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  1. The Longest NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | City Pages

    Nodding to the multitude of cultures throughout history that have found inspiration in the winter solstice, one of the Twin Cities' most versatile performance artists, Bradley Greenwald, created The Longest Night . With musings that connect pagan rituals to contemporary traditions, Greenwald reflects on a season that defies ownership by any one sect or creed.

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  2. Irish Christmas' to offer authentic experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Martinsburg Journal

    The Irish Christmas in America show Tuesday in Shepherdstown features top Irish music, song and dance in an audience-interactive performance. Irish Christmas in America is rich in the Irish history, humor and energy of holiday parties of the Emerald Isle.

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  3. Do you love the Panto? Oh yes you doRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Independent.ie

    Ugly sisters Barby and Buffy , who are appearing in CInderella at the Tivoli Theatre , Dublin this festive season. The Christmas season is a funny mixture.

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  4. Christianity used as weapon by Kennesaw mosque opponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | MDJonline.com

    Hello, America! I am a natural citizen. I am an "Army brat" and I am a Religious Studies student.

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  5. Milo Minderbinder is Alive and Well and Working in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2009 | American Reporter

    The question most likely to follow the name of the University of California at Berkeley physicist responsible for ruffling collars and generating tremendous banter amongst the physics community due to his new theory of gravity: A theory that may potentially re-champion the enlightenment absolutism of Newton. Interesting stuff considering that if the theory holds true it drastically restructures the conceptual understanding of the universe as we know it.

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  6. Student stabbed in synagogue calls survival a a miracleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | New York Post

    The Israeli rabbinical student stabbed in the head by a madman inside a famed Brooklyn synagogue was singing Hebrew songs of praise and saying it was a miracle he survived, a friend said Wednesday. "It's a miracle from God! It's a miracle from God!" Levi Rosenblat, 22, repeatedly cried from his hospital bed in the ICU at Bellevue Hospital, according to his friend Mendy Notik.

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  7. Oakland's KITKA Shares the Polyphonic Folk Music of Eastern EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | KQED

    The women of the Oakland-based women's choral group KITKA manage to stand out in the diverse Bay Area choral scene because they offer something slightly more distinctive than your usual classical, jazz or gospel music. The eight-person group employs Balkan, Slavic and Caucasian vocal traditions to produce unique polyphonic music.

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  8. Creep of the Week: Stacy SwimpRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Pridesource.com

    LGBT people aren't covered under Michigan's anti-discrimination law. Meaning you could, for example, be fired for being gay and your employer would be perfectly in his or her rights.

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  9. I Love Television Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    As we're all well aware, Christmas is the second creepiest of all holidays. Now, I love Santa... don't get me wrong.

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  10. Former Staten Island family finds harmony in historically divergent beliefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | SILive.com

    "In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world." So begins the story of the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem just over 2,000 years ago, as related by St. Luke in the New Testament.

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  11. Brooklyn stab victim recovering after Chabad center attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | New York Daily News

    Levi Rosenblatt, 22, was praying inside the Lubvaitcher headquarters in Crown Heights when a knife-wielding Calvin Peters barged in and stabbed him in the head and neck. Peters was later shot inside the religious center when he confronted police with the weapon.

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  12. Lake Worth Commissioners Walk Out During Atheist InvocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Broward-Palm Beach

    The mayor of Lake Worth and a handful of commissioners walked out as an atheist was about to give an invocation before a meeting last week.

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  13. Why Christmas is on December 25thRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | RedState

    One of the most popular theories and commonly taught explanations for why Christmas is on Dec. 25th is because the early church placed Christian holidays at times of Roman celebration to co-opt the local pagan festivals. Christians placed Christmas on Dec. 25th to co-opt Saturnalia, the mid-winter festival, or possibly the Festival of the Unconquered Sun - Sol Invictus.

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  14. I Love Televison: Have a Very Creepy ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Stranger

    As we're all well aware, Christmas is the second creepiest of all holidays. Now, I love Santa... don't get me wrong.

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  15. Religion 101: Sex and ReligionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Daily Kos

    While many of the large, modern universalizing religions, such as Christianity and Islam, have separated themselves from sex and sexuality and do not incorporate sexual acts into their ceremonies, this is not the case for all religions. In many religions, fertility and fertility rituals were, and sometimes still are, an important component.

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  16. Mandy Mitchell on 'Hedgewitch Book of Days'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Writing the book is simply a great expansion on this connection. My inspiration for creating the book was to share how I approach magic daily, looking at magic not only in a wheel of the year calendar but as an everyday ritual throughout the 12 calendar months of the year.

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  17. Cops begged synagogue slasher to surrender before shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | New York Post

    NYPD cops desperately tried to get a disturbed man to drop his knife during a tense standoff in a Brooklyn synagogue on Tuesday, but were forced to fatally shoot him when he ignored their A orders, officials said. Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and some of the department's fiercest critics agreed that the 1:45 a.m. shooting of Calvin A Peters, 49, followed textbook guidelines for use of deadly force.

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  18. Should Christians Really Be 'Saving Christmas'?Read the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Times-Union

    Guest Column Sue Bendorf, Warsaw Beloved Christian actor Kirk Cameron has come out with another film that was released in theaters on Friday, Nov. 14. A friend sent me a trailer of "Saving Christmas" a couple of months ago. When I saw the title, I wondered as to the movie's premise.

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  19. Should Christians Really Be 'Saving Christmas'?Read the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Times-Union

    Guest Column Sue Bendorf, Warsaw Beloved Christian actor Kirk Cameron has come out with another film that was released in theaters on Friday, Nov. 14. A friend sent me a trailer of "Saving Christmas" a couple of months ago. When I saw the title, I wondered as to the movie's premise.

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  20. Ronnie Sarkin releases debut novel in epic love trilogyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | PRWeb

    This promising first novel is a page-turner that aims to keep readers on the edge of their seat as they follow Fey and Adam from one lifetime to the next. The year is 1238 in Ireland, and 4-year-old Fey becomes orphaned after her mother is burnt at the stake, accused of being a pagan priestess.

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