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Day: October 16, 2013

“Anti-Semitic Elmo” Goes to Jail

Things have not been good lately for Elmo, the loveable little monster Muppet from TV’s long running children’s show “Sesame Street.”  After Elmo’s puppeteer and voiceover artist was fired amid allegations of engaging in sex with underage boys, a bogus…

US Government Shutdown Draws Array of Protests

The partial U.S. government shutdown is forcing hundreds of thousands of federal workers to stay home, restricting or shuttering government services, and sparking protests calling for lawmakers to end the budget impasse. With no spending plan for the fiscal year…