“If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude than the animated contest of freedom, go from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains sit lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen!” – Samuel Adams

Archive for June 23rd, 2007

Man charged with killing wife, 3 kids

Man charged with killing wife, 3 kids By CARLA K. JOHNSON, Associated Press Writer 17 minutes ago JOLIET, Ill. – Just hours before a man was to attend a memorial service for his wife and three young children, authorities arrested him at a Missouri funeral home on charges of gunning down his family in their […]

Other pregnant women also have disappeared

Other pregnant women also have disappeared Wednesday, June 20, 2007BY Tim BotosREPOSITORY STAFF WRITER You know the Laci Peterson story, but how about Amanda Jones? She’s the less-famous pregnant woman who vanished two years ago near her home in Hillsboro, Mo. And it’s Jones’ story that more resembles the disappearance of Lake Township’s mother-to-be, Jessie […]

Bobby Cutts Jr Arrested: Charged With Murder of Jessie Davis, Baby

By Tim MorganJun 23, 2007 Bobby Cutts Jr has been placed under arrest and is now charged with the murder of Jessie Davis and her unborn child. A body believed to be hers was found a week after she vanished from her home, authorities said. Jessie Davis, 26, was due to deliver a baby girl […]

Legislator Misconduct Difficult to Fix

Guest Column By Senator Bill NapoliDistrict 35, South Dakota “When government governs and legislators legislate, woe be unto you.” How true. Because of the scandals during the last several legislative sessions, all sorts of “cures” are being considered concerning the page and intern programs. In a recent article, Bob Mercer summarized all the talk about […]

Deb Hadcock Opposes Fellow Alderman for Mayor

From today’s Forum page in the Rapid City Journal, it seems somebody (Alderman Deb Hadcock) doesn’t support fellow alderman Sam Kooiker’s bid for mayor. She particularly takes issue with a recent column by freelance Journal op/ed writer and former state senator Alan Aker: Who is trying to influence the election? Mr. Aker wields more power […]

Evolution and Assumptions Redux

Ken Blanchard at South Dakota Politics has replied to my post taking issue with assumptions passed off as facts by evolutionists. **Note that in this discussion I’m not trying to argue that creation is the correct theory, just that most evolutionists unquestioningly presuppose their position to be factual and refuse to approach the debate from […]

Video: Robert Spencer – The Truth About Muhammad, Part 7

The Heritage Foundation: Robert Spencer knows a thing or two about the prophet Mohammed. His latest book, The Truth about Muhammad: Founder of the World’s Most Intolerant Religion, looks at what Islam’s founder actually did and taught.