Monthly Archives: November 2009

19 11, 2009

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U.S. Supreme Court Puts an End to High School Valedictorian's Fight to Defend Right to Speak Freely About Her Christian Beliefs at Graduation 11/16/2009 "This is a sad day for the cause of freedom. When the Supreme Court cannot clear their calendar to hear a case of this magnitude, then our freedoms are in jeopardy. Such censorship and discrimination should not be permitted in America."-- John W. Whitehead, The Rutherford Institute WASHINGTON, [...]

17 11, 2009

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Serious About the Constitution Commentary by Steve Scroggins 11/12/09 Nancy Pelosi was reportedly asked a question by a reporter at an Oct. 29 press conference: "Madame Speaker, where specifically does the Constitution grant Congress the authority to enact an individual health insurance mandate?" Her response to this query was quite telling. "Are you serious? Are you serious?" she replied. Pelosi then took another reporter's question. Barry Goldwater's 1960 book, THE CONSCIENCE OF [...]

17 11, 2009

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The South rises again Date: Thursday, November 12, 2009 Battle of Myers Landing offers historians opportunity to teach about civil war By Wyndi Veigel Staff Writer As smoke cleared the air it was evident that the Union soldiers were in a retreat.   Amid the cheers, the Confederates gathered in celebration and to care for their “wounded.”   Thanks  to the North Texas History Center, the Collin County Historical Commission and the [...]

17 11, 2009

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Park plan sails along Posted November 14, 2009 Not to jinx the thing, but we've been waiting to hear objections to the renovation plans for Confederate Park, and so far there don't seem to be any. Could a riverfront improvement plan be under way, and nobody is against it? To be sure, the plan has a lot going for it. To make the 2.68-acre park more compatible with the adjacent University of [...]

17 11, 2009

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Kilgore had a problem with Phil Sheridan By Van Craddock Saturday, November 14, 2009 Constantine Buckley "Buck" Kilgore was one of those larger-than-life Texans. At his death in 1897, a newspaper described him as "one of the most famous backwoods characters that ever went to Congress and attained high federal office." In 1872, the future four-term U.S. congressman deeded East Texas land to the International and Great Northern railroad. In gratitude, the [...]

17 11, 2009

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The Fight Over a Song at Ole Miss Posted Nov 12, 2009 Clay Travis When Ole Miss hosts Tennessee Saturday, the school's band will not play "From Dixie WIth Love," a song that features an incongruous pairing of "Dixie" with the "Battle Hymn of the Republic." Why? Because some students and alumni chant, "The South will rise again," at the end of the song. For Ole Miss' first-year chancellor, Dan Jones, this [...]

17 11, 2009

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Cultural genocide at Ole Miss Thursday, November 12, 2009 Some cultures can be celebrated. Others must be snuffed out: Tempers are flaring all over the Ole Miss campus. They're fighting over a fight song. The school's chancellor says the band must stop playing "From Dixie With Love" because of a chant students added to the lyrics. 'No love for Dixie' read the headline Wednesday on the Ole Miss student newspaper. School leaders [...]

16 11, 2009

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Michael Byerley - 11/14/2009 Note H.K. is one of the finest people you could ever meet. A person of true compassion, honour, truth, and love.

13 11, 2009

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Ken Griffin - 11/12/2009 Message Subject: The South I'm happy to be a small part of telling the truth about the south. The info I retained from your website has made me a better informed southerner. I know I'm not the first or the last. But I'm proud to be part of Hk's Army. Thx for all you do.Your Brother Ken Griffin a.k.a One man gang