Texas Law Enforcement Volunteer To Form 'Border Brotherhood' To Regulate ImmigrationLaw enforcement officers from several Texas counties have banded together to form a “Border Brotherhood” who volunteer without pay to help enforce U.S. border laws in counties where there are too few deputies to regulate the ongoing flow of illegal immigrants crossing over from Mexico.
Cruz Sends Obama Map With Directions From Fundraisers To Border TownsSenator Ted Cruz, R-Texas, has joined Texas Gov. Rick Perry in calling on President Barack Obama to visit the Mexican border personally, with Cruz sending Obama actual directions to the border from Obama’s planned fundraiser stops in Austin and Dallas.
Texas County Commissioners Accidentally Vote In Approval Of Slavery ReparationsA group of Texas county commissioners accidentally voted unanimously to approve monetary slavery reparations for African-Americans whose ancestors were enslaved in the U.S.
Gun Store Sign: 'Will Trade Obama To Mexico For Sgt. Tahmooressi'Continuing its critical shots at President Barack Obama, the Tactical Firearms store of Katy, Texas has yet another weekly message for the president: “Will Trade Obama To Mexico For Sgt. Tahmooressi God help us all.”
NRA To Open Carry Texas: Public Demonstrations 'Downright Weird, Downright Scary' The National Rifle Association sharply criticized fellow gun-rights activists, saying the Texas “open carry” demonstrations have “crossed the line from enthusiasm to downright foolishness.”
Priest: Jesus 'Would Have Turned Water Into Beer' TodayAn Episcopal priest in Hawaii and a bar owner in Texas, Father Bill Miller says that if Jesus was alive today he not only would have turned water into beer, it also would have been “his beverage of choice.”
'Duck Dynasty' Star: 'They Railed Against Me For Giving Them The Truth About Their Sins' Phil Robertson, star of the popular “Duck Dynasty” television show, defended his controversial comments on homosexuality, giving a church sermon in which he ridiculed media coverage and others “blurring” the lines between “sinners” and homosexuals.
McGruff The Crime Dog Actor Sentenced To 16 Years For Pot, Grenade LauncherFormer McGruff the Crime Dog actor, John R. Morales, has been sentenced to 16 years in prison following his guilty plea three years after police seized 1,000 marijuana plants, 27 weapons – including a grenade launcher, and 9,000 rounds of ammunition from his home.
Okla. Lawmakers Propose Ban On All Marriages In Response To Gay Marriage RulingsOklahoma lawmakers are considering legislation to ban all marriages in the state, if only as a move to keep same-sex marriage illegal while satisfying the U.S. Constitution.
Study: Men With Attractive Wives More Satisfied In MarriageThe physical attractiveness of one’s spouse plays a major role in marital satisfaction for men, while women’s happiness in their marriage was not affected by their husband’s looks.
White Republican Wins 'Long Shot' Election After Leading Voters To Believe He's Black Dave Wilson, who KHOU reports is an “anti-gay activist and former fringe candidate for mayor,” is being criticized by his opposition for his campaign that reportedly lead the overwhelmingly African-American, Democratic district to believe he was black.