Profanities in movies no longer 'swearing'?

by Ron Strom -- When is a religious profanity no longer "profane"? Sixty years ago, religious profanities typically were forbidden in Hollywood movies, as the Protestant and Catholic film offices held sway more…

Is there a wrong reason to write a book?

by Jim Fletcher -- In the giant metaphorical landfill where most published books go to die, there is a strong common denominator: hubris. In college, one of my writing professors told us: more…

Chuck Norris powers up critical 'pillar of health'

by Chuck Norris -- [caption id="attachment_333009" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Chuck Norris[/caption] I doubt if it's ever been easy to navigate one's teen years. As an extremely shy kid, it certainly wasn't easy for more…

Will Ferrell pulls out of Reagan Alzheimer’s comedy

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2225215" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Ronald Reagan[/caption] Will Ferrell pulled away from doing a comedy about Ronald Reagan with Alzheimer's, releasing a statement through his spokesperson on Friday, just more…

These great men of the sea had God as their pilot

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2269995" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ocean currents[/caption] "Damn the torpedoes! Full speed ahead!" yelled Admiral David Glasgow Farragut, who had lashed himself atop the mainsail to see above the more…

What a hoot!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's note: Do you need something to smile about? Every day, WND selects the best joke offered up by readers and contributors to its Laughlines forum and brings more…

Is human-looking goat a hybrid species?

by Jay Baggett -- [caption id="attachment_3240754" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Corpse of baby goat born with human-like appearance in Malaysia[/caption] When Malaysian farmer Ibrahim Basir's business partner informed him he needed to check on more…

Airlift sends 33 circus lions to sanctuary

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) In what is being called the largest lion airlift ever, 33 circus lions — together weighing more than 10,000 pounds — will begin the long more…