Interracial Marriages Are More Common Than Ever Before

There was a time, not that long ago, when interracial marriage in the U.S. was a completely illegal no-no. Well, flash forward to a half-century or so later, and the picture looks completely different. Intermarriage between races has been steadily on the rise and has now, according to a new study from the Pew Research… » 2/16/12 2:00pm 2/16/12 2:00pm

Thousands Of Czechs Claim Their Religion Is 'Jedi'

In the latest Czech census, 15,000 of the country's 10.5 million inhabitants listed their religion as "Jedi knight." Stanislav Drapal, deputy head of the statistical office, defends the inclusion of the category: "We included this option (in the census form) despite a fierce debate over whether it's serious or not.… » 12/15/11 7:45pm 12/15/11 7:45pm