Archive for February 25th, 2020

Trump tells CNN reporter he should be “ashamed”

on February 25, 2020, 9:47 AM / in National News

What’s Up: President Trump had a contentious exchange with CNN reporter Jim Acosta in India on Tuesday, with the president calling out CNN’s record and Acosta saying that CNN tells the truth more than the president does. Quote: “You probably have the worst record in the history of broadcasting.” The First take: This was classic Trump. And it was also classic […]

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Confirmed: Ilhan Omar Married Her Brother and May Have Committed the ‘Worst Crime Spree in Congressional History’

Confirmed: Ilhan Omar Married Her Brother and May Have Committed the ‘Worst Crime Spree in Congressional History’

on February 25, 2020, 9:33 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Greg Holt |  NewswithViews The Ilhan Omar saga just keeps getting better and better.  While Ilhan accuses Trump of every evil under the sun, The Daily Mail is confirming that Ilhan DID marry her brother. (True Conservative Pundit)You just can’t make this stuff up.  Omar demanded in the past that President Trump release his taxes, while Omar kept her […]

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Disney animated movie to feature LGBTQ character: Connecting cultural dots and choosing courageous faith

Disney animated movie to feature LGBTQ character: Connecting cultural dots and choosing courageous faith

on February 25, 2020, 9:30 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison Disney’s Onward, coming to theaters on March 6, will feature an openly LGBTQ animated character. This follows a same-sex kiss in last year’s The Rise of Skywalker and the portrait of LeFou as gay in the live-action Beauty and the Beast remake. We should not be surprised. Disney World has sponsored Gay Day at the park since 1991. Disney Co. began offering benefits to gay partners in […]

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Court upholds Trump rule against abortion referrals

on February 25, 2020, 9:24 AM / in National News

A U.S. appeals court on Monday upheld Trump administration rules barring abortion referrals for low-income women served by the Title X federal family planning program. Lower courts in Washington, Oregon, and California had ruled against the ban, which opponents referred to as a “gag rule.” Abortion is legal but federal laws prohibit paying for the procedure with Title X or […]

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Sanders unveils child-care plan as rivals slam comments on Fidel Castro

Sanders unveils child-care plan as rivals slam comments on Fidel Castro

on February 25, 2020, 9:21 AM / in National News

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Monday rolled out his free universal child-care plan after solidifying his position as the frontrunner for the Democratic nomination with his win in Saturday’s Nevada caucuses. Sanders said as president he would “guarantee every child in America free full-day, full-week, high-quality child care from infancy through age three,” and full-week pre-kindergarten education starting at age […]

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Supreme Court to consider rights case over same-sex foster parents

Supreme Court to consider rights case over same-sex foster parents

on February 25, 2020, 9:17 AM / in National News

Once again the Supreme’s will overstep their constitutional bounds to rule over a state contested case.  The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider Catholic Social Services’ challenge of a Philadelphia anti-discrimination ordinance that bars placement of children in foster care with the agency due to its refusal to let same-sex couples serve as foster parents. The agency, part of […]

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American Adults Have More Than $20 Billion In Unused Gift Cards, Study Finds

American Adults Have More Than $20 Billion In Unused Gift Cards, Study Finds

on February 25, 2020, 9:10 AM / in National News

by Tyler Durden | Zerohedge In the US, gift cards are widely seen as a way to give somebody a gift that’s ever-so-slightly more thoughtful than simply giving them an envelope full of cash. They’re also increasingly an option for consumers to redeem credit card rewards. Unfortunately, many American adults also misplace or forget about the plastic gifts, essentially handing the […]

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When Confronted by Victims of Her Horrible Law, Lorena Gonzalez Shouts “F**k Trump!”

When Confronted by Victims of Her Horrible Law, Lorena Gonzalez Shouts “F**k Trump!”

on February 25, 2020, 9:06 AM / in Opinion, State News

As we at RedState have covered extensively, California’s new anti-freelancing law, AB5, has had devastating “unintended” consequences for tens of thousands of professionals who make a living (or supplement their income) as an independent contractor. Billed as a law to protect people driving for Uber, Lyft, and the like from being exploited, it instead has impacted over 150 industries, including […]

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White House Requests $2.5 Billion To Fight Coronavirus Outbreak

on February 25, 2020, 8:58 AM / in National News

The White House wants to direct $2.5 billion toward fighting the deadly coronavirus outbreak. As part of the plan sent to lawmakers, the White House Office of Management and Budget said the funding would support public health surveillance, treatment and the development of new vaccines. Acting OMB White House Budget Director Russell Vought wrote in the letter, “The President’s priority is […]

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Thoughts to live by…..

on February 25, 2020, 8:32 AM / in Bedtime Stories, People, Religion

Author unknown Tips My Grandmother Gave Me My beloved grandmother, may she rest in peace, used to carry an old notebook with her wherever she went. She would fill it with beautiful thoughts and advice she got from wise people. Throughout my childhood, I would see her writing things down in that little notebook. I always thought they were her […]

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Jackson Theatre Guild auditions for Driving Miss Daisy

Jackson Theatre Guild auditions for Driving Miss Daisy

on February 25, 2020, 8:21 AM / in Announcements

Jackson Theatre Guild – 314 E. Main Street`, P.O. Box 7041, Jackson, TN, 38302, (731) 427-3200

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Occupational Licensing Harms Poor, Doesn’t Help Consumers: Report

Occupational Licensing Harms Poor, Doesn’t Help Consumers: Report

on February 25, 2020, 7:51 AM / in National News, Opinion

Written by  Michael Tennant Occupational licensure — requiring individuals seeking to engage in a profession to obtain the state’s permission to do so, often at a high cost — does little to enhance consumer safety but much to prevent those at the lowest rung of the economic ladder from improving their lot, according to a recent report from the Archbridge Institute, […]

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Ratings Failure: Is CNN the “Collapsing News Network”?

Ratings Failure: Is CNN the “Collapsing News Network”?

on February 25, 2020, 7:49 AM / in National News, Opinion

Written by  Selwyn Duke Perhaps it’s the competition from the Babylon Bee. But you’d think left-wing network CNN would see a ratings shift during the interest-piquing Democrat primary season, and it has. Its ratings have actually dropped — while rival network Fox News’s numbers have risen. In fact, CNN couldn’t even manage one million viewers during New Hampshire primary week; this is […]

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Go Fever

Go Fever

on February 25, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him.  Psalm 37:7 On January 28, 1986, after five weather-related delays, the space shuttle Challenger lumbered heavenward amid a thunderous overture of noise and flame. A mere 73 seconds later, system failure tore the shuttle apart, and all seven crewmembers perished. The disaster was attributed to an O-ring seal known to […]

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United States” a professedly Christian nation…”- John Foster Dulles, Secretary of State

United States” a professedly Christian nation…”- John Foster Dulles, Secretary of State

on February 25, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

Read more from William Federer here “There is only one defense – a defense compounded of eternal vigilance, sound policies, and high courage” – stated Secretary of State John Foster Dulles to the Overseas Press Club in New York, March 30, 1954. John Foster Dulles was born FEBRUARY 25, 1888, in the home of his Civil War general grandfather. His […]

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February 25th in History

February 25th in History

on February 25, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

February 25 is the 56th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 309 days remaining until the end of the year (310 in leap years). Holidays Christian Feast Day: Æthelberht of Kent Blessed Maria Adeodata Pisani, OSB Tarasius (Eastern Orthodox Churches and Traditional Roman Catholics) Walburga John Roberts February 25 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Kitano Baika-sai or “Plum […]

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Quote for Today; February 25th

Quote for Today; February 25th

on February 25, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“No government has the right to decide on the truth of scientific principles, nor to prescribe in any way the character of the questions investigated. Neither may a government determine the aesthetic value of artistic creations, nor limit the forms of literacy or artistic expression. Nor should it pronounce on the validity of economic, historic, religious, or philosophical doctrines. Instead […]

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