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Alec Baldwin Gets Hitched

Actor, Hilaria Thomas tie the knot in NYC

(Newser) - Alec Baldwin got himself married yesterday, but that was no occasion for the actor's wide sarcastic streak to take the day off, reports the New York Daily News . Walking into St. Patrick's Old Cathedral yesterday, Baldwin cornered a tourist: “You don’t always believe everything you read... More »

Woman Flashes St. Patrick's Cathedral

It was performance art, says 'Harvey Von Toast'

(Newser) - Persistent New York City flasher Holly Von Voast, also known as Harvey Von Toast, was in court yesterday charged with showing too much flesh at St. Patrick's Cathedral. Cops charged the 46-year-old show-off with indecent exposure, disorderly conduct, and marijuana possession after she allegedly removed her top while walking... More »

Sweatshop Crucifixes Stir Up Unholy Mess for Church

Religious gifts made in appalling conditions

(Newser) - Revelations that crucifixes in their gift shops are made in a Chinese sweatshop has shocked officials at New York's St. Patrick's Cathedral and Trinity Episcopal Church, who removed the crosses from stores, reports Newsday. Young workers at the crucifix factory reportedly work 15-hour days in poor conditions for only 26... More »

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