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From Nixon to Walker: The death of the GOP’s racist ‘Southern Strategy’ has been greatly exaggerated

Here are 5 signs Scott Walker is using the strategy to win in 2016.

Was this the childhood home of Jesus?

Archaeologists have discovered what may have been the childhood home of Jesus – a house in Nazareth that dates back to the first century and is located underneath an Israeli convent.
Missouri state Auditor Tom Schweich (R) [KTVI-TV]

'House of Cards'-style ad blamed for Missouri gubernatorial candidate's suicide

“We often hear that words can’t hurt you. But that’s simply not true,” ex-Sen. John Danforth (R-MO) said in his eulogy for Tom Schweich.
British scientists say they hope research suggesting that the average penis is 13.12 centimetres (5.16 inches) in length when erect will reassure men that they are in the normal range (AFP)

Here’s how to find out if your penis is a normal size, according to science

What is an “average” size for a penis? The enduring question now has a scientific answer.
An aerial view the Mount Everest range some 140 km (87 miles) northeast of Kathmandu [AFP]

There’s too much human poop on Mt. Everest

If the practice continues, it will pollute the environment and facilitate the spread of disease.
President Barack Obama on BET on Dec. 8, 2014 (BET)

Justice Dept. probe reveals Ferguson police and local officials shared racist anti-Obama ‘joke’

NPR reported that officers and local court officials spread a joke via email saying Obama would not be in office for long because, “what black man holds a steady job for four years?”
Derick Dillard and Jill Duggar (Twitter.com)

Duggars accused of animal cruelty after son-in-law deliberately hits cat while sledding

An Instagram video showing members of Arkansas’ Duggar clan sledding on a snow-covered hill has raised animal lovers’ hackles across the Internet.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrives to address the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) conference in Washington DC, on March 2, 2015 (AFP)

Best reactions to Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu’s whistle-stop campaign speech to Congress

Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made an election stop today at the House chamber before a joint meeting of the US Congress, less a few dozen Democratic lawmakers who boycotted his stump speech.
One of two simian sculptures on Temple 11, Howler Monkey Gods. Copan, Honduras (Shutterstock)

Archaeologists discover ruins that may be the lost ‘City of the Monkey God’ — which ‘must never be found’

Archaeologists believe they have found the fabled “White City” – the “City of the Monkey God" -- built in Honduras by a vanished culture so little studied that archaeologists have not named the ancient civilization.