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1 hr ago | Gawker

Tax Pledge Cretin Will Join, Deeply Misconstrue Burning Mana

Churlish hamster Grover Norquist nearly brought the U.S. to the brink of default three years ago, pressuring legislators with his "Taxpayer Protection Pledge" into a debt ceiling battle that was both dangerous and inane.

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Related Topix: Prison, Arts, Burning Man

4 hrs ago | Religion News Service

Pagans wonder a witcha way for the next generation as New Age trend ages

They don't know the history. They don't know how hard it was in the old days. And many ditch their spiritual upbringing for the next new thing.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Lughnasadh, Samhain, Food, Food Festival, Gallaudet University

8 hrs ago | New York Daily News

A tale of two Pagans

On Monday, Margot Adler, whose voice was beloved by NPR listeners for over three decades, died of cancer.

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Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Opinion

15 hrs ago | Free Republic

Jacob Have I loved...Israel's future pt 5

For thou art an holy people unto the Lord thy God: the Lord thy God hath chosen thee to be a special people unto himself, above all people that are upon the face of the earth.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

TrekEarth

Detail of St. Denis: Notre Dame

This is a follow-up to a wider angle photo I posted a few days ago, but it deserves a bit more detail! A detail of the carvings adorning the magnificent cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris.

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Current

Thursday roundup: Jackson lands in Cleveland; Kalish remembers Adler

The hire is part of an organizational restructuring at ideastream stations WVIZ/PBS, 90.3 WCPN and WCLV Classical 104.9. a Pubradio freelancer Jon Kalish wrote a remembrance of NPR reporter Margot Adler for the Jewish Daily Forward .

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Related Topix: Sesame Street, Animated TV, Children TV, Entertainment, Television

NYCReligion.info

Lovely photos. South Bronx

"Seis del Sur Sin Limites" opened at the Bronx Center for Musical Heritage, 1303 Louis Nine Boulevard, on the evening of July 25th and will show until September 20th.

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Related Topix: Harlem (New York, NY), Explosion, New York

Copenhagen Post

Archaeologists make gruesome discovery near Skanderborg

Researchers conducting excavations in bogs near Skanderborg in eastern Jutland have uncovered evidence of what they believed to be ritual pagan violence inflicted on the corpses of some of the warriors who fell in a major battle during the Iron Age, sometime around the birth of Christ.

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Related Topix: World News, Denmark, Archaeology, Anthropology, Science

The Brooklyn Paper

EVENT: Expert in demonically posessed cats to give talk in Gowanus

The answers will finally be revealed on Aug. 7, when an expert in kitties and their historic association with the devil gives a talk at the Morbid Anatomy Library and Museum in Gowanus.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Examiner.com

60-year-old woman accused of witchcraft and beaten

On July 28, 2014 the Thomson Reuters Foundation reported that a 60-year-old woman in India was branded as a witch and was stripped, tied to a utility pole and savagely beaten.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Free Williamsburg

High On Fire to play free Converse show at Music Hall of Williamsburg

As anyone who has ever seen High on Fire live can attest, it's a vaguely religious, albeit thoroughly pagan, experience; a medulla oblongata-snapping, Dio-horn dotted 90-plus-minute almsgiving to anti-lord and semi-savior Matt Pike, whose ageless Les Paul rippage has earned the Bay Area thrashers their righteous legion of sweat-and-beer slicked ... (more)

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Related Topix: Metal, High on Fire

KKLA-FM Glendale

Christian Newspaper Editor Files Discrimination Complaint over Firing

An Iowa newspaper editor is claiming his former employer fired him because of his biblical beliefs about sexuality.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Law, Employment / Labor Law, Blog News, Gay/Lesbian, Illinois

EurekAlert!

Violent aftermath for the warriors at Alken Enge

Four pelvic bones on a stick and bundles of desecrated bones testify to the ritual violence perpetrated on the corpses of the many warriors who fell in a major battle close to the Danish town of Skanderborg around the time Christ was born This image shows archaeology students from Aarhus University Ulla Ragna Berg Rasmussen og Anders Bonde Mork in ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, Denmark, Archaeology, Anthropology, Science

Arkansas Times

Pagan priest of Beebe makes New York Times

Remember Bert Dahl, the pagan priest who complained that Beebe city officials and residents had prevented him from establishing a church and shop in his home because they learned he was a pagan ? A huge crowd attended a City Council at which his zoning request was rebuffed.

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Daily Kos

Margot Adler - 1946 - 2014

It is a sad day to hear the news of the passing of a great woman and Witch, without who's writings I personally would have never found my Path.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

BellaOnline

Ideas For Your Lammas Party

The Wiccan sabbat of Lammas, which occurs on August 1, is the First Harvest that heralds the reaping of the cereal crops of wheat, barley, and maize.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Lughnasadh, Agriculture, Science, Beer, Drink, Wedding

Daily Kos

Monday Night Murder Mystery: Cursed in the Act: A Bram Stoker Mystery by Raymond Buckland

I love well written mysteries set in the past. I also love it when the detective is based on a historical figure as long as the books are well written.

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Related Topix: Trinity College, Theater, Arts

Arkansas Times

The open line and the first LR City Board filing

Here's the day's open line, plus our video headlines. Otherwise: * CITY FILING BEGINS : Former state Rep. Kathy Webb filed petitions today for Little Rock City Board from Ward 3. The seat is being vacated by Stacy Hurst, who's running for state House.

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National Public Radio

Margot Adler, An NPR Journalist For Three Decades, Dies

She died Monday following a battle with cancer. Margot Adler, one of the signature voices on NPR's airwaves for more three decades, died Monday at her home in New York City.

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Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Greensboro, NC

Catholic World News

Pope says priests should be men of prayer who are close to the people

On July 26, Pope Francis made an apostolic journey to the southern Italian region of Campania and arrived by helicopter in Caserta, a city of 80,000.

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Related Topix: Europe, Italy, World News, Pope Benedict XVI,

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