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School cancels mosque field trip after parent objects to ‘pushing Islamic tolerance’

Afraid students would learn tolerance (God forbid!) by visiting an Islamic mosque, a squeaky wheel stepdad complained to administrators at Henderson High School in Hendersonville, Tenn., prompting them to cancel all religious field trips. Mike Conner worried that his stepdaughter would learn a little too much about Islam during a 36-week world studies course. When  
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Bono’s Bill Clinton impression is dead on

Apparently, Bono does a pretty decent impression of Bill Clinton, which he performed during a Clinton Global Initiative event in New York City today.

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Obama: ‘I’m scared of my wife’

The real reason Obama quit smoking six years ago? He’s scared of Michelle:

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NFLer tweets photo of missing finger

So you lose the end of your middle finger during an NFL game, what’s the first thing you do after seeking medical attention? Obviously tweet a photo out to your 11,000 followers. That’s what Cardinals safety Rashad Johnson did anyway. “I’m not even sure how it happened,” Johnson told the Arizona Republic, “If I had  
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Westport native captures Nairobi mall massacre

New York Times photojournalist and Staples High graduate Tyler Hicks was in a shop next to Nairobi’s Westgate Mall on Saturday when militants stormed the upscale shopping center, igniting a bloody,
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Ron Paul: More women should sacrifice career to homeschool kids

America needs more home-schoolers, ladies. Yeah, you probably have a day job and can’t afford to take the time off to properly educate your offspring at home. But that’s just an excuse, you wimp. Even a woman working two jobs and living at a homeless shelter could find time to teach her child. Well, according  
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Video: Camera offers bird’s eye view from soaring eagle

Check out this video taken from the back of an eagle as it soars in Chamonix, France. The video, apparently shot in the Mer De Glace area, was posted to Youtube on Monday.
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NY Times turns to Darien psychotherapist

Maud Purcell, a psychotherapist and executive director of the Life Solution Center of Darien, was quoted in Jane Brody’s Personal Health blog in the New York Times recently. The blog, titled ‘When
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Video: Kidnapped girl speaks to dad for first time in 3 years

William Warren was already in tears when he picked up the phone. On the other end was his daughter, a 13-year-old girl he had not spoken to in three years since her kidnapping. Monday night, Kansas City Police found Lillie Warren safe in Edmond, Oklahoma, WDAF-TV reports. In June 2010, her mother, Carla Osborne, took  
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Chinese researchers want female virgins’ blood

Worry not, the headline sounds worse than the full story. A hospital in China recently put out a call for blood samples from women who have never had sex. Sounds like a request from a perverted vampire, right? That’s sort of what a bunch of people on Chinese social media sites thought, too. Weibo –  
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