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  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 09-14-17, FEAST, The Exaltation of the Holy Cross

    09/13/2017 10:02:07 PM PDT · by Salvation · 37 replies ^ | 09-14-17 | Revised New American Bible
    September 14, 2017 Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross Reading 1 Nm 21:4b-9With their patience worn out by the journey,the people complained against God and Moses,"Why have you brought us up from Egypt to die in this desert,where there is no food or water?We are disgusted with this wretched food!" In punishment the LORD sent among the people saraph serpents,which bit the people so that many of them died.Then the people came to Moses and said,"We have sinned in complaining against the LORD and you.Pray the LORD to take the serpents from us."So Moses prayed for the...
  • Matt Lauer confronts Hillary Clinton on live TV

    09/13/2017 9:48:47 PM PDT · by ItsOnlyDaryl · 63 replies
    Fox News ^ | 9.13.17 | Sasha Savitsky
    Matt Lauer did not shy away from confronting Hillary Clinton for blaming the "Today" co-host for his role in losing her the election.
  • Antifa Communists Plan Violence at Berkeley to Disrupt Ben Shapiro Visit Tomorrow

    09/13/2017 9:48:37 PM PDT · by Signalman · 22 replies
    US Defense Watch ^ | 9/13/2017 | Ray Starmann
    Over the past few weeks a number of things have been revealed about Antifa groups, people that use fascist methods to suppress any opinion or speech that does not conform to their own ideology, yet call themselves “anti-fascist.” After the tragic events in Charlottesville, VA, Antifa massively overplayed their hand in a subsequent event in Berkeley California, where viral images finally exposed what the MSM had been trying to hide, that so-called Antifa groups were inciting violence with planned events, then dressing up in black, with masks, carrying sticks, clubs and mace, and proceeded to instigate violence against peaceful rally...
  • Paul Ryan Says US House will Fund Border Wall This Week

    09/13/2017 9:47:22 PM PDT · by Red Steel · 99 replies
    Youtube ^ | September 13, 2017 | James Hoft
    "Speaker Paul Ryan announced on Wednesday the US House will fund the Trump Border Wall this week."
  • Dream Act Amnesty Would Legalize A Lot More Immigrants Than DACA Beneficiaries

    09/13/2017 9:42:22 PM PDT · by ding_dong_daddy_from_dumas · 55 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 09/13/2017 | Alex Pfeiffer
    President Donald Trump’s wish that Congress pass amnesty to protect Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) beneficiaries could end up putting nearly 2 million illegal immigrants on a path to citizenship. Trump announced that the DACA amnesty program will be rescinded in March 2018 in order to give Congress time to “legalize” the program that protects roughly 800,000 illegal immigrants.
  • Trump blocks Chinese purchase of US semiconductor maker [Lattice]

    09/13/2017 9:38:50 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 6 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Sep 13, 2017 11:43 PM EDT
    President Donald Trump has blocked a Chinese government-financed firm’s acquisition of an Oregon semiconductor maker on national security grounds. Trump’s order Wednesday came after a federal panel that reviews foreign investment for possible security threats ruled against the proposed $1.3 billion takeover of Lattice Semiconductor last week. The deal has been under scrutiny since it became clear the buyer, Canyon Bridge Capital Partners, is funded by the Chinese government. …
  • UN chief says he hopes for constructive relations with Trump

    09/13/2017 9:35:10 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 11 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Sep 13, 2017 9:56 PM EDT | Edith M. Lederer
    Secretary-General António Guterres said Wednesday he has been trying to build “a constructive relationship” with President Donald Trump — and he hopes that will be the U.S. leader’s message when they meet during next week’s gathering of world leaders at the United Nations. Guterres said at a news conference if that is what Trump conveys to him “that message will be well received.” Trump wants major cuts to the U.N. budget and significant changes to the world organization. Guterres and Trump are scheduled to speak at a meeting on reforming the United Nations sponsored by the United States on Monday,...
  • ‘I Want to Finish This’: US Special Ops Leaders Urge Washington to Stick by the Syrian Kurds

    09/13/2017 9:33:58 PM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 13 replies
    Defense One ^ | September 13, 2017 | Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
    KOBANI, Syria – Talking with American special operators as we walk in the summer heat through the sprawling training facilities of the Syrian Arab Coalition, one sentiment is immediately obvious: relief. It is not that these elite American troops are relaxed about the mission; it is that they make clear they think it’s working and see that the end is achievable. And for those of us who have written about and covered the post-9/11 wars, that is indeed a shift. “My military guidance is clear; what we are trying to do here in terms of the campaign against Daesh is...
  • [Catholic Caucus] The Exaltation of the Holy Cross (Gueranger)

    09/13/2017 9:22:25 PM PDT · by CMRosary · 1 replies
    Red Greater Double “THROUGH thee the precious Cross is honored and worshiped throughout the world.” Thus did St. Cyril of Alexandria apostrophize our Lady on the morrow of that great day, which saw her divine maternity vindicated at Ephesus. Eternal Wisdom has willed that the Octave of Mary’s birth should be honored by the celebration of this Feast of the triumph of the holy Cross. The Cross indeed is the standard of God’s armies, whereof Mary is the Queen; it is by the Cross that she crushes the serpent’s head, and wins so many victories over error, and over...
  • 2017 NFL TV RATINGS - Week 1

    09/13/2017 9:09:35 PM PDT · by 11th_VA · 100 replies
    SNF NYG-DAL NBC +2% Late DH SEA-GB FOX -18% Kickoff KC-NE NBC -14% Single Various CBS -18% Early DH PHI-WSH FOX -28%
  • Take a Break..."50 Rare Historical Photos" Enjoy !

    09/13/2017 9:03:25 PM PDT · by hapnHal · 27 replies
    13 Sept 17 | hapnHal
    50 Rare Historical Photos Enjoy
  • Denny's new menu mascot looks like poop and people are losing it

    09/13/2017 8:46:01 PM PDT · by Rebelbase · 103 replies
    mashable ^ | 9/12/17 | JENNIFER MACHIN
    Denny’s is best known for their signature Grand Slam breakfasts, but that may have just changed... All eyes are on their fairly new, not so appetizing mascot-type thing that a lot of people think bears a striking resemblance to feces.Denny's was probably aiming for a friendly sausage as their mascot, but at best we have a face that seems more like it's welcoming us to the bathroom than a restaurant — and some people are straight up calling it a "turd."
  • Please Support Joey Salads -- the Left Is Trying to Bring Down His Channel

    09/13/2017 8:44:40 PM PDT · by SarahPalin2012 · 7 replies
    YouTube ^ | Joey Salads
    I don't know Joey. He does mostly comedy/pranks. But some of his videos are political, such as exposing the AntiFa as he goes undercover, along with other videos which show the violence of BLM against All Lives Matter, etc. Some of his videos may be staged, but these I think are not. If you read the comments, the Left is giving thumbs down and trying to ban him, but he is an extremely popular YouTuber and the Right should support him.
  • Police: With only one door, victims couldn’t escape fire at religious school [Malaysia]

    09/13/2017 8:36:30 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 4 replies ^ | JASMINE ANDRIA AND KENNETH TEE
    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 14 ― The charred bodies of 22 students and two teachers were found on the second floor of a religious school here after a fire broke out in the building early this morning, police said today. City police chief Datuk Amar Singh said there was only one door which was used as an exit and entrance way, making it hard for the victims, whose bodies were found stuck to each other, to escape the burning building at Datuk Keramat. ... A total of 36 students, aged between 13 and 17, and six teachers were living at the...
  • DSEI: Royal Navy Wants to Pitch Type-31e Frigate Design to U.S., Export Market

    09/13/2017 8:32:17 PM PDT · by sukhoi-30mki · 6 replies
    USNI News ^ | Sep 13 2017 | Jon Rosamond
    BMT Defence bid for the Royal Navy Type 31E Frigate LONDON — The Royal Navy’s planned Type-31e light frigate will transform the dismal export record of U.K.-based shipbuilders, a senior government minister told attendees at the DSEI exhibition in London. U.K. defense secretary Sir Michael Fallon said that Britain’s shipyards have not built a frigate for another country since the 1970s. “We’re changing all that”, he declared in a keynote speech on Wednesday. “This frigate will rock the exports boat and it’s a model for the way we will approach shipbuilding in future.” The U.S. Navy is among potential overseas...
  • Obama to bring civic leaders to Chicago in October

    09/13/2017 8:31:19 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 31 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Sep 13, 2017 1:40 PM EDT | Jesse J. Holland
    Former President Barack Obama announced Wednesday that he plans to invite civic leaders to Chicago next month to exchange ideas and plan ways to solve some of the world’s common problems. The inaugural Obama Foundation leadership summit “will be a place to gather and learn from one another, and then go back to your communities to lead others in the hard work of change,” Obama said in a video and email released to supporters. The former president said he expects the summit, which will be Oct. 31 and Nov. 1, to bring hundreds of leaders from around the world. The...
  • How many New Democratic voters will DACA create? Any informed estimates?

    09/13/2017 8:29:58 PM PDT · by WilliamIII · 38 replies
    Sept 13 2017 | WilliamIII
    Enough new Dem votes to block Trumps reelection? Is that why Pelosi is grinning tonight?
  • BULLSEYE!South Korea tests its new cruise missile that could wipe out Kim Jong-un from 300 miles ...

    09/13/2017 8:18:16 PM PDT · by sukhoi-30mki · 24 replies
    The Sun ^ | 13th September 2017 | Jenny Awford
    SOUTH Korea has tested an advanced cruise missile that could wipe out Kim Jong-un from 300 miles away as the North Korean nuke crisis intensifies. The show of force prompted North Korea’s ruling party to threaten Seoul and the US with “miserable destruction”. AP:ASSOCIATED PRESS The Taurus missile hit a target off the country's western coast Dramatic footage shows the moment South Korea's Air Force fired the Taurus missile from an F-15 fighter jet and hit a target off the country's western coast on Tuesday. Live-fire drills are being carried out to strengthen South Korea’s pre-emptive strike capability against North...
  • Berkeley Profs Take Stand—Against Free Speech

    09/13/2017 8:15:34 PM PDT · by Academiadotorg · 29 replies
    Accuracy in Academia ^ | September 13, 2017 | Malcolm A. Kline
    The university that has proudly proclaimed itself to be the birthplace of the Free Speech Movement may also become its graveyard. "In a letter addressed to the UC Berkeley campus and the larger Berkeley community, 76 faculty members from various departments have called for a complete boycott of classes and campus activities during the so-called 'Free Speech Week' to be held on campus September 24-27," Hank Reichman writes in the Academe blog maintained by the American Association of University Professors (AAUP). "The week is sponsored by the Berkeley Patriot, a conservative student newspaper, and includes 'Feminism Awareness Day' and a...
  • Russia Has Deployed Its MiG-29SMT Multirole Combat Aircraft To Syria For The Very First Time

    09/13/2017 8:09:09 PM PDT · by sukhoi-30mki · 7 replies
    The Aviationist ^ | Sep 13 2017 | David Cenciotti
    Once again the Syrian Air War is the testbed for the most recent Russian Air Force weapons system. This time is the turn of the MiG-29SMT. The Russian Air Force has deployed some MiG-29SMT multirole combat aircraft to Hmeymim airbase, near Latakia, in western Syria, the Russian Ministry of Defense confirmed on Sept. 13, 2017. It’s the first time the modernized version of the baseline Fulcrum jet is deployed to take part in the Syrian Air War. The MiG-29SMT is an upgraded variant of the MiG-29 featuring a big 950-litre spine CFT (Conformal Fuel Tank) and an in-flight refueling system...