Archive for August 17th, 2019

More states pledge to include ‘LGBT history’ in school curriculums

on August 17, 2019, 8:01 AM / in State News

Story by Doug Mainwaring (LifeSiteNews) – Beginning in 2020, more states will now include lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) history in their public school curriculums. Illinois just joined California, New Jersey, and Colorado in mandating the teaching of LGBT History, while the Department of Education in Maryland has just signed on to include gays, lesbians and transgenders who are viewed as historically underrepresented […]

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Girl won’t be allowed to sing with prestigious German boys’ choir as legal bid fails

Girl won’t be allowed to sing with prestigious German boys’ choir as legal bid fails

on August 17, 2019, 7:59 AM / in International News

A girl who tried to become the first female member of a 554-year old Berlin boys’ choir has lost her gender discrimination case after a court ruled that the choir had not been sexist when it rejected her application. The State and Cathedral Choir of Berlin has never admitted any women since it was founded in 1465 by Prince-Elector Frederick […]

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Mississippi Lawmakers Consider Bringing Back Firing Squads

Mississippi Lawmakers Consider Bringing Back Firing Squads

on August 17, 2019, 7:52 AM / in State News

by S.H. BLANNELBERRY Capital punishment exists in 31 states for a reason. That is because some people deserve to die. Yes, allow me to repeat that, some people deserve to die. All 31 states that have the death penalty use lethal injection as their primary method of execution, per the Death Penalty Information Center. The reason is because it is widely considered […]

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Gun Stat Fact Check, Pro-Gun Lobbying, Hunter’s Prep, This Week on Gresham’s Gun Talk

Gun Stat Fact Check, Pro-Gun Lobbying, Hunter’s Prep, This Week on Gresham’s Gun Talk

on August 17, 2019, 7:45 AM / in State News

  It’s fact-checking the Brady gun control group, how to become a gun rights lobbyist, hunter’s prep and new calibers with “Mr. Whitetail”, a great gun rebate, and more, this week on Tom Gresham’s Gun Talk® Radio, the original nationally-syndicated talk show about guns and the shooting sports. This Sunday, Jordan Michaels of Guns America Digest talks with Tom about […]

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Suspect in Philly Cop Shooting Prohibited from Possessing Firearms

Suspect in Philly Cop Shooting Prohibited from Possessing Firearms

on August 17, 2019, 7:42 AM / in National News, State News

(AmmoLand.com)- The recent shooting of at least six police officers in Philadelphia is being used as a call for gun control. However, revelations that the shooter in question had a lengthy rap sheet is likely to cause this shooting to fade from the news. Second Amendment supporters should not let that happen. Here’s the deal, like the Parkland and Sutherland Springs mass shooter, […]

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Millennial becomes unhinged after boss corrects her spelling of “hamster”

on August 17, 2019, 7:38 AM / in National News

By Selwyn Duke Being simultaneously comical and tragic, perhaps nothing reflects our descent into Idiocracy more than millennials who’ll insist their misspellings of words are correct. Just yesterday I read an eyebrow-raising story about this that was quite timely, as I’d experienced millennial spelling moronity just the day prior. My case involved a leftist who emailed me with some deep, substantive […]

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Hong Kong in US’ Crosshairs?

on August 17, 2019, 7:31 AM / in National News, Opinion

No matter where there’s revolution, we’re there, Ron Paul says The United States has a habit of involving itself in political unrest all over the world, Ron Paul said, noting that Washington lacks the moral authority to lecture China about the unrest in Hong Kong. The former Texas congressman and presidential candidate said that he wasn’t surprised by reports of […]

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Are Car Dealers . . . Evil?

on August 17, 2019, 7:27 AM / in Opinion

By Eric Peters  |  Eric Peters Autos Is the place where you go to buy a new car a kind of Dark Church where very bad things happen? Not necessarily – and if it turns out to be so, it’s probably because you were forced to “worship” there. There should be at least two ways to buy a new car – via a dealership […]

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Prayer when it is needed most

Prayer when it is needed most

on August 17, 2019, 7:14 AM / in Bedtime Stories

by AF Branco

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Why The Dollar Rules The World – And Why Its Reign Could End

Why The Dollar Rules The World – And Why Its Reign Could End

on August 17, 2019, 7:08 AM / in Opinion

Authored by Anthony Mueller via The Mises Institute, President Donald Trump wants a lower US dollar. He complains about the over-valuation of the American currency. Yet, is he right to accuse other countries of a “currency manipulation”? Is the position of the US dollar in the international monetary arena not a manipulation in its own right? How much has the United States benefitted […]

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‘The Bachelorette’ and the widespread practice of premarital sex among Christians

‘The Bachelorette’ and the widespread practice of premarital sex among Christians

on August 17, 2019, 7:04 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Jeannie Law, Christian Post Reporter The latest season of “The Bachelorette” laid bare a widespread practice among Christians — premarital sex. But Scripture plainly speaks against sexual activity outside of marriage. So how did we get here? Patrice Kelsey Jean, 23, believes the media is partly to blame. “The media makes it seem so abnormal to be abstinent. The desire […]

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Why do we take better care of illegals than our vets and our homeless in the USA?

on August 17, 2019, 7:00 AM / in Opinion

Some of the best questions are asked on the web……. By Doctor Dave While our vets have seen some improvement, the homeless have not. Reply by Radiance3 Because the socialist DEMS are HYPOCRITES. When asked to put some of the illegals to put at their Sanctuary, they won’t allow them either. When asked to put illegals to some to the […]

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“Unplanned” #1 Bestselling Film on Amazon

“Unplanned” #1 Bestselling Film on Amazon

on August 17, 2019, 6:38 AM / in National News

Written by Raven Clabough Pro-life movie Unplanned faced a number of obstacles during its limited release in theaters, but in just its first week of hitting Amazon, it rose to the number-one spot in DVD sales. Unplanned focuses on the true story of Abby Johnson, a volunteer at Planned Parenthood who went on to become a clinic director before she experienced a life-changing […]

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August 17th in History

August 17th in History

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

August 17 is the 229th day of the year (230th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 136 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Birthday of Marcus Garvey (Rastafari) Christian feast day: Clare of the Cross Hyacinth of Poland Jacobo Kyushei Tomonaga Jeanne Delanoue Johann Gerhard (Lutheran) Mammes of Caesarea (Catholic Church) Samuel Johnson, Timothy […]

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Heavenly Voices

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

Good morning. It’s Friday, August 17. Fifty-eight years ago today, a slender 18-year-old preacher’s kid from Detroit was trying her hand at pop singing in Columbia Records’ 30th Street studios in New York. This wasn’t Aretha Franklin’s first foray into professional music. At 14, she’d released an album of gospel songs, including “Take My Hand, Precious Lord,” a favorite hymn […]

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Facing Your Enemies

Facing Your Enemies

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

Though an army may encamp against me, my heart shall not fear. – Psalm 27:3  During the US Civil War, fierce fighting was taking place near Moorefield, West Virginia. Because the town was close to enemy lines, it would be controlled one day by Union troops, and the next by Confederates. In the heart of the town lived an old […]

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