Daily Archives: 07 October 7, 2009

Harry Connick Jr. Blows Up at Blackface Michael Jackson Impersonator

Asked to appear on the Australian variety hour Hey Hey It’s Saturday as a guest judge, Harry Connick Jr. sputters in disbelief when a Jackson 5 impersonation group entirely in blackface appears onstage. He first gives the group a 0 … Continue reading

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Arlington National Cemetary unveils a new unknown soldier

For the first time in a generation, Arlington National Cemetery has marked the burial of an unknown on its storied grounds. Only this time, 25 years since the last interment at the Tomb of the Unknowns, the identity of the … Continue reading

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Your Own Proust Questionnaire

If you are at least a little bit familiar with the magazine Vanity Fair then you know they have the Proust Questionnaire at the back of each issue, where a celebrity is asked the same questions as all other celebrities. … Continue reading

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One Nation Under God

“One Nation Under God” is a painting by Jon McNaughton.  If you visit his website, you can read his motivation for painting this piece, and you can use your mouse to hover over sections of the painting to get an … Continue reading

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Woman put stolen check in church plate

NEW BRIGHTON, Pa. (AP) – Police said a woman put a forged $50 check in a church offering plate and stole a woman’s wallet from a pew in the same western Pennsylvania church. New Brighton police Chief Charles Van Fossan … Continue reading

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Raider defender flagged for … thanking God?

This season is going so bad, the Raiders can’t even thank God on church day when things actually go right. Just ask cornerback Chris Johnson, who was flagged for unsportsmanlike, umm, religious activity during Sunday’s 29-6 loss to the Texans. … Continue reading

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Mustaches vs Cancer

This is an eight week mustache contest that will commence on October 5th and conclude on November 29th. Each week, contestants will be required to upload photos of their mustache as proof it’s existence and as a personal marketing tool … Continue reading

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Thing you can do with an old dumpster

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Bacon Must Be Cooked Properly

A man placed on probation last week for allegedly assaulting his wife was arraigned yesterday on new charges stemming from an alleged assault his spouse said was brought on by her failure to properly cook his bacon on Sunday. Full … Continue reading

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Most influential men of 2009

Who are the most influential men of 2009? After more than half a million votes from AM readers, AskMen.com has the answer, and it’s on our list of The Top 49 Most Influential Men of 2009. The men of the … Continue reading

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Science Fictionally Perplexed

Can a Jedi lightsaber cut through Superman? This question has been haunting me for a couple of days and is keeping me awake at night.  Off hand I want to say no, but I think if you add in a … Continue reading

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