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By Brian Attenberg On Monday, October 30th, 2017
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WATCH: Ripley’s Gerrold Vincent Hooks a New World Record

The Big Apple was the setting for Ripley’s latest stunt, where Gerrold Vincent (aka “One Hook wonder”) decided to catch some world record-breaking hang time in a most peculiar way. Vincent, a former member More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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What is Ash Wednesday? What is Lent? Why are they practiced?

Today is Ash Wednesday, a day of fasting, and the first day of Lent. Lent is 40 fasting days before Easter, observed by many Western Christians, including Anglicans, Lutherans, Methodists, Presbyterians, and Roman More...

By Stephen Nevets On Sunday, January 27th, 2013
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‘Beasts of the Southern Wild’ star Quvenzhané Wallis will join Minions from ‘Despicable Me 2’ for Fat Tuesday parade

Stars from the Oscar nominated “Beasts of the Southern Wild” will serve as Grand Marshals with Minions from “Despicable Me” in the Fat Tuesday parade in February, said the Krewe of Argus More...



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