Music of the Day: The First Single From the Singing Nun Who Won 'The Voice of Italy' is a Cover of Madonna's 'Like a Virgin'

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The 26-year-old singing nun Cristina Scuccia defended her song choice in an interview with Italian Newspaper Avvernire saying, "Reading the text, without being influenced by previous interpretations, you discover that it is a song about the power of love to renew people [and] rescue them from their past."

Scuccia added, "I'd like to see her face when they tell her it's a nun singing."

Badass Dad of the Day

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Anthony Marinos is on a mission to help his dad Paul achieve his dream:

My father loves Lady Gaga and Madonna, and he wants nothing more than for them to perform on stage together for a good cause. He also believes that he's not the only one.

Yeah, we'll totally sign Paul's Change.org petition -- he's only 999,934 supporters from his goal. His plea if so hilariously legit.

Mary, Mother Of Geek of the Day

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These modern Madonnas are the work of sculptor Soasig Chamaillard, and there are plenty more to go around.

Don't miss the Mario, Sailor Moon, and My Little Pony versions, to name a few.

Now You're A Man of the Day

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It was 1992, he'd commissioned a custom screen-printed Madonna dress shirt, and it was his Bar Mitzvah -- really, what could Shaun Sperling have done except bust a move to "Vogue"?

No surprise here -- Sperling grew up to be a gay activist and lawyer in Chicago.

Happy birthday, Madge!

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Kids Perform The Darndest Song of the Day

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Arturo Avina's kindergartners at LAUSD's Olympic Primary Center performed Madonna's "Vogue" for their culmination, to much online acclaim. According to YouTube commenter Ezra Suh:

The boys and girls started the school year as shy English learners and have bloomed into confident kindergarten graduates who exude stage presence as they sang and performed their unique choreography to "Vogue". Mr. Avina is a gifted teacher who has helped each and every student succeed academically as well as develop a love for the arts.

Mr. Avina explained what motivated him: "My kids were little superstars this past year, and what better song to celebrate it with than 'Vogue'?"

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Madonna Miffed At MIA of the Day

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Madonna Miffed At MIA of the Day: Madonna is finally opening up about the now-infamous MIA bird-flipping incident that took place during her Super Bowl halftime show.

Speaking on Ryan Seacrest's radio show this morning, Her Madgesty said she didn't even know about the digital malfunction until after the show.

"I found

APB of the Day

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APB of the Day: A man who served a 10-year sentence for stalking Madonna has escaped from a mental hospital in Los Angeles.

54-year-old Robert Dewey Hoskins is said to be "a very psychotic man when not taking his medication" and is prone to "very violent tendencies