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Lewis Black tells Rick Perry: Go back to college, ‘and this time, try to memorize some stuff’

Lewis Black tells Rick Perry: Go back to college, ‘and this time, try to memorize some stuff’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Revisiting his public tete-a-tete with Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R), comedian Lewis Black had a piece of sincere advice for Perry: take time off and go back to school.

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Matt Barber Says Gay Marriage Took a 'Sledgehammer' to Society That Will Send It 'Tumbling Down' - AUDIO

Matt Barber Says Gay Marriage Took a 'Sledgehammer' to Society That Will Send It 'Tumbling Down' - AUDIO | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Hate group leader Matt Barber appeared on right-wing talk radio host Janet Mefferd's radio program Thursday to discuss last week's federal ruling striking down Utah's ban on polygamous relationships and how, in their eyes, it all ties back to the gays taking a "sledgehammer" to America's society by having the audacity to fight for equal rights. 

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Sea-level surge at Antarctica linked to icesheet loss

Sea-level surge at Antarctica linked to icesheet loss | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Sea levels around Antarctica have been rising a third faster than the global average, a clear sign of high meltwater runoff from the continent’s icesheet, scientists said on Sunday.

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The Real Reason Why Republicans are 'Outraged' Over President Obama's 'Strategy' Comment

The Real Reason Why Republicans are 'Outraged' Over President Obama's 'Strategy' Comment | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Since 2008, Republicans have obsessed over one clear objective: opposing whatever President Obama supports. But what do you do when he doesn't say what he's going to do?
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Our Use Of Little Words Can, Uh, Reveal Hidden Interests

Our Use Of Little Words Can, Uh, Reveal Hidden Interests | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
When we talk, we focus on the "content" words — the ones that convey information. But the tiny words that tie our sentences together have a lot to say about power and relationships.
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The UN's New Report on Global Warming Is the Most Terrifying Yet

The UN's New Report on Global Warming Is the Most Terrifying Yet | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Climate change is already in motion, with potential irreversible consequences such as 23 feet of sea level rise.
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Henry Cavill And His Super Bulge Take The Ice Bucket Challenge

Henry Cavill And His Super Bulge Take The Ice Bucket Challenge | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
OK BUT SERIOUSLY THIS ONE IS WORTH WATCHING.
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Did the historical Jesus exist? A growing number of scholars don’t think so

Did the historical Jesus exist? A growing number of scholars don’t think so | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Most antiquities scholars think that the New Testament gospels are “mythologized history.”  In other words, they think that around the start of the first century a controversial Jewish rabbi named Yeshua ben Yosef gathered a following and his life and teachings provided the seed that grew into Christianity.

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Tea Party Kook Larry Klayman Sues Obama For Being A Pro-Hamas Muslim

Tea Party Kook Larry Klayman Sues Obama For Being A Pro-Hamas Muslim | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Tea Party hero Larry Klayman hasfiled a lawsuit against President Obama, Hillary Clinton, John Kerry and the Secretary General of the United Nations, claiming they are conspiring to aid Hamas. Which proves that the president is a Muslim, of course. 

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Porno Pete Is Very Upset There Were No Anti-Gays At Gay Journalism Convention

Porno Pete Is Very Upset There Were No Anti-Gays At Gay Journalism Convention | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Peter LaBarbera, who paid $330 to spend a day glowering from the audience.

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Kazakhs Flustered Over Controversial Gay Club Poster

Kazakhs Flustered Over Controversial Gay Club Poster | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Studio 69 in Almaty, Kazakhstan set up shop at the intersection of Pushkin and Kurmangazy, streets named after Russian poet Alexander Pushkin and Kazakh composer Kurmangazy Sagyrbayuly. To make the club's location memorable, an ad poster was designed showing Pushkin and Kumangazy themselves intersecting...at the lips. Cue moral outrage.

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Conservatives already labeling judge as 'bully'

Conservatives already labeling judge as 'bully' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Some conservatives are not happy with yesterday's deliberations in front of the US Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals where state attorneys defending marriage equality bans in Wisconsin and Indiana got practically ripped by the three judge panel.

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MO company offering adorable ladies pocket shotguns because we’re screwed as a country

MO company offering adorable ladies pocket shotguns because we’re screwed as a country | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

What the people of St. Louis County need right now is peace. Peace, reconciliation, healing, greater understanding between the races leading to a brighter future for their children where they will judged by the content of their character and not the color of their skin.  Where the lamb shall lie down with lion and peace will guide the planets and love will steer the stars.

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National Guard using food bank in Rio Grande Valley because troops haven't been paid

National Guard using food bank in Rio Grande Valley because troops haven't been paid | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Texas National Guard contacted a Rio Grande Valley food bank Thursday to ask whether the charity had food and gas resources for about 50 soldiers who are in need of assistance because they have not received a paycheck.
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Conservative columnist explains away anti-gay lie with ANOTHER lie

Conservative columnist explains away anti-gay lie with ANOTHER lie | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

"I am not that familiar with Walter Williams. I only know that he is in a cadre of "black conservatives" who do nothing but appear on television or write pieces serving as "beards" for white racism. And this allows them to collect fat paychecks from white-led think tank groups as sort of a wingnut welfare program."

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Drunk tuxedo-wearing Seattle man opens fire on couple who interrupted public oral sex

Drunk tuxedo-wearing Seattle man opens fire on couple who interrupted public oral sex | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

A Seattle man wearing a tuxedo was arrested last week and charged with felony assault for shooting at a couple who caused his oral sex session to come to a premature end, according to The Smoking Gun.

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Conservative Think Tank Boycotting Labor Day By Going To Work On Monday

Conservative Think Tank Boycotting Labor Day By Going To Work On Monday | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Washington-based conservative think tank, Freedom Foundation, says its employees are refusing to take Monday off for Labor Day because of that holiday's association with labor unions. That'll show ...
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'Leftist Commie Scum' Russell Brand Hilariously Destroys FOX News In Ongoing Feud (VIDEO)

'Leftist Commie Scum' Russell Brand Hilariously Destroys FOX News In Ongoing Feud (VIDEO) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Brand destroys Fox News after they call him LEFTIST COMMIE and a RACIST and describes him as having developed FAKE INTELLIGENCE like a FRESHMAN AT COLLEGE.
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Bronx Lawbreaker Jeffrey Klein Says He's Entitled To Be A Lawmaker

Bronx Lawbreaker Jeffrey Klein Says He's Entitled To Be A Lawmaker | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

We've written about the race between sleazy Bronx state Senator Jeffrey Klein and reform challenger Oliver Koppell before-- and Ken and I have both spent time with Koppell and Blue America has endorsed him.

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VIDEO: Creationist student challenges her anthropology professor, epic smackdown ensues

VIDEO: Creationist student challenges her anthropology professor, epic smackdown ensues | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The creationist’s lack of understanding of what the word “theory” means when applied to science is brutally exposed in this video.
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Opera Singer Fired For Facebook Rant Against Drag Queen: VIDEO

Opera Singer Fired For Facebook Rant Against Drag Queen: VIDEO | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Opera singer Valerian Ruminski [pictured below] does not like men decorating their nails. He dislikes it so much, in fact, that he took to Facebook to complain - at length - after encountering a man on the OC Transpo bus who had long, jewel-studded nails.

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Anti-gay World Congress of Families in Chaos After Politicians and Venues Back Out of Summit: VIDEO

Anti-gay World Congress of Families in Chaos After Politicians and Venues Back Out of Summit: VIDEO | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

For the past week or so, the World Congress of Families has beenscrambling to find a venue to host its upcoming summit this weekend. Four venues cancled on the virulently anti-gay organization, and for a brief window of time it appeared as if the summit might not be able to secure a location.

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RWW News: Fischer Says Jesus Is The Magic Force That Holds The Universe Together

Right Wing Watch reports on the extreme rhetoric and activities of key right-wing figures and organizations by showing their views in their own words. In thi...
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"My Trajectory" -- undercover recording of Joni Ernst thanking the Koch brothers

A new TV ad from MoveOn.org Political Action exposes a recording from Joni Ernst's recent trip to a California resort to meet with the billionaire Koch broth...
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7th Circuit judges skewer attorneys defending marriage bans

7th Circuit judges skewer attorneys defending marriage bans | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Panel seems inclined to rule 3-0 in favor of marriage equality in Wisconsin, Indiana
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NAACP accuses Mississippi country clerk of failing to process thousands of voter registrations

NAACP accuses Mississippi country clerk of failing to process thousands of voter registrations | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Mississippi NAACP President Derrick Johnson announced at a press conference Tuesday morning that an unknown number of voter registrations have gone missing in Hinds County, Mississippi, and urged voters to cast what is known as an affidavit ballot if they arrive at the polls and find that they are not listed. According to the Jackson Free Press, Johnson made the announcement at a press event promoting the NAACP’s Mississippi voter help line, a service designed to help voters fight irregularities and suspected wrongdoing at the polls.

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