Archive for October 16th, 2020

TO JOEY, WITH LOVE

on October 16, 2020, 8:26 AM / in Religion

Last night I watched the film, “To Joey With Love” on TBN.  Even though I usually hit the pillow about 8:30 I stayed up to watch this as I have followed this couple from the early days they appeared on TV (Bill Anderson’s Family Reunion program).  They have been, and even though Joey has gone “home”, their lives continue to […]

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Can Trump Pull a Second Rabbit Out of the Hat?

Can Trump Pull a Second Rabbit Out of the Hat?

on October 16, 2020, 8:19 AM / in Opinion

Still, this thing is not over. For, at this stage of the 2016 campaign, Hillary Clinton was showing equally impressive poll numbers, and she would go on to lose all eight of those battleground states in the greatest upset since Harry Truman defeated Tom Dewey in 1948. “Apres moi, la deluge,” predicted Louis XV after his army’s stunning defeat by […]

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‘Shoot Them in the Leg’

on October 16, 2020, 8:15 AM / in National News

Experts question the practicality of Biden’s guidance for cops facing imminent and violent assault By Stephen Gutowski |  Washington Free Beacon Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden repeated his controversial contention Thursday that police should try to shoot dangerous suspects in the leg as a form of de-escalation. “You have to teach people how to de-escalate circumstances. De-escalate,” Biden said during […]

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Colonel Alexander Vindman’s Revenge

Colonel Alexander Vindman’s Revenge

on October 16, 2020, 8:05 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

Another “expert” with an agenda surfaces By Philip M. Giraldi October 16, 2020 “Information Clearing House” – During last year’s impeachment process directed against President Donald Trump, Congress obtained testimony from a parade of witnesses to or participants in what was inevitably being referred to as UkraineGate. It centered around an investigation into whether Trump inappropriately sought a political quid pro quo from Ukrainian […]

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Gun Prohibition Lobby: ‘Judge Barrett does not belong on our highest court’

Gun Prohibition Lobby: ‘Judge Barrett does not belong on our highest court’

on October 16, 2020, 8:01 AM / in National News

by Dave Workman A billionaire-backed gun prohibition lobbying group, the Seattle-based Alliance for Gun Responsibility, has launched an all-out crusade to prevent confirmation of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S. Supreme Court, declaring in a hysteria-laden email blast the nominee has “confirmed her reckless and extreme Second Amendment views.” Only a day earlier, anti-gun billionaire Michael Bloomberg’s Everytown for […]

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Amy Coney Barrett hearings conclude: Here’s what happens next in Supreme Court confirmation

on October 16, 2020, 7:54 AM / in News

By Christal Hayes Nicholas Wu  |  USA TODAY WASHINGTON – Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation hearings are over. The proceedings in the Senate Judiciary Committee didn’t appear to derail her nomination, keeping her on a fast track to be confirmed to the Supreme Court before Election Day. Throughout the four days of hearings, senators peppered President Donald Trump’s nominee with questions about her views on controversial issues that could come before the court, […]

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Look Out: The Woke Education Mob is Coming After “Racist” Gifted Programs

Look Out: The Woke Education Mob is Coming After “Racist” Gifted Programs

on October 16, 2020, 6:39 AM / in National News, Opinion

  by Luis Miguel The “social justice” brigade in education isn’t just making American children hate their country and themselves; it’s making our nation dumber. A recent article published at NBC News encapsulates the anti-learning mentality at the heart of the Left’s education agenda. The piece is titled “America’s gifted education programs have a race problem. Can it be fixed?” and features a […]

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Power Concentrating: Warnings of Federal Deep-State Despotism

Power Concentrating: Warnings of Federal Deep-State Despotism

on October 16, 2020, 6:38 AM / in History

American Minute with Bill Federer Yale President Ezra Stiles stated in 1783: “Most states of all ages … have been founded in rapacity, usurpation and injustice … The Nimrods … (were) the first invading tyrants of the ancient ages … The spirit of conquest had changed the first governments … All succeeding ones have in general proved one continued series […]

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Emails: Biden Lied, Spoke To Son About Ukraine Business

Emails: Biden Lied, Spoke To Son About Ukraine Business

on October 16, 2020, 6:34 AM / in International News, National News

Democrat vice presidential candidate Joe Biden flat-out lied when he said he never spoke to son Hunter Biden about the latter’s shady business dealings in Ukraine. An e-mail pulled from a laptop computer shows that Hunter Biden introduced a Ukrainian businessman to his father in 2015. That businessman was Vadym Pozharskyi, an adviser to Burisma Holdings, the gas company that […]

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Quote for Today

on October 16, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” Thomas Edison

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Constitutional Convention? Caveat Emptor

Constitutional Convention? Caveat Emptor

on October 16, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

The Law of Unintended Consequences “The basis of our political systems is the right of the people to make and to alter their Constitutions of Government. But the Constitution, which at any time exists, ‘till changed by an explicit and authentic act of the whole People, is sacredly obligatory upon all.” –George Washington (1796) The “law of unintended consequences” is […]

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William Penn’s Pennsylvania “God … will, I believe, bless and make it the seed of a nation”

William Penn’s Pennsylvania “God … will, I believe, bless and make it the seed of a nation”

on October 16, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

After Columbus discovered the New World, Spain grew in power to surpass Portugal as the largest global empire, giving rise the saying, the sun never set on the Spanish Empire. From Madrid, the Spanish Holy Roman Emperor Charles V ruled territories in Europe, North America, Central America, South America, Africa, Asia, the Pacific, and all the way to the Philippines. Catholic Spain was instrumental in beating back the attacks of the Muslim […]

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Ipswich Town F.C.

Ipswich Town F.C.

on October 16, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

Ipswich Town F.C. has a long history as an English association football club based in Ipswich, Suffolk. Founded on 16 October 1878, they have played at Portman Road, their home stadium, since 1884. They won their first trophy in the 1886–87 season over Ipswich School in the Suffolk Challenge Cup. The team played amateur football until 1936 when they turned professional […]

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October 16th in History

October 16th in History

on October 16, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

October 16 is the 289th day of the year (290th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 76 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Air Force Day (Bulgaria) Boss’s Day (United States and Canada) Ada Lovelace Day (International) Christian Feast Day: Fortunatus of Casei Gall Gerard Majella Hedwig of Andechs Marguerite Marie Alacoque Marie-Marguerite d’Youville […]

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Making The Most Of Time

Making The Most Of Time

on October 16, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

. . . redeeming the time, because the days are evil. —Ephesians 5:16 We tend to read Ephesians 5:16 as if Paul is calling believers to action because the days are short, but that’s not what he meant. He said we are to make the most of time “because the days areevil.” Evil days are days of opportunity. The more […]

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