individuals who need to prove they are who they say they are. According to a joint press […]

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Mid-Victorian Tree

Mid-Victorian Tree

on December 7, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

In 1850’s Lauscha began to produce fancy shaped glass bead garlands for the trees, and short garlands made from necklace ‘bugles’ and beads. These were readily available in Germany but not produced in sufficient quantities to export to Britain. The Rauschgoldengel was a common sight. Literally, ‘Tingled-angel’, bought from the Thuringian Christmas markets, and dressed in pure gilded tin. The […]

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12-7-41

on December 7, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Thursday, December 7, 2018. Whatever is happening today in our nation’s fractious capital, or in violent hotspots around the world, today’s date is a reminder that this country has experienced truly dark and frightening days and that we saw our way through even if it took a long time. For Americans living on this date 76 years […]

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Christmas Quote December 7th

Christmas Quote December 7th

on December 7, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Christmas, my child, is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give, it’s Christmas. Dale Evans Dale Evans was an American writer, film star and singer-songwriter. She was the second wife of singing cowboy Roy Rogers. At age 14, she eloped with her first husband, Thomas F. Fox, to whom she bore one son, Thomas F. Fox, […]

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