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10 Scandalous VP Stories Not in Dick Cheney’s New Book

Former Vice President Dick Cheney has a book coming out next week, which he says is going to have “heads exploding all over Washington.” One revelation: because he was worried about an incapacitating heart attack or stroke, he signed a secret resignation letter in March 2001, which was kept in a safe. As he told [...]

The Quick 10: 10 People Pronounced Dead a Bit Prematurely

Pope Benedict XV died on January 22, 1922, which isn’t all that notable by itself – after all, he was 67 and had been suffering from a pretty bad case of pneumonia all month. What is notable is that he had been declared dead several days before he actually died thanks to a foible by [...]