Archive for February 27th, 2020

Unconstitutional State Internet Sales Tax Update

on February 27, 2020, 8:16 AM / in National News, State News

State legislatures picked up where they left off following an active 2019 on Internet sales tax (IST).  States have swiftly moved to adopt laws requiring out of state sellers without a physical presence in their state to collect and remit sales tax in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on South Dakota v. Wayfair. Nearly every state with sales […]

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FCC receives more than 1,300 complaints about Super Bowl halftime show: The coronavirus and two ways to respond to culture

FCC receives more than 1,300 complaints about Super Bowl halftime show: The coronavirus and two ways to respond to culture

on February 27, 2020, 7:28 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison This year’s Super Bowl was one of the best games in years. The halftime show, by contrast, was one of the most shocking. My wife and I were appalled at the sexual nature of the performance, agreeing that if our grandchildren had been with us, we would have been forced to change the channel. It turns […]

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Joe Biden finally admits he WASN’T arrested trying to visit Nelson Mandela: Campaign says he was only separated from a congressional delegation meeting the ANC leader

on February 27, 2020, 7:23 AM / in National News

By KEITH GRIFFITH FOR DAILYMAIL.COM Biden had made the extraordinary claim three times this month in South Carolina Says he was arrested in Soweto in 1989 while trying to visit Nelson Mandela Mandela was imprisoned on Robben Island, 900 miles away from Soweto No news reports or other records can be found of such an arrest of the senator UN ambassador […]

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Sharapova retires from tennis

Sharapova retires from tennis

on February 27, 2020, 7:20 AM / in People, Tennis

Tennis star Maria Sharapova announced Wednesday that she was retiring from the sport. Sharapova, 32, won five Grand Slam singles titles, including a win over then top-ranked Serena Williams at Wimbledon in 2004 when Sharapova was just 17. In an essay published in Vanity Fair, Sharapova said she realized the injuries that plagued her career were preventing her from competing […]

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Trump campaign announces libel suit against Times over opinion piece

on February 27, 2020, 7:17 AM / in National News

President Trump’s re-election campaign announced Wednesday that it was filing a libel suit against The New York Times for publishing an opinion article saying Trump’s 2016 campaign had an “overarching deal” with Russia trading “help in the campaign against Hillary Clinton for the quo of a new pro-Russian foreign policy.” The suit, according to a draft released by the campaign, […]

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Milwaukee brewery employee fatally shoots 5

Milwaukee brewery employee fatally shoots 5

on February 27, 2020, 7:14 AM / in State News

An employee shot and killed five people Wednesday in Milwaukee at the Moors Coors complex, one of the nation’s largest breweries. “There were five individuals who went to work today, just like everybody goes to work, and they thought they were going to go to work, finish their day, and return to their families. They didn’t — and tragically they […]

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Appeals court says Trump can freeze funding to sanctuary jurisdictions

on February 27, 2020, 7:12 AM / in National News

JUST ENFORCING THE LAW MAM! The Trump administration can withhold federal funding from so-called sanctuary cities and states that refuse to cooperate with federal immigration authorities, a three-judge panel of the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan ruled on Wednesday. The unanimous decision, which set up a possible appeal to the Supreme Court, reversed a lower court ruling […]

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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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