Heidi Cruz comes out and defends her husband – Ted Cruz “is not the zodiac killer”

The Hill – Heidi Cruz is dismissing jokes that her husband, Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz, is the infamous Zodiac Killer.  “Well, I’ve been married to him for 15 years, and I know pretty well who he is, so it doesn’t bother me at all. There’s a lot of garbage out there,” she said Monday, according to… Read More Heidi Cruz comes out and defends her husband – Ted Cruz “is not the zodiac killer”

Russian churches are now paying back debts with prayers

Gazeta.ru via Oddity Central – It appears that in some parts of the world, prayers have legit market value. For example, a church in Russia is getting away with a $11,500 debt by promising to pray for the good health of the creditors instead. The Nizhny Novgorod diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church owed 916,000 roubles to construction company… Read More Russian churches are now paying back debts with prayers

Woman running for Texas State Board of Education coming in HOT claiming President Obama used to be a gay prostitute

Houston Chronicle – A former teacher who believes President Obama used to work as a gay prostitute seems well on her way to joining the Texas State Board of Education. Mary Lou Bruner, a Republican candidate for the State Board of Education, has some unusual beliefs that have in no way inhibited her run. The District 9… Read More Woman running for Texas State Board of Education coming in HOT claiming President Obama used to be a gay prostitute

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