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Vital Interests vs. Democratic Ideals

Vital Interests vs. Democratic Ideals

on July 10, 2013, 7:16 AM / in History, National News, News, Opinion

Understandably, the Muslim Brotherhood is enraged. Having won the presidency of Egypt in free and fair elections after the overthrow of Hosni Mubarak, President Mohammed Morsi has been ousted in a military coup and placed under house arrest. Brotherhood leaders, convicted of no crimes, are being rounded up. They played by America’s rules. Now, with America’s blessing, they are being […]

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Reflections of Texas

Reflections of Texas

on July 10, 2013, 7:14 AM / in Opinion

Original Post I had the honor and the joy to spend the Fourth of July in Canadian, TX, a town of twenty thousand or so folks who mainly make their living in the oil patch or cattle ranching, a totally middle American community located in the TX Panhandle where Old Glory still flies high and patriotism is a natural way […]

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PETA’s Shelter Killing Gets NYTimes Treatment

PETA’s Shelter Killing Gets NYTimes Treatment

on July 10, 2013, 6:49 AM / in National News, News

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals’ name should say it all: A group of people who are standing up for dogs and cats to be treated well. At least that’s what PETA would have you to believe, such as when it pictures a cute dog on its “Donate Now” webpage. But as a recent article in The New York […]

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Peter Coyne, poking around in the Fed’s toolbox…

Peter Coyne, poking around in the Fed’s toolbox…

on July 10, 2013, 6:45 AM / in National News, News

Market news is on repeat today. Treasury yields are still rising, gold is up, but around $1,250, and stocks are in their fourth straight day of ascent. In other words, nothing new. Tomorrow, Ben Bernanke speaks. That’s also old news. People are clearing their schedule to watch the press conference. Not us. We’re stocking up on coffee (we’re going to […]

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CDC Study Ordered by Obama Contradicts White House Anti-gun Narrative

CDC Study Ordered by Obama Contradicts White House Anti-gun Narrative

on July 10, 2013, 6:22 AM / in National News, News

In January, following the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, President Obama issued a “Presidential Memorandum directing the Centers for Disease Control to research the causes and prevention of gun violence,” along with 22 other “initiatives.” That study, subcontracted out to the Institute of Medicine and National Research Council, was completed in June and contained some surprises for the president. Obama had announced […]

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USA Today scrambles to improve image of late term abortion in wake of polling

USA Today scrambles to improve image of late term abortion in wake of polling

on July 10, 2013, 6:16 AM / in National News, News

By StacyOnTheRight Original Post Abortion is in the news for all of the wrong reasons with the latest horror story hailing from Virginia. Via Life News: An abortion clinic that botched an abortion so badly it left the head of the unborn baby inside the mother says it did nothing wrong and violated no state laws. A woman who was […]

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CBO Estimates Late-Term Abortions Save Medicaid Dollars

CBO Estimates Late-Term Abortions Save Medicaid Dollars

on July 10, 2013, 6:12 AM / in National News, News

Written by  Dave Bohon A Congressional Budget Office (CBO) “cost estimate” of a proposed bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy found that preborn babies who have reached that gestational age are presently aborted at a rate of about 11,000 per year — for an overall savings to the federal Medicaid healthcare system. In its estimation of […]

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Zimmerman defense likely will wrap up case Wednesday, attorney says

on July 10, 2013, 6:03 AM / in National News, News

(Fox News) George Zimmerman’s attorney Mark O’Mara said Tuesday the defense likely would  wrap up its case Wednesday — but gave no indication if the former neighborhood  watch volunteer would take the stand at his murder trial. O’Mara’s statement to Judge Debra Nelson means the trial is reaching its  final stages before the jury gets the case. While O’Mara did […]

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Confusion over Snowden status as WikiLeaks refutes Venezuela asylum claim

Confusion over Snowden status as WikiLeaks refutes Venezuela asylum claim

on July 10, 2013, 6:00 AM / in National News, News

Another day, another spate of conflicting messages about Ed Snowden’s plans  and whereabouts. WikiLeaks, the whistle-blower group that is advising the fugitive NSA leaker,  now says that Snowden has “not yet formally accepted” an offer of asylum from  Venezuela — despite a claim by a senior Russian official earlier in the day  that he had. “The states concerned will make […]

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Americans Getting Food Stamps Outnumber Full-Time Private Sector Workers

Americans Getting Food Stamps Outnumber Full-Time Private Sector Workers

on July 10, 2013, 6:00 AM / in National News, News

(CNSNews.com) – The number of Americans receiving subsidized food  assistance from the federal government has risen to 101 million,  representing roughly a third of the U.S. population. The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates that a total of 101,000,000 people currently participate in at least  one of the 15 food programs offered by the agency, at a cost of $114  billion […]

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U.S. street preacher arrested in London for saying homosexuality sinful (VIDEO)

U.S. street preacher arrested in London for saying homosexuality sinful (VIDEO)

on July 10, 2013, 6:00 AM / in National News, News

  LONDON, July 9, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A visiting American Christian evangelist was arrested earlier this month in the UK for preaching that homosexual acts are sinful. The arrest was made under the notorious Section 5 of the Public Order Act, despite the fact that the pertinent wording of the law was recently overturned by Parliament after a rash of […]

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Thousands of pro-lifers rally at Texas Capitol in support of late-term abortion ban

Thousands of pro-lifers rally at Texas Capitol in support of late-term abortion ban

on July 10, 2013, 6:00 AM / in National News, News

by Cheryl Sullenger Austin, TX, July 9, 2013 (OperationRescue.org) — Thousands of pro-life supporters jammed together in front of the Texas Capitol Building on yesterday’s hot, muggy evening to hear notable speakers such as Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, Attorney General Mike Abbott, and Fox News personality former Gov. Mick Huckabee speak in support of a Texas abortion law that was […]

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NY woman declared ‘brain dead’ woke up moments before organs harvested

NY woman declared ‘brain dead’ woke up moments before organs harvested

on July 10, 2013, 6:00 AM / in National News, News

by Thaddeus Baklinski SYRACUSE, NY, July 9, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A woman who was pronounced brain dead by doctors unexpectedly woke up just as her organs were about to be removed for transplant. Doctors at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center were called on the carpet by the state Health Department for not properly determining if Colleen S. Burns was actually […]

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Jackie McConnell Pleads Guilty to Animal Cruelty Charges

Jackie McConnell Pleads Guilty to Animal Cruelty Charges

on July 10, 2013, 5:36 AM / in News, State News

Editor’s note: Why is it that after reading this report from HSUS, I feel like I need a bath…… The Humane Society of the United States continues to care for horses seized following undercover investigation Former Hall of Fame Tennessee walking horse trainer Jackie McConnell and two associates have entered guilty pleas to charges of abusing horses in violation of […]

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Who Wants to Live Free?

Who Wants to Live Free?

on July 10, 2013, 5:28 AM / in Announcements

  2013 Challenge of Liberty Summer Seminars for Students Berkeley, CA: July 15–19, 2013 Oakland, CA: July 22–26, 2013 With their college student seminar last month in Colorado being such a great success, just see here a sampling of student comments: “Every single speaker was engaging and each presentation taught me at least one new approach in thinking about particular issues.” “Listening […]

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Do We Know God?

Do We Know God?

on July 10, 2013, 4:06 AM / in Religion

This is eternal life, that they may know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom You have sent. – John 17:3 American writer Mark Twain was known for his wit and charm. On a trip to Europe he was invited to dinner with a head of state. When his daughter learned of the invitation, she said, “Daddy, you […]

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Missouri Governor Vetoes Bill Nullifying Federal Gun Grab

Missouri Governor Vetoes Bill Nullifying Federal Gun Grab

on July 9, 2013, 12:00 PM / in National News, News

Governor Jay Nixon (shown) declared his independence from the Missouri state legislature on July 5 by vetoing a bill passed overwhelmingly by that body. With the issuing of a terse, constitutionally confused letter, Nixon notified the secretary of state of Missouri that he refused his assent to HB 436 and why he made that decision. HB 436 was titled the […]

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Lost Dog

Lost Dog

on July 9, 2013, 11:54 AM / in Announcements

 Lost Companion and Family Dog! $100.00 Reward Lost on July 4th, 2013 from home on Beaver Cove in the subdivision past the YMCA. Last seen on Flint street off of Overhill Dr. Panji is old and on a special diet and medicine, but a sweet black and white fiest. Please call with any information day or night. Russell 731-427-7507 Stephanie […]

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Karl Rove: The Authentic Chair of the DNC

Karl Rove: The Authentic Chair of the DNC

on July 9, 2013, 11:21 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

False premises are like cockroaches, ugly with the potential to do harm, and difficult to get rid of. One of the biggest and ugliest false-premise-pests is the faux conservative, Karl Rove. It also does no favors to authentic Conservatives that Rove’s latest creation is called the “Conservative Victory Project” (CVP). Under scrutiny, CVP appears to be a CINO (Conservative in Name […]

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Mysterious Group Funds Ads Supporting Senator Lamar Alexander’s Environmental Spending Plan

Mysterious Group Funds Ads Supporting Senator Lamar Alexander’s Environmental Spending Plan

on July 9, 2013, 11:13 AM / in News, State News

  Nashville, Tennessee – July 9, 2013.  A recently formed statist environmentalist group is spending tens of thousands of dollars in Tennessee running television and radio ads supporting Republican Senator Lamar Alexander’s plan to double federal spending on energy research. The left-leaning group ‘Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions’ has dropped at least $50,735 on television advertising in the Nashville and […]

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