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Poll shows slippage for Akin

Poll shows slippage for Akin | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
This poll was conducted by Mason-Dixon Polling & Research Inc. of Washington on Aug. 22 and Aug. 23. A total of 625 registered Missouri voters were interviewed statewide by telephone.
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Libertarian ‘Utopia’ Styled After Ayn Rand Book Spectacularly Falls Apart Almost Immediately

Libertarian ‘Utopia’ Styled After Ayn Rand Book Spectacularly Falls Apart Almost Immediately | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
It's hard to feel sorry for them.
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We have a winner! Elisabeth Hasselbeck is first Fox host to link NFL scandals to Benghazi

We have a winner! Elisabeth Hasselbeck is first Fox host to link NFL scandals to Benghazi | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Elisabeth Hasselbeck on Tuesday may have become the very first Fox News host to connect the domestic violence scandal involving NFL player Ray Rice to the 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi.

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DA Who Went After Kid For Jesus Statue Prank Is An Adulterous Porn Addict

DA Who Went After Kid For Jesus Statue Prank Is An Adulterous Porn Addict | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
District Attorney Bill Higgins, of Bedford County, PA is viciously prosecuting a boy who simulated oral sex with a statue of Jesus. It turns out that Mr. Higgins has a few dirty habits of his own, ...
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SPLC Warns Of Neo-Confederate White Supremacists Organizing For Insurrection

SPLC Warns Of Neo-Confederate White Supremacists Organizing For Insurrection | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The secessionist minded League of the South has begun organizing itself a uniformed militia with an eye to military insurrection according to a new report
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Building Legacy, Obama Reshapes Appellate Bench

Building Legacy, Obama Reshapes Appellate Bench | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
After a change in Senate filibuster rules, judges appointed by Democrats now hold a majority of seats on the United States Courts of Appeals, a tilt that has far-reaching consequences for President Obama’s legacy.
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‘Django Unchained’ actress detained by cops because they assumed she was a hooker

‘Django Unchained’ actress detained by cops because they assumed she was a hooker | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

An African-American actress and her white boyfriend have accused two Studio City policemen of detaining her after watching her make out with him, believing she was a prostitute with a client.

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Texas Textbook Battle Heats Up With Claims Of Conservative Bias

Texas Textbook Battle Heats Up With Claims Of Conservative Bias | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Another battle could be brewing over Texas textbooks, this time because scholars say the proposed lessons distort history.

New social studies books, on which the Texas State Board of Education is set to vote in November, promote pro-Christian reli...
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Anti-LGBT activist wishes the US punished LGBT people by life imprisonment, just like Uganda and Gambia

Anti-LGBT activist wishes the US punished LGBT people by life imprisonment, just like Uganda and Gambia | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Longtime anti-LGBT activist Peter LaBarbera is praising nations like Uganda and Gambia, where homosexuality is punished by life imprisonment. According to Peter, these nations are far better off than the United States.
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U.S. seeks up to 16 months in prison for Dinesh D'Souza

U.S. seeks up to 16 months in prison for Dinesh D'Souza | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S.government wants conservative author and filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza to be sentenced to as much as 16 months in prison, following his guilty plea to a campaign finance law violation.In...
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The Supreme Court Won't Duck the Issue of Same-Sex Marriage! #LGBT #MarriageEquality #SCOTUS #Equality

The Supreme Court Won't Duck the Issue of Same-Sex Marriage! #LGBT #MarriageEquality #SCOTUS #Equality | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The Supreme Court has formally added same-sex marriage cases to the justices' agenda for their closed-door conference on Sept. 29.

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Has The World Been Bamboozled By The ISIS PR Machine?

Has The World Been Bamboozled By The ISIS PR Machine? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group is often described as the most fearsome jihadi outfit of all: a global menace outweighing al-Qaida, with armies trembling before its advance.

But while the group has been successful at seizing parts of Iraq and Syria, it is no unstoppable juggernaut. Lacking the major weaponry of an established military, it wields outsize influence through the fanaticism of a hard core of several thousand, capitalizing on divisions among its rivals, and disseminating terrifying videos on social media.
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Tim Minchin UWA Address (2013)

Comedian-musician Tim Minchin addresses graduates at the University of Western Australia where he was presented with an Honorary Doctor of Letters Degree. Mi...
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Man Who F*cked Up Iraq Criticizes Man Piecing It Back Together

If there's anyone who knew how Iraq would turn out, it's Dick Cheney, yet he pushed for the war anyway. Now, he can't seem to stop criticizing President Obama who's currently trying to stop ISIS from devouring the region. A region that was left up for grabs because the US invaded, occupied, and
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New York pastor’s wild ‘rectum’ rant: NASA Voyager probe proved ‘homos’ are perverts

New York pastor’s wild ‘rectum’ rant: NASA Voyager probe proved ‘homos’ are perverts | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

New York pastor who believes that Jesus would have stoned LGBT people said this week that the NASA Voyager spacecraft’s journey through the Solar System verified that homosexuality is perverted.

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Perkins: Separation Of Church And State Helps ISIS

Perkins: Separation Of Church And State Helps ISIS | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Family Research Council’s Tony Perkins said today that the separation of church and state in the United States has contributed to the rise of Islamic extremist groups like ISIS, arguing in h
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"You Call Yourself an Economist?"

"You Call Yourself an Economist?" | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Some believe that ''real economics'' is about singing the praises of the free market. It's inconceivable to them that you could have a more nuanced view without being a Marxist.
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Why Comcast is the worst company in America

Why Comcast is the worst company in America | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The world's largest broadcasting and cable company motto should be: If you do a thing, do it as badly as possible
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Witchcraft-obsessed townsfolk try to drive out teen who opened Naughty Girls Donut Shop

Witchcraft-obsessed townsfolk try to drive out teen who opened Naughty Girls Donut Shop | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Virginia teen who opened her own business said she’s been targeted by a conservative group in her “Footloose town.”

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Brian Kilmeade Is a Pig

It should come as no surprise to devoted hatewatchers of Fox & Friends cohost Brian Kilmeade is kind of a pig. But when several of his piggish comments are lined up one after another -- hoo boy. It's pretty gross.
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Ted Cruz's Stunningly Stupid Plan for ISIS

Ted Cruz incoherent war plans for ISIS and Iran This clip from the Majority Report, live M-F at 12 noon EST and via daily podcast at http://Majority.FM Subsc...
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Should Medicaid cover transgender healthcare? GLAAD and SRLP share answer on Upworthy

Should Medicaid cover transgender healthcare? GLAAD and SRLP share answer on Upworthy | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Upworthy, the viral content media company, shared GLAAD and SRLP's flowchart explaining why Medicaid programs should provide coverage for transgender-related healthcare.
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'Why Won't They Use The Oval Office?' Glenn Beck Creates A New Conspiracy Theory

'Why Won't They Use The Oval Office?' Glenn Beck Creates A New Conspiracy Theory | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Glenn Beck is upset that when President Obama delivered his remarks laying out his plans for confronting ISIS last night, he did not do so from the Oval Office, suggesting that this is all part of Oba
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Linda Harvey has a SCARY obsession with gays in the schools

Linda Harvey has a SCARY obsession with gays in the schools | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Have you ever seen that movie Repulsion in which the heroine (played by Catherine Denevue) is so repressed that she imagines men breaking into her house and hands coming out the walls just to violate her person?

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What's With GOPers' Sudden Love Of Over-The-Counter Birth Control?

What's With GOPers' Sudden Love Of Over-The-Counter Birth Control? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A set of four Republican Senate candidates who announced their support for over-the-counter birth control had hoped that doing so would put their Democratic counterparts on defense. But many are panning the move as a frantic response to undeniably bad poll numbers among women voters.
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Tom of Finland Stamps Break National Sales Records

Tom of Finland Stamps Break National Sales Records | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Finland unveiled its long-awaited Tom of Finland postage stamp this week. The homoerotic art stamp is the best-selling postage stamp in that nation's history.
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