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Lynne Cheney Says Lewinsky Story Planted by Clintons

When Monica Lewinsky broke her silence recently about her affair with President Bill Clinton, it was pretty much assumed she did it because Hillary Clinton is going to be running for President. There has already been talk in GOP circles …

Fidel Castro: The Man Who Will Not Die

Fidel Castro is something of an anomaly. Among the personalities from the Cold War period, he is one of the very few left alive. Perhaps that is because Fidel Castro can’t be killed. When Castro came to power in 1959, …

Sara Bareilles Plays Matchmaker in New Video

34-year old singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles has gone from musician to matchmaker in her new video “I Choose You,” in which she helps two couples get engaged. On March 11, Bareilles announced a contest online that asked her fans to share …

U.S. Nuns Crackdown by Vatican Gets Testy

When Sister Theresa Kane asked Pope John Paul II back in 1979 to consider ordaining women as priests, she probably had no idea that her quiet words would not only be televised around the world, but that they would end …

Bill Nye Battles CNN Host Over Climate Change

After a much-hyped debate with creationist Ken Ham last month over whether creation is a viable model of origins in the modern scientific era, scientist Bill Nye is once again taking on science naysayers; however, this time the debate is …

Alanis Morissette Gets Into Politics

She wouldn’t be the first. Canadian songstress and supposed former infatuation junkie, Alanis Morissette, has taken her talents into the realm of politics. California congressional candidate Marianna Williamson already has the endorsement of many celebrities, but now she can add …

V. Stiviano a Gold Digger, Says Mrs. Sterling

The “V” stands for “Vivian”, if some sources are to be believed. But she was actually born Maria Vanessa Perez and had her name legally changed to “V. Stiviano.” Everyone calls her simply “V”, as though she were wearing a …

Boko Haram: A Bloody Mess of Ideas

The news about the kidnapping of almost 300 girls from an area in Northern Nigeria has thrust the name “Boko Haram” into the public vernacular. What most people know is that the group is militant Islamic faction that sees no …

Cornealious Anderson Walks Away Free

The past few weeks have probably been pretty tough on Cornealious Anderson. Life as he knows it was hanging in the balance. But, in the end, the whole thing went his way. Cornealious Anderson got himself into trouble back in …

U.S. Nuns Crackdown – Why the Fuss?

Why is the Vatican so upset with some of the nuns in the United States? Is there trouble brewing in the sisterhood that has Rome concerned? What could be so bad that it warrants a “crackdown”? The Leadership Conference of …

Angry Birds Creator Develops Pre-K Program

Recently on The Late Show with David Letterman, comedian and entertainer Louis C.K. criticized standardized testing and the Common Core Standards. “My kids used to love math. Now it makes them cry. Thanks standardized testing and common core!” he tweeted …

Monica Lewinsky Speaks as Hillary Readies Campaign

“I, myself, deeply regret what happened between me and President Clinton. Let me say it again: I. Myself. Deeply. Regret. What. Happened.” Monica Lewinsky has finally gotten some good advice from someone, somewhere. After years of relative silence on her …

Brad Pitt, Jolie Together Again on the Big Screen

While Angelina Jolie is preparing to open Meleficent, the film based off of the Sleeping Beauty fairy tale, another on-screen romance is in the works. Jolie, along with her husband and partner Brad Pitt, is said to be in the …

Sunken Gold Recovered Near South Carolina

Recovering sunken treasure sounds like the stuff of Disney movies, complete with busty heroines and Johnny Depp eyeliner. But a group has just brought up almost 1,000 ounces — about $50 million worth — of gold from a ship that …

Baby Safety Gates: How to Prevent Injuries

On Monday, the official journal of the Academic Pediatric Association published a study about the rise of injuries related to baby gates in the United States. The results were disconcerting. The number of children injured on baby gates rose drastically …

Norwegian Breakaway Cruise Ship Stuck

It was a tense scene on Sunday when 4,500 passengers and crew aboard the Norwegian Cruise Lines ship “Breakaway” found themselves stuck. According to the New York Daily News, the Breakaway had some steering problems as it came in to …

U.S. Nuns Crackdown by Unhappy Vatican

The Vatican is unhappy with some of the nuns in the United States. It seems they are taking some liberties with teaching and behavior that the powers-that-be in Rome are not too thrilled about. This isn’t new news, per se. …

U.S. Nuns Crackdown Rolls On at Vatican

“Stifle yourself, Edith! Stifle!” – Archie Bunker The Leadership Conference of Women Religious is once again the target of a Vatican crackdown. The Conference, which is the largest umbrella group for U.S. nuns, came under criticism under the papacy of …

1,500 Teens Trash Mansion at Epic Party

“Boy, that escalated quickly. I mean, that really got out of hand fast.” In an event that is a stunning testament to the power of social media, a house party at a mansion in Ontario, Canada turned into a flood …

Oregon Prison Escape Happens, Again

It’s like deja vu all over again for folks in Oregon. In a headline that may sound like old news, an inmate has walked away from a correctional facility in the Beaver State. Last week, Matthew Joseph Medlin, a man …

Powerade Ingredient, Brominated Vegetable Oil, Done

For months the dire warnings have been circulated on social media and emails, in much the same way that dire warnings used to be circulated by mimeographed sheets and chain letters. There is an ingredient in citrus flavored sodas that …

Mel Gibson Battery Charge To Be Erased

A deal is a deal. Back in the mid-to-late 2000s, Mel Gbson’s career took hit after hit, and not the good kind. In 2006, he was arrested for drunk driving, Gibson was recorded making a rash of anti-Semitic remarks then. …

Rhode Island Circus Clamp Mishap: Eleven Injured

“We thought it was part of the circus.” On Sunday morning at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center in Providence, Rhode Island, eight female acrobats, one dancer, and two others were injured when a clamp snapped, sending the performers plummeting 35 feet …

Sandy Hook Playground Vandalism Investigated

In April, as part of the Sandy Ground project, the purple playground was opened in Hartford, Connecticut in honor of Ana Grace Marquez-Greene, one of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting. But this weekend, almost a month …