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Holy Crap: Holy Man Avtar Singh Muani Wears World’s Largest Turban

World's Largest Turban

Turbans are a dime a dozen these days. Everybody seems to wear one, including former President George W. Bush. Actually, that picture is clearly a fake, though the turban still looks awfully nice on him! Regardless, while turbans appear to be quite the craze these days, what’s definitely not all that popular are turbans that… Read more »

Shutdown Looming? A Government Shutdown Likely

Shutdown Looming?

A shutdown is looming over the federal government if a spending bill is not passed by September 30. At that point, the federal government runs out of money and must halt operations. With midterm elections, a hot-button immigration amnesty issue in the argument, and other contention between Democrats, Republicans, and the White House, a looming… Read more »

Syria Refugees Top 3 Million With Half Of All Syrians Displaced, UN Says

Islamic State Syria

Civil war in Syria has left refugees seeking asylum in bordering countries. The United Nations says that over three million Syrian refugees have registered in neighboring countries calling it the biggest operation in the UN’s 64-year history. According to ABC News, the tragic milestone means that about one of every eight Syrians has fled across… Read more »

Christian Parents Caught On Tape Beating Their Gay Son [Video]

Christian Parents Caught On Tape Beating Their Son

A Christian couple was caught on film beating their gay son — because they do not agree with his lifestyle. The disturbing footage was posted on Reddit, with the title “how not to react when your child tells you that he is gay.” Although the family members are not named, the man being beaten is… Read more »

Brain-Eating Amoeba Detected In Louisiana Water Supply

Louisiana Water Supply

Brain-eating amoeba were discovered in a Louisiana drinking water system. Officials in St. John the Baptist Parish confirmed the organisms were detected in Water District number 1, which serves more than 12,000 residents. Although the water is potable, residents in Garyville, Mt. Airy, and Reserve, are urged to use caution. As discussed by the United… Read more »

Syrian Rebels Detain 43 UN Peacekeepers With 81 More Trapped, UN Says

UN Forces

The United Nations said Thursday that 43 of its peacekeepers on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights had been detained by Syrian rebels. The specific group of armed Syrian rebels detaining the peacekeepers has not been released at this time. The Associated Press reports via Haaretz, that another 81 UN peacekeepers have been trapped… Read more »