Archive for January 12th, 2019

A Few Hours From Where Acosta Said There’s No Crisis: 21 Dead In Grisly Mexican Gang Battle

on January 12, 2019, 7:10 AM / in International News, National News

What a sadly perfect example of why we need to build the border wall. Mexican authorities said that near the border town of Miguel Aleman 21 bodies have been found in the northern Mexico border state of Tamaulipas in what appears to have been a clash between rival drug gangs. See, no problem there. A Few Hours From Where Acosta […]

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School Choice Survives Another Lawsuit

School Choice Survives Another Lawsuit

on January 12, 2019, 6:47 AM / in State News

Editor’s Note: The story below does not mean we favor school choice except as private choice by parents or parent. We interpret the use of governmental school as a means to change the procedures and policies of private education systems therefore interfering in an already difficult situation, the education of children. You have to remember that educational dollars dollars that […]

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Pro-LGBT priest retained as House chaplain by Democrats

Pro-LGBT priest retained as House chaplain by Democrats

on January 12, 2019, 6:35 AM / in National News

(LifeSiteNews) — A Catholic priest who once earned the ire of former Speaker of the House Paul Ryan will retain his post as chaplain of the U.S. House of Representatives after members of Congress, with Democrats now holding a majority of seats, voted January 3 to keep Fr. Patrick J. Conroy SJ as chaplain for the next two years as the 116th […]

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A Painful Lesson from the Jeff Bezos Divorce

A Painful Lesson from the Jeff Bezos Divorce

on January 12, 2019, 6:30 AM / in Opinion

By Michael Brown  |   TownHall This is not a slam on Jeff Bezos, either explicitly or implicitly. This is not an attack on the rich. Or on liberals. Or on any other group of people. All kinds of people have marital problems. Evangelical Christians commit adultery. Conservatives divorce and remarry. Poor people experience broken homes. All this is self-evident and needs […]

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The Left’s Strategy to Disarm America

The Left’s Strategy to Disarm America

on January 12, 2019, 6:16 AM / in Opinion

By Allen West If you cherish your individual freedom and liberty, please read this entire missive, and share its warning. This last week was the National Rifle Association (NRA) winter board meeting. As you should know by now, reading these pages, the NRA is the nation’s oldest civil rights organization, founded in 1871 in New York to improve rifle marksmanship. […]

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Hypocrat Tears

Hypocrat Tears

on January 12, 2019, 6:11 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Art by A.F. Branco

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Trump’s Support for USMCA to Pay for Wall Is Too High a Price

Trump’s Support for USMCA to Pay for Wall Is Too High a Price

on January 12, 2019, 6:09 AM / in National News, Opinion

by  Steve Byas When Donald Trump was holding his highly popular rallies around the country in his ultimately successful bid for president in 2016, one of his most famous lines was that he would build a wall on our southern border, and he would make Mexico “pay for it.” While almost everyone took Trump seriously that he would do everything he […]

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Bull Market Could Run for 10 More Years; Tariffs Are Helping

Bull Market Could Run for 10 More Years; Tariffs Are Helping

on January 12, 2019, 6:03 AM / in National News

Jeffrey Vinik, one of America’s most successful hedge-fund operators, told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on Thursday that he thinks the current bull market in stocks will run another 10 years. Furthermore, Vinik sees such opportunity in stocks that reflects the thriving U.S. economy that he’s reopening the hedge fund that he closed in 2013. Vinik managed Fidelity’s Magellan Fund from 1992 to […]

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Choose To Feel

Choose To Feel

on January 12, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

My heart churns within Me; My sympathy is stirred. —Hosea 11:8 As I considered those words, I noticed the billboards I was passing. They urged me to choose things that would keep me from feeling—alcohol to deaden emotional pain; fat-laden food to alleviate feelings of emptiness; luxury cars and other expensive items to lessen feelings of worthlessness. Many of the […]

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Hold On!

Hold On!

on January 12, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

I am coming soon. Hold on to what you have.  Revelation 3:11 A cowboy friend of mine who grew up on a ranch in Texas has a number of colorful sayings. One of my favorites is “It don’t take much water to make good coffee.” And when someone ropes a steer too big to handle or is in some kind […]

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January 12th in History

January 12th in History

on January 12, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

January 12 is the 12th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 353 days remaining until the end of the year (354 in leap years). Holidays Christian feast day: Aelred of Rievaulx Benedict Biscop Tatiana January 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Earliest day on which Lee–Jackson Day can fall while January 18 is the latest, celebrated on the […]

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The Monster

The Monster

on January 12, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

The Monster is an 1898 novella by American author Stephen Crane (1871–1900), a study of prejudice, fear and isolation in a small town. In the fictional Whilomville, New York, an African-American coachman named Henry Johnson, who is employed by the town’s physician, Dr. Trescott, becomes horribly disfigured after he saves Trescott’s son from a fire. When Henry is branded a […]

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American Minute Burke on French Revolution “What is liberty without virtue? It is madness, without restraint!”; “All that is necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing”-Edmund Burke, British Statesman

American Minute Burke on French Revolution “What is liberty without virtue? It is madness, without restraint!”; “All that is necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing”-Edmund Burke, British Statesman

on January 12, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

“ALL that is necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing.” This famous quote was from British statesman Edmund Burke, who was born JANUARY 12, 1729. He was considered the most influential orator in the House of Commons. Edmund Burke stands out in history because as a member of the British Parliament, he defended the rights of the American colonies and strongly […]

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