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Harry Reid Just Made A Whole Bunch Of Republicans Angry Over Unemployment Benefits

Harry Reid Just Made A Whole Bunch Of Republicans Angry Over Unemployment Benefits | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Harry Reid used a procedural tactic to stop Republicans from filing any more amendments on the unemployment extension bill. "This is crassly political," Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) said. &q...
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Anti-Gay Oregon Bakery Makes Cakes for 'Gay Cure' Group

Anti-Gay Oregon Bakery Makes Cakes for 'Gay Cure' Group | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Sweet Cakes, the bigoted Oregon bakery that made headlines last year for refusing to serve gay couples, proudly bakes cakes for an "ex-gay" group.
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Rand Paul caught lying about past Civil Rights Act objections

Rand Paul caught lying about past Civil Rights Act objections | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Rachel Maddow points out the clear, on-video record of Rand Paul's past objections to the Civil Rights Act, showing he's lying when he denies having held that position.
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Poor doors: the segregation of London's inner-city flat dwellers

Poor doors: the segregation of London's inner-city flat dwellers | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Poorer residents in capital's developments forced to use different entrances and facilities
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Dear John Suthers: This is why marriage matters

Dear John Suthers: This is why marriage matters | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
John Suthers' recent decisions mean that a same-sex couple stands in legal limbo waiting to hear if their license to be married will be legally recogniz
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Secretive Turkish Movement Buys U.S. Influence

Secretive Turkish Movement Buys U.S. Influence | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The movement associated with Turkey's Fethullah Gülen is making inroads in U.S. politics.
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Adam Carolla Against Feeding Kids, Wonders Why Conservatives Get Bad Name

"Liberals have taken over the word "conservative" and turned it into a pejorative, says comedian and radio host Adam Carolla. In the latest episode of The Ad...
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Israeli Professor Suggests Rape as 'Terror Deterrent'

Israeli Professor Suggests Rape as 'Terror Deterrent' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
An Israeli professor at Bar-Ilan University says the only deterrent to potential terrrorists is ‘the knowledge that their sister or mother will be raped.’
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Maddow: GOP’s lawsuit against Obama will be a goldmine for the Democrats

Maddow: GOP’s lawsuit against Obama will be a goldmine for the Democrats | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

On Thursday night, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow showed how a group of Democrats in the U.S. House on Thursday mocked Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH)’s lawsuit against President Barack Obama over the Affordable Care Act by adding a series of amendments to the House resolution.

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BuzzFeed Editor Caught Lifting Text From Yahoo! Answers

BuzzFeed Editor Caught Lifting Text From Yahoo! Answers | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Yahoo! Answers, one of the great artifacts of Internet history, is intently studied at viral news website BuzzFeed, where its trove of half-literate questions (and even less literate answers) has supplied material for at least fifty different posts and listicles. One BuzzFeed editor, however, has streamlined this aggregation process to its vanishing point: Simply copying text from Yahoo! Answers and pasting it, without attribution, into his own work.
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Anti-Gay, Anti-Islam Pastor Jody Hice Wins Georgia GOP Primary

Anti-Gay, Anti-Islam Pastor Jody Hice Wins Georgia GOP Primary | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

We've mentioned Southern Baptist pastor Jody Hice once before, addressing his lunatic theory that gays as a community recruit and sodomize young children. Evidently the constituents in Georgia's 10th district not only don't have a problem with his lunacy but actually endorse it as Hice won the Republican primary, and will likely win the election this coming fall. 

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Navajo president calls beating deaths of homeless Native American men a hate crime

Navajo president calls beating deaths of homeless Native American men a hate crime | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The president of the Navajo Nation condemned the beating deaths of two Native American homeless men in New Mexico as a hate crime, and called on Thursday for a federal investigation into slayings that police have blamed on three teenagers.
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Groundwater disappearing in southwest, prompting fears it may become depleted

Groundwater disappearing in southwest, prompting fears it may become depleted | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Underground stores of water in the southwestern United States have receded dramatically amid ongoing drought that has parched states from Oklahoma to the Pacific Coast and is costing California billions in lost crops and jobs, a new study shows.
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Pundit: Game of Thrones proves gay rights will lead to incest

Pundit: Game of Thrones proves gay rights will lead to incest | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Anti-gay group head warns the acceptance of homosexuality is a ‘slippery slope’ towards ‘sexual anarchy’ (Pundit: Game of Thrones proves gay rights will lead to incest http://t.co/rLLwLq85Y7 #gay...
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Conservatives and the Transgender Time Warp

Conservatives and the Transgender Time Warp | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Social conservatives were caught off-guard by the transgender community's sudden increase in visibility - so to fight back, they're frantically rummaging through the junk drawer of anti-gay propaganda.
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Children Exposed To Religion Have Difficulty Distinguishing Fact From Fiction, Study Finds

Children Exposed To Religion Have Difficulty Distinguishing Fact From Fiction, Study Finds | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
By Shadee Ashtari   Young children who are exposed to religion have a hard time differentiating between fact and fiction, according to a new study published in the July issue of Cognitive Scie...
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Obama is about to make phone unlocking legal.

Obama is about to make phone unlocking legal. | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Finally.
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Thank You for Your Service: How One Company Sues Soldiers Worldwide

Thank You for Your Service: How One Company Sues Soldiers Worldwide | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
With stores near military bases across the country, the retailer USA Discounters offers easy credit to service members. But when those loans go bad, the company uses the local courts near its Virginia headquarters to file suits by the thousands.
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Hey, gun nuts: Shooting someone who is running away in the back is not self-defense

Hey, gun nuts: Shooting someone who is running away in the back is not self-defense | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Another brave American, who is totally brave because guns make you big and brave and manly through osmosis, has taken another life

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Extremist Rabbi Issues Ruling Saying Jewish Law Permits Destruction of Gaza

Extremist Rabbi Issues Ruling Saying Jewish Law Permits Destruction of Gaza | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Rabbi Dov Lior, a leading West Bank rabbi who endorsed a book justifying the killing of non-Jews, issued a religious ruling saying that Jewish law permits the destruction of Gaza to keep southern Israel safe.
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Michele Bachmann Says 'The American People' Must 'Call For The President's Impeachment'

Michele Bachmann Says 'The American People' Must 'Call For The President's Impeachment' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Rep. Michele Bachmann came out in favor of impeaching President Obama over his handling of the Defense of Marriage Act and Obamacare during her appearance this week on the radio show “Faith &
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Tony Dungy Makes It Worse

Keith Olbermann documents the worst persons in the sports world. Watch "Olbermann" weeknights on ESPN2 at 11pm ET. Get More Olbermann: Follow http://twitter....
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Alex Kane on US Weapons in Gaza; Jamie Kalven on Police Abuse Records

Alex Kane on US Weapons in Gaza; Jamie Kalven on Police Abuse Records | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Download MP3 (right click) This week on CounterSpin: The US press are reporting on Palestinians in Gaza getting their relatively meager weapons from Iran and other odious sources, but almost nothin...
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White House alarmed by ‘extraordinary’ inaction by Congress on border crisis

White House alarmed by ‘extraordinary’ inaction by Congress on border crisis | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
White House officials expressed growing alarm on Thursday that Congress may not soon approve President Barack Obama’s emergency request for $3.7 billion to tackle the child migration crisis on the southern border of the United States.
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‘Economic patriotism’: Obama calls on corporations to stay in US, pay their taxes

‘Economic patriotism’: Obama calls on corporations to stay in US, pay their taxes | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday hammered U.S. companies that avoid federal taxes by shifting their tax domiciles overseas in deals known as “inversions” and called on Congress to pass a bill to curb the practice.
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Colorado appeals court denies bid to block same-sex marriages in Boulder County

Colorado appeals court denies bid to block same-sex marriages in Boulder County | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A Colorado appeals court on Thursday denied a motion by the state’s top lawyer seeking to block a county clerk from issuing same-sex marriage licenses until the long-running legal battle is resolved by higher courts.
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