The Daily Word in the Downfall of the US, Fighting at Children's Basketball Games and RuPaul's Drag Race
Let's talk about RuPaul's Drag Race's (low-key) transphobic history.
A message from the future: No more staggered time-delays during the Olympics in the US.
Teaching kids good sportsmanship by getting into a fist fight after yelling rude comments to children is why we can't have nice things.
Are we past the point of protecting the US from its downfall?
A brief look into everyone who's involved in the Trump-Russian Scandal.
As the UK withdraws from the EU, Scotland is making moves to exit, as well.
Now that the Clean Power Plan has been reversed, will the US still be able to achieve the goals set at the Paris Agreement? In short: Hell no.
The Daily Word in Money, Outer Space and the death of Prince
Another white actor gets a role playing an Asian character.
Let's hope you're not 110% pure rage like me (just kidding, I got 39%).
Bernie Sanders is psychic? No, he's just logical, you nitwit.
Wanna go on a trip to the Pussy Vortex with rapper Dio Ganhdih?
Hillary Clinton talks about her “greatest regret” again.
Gwyneth Paltrow (and Beyonce, sources say) learned choreography from one of the toughest teachers of this century.
One local school is looking to change it's name.
NASA talks about the loneliest lil' planet that ever was.
Off to space we go! Again! Hopefully we won't crash this time!
Not only will the 20 dollar bill be updated, but the five and 10, too! Wow!
And the world lost a true talent last night, Prince.
Crib Notes: Oct. 17, 2013
Do You Have a Chupacabra?
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Film Guide special! Match the movies to the musicians that appeared in them
It's a known law of the universe that the actors-turned-rockers will nearly always be met with disrespect (Kevin Bacon, Keanu Reeves), whereas filmic forays made by musicians are generally accepted as interesting novelties (Iggy Pop, Tom Waits). Below lie 30 films that contain lead roles or small cameos by bands or musicians. Oi!
FlashQuiz: The Belief-O-Matic
The stated goal of this 20-question philosophy of religion quiz (much more fun than my dry-ass description sounds) is to list 26 popular faiths “in order of how much they have in common with your professed beliefs. The higher a faith appears on this list, the more closely it aligns with your thinking.”
Never in a million years would I have thought Scientology would crack my Top 10, but Belief-O-Matic tells a different story. Scary. Here’s how I scored:
1. Unitarian Universalism (100%)
2. Neo-Pagan (94%)
3. Mahayana Buddhism (93%)
4. Liberal Quakers (91%)
5. New Age (87%)
6. Secular Humanism (87%)
7. Theravada Buddhism (86%)
8. Mainline to Liberal Christian Protestants (78%)
9. Taoism (75%)
10. Scientology (69%)
11. New Thought (67%)
12. Reform Judaism (63%)
13. Jainism (59%)
14. Orthodox Quaker (57%)
15. Hinduism (54%)
16. Sikhism (54%)
17. Nontheist (53%)
18. Christian Science (Church of Christ, Scientist) (51%)
19. Baha'i Faith (44%)
20. Orthodox Judaism (32%)
21. Mainline to Conservative Christian/Protestant (26%)
22. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (Mormons) (26%)
23. Islam (24%)
24. Seventh Day Adventist (23%)
25. Eastern Orthodox (16%)
26. Roman Catholic (16%)
27. Jehovah's Witness (13%)