Miss Cleo, Famed TV “Psychic,” is Dead

Miss Cleo, the self-proclaimed psychic whose commercials were everywhere a couple of decades ago, has died of cancer at age 53, according to TMZ.


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Tim LaHaye, Co-Author of the Left Behind Series, Has Died

Tim LaHaye, the evangelical Christian author whose Left Behind series sold tens of millions of copies (and led to one god-awful Nicolas Cage movie), has died following a stroke. He was 90 years old.


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Former Orthodox Jew Commits Suicide After Her Still-Devout Daughters Refuse All Contact With Her

Last Sunday, 50-year-old Esti Weinstein was found dead inside her car near the city of Ashdod in Israel. Her suicide note referenced the fact that she had left ultra-Orthodox Judaism eight years ago, a decision that led nearly all of her seven adult daughters to cut ties with their mother completely.


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Christopher Hitchens is “Dead and Gone,” Sings Band in Song Honoring His Legacy

A band called The Iron Boot Scrapers sang a tribute to the late Christopher Hitchens at the recent Brighton (UK) Fringe festival. Because it’s never too late to honor those you respect.


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After Battle With Terminal Illness, “Heaven Over Hospital” Child Dies at Home (As She Requested)

A terminally ill five-year-old who said she wouldn’t want to go to the hospital if things got really bad passed away this week. Julianna Snow died in her home, surrounded by the people she loved.

But was it unfair for her parents to tell her that her choices were “Heaven” or “hospital”? A lot of critics say so.

I’m not buying it.

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