- Twitter Digest: February 8, 2012 http://t.co/kjXIlueK..... February 8, 2012 @ 08:43
- replied to Tom Usher's comment: Someone using the user "Sonny" answered my following comment: I don&... http://t.co/sWlt4pn5..... February 8, 2012 @ 09:00
- Casting pearls before anti-Christs: Creationist Lawmakers Keep Using 'Theory' Wrong - Yahoo! News http://t.co/Vz7hXEn4..... February 8, 2012 @ 09:11
- RE: @jessethebuilder You misread it, Jesse.
- Homosexuals preach falsehoods about anal sex: "Romney decries Calif. gay marriage ruling | Strange Bedfellows — Poli... http://t.co/lRvcSd9F..... February 9, 2012 @ 09:24
- RE: @http://t.co/q8vF7nZ8........ http://t.co/paoJ8aNo..... February 10, 2012 @ 08:11
- RE: @TomUsher "Corbin has a hidden profile." http://t.co/nlIykNmC.....
- Cynthia Nixon chose homosexuality, wasn't "born that way"! http://t.co/5HVRGewe..... February 12, 2012 @ 08:37
- Homosexual fascism: student censored, punished by school for anti-homosexual adoption views http://t.co/oGLRnmmv..... February 12, 2012 @ 09:08
- I added a video to a @YouTube playlist http://t.co/KFJJZ3pD..... dolly parton I will always love you original February 12, 2012 @ 09:47
- Himalayan glaciers -- "no melt in 10 years": Think again http://t.co/j9Pd5jfz..... February 13, 2012 @ 10:44
- Morris's take on Kabbalism, homosexuality, drugs, alcoholism: conspiracy of the Rothschilds: usury elitists http://t.co/zEETwdcL..... February 13, 2012 @ 11:11
- I liked a @YouTube video http://t.co/2ytAeHcB..... Obama Lies: Venezuela Against Iran? China Against Iran? The 120 February 13, 2012 @ 11:38
- Did the Zionists ever produce proof of Iraq's involvement in 9/11 or WMD? No. So, if you aren't, why aren't you demanding proof on Iran? February 14, 2012 @ 08:51
- Of course: Rothschilds Want Iran's Banks http://t.co/dxMwUzEc..... February 14, 2012 @ 09:19
- RE: Oh Bruce, so worn-out, so boring...
- Reuters is writing in a somewhat serious way about the issue of Israeli false-flag attacks. http://t.co/cWnWGPIC..... February 16, 2012 @ 22:24
- Shouldn't the MSM speculate that Iranians in explosions in Thailand might be anti-Iranian-regime agents or dupes / patsies of the Mossad? February 16, 2012 @ 23:49
- RT @reuters: Monsanto guilty of chemical poisoning in France http://t.co/vP5Vc92W..... February 17, 2012 @ 03:57
- 3 Months After MF Global Bankruptcy, We Find $1.2 Billion (Or More) In Client Money Has "Vaporized" | ZeroHedge http://t.co/lXxbSlhh..... February 17, 2012 @ 04:37
- How many "anti-bullying" homosexuals are in the US Military ready to bully Iran for lying, land-thieving, anti-God Zionists and money? February 18, 2012 @ 10:46
- What percentage of "terrorists" does the FBI catch where the FBI doesn't supply weapons or explosives and talk the "terrorists" into it? February 18, 2012 @ 11:03
- Khader Adnan: "...my soul to God...righteousness...justice will...triumph over tyranny...oppression." http://t.co/t58sdRvX..... via @ajenglish February 18, 2012 @ 11:21
- commented: Answer: 5 miÂ² = 12949940.551 mÂ² February 18, 2012 @ 11:37
- There are lots of times I disagree with Pat Buchanan, but I don't think he's a racist or anti-Jew. He is anti-homosexuality, but so am I. February 18, 2012 @ 12:09
- Hi Pat, I've been blacklisted for years and years. It's an ancient list. "Pat Buchanan> The New Blacklist" http://t.co/WBDbFrp6..... February 18, 2012 @ 12:11
- Marriage redefined: Implications - http://t.co/dHDbek70..... February 19, 2012 @ 15:08
- "Will Iran and al Qaeda team up?" Will Obama mess up that much? Al Qaeda calls Muslims to fight Assad while Iran supplies him. February 20, 2012 @ 14:22
- I liked a @YouTube video http://t.co/u9a4WDnP..... C-SPAN Callers School Terror War Profiteers Cheerleader On Unde February 20, 2012 @ 16:55
- I liked a @YouTube video from @TheYoungTurks http://t.co/eLT8ReGj..... Who Killed $1.8 Trillion Stimulus? (The Escape February 20, 2012 @ 17:27
- I favorited a @YouTube video http://t.co/brC0wdJw..... Sylvia Nasar: Keynes and Fisher (3/5) February 20, 2012 @ 18:48
- I favorited a @YouTube video http://t.co/cldZQZVT..... Sylvia Nasar: Joseph Schumpeter and Hayek - Keynes' Challen February 20, 2012 @ 18:58
- I liked a @YouTube video http://t.co/9Vn1U2SE..... Don't Mess with Firefly! How SciFi Fans Made a Campus Safe for February 20, 2012 @ 20:11
- I favorited a @YouTube video http://t.co/WdIo5xox..... Health, vaccinations and junk science February 28, 2012 @ 03:47
- I liked a @YouTube video from @rt_america http://t.co/K2MDBU0J..... Convenient lie of Hollywood February 28, 2012 @ 03:57
- I liked a @YouTube video http://t.co/JdP085vw..... Deep concerns over Google's use of user info March 5, 2012 @ 06:49
- I favorited a @YouTube video http://t.co/ouAlxEu5..... Obama at AIPAC March 5, 2012 @ 07:43
- I added a video to a @YouTube playlist http://t.co/RBLiwvkx..... Andrea Bocelli- Con te Partiro March 5, 2012 @ 08:43
- "The Fed is a patsy"? David, you're duped. Ben's role is not being a patsy. http://t.co/aMhYqAsH..... March 5, 2012 @ 16:43
- Dr. Hanan Ashrawi on Netanyahu's Latest Comments: http://t.co/vgYnn2b0..... via @AddThis March 6, 2012 @ 03:56
- Stop 'shielding' Israel, Palestinians tell Obama - Yahoo! News YahooNews March 6, 2012 @ 04:05 via @
- Interesting stuff here: A Green New Deal for America by @JillStein2012 # #OWS # http://t.co/Tm6eHMZZ..... via @jillstein2012 March 8, 2012 @ 00:30
- Monsanto's Minions Attack CA's Right to Know http://t.co/WxYtUVEV..... GMO salmon, less nutritious, triggers allergies, linked to cancers March 8, 2012 @ 01:39
- Al-Awda Rejects Attacks on BDS Conference at the University of Pennsylvania causes March 8, 2012 @ 02:11 via @
- "Invisible Children" questions/comments: http://t.co/EElee89E..... March 8, 2012 @ 03:29
- Ten Ways Monsanto and Big Ag Are Trying to Kill You - And the Planet causes March 8, 2012 @ 05:09 via @
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And when they were come to Capernaum, they that received tribute money came to Peter, and said, Doth not your master pay tribute? He saith, Yes. And when he was come into the house, Jesus prevented him, saying, What thinkest thou, Simon? of whom do the kings of the earth take custom or tribute? of their own children, or of strangers? Peter saith unto him, Of strangers. Jesus saith unto him, Then are the children free. (Matthew 17:24-26)