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  1. New Game: Crusader Kings II: Holy FuryRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MobyGames

    Christ may rule in Rome and Constantinople, but Northern Europe is still home to the old gods of war and the hearth. These faiths will collide in fierce combat as the Prince of Peace brings conversion by the sword, and Gods of Nature demand unnatural sacrifices as the price of their favor.


  2. China says it supports and protects all cultures in XinjiangRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | South China Morning Post

    Document comes as Beijing faces a backlash from foreign governments for holding up to 1 million Muslims in re-education camps China has released a policy white paper boasting of its protection of ethnic cultures in Xinjiang, and defying mounting criticism that it is undermining the religious and ethnic identity of Muslim minorities through mass internment and indoctrination in the far western region. The document, titled "Cultural protection and development in Xinjiang", was issued on Thursday by the State Council Information A Office and comes as Beijing faces a rising backlash from foreign governments for holding up to 1 million Uygurs and other Muslim groups in a sprawling network of re-education camps.


  3. Missouri pastor says yoga has 'demonic roots.' Yogis respond: That's 'ludicrous.'Read the original story

    Wednesday | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Yoga positions 'were created with demonic intent, to open you up to demonic power because Hinduism is demonic,' the pastor said. A pastor of an Assemblies of God megachurch recently took aim at yoga, saying it has "demonic roots" and warning Christians to avoid the popular activity.


  4. The Resurgence of Witches in Pop Culture, Like Sabrina, and in "AHS...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | Teen Vogue

    The Resurgence of Witches in Pop Culture, Like Sabrina, and in "AHS Coven" and "Charmed," Reflects Women in the Real World In this piece, writer Kelsea Stahler explores how a resurgence of witches in popular culture aligns with women's fight for autonomy. Every year, the first blustery day of October comes along with a wave of Halloween tidings - pumpkin spice lattes, decorative gourds, and cozy mugs emblazoned with phrases like "Trick or Treat Yourself."


  5. An entire generation is losing hope. Enter the witch.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | The Washington Post

    Salem witch Sandra Wright blows in the fumes from the incense during the Salem Witches' Magic Circle on Oct. 31. Ahead of the midterms, a crowd of witches gathered in New York to place a public hex on Supreme Court Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh. "Foster within us bravery and cloak us in armor as we face an enemy who seems insurmountable," chanted Dakota Bracciale, co-owner of the Brooklyn "metaphysical boutique" where the event was held.


  6. Crusader Kings II Holy Fury ReleasedRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Blue's News

    Paradox announces they have unleashed Holy Fury upon Crusader Kings II with the release of the largest-yet expansion for the medieval strategy game. This is available for Windows, Linux, and macOS through the Paradox Store or Steam .


  7. Missouri pastor delivers fire and brimstone style sermon warning against 'demonic' yogaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Daily Mail

    Missouri pastor delivers fire and brimstone style sermon warning Christians to stop going to yoga because of its 'demonic roots' Pastor John Lindell warned attendees of the James River Church in Ozark, Missouri, that practicing yoga would open them up to 'demonic power' A Missouri Megachurch pastor is facing a backlash from outraged yogis after he took a religious swipe at 'demonic' yoga. Pastor John Lindell told members of his 10,000 plus congregation, at James River Church in Ozark, they should stop taking part in the popular activity because of its 'demonic roots,' as reported by the Springfield News-Leader .


  8. The Surprising Way Fantastic Beasts Stars Ezra Miller And Claudia Kim Bonded While Making The MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Cinema Blend News

    In Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald , we don't see the origins of the relationship between Credence and Nagini , but it's clear they have grown close in the time since the previous movie. They are both outsiders with trouble finding their place in society, and it creates a strong bond between them.


  9. Best 1983 AdventuresRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Hilobrow

    In John Thunstone's first novel -length outing, the sword cane-wielding paranormal investigator heads to England to investigate Old Thunder, a stone-age outline cut into a hillside, as well as the Dream Stone, a toppled menhir that resembles a human form. Pagan practices linger, in the sleepy village of Claines; is a malevolent entity that the villager's ancestors once worshiped as a god preparing to return? An atmospheric novel, where the tension builds slowly: Thunstone is welcomed to the town by the new constable, the town's vicar, and an attractive "white witch," but viewed with suspicion by other locals.


  10. Celebrating Jewish Life - countering LGBT lifestyles Yehezkel LaingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Is it a coincidence that the world's oldest people, despite countless attempts to destroy them, also has the strongest laws against homosexual relationships? All things are mortal but the Jew, all other forces pass, but he remains. What is the secret of his immortality?" Is it a coincidence that the world's oldest people, despite countless attempts to destroy them, also has the strongest laws against same-sex relationships? The rebirth of the State of Israel after the Holocaust is perhaps the greatest proof of the incredible life force within the Jewish people.


  11. The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Christmas SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | WBBM-FM Chicago

    If you love the Chillin Adventures of Sabrina on Netflix and don't think you can't wait until season 2...crumbs to get us thru are on the way! Now it won't be your "traditional" Christmas show we're use to...after all it's about a teenage witch! The episode finds the Church of Night celebrating the Winter Solstice by singing pagan carols and telling ghost stories. As the logline promises, "you never know what might come down the chimney."


  12. 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' Is Coming Home For ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | Film School Rejects

    Not to sound corny or anything, but Chilling Adventures of Sabrina put a spell on me. Fine, that was quite corny; but the first season conjured up one hella fun, spooky treat that seduced many of us with its devilish magic.


  13. Netflix will drop a 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' holiday episodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | Engadget

    If you've already watched the first season of the Chilling Adventures of Sabrina , which debuted last month, you might be pleased to learn that Netflix has a holiday episode of the series in the works. The streaming giant will release Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: A Midwinter's Tale on December 14th, and it will focus on the Spellman crew as they and their coven celebrate the winter solstice.


  14. Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina Is Getting A Christmas Special, Watch The First TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | Cinema Blend News

    When Chilling Adventures of Sabrina isn't being sued by real-life Satanists , its characters apparently celebrate Christmas -- just like many mortals who don't practice dark magic and devil devotion. The all-purpose "holiday season" is actually a perfect time for a Chilling special on the Winter Solstice, which Sabrina Spellman is getting December 14. Netflix shared a sizzle reel teasing all of its upcoming holiday content, including clips from Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: A Midwinter's Tale : Love how Aunt Hilda even references hunkering down to watch Christmas movies.


  15. Netflix's Holiday Schedule Is Here to Bring You So Much JoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | E! Online

    They certainly do, because this year, they're going all out for the holidays, making our dreams come true with sequels, new movies, new specials, and more extremely valid reasons to put on cozy sweaters and cozy socks and spend our wintry days on the couch with the hottest of chocolate. Genuinely, if you're a fan of things on Netflix, this list is going to make you squeal with delight, and also maybe confusion.


  16. The Qur'an and the Modern Self: A HeterotopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | Juan Cole

    This essay has just been published in Social Research: An International Quarterly , Volume 85, No. 3, Fall 2018, pp.


  17. Want to learn magic? In Frederick, you have optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 |

    Julie Skaarup and Catie Peiper seemed predestined to meet. They might even say that their meeting was manifested, their energies calling them together for a higher purpose, even if they didn't know it at the time.


  18. New Catchphrase: Neo-PaganismRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2006 | ScienceBlogs

    In the 80s, the standard name for the enemies of the religious right was "secular humanist." The secular humanists were on the march everywhere.


  19. Bjork's Movie Debut, The Juniper Tree, Is Restored and RevisitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | Hyperallergic

    The movie was the first feature from Nietzchka Keene, who worked on microscopic budgets, often incorporating mythological or supernatural elements. Each year, AFI Fest devotes part of its program to its Cinema's Legacy series, a retrospective of older films deserving of rediscovery.


  20. What is Texas A&M's Mascot?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | Red Cup Rebellion

    The Texas A&M Aggies are one of the two newest members of the Southeastern Conference. When they and Missouri were added to the conference in 2012, the move was widely celebrated as an astute, necessary one that was beneficial to all parties involved.