Throwback Thursday: Oldest footage of New York City ever!

Take a break from what you're doing and find yourself falling back in time. A simpler time, a time most for sure do not remember. This rare footage of NYC offers a glimpse of what it was like to live more than 100 years ago. The New York Post put this amazing video up from … Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Oldest footage of New York City ever!

Ben Carson: Prisons prove being gay is a choice

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WASHINGTON (CNN) — Ben Carson says homosexuality is a choice because many people “go into prison straight — and when they come out, they’re gay.”

The neurosurgeon and potential Republican candidate for president in 2016 made the comment in an interview with CNN’s Chris Cuomo that aired Wednesday on “New Day.”

Asked whether being gay is a choice, Carson responded: “Absolutely.”

“Because a lot of people who go into prison go into prison straight — and when they come out, they’re gay. So, did something happen while they were in there? Ask yourself that question,” Carson said.

That argument, Carson said, “thwarts” the notion that homosexuality isn’t a choice, which is at odds with the majority of the medical community, including the American Psychological Association, who says “most people experience little or no sense of choice about their sexual orientation.” Slate’s Mark Joseph Stern also outlined the scientific arguments against…

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