ATHEIST PARENTS SUE SCHOOL FOR 'UNDER GOD' PLEDGE 'DISCRIMINATION'

An Atheist family in New Jersey is suing the Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District because they feel their Atheist children's rights are being trampled upon because they're exposed to the phrase "under God" during the pledge of allegiance, according to KSDK on Tuesday. The anonymous plaintiffs... read more

POLISH PRIEST WARNS: 'LEGOS CAN DESTROY CHILDREN'S SOULS'

Plastic Lego construction toys might seem like an innocent, classic children's toy, but apparently there are some who find the mini toy bricks sinister and immoral, according to The Telegraph on Tuesday. For one Polish priest, Father Slawomir Kostrzewa, parents ought to be skeptical of Legos because... read more

FACEBOOK FRIENDS WARN MOM OF TODDLER'S POTENTIAL EYE DISEASE

The risk of posting pictures of your kids online is the potential for busybodies to voice a well meaning, but sometimes misguided, concern. For a 3-year-old Memphis, Tenn. toddler, Rylee, those busybodies may have saved the tot's eyesight. Friends of a proud mom who posted her daughter's photo... read more

KENTUCKY TEEN DROPS OUT OF CHAMPIONSHIP RACE AFTER DRAWING BIB '666'

A Whitley County High School student in Whitley County, Ky. said, 'uh, I don't think so,' on Saturday, after she showed up for a state cross country championship and was given a bib number of '666'. Codie Thacker, 16, said she had to take her principles and walk away after her coach drew a number... read more
 
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