Archive for February 17th, 2019

Please don’t whitewash my neighborhood

on February 17, 2019, 8:09 AM / in Opinion

Gabe Hart submitted the following article to Jackson Sun this last week explaining his perception of change and we feel his perception is correct. Some will disagree, some will argue that this is the best thing that has happened to Jackson since lemon aid. We understand their side as well. But there is something deceptive with this type of change […]

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A Tribute to Congressman Walter Jones

A Tribute to Congressman Walter Jones

on February 17, 2019, 7:35 AM / in People

By Former Congressman Jimmy Duncan (TN District 2)  Cumulative Freedom Index Score: 84% I just retired after serving 30 years in the U.S. House of Representatives and 16 years before that as a lawyer and Judge. Of all the great men and women with whom I have worked during my career, Walter Jones was one of the best. There is […]

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Legislative Update, February 16, 2019

Legislative Update, February 16, 2019

on February 17, 2019, 7:24 AM / in State News

Tennessee General Assembly information, click HERE. For information on State Senators, including phone numbers and email addresses, click HERE; for House members, click HERE. For information on legislation, click HERE. Don’t forget that you can now watch the Senate committee meetings and floor sessions online by going HERE; House committee meetings and floor sessions online HERE. Phone calls can go to the legislative Switchboard at 615-741-3011 […]

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‘The Road to Shariadom’ in America

on February 17, 2019, 7:05 AM / in Opinion

Back in 2003 I sounded the alarm to deaf ears  over how CAIR went after Rep. Lois McMahon.  I warned readers back then of the DANGER of this CAIR outfit but few paid attention –  Look at it today.  You can read more on this topic at  https://www.wnd.com/2003/03/17597/ This morning I rec’d an email from Kelleigh Nelson as follows: From: […]

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Heather Nauert withdraws her name from consideration for UN Ambassador job

on February 17, 2019, 7:01 AM / in National News

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert withdrew her name from consideration for the nomination of U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations on Saturday.

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Trump signed but read those who stabbed him in the back

on February 17, 2019, 6:43 AM / in Opinion

Thanks to Cynthia for these two related articles:  share this far and wide and remember it next election. http://82.221.129.208/.xp8.html Trump signed the H.J. Res. 31 bill, with all provisions included. However, he issued this statement: My intro: The bill was such an over-reach of congressional power that it was safe for Trump to sign it, and because it was veto […]

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COVINGTON GIVES A GLIMPSE OF CIVIL WAR TWO

COVINGTON GIVES A GLIMPSE OF CIVIL WAR TWO

on February 17, 2019, 6:31 AM / in Opinion

Many thanks to Steve and Mike for sending this to WGEN for posting.  If any of you think this mess in government is going to be *fixed* make an appointment with a good mental health doctor. Please read this all the way to the end.  You will not look at things the same way again – not if you are […]

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Key Facts About George Washington

Key Facts About George Washington

on February 17, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

General of the Continental Army: June 15, 1775 to December 23, 1783 President of the United States: April 30, 1789 to March 4, 1797 BIRTH DATE: 1732 at Pope’s Creek, Virginia DEATH DATE: 1799 at Mount Vernon, Virginia (Age 67) HEIGHT: 6′ 2″ (1.879m) WEIGHT: 174lbs (79kg) in 1760 WIFE: Martha Dandridge Custis Washington (Married in 1759) CHILDREN: None RELIGION: […]

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Presidents Day? No, officially it’s still Washington’s Birthday

Presidents Day? No, officially it’s still Washington’s Birthday

on February 17, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, National News, News

It may be a day for big sales and cheaper car prices. It’s usually a day off school, and a day when no mail arrives. But federal workers, including U.S. postal workers, who get a day off work on the third Monday in February are not actually celebrating Presidents Day. The federal holiday, enacted in Washington, D.C., in 1879 and […]

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“Godhelp”

“Godhelp”

on February 17, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered. —Psalm 32:1 A man arrested for the murder of a 12-year-old girl was also suspected of other killings. When police searched his computer, they found a file labeled “My Sins,” but it couldn’t be opened because it was protected with a password. A computer expert went to work using […]

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Quote for Today, February 17th

on February 17, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Where the people fear the government you have tyranny. Where the government fears the people you have liberty. Barnhill, John Basil (1914). “Indictment of Socialism No. 3”

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Newton’s parakeet

Newton’s parakeet

on February 17, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

Newton’s parakeet (Psittacula exsul) is an extinct species of parrot that was endemic to the Mascarene island of Rodrigues in the western Indian Ocean. Several of its features diverged from related species, indicating long-term isolation and adaptation on Rodrigues. Around 40 centimetres (16 in) long, Newton’s parakeet was roughly the size of the rose-ringed parakeet, a close relative and probable ancestor. […]

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February 17th in History

February 17th in History

on February 17, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

February 17 is the 48th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 317 days remaining until the end of the year (318 in leap years). Holidays Christian Feast Day: Seven Founders of the Servite Order Alexis Falconieri Constabilis Fintan of Clonenagh Janani Luwum (Anglican Communion) Lommán of Trim February 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Independence Day, celebrates the […]

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