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Archives for March 3, 2007

Belated carnivalia

It’s history time, both good and bad! First, there’s the latest History Carnival. Next, there’s the Carnival of Bad History. Enjoy!

Elder abuse by Christian clowns?

In which Christian “clowns” are being trained to invade a nursing home to “entertain” the unfortunate residents trapped within. Money quote: “If people are in need of touch, you touch them.” Coming from clowns, that just sounds a bit creepy to me. Or maybe, “Clowns can look a bit intimidating if you see a lot…