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Politifact: NOM's Pants Are On Fire

Politifact: NOM's Pants Are On Fire | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Remember NOM's typically lie-filled claims about marriage in their full-page Rhode Island newspaper ad? Politifact took a look at those claims and gave NOM their worst rating: Pants On Fire.

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Texas Public Schools: Still Teaching Creationism

Texas Public Schools: Still Teaching Creationism | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
And also that Rapture is coming and that all "African races" trace back to a biblical figure
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Papa John’s Blames The Media For Obamacare Blunder – Requests They Take Stories Down

Papa John’s Blames The Media For Obamacare Blunder – Requests They Take Stories Down | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
I’m wondering, what will they do to journalists who DON’T take down their content... wonder if we'll find a horse head in the parking lot any time soon.
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Author of climate change report: ‘I got it wrong on climate change – it’s far, far worse’

Author of climate change report: ‘I got it wrong on climate change – it’s far, far worse’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Lord Stern, author of the government-commissioned review on climate change that became the reference work for politicians and green campaigners, now says he underestimated the risks, and should have been more “blunt” about the threat posed to the economy by rising temperatures.

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Turkey bans hookah in public places

Turkey bans hookah in public places | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

After banning smoking in public places, the Turkish government has gone one step further by clamping down on an ancient tradition — the hookah, or water pipe.

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Atheist? Not If You Want To Finish High School in Arizona

Atheist? Not If You Want To Finish High School in Arizona | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Get a life. You cannot and will not sneak fundamentalist Christianity into public schools and essentially make being an atheist illegal.
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The Banker

Campaign video by Richard Curtis and Bill Nighy, about the Robin Hood Tax, a tiny tax on bank transactions that could raise hundreds of billions for public s...
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Anonymous Operation Last Resort

USSC.GOV HACKED!!! --- This time there will be Change or there will be Chaos. #WarHead1 --- Download Encrypted Files ThePirateBay: http://pirateproxy.net/tor...
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Colbert: Hillary Stomped Ron Johnson’s ‘johnson’ in Benghazi Hearing! (video) | Americans Against the Tea Party

Colbert: Hillary Stomped Ron Johnson’s ‘johnson’ in Benghazi Hearing! (video) | Americans Against the Tea Party | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
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Supreme Court-Appointed Lawyer Argues DOMA Case Cannot Be Heard

Supreme Court-Appointed Lawyer Argues DOMA Case Cannot Be Heard | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Harvard law professor argues the Obama administration's decision to stop defending the law in 2011 means the Supreme Court can't hear the case. House Republican leaders cannot take the admi...
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"Inauguration 2013: A Bad Lip Reading: — A Bad Lip Reading of Barack Obama's Inauguration

Like on Facebook! http://www.facebook.com/badlipreading Follow on Twitter! http://twitter.com/badlipreading
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Random Rush: Limbaugh Wheels Out New Tax Lies

It's time for Random Rush! After his spiral into depression the last time we tuned into Limbaugh's show, we had to check on how he was doing... This clip fro...
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Fetuses Are Not People Says CATHOLIC Hospital Fighting Malpractice Suit

St. Thomas Moore Hospital is currently fighting a wrongful death suit in a, well, very interesting way. A women and her unborn twins died under their care an...
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Progressives seek wary alliance with tea party to oust Mitch McConnell

Progressives seek wary alliance with tea party to oust Mitch McConnell | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

A progressive super PAC in Kentucky is looking at getting in bed with the tea party in order to oust the six-term incumbent Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY)

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Fox News hosts whine at ’60 Minutes’ for ‘no follow up’ on Hillary concussion conspiracy

Fox News hosts whine at ’60 Minutes’ for ‘no follow up’ on Hillary concussion conspiracy | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The hosts of Fox & Friends on Monday lashed out at 60 Minutes correspondent Steve Kroft because he failed to devote a significant part of his Sunday interview with President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to “follow up” on the suggestion that the secretary may have not told the truth about a concussion that delayed her testimony on Benghazi.

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Geraldo Rivera Surprises Fox News By Destroying Anti-Gun Control Arguments

Geraldo Rivera Surprises Fox News By Destroying Anti-Gun Control Arguments | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
I'm not a huge Geraldo fan, but when he does something awesome like this, I feel obligated to share it.
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So You Think You Know the Second Amendment?

So You Think You Know the Second Amendment? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Does the Second Amendment prevent Congress from passing gun-control laws? The question, which is suddenly pressing, in light of the reaction to the school massacre in Newtown, is rooted in politics as much as law.
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Ayn Rand & Atlas Shrugged In Under 10 Minutes (Video) | Americans Against the Tea Party

Ayn Rand & Atlas Shrugged In Under 10 Minutes (Video) | Americans Against the Tea Party | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

If you’d rather skip the trite, long-winded and tedious musings of Ayn Rand, this video has you covered!  This gentleman says many of the things I have thought over and over again.

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Filet-O-Fish Goes Sustainable: McDonald’s Partners with Marine Stewardship Council

Filet-O-Fish Goes Sustainable: McDonald’s Partners with Marine Stewardship Council | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
McDonald's has announced that it will be the nation's first national restaurant chain to serve certified-sustainable seafood at all of its 14,000 U.S. locations.
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I may not like McDonald's food, and think that it's a detriment to your health to eat it; but I DO have to give credit to the company for this.  This is a huge step for such a massive consumer of seafood.  Good on McDonalds.

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Losing Nemo: Great Barrier Reef At Risk From Coal

Losing Nemo: Great Barrier Reef At Risk From Coal | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
UNESCO could pull reef's World Heritage status if proposed coal facilities come through.
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This Week in Sinister Evolutionary Leaps: Cooperative Spiders

This Week in Sinister Evolutionary Leaps: Cooperative Spiders | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Last time in sinister evolutionary leaps: catfish eating pigeons. This time, it's two different spider species working together for mysterious purposes.
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President Obama's message to the National Conference on LGBT Equality: Creating Change

President Barack Obama issued a video statement airing today before 3,000 lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights advocates assembled for the Na...
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Faux Shrink At It Again With Unethical Analysis of Obama

Faux Shrink At It Again With Unethical Analysis of Obama | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
I'm not sure what part of the Goldwater rule faux shrink and Fox News commentator Keith Ablow doesn't understand, but if he can't even get this right, why should anyone trust his analysis?
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Rand Paul on Benghazi: Stupid Untethered

Hilary Clinton testified on Benghazi today and Rand Paul brought the stupid. Paul seemingly mocked her very legitimate concussion injury and proceeded to dis...
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Wall Street Fraud Enabler Lanny Breuer Steps Down (with Eliot Spitzer)

Former New York Governor, Eliot Spitzer, joined us to explain the new Frontline documentary The Untouchables, why the Obama Administration failed to prosecut...
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