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  • Opinion: Gunfight at the OK Sunday school class?

    03/04/2011 4:02:35 AM PST · by marktwain · 21 replies
    Associated Baptist Press ^ | 3 March, 2011 | Bill Leonard
    (ABP) -- “It is no longer illegal to carry a gun to church.” Scott Lewis, a Texas community college student, made that point recently as a rationale for his support of pending legislation to allow college faculty, staff and students (above 21 years of age) to carry concealed weapons on campus. He apparently believes that if Texans can bring guns to Sunday school, they can surely take them to them to psych class. While Texans debate the presence of guns at college (and well they should), the possibility of concealed weapons in church is a sharp reminder that many religious...
  • Kids, blogs and too much information (MSM confuses Blogs / forums again. Sky falling)

    04/29/2005 10:09:38 AM PDT · by longtermmemmory · 26 replies · 1,010+ views
    NBC ^ | 4/29/2005 | Bob Sullivan
    Marcy's 13-year-old daughter has a knack for switching computer screens or shutting the laptop when mom walks in the room. Like in many families, the two often argue about whether mom has the right to see what her daughter is doing online. The conversation is never really resolved. But a few months ago, Marcy's need to keep up with her daughter's Internet travels took on a new urgency when she found an unfinished message on the screen urging a friend to check out her daughter's picture on a special Web page her daughter had set up. With that, Marcy made...
  • Legion vets say they're tired of Vietnam controversy

    08/27/2004 11:38:53 PM PDT · by ambrose · 43 replies · 744+ views
    AP ^ | 8-28-04
    Legion vets say they're tired of Vietnam controversy By MATT GOURAS, Associated Press August 28, 2004 NASHVILLE - When President Bush and John Kerry take turns addressing the American Legion's national convention here next week, don't expect the veterans to take much interest in what each did during the Vietnam War. "I don't think they should be bringing it up in the first place" said Legion member Herb Williams from upstate New York. "It's a bunch of baloney." The Legionnaires are placing more focus than usual on the upcoming election during this convention, Legion Commander John Brieden said. In turn,...
  • Letterman Does Bush vs. Kerry Bit: Calls President "Jackass"

    06/17/2004 9:35:18 PM PDT · by ikka · 24 replies · 170+ views
    CBS TV | 6/17/2004 | ikka
    Letterman's show has been poking fun at the President for a while now. But tonight, on a "Bush vs. Kerry" bit, Kerry's photo had the words "horse face" listed beside a still photo of JFK. Beside Bush's photo? The word "Jackass" .
  • Letter to Babs (Streisand; good read!)

    02/14/2003 7:03:17 AM PST · by BibChr · 30 replies · 406+ views
    Letter from my friend | 2/14/03 | Dr. Glenn S. Hausdorfer (MD)
    Barbra Streisand c/o Martin Erlichman Associates, Inc. 5670 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 2400 Los Angeles, CA 90036 Dear Ms. Streisand: Please find enclosed two statements made by former President Bill Clinton, on the occasion of his ordering bombing and missile raids on Iraq, in December of 1998. In fairness to Mr. Clinton, and in the interest of preserving context, I have enclosed these statements in their entirety, but I have highlighted some statements for your special attention. As you may recall, in December, 1998, President Clinton unleashed a four-day military strike on Iraq. As he says in the supporting statements I...