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  1. Group worships baconRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 28 | Fox News

    ... the rights of atheists and religious skeptics. One of its founding members is Whiteside's longtime friend, Penn Jillette --from the illusionist team Penn and Teller. "We're not immoral, we're not un-American. We are aethists, we are skeptics but ...

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  2. Penn & Teller's Return to Broadway Sets July 12 Opening NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 28 | Playbill

    ... and classics from their repertoirenot based on their TV shows." The team, which consists of the brash, hulking Penn Jillette and the silent, diminutive on-named Teller, made their first big splash Off-Broadway in 1985, and on Broadway in 1987 with ...

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  3. OK, we won't TGFBRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Within the crainium

    Are you tired of religious people being seen as morally superior to atheists? Of religions getting special privileges in the law, because they're perceived as better than secular non-profit organizations? As a protest, atheist friends of magician Penn Jillette of Penn & Teller had a fantastic idea in 2010. Let's start a real, legal church with a funny name, and then demand the same rights as mainstream religions: We oppose supernatural claims.

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  4. Matthew Lewis -- 'Potter's' Neville -- all grown upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | CNN

    ... strapping young man. He buffed up for roles as a soldier in "Bluestone 42" and an athlete in "Me Before You." Penn Jillette told People magazine there was no magic involved in his weight loss from 330 to 225 pounds. The performer, who is half of the ...

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  5. The couple next doorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | World Magazine

    ... need-Christ? "I've always said that I don't respect people who don't proselytize," challenges atheist Penn Jillette of the magician duo of Penn and Teller. "I don't respect that at all.a not proselytize?a We the church of Christ are salt and light. ...

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  6. PHOTO: From left, EJ Johnson in 2014 and 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | ABC News

    ... than 150 pounds, Elliot ran his first-ever marathon in November in Chicago. Famed magician and illusionist Penn Jillette of Penn and Teller dropped from 330 pounds down to 225 in just 100 days by eating healthier and cutting down his food intake. ...

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  7. Clearance sale, sizzling party in the works as Penn Jillette vacates the SlammerRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Penn Jillette and his family have moved out of his famous Las Vegas home, where the verbose half of Penn & Teller has lived since relocating to the city in 1994. This development is no less the end of an era in Las Vegas homeownership.

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  8. Penn Jillette: What shocked me about campaign videosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | CNN

    ... on social media. She is considered the front-runner among possible 2016 Democratic presidential candidates. Penn Jillette reviews the videos presidential candidates made to announce they're running. He was looking for ideas, not soundbites When it ...

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  9. Penn Jillette: What shocked me about campaign videosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | CNN

    Penn Jillette reviews the videos presidential candidates made to announce they're running. He was looking for ideas, not soundbites When it was over, he was surprised at which candidate among them would get his vote, if these were the only choices Penn Jillette, a writer, television host and frequent guest on a wide range of shows, is half of the Emmy Award-winning magic act duo Penn & Teller.

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  10. Adam Pascal, Penn, Teller & More In New Atheism Documentary a Better LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    RENT alum Adam Pascal , upcoming Broadway magicians Penn & Teller and many more famous faces appear in a new documentary all about atheism titled A BETTER LIFE: AN EXPLORATION OF JOY & MEANING IN A WORLD WITHOUT GOD. The official description of A BETTER LIFE is as follows: "There is no God.

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  11. Notes on MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | University City Review

    Azuka Theatre ends its current season with the local premiere of Stephen Karam's "Speech & Debate", a dark high school comedy running from May 6 through 24, a tale of sex and secrets staged by Producing Artistic Director Kevin Glaccum and featuring Bryan Black, Dane Eissler, Zoe Richards and Rebekah Sharp. Studio X, 1340 S. 13th.

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  12. They've Got Magic to Do! Tickets Now On Sale for Penn & Teller on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Broadway

    Tickets are now available for legendary magical duo Penn and Teller's aptly named show Penn & Teller on Broadway! The production will play the Marquis Theatre for a limited engagement from July 7 through August 16. The Gloria and Emilio Estefan musical On Your Feet! is set to begin performances at the venue in October. Penn Jillette and one-name wonder Teller first appeared on Broadway in 1987, after they were a hit off-Broadway in 1985.

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  13. Forum WeaponsRead the original story

    May 2, 2015 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    PROTIP: Press 'i' to view the image gallery, 'v' to view the video gallery, or 'r' to view a random entry. Forum Weapons refers to a loose series of online videos clips and edits, posted to forums, image boards, and comment threads.

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  14. Strip Scribbles: Mariah Carey, Andy Walmsley, 'Love Boat,' 'Idaho,' Penn & TellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Mariah Carey performs the final stop of her The Angels Advocate Tour at The Colosseum in Caesars Palace on Feb. 27, 2010. Diva songstress Mariah Carey is filming the video for her new single "Infinity" today in Los Angeles with director Brett Ratner .

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  15. Penn Jillette on Howard Johnson's, Spam goes upscale, Ben Shewry respects nature: Reading About EatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | NOLA.com

    The comedy and magic duo Penn & Teller. Penn Jillette penned an homage to Howard Johnson's for Eater.

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  16. Penn Jillette's Big Dumb American Crush on Howard Johnson'sRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Eater

    ... grim, wonderful and terrible. Here, the magician, comedian, taller half of Penn & Teller, and general polymath Penn Jillette on the turquoise and orange paradise of Howard Johnson's.

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  17. Eugene RaggiRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    Eugene P. Raggi, 88, of Slovan, PA. died Friday, April 17, 2015, at his home surrounded by his loving family.

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  18. Penn & Teller join Las Vegas for Afan Aids Walk - PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Raymond Teller , front left, along with Penn Jillette wait for the start of the Aid for AIDS of Nevada 25th Annual AIDS Walk Las Vegas at Town Square Las Vegas, South Las Vegas Boulevard, Las Vegas, Sunday, April 19, 2015. Penn Jillette speaks to the crowd prior to the start of the Aid for AIDS of Nevada 25th Annual AIDS Walk Las Vegas at Town Square Las Vegas, South Las Vegas Boulevard, Las Vegas, Sunday, April 19, 2015.

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  19. Entering 25th annual Afan Aids walk, Penn Jillette talks - Ducks,' - Fool Us' and plans for BroadwayRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Lately, Penn Jillette has been musing about curtailing Penn & Teller's long commitment to AFAN, as the organization preps for its 25th annual AIDS Walk. When checking the dates in the duo's performance calendar, juggled like broken bottles in Jillette's stage act, you can see why.

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  20. Watch this, skip that: 'Silicon Valley' and 'Veep'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | The Wave

    The Pied Piper ensemble from “Silicon Valley”: from left, Zach Woods, T.J. Miller, Thomas Middleditch, Kumail Nanjiani and Martin Starr. "Silicon Valley," 10 p.m. and "Veep," 10:30 p.m. Sunday, HBO "The funniest hour of television" is a phrase used by many networks to promote back-to-back comedies - a claim that ranges from defensible to outrageous .

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