Archive for February 26th, 2019

Book Download: Under The Tower Of Babel

Book Download: Under The Tower Of Babel

on February 26, 2019, 9:04 AM / in Opinion

I just received a post from Dean Isaacson and he has the book “Under The Tower of Babel” posted: By COMINUS  |   We learn only one thing from history: that history repeats itself. It would be helpful if we learned from our mistakes or from those before us. Nonetheless, it seems that the primary benefit of experience is that it enables […]

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SUREFIRE WAY TO SOLVE THE ABORTION ISSUE

SUREFIRE WAY TO SOLVE THE ABORTION ISSUE

on February 26, 2019, 8:58 AM / in Opinion

To solve the abortion issue fairly, as the Liberal Communists insist, all we need to do is take a page from President Trump’s handling of the over-regulation problem that was killing businesses:  He set up a system whereby for every regulation enacted, two had to be eliminated. So… for every unborn baby aborted, all we need to do is execute […]

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Pence announces more aid to Venezuelans, new sanctions against Maduro

on February 26, 2019, 8:48 AM / in International News

Vice President Mike Pence announced an additional $56 million in humanitarian aid for Venezuelans during a visit to neighboring Colombia to reaffirm the United States’ support for Venezuelan opposition leader and internationally recognized interim president Juan Guaidó. Pence also announced new sanctions against President Nicolás Maduro and officials in his embattled government. Pence urged regional leaders to freeze the Venezuelan […]

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India bombs target inside Pakistan’s territory in Kashmir

India bombs target inside Pakistan’s territory in Kashmir

on February 26, 2019, 8:47 AM / in International News

India launched an airstrike on Pakistan’s side of the disputed Kashmir region early Tuesday, the latest escalation of tensions since a suicide bombing that killed more than 40 Indian soldiers in the region earlier this month. India said the airstrike targeted a terrorist training camp operated by the Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad, which claimed responsibility for the suicide bombing, and […]

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Trump heads to Hanoi for 2nd summit with Kim

on February 26, 2019, 8:45 AM / in International News, National News

President Trump departed Monday for Hanoi, Vietnam, where he will hold his second face-to-face meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Trump told reporters he expected a “very tremendous summit” aimed at delivering on promises to get North Korea to agree to concrete steps toward giving up its nuclear weapons. Trump is expected to arrive Tuesday evening. Kim arrived […]

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Left’s Latest Demand: Race-Based Reparations

Left’s Latest Demand: Race-Based Reparations

on February 26, 2019, 8:14 AM / in Opinion

“Politically, the party of slavery, secession and segregation was the party of Jefferson, Jackson, Clay, Calhoun, Wilson and FDR, who put a Klansman on the Supreme Court — the Democratic Party.    It was the Republican Party that was formed to contain and end slavery, and did…” Having embraced “Medicare-for-all,” free college tuition and a Green New Deal that would mandate […]

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House to vote on blocking Trump’s emergency wall decree

on February 26, 2019, 8:11 AM / in National News

By Jonathan Easley and Alexis Simendinger President Trump’s controversial national emergency declaration at the southern border faces its first hurdle today. The House will vote on a resolution sponsored by Rep. Joaquin Castro, a Texas Democrat, to block the president’s emergency declaration. With Democrats in control of the House, the measure is all but certain to pass. The White House […]

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Nation’s third-largest city votes for mayor, city council and more

on February 26, 2019, 8:08 AM / in State News

We’re not even two months into 2019, and one of the year’s most significant elections is taking place today in Chicago. Voters will cast ballots in nonpartisan elections for mayor, city treasurer, city clerk, and all 50 seats on the city council. Any race in which no candidate receives a majority of the vote will go to a runoff on April […]

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Rejecting Neomi Rao Would Set Back Conservative Jurisprudence

Rejecting Neomi Rao Would Set Back Conservative Jurisprudence

on February 26, 2019, 7:45 AM / in Opinion

By Erick Erickson  |   The Resurgent There was a time when conservative judicial picks were based on a litmus test. Did the nominee support repealing Roe v. Wade. That was all it took for someone to get nominated by a right-of-center President. The result was scores of bad nominees who may have loved babies, but otherwise couldn’t care less what […]

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Contact Your U.S. Representative Today Tell Them Vote NO H.R. 8 & H.R. 1112

Contact Your U.S. Representative Today Tell Them Vote NO H.R. 8 & H.R. 1112

on February 26, 2019, 6:43 AM / in Announcements, Opinion

Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- H.R. 8 and H.R. 1112 are up for a vote this week in the U.S. House of Representatives! These are Pelosi-Bloomberg gun control bills designed to score political points, and they won’t have any impact on crime or criminals, don’t address America’s broken mental health system and don’t address the underlying causes of violence. For more information, click here and here. […]

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Marxist ‘Gun Controller’ Threatens to Kill as Facebook Continues Double Standards

Marxist ‘Gun Controller’ Threatens to Kill as Facebook Continues Double Standards

on February 26, 2019, 6:35 AM / in National News, Opinion

by David Codrea (Ammoland.com)- A Washington “gun control activist” is facing federal charges after threatening to shoot sheriffs who have publicly pledged not to enforce citizen disarmament edicts. On Friday, Heavy.com posted one of its “Five Fast Facts” on the young, self-identified Marxist who “admitted to FBI and Secret Service investigators that he had every intention of carrying out the violence he talked about […]

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Maury schools oppose vouchers and support move to ACT assessments

on February 26, 2019, 6:32 AM / in State News

The Maury County Tennessee Board of Education took a stand Monday night against administering the TNReady assessment test and offering school vouchers. The board unanimously passed a resolution to implement the Maury County Board of Education Assessment Act of 2019. The act sets a precedent that the school district will be adopting the ACT Aspire and ACT suite of assessments […]

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The History Deficient Attack WWII Soldier Statue Thinking it is a Confederate Soldier

on February 26, 2019, 6:23 AM / in State News

A bunch of ill-educated snowflakes in North Carolina defaced a statue to a World War Two soldier because they thought it was a Confederate statue. A statue to WWII 101st Airborne General William C. Lee was attacked in his hometown of Dunn, North Carolina, according to CBS 17. The statue sits outside General William C. Lee Airborne Museum in the very town […]

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Transgender Runners Dominate Female Track Championships

Transgender Runners Dominate Female Track Championships

on February 26, 2019, 6:16 AM / in State News

Trans athletes clean up in Connecticut high school champs, questions raised Two transgender runners have dominated the female events in the Connecticut high school track championships, reigniting the debate over fair play in athletics. The two 17-year-old born-male athletes, Terry Miller and Andraya Yearwood, now both identify as female and took first and second place in the girls’ running events.Miller […]

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When guns were sold in catalogs (Sears And Montgomery  Wards)

When guns were sold in catalogs (Sears And Montgomery Wards)

on February 26, 2019, 6:10 AM / in History, Opinion

I am watching Mark Levin’s new show on Fox right now and he has Walter Williams as his guest.  They are talking about the push to grab our guns and the limitations to buying them.  Williams brought up the topic of hos we could buy guns and ammo out of the Sear Catalog not all that many years ago.  So […]

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Home in Three Destroyed by fire

Home in Three Destroyed by fire

on February 26, 2019, 6:02 AM / in Local News

Madison County Fire Chief Eric Turner says they responded to a call of a house fire around 12:30 p.m. The family and animals are okay. No injuries were reported. It took about 20 minutes for firefighters to put out the flames. The cause of the fire is unknown and is still under investigation.

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Well-Known

Well-Known

on February 26, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

The Lord knows those who are His. —2 Timothy 2:19 Arctic sea birds called guillemots live on rocky coastal cliffs, where thousands of them come together in small areas. Because of the crowded conditions, the females lay their eggs side by side in a long row. It’s incredible that a mother bird can identify the eggs that belong to her. […]

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Now I am Not Dead, yet!

Now I am Not Dead, yet!

on February 26, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

If you’ve ever been asked to say a few words at a memorial service, you know how difficult it can be. Cyrus M. Copeland, compiler of two books of tributes to famous people, said: “A great eulogy is both art and architecture—a bridge between the living and the dead, memory and eternity.” The Bible contains little that corresponds to our […]

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Stegoceras

Stegoceras

on February 26, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

Stegoceras, a pachycephalosaurid (dome-headed) dinosaur, lived in what is now North America during the Late Cretaceous period, about 77.5 to 74 million years ago. (This genus is unrelated to Stegosaurus, which lived more than 70 million years earlier.) Small and bipedal, Stegoceras was about 2 to 2.5 metres (6.6 to 8.2 ft) long and weighed around 10 to 40 kilograms (22 to 88 lb). It had a rigid vertebral column and a stiffened tail. The pelvic region […]

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February 26th in History

February 26th in History

on February 26, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

February 26 is the 57th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 308 days remaining until the end of the year (309 in leap years). Holidays Christian feast day: Alexander of Alexandria Emily Malbone Morgan (Episcopal Church (USA)) Isabelle of France Porphyry of Gaza February 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Day of Remembrance for Victims of Khojaly Massacre […]

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