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1965: LBJ gives speech written by 'liberal Jew' to Congress

On March 15, 1965, U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson addressed an unusual joint session of Congress, as he introduced his proposal for a law to …

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Meet The Network Of Guys Making Thousands Of Dollars Tweeting As "Common White Girls"

The Twitter illuminati that made "Alex From Target" an overnight sensation can drive millions of clicks with a simple retweet.<p>Cameron Asa is a 21-year-old communications major at the University of Tennessee. He's also the owner of Tweet Like A Girl, a Twitter account with 1.2 million followers.<p>Asa …

Alex From Target Fired? Article Says Teen Sensation Was Sacked For Being Internet Famous

Alex from Target has officially taken over the Internet. From being just your everyday Target employee, the teen was able to captivate our hearts in …

Here's Our Conspiracy Theory About The Viral Sensation 'Alex From Target'

The teen became an overnight sensation after a photo of him working the checkout counter at Target went viral and teenage girls started gushing over his looks.<p>Since then, a marketing company has claimed and then backtracked from responsibility for his fame. Target denies having anything to do with …

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Alex from Target: Watch the teen idol and viral Twitter meme appear on Ellen.

The Internet does a lot of weird things, but Alex From Target might be near the top of the list. In case you've been away from social media this week …

‘Alex from Target’ turned out to be an elaborate social media stunt … or was it?

From CNN to ABC, everyone seems to have fallen for #AlexFromTarget, which started last week when a teen posted a video of Alex Christopher LaBeouf, a …

Alex from Target was a fake corporate meme? That's not viral – it's offensive

I get annoyed when people scoff at stuff that’s meant “for teenage girls” – young adult novels, for instance, are great, and “teenage girl” culture is surely no dumber than a lot of the stuff that’s marketed to grown men. But I confess I am totally uninterested in mop-topped, Bieber-esque teen …

Meet The 15-Year-Old Who Took The Viral Photo Of 'Alex From Target'

Alex is a good-looking kid, and the photo, somehow mysteriously, went super, super viral.<p>Alex got hundreds of thousands of followers on Twitter.<p>A marketing team then claimed responsibility for the phenomenon, but that turned out to be fake.<p>So who took this photo?<p>Yahoo found out, and it talked at …

NFL rejects Adrian Peterson's immediate reinstatement

With no timetable for a decision on Adrian Peterson's playing status, the NFL rejected an attempt at immediate reinstatement by the Minnesota Vikings running back.<p>There are several steps ahead in the NFL's review of facts and court documents before Peterson's fate is determined. His status will not …

Adrian Peterson, Ray Rice and the NFL's Penalty Box

The National Football League swiftly addressed the question of whether we’d see Adrian Peterson back on the field soon, rejecting his reinstatement …

Peterson eligibility sought by NFLPA

The NFL Players Association sent a letter to the NFL on Friday, calling for the immediate reinstatement of Adrian Peterson per the agreement the …

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NFLPA to file grievance if Adrian Peterson ruling isn't by Tuesday

Adrian Peterson could be removed from the Commissioner's Exempt List Tuesday, and if he's not, expect the NFLPA to take action.<p>The NFLPA is prepared …

As Planned, Right-To-Die Advocate Brittany Maynard Ends Her Life

Brittany Maynard, who was diagnosed with an incurable brain tumor, went through with her plan to end her life on Saturday at her home in Oregon.<p>Maynard, who spoke publicly about her choice to end her life, revived the debate of assisted suicide in the United States.<p>In an obituary posted to her site …

Brittany Maynard's choice and implications (Opinion) - CNN.com

Brittany Maynard with her dog Charley in San Francisco. Maynard, a 29-year-old with terminal brain cancer, has died, advocacy group Compassion and Choices said in a Facebook post on Sunday. Click through to see more photos of Maynard's life.<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>Brittany Maynard's journey<p>Brittany Maynard's …

Brittany Maynard, Oregon, and Physician Assisted Suicide - Blog - Eternal Perspective Ministries

Brittany Maynard, age 29, has taken her life here in Portland, Oregon<p>By | November 3, 2014<p>It was announced late Sunday afternoon that on Saturday, …

Brittany’s Choice: The Everlong Debate Over Assisted Suicide – Guardian Liberty Voice

Brittany Maynard, Advocate for the Death With Dignity act, died in her home on Saturday. Though her death was a suicide, it was on her terms and her …

CONFESSIONS OF A FUNERAL DIRECTOR » Before You Talk about Brittany Maynard’s Decision …

Sometime today (Sunday, November 2nd, 2014), Brittany Maynard took her own life under Oregon’s “Death with Dignity Act”. In the final paragraph of …

Maynard's mourners grieve on social media; assisted suicide critics muted

'Death with dignity' advocate dies<p><b>STORY HIGHLIGHTS</b><p>Brittany Maynard, a death-with-dignity advocate, took her own life Saturday<br>• People mourning Maynard filled social media with expressions of grief<br>• A woman with a similar brain cancer writes that she'd never consider suicide<br>• Reddit poster says assisted …

Pope Francis Willing To "Evaluate" Civil Unions, But No Embrace of Gay Marriage

It’s tough being Pope Francis: one day he’s accidentally using vulgarities, and the next day everyone thinks he’s upending the church’s doctrine of …

Pope Francis should be canonised for reaching out to gay people, says Elton John

Sir Elton John has called Pope Francis his “hero” for his compassionate drive to accept gay people in the Catholic church.<p>At John’s annual Aids benefit concert in New York City, the singer said Francis was pushing boundaries in the church and told the crowd: “Make this man a saint now, OK?”<p>“Ten …

Who Is Pope Francis And What Does He Really Want? All Together Interview With Elisabetta Pique

Welcome to this week’s ALL TOGETHER, the podcast dedicated to exploring how religious ideas and spiritual practice inform and shape our personal lives, our communities and our world. All Together is hosted by Paul Raushenbush, the Executive Editor of HuffPost Religion.<p>On this week’s segment we will …

Pope Francis Says Evolution and the Big Bang Are OK by Him

The pontiff continued his streak of saying things that make liberals swoon when he said that God wasn't a "magician with a magic wand."<p><i>Pope Francis hangs out. Photo via the Catholic Church of England and Wales's Flickr account</i><p>Yesterday, Pope Francis told the Pontifical Academy of Arts and Sciences …