Show Notes 03/06/2014

Thursday Show 3/6/14
Could Sugar Power Cell Phones Of The Future?
Researchers are charged up about biobatteries, devices able to harness common biological processes to generate electricity. Most biobatteries are unable to generate large amounts of power, but researchers recently developed a prototype version that has the potential to be lighter and more powerful than the batteries typically found in today’s portable electronic devices, including smartphones. 
Bill Buckley: ‘Duel Between Christianity and Atheism is Most Important in the World’ 
There are Americans today, holding themselves up as conservatives, who argue that one can be both an atheist and a conservative. This is absurd.
North Carolina High School board votes to keep controversial book
A North Carolina school board will keep in its high school curriculum a book that tackles abortion, torture, rape and prostitution.
Planned Parenthood produces video promoting bondage
Planned Parenthood of Northern New England (PPNNE)–which received more than $2.75 million in government funding in 2012–has produced and posted online a video specifically aimed at teenagers that promotes bondage and sadomasochism (BDSM) and proposes “rules” to follow when engaging in these activities. 
U.S. Justice Dept. sues Philly school district over beard-length rule
The U.S. Department of Justice has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the School District of Philadelphia, claiming a rule regulating the length of employees’ beards constitutes religious discrimination. 
US appeals court permits YouTube to display Muhammad video with changes
Now we will see if Cindy Lee Garcia’s five-second appearance is edited out and the film remains on YouTube otherwise unchallenged, or if something else is found to be the basis of new calls to take the video down altogether.
Fla. High Court: Immigrant can’t get law license

Immigrants in the country illegally can’t be given a license to practice law, a question that was raised when a man who moved here from Mexico when he was 9 years old sought a license in Florida, the state Supreme Court ruled Thursday.

Show Notes 01/19/2014

Sunday Show 1/19/14
Network coverage scathing Benghazi report doesn’t mention Obama’s name once
While NBC, ABC, and CBS all covered the new Senate Intelligence Committee report blaming the Obama administration for security failures leading up to the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack, none of the coverage on Wednesday’s evening newscasts or Thursday’s morning shows mentioned President Obama byname.
Federal judge shoots down Chicago gun sales ban
After ruling Chicago’s ban on firearm sales a breach of constitutional rights earlier this month, a federal judge is giving the city 180 days to formulate a new law governing gun stores.
Gideon bibles removed after atheist group pressures University of Wisconsin
The University of Wisconsin-Extension has agreed to remove all Gideon Bibles from 137 guest rooms at its conference center after an atheist group, the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF), complained, arguing that the Bibles in the bedrooms constituted state endorsement of Christianity.
Jessie Vetter’s Team USA goalie mask required to remove Constitution rendering
When Team USA women’s hockey goalie Jessie Vetter takes to the ice next month at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, her mask will be missing something.
Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin was born in Boston on January 17, 1706. He was the tenth son of soap maker, Josiah Franklin. Benjamin’s mother was Abiah Folger, the second wife of Josiah. In all, Josiah would father 17 children.

Show Notes 12/01/2013

Sunday Show 12/01/13
Special guest; Douglas Lain: Author of Billy Moon
Hanukkah (sometimes transliterated Chanukkah) is a Jewish holiday celebrated for eight days and nights. It starts on the 25th of the Jewish month of Kislev, which coincides with late November-late December on the secular calendar. 
Educator slammed after telling students they dress like hoes
An education official at a Texas high school is under fire after telling some female students they have been dressing like ‘hoes’. 
Believers turning to Bible-based ‘Daniel diet’ to lose weight, renew faith
From Looking to slim down in the new year? Perhaps it’s time you tried the “God diet.” Christians looking to strengthen their relationship with God and adopt a healthier lifestyle are seeking out diets and fasts inspired by the Biblical prophet Daniel. 
Child taken from womb by social services
A pregnant woman has had her baby forcibly removed by caesarean section by social workers. Essex social services obtained a High Court order against the woman that allowed her to be forcibly sedated and her child to be taken from her womb.
40 mind blowing quotes from Barack Hussein Obama on Islan and Christianity
#1 “Whatever we once were, we are no longer a Christian nation”
#2 “We do not consider ourselves a Christian nation.”

#3 “Which passages of scripture should guide our public policy? Should we go with Leviticus, which suggests slavery is OK and that eating shellfish is an abomination? Or we could go with Deuteronomy, which suggests stoning your child if he strays from the faith?”