Archive for November 14th, 2019

Deval Patrick enters 2020 race

on November 14, 2019, 9:03 AM / in National News

Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick (D) announced early Thursday that he will run for president, entering a crowded and fluid race for the Democratic nomination. He made the announcement in a video while posting a 2020 campaign image on Facebook.

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Why Do We Kill Our Cats? How To Talk To Kids About Death

Why Do We Kill Our Cats? How To Talk To Kids About Death

on November 14, 2019, 8:59 AM / in Opinion, People

My 9-year-old son wanted to talk about death. He might have taught me more than I taught him. We walked out into the newly cold mid-November night. Coats and scarves retrieved from storage. Dad had a thing that night, so son was going to spend the night with grandma. The 9-year-old broke the silence of the walk and asked, “Dad, […]

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Ellie Goulding threatens to boycott Salvation Army benefit at Dallas Cowboys halftime show: The pervasive power of personal influence

Ellie Goulding threatens to boycott Salvation Army benefit at Dallas Cowboys halftime show: The pervasive power of personal influence

on November 14, 2019, 8:48 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison  |  Denison Forum  Ellie Goulding generated headlines yesterday with her announcement that she would boycott the Dallas Cowboys Thanksgiving halftime show unless the Salvation Army makes “a solid, committed pledge or donation to the LGBTQ community.” The singer had agreed to perform at the nationally televised show. Then fans on Instagram accused the Salvation Army of […]

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Trouble in Tacoma, Council Adopts Gun Tax Despite Massive Opposition

Trouble in Tacoma, Council Adopts Gun Tax Despite Massive Opposition

on November 14, 2019, 8:38 AM / in State News

by Dave Workman  |  (Ammoland.com) Frustration and fury are evident in Pierce County, Washington following a vote by the Tacoma City Council to adopt a gun and ammunition tax despite overwhelming opposition from gun-owning citizens who have now started more than a half-dozen discussions on social media. The Tacoma News Tribune is reporting that the tax—adding $25 to the purchase of every firearm, five cents […]

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Disney (DIS) hits it out of the park.

on November 14, 2019, 8:28 AM / in National News

BY KENNY POLCARI Disney (DIS) hits it out of the park. Are you really that surprised? In just 24 hours, the Disney+ streaming service signed up more than 10 million users. By tomorrow that number is sure to be at least 20 million. As a result, investors (algos) took the stock up 7.4% or $10.14 as the streaming wars kick […]

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Teen allegedly suspended for opposing LGBT ‘rainbow poppy’ fights ‘fake news’ claims

Teen allegedly suspended for opposing LGBT ‘rainbow poppy’ fights ‘fake news’ claims

on November 14, 2019, 8:24 AM / in International News

by Lianne Laurence STONEWALL, Manitoba, November 12, 2019 (LifeSiteNews) — A Rebel News report from the town of Stonewall sheds light on the alleged “fake news” rainbow poppy controversy that blew up on social media just days before Remembrance Day. It began when Cyara Bird, a Conservative Party candidate in the recent federal election, tweeted November 6 that her 17-year-old cousin, Natalie […]

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Shooting NATO with its own bullet? What we know about Kalashnikov’s new rifle, chambered in alliance-standard 7.62x51mm

Shooting NATO with its own bullet? What we know about Kalashnikov’s new rifle, chambered in alliance-standard 7.62x51mm

on November 14, 2019, 8:16 AM / in International News

As Russia marks famed Soviet inventor Mikhail Kalashnikov’s centenary, we look at the newest incarnation of his time-tested rifle. The AK-308 fires NATO rounds, giving the Russian manufacturer an edge over western rivals. Sitting along a lonely road near Russia’s Kazakh border, the town of Kurya is a long way from the world’s battlefields. The nearest major city, Novosibirsk, is […]

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New NASA study finds long-haul danger for astronauts: Blood flow in reverse

New NASA study finds long-haul danger for astronauts: Blood flow in reverse

on November 14, 2019, 7:33 AM / in International News, National News

The unexpected discovery has major implications for long-duration space missions, including trips to Mars Spaceflight can halt and even reverse blood flow in astronauts’ upper bodies, a NASA report said Wednesday, a startling discovery that has important implications for future trips to Mars and other long-duration missions. NASA has known for decades that spaceflight is rough on the body, and […]

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Trump and Erdoğan meet

on November 14, 2019, 7:30 AM / in International News, National News

Story by Rebecca Kheel President Trump held meeting at the White House with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in their much watched first face-to-face since Turkey’s invasion of northern Syria against the Kurds. At a post-meeting news conference, Trump said Erdogan has a “great relationship with the Kurds” amid concerns of possible ethnic violence against the minority group in northern Syria. “I […]

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Trump administration suspends oil and gas production on 130 plots in Utah after challenge

Trump administration suspends oil and gas production on 130 plots in Utah after challenge

on November 14, 2019, 7:26 AM / in National News

  The Trump administration has suspended the production of oil and gas on 130 plots in Utah following a legal challenge by environmentalists. The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) quietly issued suspensions of operation and production on all 130 plots due to the ongoing litigation, which alleges that officials did not consider greenhouse gas emissions when granting the oil lease […]

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Women’s March Now Advocating Witchcraft and Casting Spells to “Fight Patriarchy”

on November 14, 2019, 7:24 AM / in National News, Opinion

The Women’s March shared an image on Twitter which actually calls for women to cast spells in order to defeat the patriarchy. The tweet read, “It’s #ElectionDay! All power to the people, all people to the polls. If you’re eligible, get out there and VOTE.” Included in the tweet was an image that showed a hand over a crystal ball […]

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Dolly Parton: My life purpose is to ‘do something for God;’ ‘until He says stop, I’ll keep going’

Dolly Parton: My life purpose is to ‘do something for God;’ ‘until He says stop, I’ll keep going’

on November 14, 2019, 6:52 AM / in National News, People, Religion

By Leah MarieAnn Klett  | Christian Post PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. — Dolly Parton can still remember the moment she discovered her God-given purpose. During a sit-down interview with The Christian Post and other reporters last month, the country music legend and cultural icon recalled how, as a little girl raised in the Smoky Mountains, an old woman once told her: “You are […]

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Our thoughts on the matter

Our thoughts on the matter

on November 14, 2019, 6:47 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Henry Payne

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We Are Surging Across the Demo Divide

We Are Surging Across the Demo Divide

on November 14, 2019, 6:44 AM / in Opinion

Black conservatives are the Democrats’ archenemies. “The scheme, my dear [Marquis de Lafayette], which you propose as a precedent, to encourage the emancipation of the black people of this country from that state of bondage in which they are held, is a striking evidence of the benevolence of your Heart. I shall be happy to join you in so laudable […]

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Complaint: Whistleblower Is Soliciting, Accepting Illegal Gifts Through GoFundMe

Complaint: Whistleblower Is Soliciting, Accepting Illegal Gifts Through GoFundMe

on November 14, 2019, 6:21 AM / in National News, Opinion

Written by  R. Cort Kirkwood The ballyhooed CIA “whistleblower,” whose hearsay allegations of wrongdoing set in motion the “impeachment inquiry” against President Trump, is soliciting illegal gifts through the popular GoFundMe website, alleges a formal complaint with the Inspector General of the Intelligence Community. The law firm that represents an anonymous client, Tully Rinckey, reported the suspected violation of federal law, which […]

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More Than Socializing

More Than Socializing

on November 14, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Be kindly affectionate to one another with brotherly love. —Romans 12:10 Church can be a great place to get caught up on the latest football games, golf scores, family news, health concerns, or just to visit with friends. A cup of coffee together, a warm handshake, a friendly pat on the back are all part of the social interaction we […]

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JFK and TV

on November 14, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

Good morning. It’s November 14, 2019. Sixty years ago today, TV Guide published an essay written by an ambitious young U.S. senator from Massachusetts. The provocative piece would prove to be a predictive roadmap for future American political campaigns. John F. Kennedy was a war hero who’d risen quickly through Boston politics and arrived on the national stage in the […]

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TALKING DOG FOR SALE

TALKING DOG FOR SALE

on November 14, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories

A guy is driving around and he sees a sign in front of a house, Talking Dog For Sale. He rings the bell, and the owner tells him the dog is in the backyard. The guy goes around the house and into the backyard and sees a handsome Labrador Retriever sitting there. “You talk?” he asks. “Yep,” the Lab replies. […]

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November 14th in History

November 14th in History

on November 14, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

November 14 is the 318th day of the year (319th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 47 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Children’s Day, celebrated on the birthday of Jawaharlal Nehru. (India) Christian Feast Day: Barlaam of Kiev Philip the Apostle (Eastern Orthodox Church) Serapion of Algiers November 14 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Day […]

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