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Cult-Like Ministry Offered ‘American Dream,’ Delivered Only Nightmares (VIDEOS)

Cult-Like Ministry Offered ‘American Dream,’ Delivered Only Nightmares (VIDEOS)

For the better part of two decades, a fringe charismatic church in western North Carolina has been under fire for abusive and cultish practices–such as banshee-like screaming at people to drive demons out, and appalling abuse of people suspected of being possessed–even kids. However, it took until this spring for someone to finally start peeling […]

Doctors, Conspiracy Theorists Say Larvicide, Not Zika, Causes Microcephaly

Doctors, Conspiracy Theorists Say Larvicide, Not Zika, Causes Microcephaly

The most recent Zika virus outbreak in Brazil and Columbia has affected far more people than any other Zika outbreak since its discovery in 1947. It is affecting far more pregnant women as well. According to the World Health Organization, the recent Zika outbreak is possibly the cause of the increased incidence of microcephaly cases in […]

Pearl Jam Offers Solidarity And $100k To Workers Killed In Brazilian Mine Tragedy (TWEET)

Pearl Jam Offers Solidarity And $100k To Workers Killed In Brazilian Mine Tragedy (TWEET)

Pearl Jam shows workers of the world solidarity by offering a generous financial contribution to the families of the victims in “one of the biggest environmental catastrophes in Brazil’s history.”

Enraged Beauty Pageant Finalist Rips Crown From Winner’s Head

Enraged Beauty Pageant Finalist Rips Crown From Winner’s Head

A beauty pageant turned into?something a bit more ugly and violent recently. At the Miss Amazonas 2015 pageant, Sheislane Hayalla came in at second place; however, instead of giving that strained, yet always classy smile that screams “THIS IS BULL$***”, she decided to show how she truly felt.?As the winner of the pageant, Carolina Toldeo, […]

Merkel’s Revenge! Berlin Dumps Verizon

Merkel’s Revenge! Berlin Dumps Verizon

Today the government of Germany led by famous NSA phone hacking victim Angela Merkel got sweet revenge. In the country that invented the term “shadenfreude,” Ms. Merkel got to announce that the government contract with American telecom company Verizon to update the government’s phone systems would not be going forward.?The German interior ministry said the […]

Fans Demand That Soccer’s Governing Body Handle Racism At The World Cup

Fans Demand That Soccer’s Governing Body Handle Racism At The World Cup

    As many as five teams in soccer’s World Cup could face sanctions from the sport’s governing body, FIFA, for racist and homophobic behavior by their fans (or supporters in soccerspeak). Two of them could effectively be sent home as a result. On Thursday, Football Against Racism in Europe, a working group that combats […]

This Is What Brazil Sounds Like When They Score In The World Cup (AUDIO)

This Is What Brazil Sounds Like When They Score In The World Cup (AUDIO)

&nsbp; “It started with a vuvuzela, then a scream, and suddenly a seemingly quiet S?o Paulo?neighborhood erupted in deafening cheers as Brazil scored against Croatia in the opening gam of the World Cup on June 12.” Claus Whiers Local resident Claus Whiers filmed this amazing reaction from his home in Moema,?S?o Paulo, as the match […]