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FILTHY LUCHRE: Surprising amount of microbes found thriving on dollar bills

FILTHY LUCHRE: Surprising amount of microbes found thriving on dollar bills Watch

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You really shouldn't put your money where your mouth is: Dollar bills are awash with all manner of microbes that can cause illness. Truly, a ...

NO PLACE TO GO: More than 1.6 million Americans do not have indoor plumbing

NO PLACE TO GO: More than 1.6 million Americans do not have indoor plumbing Watch

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Two things make a house a home: a toilet and a telephone. With cheap, readily available cell phones, may take their calls mobile. But when it comes ...

Help Make the Story of the Serial Killer/Abortionist Kermit Gosnell Into a Movie

Help Make the Story of the Serial Killer/Abortionist Kermit Gosnell Into a Movie Watch

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By Deacon Keith Fournier

In 1852, the great abolitionist leader Frederick Douglass was invited to speak on the Fourth of July and delivered the now famous speech entitled ...

Their Eyes Were Opened: Walk With Jesus on the Road to Emmaus

Their Eyes Were Opened: Walk With Jesus on the Road to Emmaus Watch

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By Deacon Keith Fournier

We are those disciples on the road to Emmaus, living our lives in the real world, walking along with Jesus who is always there accompanying us on ...

Made for Beauty: Liturgy and Music

Made for Beauty: Liturgy and Music

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By Deal W. Hudson

Some might flinch at my use of the word "satisfying" to describe a liturgy, but I used it deliberately because I want to think aloud about the ...

Alabama Supreme Court Recognizes Child in the Womb Has Fundamental Rights

Alabama Supreme Court Recognizes Child in the Womb Has Fundamental Rights

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By Deacon Keith Fournier

Because a human life with a full genetic endowment comes into existence at the moment of conception, the self-evident truth that all men are ...

'COME AND TAKE IT' Texas AG blasts BLM scheming to seize state land, threatens fight

'COME AND TAKE IT' Texas AG blasts BLM scheming to seize state land, threatens fight Watch

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A major land war between the Bureau of Land Management and the state of Texas is brewing as Texas lawmakers push back against the feds plan to seize ...

SHOCKING NEW TWIST: Autistic boy defends teenage girls who filmed his sexual assault

SHOCKING NEW TWIST: Autistic boy defends teenage girls who filmed his sexual assault Watch

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Abused beyond belief by two teenage girls, who filmed their despicable activities with their cellphones, a 16-year-old autistic boy now says he ...

50,000-strong OK Militia declares they will resist federal takeover attempts

50,000-strong OK Militia declares they will resist federal takeover attempts Watch

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An Oklahoma militia which claims the allegiance of 50,000 members has sided with Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy in his recent clash against the feds. ...

BLOODY EASTER WEEKEND IN CHICAGO: Six children shot in widespread violence

BLOODY EASTER WEEKEND IN CHICAGO: Six children shot in widespread violence Watch

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With 36 people wounded, and nine people dead, it was one of the most violent Easter weekends in Chicago within recent memory. Far more shocking ...

Militant atheist organization seeks to ban schools from reciting the Pledge of Allegiance

Militant atheist organization seeks to ban schools from reciting the Pledge of Allegiance Watch

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An organization of militant atheists is suing a New Jersey school district of discrimination, on the behalf of a family who take offense to the line ...

CONGRATULATIONS! Your job just became temporary

CONGRATULATIONS! Your job just became temporary Watch

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With full time employment remaining a scarcity since the 2008 recession, more and more Americans are turning away from the employment model of ...

Study finds American middle class has collapsed over last decade

Study finds American middle class has collapsed over last decade Watch

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Long thought impossible, a new study suggests that the American middle class has lost its standing in the world as the most affluent global class.

Time to Live the Easter Way of Life

Time to Live the Easter Way of Life Watch

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By Deacon Keith Fournier

The early Christians lived their lives in the Lord, for the sake of the world. They exhibited a holy boldness; because they internalized the ...

The Coming Canonizations: Deal Hudson on Saints and Dead Atheists

The Coming Canonizations: Deal Hudson on Saints and Dead Atheists Watch

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By Deal W. Hudson

We know that St. Peter's Square will be overflowing with happy faces, banners waving, and spontaneous outburst of songs - in many languages ...

Only a liar is afraid of the TRUTH: Memo betrays liberal fear of conservative internet use

Only a liar is afraid of the TRUTH: Memo betrays liberal fear of conservative internet use Watch

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According to a story on Breitbart, President Bill Clinton and his White House was worried that conservatives would use the internet to rally, short ...

Sharia, go home! Billy Graham's son says. What did he mean?

Sharia, go home! Billy Graham's son says. What did he mean? Watch

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Reverend Franklin Graham, the son of legendary Christian evangelist Billy Graham has never been one to conceal his opinions. "We should be afraid ...

Live the Easter Way! The Holy Spirit which Transformed the Early Church Enlists Us!

Live the Easter Way! The Holy Spirit which Transformed the Early Church Enlists Us! Watch

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By Deacon Keith Fournier

I just watched Pope Francis preside at the Easter Vigil at the Basilica of St Peter. His homily on encountering Jesus and finding our own Galilee ...

Holy Saturday: God has Died in the Flesh and Hell Trembles with Fear

Holy Saturday: God has Died in the Flesh and Hell Trembles with Fear Watch

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By Deacon Keith Fournier

Something strange is happening - there is a great silence on earth today, a great silence and stillness. The whole earth keeps silence because ...

The Birth of Catholic Evangelism

The Birth of Catholic Evangelism Watch

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By Deal W. Hudson

In spite of being ignored, and in some cases blacklisted, several of the hosts of EWTN radio and TV shows grew ministries of their own in the ...

Suffering, Struggle and the Christian Revolution

Suffering, Struggle and the Christian Revolution Watch

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By Deacon Keith Fournier

The Christian tradition instructs us that even undeserved and unmerited suffering, when joined in love to the sufferings of Jesus Christ, can ...

Good Friday: Behold the Wood of the Cross

Good Friday: Behold the Wood of the Cross Watch

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By Deacon Keith Fournier

This is Good Friday. This is the day when the whole world stands still. We recall the great Sacrifice offered on the second tree on Golgotha's ...

Finally Justice! Small town city manager gets 12 years in jail on corruption charges

Finally Justice! Small town city manager gets 12 years in jail on corruption charges Watch

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Bell, California is a small town with less than 36,000 people. That didn't stop City Manager Robert Rizzo, along with his friends, from awarding ...

FORCED BESTIALITY: Evil teenage girls sexually assault autistic boy - and record it for posterity

FORCED BESTIALITY: Evil teenage girls sexually assault autistic boy - and record it for posterity Watch

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In an episode shocking for its sheer cruelty, two teenage girls in Maryland are now in custody after they repeatedly abused a 16-year-old ...

HOW LONG BEFORE THE SYSTEM BREAKS? Working Americans increasingly made to pay for those on welfare

HOW LONG BEFORE THE SYSTEM BREAKS? Working Americans increasingly made to pay for those on welfare Watch

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If you're an American who awakes each day to begin a day of toil you have no interest in, take heed: There are only more reasons to hit your ...

Ron Paul warns Feds may stage  'Waco styled' raid

Ron Paul warns Feds may stage 'Waco styled' raid Watch

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While Cliven Bundy, his family, their supporters, and myriad militiamen forced federal agents from the Bureau of Land Management to back off of ...

What does this say about America? More people getting food stamps than women working full-time

What does this say about America? More people getting food stamps than women working full-time Watch

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It's a distressing figure that shines a most unflattering light on affairs here in the United States. According to recent statistics, those  ...

Living Among the Pharisees

Living Among the Pharisees Watch

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By Deal W. Hudson

Since it's no longer available online, I have added Ruse's article as an addendum at the bottom. I will not quote directly from the article - ...