Controversial film about last tsar approved for release in Russia

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Controversial film about last tsar approved for release in Russia
Alexei Uchitels Matilda, which depicts affair between Nicholas II and ballet dancer, has faced calls for ban from religious and conservative critics The Russian culture ministry has cleared a film depicting a love affair between Russias last tsar and a ballerina for nationwide release, despite protests from conservative critics who have demanded it be banned. […]

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Censors order bleeping of ‘cow’ in film on Indian economist Amartya Sen

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Censors order bleeping of ‘cow’ in film on Indian economist Amartya Sen
Director of documentary about Indian economist says he is shocked by list of words that must be bleeped out Indias film censors have ordered that a documentary about the a Harvard professor and essayist, could be released only if certain words were bleeped out. Those words reportedly included cow, Hindu India, Hindutva a reference to […]

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She Was Nearly Killed When She Fell, But The Fall Miraculously Cured Her

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She Was Nearly Killed When She Fell, But The Fall Miraculously Cured Her
A new film called Miracles From Heaven chronicles the life of a girl named Annabel Beam, who was diagnosed with two incurable diseases as a child. She was suffering from chronic pain until she fell 30 feet out of a tree one day and landed on her head. Miraculously, Annabel’s diseases were cured because of […]

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There are 15 People on the Planet Right Now Who Seriously Think They’re God.

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There are 15 People on the Planet Right Now Who Seriously Think They’re God.
This is apparently such a common occurrence that there’s an entire section to it devoted to it on Wikipedia. It seems that the life of the average person is not enough for some, and so these folks decided to get really ambitious and aim for godhood. It kind of worked out for some of them–as L. […]

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