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North Korea's Kims Should Remember the Prophets of Baal Before Claiming to Be God

Doug Bandow | Posted 06.01.2016 | World
Doug Bandow

Too much information passes over the DPRK's borders for anyone any longer to believe the fantasies propagated in Pyongyang.

Beelzebub: An Unfairly Demonized Deity?

Liaquat Ali Khan | Posted 04.25.2016 | Religion
Liaquat Ali Khan

The story of Beelzebub, initially known as Baal, a pre-biblical god worshipped in the Middle East, furnishes illuminating insights into how gods may r...

Ancient Cult Complex Discovered, May Be Temple Of Baal

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.15.2014 | Science

Archaeologists working in Israel have discovered an "ancient cult complex," where people who lived thousands of years ago might have worshipped a Cana...

The Rolling Graffiti Trucks OF NYC's Art World

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 03.24.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

A ubiquitous sight throughout large cities like New York, the graffiti covered box truck has inherited the all-city art mantle from the subway train c...

First Nighter: Clive, Moose Murders Include Deaths in More Ways Than One

David Finkle | Posted 04.09.2013 | Arts
David Finkle

I'm only left to report that in one extraordinary week I saw both Clive and Moose Murders and am prepared in both instances to cry, "Murder most foul!" Which was worse? Please don't ask.

The Reason For The Season -- And It's Not Jesus

Kirsten West Savali | Posted 02.22.2012 | Religion
Kirsten West Savali

Biblical scholars have debunked the blind belief that Jesus was born on Dec. 25 time and time again. That is not myth, legend or subjective opinion -- that is fact.