religion

So this happened. In Kenya, the pastor at the Lord’s Propeller Redemption Church in Nairobi has found a clever, gross and perverted way to convince his female followers to be closer to the Lord. Don’t come to church with your panties on. According to a report in the Kenyan Post, Reverend Njohi banned underwear and bras, saying […]

Making history as the first openly gay player in the NBA after signing a 10-day contract with the Brooklyn Nets, Jason Collins is extending his stay with the team…at least for another 10 days. The Nets plan to sign the basketball veteran to another contract, a person told The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because […]

The Tennessee judge who ordered a young mother to change her baby’s name from Messiah to Martin has been fired from her post. Child Support Magistrate Lu Ann Ballew of Cocke County made the decision last August, over the objections of Messiah’s parents when they appeared before her seeking to settle other issues. She told the […]

For weeks, Justin Bieber’s name has been the topic of conversation for all the wrong reasons. But now it seems the 19-year-old pop star is trying to turn things around for himself – by looking to the Lord. While spending some time in New York City this weekend, Bieber is said to have been scouring the city […]

Queen Elizabeth is on the brink of being broke. Well, not exactly, but it is being reported that the Queen’s household finances are at a historic low, with just £1 million left in reserve. In fact, her stash has dropped from £35 million in 2001 to the £1 million she has in 2014. And on top of […]

What’s in that Florida water? Police in Okeechobee County say a father, high on meth and believing his son was possessed, dragged the 11-year-old into the woods to perform an exorcism on him. “You are the demon, you are the demon,” authorities say Bryan Adams told his son after taking him from his bedroom. “I […]

On Friday, a document obtained by the Associated Press revealed that Pope Benedict XVI defrocked nearly 400 priests over just two years for molesting children. The 2011-12 statistics are the first time the Vatican has provided details on the number of priests who have been defrocked. The document was prepared from data the Vatican had been […]

Today, Time announced Pope Francis as their Person of the Year. With contenders Miley Cyrus and Ted Cruz grabbing much of America’s attention this year, Pope Francis won over the world with his compassionate approach in his papacy and in the eyes of many a man of the people – hence his nickname ‘The People’s […]

Can Muslim women be hipsters too? That’s the dilemma a group of fly, smart women who happen to be Muslim are trying to confront with a new video set to Jay Z’s “Somewhere In America,” which documents the unique interests and style that would typically be used to describe the new urban archetype. But in […]

The world is already referring to Pope Francis as the coolest and most progressive pope of all time (remember when he denounced the church’s obsession with abortion and gay marriage), but there may be evidence that he’s also a super-hero. According to sources who spoke with the Huffington Post, the pope dresses up at night […]

The House stenographer who made a scene on Wednesday night during the vote to reopen the government and lift the debt ceiling is finally speaking out. Dianne Reidy, who shouted out a religious-fueled rant about Freemasons and God, had this to say about her blow-up: “For the past 2 and 1/2 weeks, the Holy Spirit has […]

Pope Francis has a message for the world. Ya’ll are going to have to get over the gay marriage and abortion debate. Well, he didn’t exactly say that, but Pope Francis did say that the Catholic Church cannot focus only on abortion, contraception and gay marriage – and that the moral structure of the church will “fall like […]