Archive for November 8th, 2020

Alex Trebek, iconic ‘Jeopardy!’ host, dead at 80 after battle with pancreatic cancer

Alex Trebek, iconic ‘Jeopardy!’ host, dead at 80 after battle with pancreatic cancer

on November 8, 2020, 9:27 PM / in People

“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek, who educated and entertained millions on the beloved quiz show, has died following his battle with stage 4 pancreatic cancer, the show said Sunday. He was 80 years old. “Jeopardy! is saddened to share that Alex Trebek passed away peacefully at home early this morning, surrounded by family and friends. Thank you, Alex,” the show wrote […]

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Top Donors in 2020 Elections and Where They Stand

on November 8, 2020, 10:22 AM / in National News, News

Rank Contributor Total Contributions Total Hard Money Total Outside Money To Democrats To Republicans Lean 1 Adelson Sheldon G. & Miriam O. AdelsonLas Vegas Sands/Adelson Drug ClinicLas Vegas NV $183,071,000 $3,071,000 $180,000,000 $0 $183,061,000 Solidly Republican/Conservative 2 Bloomberg Michael R. BloombergCity of New York NYNew York NY $107,216,921 $918,304 $106,298,617 $106,666,921 $0 Solidly Democrat/Liberal 3 Steyer Thomas & Taylor SteyerFahr […]

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Where they stand: Political donations from 10 of the largest food and beverage makers

Where they stand: Political donations from 10 of the largest food and beverage makers

on November 8, 2020, 9:57 AM / in National News, News

Companies may be sitting out of the heated political climate as donations across the board dropped this year, with Democrats receiving 30% less and the GOP and trade group PACs seeing a 50% drop. Political groups representing the United States’ largest food and beverage companies are donating far less money during the current election cycle to Republican and Democrats, while […]

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Dems Start ‘Enemies List’ to Go After People Who Supported Trump, Including Fed Judges He Appointed

Dems Start ‘Enemies List’ to Go After People Who Supported Trump, Including Fed Judges He Appointed

on November 8, 2020, 9:33 AM / in National News

By Nick Arama  |  RedState There are a lot of things to be concerned about if Joe Biden were to win the presidency. Among the things, as we saw in the lead up to the election, was the big effort to control the dissemination of information, to stop the dissemination about the Biden scandal that might hurt Biden’s chances. The only […]

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People Forget

People Forget

on November 8, 2020, 7:48 AM / in Religion

Remember how the Lord your God led you all the way.  Deuteronomy 8:2 A woman complained to her pastor that she’d noticed a lot of repetition in his sermons. “Why do you do that?” she queried. The preacher replied, “People forget.” There are lots of reasons we forget—the passage of time, growing older, or just being too busy. We forget […]

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Trump Campaign Files Lawsuit Over Rejected Votes in Arizona

Trump Campaign Files Lawsuit Over Rejected Votes in Arizona

on November 8, 2020, 7:43 AM / in State News

President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign and the Republican National Committee (RNC) on Saturday filed a lawsuit in Arizona over alleged rejected votes in Maricopa County. The Trump campaign stated that some in-person votes were disregarded because of alleged improper guidance provided by the poll workers. “When a machine detects an overvote on a ballot, poll workers should inform in-person voters of the […]

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TIME TO HIDE YOUR GUNS

on November 8, 2020, 7:40 AM / in Opinion

So Biden is being declared President, and what that translates to is Makala Harris has just been declared President.  Nancy Pelosi put together a 25th Amendment committee together before the election, and many mistakenly thought her target was Trump.  No, it is Biden, who is clearly mentally impaired and unable to carry out the duties of the President, so Harris will be President if […]

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GOD’S CHOSEN GENERATION

on November 8, 2020, 7:21 AM / in Religion

God wants a people who will walk with Him in prayer, give God praise, thanks, and worship Him every day. In Peter’s description, notice how the people of the New Covenant are to progress. “But you are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, His own special people, that you may proclaim the praises of Him who called […]

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Who is the KING in America? and Who are the Counselors to the KING?

Who is the KING in America? and Who are the Counselors to the KING?

on November 8, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

Who is the KING in America? Noah Webster’s 1828 Dictionary defined “KING” as: “KING, n. 1. The chief or SOVEREIGN of a nation; a man invested with supreme authority over a nation, tribe or country; a monarch. Kings are absolute.” Romans 13:1 “Let everyone be subject to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except that which God has […]

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St. Helen’s Church

St. Helen’s Church

on November 8, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

St Helen’s Church is the Anglican parish church of Ashby-de-la-Zouch, in the deanery of North West Leicestershire and the Diocese of Leicester. A previous church on the site was rebuilt beginning in 1474 by William Hastings, while he was converting his neighbouring manor house into a castle. The church was refurbished in about 1670 and again in 1829 to create more space, and a major rebuild in 1878–80 added two outer aisles, making the nave wider than […]

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Quote of the Week November 8, 2019

Quote of the Week November 8, 2019

on November 8, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, the day of the week when I reprise a quotation from American history’s rich trove, a line meant to be uplifting. This being the first week of November — and Election Day being just one year away — this week we’ve looked back on previous presidential campaigns. On this date in 1892 Grover […]

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November 8th in History

November 8th in History

on November 8, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

November 8 is the 312th day of the year (313th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 53 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian Feast Day: Blessed Elizabeth of the Trinity (Roman Catholic Church) Four Crowned Martyrs Godfrey of Amiens Willehad of Bremen November 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Earliest day on which Father’s Day […]

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The Blessing Of Giving

The Blessing Of Giving

on November 8, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

It is more blessed to give than to receive. —Acts 20:35 It made no sense for a widow to donate her last few coins to a corrupt institution in Jerusalem, where scribes who were dependent on those gifts “devour[ed] widows’ houses” (Mark 12:40). But in that woman’s act, Jesus saw a moving display of the proper attitude toward money (vv.41-44). […]

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the Edmund Fitzgerald

the Edmund Fitzgerald

on November 8, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Wednesday, November 8, 2017. In yesterday’s note, I lamented the 2016 passing of Leonard Cohen and took the opportunity to tip my cap to other notable Canadian ex-pats in music, movies, politics, and the arts. A surprising number of readers wrote to complain that I hadn’t mentioned Neil Young, or jazz pianist Oscar Peterson or Charles Krauthammer […]

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One Nation Under God — If You Can Keep It; Elections; Lame Duck; Cross; Asia Bibi

on November 8, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Opinion, Religion

by Rev. Pierre Bynum Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye steadfast, unmovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labour is not in vain in the Lord. (1 Corinthians 15:58) Rus Walton (1921-1999) was Executive Director of the Plymouth Rock Foundation from 1978 until his death. With his skill honed as a speech writer […]

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