Mandeville, LA - Mike Church's daily Pile of Prep, chock full of 2013 State of the Union resources and other [r]epublican stories used to perform the Mike Church Show on Sirius/XM Patriot channel 125."By "the Permanent Things" [T. S. Eliot] meant those elements in the human condition that give us our nature, without which we are as the beasts that perish." - Russell Kirk

End of Days? That asteroid we keep hearing about WILL pass close enough to Earth Friday to knock out satellites and disable LOTS of communications.

VIDEO: The flight path of DA14 shows that "It ABSOLUTELY will not hit the Earth" says the never before wrong experts at NASA, feeling safe now?

Rand Paul to give "Tea Party" response to the SOTU speech Tuesday night which makes me question exactly WHY an non-partisan group has chosen 3 Republicans for the task?

Mike Church to give [r]epublican party response as well

To see/hear a real SOTU message from James Monroe-which contains the "Monroe Doctrine"-click here

Why is the concept of "life" and what makes life, alive such a controversial subject when it comes to HUMANS?! Because it is inconvenient to those who seek the convenience of death

The more things change the more they stay the same: Look out for all the news stories that will blame the latest winter storm for high unemployment numbers, stock market price dips and GDP sinking, here is just the beginning

Send in the drones: Does drone warfare create more enemies than it kills?

It had to happen: The Big Lebowsky is now becoming course level "esoteric" study, in this instance for the non-religious who study "The importance of living"

History that is WORTH Repeating itself: Shirley Bassey to sing Bond hits at this year's Oscars, Bassey is one of those singers whose voice is an art form all to itself

Delusion or neurosis? Pelosi says that there is "no spending problem" apparently failing to receive the memo informing her that $7.476 BILLION is her share of the "spending"

Attention DeceptiCONS: Gallup's polling shows that Iranians do NOT think their government should stop nuclear programs AND Iranians trust THEIR government MORE than Americans trust OURS

Here are the actual Iranian poll results from Gallup

The "Prayer breakfast" speech by Dr. Carson, that everyone is talking about, promoted by Jordan Bloom at AmConMag

I'm Not as Think as You Strong I am: Makers Mark incurs the wrath of the Bourbon drinking public by adding that most feared of all ingredients, water for thinning the Alcohol by volume so they can sell more