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Paul Ryan's budget plan would destroy the middle class

Paul Ryan's budget plan would destroy the middle class | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

It certainly hasn't taken long for the blue-eyed, smiling visage to be scrubbed off Paul Ryan 's putative policy masterwork, a federal budget proposal that supposedly would cut the government deficit to a shadow of its former self, as if by magic.

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Earth-size, ‘Goldilocks-zone’ planet found in distant solar system - The Washington Post

Earth-size, ‘Goldilocks-zone’ planet found in distant solar system - The Washington Post | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Kepler-186f, 500 light-years away, meets what researchers believe are two basic requirements for life.
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It's simple: criminalize revenge porn, or let men punish women they don't like

It's simple: criminalize revenge porn, or let men punish women they don't like | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Mary Anne Franks and Danielle Citron: No one should have to fear that the price of intimacy will be a ruined life. And the law can help
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Birther Leader Joseph Farah Freaks Out After Obama Makes Birth Certificate Joke

Birther Leader Joseph Farah Freaks Out After Obama Makes Birth Certificate Joke | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
WorldNetDaily editor Joseph Farah was at the forefront of the birther movement for several years until he suddenly denied ever playing a role in it when he realized that his central claim — that
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5 Reasons We Do Not Live Under Tyranny

5 Reasons We Do Not Live Under Tyranny | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
These five easily identified factors of modern American life thoroughly debunk any argument that we live under a tyrannical government's rule.
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Rachel Maddow: Why is the U.S. so reluctant to confront its own right-wing terrorists?

Rachel Maddow: Why is the U.S. so reluctant to confront its own right-wing terrorists? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Tuesday night on her MSNBC show, Rachel Maddow discussed the real threat of violence from right-wing extremists here in the U.S. as opposed to Islamic terrorism, which most Americans are much more afraid of.

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Trans Activists And Drag Queens Agree: Logo’s “She-Mail” Ban Went Too Far

Trans Activists And Drag Queens Agree: Logo’s “She-Mail” Ban Went Too Far | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Logo TV announced this week that it would pull the iconic "You've Got She-Mail" phrase from further episodes of RuPaul's Drag Race, apologizing for being "insensitive" after an Advocate blogger blasted RuPaul for using what she believed to be a "transphobic slur." Though the show has used the phrase to precede announcements given by RuPaul…
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Governor Bans Minimum Wage Increases And Paid Sick Leave Laws

Governor Bans Minimum Wage Increases And Paid Sick Leave Laws | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The law will stymie the efforts of activists in Oklahoma City to raise its minimum wage to $10.10 an hour.
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IOC pressured by All Out, U.S. lawmakers to ban anti-LGBT discrimination

IOC pressured by All Out, U.S. lawmakers to ban anti-LGBT discrimination | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The International Olympic Committee on Tuesday came under increased pressure to prohibit anti-LGBT discrimination and ensure future host countries do not have discriminatory laws on their books.
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More Rush Limbaugh Sponsors Go Silent - Boycotters Continue To Kick His A$$ets

More Rush Limbaugh Sponsors Go Silent - Boycotters Continue To Kick His A$$ets | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The boycotts, petitions, and protests continue to kick Rush Limbaugh's ad revenue, as well as the assets of the radio networks that carry him.
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Baseball Great Hank Aaron Flooded With Racist Hate Mail After Defending Obama

Baseball Great Hank Aaron Flooded With Racist Hate Mail After Defending Obama | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Atlanta Braves have been deluged with hate mail after baseball great Hank Aaron's recent comments about racism in America and President Obama's critics.
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WorldNetDaily Says Lunar Eclipse Was A Divine Warning To Obama

WorldNetDaily Says Lunar Eclipse Was A Divine Warning To Obama | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
WorldNetDaily manages to fit criticism of President Obama into nearly everything it publishes, including its story on Monday’s lunar eclipse. Citing the president's comments from January &md
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WATCH: Congressman Tells Black Constituent He’s Not Sure The Civil Rights Act Is Constitutional

WATCH: Congressman Tells Black Constituent He’s Not Sure The Civil Rights Act Is Constitutional | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Half a century after it was passed, there are still Republicans unsure about the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
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Miss. Republican Senate Candidate's Thoughts On Gays, Drugs, Libertarians

Miss. Republican Senate Candidate's Thoughts On Gays, Drugs, Libertarians | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Mississippi Republican state senator Chris McDaniel, who is challenging incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran in GOP primary made these comment on his radio show The Right Side circa 2005 and 2006.
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This Affordable, Efficient Mass Transit Technology Is Now Illegal in Tennessee

This Affordable, Efficient Mass Transit Technology Is Now Illegal in Tennessee | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Lawmakers just passed a bill making Bus Rapid Transit illegal in the state of Tennessee. And if a conservative advocacy movement gets its way, that's just the beginning.
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New Hampshire lawmakers fail to abolish capital punishment after deadlocked vote

New Hampshire lawmakers fail to abolish capital punishment after deadlocked vote | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
BOSTON (Reuters) – New Hampshire’s Senate failed to repeal the death penalty on Thursday, in a vote that capped weeks of emotional debate while focusing attention on the state’s lone death row inmate.
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Meet the next Sarah Palin

Meet the next Sarah Palin | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez is petty, vindictive, and weak on policy. Sound familiar?
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Bryan Fischer tells poor people: ‘Kiss the ground’ beneath the richest 1 percent

Bryan Fischer tells poor people: ‘Kiss the ground’ beneath the richest 1 percent | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Bryan Fischer, the director of Issues Analysis for the fundamentalist American Family Association (AFA), said on Tuesday that people who used welfare and other government services needed to “kiss the ground” beneath the richest 1 percent of Americans.

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Ken Blackwell Falsely Claims African Americans Overwhelmingly Oppose Marriage Equality

Ken Blackwell Falsely Claims African Americans Overwhelmingly Oppose Marriage Equality | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Before the 2012 election, many conservative pundits, including Ken Blackwell of the Family Research Council, predicted that African American voters would turn on President Obama because of his support
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Missouri Mayor Says He 'Kind Of Agreed' With Alleged Jewish Center Shooter

Missouri Mayor Says He 'Kind Of Agreed' With Alleged Jewish Center Shooter | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The mayor of a small Missouri town has mostly nice things to say about the white supremacist accused of killing three people at Jewish facilities last weekend.
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“You’re leaving? Are you effing kidding?” An anti-gay bigot gets humiliated

“You’re leaving? Are you effing kidding?” An anti-gay bigot gets humiliated | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Peter LaBarbera came to my college to "expose" the "gay agenda." He wasn't expecting what would happen instead
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Congressman Tells Low-Income Worker: Higher Minimum Wage Is ‘Not Right’

Congressman Tells Low-Income Worker: Higher Minimum Wage Is ‘Not Right’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Shaneeka Rainer has been working in minimum wage fast food jobs for a decade, but his congressman doesn't think he deserves a raise.
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Finland's New Stamps are Drawings of Gay Bondage Porn

Finland's New Stamps are Drawings of Gay Bondage Porn | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
I can't remember the last time I even saw a stamp, but then again I don't live in Finland, where their new stamps feature drawings of gay bondage porn.
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Donohue: No Institution 'Has Less Of A Problem' With Sexual Abuse Than The Catholic Church

Donohue: No Institution 'Has Less Of A Problem' With Sexual Abuse Than The Catholic Church | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Catholic League's Bill Donohue was a guest on yesterday's edition of "The Steve Malzberg Show" on Newsmax TV where he was asked by guest-host Ed Berliner what Pope Francis could
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Three Ways That Nevada Rancher And His Right-Wing Militia Supporters Could Wind Up Behind Bars

Three Ways That Nevada Rancher And His Right-Wing Militia Supporters Could Wind Up Behind Bars | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, who is at the center of a conflict with federal officials that nearly turned violent last week, claims that he does not "recognize [the] United States Government as even existing.” Here's three ways federal prosecutors could remind him that they exist.
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Here's A Bunch More Controversial Audio From A Miss. GOP Senate Candidate's Old Radio Show

Here's A Bunch More Controversial Audio From A Miss. GOP Senate Candidate's Old Radio Show | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Mississippi Republican state senator Chris McDaniel, who is challenging incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran in GOP primary made these comment in a promo for his radio show The Right Side in 2005 and anothe...
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