Archive for February 14th, 2020

Back To Rome

on February 14, 2020, 9:46 AM / in Opinion

Even the most casual student of history knows that the mighty Roman Empire fell from within. More serious students of history have read tomes of scholarly research on the subject. Most of them also share the conclusion that the collapse of the greatest economic and military power in the world came primarily from within. And many of these same researchers […]

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CORONAVIRUS: A CONSEQUENCE OF VIOLATING GOD’S LAWS

on February 14, 2020, 9:45 AM / in Opinion

Did you know almost all seasonal flu originates each year from China?  It’s true.  Now we have Coronavirus from China and we had SARS several years ago.  Why is that? God gave very detailed instructions on what foods are good for us, and what foods we must avoid, and he never reveals why in any of his Commandments.  The reason […]

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Carcare and Caraid

Carcare and Caraid

on February 14, 2020, 9:42 AM / in Opinion

What if the global-warming greenies take control and mandate that from this point forward, only electric vehicles can be sold in the United States? And in order to make that happen fast, they invent Caraid and Carcare — modeled on Medicaid and Medicare, of course. What will vehicles cost after the creation of Carcare and Caraid? Not $30,000. Because Carcare […]

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House backs removing deadline for ratifying ERA

House backs removing deadline for ratifying ERA

on February 14, 2020, 9:32 AM / in National News

The House on Thursday voted in favor of removing a 1982 deadline for the states to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment. A similar measure has been introduced in the Senate. It takes ratification by three-quarters of the states to add an amendment to the Constitution, and the ERA didn’t reach that threshold until Virginia, with new Democratic majorities in its […]

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Prosecutors accuse Huawei of stealing trade secrets

Prosecutors accuse Huawei of stealing trade secrets

on February 14, 2020, 9:18 AM / in International News, National News

Federal prosecutors have filed new charges that were unsealed Thursday accusing Chinese telecommunications gear maker Huawei of stealing trade secrets. Huawei already faces charges of stealing intellectual property, wire fraud, and obstruction of justice. In the new case, Huawei USA and Futurewei, two subsidiaries that were located in the U.S. at the time, allegedly took technology from six American companies […]

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Judge halts Microsoft’s JEDI contract due to Amazon lawsuit

on February 14, 2020, 9:16 AM / in National News

A federal judge on Thursday temporarily blocked Microsoft’s JEDI contract with the Pentagon. The move marked a win for Amazon, which has filed a lawsuit against the Defense Department, accusing President Trump of “repeated public and behind-the-scenes attacks to steer” the Pentagon’s Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure contract toward Microsoft in order to “harm his perceived political enemy,” Amazon CEO Jeff […]

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Perils at Sea

on February 14, 2020, 9:06 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s February 14, 2020. At 12:15 p.m. on this date in 1983, a crewman on the Neptune Jade, a 750-foot freighter on its way to Asia, noticed a blip on his radar screen. It signified the presence of another vessel 24 nautical miles away, which wasn’t unusual in that busy Bering Sea shipping lane. Except for one thing: […]

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An Establishment in Panic

An Establishment in Panic

on February 14, 2020, 8:43 AM / in Opinion

Biden, Buttigieg and Klobuchar are all now headed for the Nevada caucuses on Feb. 22, where Sanders is favored… Sanders, however, is not without his own problems. From the day he entered the race, Joe Biden was the great hope of the Democratic establishment to spare them from the horrifying prospect of a 2020 race between The Donald and Bernie […]

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‘Bachelor’ contestant makes her faith public: A Valentine’s Day call to courageous love

‘Bachelor’ contestant makes her faith public: A Valentine’s Day call to courageous love

on February 14, 2020, 8:41 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison Madison Prewett is a contestant on The Bachelor. For those of us who don’t know how the show works (myself included until I did research for this article), a single bachelor meets a pool of eligible women. He then eliminates candidates, culminating in a marriage proposal to his final selection. During the process, a one-on-one date with […]

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Biologically Male Runner To Compete In USA Women’s Olympic Trials

Biologically Male Runner To Compete In USA Women’s Olympic Trials

on February 14, 2020, 8:40 AM / in National News

A biologically male marathon runner who identifies as a transgender woman is set to compete in the USA Olympic trials later in February. Megan Youngren “is set to make history on Feb. 29 as the first openly transgender athlete to compete at the U.S. Olympic marathon trials,” Sports Illustrated reported. Youngren qualified for the trials after a strong performance on […]

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MIT researchers find vulnerabilities in voting app used in multiple states

MIT researchers find vulnerabilities in voting app used in multiple states

on February 14, 2020, 8:34 AM / in National News

A voting app used in multiple states during the 2018 midterms elections to allow for more accessible voting has cyber vulnerabilities that could allow for votes to be changed or exposed, researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) found. In a paper published Thursday, three MIT researchers found that Voatz had vulnerabilities that “allow different kinds of adversaries to alter, stop, […]

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Durham Investigating If Obama Admin and CIA under John Brennan Hid or Manipulated Evidence of Russian Meddling

Durham Investigating If Obama Admin and CIA under John Brennan Hid or Manipulated Evidence of Russian Meddling

on February 14, 2020, 8:28 AM / in National News

 by Nick Arama |  RedState The New York Times is at it again. They seem to always be there, ready to spin a story to minimize the damage to Democrats. This time, they seem to be wanting to cast aspersions and seeds of doubt about U.S. Attorney John Durham and something interesting he’s reportedly found. Check out the first paragraph of […]

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Sanders faces rare union opposition in Nevada over ‘Medicare for All’

Sanders faces rare union opposition in Nevada over ‘Medicare for All’

on February 14, 2020, 8:25 AM / in National News

Sen. Bernie Sanders‘s support for his signature “Medicare for All” proposal has created an unexpected divide between the White House hopeful and his usually reliable labor union base. Sanders faces scrutiny from the powerful Nevada Culinary Workers Union, which is warning that his goal of overhauling the nation’s health care system would put an end to private plans for union members. […]

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We’ve Been Gone

on February 14, 2020, 8:23 AM / in People

Due to a death in the family, I have been gone for the last week. We are sorry for the inconvenience!

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FDR’S ‘NEW DEAL’ SOCIAL SECURITY ACT JUST THAT

on February 14, 2020, 6:36 AM / in History, News, Opinion

My SS card still states  NOT TO BE USED FOR IDENTIFICATION. I got my first SS # the summer of 1954 so I could get a job and then when I got married I applied for the change to include my married name in 1956.  I still have that original card and I just now checked it to be sure […]

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The Ease of Ingratitude

The Ease of Ingratitude

on February 14, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Since we are receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, let us be thankful.  Hebrews 12:28 Thwip, thwap. Thwip, thwap. The windshield wipers slamming back and forth trying to keep up with the pelting rain only added to my irritation as I adjusted to driving the used car I had just purchased—an old station wagon with 80,000+ miles and no […]

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the master plan

the master plan

on February 14, 2020, 6:00 AM / in National News, People, Religion

By Rory Our music has taken us many incredible places and let us experience some amazing things in the past 8 years and people we meet have often asked if we had a plan to get to where we are.  I’ve always answered, “yes, there’s a master plan… it’s just not ours”. And so now, with the big week we have coming […]

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Quote for Today Feburary 14th

on February 14, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

“God forbid we should ever be twenty years without such a rebellion. The people cannot be all, and always, well informed. The part which is wrong will be discontented, in proportion to the importance of the facts they misconceive. If they remain quiet under such misconceptions, it is lethargy, the forerunner of death to the public liberty.” Thomas Jefferson, letter […]

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February 14th in History

February 14th in History

on February 14, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

February 14 is the 45th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 320 days remaining until the end of the year (321 in leap years). Holidays Christian feast day: Cyril and Methodius, patron saints of Europe (Roman Catholic Church) Valentine February 14 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Communist Martyrs Day (Iraqi Communist Party) Statehood Day (Arizona) Statehood Day (Oregon) […]

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Epsilon Eridani

Epsilon Eridani

on February 14, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

Epsilon Eridani is a star in the constellation of Eridanus. Viewable from most of Earth’s surface along a declination 9.46° south of the celestial equator, it is 10.5 light-years away and has an apparent magnitude of 3.73. It is the third-closest individual star or star system visible to the unaided eye. Estimated at less than a billion years old, the […]

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