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‘Sin Is the Reason We Are Racist’: NFL Player’s Brutally Honest Reaction to Darren Wilson and the Chaos in Ferguson

theblaze.com — As Americans continue to weigh in on a grand jury's decision not to indict Darren Wilson, the police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown, a brutally honest Facebook post by New Orleans Saints' tight end Benjamin Watson is capturing a fair amount of attention. Watson, a Christian,...
Nov 26, 2014

RT @theblaze: NFL player’s brutally honest reaction to Darren Wilson and the chaos in Ferguson: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1… pic.twitter.com/m3Wr6dTUyR

Nov 26, 2014

Honestly, @BenjaminSWatson offers a candid assessment of his feelings on Ferguson. And he covers ALL bases. theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Nov 26, 2014

RT @TheBlazeFaith: “SIN is the reason we rebel against authority..SIN is the reason we riot, loot and burn." theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Can anything unite Republicans and Democrats? How about…the Nazis.

theblaze.com — House Republicans next week will debate and pass bipartisan legislation that would prevent the U.S. government from making Social Security payments to Nazi war criminals. The issue came up in October, when the Associated Press reported that some Nazis were receiving these payments as part of agreements under...
Nov 26, 2014

Just in time, I found something to unite Republicans and Democrats this Thanksgiving... THE NAZIS: bit.ly/1y2q5RP

Did You Notice What Was Missing During CNN’s Ferguson Coverage on Tuesday Night?

theblaze.com — After a few dangerous encounters and near misses, it appears that CNN may have altered how their reporters are covering the riots and protests following the grand jury's verdict in the Michael Brown case. On Monday night, while reporting live from the streets of Ferguson after the grand...
Nov 26, 2014

CNN reporters may have ditched the logos from their microphones after threats theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Flashback: ‘Turkey Drop’

theblaze.com — Maybe we'll just go ahead and make this an annual tradition: The greatest Thanksgiving episode of any TV sitcom -- ever. "With God as my witness, I thought turkeys could fly." You're welcome. Follow Chris Field (@ChrisMField) on Twitter

Boehner says EPA’s smog rule is a massive job killer, vows GOP Congress will fight it

theblaze.com — House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) warned Wednesday that the Obama administration's proposed regulations to reduce air pollution would create a huge new hurdle to job creation, and said Congress would continue working to stop these sorts of proposals. "The Obama administration's massive new regulation - the most expensive...
Nov 26, 2014

Boehner says EPA's smog rule is a massive job killer that the GOP will fight: bit.ly/1yhTSo7

Congressional Research Service says Congress can defund Obama’s immigration move with legislation

theblaze.com — The Congressional Research Service has told Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) that Congress has the legal authority to restrict the work of federal agencies funded by fees, a finding that could embolden Republicans to pass legislation blocking Obama's executive action on immigration. Before leaving for the Thanksgiving break, House...
Nov 26, 2014

Congress told it can defund Obama's immigration action... but will it? bit.ly/1ttyN3S

Hobby Lobby Family’s Highly Anticipated Bible Curriculum Canned by School District - and Atheists Are Claiming ‘Victory’

theblaze.com — Months after the official launch of a high school Bible curriculum spearheaded by Hobby Lobby president Steve Green and his family was postponed due to "unforeseen delays," it has now been canceled indefinitely by an Oklahoma school district. The Freedom From Religion Foundation, an atheist activist group, released a...

CNN Anchor Likely Wasn’t Expecting This to Happen Live on the Air as He Reported on ‘Peaceful’ Pro-Michael Brown Protests in NYC

theblaze.com — As CNN anchor Miguel Marquez reported on "peaceful" protests in New York City supporting 18-year-old Michael Brown, the man killed by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, he was likely caught off guard by the chants that quickly drowned out his own voice. "This is a very peaceful protest,"...
Nov 25, 2014

RT @theblaze: .@CNN anchor likely wasn’t expecting this to happen live on-air as he reported on Ferguson protests in NYC: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Nov 25, 2014

RT @theblaze: .@CNN anchor likely wasn’t expecting this to happen live on-air as he reported on Ferguson protests in NYC: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Nov 25, 2014

RT @theblaze: .@CNN anchor likely wasn’t expecting this to happen live on-air as he reported on Ferguson protests in NYC: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Anthony Weiner says his former boss Chuck Schumer is wrong on Obamacare

theblaze.com — Former Rep. Anthony Weiner (D) spoke out Wednesday against his former boss, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), for saying Democrats made a mistake in pushing to pass Obamacare in the middle of the Great Recession. Schumer made waves Tuesday for saying the push for the health care law was...
Nov 26, 2014

Disgraced former Rep. Anthony Weiner says Schumer is wrong on Obamacare: bit.ly/1uWBD7d

After You Read Ferguson Column Penned By Ivy League Prof., You’ll See Why It’s Being Called ‘Shameful’

theblaze.com — An Ivy League professor penned a column Tuesday in which she accused America of having a "racist God" that "requires black people's blood to atone for the sins committed by its followers." Reacting to the grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, University of...
Nov 25, 2014

RT @oliverdarcy: Ivy League professor @AntheaButler says officer Darren Wilson was “agent” of America’s “racist god”: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Nov 25, 2014

RT @oliverdarcy: Ivy League professor @AntheaButler says officer Darren Wilson was “agent” of America’s “racist god”: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Nov 25, 2014

UPenn prof @AntheaButler: “...the blood shed in sacrifice to this god of white supremacy was Michael Brown’s”: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Nov 25, 2014

Ivy League professor @AntheaButler says officer Darren Wilson was “agent” of America’s “racist god”: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

When Rioters Tried to Bust a Store Window in Ferguson, One Courageous Good Samaritan Wasn’t Having Any of It

theblaze.com — A particularly courageous person was caught on video defending a Papa John's pizza store against Ferguson, Missouri, rioters Monday night. It was initially reported that the person was a woman and the manager of the store on West Florissant Avenue, but the franchise's area supervisor who saw the...
Nov 26, 2014

I got emotional reading this story. Good to know there are good people out there willing to do the right thing. theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Watch: Dem implies whites not able to understand black reaction to Ferguson

theblaze.com — Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) implied Wednesday that white people may not have the capacity to understand the way blacks and other minorities are reacting to the events in Ferguson, and said non-minorities need to "take a deep breath" before reaching any final conclusions. "One of the most important...
Nov 26, 2014

Dem implies whites may not be able to understand black reaction to Ferguson: bit.ly/1uWr9Vn

U.N. Gangs Up on Israel, Approves Several Pro-Palestinian Resolutions

theblaze.com — The United Nations' General Assembly on Tuesday approved a handful of resolutions that said Israel's aggression against Palestinians is making peace impossible, called on Israel to retreat to its pre-1967 borders, and asked members to find ways to promote a Palestinian state. The lopsided votes came after U.S.
Nov 26, 2014

UN gangs up on Israel, approves several pro-Palestinian resolutions: bit.ly/1FrO7F5

Oil Wars? Read This Saudi Official’s Ambivalent Sentence and Understand Why OPEC’s Meeting Tomorrow Might Not Go Very Well.

theblaze.com — It's an understated sentence with huge implications: He expects the global oil market "to stabilize itself eventually." Those were the words of Saudi Arabia's oil minister Ali al-Naimi on Wednesday, Reuters reported, as the 12 members of OPEC geared up for a Thursday meeting to discuss the precipitous decline in...
Nov 26, 2014

OPEC's getting together on Thanksgiving Day...And it's gonna be a very uncomfortable meeting. Oil wars!!! theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Shock Video Shows Car Plow Through Ferguson Protesters Blocking Traffic in Minneapolis

theblaze.com — Shock video posted online Tuesday shows a driver plow through a crowd of Ferguson protesters blocking traffic in Minneapolis. The group of demonstrators were expressing their disagreement with Monday's grand jury decision near a local police department by blocking traffic, according to the Star Tribune. ...
Nov 25, 2014

If you want to be really, really, REALLY depressed about the state of our country, check out the comments. theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Nov 25, 2014

RT @DLoesch: Shock Video Shows Car Plow Through Ferguson Protesters Blocking Traffic in Minneapolis: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Nov 25, 2014

RT @theblaze: Shocking video: Driver plows through a crowd of Ferguson protesters blocking traffic: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1… pic.twitter.com/CwNzKx44MR

Video, Photos Capture Ferguson Protesters Burning American Flags in Washington D.C.

theblaze.com — Demonstrators protesting the Ferguson grand jury decision set fire to American flags Tuesday night in the Chinatown area of Washington, D.C. Photos and video captured the demonstrators set at least two flags ablaze as others stood in the background propping up signs reading "Darren Wilson murdered Mike Brown."...

Sadie Robertson Gives ‘Glory to God’ and Inspires Passionate ‘Role Model’ Message From One Judge as She Bids Final Farewell to ‘DWTS’

theblaze.com — "Duck Dynasty" star Sadie Robertson bid farewell to "Dancing With the Stars" Tuesday night, finishing in second place to "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" actor Alfonso Riberio. Robertson, 17, expressed her gratitude at the end of the show and thanked God for the journey. "It's just been an amazing...
Nov 26, 2014

Love, love, love @sadierob and the message she's sending to other teens. Praising God as she bids "DWTS" goodbye: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

The News One Bank Delivered to Customers Is So Unprecedented Some Didn’t Even Believe It

theblaze.com — TD Bank recently astonished some of their customers by providing them $30,000 to carry out a good deed of their choice within the community - but it came with one caveat: the money had to be spent in 24 hours. "It's the season of giving and the perfect...

Officer Darren Wilson Speaks Out on Ferguson Shooting for the Very First Time: ‘All I Wanted to Do Is Live’

theblaze.com — Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson has broken his silence and spoken out about the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown for the very first time. In a captivating interview with ABC News, Wilson explained how he feared for his life as Brown allegedly assaulted him. A grand jury...
Nov 26, 2014

RT @theblaze: Leading @theblaze: Darren Wilson speaks out in first interview: “All I wanted to do is live”: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1… pic.twitter.com/SumjwZeSQ9