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Chinese Couple Gets Record Fine for Having a Second Child

A Chinese couple who managed to avoid authorities long enough to give birth to a second child were fined 1.3 million yuan ($204,000) after family-planning authorities deemed them "rich in assets."

Thoughts on Homosexual Comic Book Characters

When it comes to the latest comic book news, I’m reminded of what the late humorist Will Rogers used to say: “All I know is what I read in the newspapers.”

Southern Baptist Leader Richard Land Loses Radio Show Over Trayvon Martin Comments

Southern Baptist Convention leader Richard Land, who was accused of plagiarism in a radio segment in which he said civil rights leaders had used the Trayvon Martin case to stir racial tensions, will lose his weekly program.

Losing Their Religion, Gaining Our Voice

Gen X-ers, as they age, are bucking all conventional wisdom and not returning to the religious fold. Why is this news?

  • Dr. James Emery White |
  • June 04, 2012 |
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Abortion Facility Exposed by Activists Surrenders License

A Birmingham, Ala., abortion business surrendered its license to the state's Department of Public Health and ceased operations on May 18.

NAACP Leader Opposes Group's Same-Sex Marriage Support

The Rev. Keith A Ratliff, Sr., NAACP state conference president for Iowa and Nebraksa, said he is in prayer about his relationship with the organization following its endorsement of same-sex marriage.

JCPenney Releases Father's Day Ad Featuring Two Gay Dads

JCPenney has released a Father's Day print ad featuring a real-life same-sex couple hugging their two young children.

Olympic Star Stands Firm on Virginity

Olympic hurdler Lolo Jones created a buzz when she told the world on an HBO talk show that at age 29 she's a Christian, a virgin and delaying sex until marriage.

Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood Candidate: Christians Should 'Convert, Pay Tribute or Leave'

Muhammad Morsi, the Muslim Brotherhood candidate competing in Egypt's runoff election, has declared that he will "achieve the Islamic conquest of Egypt for the second time."

California Senate Approves Bill Banning Gay Conversion Therapy for Minors

The California state Senate voted Wednesday to ban parents from seeking professional counseling for their children with the goal of preventing them from becoming homosexual.

Marrying Yourself?

Straight from the files of It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World.

Planned Parenthood: Obama 'Has Our Back' and Gets Our Vote

Saying Barack Obama has "stood with Planned Parenthood time and again when it mattered most," the Planned Parenthood Action Fund has formally endorsed the president.

Zanzibar Islamists Burn Churches

Hundreds of Islamic radicals set fire to two churches and clashed with police over the weekend on the Muslim-dominated island of Zanzibar.

What's Hot? 6/1/12

A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.

Did Virginia Law Prevent Thomas Jefferson From Freeing His Slaves?

In his book, The Jefferson Lies, David Barton says Thomas Jefferson was unable to free his slaves due to restrictions in Virginia law. Is this true?

  • Dr. Warren Throckmorton |
  • May 31, 2012 |
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House Votes Down Bill to Ban Gender-Based Abortions

The House of Representives on Thursday failed to pass the Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act, which would have criminalized aborting a preborn baby because of its gender.

Poll: Obama's Position on Gay Marriage Could be Key Issue in Swing States

A new Quinnipiac poll found that if the election were today, Obama would lose Florida -- a key swing state -- by six points.

Is Facebook Losing Its Cool?

With more than 900 million users, Facebook remains the most popular online hangout. But some young people are turning their attention elsewhere, where they can share their thoughts and feelings away from the prying eyes of Mom and Dad.

Culture Surfing - May 31, 2012

Noteworthy culture stories in the news.

Husband and Wife Apology Letters

I recently came across these two letters that were exchanged between a husband and a wife. I thought I’d share them with you.

Example: "Gen 1:1" "John 3" "Moses" "trust"
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