This Kid Got Shot In The Face. Why Is He So Lucky?

It's become all too normal to hear stories of deadly shooting rampages in public places in America. Massacres like those in Aurora, Chicago, and Oak Creek just this summer seem almost commonplace now, while reasoned discussion about the availability of guns on our streets remains all too rare. Thank goodness for individuals like this. 

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In one of the most glaringly hypocritical moves in recent history, the band formerly known as Lady Antebellum is suing black blues singer Anita "Lady A" White, to use her stage name she's performed under for over three decades.

Lady Antebellum announced it had changed its name to Lady A on June 11 as part of its commitment to "examining our individual and collective impact and marking the necessary changes to practice antiracism."

Antebellum refers to an era in the American south before the civil war when black people were held as slaves.

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