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Transgender Teen Cast as Lead in ‘Saved by the Bell’ Reboot

Editor’s Note: the following article comes from Huffington Post. Any opinions therein are NOT those of Jesus Name News or it’s staff. The hotly-anticipated “Saved by the Bell” reboot is moving forward with Josie Totah as its star.  Totah will play Lexi, described in press notes as “a beautiful, sharp-tongued cheerleader and the most popular girl …

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Ending the Game of Thrones Wars

Right now Game of Thrones is all the craze, but in Christian circles, it’s all the controversy. Technically, this debate has been going on since the 2011 inception of the popular HBO series based on George R.R. Martin’s successful fantasy novels. With the show as popular as ever, though, the controversy has reemerged, and everyone …

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Can a Christian Watch Game of Thrones?

This will not be a long post. Because the issue doesn’t seem all that complicated. I don’t understand Christians watching Game of Thrones. Whenever there is a new episode, my Twitter feed overflows with people talking about Game of Thrones. First off, I’m always amazed that this many people have HBO. But second, and much …

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Benny Hinn to Launch Christian Network Highlighting Power of God

Evangelist Benny Hinn and world-renowned Nigerian Pastor Chris Oyakhilome of Believers’ LoveWorld Inc. and Christ Embassy are partnering to launch a brand-new Christian cable television channel. Hinn, best known for his miracle crusades, has been in international ministry for 40 years. Millions of people have also been touched by powerful messages of salvation through the …

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Help Stop This Blasphemous Show!

Help us stop “Claws” from ever airing! On Sunday, June 11, at 9:00 p.m. ET/8:00 p.m. CT, TNT network will televise an extremely graphic and blasphemous program like none we have ever seen. The trailer appears to be a trashy show about a nail salon and how they launder drug money, but it is so …

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Conservatives Slam Disney’s Display of Gay Characters Kissing in Cartoon

In keeping with what the company describes as a longstanding policy to be inclusive, Disney XD, for the first time in the company’s history, included several gay characters kissing in an episode of “Star vs. The Forces of Evil,” one of its most popular cartoons on Monday. And conservatives are not happy about it. The …

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Each hour schoolchildren spend watching television sees testing results fall by equivalent of two grades, says new research

Each hour that schoolchildren spend in front of the television or computer every day sees their GCSE results fall by the equivalent of two grades, warns new research by the University of Cambridge. In the first study of its kind, researchers analysed the activities of more than 800 teenagers from 18 schools across Cambridgeshire and …

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‘Sex Box’ Judge Is a Christian Pastor Who Says She Rejected Three Offers to Participate in the Show — but That God Changed Her Mind

There’s been no shortage of controversy over “Sex Box,” the WE TV show in which participants have sex inside of a soundproof box and then emerge to speak with a panel of judges and relationship experts about the experience — but did you know that one of the judges is a Christian preacher? Pastor Yvonne …

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