Valentine's Day

Chelsea Handler Wishes Robert Mueller Happy Valentines Day

Failed Netflix talk show host Chelsea Handler wished FBI Special Counsel Robert Mueller a Happy Valentines Day on Thursday, expressing hope that he would soon indict Donald Trump Jr. on charges of Russian collusion.

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Top Pakistani Court Confirms Ban on Haram Valentine’s Day

The Islamabad High Court (IHC) in Muslim-majority Pakistan on Tuesday sustained its decision to outlaw Valentine’s Day celebrations and the promotion of the February 14 Christian holiday across the country, ordering authorities to take action on revelers.

Pakistani men protest against Valentine's Day celebrations in Karachi on February 12, 2017

SweetHearts Conversation Hearts Off the Shelves for Valentines 2019

SweetHearts — tiny heart-shaped candies normally sold around Valentine’s Day — will be unavailable in 2019 after their producer, Necco, went out of business in 2018. It will be the first absence of the love-themed sweets from the market in 153 years.

Caption: FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2009 file photo, colored "Sweethearts" candy is held in bulk prior to packaging at the New England Confectionery Company in Revere, Mass. Four bidders are vying to buy the bankrupt manufacturer of Necco Wafers, Sweethearts and other iconic candies. A bankruptcy auction is …

Glazov: Hating Valentine’s

Today, February 14, is Valentine’s Day, the sacred day that intimate companions mark to celebrate their love and affection for one another.

Pakistani men protest against Valentine's Day celebrations in Karachi on February 12, 2017

Top Shi’ite Cleric: Muslims Permitted to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

JAFFA, Israel – A top Shi’ite cleric astounded his followers by saying that celebrating Valentine’s Day is not a transgression. Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani of Iraq, one of the most eminent Shi’ite clergyman, decreed that observing the Christian festival of


S.F. Nude Parade for Valentine’s Day

On Saturday, San Francisco nudists marched from Castro and Market streets to City Hall to hold the “Valentine’s Nude Love Parade,” to celebrate “love,” according to its organizer.

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Pakistan Bans Valentine’s Day as ‘Insult to Islam’

Pakistani Minister for the Interior Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has ordered a ban on Valentine’s Day for the capital city of Islamabad, promising “strict action” against anyone caught engaged in outward celebration of the festivity.


What Obama’s Valentine Story Says About His Islamic Extremism Response

The president’s speech at the conference on combating violent extremism Wednesday wasn’t nearly as bad as some of his other recent statements on the topic. He did not repeat the silly claim that ISIS is not Islamic. He did not refer to the Crusades or the Inquisition. And he at least attempted to explain why he refuses to adopt the phrase “Islamic extremist.”

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