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Rep. Steve King Says $20 Billion Cut In Food Stamps Won’t Be ‘Noticeable’

Rep. Steve King Says $20 Billion Cut In Food Stamps Won’t Be ‘Noticeable’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Few will even notice major cuts in our nation’s food stamp program, according to Rep. Steve King (R-IA).

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Fugelsang slams Cheney: ‘You did nothing’ to prevent 9/11 attacks

Fugelsang slams Cheney: ‘You did nothing’ to prevent 9/11 attacks | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Tuesday night on John Fugelsang’s “Viewpoint,” Fugelsang invited viewers to play along at home as he hosted a new game, “Are You Qualified to Criticize Obama on This?”

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Tesla vice president blasts North Carolina Republican’s attack on the free market

Tesla vice president blasts North Carolina Republican’s attack on the free market | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Diarmuid O’Connell, Tesla’s vice president for corporate and business development, on Wednesday slammed legislation in North Carolina that would prevent the sale of his company’s all-electric cars.

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Moscow again bans ‘gay pride’ parade

Moscow again bans ‘gay pride’ parade | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Moscow authorities have turned down a request to conduct a gay parade on May 25 and a gay rights rally on May 26.
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Daily Kos: The IRS "scandal" — all smoke, no fire

Daily Kos: The IRS "scandal" — all smoke, no fire | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The media has gone into high boil over the actions of a handful of IRS employees in Cincinnati. The IRS is deliberately targeting political groups! They even admit it! Can impeachment be far behind?
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Ambassador Stevens twice said no to military offers of more security, U.S. officials say | McClatchy

Ambassador Stevens twice said no to military offers of more security, U.S. officials say | McClatchy | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
In the month before attackers stormed U.S. facilities in Benghazi and killed four Americans, U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens twice turned down offers of security assistance made by the senior U.S.
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This Is The Most Epic Brand Meltdown On Facebook Ever

This Is The Most Epic Brand Meltdown On Facebook Ever | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The two owners of Amy's Baking Company Bakery Boutique & Bistro took over the restaurant's Facebook page last night to fight unruly commenters, and man, was it embarrassing.
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‘Fight Club UK’: Economic crisis sparks ‘heartless’ culture in British males

‘Fight Club UK’: Economic crisis sparks ‘heartless’ culture in British males | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
UK men are in the grip of a ‘crisis of masculinity’ fueled by boozing and consumerism amid the financial crisis, warns one MP. Pornography and ‘hyper-masculinity’ are propagating a ‘Viagra and Jack Daniels’ culture and the normalization of misogyny.
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Miss Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) Has A Hissy Over LGBT Immigration Reform

Miss Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) Has A Hissy Over LGBT Immigration Reform | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said on Monday that she would pull support from her own immigration reform bill if her fellow Judiciary Committee members voted to include LGBT provisions.

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Fox News Sinks To A New Low And Edits Obama’s Comments About Benghazi (VIDEO)

Fox News Sinks To A New Low And Edits Obama’s Comments About Benghazi (VIDEO) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Fox News has once again sunk to an all too common low and edited a statement made by President Obama to paint him as man who hates America.
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New App Lets You Boycott Koch Brothers, Monsanto And More By Scanning Your Shopping Cart

New App Lets You Boycott Koch Brothers, Monsanto And More By Scanning Your Shopping Cart | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A new app allows you to scan a product in the supermarket aisle and learn who exactly is behind that box of cereal.
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Former NAACP chairman defends IRS targeting of ‘the Taliban wing of American politics’

Former NAACP chairman defends IRS targeting of ‘the Taliban wing of American politics’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Former NAACP chairman Julian Bond on Tuesday said the IRS was justified in flagging tea party groups for extra review.

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Chris Hayes explains why Citizens United is the real scandal behind the IRS scandal | The Raw Story

Chris Hayes explains why Citizens United is the real scandal behind the IRS scandal | The Raw Story | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

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Coffee Party USA's curator insight, May 15, 2013 1:43 AM

Chris Hayes does a great job explaining why the IRS should broaden their investigations to far more than the Tea Party and conservative groups because the Citizens United ruling has changed and likely corrupted the use of what was intended by social welfare, tax except status.

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Survey finds scientific consensus on cause of climate change: humans

Survey finds scientific consensus on cause of climate change: humans | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

A survey of thousands of peer-reviewed papers in scientific journals has found 97.1% agreed that climate change is caused by human activity.

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Homophobic Texas candidate calls reporter ‘c*nt, b*tch, coward’ in voicemail tirade

Homophobic Texas candidate calls reporter ‘c*nt, b*tch, coward’ in voicemail tirade | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

D Magazine on Tuesday published a shockingly not safe for work voicemail from Dallas City Council candidate Richard P. Sheridan who said that the publication had not done enough to inform voters that his opponent was gay.

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Jon Stewart calls out Rumsfeld and Cheney: Obama’s transgressions don’t wipe away yours

Jon Stewart calls out Rumsfeld and Cheney: Obama’s transgressions don’t wipe away yours | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The Daily Show host Jon Stewart ripped into Donald Rumsfeld and Dick Cheney on Wednesday for their sanctimonious criticism of the current administration, saying President Barack Obama’s transgressions didn’t resolve them of their own.

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30 Classic Dr. Seuss Quotes That Will Change Your Life. Again.

30 Classic Dr. Seuss Quotes That Will Change Your Life. Again. | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
My favorite childhood doctor can still make me smile.
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Duck Dynasty Debunked

Liberals and atheists are petitioning to have prayers removed from the "Duck Dynasty" television show? Is it really true? SNOPES: http://www.snopes.com/polit...
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Candidate Who Claimed Jesus Endorsement Finishes Last

Candidate Who Claimed Jesus Endorsement Finishes Last | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A North Miami mayoral candidate who said she secured an endorsement from on high finished far back in Tuesday's election.

The top two vote-getters, Kevin Burns and Lucie Tondreau, advanced to a June 4 runoff fo...
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Colbert: Fox News Having Difficulty ‘Infecting America With Their News Herpes’ (Video)

Colbert: Fox News Having Difficulty ‘Infecting America With Their News Herpes’ (Video) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Fox "News'" Greg Gutfeld, co-host of The Five, recently claimed that the media (other than Fox) is President Barack Obama’s “scandal condom” against issue
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From 'seagoing White House' to ghost ship: Truman's yacht rusts far from home

From 'seagoing White House' to ghost ship: Truman's yacht rusts far from home | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
LA SPEZIA, Italy -- If you’re under 70, you’ve probably never heard of the USS Williamsburg. But at one time she was among the most famous sailing ships on the planet -- the stuff of newsreels and bold headlines.
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The weirdest anti-gay video you will ever see; I'm serious; guaranteed; just watch

The weirdest anti-gay video you will ever see; I'm serious; guaranteed; just watch | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Twenty mentions of the word "lifestyle," one instance of "rimming," and four sets of gloved hands. One seriously bizarre attempt to demean a human population

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Psycho Glenn Beck: ‘Explore Impeachment of This President’ (Video)

Psycho Glenn Beck:  ‘Explore Impeachment of This President’ (Video) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Inflicted with chronic diarrhea of the mouth, Glenn Beck on his radio show Monday called for the appointment of a Special Counsel to look into possibly impeachi
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U.S. House Republican Majority Votes to Axe 40-Hour Work Week

U.S. House Republican Majority Votes to Axe 40-Hour Work Week | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Memphis Congressman Steve Cohen: “Today was one of the saddest days the House of Representatives has probably ever seen." WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) spoke on the U.S. House...
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