Archive for December 28th, 2019

Radio broadcaster Don Imus has died

Radio broadcaster Don Imus has died

on December 28, 2019, 8:23 AM / in People

Radio shock jock Don Imus, one of the pioneers of his genre, died Friday less than two years after retiring, according to a family statement given to NBC New York. He was 79. He died Friday after being hospitalized at the Baylor Scott and White Medical Center in College Station, Texas, his family said. The cause of death was not […]

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The Alphabet Soup Group Strikes Again: Cancel Culture Goes After JK Rowling

The Alphabet Soup Group Strikes Again: Cancel Culture Goes After JK Rowling

on December 28, 2019, 8:18 AM / in International News

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has recently come under fire for tweeting about her agreement with science. Her support of the fact that men and women cannot biologically change their sex has brought her much backlash from the cancel culture of the Left and the transgender community. Her support for this comes after a woman in London was recently fired […]

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Jackson Police continue investigating the finding of what appears to be human bones.

on December 28, 2019, 8:13 AM / in Local News

Jackson Police Investigators continue investigating the finding of skeletal remains in the creek bed located at Oil Well Road. On December 25th, Jackson Police responded to the area of Oil Well Road for a report of bones, possibly human, being found in the creek bed just West of Old Humboldt Road.  Jackson Police Investigators and cadaver dog teams searched approximately […]

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Remains of 6 people found at site of tour helicopter crash in Hawaii

Remains of 6 people found at site of tour helicopter crash in Hawaii

on December 28, 2019, 8:11 AM / in National News, State News

The grim announcement came hours after the wreckage of the helicopter, which had 7 aboard, was found on Kauai. The remains of six people were recovered Friday at the site of a tour helicopter crash on a Hawaiian island, a fire official said. There were no signs of any survivors among the seven people on board, said Solomon Kanoho, battalion chief of […]

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Germany: A “Latent Sense of Insecurity”

on December 28, 2019, 8:06 AM / in International News, Opinion

To: Gov. Bill Lee…. we just thought that we would let you know….. A recent annual poll, conducted in September: Every year since 1992, R+V, Germany’s largest insurance firm, has been asking Germans what they fear most. “This year, for the first time,” according to a report in Deutsche Welle, “a majority said they were most afraid that the country would be unable to […]

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AFGHANISTAN: GRAVEYARD OF EMPIRES

on December 28, 2019, 7:59 AM / in Opinion

Eric Margolis December 14, 2019 “In our country the lie has become not just a moral category but a pillar of the State.”. Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn This week, the venerable Washington Post newspaper revealed a bombshell, 2,000 page, secret Pentagon report detailing the astounding failure of US war strategy in Afghanistan, America’s longest war. Americans have been fed a steady stream […]

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More About “The Ogre of the Badlands”

More About “The Ogre of the Badlands”

on December 28, 2019, 7:55 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

More About “The Ogre of the Badlands” (Chuck Muth) – As noted in a recent Muth’s Truths column, the torch-and-pitchfork blood feud between the City of Las Vegas and a group of home owners in the tony gated community of Queensridge is being stoked constantly by a high-powered local attorney/ogre named Frank Schreck, a.k.a., “Shrek” for short. Although well-known by political insiders in […]

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One Trillion Dollars Repatriated So Far, Reports Commerce Department

One Trillion Dollars Repatriated So Far, Reports Commerce Department

on December 28, 2019, 6:36 AM / in National News

According to the U.S. Department of Commerce American companies have repatriated more than a trillion dollars of their overseas profits since Trump’s “tax holiday” was announced in 2017. As part of his Tax Cuts and Jobs Act corporate profits held overseas would enjoy a one-time levy of just 15.5 percent tax on profits held overseas instead of the punishing 35 percent rate […]

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Murkowski “Disturbed” by McConnell’s Pledge to Coordinate With Trump

Murkowski “Disturbed” by McConnell’s Pledge to Coordinate With Trump

on December 28, 2019, 6:33 AM / in National News

Written by  Luis Miguel Moderate Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski (shown) of Alaska went against the grain of her party with recent comments about the impeachment of President Donald Trump, stating in an interview that she was “disturbed” by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s vow to cooperate with the White House. McConnell had told Fox News’ Sean Hannity that he will be […]

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When God Thunders

When God Thunders

on December 28, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

You called in trouble, and I delivered you; I answered you in the secret place of thunder. —Psalm 81:7 Thunder rolls across the Sawtooth Mountains, crashing and echoing through the peaks and canyons, shaking the ground with celestial sonic booms. My old dog cuts and runs. I stand amazed and delighted. The storm reminds me of the “secret place of […]

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American Minute with Bill Federer Astronomer Johannes Kepler – “O, Almighty God, I am thinking Thy thoughts after Thee!…”

American Minute with Bill Federer Astronomer Johannes Kepler – “O, Almighty God, I am thinking Thy thoughts after Thee!…”

on December 28, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

“O, Almighty God, I am thinking Thy thoughts after Thee!” wrote astronomer Johannes Kepler, 1619, The Harmonies of the World. Johannes Kepler was born DECEMBER 27, 1571. An attack of smallpox when he was four years old left Johannes Kepler with crippled hands and poor eyesight. Overcoming those handicaps, Kepler took up the study of science. The person most responsible […]

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December 28th in History

December 28th in History

on December 28, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

December 28 is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are three days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian Feast Day: Abel (Coptic Church) Caterina Volpicelli Feast of the Holy Innocents or Childermas. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated with pranks (inocentadas), similar to April […]

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American Minute with Bill Federer  ARMENIA was the first nation to officially adopt Christianity as its state religion, 301 AD

American Minute with Bill Federer ARMENIA was the first nation to officially adopt Christianity as its state religion, 301 AD

on December 28, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

According to ancient tradition, Noah’s Ark rested on Mount Araratin the Armenian Mountain Range.    Armenia’s Coat of Arms has Mount Ararat with Noah’s Ark on top. Armenian historian Movses Khorenatsi (410-490 AD) recounted the tradition that Noah’s son Japheth had a descendant named Hayk who shot an arrow in a battle near Lake Van c.2,500 BC killing Nimrod, builder of the Tower of Babel–the […]

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Quote for Today December 29th

Quote for Today December 29th

on December 28, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories, History, People

Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens. J. R. R. Tolkien John Ronald Reuel Tolkien  was an English writer, poet, philologist, and university professor, best known as the author of the classic high fantasy works The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and The Silmarillion. He served as the Rawlinson and Bosworth Professor of Anglo-Saxon and Fellow […]

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