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The Contradictions of Mayor Pete Buttigieg

Moving from political obscurity as the gay mayor of South Bend, Indiana, to the media’s flavor-of-the-month Democratic presidential candidate, Mayor Pete Buttigieg announced last week that his campaign has raised over $7 million since launching his exploratory committee in January. “Mayor Pete,” as he has asked his constituents to call him, is the first of [...]

If you’ve got blue eyes, we’re cousins.

According to a new study by the University of Copenhagen, people with blue eyes most likely share a common ancestor who lived 6,000 to 10,000 years ago: "Originally, we all had brown eyes," Professor Hans Eiberg of the University of Copenhagen said in a press release. "But a genetic mutation affecting the OCA2 gene in [...]

Noah’s Ark Found?

Fox News reported yesterday that a group of explorers claim to have found the remains of Noah's Ark on Mount Ararat in Turkey. The explorers are Chinese and Turkish evangelicals from a research team of Noah's Ark Ministries: The group claims that carbon dating proves the relics are 4,800 years old, meaning they date to [...]