Archive for August 25th, 2020

This is why people distrust the mainstream media.

This is why people distrust the mainstream media.

on August 25, 2020, 8:04 AM / in Opinion

This is why people distrust the mainstream media. by Rod Williams | A Disgruntled Republican in Nashville The distrust of the media is overwhelming among those on the right.  It is so pervasive that simple facts are often not accepted.  Sometimes I will post some commentary on Facebook about some item in the news and link to the story and […]

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A Most Consequential Presidency

A Most Consequential Presidency

on August 25, 2020, 7:59 AM / in Opinion

Trump has also changed the character and composition of the GOP, making it more of a working- and middle-class party. Where George H.W. Bush sought to build a “New World Order” with America as global hegemon and George W. Bush preached a global crusade for democracy “to end tyranny in our world,” Trump is all-in on “America first.” Bush transnationalism […]

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NASA Researcher Arrested for False Statements and Wire Fraud in Relation to China’s Talents Program

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

In a press release from the Dept. of Justice Texas A&M University Professor Working on U.S. Space Projects Allegedly Hid Affiliations with Chinese State Owned Academic and Commercial Institutions A criminal complaint has been unsealed today, charging Zhengdong Cheng, 53, of College Station, Texas, for conspiracy, making false statements and wire fraud. Texas A&M University (TAMU) Professor Zhengdong Cheng is […]

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Trump convention takes aim at MAGA base, revises pandemic leadership, argues president ‘not’ a racist

on August 25, 2020, 7:43 AM / in National News

By Alexis Simendinger and Al Weaver President Trump’s convention kicked off on Monday determined to reinforce the president’s standing with his base and to counter his vulnerabilities among independents, moderate Republicans, women and suburban voters who have drifted away from the president and perhaps warmed to former Vice President Joe Biden.  The Hill: Trump, GOP seek to rebut Democratic narrative […]

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Postmaster tells lawmakers cost-cutting will resume after election

Postmaster tells lawmakers cost-cutting will resume after election

on August 25, 2020, 7:40 AM / in National News

U.S. Postmaster Louis DeJoy told lawmakers on Monday that cost-cutting changes blamed for delivery delays would not cause mail-in ballots to go uncounted in November, when up to half of voters are expected to vote by mail due to the coronavirus pandemic. DeJoy has halted the changes until after the election, but he said during a House Oversight and Reform […]

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German hospital says Russian opposition leader was poisoned

on August 25, 2020, 7:38 AM / in International News

Russian opposition leader and Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny was poisoned, Charité Hospital in Berlin said Monday after Navalny was transferred there from a Russian hospital. The German hospital said it could not be determined immediately what substance had poisoned Navalny, but it appeared to be a nerve inhibitor. Navalny began moaning in pain and lost consciousness during a flight from […]

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Biden calls for investigation of Wisconsin shooting that sparked protests

on August 25, 2020, 7:37 AM / in State News

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on Monday called for “an immediate, full, and transparent investigation” into the shooting of Jacob Blake, a Black man in Kenosha, Wisconsin, who was shot by police officers on Sunday. Blake is in serious condition at a Milwaukee hospital. Cellphone video captured by a witness shows two officers with their guns drawn following Blake as […]

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Judge rules Florida school re-opening order unconstitutional

on August 25, 2020, 7:34 AM / in State News

A circuit court judge ruled on Monday that Florida is violating the Constitution by requiring its public schools to open for in-person instruction, because doing so “arbitrarily disregards safety” and deprives school boards of the right to decide when to reopen classrooms based on local conditions. The ruling marked a victory for the American Federation of Teachers and an affiliate, […]

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Trump, Pence formally nominated as GOP convention kicks off

on August 25, 2020, 7:29 AM / in National News

President Trump and Vice President Pence were officially nominated for re-election on Monday as the Republican National Convention kicked off. Trump made a surprise appearance at the convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, and the crowd chanted “Four more years.” Trump responded: “If you want to really drive them crazy, you say 12 more years.” The night’s speakers framed the election […]

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Is the Worst Behind Us?

on August 25, 2020, 7:27 AM / in National News

Things you need to know: S&P pierces 3400 taking us into a new century mark Virus treatment and vaccine news push global markets higher US/China play nice and discuss implementation of Phase 1 RNC convention begins… need I say more? Oil surges as demand is alive and well, but rigs close for Marco & Laura Gold trying to fill the […]

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When COVID-19 closed nursing homes, this husband moved in to be with his wife: The power and appeal of unconditional love

When COVID-19 closed nursing homes, this husband moved in to be with his wife: The power and appeal of unconditional love

on August 25, 2020, 7:02 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison Jack Eccles is a longtime Baptist pastor with two doctoral degrees. Even at the age of ninety-three, he is currently learning German and recently posted a sermon to YouTube. His wife of seventy years, Gerry, is the mother of their nine children. She was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in 2015 and lives in a nursing home in […]

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Kamala Harris & The Second Amendment, Your Comprehensive Guide…It’s Not Good

on August 25, 2020, 6:58 AM / in National News

by Harold Hutchison Ammoland News recently reported on outside the USA forces partnering with FaceBook trying to spin the truth on Kamala Harris and The Second Amendment, telling us the flat-out opposite of what the facts report. Here is your comprehensive break down of Kamala Harris and your Second Amendment rights with links so you can fact check the “fact-checkers”. Please […]

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That Actually Worked

That Actually Worked

on August 25, 2020, 6:49 AM / in Opinion

by Erick-Woods Erickson If you’re a Democrat, you loved last week and hate this week. If you’re a Republican, you hated last week and love this week. If you’re like me and hate everybody, well, both weeks had good and bad. The GOP got outclassed on the roll call of the states. The Democrats relied on celebrity and the GOP […]

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HUNGER FOR GOD

HUNGER FOR GOD

on August 25, 2020, 6:42 AM / in Religion

“Jesus answered and said to them, “This is the work of God, that you believe in Him whom He sent.” John 6:29 READ: John 6:1-71 Jesus just finished feeding 5,000 people with only five loaves and two fishes. The multitude was excited over the great miracle that had occurred, but Jesus was talking about something more important than social needs. “Jesus […]

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August 25th in History

August 25th in History

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

August 25 is the 237th day of the year (238th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 128 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Æbbe of Coldingham Aredius Genesius of Arles Gregory of Utrecht Joseph Calasanz Louis IX of France Menas of Constantinople Patricia of Naples Earliest day on which Father’s Day […]

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Broken Cisterns

Broken Cisterns

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

They have forsaken Me, the fountain of living waters, and hewn themselves cisterns—broken cisterns that can hold no water. —Jeremiah 2:13 Read: John 4:9-14  Picture yourself swinging a pick, digging from dawn to dusk, chiseling a cistern out of the hard, unyielding stone. You stay on the job, working through the biting cold of winter and the blazing heat of summer. […]

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