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'SNL' Spoofed Church Of Scientology With A Scathing Fake Ad

Alex Gibney's Scientology documentary "Going Clear" premiered on HBO last week, unveiling a slew of shocking allegations against the Church and previously unknown stories about the celebrities at its center. But just in case you missed the film, "Saturday Night Live" mocked the Church with a …

The CIA, the drug dealers, and the tragedy of Gary Webb

In 1996, journalist Gary Webb began looking into links between Nicaragua's drug-running Contra rebels and the CIA. As a recent film shows, what he found killed him<p>Gary Webb knew his story would cause a stir. The newspaper report he'd written suggested that a US-backed rebel army in Latin America …

How Crazy Am I to Think I Actually Know Where That Malaysia Airlines Plane Is?

How crazy am I to think<p>I actually know where<p>that Malaysia Airlines plane is?*<p>*Kinda crazy. (But also maybe right?)<p>In the year since the vanishing of …

Former Obama aide Podesta regrets not disclosing UFO files

It looks like we won’t be seeing the real-life Mulder and Scully anytime soon, as least according to recently departed White House adviser John Podesta.<p>“Finally, my biggest failure of 2014: Once again not securing the #disclosure of the UFO files. #thetruthisstilloutthere,”he tweeted on Friday, his …

Clickless in Ephesus: How I Missed (What's left of) the Wonder of Wonders

I took a whole bunch of pictures at the old Greco-Roman city of Ephesus. Actually, I didn't know much about this spot on the Turkish coast before our cruise ship stopped at the port of Kusadasi, from which it's a half-hour bus ride to the ruins.<p>Tourists, many from cruise ships, pack the lanes of …

Aliens In ‘Titanium Sphere’ UFOs Among Us, Says Sheffield And Buckingham University Researchers

Professor Milton Wainwright and his colleagues at the University of Buckingham’s Center for Astrobiology and the University of Sheffield say they …

Man Walks Away from 26-Car Pileup After Being Pinned Between Two Semis

A massive highway accident in eastern Oregon involving approximately 100 people and 26 cars, left 12 people injured Saturday. Heavy winds and fog, …

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Yes, You Can Use Government Money to Get Out of Student Loan Default

Sometimes in life you come across something that seems like it just simply can't be true. This seems like one of those things, but in this case it is absolutely and unbelievably true.<p>In almost all other parts of the financial world, someone who is even slightly behind on their bills is considered …

A Definitive List Of Holiday Candles, Ranked

Every season has its definitive, nostalgia-inducing scent. In summer, it's the balmy combination of warm air, sunscreen and barbecue; come spring you're likely to get a whiff of fresh air and fresh laundry. It's harder, though, to pinpoint winter's signature scent. There is that distinct smell of …

Scientology’s Vanished Queen

After the wife of Scientology leader David Miscavige disappeared from public view, in 2007, those who asked questions were stonewalled, or worse. Now interviews with former insiders provide a grim picture of Shelly Miscavige’s youth, marriage, and fall from grace—and an assessment of her fate.<p>Say …