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Gov. Rick Perry is back in Texas, home on the range. The gun range, that is. Perry– who dropped out of the presidential race just over a week ago– tweeted pictures of himself workin’ some firearms in the Texas Hill Country. The governor bragged that he was able to shoot an egg from 100 yards [...] [Read More]
Children with low intelligence are more likely to grow up to be social conservatives and racists, researchers found in a study published out of the U.K. The study, which appeared in the journal Psychological Science and was written up by LifeScience, built upon previous research linking low education with prejudice, using data from two studies [...] [Read More]
Paula Deen isn’t letting Type 2 diabetes keep her down. Splash has posted a video of the celebrity chef, who has come under fire for promoting a diabetes drug and hiding her disease, enjoying a cheeseburger and fries during her annual Paula Deen Party at Sea cruise. TMZ also has a photo if you want [...] [Read More]
In a chicken-flavored version of the “Super Size Me” documentary, a British girl is apparently dealing with the consequences of eating nothing but chicken nuggets and french fries for 15 straight years. According to tabloids The Sun and the Daily Mail, 17-year-old Stacey Irvine of Birmingham has been eating chicken nuggets since the age of [...] [Read More]
The beloved Walmart greeters, who welcome shoppers as they enter the automatic doors and grab their carts at the big-box store, will no longer be there to say hi during all hours of the night, Bloomberg News reported. After three decades, the company decided to remove greeters from the 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. shift [...] [Read More]
The British animator Aardman will change a scene in its upcoming film, “Pirates: Band of Misfits,” after objections from leprosy advocacy groups, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The 3D animated film voiced by the likes of Hugh Grant, Salma Hayek, Jeremy Piven and David Tennant is due in theaters April 27. The groups that came out against [...] [Read More]