“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 3rd, 2008

AP Calling The Whole Enchalada for Obama

Not content to wait for the “flyover country” vote in South Dakota and Montana, AP is also calling the Democrat primary for Barack Obama. From NewsMax: The AP tally was based on public commitments from delegates as well as more than a dozen private commitments. It also included a minimum number of delegates Obama was […]

Former Communist Romania Welcomes Andrew Palau

Reprinted by permission of The Christian Post By Michelle A. VuChristian Post ReporterTue, Jun. 03 2008 03:24 PM ET American evangelist Andrew Palau staged one of the largest-ever Christian outreaches in Eastern Europe last week when he shared the Gospel message with more than 14,500 people in Romania. The massive campaign event stretched 10 days […]

Lawsuit Filed Against NY Gov. For Ordering Recognition of Homosexual ‘Marriage’

Lawmakers, taxpayers argue governor acted illegally in ordering state agencies to recognize same-sex “marriages” from other jurisdictionsTuesday, June 03, 2008, 11:49 AM (MST) ADF Media Relations 480-444-0020 NEW YORK — Attorneys with the Alliance Defense Fund filed suit Tuesday in New York state court on behalf of lawmakers and taxpayers to halt implementation of Gov. […]

Some Big U.S. Cities Among Lowest Greenhouse Gas Emissions Per Capita

Reprinted by permission of The Christian Post By Michelle A. VuChristian Post ReporterTue, Jun. 03 2008 12:35 PM ET Some of the largest cities in America actually have the lowest greenhouse gas emissions per capita, according to a recent first-of-its-kind study that ranks the nation’s top 100 metro areas based on their climate change-causing pollution. […]

Tenn. Students May Be Able to Take Bible Classes in School

Reprinted by permission of The Christian Post By Aaron LeichmanChristian Post ReporterTue, Jun. 03 2008 12:49 PM ET Public school students in Tennessee may soon have the option of taking non-denominational, elective courses on the Bible. A bill, which is currently waiting for the governor’s signature, coasted easily through the state legislature following a series […]

No Lobster at UN Hunger Summit

In 2002 UN officials who gathered to fight world hunger ate vicariously for the starving masses around the world. They had foie gras, kiwi, lobster in vinaigrette, goose with olives and fine wines. Looks like the starving folks in Marxist paradises like North Korea are going to have to do their vicarious dining in less […]

Calif. Constitutional Amendment on November Ballot

From the Christian Post, Californians will get a chance to vote on a constitutional amendment defining marriage as between a man and a woman in November. Petitioners needed 694,354 signatures and received 1,120,801; state officials validated the results. The California Supreme Court, however, couldn’t wait and decided to make law on its own a few […]

Obama Wins Nomination

BREAKING NEWS: Fox News is reporting that Barrack Obama has topped the magic number of pledged delegates to claim the nomination over rival Hillary Clinton. Clinton is reported to have said she is open to VP post. More at Drudge Report.

Calif. Senate Considers Assisted Suicide Bill

Reprinted by permission of The Christian Post By Alexander J. SheffrinChristian Post ReporterTue, Jun. 03 2008 08:56 AM ET It may soon become legal for doctors and nurses in California to “help” their patients die if a new assisted suicide bill passes through the state senate. If passed, AB 2747 would allow medical practitioners throughout […]

Will You Observe Carbon Belch Day?

From WorldNetDaily: Thousands of Americans are pledging to fire up their charcoal barbecue grills, bask in the infinite glow of numerous incandescent light bulbs, shun recycling of any kind and take spontaneous road trips in gas-guzzling vehicles to increase their personal carbon output – all in protest of the Senate debate over a bill calling […]

Greater Love Hath No Man

The LA Times has a story on-line today that deserves to be told and retold to all Americans. In today’s polarized society stories of military valor do not play well among many of our enlightened citizens or simply can’t compete with speculation about who will win American Idol this week, or what Hollywood celebrity is […]

NewsBusted Conservative Comedy 6/3/2008

Topics in this show: –John McCain says he wants to win the youth vote, does he have a chance at it? –Barack Obama quits his church, finally –Scott McClellan’s sleazy new book –Endangered species –Fox News Channel continues to be #1 in news ratings for 77th consecutive month –Sex and the City movie released –Sharon […]

The Founding Charter of New York

American Minute from William J. Federer The Dutch sent Henry Hudson to find a water route across America to the Pacific. Though unsuccessful, Hudson claimed the land along the “Hudson” River, and there the Dutch West India Company founded New Netherlands, receiving its charter JUNE 3, 1621. The Chamber of Amsterdam wrote in articles for […]

For the Bible Tells Me So: The Real Story, Part 5

BY BOB ELLISDAKOTA VOICE This is the fifth installment in a 8-part series examining the DVD “For the Bible Tells Me So.”Introduction – Why the DVD Deserves a Closer Look Part 1 – Building Sympathy Without Exegisis Part 2 – The Bible as a ‘Truth Buffet’ Part 3 – Understanding the Bible…Or Rewriting It? Part […]

Why Would Conservatives Be More Honest?

Peter Schweizer has an interesting piece in the Examiner today. I’m sure it won’t come as a surprise to conservatives, but it’s sure to infuriate liberals. He points out an “honesty gap” between conservatives and liberals: Is it OK to cheat on your taxes? A total of 57 percent of those who described themselves as […]

ADF Planning Lawsuit Against NY Governor

It seems the Alliance Defense Fund (ADF) is planning to file a lawsuit against New York Governor David Paterson for trying to go around the legislature in ordering New York agencies to prepare to recognize homosexual “marriage” from other states…even though such a concept remains illegal in New York. I missed this one last week, […]