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Snowden Leaves Hong Kong for Moscow

Snowden Leaves Hong Kong for Moscow

on June 23, 2013, 5:52 PM / in National News, News

by  Anna Nemtsova Edward Snowden, the former CIA contractor who became the biggest leaker in the history of the NSA, is on the run. On May 20, the 29-year-old left Hawaii for Hong Kong, shortly before the Guardian and the Washington Post began publishing what’s become a stream of stories about secret surveillance by the NSA on American citizens and […]

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GOP: ‘We Support Our Nation’s 11 Million Latino Criminals’

GOP: ‘We Support Our Nation’s 11 Million Latino Criminals’

on June 23, 2013, 5:36 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

  My old body only deals with so much heat and humidity and today has taken its’ toll on me. Jeff has posted a bunch more items on The Federal Observer – you will need to go to his web page to view and read them all. WASHINGTON—As the debate over immigration reform continues in Congress, members of the Republican […]

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U.S. seeks Snowden’s extradition, urges Hong Kong to act quickly

U.S. seeks Snowden’s extradition, urges Hong Kong to act quickly

on June 23, 2013, 2:35 PM / in National News, News

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, an analyst with a U.S. defense contractor, is seen in this file still image taken from video during an interview by The Guardian in his hotel room in Hong Kong June 6, 2013. Credit: Reuters/Glenn Greenwald/Laura Poitras/Courtesy of The Guardian/Handout via Reuters By Steve Holland and Phil Stewart WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States said on […]

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Obama birthplace mistake: Yahoo! News declines comment

Obama birthplace mistake: Yahoo! News declines comment

on June 23, 2013, 2:32 PM / in National News, News

Erik Wemple: A reported opinion blog on news media The Washington Post In April 2011, Barack Obama, president of the United States, took the extraordinary step of releasing the long-form version of his birth certificate. As the New York Times wrote at the time, the idea behind the move was “to finally end a long-simmering conspiracy theory among some conservatives […]

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Gaining Respect

Gaining Respect

on June 23, 2013, 7:10 AM / in Religion

Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself. – Daniel 1:8  When a professional musician nicknamed “Happy” became a Christian, he quit playing in nightclubs and offered his services to a rescue mission. Some time later, he received a phone call from a club manager who wanted to hire him to do a show that would have […]

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SCHOOL CHOICE AND CHARTERS WILL KILL PRIVATE EDUCATION

on June 22, 2013, 7:17 AM / in National News, News

PART 2 of 2 By Charlotte Iserbyt SCHOOL CHOICE IS TOTAL FEDERAL CONTROL What would you do, if you wanted to be in charge/control of our nation, its economy, and the people themselves? You would use the Hegelian dialectic: create problem (dumbing down) over a long period of time (gradualism), people scream, impose a solution the people never would have accepted had […]

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Thank you American Taxpayers

Thank you American Taxpayers

on June 22, 2013, 5:52 AM / in Opinion
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Owner Fined After Dog Found Roaming Free

on June 22, 2013, 5:50 AM / in News, State News

LEBANON, Tenn. – A mid-state pet owner is in trouble for the second time in less than a month. Last month, one of Andy Poston’s dogs had to be euthanized after reportedly attacking one of his neighbors, Jane Counts. “I came around the corner and the next thing I know, the dog is on me on my ankle and calf,” […]

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HOW DID THEY KNOW?

on June 22, 2013, 5:45 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Aldous Huxley, “Brave New World” (1931); Ayn Rand, “Anthem” (1937); George Orwell, “Animal Farm” (1945) & the novel “1984” (written in 1949)……for examples. One reason might be they were not subjected to Political Correctness but were indeed predicting it in various forms due to their individual abilities to logically project future outcomes from past and present societal trends. In “Brave […]

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Christianity’s Best Argument

Christianity’s Best Argument

on June 22, 2013, 4:06 AM / in Religion

Always be ready to give a defense to everyone who asks you a reason for the hope that is in you. – 1 Peter 3:15 What’s the best argument we can give those who ask why we have accepted Jesus as our Savior? How can we most persuasively bear witness to our faith? “Always be ready,” Peter urged, “to give […]

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Best of the Web Today: The Parochial President

on June 21, 2013, 8:22 AM / in Opinion

Obama’s Catholic school comments are less substantial than his critics think. Barack Obama is turning into a one-man gaffe machine. “Obama repeatedly called British finance minister George Osborne ‘Jeffrey’ at the G8 summit.” Agence France-Presse includes this lovely deadpan observation: “The chancellor, 42, bears little resemblance to Jeffrey Osborne, a 65-year-old African-American hit singer-songwriter known for his 1982 classic ‘On […]

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Dugas, Neely, Miles take double wins at exciting IHRA Pro-Am Wild Card weekend at Memphis International Raceway

on June 21, 2013, 8:19 AM / in NASCAR, Sports

Millington, T.N. (June 20,  2013) Memphis  International Raceway lived up to its reputation as one of the most sought-after  racing destinations in the country over the weekend as the famous track hosted a  pair of IHRA Summit Racing Equipment Pro-Am Tour Wild Card races with great  results over Father’s Day weekend. Three drivers claimed double wins  during the special two-race […]

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Dogs Euthanized After Virus Outbreak

on June 21, 2013, 8:16 AM / in News, State News

by Marcus Washington SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. – A deadly virus outbreak has forced Robertson County Animal Control to shut down after a serious case of Canine Parvovirus. This past weekend, officers with the county’s animal control discovered a dog was diagnosed with Canine Parvovirus, most commonly referred to as Parvo. “Won’t eat or drink, they might vomit up yellow foam and […]

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The Palin Doctrine

The Palin Doctrine

on June 21, 2013, 8:11 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

On U.S. military intervention in Syria’s civil war, where “both sides are slaughtering each other as they scream over an arbitrary red line ‘Allahu akbar’ … I say let Allah sort it out.” So said Sarah Palin to the Faith and Freedom Coalition conference. And, as is not infrequently the case, she nailed it. Hours later, Gideon Rachman of the […]

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SCHOOL CHOICE AND CHARTERS WILL KILL PRIVATE EDUCATION

SCHOOL CHOICE AND CHARTERS WILL KILL PRIVATE EDUCATION

on June 21, 2013, 7:16 AM / in National News, News

PART 1 of 2 By Charlotte Iserbyt Have any of us ever seen such a whirlwind education controversy taking place nationwide? We have been maneuvered by “change agents at the highest level” into a position where there are really no legitimate/safe options for educating our children than “in the home.” This is safe only if home schoolers do not accept one […]

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Farm Bill Update…..

Farm Bill Update…..

on June 21, 2013, 6:42 AM / in National News, News

By: Daniel Horowitz Edited by Frank Neudecker Yesterday, GOP leadership suffered a stunning defeat as 62 Republicans voted against the 5-year farm bill (H.R. 1947), which locks in the record baseline of food stamp spending and creates multiple new agriculture subsidy programs.  A handful of them voted against it because it cut too much spending, and others like Bill Shuster […]

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Corker-Hoeven: Schumer’s Wimp Brigade Rides to the Rescue

Corker-Hoeven: Schumer’s Wimp Brigade Rides to the Rescue

on June 21, 2013, 6:28 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Daniel Horowitz WIMP  (wmp) n. A subatomic particle that has a large mass and interacts with other matter primarily through gravitation. n. Informal. 1. a weak, ineffectual, timid person. Political Representing a state like North Dakota and scoring a 47% from Heritage Action while working overtime to save Democrats and pass a dying amnesty bill Imagine if Democrats elected […]

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Britain Stood Warned

on June 21, 2013, 6:07 AM / in History

This short speech from Winston Churchill was delivered by him in 1899 when he was a young soldier and journalist.  Lifted here from Churchill, Winston, The River War, (London, First Ed., Vol. II, pages 248-250): “How dreadful are the curses which Mohammedanism lays on its votaries! Besides the fanatical frenzy, which is as dangerous in a man as hydrophobia in […]

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Farm Bill in House, Online Petition to U.S. Representatives

Farm Bill in House, Online Petition to U.S. Representatives

on June 21, 2013, 6:02 AM / in Announcements, National News, News

Editor’s Note: while we might not agree with best use of federal funds for farming, we can agree that information is important. FARM BILL AMENDMENTS – Ask Your U.S. Representative to Support non-GMO Agriculture, Small Farmers and Local Food! The U.S. House is debating its version of the Farm Bill (H.R. 1947). Over 200 amendments have been introduced, including several […]

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THREAT OF THE GLOBAL CABAL OF COLLUDING ENTITIES

THREAT OF THE GLOBAL CABAL OF COLLUDING ENTITIES

on June 21, 2013, 5:54 AM / in National News, News

By Ron Ewart At the risk of offending just about everyone, we’re going to lay it on the line here because we have been working up to these words for a long time. This is not some playground spat we’re in. We are in a war, a battle for our very lives, our freedom and American sovereignty but most Americans […]

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