Archive for August 1st, 2022

At Least 28 Dead, Unknown Number Missing After Kentucky Flooding

on August 1, 2022, 12:14 PM / in State News

The catastrophic floods in Kentucky took four family members from Patricia Combs. “I lost my mother; her name is Betty Beaver. And my brother; his name is Bobby Lee Bearer Jr. My uncle James Mueller, and my aunt Carolyn Mueller,” said Combs. In addition to the loss of human life, local officials say that in Perry County alone, floodwaters wiped […]

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Ever Thought You Might Like to Be a Political Writer/Commentator?  Well, You Can…

Ever Thought You Might Like to Be a Political Writer/Commentator? Well, You Can…

on August 1, 2022, 12:12 PM / in Opinion

(Chuck Muth) – When I originally began training candidates back in 1996 – after spending a week with Newt Gingrich at his Campaign Management College in Washington, DC – part of my thought process was this…      “If I use what I’ve just learned to get elected, that’d be one more conservative in office.  But if I can help teach hundreds of […]

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Stop the (Dis)Respect for Marriage Act, H.R. 8404 and S. 4556

on August 1, 2022, 12:10 PM / in Opinion

Members of Congress are seeking to pass legislation that would unconstitutionally redefine marriage on a national level. H.R. 8404, sponsored by Representative Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.), and S. 4556, sponsored by Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) are misleadingly titled the “Respect for Marriage Act.” On July 19, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 8404 by a 267-157 vote, with 47 Republicans voting in favor. […]

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FBI, Director Christopher Wray are in for a rude wake-up call over Hunter Biden investigation

FBI, Director Christopher Wray are in for a rude wake-up call over Hunter Biden investigation

on August 1, 2022, 8:19 AM / in National News

The New York Post FBI Director Christopher Wray always seems a little too pleased with himself. But on Thursday, the smirk may be wiped off his pretty face when Republican members of the House Oversight Committee start grilling him on the mounting evidence that something is very rotten inside the agency Wray runs. At the top of the list is […]

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Biden Nominates Pro-Abortion Lawyer to Appeals Court

on August 1, 2022, 8:07 AM / in National News

Rikelman lost Supreme Court case that overturned Roe v. Wade President Joe Biden nominated pro-abortion lawyer Julie Rikelman to the Boston-based U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit, the White House announced July 29. Rikelman’s nomination is likely to encounter opposition in the evenly split U.S. Senate. Left-wing activists are applying pressure to Democratic senators, urging them to accelerate […]

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Longtime Actress Best Known for ‘Star Trek’ Role Dies at 89: Family

Longtime Actress Best Known for ‘Star Trek’ Role Dies at 89: Family

on August 1, 2022, 8:04 AM / in People

By Jack Phillips | Epoch Times Actress Nichelle Nichols, best known for playing “Star Trek’s” Lieutenant Uhura in the original series, died at age 89, according to her family in a Sunday announcement. A letter posted to her Instagram and Facebook pages said: “I regret to inform you that a great light in the firmament no longer shines for us as it has […]

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US Postal Service Makes Announcement on Mail-In Ballots Ahead of Midterm Elections

US Postal Service Makes Announcement on Mail-In Ballots Ahead of Midterm Elections

on August 1, 2022, 8:01 AM / in News

The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) confirmed it has created a division that will oversee mail-in ballots in future elections. Adrienne Marshall, executive director of the newly created Election and Government Mail Services, said that it will oversee “election mail strike teams” in local communities to deal with possible problems. “We are fully committed to the secure and timely delivery of the nation’s election […]

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In This Together

on August 1, 2022, 7:20 AM / in News

At my first defense, no one came to my support, but everyone deserted me. 2 Timothy 4:16 Kelly was battling brain cancer when the COVID-19 crisis hit. Then fluid developed around her heart and lungs, and she had to be hospitalized again. Her family couldn’t visit because of the pandemic. Her husband, Dave, vowed to do something. Gathering loved ones […]

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America’s “Days of Rage”: The Extensive Left-Wing Bombings & Domestic Terrorism of the 1970s

America’s “Days of Rage”: The Extensive Left-Wing Bombings & Domestic Terrorism of the 1970s

on August 1, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

Written by Sam Jacobs  |  Ammo.com As the summer of 2020 dawned, left-wing radical groups began rioting and taking over parts of America’s cities. While this specific form of left-wing violence is new, left-wing violence itself is far from new in the United States. Indeed, one of the most hidden and concealed parts of recent American history is the extensive left-wing violence that began in […]

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Steak Diane

Steak Diane

on August 1, 2022, 6:00 AM / in Food

Time: 30 minutes Yield: 2 servings Here comes a classic of Western cooking and New York City fine-dining right to your stove-top! Steak Diane features tender steak medallions, coated in a rich pan sauce, with no equal. This sauce is saturated with beef flavors, elevated by earthy mushrooms, mustardy tang, Worcestershire sauce, and veal demi-glace. Steak Diane tastes like the candlelight dinner […]

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Colonel Baldwin Meets Mr. Lincoln

Colonel Baldwin Meets Mr. Lincoln

on August 1, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

By John M. Taylor   |   Abbeville Institute This essay is Chapter 13 in Mr. Taylor’s Union At All Costs: From Confederation to Consolidation(2016). “I supported President Lincoln. I believed his war policy would be the only way to save the country, but I see my mistake. I visited Washington a few weeks ago, and I saw the corruption of the present administration—and […]

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August 1st in History

August 1st in History

on August 1, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

August 1 is the 213th day of the year (214th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 152 days remaining until the end of the year. This date is slightly more likely to fall on a Monday, Wednesday or Saturday (58 in 400 years each) than on Thursday or Friday (57), and slightly less likely to occur on […]

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WHY PROPERTY RIGHTS MATTER – PROSPERITY – STABILITY – FREEDOM

WHY PROPERTY RIGHTS MATTER – PROSPERITY – STABILITY – FREEDOM

on August 1, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

by Tom DeWeese There is an all out assault taking place in nearly every community against private property ownership. It’s being perpetrated at every level of government and funded by taxpayer grants. Yet few property owners raise objections, mainly because today most don’t have the basic understanding of the right of property ownership and its vital place in preserving our […]

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Herman Melville’s classic novel Moby Dick, 1851

Herman Melville’s classic novel Moby Dick, 1851

on August 1, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

“There she blows!” cried the lookout, sighting the great white whale, Moby Dick. The classic book, Moby Dick, was written by New England author Herman Melville, published in1851. In the novel, Captain Ahab, driven by revenge, sailed the seas to capture this great white whale who had bitten off his leg in a previous encounter. The crew of Captain Ahab’s ship, the Pequod, included: -Ishmael, the teller of the tale, which begins the line: […]

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