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January 5, 2014 Grumpy Daily Headlines

January 5,  2014  Grumpy Daily Headlines

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, Midwest, Northeast brace for Arctic blast, record lows Shared by Reuters Top News reuters.com - NEW YORK (Reuters) – Many parts of the Midwest braced for a blast of Arctic air this weekend that could bring some of the coldest temperatures in two decades before advancing to the Northeast, wher……

French Soccer Player Gives Nazi-Like Salute After Goal. Part of His Defense? Obama Did It, Too.

French Soccer Player Gives Nazi-Like Salute After Goal. Part of His Defense? Obama Did It, Too.

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The Blaze The growing use of a Nazi-like salute has prompted outrage from European leaders and Jewish groups, with the controversy now drawing in a French soccer player, an NBA star and even, unwittingly, President Barack Obama. French soccer player Nicolas Anelka is under fire for using a Nazi-like gesture…

Washington and Mandela: Trusting Generations to Come

Washington and Mandela: Trusting Generations to Come

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I ran across the following article a few hours ago and thought it worth sharing. Many of the articles written since Mandela’s death one week ago either praise Mandela or vilify him. The following article does neither nevertheless, it is a worthy read. The American Conservative What if you were…

31 Days of Military Thankfulness

31 Days of Military Thankfulness

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Spouse Buzz by Military.com The high school seniors walked behind me as we left the pool.  I knew those boys.  They were the swimmers everyone watched. They were the ones with bodies made to butterfly, made to soar and plunge through water–all back and arm and chest.  Miraculous, really. And…

Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock performs Katy Perry’s “Roar.”

Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock performs Katy Perry’s “Roar.”

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Published on Oct 21, 2013 Children and staff gather for an inspiring cover of “Roar” by Katy Perry at Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock. You can make a donation to support the kids of CHaD at http://bit.ly/18HmNFF Any donations made through this link will be matched dollar-for-dollar by PositiveTracks (http://positivetracks.org) Learn…

Progressive, Margaret Carlson: “Weve Gone From Martin Luther King to Al Sharpton. Its Very Dispiriting” NewsBusters

Progressive, Margaret Carlson: “Weve Gone From Martin Luther King to Al Sharpton.  Its Very Dispiriting”  NewsBusters

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Newsbusters Appearing on PBS’s Inside Washington, Bloomberg News’s Margaret Carlson actually said Friday that “We’ve gone from Martin Luther King to the Reverend Al Sharpton, and as a leader, as he is trying to be this weekend, it’s very dispiriting.” Coming from Carlson, I’ll certainly take ‘dispiriting,’ but feel the…

Allen West: ‘The nature of conservatism is that it sees no color’

Allen West: ‘The nature of conservatism is that it sees no color’

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Allen West headed to Amsterdam Tuesday to embark on National Review’s conservative summer cruise, saying he owes his success as a “young black man” to the nature of his character. “I was invited to be a guest speaker with a premier assembly of conservative thinkers,” the Republican wrote.…

Moments that make us want to pull the covers over our heads but we won’t.

Moments that make us want to pull the covers over our heads but we won’t.

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Fox News — Breit Baier Special Report Subject — BenghaziTonight @ 10 p.m.

Fox News — Breit Baier Special Report Subject — BenghaziTonight @ 10 p.m.

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.@BretBaier reveals explosive new details about #Benghazi in Fox News special. Watch tonight at 10p/1a ET http://t.co/6E1SzwvoKd — FoxNewsInsider (@FoxNewsInsider) June 28, 2013   Bret Baier will also be interviewing some people connected to the infamous video tonight.…

Hollywood Couple DeVon Franklin, Meagan Good Talk ‘Kingdom Love’

Hollywood Couple DeVon Franklin, Meagan Good Talk ‘Kingdom Love’

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  CHRISTIAN POST Hollywood film executive DeVon Franklin and actress wife Meagan Good said their decision to remain celibate during their 10-month dating period prior to their marriage was not easy, but the Christian couple also said neither one was willing to get in the way of God’s purpose in their lives.…

A lesson about cows— and Government

A lesson about cows— and Government

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  SOCIALISM You have 2 cows. You give one to your neighbor. COMMUNISM You have 2 cows. The State takes both and gives you some milk FASCISM You have 2 cows. The State takes both and sells you some milk. NAZISM You have 2 cows. The State takes both and…

Marine Empathy

Marine Empathy

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  BECAUSE SOMETIMES WE JUST NEED A SMILE. A young Naval Officer was in a terrible car accident, but due to the heroics of the hospital staff, the only permanent injury was the loss of one ear. Since he wasn’t physically impaired, he remained in the military and eventually became…

Classical: Could Have Heard A Pin Drop

Classical:  Could Have Heard A Pin Drop

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These are all in the public domain, so no copyright infringement. Would hate to anger the SOPA police. JFK’S Secretary of State, Dean Rusk, was in France in the early 60′s when DeGaulle decided to pull out of NATO. DeGaulle said he wanted all US Military out of France as…

The ‘we can’t deport all 12 million illegal aliens…’ scam

The ‘we can’t deport all 12 million illegal aliens…’ scam

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Today we bring you  chapter V of S. J. Miller’s provocative twelve part addressing dealing with the title subject. You generally hear this one from government officials replying to angry citizens’ demands that laws be enforced. Variations include “We can’t send them back, there’s too many” ” and “We can’t stop them from…

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