Archive for February, 2020

When will this Crap Ever End: House passes bill to make lynching a federal hate crime

When will this Crap Ever End: House passes bill to make lynching a federal hate crime

on February 27, 2020, 7:09 AM / in National News

The House on Wednesday passed the Emmett Till Antilynching Act, a bill making lynching a federal hate crime. The legislation passed by a 410-4 vote. The Senate passed a similar bill last February. That bill, backed by Sens. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), Cory Booker (D-N.J.), and Tim Scott (R-S.C.), also had bipartisan support. The Senate now must vote on the House […]

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CDC: California coronavirus case may be 1st with no ties outside U.S.

on February 27, 2020, 7:05 AM / in National News

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Wednesday that a person in California has tested positive for coronavirus, or COVID-19, without traveling to a place with an outbreak or having contact with someone infected. “It’s possible this could be an instance of community spread of COVID-19, which would be the first time this has happened in the United States,” […]

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In other worthless news, Rep. Jim Clyburn gives Joe Biden key South Carolina endorsement

In other worthless news, Rep. Jim Clyburn gives Joe Biden key South Carolina endorsement

on February 27, 2020, 7:03 AM / in National News, State News

Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-S.C.), the highest ranking black member of Congress, endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden for the Democratic presidential nomination on Wednesday ahead the party’s Saturday primary. Clyburn, the House majority whip and a prominent voice in the state’s politics, is a key backer in a state Biden is banking on to help him gain momentum after frontrunner […]

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Trump puts Vice President Mike Pence in charge of coronavirus response, says nation is ‘very ready’

on February 27, 2020, 7:00 AM / in National News

President Trump on Wednesday appointed Vice President Mike Pence to lead the White House response to the coronavirus outbreak. In a news conference with officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Trump said the “risk remains really low” and “we’re very, very ready for this.” There are 81,000 confirmed cases of the coronavirus worldwide, with nearly 3,000 deaths. […]

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COVID-19: The Chinese Coronavirus…Some New Information

on February 27, 2020, 6:51 AM / in International News, National News

by Dr. Patrick Jones Last week I wrote a blog article about our new friend Covid-19 the Chinese coronavirus. You can read the article here: CoronaVirus: Hype, Hope & Herbal Interventions. In the article I talked about the proof that was available at the time that it was a genetically engineered bio-weapon. There wasn’t any. In the past week we’ve learned some interesting […]

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Quote for Today

Quote for Today

on February 27, 2020, 6:45 AM / in History

I believe the world is incomprehensibly beautiful—an endless prospect of magic and wonder. Ansel Adams (1902–84)

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RECONSTRUCTION CONTINUES 150 YEARS LATER

RECONSTRUCTION CONTINUES 150 YEARS LATER

on February 27, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

One could certainly believe the below quote could be echoed today in any of the 50 states as we are forced to stand and watch as a totally unconstitutional, tyrannical and oppressive government goes about destroying what little is left of this once proud country. But what are the chances one would hear these words from a sitting member of […]

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Great Comeback Remarks

on February 27, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

Nancy Astor was an American socialite who married into the wealthy English family of Astor. She actually was the first woman to be elected to Parliament, which makes her humiliation all the sweeter. She was invited to 1912 a dinner party located in the Churchill estate , but, unfortunately for her, she became extremely annoyed at a drunk and politically […]

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Taking Notice

Taking Notice

on February 27, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

“Where were you when I laid the earth’s foundation?”   Job 38:4 When I clean my house for a special event, I become discouraged because I think that guests won’t notice what I clean, only what I don’t clean. This brings to mind a larger philosophical and spiritual question: Why do humans more quickly see what’s wrong than what’s right? We […]

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Quote for Today February 27th

Quote for Today February 27th

on February 27, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“But when they bring YOU in before public assemblies and government officials and authorities, do not become anxious about how or what YOU will speak in defense or what YOU will say; for the holy spirit will teach YOU in that very hour the things YOU ought to say.” Jesus, Luke 12: 11-12 Jesus, is also referred to as Jesus […]

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THESE BOYS WERE KILLED IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR — NOW THE SUPREME COURT MUST DECIDE IF THEIR CROSS-SHAPED MEMORIAL CAN STAND

THESE BOYS WERE KILLED IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR — NOW THE SUPREME COURT MUST DECIDE IF THEIR CROSS-SHAPED MEMORIAL CAN STAND

on February 27, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, National News

By Kevin Daley  |  The Daily Caller The Supreme Court will decide whether a cross-shaped veterans’ memorial violates the Constitution. A federal appeals court found the memorial offends the constitutional ban on religious favoritism. These are the stories of three men named on the monument. Just two days before Christmas, roughly 100 years ago, a family in Bladensburg, Maryland, received […]

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February 27th in History

February 27th in History

on February 27, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

February 27 is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 307 days remaining until the end of the year (308 in leap years). Holidays Christian Feast Day: Honorine Leander Saint Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows George Herbert(Anglican) February 27 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) National Day, celebrates the first independence of Dominican Republic from Haiti in […]

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I am Amazed and Shocked… Tennessee lawmakers advance bill to prevent ‘lunch shaming’ students

I am Amazed and Shocked… Tennessee lawmakers advance bill to prevent ‘lunch shaming’ students

on February 27, 2020, 5:51 AM / in Opinion, State News

In an article in the Tennessean by Kimberlee Kruesi of the Associated Press, we find that our legislators hard at work looking for something to do. Lord knows we can not destroy a child’s self esteem by asking them to work so they might pay a debt. Schools would be banned from “lunch shaming” students unable to afford school meals, […]

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2nd Amendment Rally at Tennessee Legislature

on February 26, 2020, 9:57 AM / in Announcements

March 10, 2020 The 2nd Amendment Rally at the Tennessee Legislature is set for March 10, 2020. It will start by 9:00 am in the old Supreme Court Chambers in the state capitol (a gun free zone). [NOTE: If weather permits and attendance calls for it, this portion of the event may be moved outside to capitol grounds on the […]

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A Fight Over Coal and Water Disrupts Georgia’s Legislature

A Fight Over Coal and Water Disrupts Georgia’s Legislature

on February 26, 2020, 9:55 AM / in Opinion, State News

By Erick-Woods Erickson Lake Juliette is a peaceful part of the state. About fifteen minutes from my house, I take my kayak out regularly to paddle the water. There are no fast boats on the placid water. It is mostly people practicing scuba diving, fishermen, and kayakers like me. Looming in the back of the lake is one of the […]

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BIDEN: CRAZY LIKE A FOX?

BIDEN: CRAZY LIKE A FOX?

on February 26, 2020, 9:51 AM / in Opinion

Former Vice President Joe Biden knows very well that his candidacy is on the rocks.  He also knows he’s facing very serious charges of corruption and using his office for personal benefit when he arranged to have his son, Hunter, take a ridiculously high-paying and undeserved position on the Board of the very corrupt Ukraine energy company, Burisma Holdings. But […]

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Three more days until the South Carolina primary … six more days until Super Tuesday … 251 days until Election Day!

on February 26, 2020, 9:49 AM / in National News

by Alexis Simendinger and Al Weaver Democratic presidential aspirants in South Carolina on Tuesday accused front-runner Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) of being a radical risk who could set back the nation’s fortunes for years to come if he’s the party’s nominee. But during the final debate before more than a dozen states vote over the next week, Sanders calmly pushed […]

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Whitney Houston going on holographic tour: The Democratic debate, the coronavirus, and the one true hope for humanity

Whitney Houston going on holographic tour: The Democratic debate, the coronavirus, and the one true hope for humanity

on February 26, 2020, 9:45 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison Whitney Houston is going on tour. According to Guinness World Records, Houston is the most honored female singer of all time, with more than four hundred awards. Most of us can play some of her iconic songs in our minds right now. Her death in 2012 at the age of forty-eight was tragic. Her estate is now […]

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U.S. soldier in South Korea tests positive for coronavirus

on February 26, 2020, 9:40 AM / in International News

A 23-year-old American soldier based in South Korea has tested positive for the coronavirus, COVID-19, the U.S. military announced Tuesday. The soldier, stationed at Camp Carroll in Waegwan, is the first U.S. service member to be infected with the virus. He is under quarantine at his home, which is off the base. There are 1,146 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in […]

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Supreme Court rules against Mexican family in cross-border shooting case

Supreme Court rules against Mexican family in cross-border shooting case

on February 26, 2020, 9:38 AM / in National News

The Supreme Court ruled 5-4 on Tuesday that the family of a Mexican teen fatally shot by a U.S. Border Patrol agent from across the U.S.-Mexico border can’t sue for damages. Justice Samuel Alito wrote in the conservative majority’s opinion that the 15-year-old, Sergio Adrian Hernandez Guereca, was not covered by constitutional protection against the use of excessive force because […]

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