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Tea Party's Popularity Reaches New Low, Poll Finds

Tea Party's Popularity Reaches New Low, Poll Finds | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Unfavorable views of the tea party have nearly doubled over the past two years, making the conservative movement more unpopular than ever, a Pew Research survey released Wednesday finds.
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Pete King: Republicans Need To "Start Going After" Ted Cruz

Pete King: Republicans Need To "Start Going After" Ted Cruz | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Senate agreement to raise the debt ceiling hasn't even been officially passed yet and already the Republican Party is turning on their once Defund Obamacare Parade Leader, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX)....
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“They’re fools — and work for fools!”: Grayson on GOP staffers (and much more)

“They’re fools — and work for fools!”: Grayson on GOP staffers (and much more) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Florida Democrat also talks about Tea Party "destruction," the right's "torture" and Boehner's golf fantasy
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Watch: Are police profiling transgender Americans?

Watch: Are police profiling transgender Americans? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Transgender Americans are vulnerable to assault, and are far more likely than others to be mistreated.
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Fox News Promotes Nazi Insults Aimed At First Responders By Anti-Obama Protesters

Fox News Promotes Nazi Insults Aimed At First Responders By Anti-Obama Protesters | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Fox News presents itself as the red, white, and bluest cable news network the world has ever seen. They savor their Patriopathic zeal and wear their jingoistic bias as a badge of honor. Of course, ...
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Oh The Stupidity: Sarah Palin Wants Obama Impeached For Both Solving/Not Solving The Debt Crisis

Oh The Stupidity: Sarah Palin Wants Obama Impeached For Both Solving/Not Solving The Debt Crisis | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
America's own rogue GOPachyderm, Sarah Palin, is such a consistent source of hilarity it seems impossible that she could keep up the pace any longer. But just when you think she's exhausted her sup...
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OBAMA SCARE: Fox News Fears ACORN Is Back To Push ObamaCare

OBAMA SCARE: Fox News Fears ACORN Is Back To Push ObamaCare | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Fox News has been engaged in a massive disinformation campaign against the Affordable Care Act (aka ObamaCare) for going on three years now. After all that time, and having exhausted the considerab...
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McCain dismisses Gohmert’s insult: ‘If someone has no intelligence, I don’t view it as being a malicious statement’

McCain dismisses Gohmert’s insult: ‘If someone has no intelligence, I don’t view it as being a malicious statement’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) shrugged off Rep. Louie Gohmert’s (R-TX) insinuation that he was an “al Qaeda supporter” in an interview with NBC Nightly News host Brian Williams on Wednesday, while conceding to an increasing amount of polarization between lawmakers.

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About time someone said this.

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Sean Hannity And Bill O'Reilly Totally Disagree On The Shutdown

Sean Hannity And Bill O'Reilly Totally Disagree On The Shutdown | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Republican civil war plays out on Fox News' primetime lineup.
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LGBT tourists spend more on travel - West

LGBT tourists spend more on travel - West | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The Gay Tourism Expo, held in Bergamo, Italy, this year, has just closed. The most interesting figure emerged from this edition? Gay tourism generates a turnover of €2.5 billion per year. This unbelievable conclusion was the result of the first study on the Italian segment carried out by GfKEurisko and presented during the exhibition.


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Gay Traveler's curator insight, October 16, 2013 8:14 AM

Some stats on the LGBT travel market in Italy.

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The Army's Failed, Embarrassing Plan To Teach Soldiers About Cybersecurity

The Army's Failed, Embarrassing Plan To Teach Soldiers About Cybersecurity | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Preventing cyber attacks is a national priority. So why doesn't the military's cybersecurity awareness program take itself seriously?
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House Republicans Are Now Turning On Ted Cruz

House Republicans Are Now Turning On Ted Cruz | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
"I could have written this story from day one. If you follow the Cruz plan, you end up exactly where we are," Rep. Adam Kinzinger said.
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AATTP Interviews A Homeless Veteran — Watch What Happens Next! (Video)

AATTP Interviews A Homeless Veteran — Watch What Happens Next! (Video) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
On September 28, Overpasses to Get the Muslim Socialist Commie Atheist Kenyan Un-American Usurper Who Fails Our Racial Litmus Test Out of Ronald Reagan's Chair
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Portland Trailblazers Become First NBA Team To Make BIG Gay Move

Portland Trailblazers Become First NBA Team To Make BIG Gay Move | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Portland Trailblazers certainly lived up to their name last week -- in a historic move, the athletes became the first NBA team to publicly take a stance on the battle for same-sex marriage rights.
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The religious right is a fraud: Nothing Christian about Michele Bachmann’s values

The religious right is a fraud: Nothing Christian about Michele Bachmann’s values | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The American right obsesses over abortion and birth control, not helping people. It's different around the globe
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Don't Blame Boehner: House Conservatives Defend Speaker Over Shutdown Fiasco

Don't Blame Boehner: House Conservatives Defend Speaker Over Shutdown Fiasco | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
House Republicans hate the Senate deal to avert economic disaster and re-open the government. But they don't blame Speaker John Boehner for feeding them a bitter pill in the end. Far from it.
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Greg Collett thinks Medicaid is OK for his family, but not for yours

Greg Collett thinks Medicaid is OK for his family, but not for yours | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Twice failed Idaho Tea Party candidate Greg Collett explains that the way to get his 10 children off Medicaid is by ending the program for everyone.
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OBAMA SCARE: Fox News Mortified That ObamaCare Web Site Links To Voter Registration Form

OBAMA SCARE: Fox News Mortified That ObamaCare Web Site Links To Voter Registration Form | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Fox News has been engaged in a massive disinformation campaign against ObamaCare for going on three years now. After all that time, and having exhausted the considerable creative resources that cam...
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Judge Orders February Trial For Marriage Equality In Michigan

Judge Orders February Trial For Marriage Equality In Michigan | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Dashing hopes for a more immediate resolution, a federal judge has ordered a trial to determine the constitutionality of Michigan's ban on marriage equality. In scheduling the trial for February, U.S.
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Republican can’t figure out why government shutdown shut down government parks

Republican can’t figure out why government shutdown shut down government parks | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

For nearly six minutes on Wednesday morning, Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) angrily berated the head of the National Park Service for closing down parks and memorials in Washington, D.C.

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The World Was Like, "WTF, America"

The World Was Like, "WTF, America" | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The United States government shutdown and near-debt default hit the front page in countries all around the world.
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Who Cared The Most About The Government Shutdown?

Who Cared The Most About The Government Shutdown? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Although all Americans are glad the government shutdown is over, some are happier than others. BuzzFeed's Data Science Team used Facebook's Keyword Insights API to find out who talked the m...
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Shutdown Deal Includes Nearly $3 Billion For Kentucky Dam Project

Shutdown Deal Includes Nearly $3 Billion For Kentucky Dam Project | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
"According to the Army Corps of Engineers, 160 million taxpayer dollars will be wasted because of canceled contracts if this language is not included," said Sen. Lamar Alexander, one of t...
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Listen To A Woman Scream About God And Freemasons After House Votes To End Shutdown

Listen To A Woman Scream About God And Freemasons After House Votes To End Shutdown | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
"The Constitution would not have been written by Freemasons. They go against God!"
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