Archive for March 13th, 2020

2020 Annual Event – August 9, 2020

2020 Annual Event – August 9, 2020

on March 13, 2020, 7:49 AM / in Announcements

– Tickets are on sale now! – Decide soon to be a sponsor and/or vendor The TFALAC is the political action committee that is associated with and works with the Tennessee Firearms Association. It is the entity that raises the funds which will be used in the 2020 election cycle to support those legislators and candidates who have demonstrated the […]

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Friday the 13th and fear of coronavirus: The positive mindset I hope we’ll adopt

Friday the 13th and fear of coronavirus: The positive mindset I hope we’ll adopt

on March 13, 2020, 7:46 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison On average, there is a Friday the thirteenth every 212 days. Such a day occurs in any month that begins with a Sunday. Fear of this day has been given the scientific name, “paraskevidekatriaphobia,” from the Greek words for Friday, thirteen, and fear. By contrast, we don’t yet have a scientific name for “fear of coronavirus,” but that makes such […]

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90 Migrants Found Packed in Tractor-Trailer at Texas Border Checkpoint

90 Migrants Found Packed in Tractor-Trailer at Texas Border Checkpoint

on March 13, 2020, 7:38 AM / in National News

Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents stopped a collection of 90 migrants from being smuggled into the U.S. interior. The cartel-connected smugglers locked 90 migrants, including five unaccompanied juveniles, inside a tractor-trailer. Laredo North Station agents assigned to the Interstate 35 immigration checkpoint on the night of March 5 observed a gray tractor pulling a white trailer approaching for inspection. During […]

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Metro Nashville Police Department camera captured a dramatic scene as a tornado passed through Jefferson Street and 3rd Avenue N. on March 3.

on March 13, 2020, 7:36 AM / in State News

NEW VIDEO OF MARCH 3 TORNADO: This was recorded by an MNPD Safety Camera mounted at Jefferson Street & 3rd Ave N. The camera continued to record on battery power for a short time after it lost electricity. Despite water damage to the camera housing, the stored video survived. pic.twitter.com/JqusCTMq6N — Metro Nashville PD (@MNPDNashville) March 12, 2020

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Police sting leads to men who used gay hookup app Grinder to lure boys for sex abuse

Police sting leads to men who used gay hookup app Grinder to lure boys for sex abuse

on March 13, 2020, 7:21 AM / in State News

By Anthony Murdoch Oklahoma police investigators made 11 arrests, including two who used the app to target young victims. PAWNEE COUNTY, Oklahoma, (LifeSiteNews) – An Oklahoma sheriff says two men arrested and charged with the rape of minors used a homosexual hookup app to precisely target underage boys for “gay sex.” The homosexual app Grindr was mentioned by Sheriff Mike […]

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Will the Coronavirus Kill the New World Order?

Will the Coronavirus Kill the New World Order?

on March 13, 2020, 7:17 AM / in Opinion

What does the future hold? It may one day be said that the coronavirus delivered the deathblow to the New World Order, to a half-century of globalization, and to the era of interdependence of the world’s great nations. Dr. Brian Monahan, attending physician of Congress, told a closed meeting of Senate staffers this week that 70 million to 150 million […]

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Justin Trudeau’s wife Sophie tests positive for coronavirus

Justin Trudeau’s wife Sophie tests positive for coronavirus

on March 13, 2020, 7:15 AM / in International News

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s office announced Thursday night that his wife, Sophie Trudeau, tested positive for the COVID-19 coronavirus. Both Trudeaus will remain quarantined in their home for the next 14 days. Sophie Trudeau is “feeling well, is taking all the recommended precautions, and her symptoms remain mild,” the prime minister’s office said in a statement. Justin Trudeau is […]

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Judge orders Chelsea Manning released from jail

Judge orders Chelsea Manning released from jail

on March 13, 2020, 7:13 AM / in National News

A federal judge on Thursday ordered that Chelsea Manning be released from jail. He has spent a year there for refusing to testify before a grand jury investigating WikiLeaks and its founder, Julian Assange. Manning, a former Army intelligence analyst who in 2010 leaked secret military and diplomatic documents to WikiLeaks, tried to kill herself on Wednesday and was being […]

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Sanders projected winner of California primary

Sanders projected winner of California primary

on March 13, 2020, 7:06 AM / in National News, State News

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) has won California’s Democratic primary, holding onto the lead he had when the polls closed on Super Tuesday even though former Vice President Joe Biden gained some ground as provisional ballots and votes cast by mail were counted. Sanders had always been projected to win California, but the confirmation of his victory provided a boost to […]

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Pelosi, Mnuchin near deal on coronavirus economic rescue package

Pelosi, Mnuchin near deal on coronavirus economic rescue package

on March 13, 2020, 7:04 AM / in National News

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said that she and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin were “close to a deal” on an economic rescue package in response to the coronavirus outbreak, setting up a Friday vote “one way or another.” Once the House approves a package, it will go to the Senate, which has called off a recess so it will be […]

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Julian in the Dock

Julian in the Dock

on March 13, 2020, 7:01 AM / in International News

By ISRAEL SHAMIR  Julian Assange’s extradition hearing has had very little media coverage. Even The Guardian and The New York Times barely mentioned it, though these newspapers made a fortune publishing Assange-provided cables. Unless you had been looking for it, you wouldn’t even know that on February 24 to 27, the first stage of Assange’s extradition hearing was being adjudicated in the secretive Woolwich […]

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Looking for a Private School? Choose Wisely!

Looking for a Private School? Choose Wisely!

on March 13, 2020, 6:56 AM / in National News, Opinion

Written by  Alex Newman and Dr. Duke Pesta There are many good private schools throughout the country, including religious ones. But parents beware: Many are not what they are advertised to be. Walking through the Christian Heritage Academy (CHA) in Del City, Oklahoma, one gets the sense of being almost on another planet, or at least in another dimension. The […]

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NBA Suspends Season After All-star Players Test Positive for Coronavirus

NBA Suspends Season After All-star Players Test Positive for Coronavirus

on March 13, 2020, 6:48 AM / in National News

Written by  James Murphy The sports world was rocked by the news released Wednesday night that the National Basketball Association has suspended its season “until further notice” over coronavirus fears. The drastic action was announced after a player for the Utah Jazz tested positive for the virus just prior to a game in Oklahoma City on Wednesday night. Rudy Gobert, a […]

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Self-Care

Self-Care

on March 13, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Come with me by yourselves to a quiet place and get some rest.  Mark 6:31 After my husband underwent heart surgery, I spent an anxious night by his hospital bed. Mid-morning, I remembered a scheduled haircut. “I’ll have to cancel,” I said, raking my fingers distractedly through my straggly hair. “Mom, just wash your face and go to your appointment,” […]

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Quote for Today

Quote for Today

on March 13, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

In my many years I have come to a conclusion that one useless man is a shame, two is a law firm, and three or more is a congress. John Adams John Adams was an American statesman who served as the second president of the United States (1797–1801) and the first vice president (1789–97). He was a lawyer, diplomat, statesman, political theorist, and, as a Founding […]

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March 13th In History

March 13th In History

on March 13, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

March 13 is the 72nd day of the year (73rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 293 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian Feast Day: Euphrasia of Constantinople Gerald of Mayo James Theodore Holly (Episcopal Church (USA)) Leander of Seville Leticia Nicephorus Roderick Sabinus of Hermopolis Kasuga Matsuri (Kasuga Grand Shrine, Nara, Japan) […]

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A Ref’s Toughest Call

on March 13, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories, History

Good morning, it’s March 13, 2020. Eighty-five years ago today, Nicholas and Helen Oprian, first-generation Romanian immigrants living in San Francisco, welcomed their only child into the world. They named her Virginia, a nice American name. She was my mother. Mom has been gone these past four years, and I’ve written about her before, so here we are at the […]

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