“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 July 8th, 2008

Abortionists Says He Cancels Human Souls

*WARNING: Contains frank language concerning human sexuality A most interesting and depraved piece from WorldNetDaily today detailing the email exchange between Dr. Warren Throckmorton and Dr. William Harrison about the recent abortion-related informed consent decision in South Dakota. On his blog, Throckmorton pointed out that despite the “free speech” excuses made by Planned Parenthood that […]

Firing of Ohio Christian Teacher Divides Community

Reprinted by permission of The Christian Post By Alexander J. SheffrinChristian Post ReporterTue, Jul. 08 2008 01:39 PM EDT The decision of an Ohio middle school to fire a popular, Christian science teacher of over 20 years has generated protest, outcry, and divisions among the residents of Mount Vernon over concerns that the decision may […]

Record Low Congressional Approval Rating

Here’s one you probably haven’t seen from your “objective” “mainstream” media: via Human Events, Rasmussen reports polling data finds the congressional approval rating at a record low: 9%. One reason for the low result: 72% of voters think most members of Congress are more interested in furthering their own political careers, while 14% believe members […]

Bush Urges G-8 Sanctions on Zimbabwe For Sham Election

Reprinted by permission of The Christian Post By Ethan ColeChristian Post ReporterTue, Jul. 08 2008 10:16 AM EDTPresident Bush urged fellow Group of Eight as well as African leaders Monday to back a U.N. sanction on Zimbabwe as punishment for what he denounced as a “sham” election last month by Robert Mugabe. “I care deeply […]

Chinese Religious Persecution Persists Despite Coming Olympics

Reprinted by permission of The Christian Post By Ethan ColeChristian Post ReporterMon, Jul. 07 2008 09:49 AM EDT One month from Tuesday before the start of the Beijing Olympic Games, Christians are still reportedly being persecuted by the Chinese government, which claims to uphold international religious freedom standards. The Olympic host detained for a second […]

Newsflash: Plants Grow Better With More CO2

Our planet has a wonderfully efficient recycling system (some might say “intelligently designed”). Humans and animals take in oxygen and produce carbon dioxide. It “so happens” that plants take in carbon dioxide and produce oxygen. What an amazing system! It’s also interesting, in these times when we hear daily of the horrors of CO2 and […]

Ringing the Liberty Bell

American Minute from William J. Federer The Liberty Bell got its name from being rung JULY 8, 1776, to call the citizens of Philadelphia together to hear the Declaration of Independence read out loud for the first time. Made in England in 1752, this massive bell, weighing over 2000 pounds, was rung on each anniversary, […]

Vote Obama, Vote for Change

A friend sent me this yesterday: Somebody has to pay for Barack Obama’s $800 billion in taxpayer bribes, er, new spending. It’ll either come out of Barack Obama’s pocket or yours. Hint: it won’t come out of Obama’s.

Homosexual ‘Marriage’ Devastating to Children

Bryan Fischer at RenewAmerica had a good column yesterday on why homosexual “marriage” is bad for any children who may end up caught up in it. Here is an excerpt: As Hansen puts it, “Two women can both be good mothers, but neither can be a good father.” Children need the complementary balance of the […]

Evangelicals Prize Trustworthiness, Not Party Affiliation

Reprinted by permission of The Christian Post By Michelle A. VuChristian Post ReporterMon, Jul. 07 2008 08:25 PM EDTEvangelicals traditionally are linked to the Republican Party, but a new survey of evangelical leaders suggests this group is more concerned about the candidate as an individual than his political party this election year. Out of some […]

Video: McCain and Conservatives

Republican Senator John McCain has been viewed as a maverick when he breaks with his party. Now he is courting conservatives.There is even talk about a possible floor fight at the Republican convention over the party’s platform, that’s the prime manifesto of beliefs that now bears the imprint of President George W. Bush. Deborah Lutterbeck […]

Iraqi Yellowcake Sent to Canada

There’s a veeeeeeery interesting article at Investor’s Business Daily today concerning 550 metric tons of yellowcake uranium found in Iraq after the 2003 invasion. The piece says it was recently and quietly sent from Iraq to Canada for processing into nuclear fuel. But I thought “Bush lied, people died?” I thought Bush just invaded Iraq […]

Saving Lives & Making Tears

I was reading news articles and came across the following human interest story… Chiefs TE Gonzalez saves man’s life in restaurant By DOUG TUCKER, AP Sports Writer 3 hours, 54 minutes ago KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP)—A California man says Pro Bowl tight end Tony Gonzalez of the Kansas City Chiefs kept him from choking to […]