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Oscar Hijuelos Dies: Pulitzer Prize-Winning Novelist Passes At 62

Pulitzer Winner Oscar Hijuelos Dies

Cuban-American novelist Oscar Hijuelos, who won a Pulitzer Prize for his 1989 novel The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love died on Saturday, according to his agent, Jennifer Lyons. Hijuelos’ work often talked of the loss and triumphs of the Cuban immigrant experience. Lyons explained that the novelist was playing tennis in Manhattan when he… Read more »

Jesus A Covert Messiah? Romans Made Up Jesus Claims Bible Scholar

Jesus A Covert Messiah? Romans Made Up Jesus Claims Bible Scholar

Is Jesus a covert messiah? That’s the claim of one self-professed Bible scholar who claims the ancient Romans made up Jesus as politically driven crowd control. Jesus has been making some unusual news lately. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Vatican misspelled his name as “Lesus” on the new Papal medals. Joseph Atwill will… Read more »

Life Changes, Be Ready! Expo Focuses On Self-Reliance [Interview]

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The Life Changes, Be Ready! Preparedness and Gun Expo in Florida may be the largest preparedness and survival event of the year. The list of featured speakers includes bestselling authors, movie producers, and whole host of influential self-reliance experts. Event organizer Cindy Thompson, of Fortress Management, much like notable female self-reliance experts Survivor Jane and… Read more »

Researchers Study Chicken Nuggets, Results Make Us Feel Sick

Chicken Nuggets Study

Researchers decided to study chicken nuggets and the results they presented will make us all feel a bit sick. So, spoiler alert all you nugget lovers, you may want to skip this one. The study was aptly titled, “The Autopsy of Chicken Nuggets Reads ‘Chicken Little,” and was published in September in the American Journal… Read more »

Mike Spencer Bown Completes His Travels After 23 Year Journey

Mike Spencer Bown Traveling The World

The year was 1990, a time of acid-wash jeans, a startup band called Nirvana, and a soon-to-be lifetime traveler by the name of Mike Spencer Bown. It was in that year that Bown decided to travel. No he wasn’t just taking a quick one or two week vacation, instead he would make his way to… Read more »

Pope Francis: ‘I Believe in God, Not In A Catholic God’

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Pope Francis has once again had a sly dig at the Roman Catholic Church, condemning its narcissistic “Vatican-centric view” of religion. The new Pope, who was elected earlier this year after Pope Benedict’s resignation, has been praised for his comments since taking the position. During a discussion with the atheist editor of La Repubblica, an… Read more »

McDonald’s Will Add Fruits And Vegetables To Value Menu Next Year

McDonald's Value Menu

McDonald’s is giving you an opportunity to eat a little healthier at its restaurants. The fast food chain will soon add salads, fruits, and vegetables to its value menu. Beginning early next year, McDonald’s fans can control the amount of calories they plan to ingest during a trip to the restaurant. If you want to… Read more »

Real Lightsaber For Sale? History Of Replica Star Wars Weapon

real lightsaber for sale

A Real lightsaber for sale? The possibility of a real lightsaber has captured the popular imagination since the release of the Star Wars movies in 1977 and now, apparently, that possibility has moved that little bit closer to reality. As recently reported by The Inquisitr, news of a real lightsaber has taken an even more… Read more »

Pope Francis Eases Catholic Doctrine

Pope Francis eases Catholic Doctrine

Pope Francis is easing Catholic doctrine, saying it’s too strict. The Catholic church’s harsh doctrine involving divorce, gay marriage, contraception, and abortion are about to be eased up as Pope Francis is taking the route of separation between the sin and the sinner. In short, he believes that what you have done does not define… Read more »

Hello Kitty Jets Take To The Air, This Is Actually Real

Hello Kitty Jet

EVA Air’s first long range Hello Kitty jets are now in the air after a maiden flight landed in Los Angeles last week. Each of the Hello Kitty planes carry their own theme and fly from Taipei to LAX. The jets includes various characters including My Melody, Little Twin Stars’ Kiki and Lala, and rival… Read more »