Archive for August 1st, 2019

Barack Obama Was Pretty Damned Divisive

Barack Obama Was Pretty Damned Divisive

on August 1, 2019, 8:53 AM / in Opinion

By Erick Erickson  |  The Resurgent It was not Donald Trump who told supporters to take guns to knife fights. It was not Donald Trump who told Hispanic voters that Republicans were their enemies. It was not Donald Trump who encouraged people to report their neighbors for lying about him and his healthcare plan. It was not Donald Trump who built […]

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Acclaimed Broadway director, producer Hal Prince dies at 91

Acclaimed Broadway director, producer Hal Prince dies at 91

on August 1, 2019, 8:50 AM / in People

Hal Prince, the Broadway director and producer who won a record number of Tony Awards during his legendary career, has died at the age of 91. Prince’s publicist on Wednesday confirmed his death in Reykjavik, Iceland after he suffered from a short illness. Known for producing or directing Broadway classics like West Side Story, The Phantom of the Opera, Fiddler […]

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Senate confirms Kelly Craft as U.N. ambassador

Senate confirms Kelly Craft as U.N. ambassador

on August 1, 2019, 8:47 AM / in National News

The  Senate on Wednesday confirmed U.S. Ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft as ambassador to the United Nations. The 56-to-34 confirmation vote largely fell along party lines and ends seven months of uncertainty about the role after former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley resigned. Craft, a Republican donor, is married to a billionaire coal executive. She generated controversy shortly after starting her […]

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Pilot missing after Navy fighter jet crashes in Death Valley

Pilot missing after Navy fighter jet crashes in Death Valley

on August 1, 2019, 8:44 AM / in National News

A Navy fighter jet crashed in Death Valley National Park on Wednesday. Military personnel were searching for the pilot. The FA-18E Super Hornet went down in an area known as Star Wars Canyon, where people like to stand on an overlook to watch as military planes conduct low-level training flights. After the crash, park rangers discovered that seven bystanders at […]

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Sell the Rate Cut News?

on August 1, 2019, 8:41 AM / in National News, Opinion

But the talking heads have already pivoted to speculating on the Fed’s next move, with CNBC noting that the central bank “disappointed markets when it did not tip its hand on future rate cuts.” Jerome Powell opened his mouth just a few minutes later. That’s when the selling started… Powell proceeded to muddy the waters during the ensuing press conference, […]

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America Polarized: Demons Want Extermination Ahead

America Polarized: Demons Want Extermination Ahead

on August 1, 2019, 8:37 AM / in Opinion

We can all it LEFT – RIGHT — or RINO – Democrat —  Capitalist-Socialist-Communist — or anything you want to call it but it all boils down to this – it is all a SPIRITUAL WAR –  the war declared by Satan when he took one third of the angels with him in his fall from Heaven. Satan (and all […]

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US Postal Service honors military working dogs with new ‘forever’ stamp

US Postal Service honors military working dogs with new ‘forever’ stamp

on August 1, 2019, 8:30 AM / in National News

By CAITLIN DOORNBOS | STARS AND STRIPES The furriest members of the armed forces will grace the U.S. Postal Service’s newest stamps to be released Thursday. The new red, white and blue stamps featuring military working dogs were designed to “honor the nation’s brave and loyal canines,” according to a Postal Service statement released last week. The stamps will feature artist renderings […]

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THE MYSTERY OF THE MEDFORD MAIL TRIBUNE

on August 1, 2019, 8:28 AM / in National News, Opinion

I’ve been in business management since I was first named National Sales Manager of Circus Vargas at the ripe old age of 19.  Now at age 70, and after 45 years in the insurance business, I think I know more than the average bear about business management. The Medford Mail Tribune and the Ashland Daily Tidings are the only major […]

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Apple News bans LifeSite without warning: says it ‘shows intolerance’

Apple News bans LifeSite without warning: says it ‘shows intolerance’

on August 1, 2019, 8:26 AM / in National News

(LifeSiteNews) – A little over one week ago, Apple approved LifeSiteNews’ application to publish our news on their Apple News platform. Today, without warning, Apple News abruptly reversed course, telling LifeSite that they had deleted our channel and all of our content from their platform. Apple claimed that LifeSite’s channel “didn’t comply with our Apple News guidelines.” Specifically, they stated that LifeSite’s “[c]hannel content […]

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Good for a smile—, and maybe a lesson included?

Good for a smile—, and maybe a lesson included?

on August 1, 2019, 7:52 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Mildred, the church gossip and self-appointed monitor of the church’s morals, kept sticking her nose into other people’s business.   Several members did not approve of her activities, but feared her enough to maintain their silence and distance. She made a mistake, however, when she accused Frank, a new member, of being an alcoholic after she saw his old pickup parked in […]

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Nike Model Claims Men Can’t Be Women & Loses Her Agent. Her Next Shocker Makes Things Much Worse

Nike Model Claims Men Can’t Be Women & Loses Her Agent. Her Next Shocker Makes Things Much Worse

on August 1, 2019, 7:47 AM / in National News, Opinion

This story’s a doozy. Get ready to read it twice. 20-year-old Carissa Pinkston is a model. She’s said Cheese for heavyweights such as Nike, Marc Jacobs, Coach, and Rihanna’s Savage x Fenty. But she made a mistake: In May, she posted multiple messages to Facebook about men not being women. Here’s one: “Being Transgender does NOT make you a woman. It makes you simply Transgender. […]

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God’s People Shape the Nation; Baltimore; Josh Harris; More

on August 1, 2019, 7:33 AM / in Religion

Dr. Henry Blackaby (see bio) has helped spiritually thirsty pastors, churches, and believers around the world. His magnum opus, Experiencing God: Knowing and Doing the Will of God (1990), has been translated into 45 languages and sold over seven million copies. The following edited excerpts are from his prophetic 2003 volume, Holiness: God’s Plan for Fullness of Life: It is […]

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Thought for Today

on August 1, 2019, 7:25 AM / in Opinion

“There are certain quarterbacks you know they’re going to call a run on a particular play because they’re uncomfortable with the throw. Well that is the Democrats at this point and that is the media. They’re uncomfortable with throwing the ball down the field, you know, risking it all on policy or on a rational conversation. Instead, they’re just going […]

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Elijah Cummings IS a Racist

Elijah Cummings IS a Racist

on August 1, 2019, 7:05 AM / in Opinion

Democrats hope shrieking “racism” will keep black voters on their plantation through 2020. “We are either a United people, or we are not. If the former, let us, in all matters of general concern act as a nation, which have national objects to promote, and a national character to support. If we are not, let us no longer act a […]

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S386 (H.R. 1044-Companion Bill Disaster) Is Stoppable IF

S386 (H.R. 1044-Companion Bill Disaster) Is Stoppable IF

on August 1, 2019, 7:03 AM / in Announcements

H.R. 1044 “Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act” (aka “Job Killer for Americans Act”) passed the House in early July with support from a Majority of Dems and 140 RINO Republicans. And now, an equally Disastrous Companion Bill has been Introduced in the Senate (S386 – Kamala Harris, D, CA) These Bills are Disasters because they would greatly increase Legal Immigration […]

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Fed cuts interest rates for first time since financial crisis

on August 1, 2019, 6:47 AM / in National News

The Federal Reserve announced Wednesday that it would cut interest rates for the first time since the 2008 financial crisis in a bid to protect the U.S. economy from a global downturn. In a Wednesday statement following a two-day meeting in Washington, the Fed’s policymaking Federal Open Markets Committee (FOMC) announced it would cut its baseline interest rate range to […]

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U.S. has intel that Osama bin Laden’s son and heir Hamza is dead, officials say

on August 1, 2019, 6:42 AM / in International News, National News

The U.S. has obtained intelligence that the son and potential successor of al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, Hamza bin Laden, is dead, according to three U.S. officials. The officials would not provide details of where or when Hamza bin Laden died, or if the U.S. played a role in his death. In February, the State Department offered $1 million […]

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Two Chicago anti-gun campaigning moms – with eight children between them – are shot dead in a drive-by at street corner they were trying to reclaim from gangs

Two Chicago anti-gun campaigning moms – with eight children between them – are shot dead in a drive-by at street corner they were trying to reclaim from gangs

on August 1, 2019, 6:37 AM / in State News

Two Chicago mothers who worked to tackle  crime and violence in their neighborhood were killed in a drive-by shooting last week Chantel Grant, 26, and Andrea Stoudemire, 36, were shot dead on July 26  They volunteered with the group Mothers Against Senseless Killings and were standing at a spot  where kids play when they were fatally shot   Two men were also […]

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After Rand Paul Offers To Buy Ticket To Somalia, Ilhan Omar Supports Violent Attack

After Rand Paul Offers To Buy Ticket To Somalia, Ilhan Omar Supports Violent Attack

on August 1, 2019, 6:26 AM / in National News

by Tyler Durden  |  ZeroHedge Days after Sen. Rand Paul offered to buy “ungrateful” Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) a ticket to Somalia to gain some perspective, the far-left Congresswoman appeared to advocate violence against the Kentucky Republican. On Monday, Omar retweeted Tom Arnold – who sympathized with Paul’s neighbor, who broke six of the Senator’s ribs in a violent 2017 attack over a […]

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Colonel Baldwin Meets Mr. Lincoln

Colonel Baldwin Meets Mr. Lincoln

on August 1, 2019, 6:15 AM / in History

By John M. Taylor   |   Abbeville Institute This essay is Chapter 13 in Mr. Taylor’s Union At All Costs: From Confederation to Consolidation(2016). “I supported President Lincoln. I believed his war policy would be the only way to save the country, but I see my mistake. I visited Washington a few weeks ago, and I saw the corruption of the present administration—and […]

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