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Pro-Gun Children’s Book Explodes in Popularity After Being Ridiculed by Bill Maher, Stephen Colbert

“My Parents Open Carry,” a children’s book written by Brian Jeffs and Nathan Nephew in 2011, exploded in popularity this week after being ridiculed by comedians Bill Maher and Stephen Colbert.<p>Image: MyParentsOpenCarry.com<p>“What a beautiful bedtime story,” Colbert said sarcastically of the book. “The …

Pianist Gives Airport Travelers a Treat With Different Take on a Beethoven Classic

Hearing the same song over and over again can get grating. Add having to be in an airport on top of that and you might just get pushed over the edge.<p>But while this would likely prove to be an unpleasant experience in most cases, one musician tackled the situation in such a way that he actually …

‘This is Awesome’: The Bluegrass Cover of AC/DC’s ‘Thunderstruck’ You’ll Be ‘Replaying Again and Again’

Get ready for a musical treat.<p>The bluegrass group Steve’n’Seagulls published a cover of AC/DC’s famous “Thunderstruck” just days ago — and it’s gone mega-viral.<p>[sharequote align=”center”]”This is awesome, if you love AC/DC you must have a listen.”[/sharequote]<p>Since uploading the music video to …

78-Year-Old Woman Caught Hiding Almost $41,000 Cash in Her Carry-On and Undergarments Before Flight — Now Guess Who Wants to Keep It All?

When officers opened her carry-on bag, they found $8,000 stashed in multiple wallets, according to the The Detroit News.<p>Officers then asked if there was anymore money and Faren said no, the paper said.<p>Unconvinced the officers dug deeper and noticed that sewn into the carry-on bag’s cloth pouch was …

Glenn Beck Says World War III Is at the End of the Highway and We Have ‘Missed All the Exits’

Glenn Beck on Monday warned that “we have missed all the exits,” and World War III is at the end of the highway.<p>Beck took his audience back 15 years to all of the predictions he has made, starting with his warning in 1999 that Osama bin Laden posed an enormous threat to the United States.<p>“I talked …

He’s a Christian, a Conservative and an ER Doctor: Why He’s Giving Marijuana to His 11-Year-Old Daughter

Tom Minahan is a doctor in one of California’s busiest emergency rooms. When it comes to drug use, he’s seen it all. His experiences as a physician are — at least in part — why he was generally against marijuana. But then something changed that.<p>Dr. Tom Minahan with his 11-year-old daughter Mallory, …

Bellator Negotiating with Carano, Organization Considering Return to Women's MMA

After Monday's surprising rumor, via a tweet from MMA manager Hector Castro (h/t Mookie Alexander of Bloody Elbow), of Bellator scooping up women's MMA pioneer Gina Carano, MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani has confirmed that negotiations between Carano and Bellator are taking place. According to …

Comedy, Addiction, And Depression: Robin Williams’ Suicide From The Perspective Of A Sober Comedian

I need to start this post with some context as to my state of mind right now: last week my therapist (the first and only therapist I have ever had, the person to whom I bared my entire soul and whom I love like a family member) was put into a medically induced coma on the night before our weekly …