Holocaust film 'too horrifying' for Hitchcock

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON INDEPENDENT) The British Army Film Unit cameramen who shot the liberation of Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in 1945 used to joke about the reaction of Alfred Hitchcock to the horrific more…

Church casts out 'sin' from christenings

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON DAILY MAIL) Parents and godparents no longer have to ‘repent sins’ and ‘reject the devil’ during christenings after the Church of England rewrote the solemn ceremony. The more…

Dennis Rodman serenades N. Korea dictator

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) The sister of an American held captive in North Korea for more than a year said Wednesday she is outraged that Dennis Rodman, the former NBA more…

U.S. woman trapped in Muslim love story

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Phyllis Chesler is one of my favorite writers, hands down. Insightful, plain-spoken, convictional … not to mention flat-out skilled as a writer. Fortunately for her, she lives in more…

Orders for Congress from 'We the People'

by Roger Simmermaker -- Here's something interesting you probably didn't read in any 2013 year-end wrap-ups: Our U.S. government spent more than $1.5 billion of our U.S. tax dollars with foreign apparel more…

Christian South Sudan: Headed for civil war

by Michael Carl -- It's been only a year and a half since mostly Christian South Sudan split from Muslim Sudan in a referendum that was accompanied by widespread violence, but now more…

Judge: Homeschooling a 'concrete endangerment' to kids

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_511925" align="aligncenter" width="611" caption="The Wunderlich family with Michael Farris of HSLDA."][/caption] A judge has issued a stunning verdict in a homeschooling case in Germany, ordering that the more…

Robert Gates rips Obama in new book

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — In a new memoir, former defense secretary Robert Gates unleashes harsh judgments about President Obama’s leadership and his commitment to the Afghanistan war, writing that by more…

Beauty queen, ex-husband shot dead

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (IRISHTIMES) — Assailants shot dead a former Miss Venezuela and her ex-husband in the latest high-profile case of violent crime in the South American nation, authorities have said. more…