Daily Archives: 07 February 7, 2013

All of Allen High School in 16-minute one-take lip dub

Using over 6000 students and staff from Allen High School in Allen, TX, the Media Productions students and teachers collaborated with all of the over 100 clubs, teams, and organizations within the school to create the first Lip Dub for … Continue reading

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How to Write a Worship Song (In 5 Minutes or Less)

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Foreign-Born Infographic From the U.S. Census Bureau

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Distrust of Fox News Hits Record High

In an annual Public Policy Polling survey, 46 percent of those questioned say they don’t trust Rupert Murdoch’s network—a 9-point jump in a negative view of the network since 2010. At the same time, 41 percent of those in the … Continue reading

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Sad: 9-year-old gives birth to baby girl

Mexican authorities say a 9-year-old girl has given birth in western Mexico and they are looking for the purported father, a 17-year-old. Jalisco state police spokesman Lino Gonzalez says the baby girl was born last week at a hospital in … Continue reading

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One-handed defender, one-handed interception

The University of Central Florida signed twin brothers Shaquem and Shaquill Griffin on Wednesday, which is a story in itself. Even more impressive is just how many obstacles Shaquem has had to clear to get to this point. On Tuesday … Continue reading

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Bill requires all Idaho kids to read ‘Atlas Shrugged’

BOISE – Coeur d’Alene Sen. John Goedde, chairman of the Idaho Senate’s Education Committee, introduced legislation Tuesday to require every Idaho high school student to read Ayn Rand’s “Atlas Shrugged” and pass a test on it to graduate from high … Continue reading

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What happens at an atheist church?

Not many sermons include the message that we are all going to die and there is no afterlife. But the Sunday Assembly is no ordinary church service. Launched last month, as a gathering for non-believers, it is, in the words … Continue reading

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Dad pays daughter $200 to quit Facebook

Rachel Baier, a 14-year-old high school student from Wellesley, Mass., struck a deal with her dad that would require her to completely walk away from the popular social network for five months. In exchange, her father Paul will pay her … Continue reading

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Drive-Thru Prayer Ministry in Corpus Christi

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — The corner of Airline Road and South Alameda Street epitomizes suburbia. A pharmacy, car mechanic, gas station, liquor store and credit union cluster nearby. But next to McDonald’s — literally on the other side of … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness

  We started touring preschools yesterday for DaughterGeeding.  I didn’t go to any preschool as a child and always kind of thought it was just a glorified daycare and an unneeded expense, especially if parents spend a lot of time … Continue reading

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