Archive for December 1st, 2019

Millennials Are Fleeing Cities For Refuge From Democrats’ Disasters

Millennials Are Fleeing Cities For Refuge From Democrats’ Disasters

on December 1, 2019, 8:21 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Tirzah Duren New Census Bureau data shows millennials are increasingly trading in urban life for the suburbs and even switching states entirely. For twenty-somethings leaving a small town for the big city, the feeling of liberation and possibility can be exhilarating. Mom and dad, and their rules, are finally in the rearview mirror. But what’s up ahead is often worse—the […]

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Kid Rock hauled off stage after profanity-laced anti-Oprah rant

Kid Rock hauled off stage after profanity-laced anti-Oprah rant

on December 1, 2019, 8:15 AM / in State News

Here we go… The New York Daily News printed an article a couple of days ago about a rant by Kid Rock at an establishment in Nashville. We are not sure if the article is meant to condemn or defend the Kid. Either way it does show the frustration of great many conservatives these days. If we say anything in […]

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braver than me

braver than me

on December 1, 2019, 6:00 AM / in People, Religion

by Rory | Sunday, Nov 29, 2015 I am fiercely protective of my wife. Any man would be.  With all she’s going through, I only want her to be seen in a good light.  So, though I’m only an amateur with a camera, I try to use my lens and words to lift Joey up. Like any woman, my wife is self-conscious […]

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Saudi Arabia and the Politics of Famine

Saudi Arabia and the Politics of Famine

on December 1, 2019, 6:00 AM / in International News, Religion

The Death of the Yemenis by: Eric Metaxas &  Roberto Rivera   |   BreakPoint A humanitarian crisis unlike any we’ve seen in decades is unfolding in Yemen. And it’s being caused by an “ally” of the U.S. The assassination of journalist Jamal Khashoggi has shone a spotlight on the brutality of the Saudi regime. In particular, it has caused people to revisit their […]

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The Crooked Path

The Crooked Path

on December 1, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

  Thus says the LORD to his anointed, to Cyrus, whose right hand I have held, to subdue nations before him; and I will (1) loose the armor of kings,(2) to open before him the two-leaved gates; and the gates shall not be shut; (3) I will go before you, and (4) make the crooked places straight: (Isa 45:1-3) So […]

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The Nazi Romance With Islam Has Some Lessons for the United States

The Nazi Romance With Islam Has Some Lessons for the United States

on December 1, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

by David Mikics  / Reprinted with permission from Tabletmag.com. Both Hitler and Himmler had a soft spot for Islam. Hitler several times fantasized that, if the Saracens had not been stopped at the Battle of Tours, Islam would have spread through the European continent—and that would have been a good thing, since “Jewish Christianity” wouldn’t have gone on to poison […]

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Dead Ducks Don’t Flutter

Dead Ducks Don’t Flutter

on December 1, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

  Many years ago, a wealthy man went duck hunting with a hired hand named Sam. They took a horse and carriage, and along the way a rim came off one of the wheels. As Sam hammered it back on, he accidentally hit his finger. Instantly he let go with some bad words. He quickly fell to his knees, asking […]

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December 1st in History

December 1st in History

on December 1, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

December 1 is the 335th day of the year (336th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 30 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Battle of the Sinop Day (Russia) Christian feast day: Blessed Bruna Pellesi Blessed Charles de Foucauld Castritian Eligius Edmund Campion Nicholas Ferrar (Episcopal Church) December 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Damrong Rajanubhab Day (Thailand) Earliest day on which Farmer’s […]

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American Minute with Bill Federer “How they hate a Christian in Damascus!…” Mark Twain wrote “…and pretty much all over Turkeydom.”

American Minute with Bill Federer “How they hate a Christian in Damascus!…” Mark Twain wrote “…and pretty much all over Turkeydom.”

on December 1, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known as Mark Twain, was born NOVEMBER 30, 1835. His first popular story was “The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County,” written in 1865 while he was in San Francisco. In 1866, as a reporter for the Sacramento Union, Mark Twain traveled to the Sandwich Islands (present-day Hawaii). In 1867, a newspaper funded Mark Twain’s voyage […]

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Winds of War

on December 1, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Friday, December 1, 2018, the anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s 1862 State of the Union address. It came 10 weeks after he announced the Emancipation Proclamation — and less than three weeks after the midterm congressional elections revealed ambivalence among voters for that policy. Lincoln’s Republican Party added five new senators, but the Democrats picked up 34 seats […]

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Santa Claus: The True Story

Santa Claus: The True Story

on December 1, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories

I remember my first Christmas party with Grandma. I was just a kid. I remember tearing across town on my bike to visit her on the day my big sister dropped the bomb: “There is no Santa Claus,” she jeered. “Even dummies know that!” My grandma was not the gushy kind, never had been. I fled to her that day […]

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Why Did Christ Come?

on December 1, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

At this season called Christmas, amid the frenzied commercialism, which has distracted the attention of the multitude, how many give serious thought to the things, which this holiday is intended to represent? Do we ask ourselves what do we celebrate? Yes, a few do and of this few, only a few get the entire answer. We say that we are […]

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