Irish priest in hot water for having Nazi memorabilia and snorting cocaine on camera

The Irish Sun – An Irish priest has been caught on camera snorting a line of cocaine at a party in his house on church grounds. Father Stephen Crossan, 37, was seen sniffing a large line of the drug through a note while chatting to a pal in a room full of Nazi memorabilia. He places a cigarette… Read More Irish priest in hot water for having Nazi memorabilia and snorting cocaine on camera

Today in India: Parents in trouble for scaling school walls to help students cheat

CBS – About 600 high school students in eastern India have been expelled for cheating on pressure-packed 10th grade examinations this week, education authorities said Friday. The incident has received widespread attention after Indian television footage showed parents and friends of students scaling the outer walls of school buildings to pass cheat sheets to students inside taking… Read More Today in India: Parents in trouble for scaling school walls to help students cheat

Wisconsin man charged with shooting bowling balls out of his cannon on the 4th of July

Duluth News Tribune – An errant bowling ball allegedly shot from a cannon has led to criminal charges against a western Wisconsin man. One ball apparently was fired through the roof of a neighboring barn in the town of Richmond leading to thousands of dollars’ worth of damage, according to a criminal complaint filed this month against… Read More Wisconsin man charged with shooting bowling balls out of his cannon on the 4th of July

Missouri Catholic Bishop wants to ban girl scout cookies, and I couldn’t disagree any more

The Guardian – Spare a thought for the Catholics of St Louis, Missouri, weighed down as they are with ponderous spiritual matters. On top of such weighty issues as the pope’s recent call for an end to the death penalty – a popular pastime in Missouri – they must now wrestle with a new moral conundrum: Girl… Read More Missouri Catholic Bishop wants to ban girl scout cookies, and I couldn’t disagree any more

Ben Carson is facing backlash for questioning Obama’s childhood blackness

New York Times – Ben Carson is trying to reinvigorate his campaign for Republican presidential nomination by becoming the latest to question Barack Obama’s blackness ahead of critical upcoming votes. The retired neurosurgeon, hovering near the bottom of the GOP field, said in a series of recent interviews that Obama was “raised white” and doesn’t represent the… Read More Ben Carson is facing backlash for questioning Obama’s childhood blackness

Winter is Trumping – Donald Trump is now a Game of Thrones star thanks to this video

Shout out to Huw Parkinson, creator of Rabbit and Coffee and this video. His work is amazing and you should check the rest out. The animation is impeccable for using actual clips of Trump speaking. To be able to match the angles from the debates/interviews with the Game of Thrones footage is remarkable. And all of the… Read More Winter is Trumping – Donald Trump is now a Game of Thrones star thanks to this video