Twins Born 87 Days Apart–And That 23-Week-Old Newborn Is Astonishing!

Twins born 87 days apart

Amy Elliott was only 1 lb. 3 oz. when she was born four months early, leaving her twin sister Katie behind in the womb.  The Daily Mail reported the story of the Irish twins whose unusual births 87 days apart have set a Guinness World Record for "the longest interval between the births of twins." Tiny Amy was born on June 1, 2012, after her mother's water broke prematurely.  She was not expected to live--but she did, and she was joined by her 5 lb., 10 oz. sister Katie 87 days later.  L … [Read more...]

EWTN Gets Its Day in Court

February 4, 2015.  Mark your calendar.  That's the day when oral arguments will be heard in the Eternal Word Television Network's case against the HHS Mandate.The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, which is defending EWTN in the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, in its media advisory called EWTN "a Catholic network whose sole purpose is to spread the word of God," and noted that EWTN must fight for the right to remain faithful to the very religious message it advances.If they were to lose, E … [Read more...]

The Unfortunate Chronology of Melissa Gilbert’s Breasts: Size Doesn’t Matter

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So Half-Pint had a boob job.  And then she didn't. Melissa Gilbert is best known for her role as Laura, the bonneted daughter of a devout farmer (played by Michael Landon) in the popular TV series based on Laura Ingalls Wilder's "Little House on the Prairie." Gilbert appeared today on Good Morning America to talk her recent surgery to have her breast implants surgically removed. *     *     *     *     * The chronology of the star's notable breasts goes something like this:Gilbert was, … [Read more...]