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Theater That Planned to Screen ‘Team America’ After ‘The Interview’ Was Yanked Cancels Showing - the Reported Reason Has Americans Up in Arms

theblaze.com — The Alamo Drafthouse in Dallas has been forced to cancel its planned screening of "Team America" in place of "The Interview" later this month after Paramount reportedly refused to let the theater screen the 2004 satire comedy by South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone. The movie mocks...

Ranked: The Top 15 Christmas TV Specials

theblaze.com — From the December 2014 issue of TheBlaze Magazine: The Christmas season offers some of the greatest television ever made, from touching commercials to holiday episodes of your favorite shows to seasonal specials. There is always something available for families to gather and watch this time of...

China Reportedly Tests New Missile That Could Put ‘Entire U.S. at Risk’

theblaze.com — China has reportedly tested a new intercontinental ballistic missile that has the range to reach any city in the United States. According to the Washington Free Beacon, China carried out a flight test Saturday for the long-range missile -- called the DF-41 -- which marks the first successful...

A Glimpse Into Evil of the Taliban: ’We Have Killed All the Children… What Do We Do Now?’

theblaze.com — After terrorists invaded a Pakistan high school and slaughtered more than 130 students, one of the Taliban militants reportedly had one of his last conversations with his handler. The chilling transcripts of the conversation were apparently provided to local newspapers by law enforcement officials. "We have killed all...
Dec 18, 2014

SICK: A Glimpse Into Evil of the Taliban: ’We Have Killed All the Children… What Do We Do Now?’ theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

How Much Do You Really Know About Christmas?

theblaze.com — Find TheBlaze on your TV This zipcode is invalid, please try again Spread the word! If you can't find TheBlaze, please call to upgrade your package But you can help! Call at or press CONTINUE to email your provider and urge them to add TheBlaze to your channel lineup.
Dec 18, 2014

How much do you really know about Christmas? I got 12 out of 18... not bad: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

‘Mountain Man’ Reveals How He Landed on ‘Duck Dynasty’, His Take on Faith and Fame - and the Common Critter He Just Loves to Eat

theblaze.com — Tim "Mountain Man" Guraedy, a friend of the Robertson family who sporadically appears on A&E's "Duck Dynasty," dropped by TheBlaze newsroom Wednesday to discuss his faith, how he met America's most famous reality TV family - and to share some pearls of wisdom. Guraedy, who recently released a book about...

What This Christian Politician Said During a Hanukkah Menorah Lighting Ceremony Is Raising Some Eyebrows

theblaze.com — When the Jewish community gathered Tuesday afternoon in Springfield, Massachusetts, to mark the start of Hanukkah with a menorah lighting ceremony, one politician's remarks raised some eyebrows. After his fellow officials spoke, Bud Williams, a city counselor, issued a jaw-dropping proclamation that has led to a fair bit of...
Dec 18, 2014

This Christian politician said something that raised some eyebrows during a Hanukkah celebration. theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

The government wrote a story for BuzzFeed and it totally didn’t break the Internet

theblaze.com — The U.S. Department of Transportation tried it's hand at a hip, funny article for BuzzFeed about how to drive safely during the holidays - and it totally failed to break the Internet or even get any attention at all. The department's list of 10 ways to make holiday...
Dec 18, 2014

The government wrote an article for BuzzFeed that totally DIDN'T break the Internet: bit.ly/1AiLsxQ

Texas Theater Plans Bold Move to Defy Hackers After Sony Cancels Theatrical Release of ‘The Interview’

theblaze.com — The Alamo Drafthouse in Dallas, Texas, was determined to screen "The Interview" despite terror threats made against theaters who decided to show the controversial Kim Jong-un assassination comedy. Even when Sony Pictures announced on Wednesday it was canceling the movie's Dec. 25 theatrical release, the Texas theater dug...
Dec 18, 2014

RT @theblaze: Texas theater plans bold move to defy hackers after Sony cancels theatrical release of "The Interview": theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Dec 17, 2014

TEXAS EPIC: Texas Theater Plans Bold Move to Defy Hackers After Sony Cancels Theatrical Release of ‘The Interview’: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Experts Make Massive Discovery Under the Sand of the Egyptian Desert - and It’s Left Them Puzzled

theblaze.com — A team of archeologists say they have unearthed an ancient cemetery in the Egyptian desert containing more than one million mummies buried approximately 1,500 years ago. "We are fairly certain we have over a million burials within this cemetery. It's large, and it's dense," project director Kerry Muhlestein said...
Dec 18, 2014

RT @theblaze: Experts make massive discovery under the Egyptian desert sand and it's left them puzzled: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1… pic.twitter.com/DSa4eTTT1M

Dec 17, 2014

Archeologists unearth million mummy cemetery in Egypt — but aren’t sure where they came from: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1… pic.twitter.com/0yjnF2cQke

Sony Pictures Cancels December 25th Theatrical Release of ‘The Interview’ (UPDATE: No Further Release Plans)

theblaze.com — Sony Pictures said in a statement Wednesday afternoon that they have decided not to move forward with the planned December 25th theatrical release of "The Interview" amid terror threats. MORE: Sony Pictures on "The Interview": "We have decided not to move forward with the planned December 25 theatrical release" - @khinman - TheBlazeNOW (@TheBlazeNOW) December 17, 2014 This is a breaking news story.
Dec 17, 2014

RT @TheBlazeNOW: UPDATE: @SonyPictures has “no further release plans” for “The Interview,” including releasing film on video-on-demand theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Dec 17, 2014

RT @TheBlazeNOW: UPDATE: @SonyPictures has “no further release plans” for “The Interview,” including releasing film on video-on-demand theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Michelle Obama Also Told the Story of Her Apparent Brush With Racism at Target in 2013 - but It Sounded a Lot Different Back Then

theblaze.com — Appearing on "Late Show" with David Letterman in 2013, First Lady Michelle Obama also told the story of how a woman once asked her for help getting something off a shelf. It's the same story she told in a recent interview with People magazine, in which she seemingly suggested...
Dec 17, 2014

When Michelle Obama told "racist" Target story in 2013 to Letterman, it was because the woman was "short." theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

Marco Rubio: ‘This Congress is Not Going to Lift the Embargo’

theblaze.com — Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) on Wednesday threw cold water on President Barack Obama's plans to talk to Congress about lifting the U.S. embargo against Cuba. "This Congress is not going to lift the embargo," Rubio told reporters just moments after Obama outlined his plans.
Dec 17, 2014

Rubio on Obama's negotiation with Cuba: 'The White House has conceded everything, and gained little' bit.ly/1sFNSG7

Cuban-American senators blast Obama’s decision to swap Cuban spies for American aide worker

theblaze.com — Cuban-American senators from opposing political parties both had harsh words Wednesday for President Barack Obama's decision to trade three convicted Cuban spies for an American held prisoner in Cuba for the last five years. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), whose parents emigrated from Cuba, blasted Obama for being "the...
Dec 17, 2014

RT @theblaze: Cuban-American senators - on both sides of the aisle - blast Obama's deal with Cuba: theblaze.com/blog/2014/12/1… pic.twitter.com/rhn6TzNoeA

Dec 17, 2014

Cuban-American senators not fans of Obama's prisoner swap, one R, one D: bit.ly/1sAcYjY

Michelle Obama’s Example of Racism in America: I Was Asked to Get Something Off the Shelf at Target

theblaze.com — First lady Michelle Obama said a woman asked her for help getting something off a shelf at Target, describing racial experiences she's had. "I think people forget that we've lived in the White House for six years," Michelle Obama told People magazine. "Before that, Barack Obama was a black...
Dec 17, 2014

Michelle Obama’s example of racism in US: I was asked to get something off the shelf at Target theblaze.com/stories/2014/1… pic.twitter.com/OYOR90ny5j

Who Were the Sony Hackers Taking Orders From? U.S. Investigators Believe They Have the Answer

theblaze.com — The hackers that executed a devastating attack on Sony were acting on orders from North Korean leaders, according to U.S. investigators. CNN and NBC both reported Wednesday evening that a U.S. "assessment" concluded the communist country was responsible for the cyberattack. https://twitter.com/JesseRodriguez/status/545354948020801536/ According to CNN, U.S.

Is Your State ‘Naughty’ or ‘Nice’ When It Comes to Having Christmas Spirit? This Infographic Has the Answer

theblaze.com — Which states have the most holiday spirit? That's the question that AccuRadio, a streaming music company, set out to answer in recent analysis of the Christmas music being consumed on its more than 50 holiday channels. With more than 1 million active users, AccuRadio dove into its listener data...

People Immediately Noticed ‘Revolting’ Image Caught in Background of Photo Featuring American Freed From Cuba

theblaze.com — U.S. contractor Alan Gross was released by the Cuban government on Wednesday after roughly five years in captivity as part of President Barack Obama's major, unilateral deal with Cuba. Critics of the deal were quick to notice something "ironic" in a photo of Gross that was circulating across...
Dec 17, 2014

ICYMI: People Immediately Noticed ‘Revolting’ Image Caught in Background of Photo Featuring American Freed From Cuba: theblaze.com/stories/2014/1…

The White House statement on Cuba that nobody believes

theblaze.com — The White House insisted Wednesday that its decision to give Cuba three of its spies back had nothing to do with Cuba's decision to return Alan Gross back to the United States - a claim that was rejected as baloney by members of Congress, and was also revealed as...
Dec 18, 2014

Little known fact: Obama commuted the sentences of the three Cuban spies. Story from late Wed: bit.ly/1wiyNK8