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Ellen DeGeneres Reveals Tragic Story Behind Her Call to God Joke

Ellen DeGeneres Reveals Tragic Story Behind Her Call to God Joke

  Everybody knows Ellen DeGeneres and her funny jokes and outgoing personality. Every afternoon she is present in people’s homes through her popular show, but not many people know that it was a tragedy from her past that inspired her to become a comedian. In the latest episode of Dax Shepard’s Armchair Expert, which is actually a podcast, Ellen opened up

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Nikki Haley Furious Over UN’s Opposition to U.S.’ Jerusalem Decision

The American ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, expressed anger at the UN body for its vote against the United States’ recent Jerusalem decision. Earlier this month, President Donald Trump announced that the United States would now recognize the city as the capital of Israel, eventually moving its embassy there. The United Nations responded by

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Boston’s Plastic Bag Ban Sparks Monster Backlash

Boston Mayor, Martin J. Walsh, signed a ban on plastic bags on Friday, December 15, 2017, which has earned a backlash from smaller retailers. These say that the ban unfairly harms them and their clients and consumers at the expense of larger businesses. The Plastic Bag Ban: a Short History The city council unanimously passed the bill. Aside from

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Girl in Nigeria Murdered for Witchcraft Rituals

According to a report from the authorities, a 17-year old Nigerian girl has been killed so that her body parts could be used for certain witchcraft rituals. It seems like those rituals are traditional and are supposed to bring wealth upon those who execute them. By now, the police have arrested three people. One of

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Murder on the Orient Express Juggles Too Many Things and Fails

Murder on the Orient Express, the famous mystery novel by Agatha Christie, doesn’t leave much room for interpretation. Also, it’s rather difficult to do something that hasn’t been done with it before. Most people know the story and most importantly, the murderer. Also, it’s worth noting that even if it’s one of the greatest works

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Emmy Winner Robert Guillaume, Dead at 89

Actor Robert Guillaume, who won two Emmy Awards for his amazing portrayal of the butler Benson on two ABC sitcoms, passed away on Tuesday at 89. According to his wife, Donna Brown Guillaume, he died in his Los Angeles home surrounded by friends and family. He sadly lost the years-long battle with prostate cancer. Guillaume