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In State of the Union, Obama Presents a Powerful Progressive Agenda

In State of the Union, Obama Presents a Powerful Progressive Agenda | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Universal pre-school. Gun-violence prevention. Boosting the minimum wage. A re-elected president forcefully sets a liberal course for his second term.
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Mahony voting for a new pope rankles some Catholics

Mahony voting for a new pope rankles some Catholics | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Nearly two weeks ago, Los Angeles Archbishop Jose Gomez announced he had removed Cardinal Roger Mahony from all public duties amid revelations that he plotted to conceal child molestation by priests from law enforcement.
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Adele caught on camera ‘shouting’ at Chris Brown at Grammys

Adele caught on camera ‘shouting’ at Chris Brown at Grammys | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The British superstar appeared to go on the attack and unleash a verbal torrent at Rihanna’s rekindled lover after he lost his manners when his rival Frank Ocean beat him to a prize at the Grammys.

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Colorado Senate passes civil union bill; measure will likely become law

Colorado Senate passes civil union bill; measure will likely become law | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A bill granting civil unions to same-sex couples has cleared the state Senate for the third and possibly final time.
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Lesbian Couple Denied Wedding Cake Accept Celebrity Baker's Offer

Lesbian Couple Denied Wedding Cake Accept Celebrity Baker's Offer | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
(Image Credit: Michael Tullberg/Getty Images) A lesbian couple who were denied a wedding cake by an Oregon bakery have accepted a sweet offer from  ”Ace of Cakes” star Duff Goldman.
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New software can track your every move and predict future behavior

New software can track your every move and predict future behavior | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
US defense giant Raytheon has developed a controversial software that uses social networking sites to track your movements, able to predict where a person will be and their future behavior. The program has drawn criticism from civil rights groups.
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Family Research Council is to blame for near massacre at its headquarters

FRC head Tony Perkins again blamed the Southern Poverty Law Center for the incident, which could have been deadly if it were not for a security guard who disarmed Corkins before he harmed anyone.

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Watch Colbert DESTROY Homophobic Tennessee Senator, Stacey Campfield (Video)

Watch Colbert DESTROY Homophobic Tennessee Senator, Stacey Campfield (Video) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

This is also the guy who proposed a disgusting bill called, “Don’t Say Gay” that would ban teachers from talking about homosexuality in the classroom and another piece of legislation that was designed to take financial aid away from families whose children got bad grades in school.

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'Meet the British Maggie Gallagher'

Remember that episode of Sanford and Son where the lead character Fred Sanford met a white version of his nemesis, his sister-in-law Esther? In that spirit, I present to you the British version of Maggie Gallagher.

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A Religious Politician Gets Called Out By A Prominent Scientist. Things Get Pretty Awkward.

A Religious Politician Gets Called Out By A Prominent Scientist. Things Get Pretty Awkward. | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Richard Dawkins strikes fear into the hearts of most creationists.
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Moron in Tennessee man quits job after getting W-2 with ’666′ on it

Moron in Tennessee man quits job after getting W-2 with ’666′ on it | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A Tennessee maintenance worker has quit his job after discovering the number "666" printed on his W-2 tax form. The man, Walter Slonopas, a 52-year-old born-again Christian, told The Tennessean that God was worth more than money.
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Government: If We Do Come After You, Your Guns Won't Do Shit

Government: If We Do Come After You, Your Guns Won't Do Shit | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
In a wake-up call to passionate second-amendment defenders everywhere, the US Government today released a statement explaining that in the event that the government really wants to come in and seize everything that matters to you, your silly...
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8 Reasons Why Marco Rubio Is Not ‘The Republican Savior’

8 Reasons Why Marco Rubio Is Not ‘The Republican Savior’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Since Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) abandoned his opposition to providing undocumented immigrants with a pathway to citizenship and embraced a bipartisan framework for comprehensive immigration, political pundits and Republican leaders have anointed the...
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Late On Rent? Off To Jail You Go

Late On Rent? Off To Jail You Go | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Debtor's prisons were abolished in the United States over a century and a half ago, yet the justice system keeps finding creative ways to ensure that the poor will spend more than their share of ti...
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FRC recycles failed DADT predictions to attack gays in the Boy Scouts

FRC recycles failed DADT predictions to attack gays in the Boy Scouts | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Ever since the Boy Scouts hinted about a decision to do away with its "no gays allowed" policy, the Family Research Council has been working the talk shows and sending out emails with portents of doom of what will happen if this takes place.

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President Obama Awards the Medal of Honor

President Obama awards the Medal of Honor to Staff Sergeant Clinton L. Romesha. February 11, 2013.
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Pope Benedict to step down on February 28

Pope Benedict to step down on February 28 | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
ROME (Reuters) - Pope Benedict will step down as head of the Catholic Church on February 28, the Vatican confirmed on Monday.
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UK planning broad online domestic spying regime

UK planning broad online domestic spying regime | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
UK officials plan to monitor Britons' online activities by placing surveillance devices on the country's telecom networks, a Parliamentary report says. The program would keep tabs on which websites were visited as well as who contacted whom.
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UKIP leader Nigel Farage blames European Commission report for David Cameron’s same-sex marriage bill

UKIP leader Nigel Farage blames European Commission report for David Cameron’s same-sex marriage bill | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
UKIP have claimed that an EU report is sparking the push for equal marriage in Britain and France.
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Police Chief backs gay officer over homophobic mayor

Police Chief backs gay officer over homophobic mayor | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Police Chief of a small town in Ohio has gone public about the harassment of a gay police officer by the town’s mayor, warning that it could get the local government sued
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A Fan Letter to Certain Conservative Politicians

A Fan Letter to Certain Conservative Politicians | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Dear certain conservative politicians:


Hi! I’m a rapist. I’m one of those men who likes to force myself on women without their consent or desire and then batter them sexually. The details of how I do this are not particularly important at the moment — although I love when you try to make distinctions about “forcible rape” or “legitimate rape” because that gives me all sorts of wiggle room — but I will tell you one of the details about why I do it: I like to control women and, also and independently, I like to remind them how little control they have.

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Fox News Claims Solar Won't Work in America Because It's Not Sunny Like Germany

Fox News Claims Solar Won't Work in America Because It's Not Sunny Like Germany | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Thanks to Fox News and its expert commentators, millions of Americans now understand the real, hidden reason why Germany's solar-energy industry is so much further along than ours.
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WTF?: DC Comics Hires Homophobic Sci-Fi Author Orson Scott Card to Pen New Superman Series

WTF?: DC Comics Hires Homophobic Sci-Fi Author Orson Scott Card to Pen New Superman Series | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
DC Comics Hires Homophobic Sci-Fi Author Orson Scott Card to Pen New Superman Series -- News |-- Comic Books, News, NOM, Orson Scott Card
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Slave-loving pedophile-enablers send Obama gay immigration nastygram

Slave-loving pedophile-enablers send Obama gay immigration nastygram | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
We don't need moral advice on immigration reform from people who enslaved women as recently as 1996, and who continue to enable pedophiles. Thanks, though.
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Fox News Loses Credibility Amongst Logical Thinkers, Gains With Paranoid Delusional Narcissists

Fox News Loses Credibility Amongst Logical Thinkers, Gains With Paranoid Delusional Narcissists | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
It would appear Fox News will not change its course of action when reporting the news, but will instead change its slogan from "Fair and Balanced" to " We know what you want to hear."
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