Archive for June 24th, 2019

When the Church Becomes Indistinguishable from the World

When the Church Becomes Indistinguishable from the World

on June 24, 2019, 11:19 AM / in Opinion

As I was waking up this morning I had this picture and this thought going thru my mind: A person was running as fast as possible to catch his/her flight – ship – train – bus.  They had encountered heavy traffic so didn’t get to the airport – dock – depot – bus stop – early enough to get on […]

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Author Judith Krantz dies at 91

Author Judith Krantz dies at 91

on June 24, 2019, 8:41 AM / in People

Best-selling romance novelist and journalist Judith Krantz died Saturday of natural causes, her publicist announced Sunday. She was 91. Krantz penned the best-sellers Scruples, I’ll Take Manhattan, and Princess Daisy, with her work translated into more than 50 languages. She wrote her first novel at age 50, after a successful career as a journalist, and went on to sell over […]

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Ex-Congressman Joe Sestak announces presidential candidacy

Ex-Congressman Joe Sestak announces presidential candidacy

on June 24, 2019, 8:29 AM / in National News, State News

Former Congressman Joe Sestak (D-Pa.) announced Sunday that he is joining the race for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. “I’m Joe Sestak,” he said in a video posted to his campaign website, “and I wore the cloth of the nation for over 31 years in peace and war, from the Vietnam and Cold War eras to Afghanistan and Iraq and […]

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Turkey’s ruling party loses Istanbul mayoral vote

on June 24, 2019, 8:25 AM / in International News

Opposition candidate Ekrem Imamoglu won an election for Istanbul mayor for the second time Sunday in a do-over vote. Imamoglu’s victory dealt a blow to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who led an effort to elect ruling party candidate Binali Yildirim and avoid losing leadership in Turkey’s largest city, a key commercial hub. Yildirim conceded defeat. “I wish him success,” […]

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Pompeo vows to form ‘global coalition’ against Iran

Pompeo vows to form ‘global coalition’ against Iran

on June 24, 2019, 8:23 AM / in International News, National News

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told reporters ahead of a trip to Saudi Arabia on Sunday that he is trying to create a “global coalition” against Iran. The remark came after a tense week in which President Trump ordered a strike against Iran only to cancel it. National Security Adviser John Bolton defended Trump’s decisions. “Neither Iran nor any other […]

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Acting DHS Chief ‘Sabotaged’ ICE Raids By Leaking Plan To Washington Post

on June 24, 2019, 8:21 AM / in National News

H/T to Roy “Acting DHS Chief ‘Sabotaged’ ICE Raids By Leaking Plan To Washington Post…Kevin McAleenan allegedly told WaPo that the mass roundups would take place in 10 cities, including Chicago, Miami and Houston. The mayor of Chicago ordered Chicago Police not to grant ICE access to its databases, and refuse to cooperate in any way with the raids…ICE advised the […]

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How to Fight Liberal Social Media Bias without Crippling the First Amendment

How to Fight Liberal Social Media Bias without Crippling the First Amendment

on June 24, 2019, 8:11 AM / in Opinion

(Chuck Muth) – U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) has proposed a bill titled, “Ending Support for Internet Censorship Act.”  It essentially makes a law forcing private social media companies to be “politically neutral.” Fighting for free speech by blocking the free speech of those blocking free speech?  I must confess, I’m confused. OK, I get this part… It’s clear some of the current […]

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The Fact That Americans Need To Be Deceived Into War Proves Their Underlying Goodness

on June 24, 2019, 8:05 AM / in Opinion

By Caitlin Johnstone  |  CaitlinJohnstone.com Last night Fox’s Tucker Carlson praised Trump’s decision not to go forward with a planned attack against Iran which the president claims would have killed approximately 150 people in response to a downed drone, which if true would have been a profoundly barbaric response to a broken toy plane and would have led to retaliations from Iran, followed by a chain […]

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TRUMP WAS WISE TO HESITATE

on June 24, 2019, 7:35 AM / in Opinion

Like most people, when I heard that Iran had shot down one of our most expensive drones over international waters, I wanted a swift and certain military response. But then I got to thinking about it a little more, and considering how desperate the Democrats have been in trying to inhibit investigations against themselves for their attempted coup against President […]

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New Attorney General Opinion Demonstrates that Tennessee Legislature is making poor choices in amending laws if it wants to be viewed as “strong on the Second Amendment”

New Attorney General Opinion Demonstrates that Tennessee Legislature is making poor choices in amending laws if it wants to be viewed as “strong on the Second Amendment”

on June 24, 2019, 7:35 AM / in Opinion, State News

Nashville, Tennessee – June 21, 2019.   Tennessee Firearms Association released a report today on the Attorney General Opinion 19-07 which addresses a 2017 change in Tennessee law concerning carrying firearms in “buildings” as opposed to “rooms” in which judicial proceedings are in progress. John Harris, Executive Director of the Tennessee Firearms Association, said “the TFA has been concerned about this 2017 change in the law and […]

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TFA announces Political and Candidate training courses for summer of 2019 – sign up now

TFA announces Political and Candidate training courses for summer of 2019 – sign up now

on June 24, 2019, 7:33 AM / in Announcements, State News

Learn how to win elections – while sticking to conservative principles. Tennessee Firearms Association has offered political and candidate training to members and other interested parties.  As we look forward to the 2020 election cycle, there are conservatives and true 2nd Amendment supporters across the state who are frustrated if not angry with the status quo.  These individuals want to […]

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Is Anyone else Homo-Nauseous?

Is Anyone else Homo-Nauseous?

on June 24, 2019, 7:30 AM / in Opinion

As I have said in the past – I first encountered this sinful SICK bunch of ABOMINATIONS in 1955 in Seattle.  What made me really sick was that one of the ABOMINATIONS happened to be the older brother of a gal I was in school with.  He used to fix his sisters and my hair.  He later became an international […]

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Biden maintains lead over 2020 contenders as Warren passes Sanders: poll

on June 24, 2019, 7:21 AM / in National News

This is rather funny quote from The Washington Times regarding the Dem primary candidates for President. I guess that they are showing their diverse side by not being diverse.   “Though Democrats like to preach diversity, a USC Dornsife/LA Times survey released Wednesday showed that most Democratic voters say a generic white male has the best shot at beating Mr. […]

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Memphis man in custody as police investigate morning homicide

on June 24, 2019, 7:08 AM / in Local News

Jackson police have arrested a suspect in a morning homicide. Around 9:20 a.m, June 23,  Jackson police responded to a shooting in the area of Old Hickory and Hollywood. A gunshot victim was found on the parking lot of a business in the 2000 block of Hollywood. The victim, an 18-year-old Jackson man, was transported to a local hospital and pronounced […]

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And The Game Show Begins: 20 contenders for Democratic Party nomination to debate in Miami this week

on June 24, 2019, 7:05 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Alexis Simendinger and Al Weaver Democrats will make their first appearance on the debate stage this week as part of a two-night extravaganza in Miami that will serve as one of the first major moments of the 2020 campaign and could be a make or break moment for some candidates as they try to make a name for themselves […]

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United Methodists apologize to LGBT members

United Methodists apologize to LGBT members

on June 24, 2019, 6:48 AM / in Opinion, State News

As a life long Methodist, I am concerned about the direction that some in the Methodist church have taken. It surprises me that we would be apologizing for the bad behavior of others that in reality not only do they do not follow the laws of God and Christ but willingly flaunt it on others. No one is arguing the […]

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June 24th in History

June 24th in History

on June 24, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

June 24 is the 175th day of the year (176th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 190 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Army Day or Battle of Carabobo Day (Venezuela) Bannockburn Day (Scotland) Christian Feast Day: María Guadalupe García Zavala Nativity of St. John the Baptist June 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Day of […]

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Inadequate Treatment

Inadequate Treatment

on June 24, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

They have also healed the hurt of My people slightly, saying, “Peace, peace!” when there is no peace. – Jeremiah 6:14 A sprained ankle, so common during summer activities, can cause lingering problems if not properly treated. Minor sprains respond well to RICE: rest, ice, compression, and elevation. But people who ignore a serious sprain and keep going in spite […]

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