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Jewcy Zeitgeist: Wedding Massacre, Van Gogh Ear Debate, and Seals Banned

Here are today’s top stories in no particular order: 44 are dead after a Turkish wedding massacre, including the bride and groom. Eight suspects have been arrested. President Obama has nominated a new head to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, Inez Moore … Read More

By / May 5, 2009

Here are today’s top stories in no particular order:

  • New controversy has arisen as to whether Vincent Van Gogh cut off his own ear or if he lost it in a scuffle with fellow artist and friend Paul Gaugin.
  • Iranian-American journalist Roxana Saberi, who has been on a hunger strike in a Tehran prison after being convicted of espionage, has been hospitalized for malnourishment.