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June 27, 2018

The Morning Rant

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"OK, I'm going to say something that probably won't win me too many friends around here, but nevertheless, I think we need to give credit where credit is due. Namely, a word of thanks is in order to Yertle the Turtle Mitch McConnell. Why? Because he held the line after the death of Scalia. I honestly didn't think he would. Oh, I knew he'd go through the motions but eventually, when the Democratic Noise Machine got loud enough, he'd cave. I expected to turn on CNN any morning to hear that he capitulated and voted to confirm Garland. But he DIDN'T!! Can you believe that? Mitch basically pulled his head into his shell, stood his ground and ran out the clock on the Obama administration. And now, ta-daaah, we have Gorsuch. Now of course the Democrats are frothing with outragey outrage about this, as if they wouldn't have done the same damn thing to an outgoing Republican president, so screw them. And yes, thank Trump for appointing Gorsuch, but thank McConnell for making his appointment possible. The positive rulings that will come out of the courts that will benefit our country greatly have only just begun."

(h/t Charlie Kirk)

What the Left Is Telling Itself:

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Do they really think PDT is going to get *four* SCOTUS picks? Wow. I can only dream.

Time Is A Totes Objective News Magazine:

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Compare & Contrast:

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I Support Diversity:

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Uh, Ron? Maybe Actually Telling Someone About His Gropings and Rapings Would Have Been More Productive:

This is actually one of Perlman's saner tweets. From reading his Twitter TL, one gets the distinct impression that he spends most of his time huffing industrial solvents.

Literally a Trouser Snake:

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AoSHQ Weekly Prayer List

For submission guidelines and other relevant info, please contact FenelonSpoke, who is managing the prayer list. You can contact her at

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Feel free to copy and paste emails to her for Prayer Requests.

Answered Prayer and Thanks for Prayer, with requests for continued healing

6/11-From "Flounder" Mother-in-law needs continued prayers for healing. Has glioblastoma.

6/15 Vic's wife had surgery and now is in a regular room. Continue to pray for her healing and help with rehab related concerns after having larynx removed.

6/25-Mr.Feverhead, bill from IRS reduced. Is getting a port for cancer treatments put in July 2. Starts chemo for 6 months. Also Needs positive resolution of divorce from wife for best results for family. Appreciates all prayers from anonymous pray-ers.

Job related prayers

VoterMom needs a full time job she that can help support her family. Is grateful for prayers as she now has a part time job.

Donna&&&& looking for a job.

Requests for healing

5/19-Friend of "Mrs Leggy" named Diane- prayers for healing and in dealing with chemo, radiation, and upcoming double mastectomy and hysterectomy

5/19-Theresa, Daughter, of Bonkauth needs healing. Would like to keep job as Nurse Practioner at womens' prison if possible and not go on disability
5/20-Lurking Phineas, inoperable advanced prostrate cancer. Prayers for time with family, and to bear the effects of hormone treatments and radiation treatments and for success in treatments.

5/20-Lurker ("Curate"), needs healing from bile duct cancer and comfort for wife and married daughters and their husbands.

5/25-JustWayne asked for prayers for healing of mother of his friend, Sandy. Her mother- Ann- has supranuclear palsy

5/30-ArnieFufkin-a lurker and occasional poster-likes to post on GAINZZ threads sometimes- asks for prayer for his friend and best man at his wedding who got quite ill while visiting Tasmania in February, Had acute pancreatitis, kidney failure and organ damage. Sill in hospital that has no internet access and so far away, Very weak. Needs healing

6/5-Muad'dib asked for prayers for healing for Syd, teen boy, who was in a serious ATV accident and is in the hospital. Prayers for strength and comfort for his mom Kathi.

6/5-Hrothgar asked for prayers for his daughter-in-law, grandson, and granddaughter who are still dealing with the unexpected death of his son in October. Prayers for healing and strength and comfort. Let's pray for dear Hrothgar too!

6/8 Teresa-wife of friend of ibguy, Had double mastectomy June 12th. Stage 2 cancer. Will need chemo and radiation.

6/8 Northernlurker- Niece's son Josh has behavioral issues. Then got a concussion and has been uncommunicative and staying in room, Prayers for healing in all ways. His parents need to be on the "same page" in dealing with him. NL also asked for prayers for a dear friend Pat whose wife died unexpectedly.

6/8-ibguy, Prayers for healing for Jenna, 34 daughter of a friend who was recently diagnosed with advanced Multiple Sclerosis

6/12-HalfAfrican's wife needs her blood pressure to come down or she'll need a kidney transplant.

6/15-Sullas's dad having cancer treatments, Needs healing.

6/15-Insomniac has difficult and complicated family issues. Needs prayers for himself and his children. And prayers that important relationships won't be damaged and others would not exploit situation for their gain and others loss.

6/17-shopgirl-asked for prayers, is missing her dad who died and who also helped care for her mom.

6/18-GGEoftheMoronHorde - son-in-law's younger brother found dead on Father's Day. No history of drug or alcohol abuse. No evidence of foul play.Prayers of strength and comfort for family and friends.

6/19-sumdumchief- has had been dealing with colon cancer for 2.5 years, Needs healing.

6/20-Grannysaurusrex (Lurker) needs healing for herself and family.

6/20-Beverly, Has dad dealing with senility. Also Beverly needs positive resolution for legal concern over malfeasance with financial issues by brother who is power-of-attorney for dad. Brother needs spiritual healing too.

6/20-Brent who does podcasts with AtC has unspecified health concerns. Needs healing.

6/20-Dave at BuffaloRoam, has hole in lung and cancer. In hospital since May 18. Prayers for complete healing

6/21-Slapweasel's mother had a stroke June 21. Prayers for healing for she and family, and strength for Slap in caring for her.

6/25-Adobe Juan Kenobe-Mass in cheek, Had biopsy for mass in cheek June 25th, Doctor didn't think it's cancerous, but " Adobe Juan" doesn't like knives.

6/25-Infidel, father has cancer and Alzheimers. Family needs prayer.

****Please note; For purposes of length I am trying to keep the prayer list to approximately five weeks. If you would like a situation to be placed back on the prayer list or have any updates please notify me at: FenelonDirection18 (at sign) gmail.com, Thanks, and thanks for being prayer warriors!

Please remember the Prayer of St. Francis:


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