Archive for July 18th, 2019

Eleanor’s Call to Duty

Eleanor’s Call to Duty

on July 18, 2019, 8:07 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Thursday, July 18, 2019. On this date 79 years ago, Franklin Delano Roosevelt accepted the Democratic Party’s nomination for the third time. His reelection wasn’t assured, and even running for a third term was an extraordinary break with American history. But the times, as one beloved Democrat reminded Americans, were not ordinary. The United States was in […]

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Tolerance + Tolerance = TOLERANCE!

on July 18, 2019, 8:04 AM / in Opinion

ME no really care if this was written by Jiggs McDonald or not, nor if it has been around previously.  It ‘s good for a laugh and does stress that “TOLERANCE” is a two-way street. Canadian Jiggs McDonald, NHL Hall of Fame broadcaster, speaking in Ontario, says: “I am truly perplexed that so many of my friends are against another […]

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The Activist Elephant In The Room |  Not to be denied… they live here too…. Starts with Mandatory Spay and Neuter

The Activist Elephant In The Room | Not to be denied… they live here too…. Starts with Mandatory Spay and Neuter

on July 18, 2019, 8:00 AM / in Opinion, State News

Opinion By Larry Keane Animal rights activists are at it again and now they’ve enlisted the support of New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson. The Nonhuman Rights Project Inc.’s latest target is the Bronx Zoo. The offending act is that zookeepers there deign to care for two grown elephants, Happy and Patty, in captivity. Apparently, this a violation of […]

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Things Haven’t Always Been This Way

Things Haven’t Always Been This Way

on July 18, 2019, 7:55 AM / in Opinion

By Walter Williams Here’s a suggestion. How about setting up some high school rifle clubs? Students would bring their own rifles to school, store them with the team coach and, after classes, collect them for practice. You say: “Williams, you must be crazy! To prevent gun violence, we must do all we can to keep guns out of the hands of […]

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The Race Card

The Race Card

on July 18, 2019, 7:50 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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Prosecutors drop sexual assault charge against actor Kevin Spacey

Prosecutors drop sexual assault charge against actor Kevin Spacey

on July 18, 2019, 7:42 AM / in National News

Prosecutors in Massachusetts on Wednesday dropped a sexual assault charge against actor Kevin Spacey, abruptly ending the case after Spacey’s accuser invoked the Fifth Amendment after learning he could face a felony charge if he deleted phone evidence. Spacey, 59, was accused of groping an 18-year-old man at a Nantucket restaurant three years ago. A Nantucket District Court judge said […]

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House votes to hold Barr and Ross in contempt

House votes to hold Barr and Ross in contempt

on July 18, 2019, 7:35 AM / in National News

The House on Wednesday voted to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in criminal contempt of Congress for defying congressional subpoenas. The 230-198 vote was largely along party lines. House Oversight and Reform Committee Chair Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) said he did “everything in my power to avoid” a contempt vote, but that Barr and Ross forced […]

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The Limits of Free Speech

The Limits of Free Speech

on July 18, 2019, 7:32 AM / in Opinion

By Andrew P. Napolitano During the past week, President Donald Trump excited two bitter public controversies by sending and publishing two highly inappropriate and offensively incendiary tweets. The first of these was aimed at four female members of Congress — each a person of color, and, as members of Congress, each an American citizen. Yet the president said they should go […]

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How Michael Collins enabled Apollo 11 moonwalk: The way to change the world

on July 18, 2019, 7:21 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison <comments@denisonforum.org> Fifty years ago this Saturday, at 1:46 p.m., astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin separated the lunar landing craft from the Apollo 11 command module. As they moved toward the moon, astronaut Michael Collins stayed behind. He was 250,000 miles from earth. While Armstrong and Aldrin received much of the attention for their magnificent feat, […]

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Iran seized foreign tanker and crew for smuggling oil in Gulf, state TV says

Iran seized foreign tanker and crew for smuggling oil in Gulf, state TV says

on July 18, 2019, 7:18 AM / in International News

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard has seized a foreign oil tanker and accused its 12 crew members of smuggling oil, state TV reported Thursday. The ship was seized in the Strait of Hormuz, a strategic waterway off Iran’s coast which separates the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman, according to IRIB. The report added that the vessel was towed on Sunday […]

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Parents explode as Republicans refuse to defend kids from library drag queens

Parents explode as Republicans refuse to defend kids from library drag queens

on July 18, 2019, 7:08 AM / in National News, State News

(MassResistance) — Angry local parents in Lexington Park, MD, led by a MassResistance-Maryland mother, stormed their local County Commission meeting on Tuesday evening, July 9. With strongly-worded, outraged testimony, they demanded that the officials deal with the horror at their local public library. A “Drag Queen Story Hour” comes to town On June 23, a “Drag Queen Story Hour” took […]

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Nancy Pelosi claims churches helping her encourage illegal aliens to break the law

Nancy Pelosi claims churches helping her encourage illegal aliens to break the law

on July 18, 2019, 6:57 AM / in National News, Opinion

(American Thinker) — Presumably, a nation’s top lawmaker would care a bit about rule of law. Not House speaker Nancy Pelosi. She’s out advising people whose very first act in America was to break the law — how to avoid any consequences for that act, not at the entry point, not during the lengthy court process, but well after the courts have processed […]

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Green’s Impeachment Move Likely To Fail

Green’s Impeachment Move Likely To Fail

on July 18, 2019, 6:33 AM / in National News, Opinion

Written by  R. Cort Kirkwood Representative Al Green, the leftist who represents the Ninth District of Texas, thinks his fellow Democrats will impeach President Trump now that they’ve passed a resolutioncondemning Trump for “racist” comments directed at four radical congresswomen. And so Green reintroduced articles of impeachment on Tuesday after yesterday’s 240-187 vote to hurl down leftist anathemas on the president. The upshot […]

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Tech will move into the body…

Tech will move into the body…

on July 18, 2019, 6:27 AM / in International News, Opinion, Religion

Well, I know you didn’t need anything else to be concerned about, BUT………….. unfortunately, at this point, it feels like one tsunami wave after another. This is not a ‘new’ issue, per se, but it is once again gaining attention. In fact, in 2010, we introduced a bill to PROHIBIT the requirement for RFID chips as a condition of employment […]

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TRUMP TAKES ON ILLEGALS

TRUMP TAKES ON ILLEGALS

on July 18, 2019, 6:11 AM / in National News

I believe that there should be NO DUAL CITIZENSHIP – NONE what so ever.  You are either an American citizen or you aren’t!!!!  Also all these avenues that have been used to grab the ID of one who has died should be eliminated.  Since the SS# is one of the most abused we need to make sure that the SS# […]

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MAD Marx-ists

MAD Marx-ists

on July 18, 2019, 6:08 AM / in Bedtime Stories, Opinion

Jeff Bennett has outdone himself this morning on the Federal Observer –  check it out. these graphics are just to stir your curiosity  – Jackie Juntti WGEN  idzrus@earthlink.net https://federalobserver.com/ Well, sort of! Back in my day it was the Four Marx Brothers. But today, it’s: The Four Marx-ist Sistahs! This entry was posted in Point Blank on July 16, 2019.

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Trump opens new attack on AOC’s ‘squad’ as he blasts Tlaib for vowing AGAIN to ‘impeach the motherf***er’ – and claims far-left lawmakers made Israel ‘feel abandoned’

on July 18, 2019, 6:03 AM / in National News, Opinion

Does anyone else notice the low level of IQ amongst so many on the LEFT brained side of things?  They make the most insane claims about everything – from the Constitution to Immigrations and even their vocabulary is below what a  2 year old had a few years ago. The only word in English they all seem to be able […]

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This Day in History July 18th

This Day in History July 18th

on July 18, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

July 18 is the 199th day of the year (200th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 166 days remaining until the end of the year. This date is slightly more likely to fall on a Monday, Wednesday or Saturday (58 in 400 years each) than on Thursday or Friday (57), and slightly less likely to occur on […]

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Early Household Appliances

Early Household Appliances

on July 18, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

In 1910, it took 12 hours a day to do the housework (six hours for cooking alone)! Domestic chores were no walk in the park. Take a look at these ads for newly invented household appliances from the early 1900’s. These time-saving devices would revolutionize domestic life! The Hoover Suction Sweeper: The first upright vacuum was invented by James M. […]

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A Brilliant Idea

A Brilliant Idea

on July 18, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Help us, O Lord our God, for we rest on You. – 2 Chronicles 14:11 An ancient Indonesian fable tells of a turtle that could fly. He would hold on to a stick with his mouth as it was carried by geese. When the turtle heard the onlookers on the ground saying, “Aren’t those geese brilliant!” his pride was so […]

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