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This Dec. 2, 2016, photo shows a cross atop a hill at a city park in Spur, Texas. The Wisconsin-based organization Freedom from Religion Foundation has asked officials in Spur to remove the cross, claiming it is unconstitutional because of it public location. (Josie Musico/Lubbock Avalanche-Journal via AP)

Atheists threaten another praying coach and team

- The Washington Times

Well, the Freedom From Religion Foundation is at it again. Coaches and players at a Missouri high school held a after-game prayer session -- and that prompted the atheists from Wisconsin to take offense, take up pen and paper, and shoot off a warning letter to Cameron School District officials. Quit the praying -- or we'll sue.

Thousands pack into The Gateway in Salt Lake City for Kanye West's "Sunday Service," Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019. People were standing on and climbing up anything they could find to catch a glimpse of West. (Colter Peterson/The Deseret News via AP)

Kanye West's faith and the red line for believers

- The Washington Times

Christians want to know: Is Kanye West for real with his faith, or not? That's a good question. But it's not the best question. Why not? The conversion of West -- the final determination of the to-be or not-to-be Christian leanings of the rap artist -- is ultimately a matter between West and God. The better question is: Does it truly matter?

In this Oct. 30, 2019, file photo former Exxon CEO and ex-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson leaves a courthouse in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

Rex Tillerson's dubious denial of Nikki Haley's claims

- The Washington Times

Nikki Haley said in her book, "With All Due Respect," that then-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and then-White House Chief of Staff John Kelly asked her in a meeting to help them oppose some of President Donald Trump's policies and in so doing, "save the country." Tillerson has issued a denial. But it's a dubious denial.

Mike Row of "Dirty Jobs" fame talks with author and political commentator Ben Shapiro about culture and politics, July 29, 2018. (Image: YouTube, The Daily Wire)

Mike Rowe's Veteran's Day reminder: No 'safe space' in military

- The Washington Times

Mike Rowe, of "Dirty Jobs" television fame, on Fox News said that as much as the left likes to promote tolerance and diversity and snowflake madness for all, there is really no "safe space" in the military. Don't cry, Millennials. Mama's got a hot buttered biscuit waiting for you in the basement.

FILE - In this Tuesday, April 11, 2017 file photo, the sun sets on a Baptist church in Georgia. According to new data released Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, by the Pew Research Center, the portion of Americans with no religious affiliation is rising significantly, in tandem with a sharp drop in the percentage that identifies as Christian. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

America's still a bunch of God-believers, it seems

- The Washington Times

Church attendance may be dropping, the hook-up and shack-up culture may be advancing, taking over where abstinence teachings and traditional marriage once reigned, but guess what, good news: according to Gallup, most in America still believe in God. The question is, of course, which God -- and what does that God teach?

Kanye West, left, and wife Kim Kardashian West attend the WSJ. Magazine 2019 Innovator Awards at the Museum of Modern Art on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

Kanye West for president? Don't laugh

- The Washington Times

Kanye West, Yeezy to friends and fans alike, made a surprise appearance at Fast Company's 2019 Innovation Festival and in between talking with his clothing designer Steven Smith, and chatting up his latest "Jesus Is King" album, made this quick remark: And oh yes, I'll be running for president in 2024.

This combination photo shows TV personality Meghan McCain at the 26th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. on March 21, 2015, left, and President Donald Trump in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington on March 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

Whistleblower lies and the anti-Trumpers who push them

- The Washington Times

There's a lot of talk going around about the so-called illegalities of releasing the whistleblower's name. But sift through the shrill; step away from expressions of hate. Law is: It's not against the law to out this whistleblower. It's only against the law for the inspector general to out this whistleblower.

Bernie Sanders nods at Elizabeth Warren as possible 'running mate'

- The Washington Times

Sen. Bernie Sanders, on the campaign trail but taking a time out for a "Deconstructed" podcast interview with host Mehdi Hassan, said he'd indeed consider Sen. Elizabeth Warren as a "running mate" if he wins the Democratic Party's nomination. (Which he won't. Thank God. But just in case he does.) What a pairing of loons that would be.

In this April 3, 2019, file photo, former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder Jr. speaks during the National Action Network Convention in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

Eric Holder sees turn of Va. from red to blue as finally 'fair'

- The Washington Times

Eric Holder, former -- disgraced -- attorney general of the United States under Barack Obama's administration, weighed in on the total Democrat takeover of Virginia's state government during recent elections with this brief tweet: Good, he said, now things are finally "fair." Really? 'Cause "fair" is defined as one-sided?

A live turkey is brought into the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room before the media at the White House, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018. The pardoning ceremony, to happen later, will mark its 71st year since it first took place in 1947. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) ** FILE **

HuffPost post: Save the planet -- skip Thanksgiving

- The Washington Times

The Huffington Post, in what's probably going to go down as the stupidest idea in American history, put out a post calling for the outright skipping of some serious Thanksgiving traditions -- like travel, like turkey -- as a means, get this, of saving the planet from environmental damage.

Gun rights supporters walk by the Capitol building in Richmond, Va., on Tuesday, July 9, 2019, the opening for the special session called by Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam. (Steve Earley/The Virginian-Pilot via AP) ** FILE **

Virginians, start your gun-buying engines

- The Washington Times

Democrats, in Tuesday elections, seized control of both sides of the General Assembly, handing the left a trifecta of power -- governor's office, Senate and House -- that is going to usher in a new wave of, wait for it, wait for it, socialist-styled politics come 2020. And that means heads-up, gun owners.

In this Aug. 22, 2019, photo, a chicken sandwich is seen at a Popeyes as guests wait in line, in Kyle, Texas. Police in Maryland say a man fatally stabbed another customer outside a Popeyes restaurant in a fight over the recently rereleased chicken sandwich. Police in Maryland say a man fatally stabbed another customer at a Popeyes restaurant in a fight over the recently rereleased chicken sandwich. A Prince Georges County police spokeswoman told news outlets the two men were waiting in line at an Oxon Hill Popeyes Monday night, Nov. 4, 2019, when one of the men accused the other of cutting in front of him in a line specifically for ordering sandwiches. Police say the fight spilled outside where a 28-year-old was fatally stabbed. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Popeyes chicken sandwich prompts stabbing

- The Washington Times

A 28-year-old man was stabbed to death while standing in line for a Popeyes' chicken sandwich in Maryland. Is this really what we've become -- a nation that places such low value on human life that even a chicken sandwich can cause a killing?

President Ronald Reagan embraces first lady Nancy Reagan on Jan. 30, 1984, in Washington, after he announced that he will run for a second term as President. Reagan, 72, confirmed that Vice President George Bush will again be his running mate in a campaign already well underway. (AP Photo/Ira Schwarz) ** FILE **

Ronald Reagan's spirit, 39 years later, still soars free

- The Washington Times

It was almost 40 years ago, on Nov. 4, 1980, when Republican Ronald Reagan defeated Democratic incumbent Jimmy Carter at the presidential ballot box, ushering in what some historians have since referred to as the "Reagan Era." My, the times have changed. Yet the spirit of Reagan still soars throughout the land.

Sen. Bernie Sanders gazes at the crowd during a rally with Rep. Ilhan Omar inside of Williams Arena in Minneapolis on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019. (Evan Frost/Minnesota Public Radio via AP)

Bernie Sanders -- choke, cough, gasp -- denies he's 'far left'

- The Washington Times

Sen. Bernie Sanders, of democratic socialist self-identifying fame, said to a crowd in Iowa over the weekend that he's not "far left," that his ideas are not "far left," and that he's really only giving the people what they want. He said it with a straight face. And you thought miracles couldn't happen.

In this Aug. 21, 2019, file photo, President Donald Trump walks down the steps of Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base in Md. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

October jobs' numbers speak volumes on impeachment

- The Washington Times

America's economy saw the addition of 128,000 jobs this past October, a figure that surpassed expectations of 75,000. And unemployment came in at 3.6%. And all the Democrats went -- oh crap. This is why impeach, impeach, impeach is such a must-be, must-have, must-do for the left.

FILE - This Feb. 19, 2013, file photo shows OxyContin pills arranged for a photo at a pharmacy, in Montpelier, Vt. Five state attorneys general announced lawsuits Thursday, May 16, 2019, seeking to hold the drug industry responsible for an opioid addiction crisis that has become the biggest cause of accidental deaths across the country and in many states. The new filings in Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, West Virginia and Wisconsin mean 45 states have now taken legal action in recent years against Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin. Some of the states are also suing Richard Sackler, a former president and member of the family that owns the Connecticut-based firm. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot, File)

Big Pharma and D.C., joined at the lobbying hip

- The Washington Times

Ask people which special interest drops the most lobby money into D.C. and most would guess attorneys or environmentalists, or perhaps even unions. But it's none of the above. It's actually Big Pharma. And that explains a lot -- namely, why America has become a nation of pill poppers.