Hollywood bombshell: Animal abuse in movies, TV

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOLLYWOOD REPOTER) American Humane Association monitor Gina Johnson confided in an email to a colleague on April 7, 2011, about the star tiger in Ang Lee’s Life of Pi. While many more…

Watch out, White House! Katniss is coming

by Drew Zahn -- I'll admit to being more than a little disturbed reading the first of the "Hunger Games" novels. I was appalled by my tendency to "cheer" for the characters, more…

'Hunger Games Catching Fire': 4th-biggest open

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) — This time, it's a global blockbuster. "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" opened to an estimated $161.1 million in the U.S. and Canada, the fourth-biggest more…

The oy

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…

Congressman unleashes on Twitter

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_529303" align="alignright" width="305" caption="Rep. Steve Stockman, R-Texas"][/caption] WASHINGTON — Reporter Michelle Fields calls Rep. Steve Stockman, R-Texas, "everyone's favorite tweeter in Congress." The congressman is also a more…

'Garbage man' wins hero of year award

by Drew Zahn -- Chad Pregracke grew up a genuine "river rat," the nickname given for kids raised on the banks of the Mississippi. Today, he's also known as the river's "garbage more…

Leno, Fallon: Best ratings start in 5 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="IxZDJsaDqvr2C1iNjjpq4HJcMctn1Eyy" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (VARIETY) — NBC continues to be the most popular latenight choice of Americans, with Jay Leno, who’s set to exit “The Tonight Show” in just more…

Forbes: Cable is no longer about TV

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FORBES) — As rumors of mergers and acquisitions increase in the cable industry, with the recent news that Time Warner Cable may be acquired by either Comcast or more…

DIY kosher slaughter in the backyard

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) It's a crisp fall day in southern Oregon and Josh Shupack, 32, is gently whispering in a chicken's ear. "We're going to return your soul more…

Duck Dynasty: 5 shocking family revelations

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNS News) Duck Dynasty is A&E's hit show that features the Robertson clan, their families, and their multi-million dollar empire that is Duck Commander. Yet, the family has more…