Archive for August 23rd, 2020

House passes bill to give $25 billion to U.S. Postal Service, Trump vows veto

on August 23, 2020, 7:49 AM / in National News

GOP lawmakers blast House leadership for planning to pass $25 billion of USPS rescue funding before Postmaster General hearing The Democrat-controlled House on Saturday passed a measure to reverse recent changes in U.S. Postal Service operations and give $25 billion in emergency money to the agency before the November elections. The vote count was 257-to-150, with 26 Republicans voting with Democrats. The […]

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Tennessee’s Governor Has Quite the Punishment for Left-wing Rioters That Will Definitely Bring Lawsuits

Tennessee’s Governor Has Quite the Punishment for Left-wing Rioters That Will Definitely Bring Lawsuits

on August 23, 2020, 7:44 AM / in State News

I don’t blame Tennessee’s Gov. Bill Lee for signing this bill into law. He increased punishments against those engaging in the type of mayhem seen in Portland, Seattle, and Chicago, some of which include the loss of voting rights. Yes, you can bet the liberal media, Democrats, and the American Civil Liberties Union is going to be immensely triggered by […]

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Chicago Activist Tells People Mad About Looting to ‘Get over it! These Buildings Are Insured!’

on August 23, 2020, 7:40 AM / in National News

An activist accused people upset over the recent looting in downtown Chicago of being upset about the wrong thing during a recent press conference. “People are worried about looting and there are literal lives being taken away? There are people who are dying and y’all are mad about looting Mag Mile? Get over it!” Alycia Moaton said at the event hosted by […]

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Seven killed after plane loaded with money crashes in South Sudan

on August 23, 2020, 7:36 AM / in International News

A cargo plane carrying food, motorbikes and cash crashed shortly after takeoff from the airport in the South Sudanese capital of Juba. Four passengers and three crew have been confirmed dead. The Antonov An-26 aircraft was travelling to the city of Aweil in the northwest of the country. Videos and photos circulating on social media show smoke rising from the […]

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Portland Rioters Threaten Homes: ‘Come Out, into Streets,’ ‘Stolen Land, Stolen People’

on August 23, 2020, 7:34 AM / in State News

By PENNY STARR Weeks after city and state officials and Democrats claimed additional federal officers deployed to Portland to protect federal property had caused peaceful protests to become violent, and so the extra personnel pulled back, the riots and destruction have grown, according to numerous media and observer reports on Friday and Saturday. Oregon Live reported on the rise in violence by […]

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Illegal Alien Dems Used To Attack Trump Was Actually Deported Under Clinton, Flagged Under Obama

on August 23, 2020, 6:56 AM / in Opinion

When the Republican National Convention opens Monday, Democrats are probably going to insist on running an ongoing fact check of GOP speakers — particularly President Donald Trump. If only they’d insisted on a similar fact check for their own convention. There are plenty of reasons why, but let’s take the case of Alejandra Juarez. She’s the mother of 11-year-old Estela […]

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“IN THE MARXIST PLAYBOOK”

“IN THE MARXIST PLAYBOOK”

on August 23, 2020, 6:45 AM / in Opinion

by Tom Patterson with Alan Korwin, ©2020 Black Lives Matter claims to be fighting for things it calls “social justice” or “black liberation” and “black sovereignty.” It’s conveniently unclear how anyone would know when those goals are met. Meanwhile, they do promise to “burn down the system” if they don’t achieve success. Some of these conflagrations are easily perceived. Black […]

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John Brennan Was Put in a Perjury Trap Yesterday — A Completely Legitimate One

John Brennan Was Put in a Perjury Trap Yesterday — A Completely Legitimate One

on August 23, 2020, 6:43 AM / in Opinion

John Brennan’s long-time advisor Nick Shapiro put out a statement yesterday at the conclusion of Brennan’s eight-hour interview with John Durham and his investigators. It might all be true.  All I have are opinions on the text and circumstances. But I also know that the CIA is an institution designed to engage in manipulation using lies and deception — in […]

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THE SHORTENED 23RD PSALM – PRICELESS

THE SHORTENED 23RD PSALM – PRICELESS

on August 23, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

In his beautiful book, “I Shall Not Want,” Robert Ketchum tells of a Sunday School teacher who asked her group of children if anyone could quote the entire 23rd Psalm. A golden-haired, four-and-a-half-year-old girl was among those who raised their hands. A bit skeptical, the teacher asked if she could really quote the entire psalm. The little girl came to […]

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Perfect

Perfect

on August 23, 2020, 6:00 AM / in People, Religion

“A man could spend his whole life searching for the perfect petal and it would not be a life wasted” It’s Monday night and I am sitting by the PC writing to you as I always have for 20 years. I will turn 65 in a couple of months, and I thought that I would leave you with something of myself. When […]

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Big people, small God, big problems

Big people, small God, big problems

on August 23, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

(A simple but powerful biblical worldview framework in Ed Welch’s biblical counseling book When People Are Big and God is Small.) I recently read Ed Welch’s book, When People are Big and God is Small: Overcoming Peer Pressure, Codependency, and the Fear of Man. It is a good book in general and one I would recommend. It struck a chord with me […]

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August 23rd in History

August 23rd in History

on August 23, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

August 23 is the 235th day of the year (236th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 130 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Éogan of Ardstraw Philip Benitius Rose of Lima Tydfil August 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Day of the National Flag (Ukraine) European Day of Remembrance for Victims of Stalinism […]

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