Awesome parenting, nine out of ten Americans believe in God: top Diggs
Wednesday 15 June 2011
The most popular news, videos and images as picked by Digg users during the last seven days, recorded on June 14.
1. The U.S. Can't Justify Its Drug War Spending
The Obama Administration is reportedly spending billions of dollars on the War On Drugs yet "has failed to achieve any of its goals" in reducing the flow of illicit drugs into the US.
2. Awesome Parenting!
A picture of a Facebook post in which a mother takes over her son's Facebook account, explains why she has banned her son from using Facebook, and tells his friends that he wet the bed until he was eight.
3. Things That Cause Rape
A photo of a girl holding up a placard that reads "Things that cause rape: flirting, the outfit I'm wearing, drinking too much, rapists" with a check in the box next to "rapists."
4. More than 9 in 10 Americans believe in God
The results of a Gallup poll revealing that 92 percent of Americans believe in God. A separate poll conducted by Gallup found that only 62 percent of Canadians and 17 percent of people living in Great Britain said that religion is very important to them.
5. Marijuana Is Safer — So Why Are We Driving People To Drink?
An article that notes that "Alcohol causes nearly four percent of deaths worldwide, more than AIDS, tuberculosis or violence," while marijuana's active compounds "pose little comparable risk to healthy cells and organs, and are incapable of causing fatal overdose."
Life & Style blogs
Rotherham child sex abuse scandal: Labour Home Office to be probed over what Tony Blair's government knew - and when
What do immigrants really think of Britain? Polish immigrant's Reddit post goes viral
Ashya King: Parents of five-year-old boy refused permission to visit him in hospital and denied bail at Spanish court
With Douglas Carswell joining Ukip, my party has taken another giant step forward
When elitism grips the top of British society to this extent, there is only one answer: abolish private schools
Ashya King: 'Cruel NHS has not given us the treatment we need', says father of five-year-old with brain tumour who fled to Spain
- 1 Half of young women unable to ‘locate vagina’ and 65% find it difficult to say the word
- 2 Perez Hilton apologises for Jennifer Lawrence naked photo leak
- 3 A teacher speaks out: 'I'm effectively being forced out of a career that I wanted to love'
- 4 Mexican woman becomes world’s 'oldest person' at 127
- 5 Jennifer Lawrence 'naked sex video' will be leaked threatens 4Chan celebrity photo hacker
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