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CNN’s John Avlon: Less Than $300,000 of Sarah Palin’s PAC Money Went to Candidates (VIDEO)

CNN’s John Avlon: Less Than $300,000 of Sarah Palin’s PAC Money Went to Candidates (VIDEO) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

In a follow-up to a piece DeadState published this Friday, Sarah Palin has been accused of hypocrisy after CNN’s John Avlon slammed her in The Daily Beast for spending a “vast amount of money” on consultants — after railing against them during her speech at CPAC 2013.

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LOOK: New Apple Patent Could Drastically Change iPhones

LOOK: New Apple Patent Could Drastically Change iPhones | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (AP) — Apple is seeking a patent for an iPhone that has a display that wraps around the edges of the device, expanding the viewable area and eliminating all physical buttons.
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Jim Carrey's Message To Fox News

Jim Carrey's Message To Fox News | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Jim Carrey has some harsh words for Fox News. Carrey released a statement on Friday blasting the conservative news network as "a media colostomy bag that has begun to burst at the seams."
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Obama's Push For Free Trade Pact Looks Like Corporate Giveaway, Consumer Groups Fear

Obama's Push For Free Trade Pact Looks Like Corporate Giveaway, Consumer Groups Fear | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- After months of pressure from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the White House is following through on President Barack Obama's pledge to negotiate a new free trade agreement with the European Union.
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Iraq, Afghan wars will cost to $4 trillion to $6 trillion, Harvard study says

Iraq, Afghan wars will cost to $4 trillion to $6 trillion, Harvard study says | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Long-term costs of the Iraq and Afghan wars could reach $6 trillion, according to a new Harvard study.
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Rep. Don Young (R-AK) Reminisces About Hiring 'Wetbacks'

Rep. Don Young (R-AK) Reminisces About Hiring 'Wetbacks' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Rep. Don Young (R-AK) used an ethnic slur to describe Mexican farm workers in an interview with a local station KRBD on Thursday.  "My father had a ranch; we used to have 50-60 wetbacks to pick tomatoes,” he said while discussing economic trends of...
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How the Monsanto Protection Act snuck into law

How the Monsanto Protection Act snuck into law | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A provison that protects the biotech giant from litigation passed Congress without many members knowing about it
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Will Marriage Equality Make Christianity Illegal? Fox News Contributors Think So (VIDEO)

Will Marriage Equality Make Christianity Illegal? Fox News Contributors Think So (VIDEO) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The latest wave of anti-equality, anti-gay hysteria from the Christian right, and what their persecution complex is REALLY about.
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"Pastor" and moron Robert Jeffress calls freedom from religion a ‘perverted idea’

"Pastor" and moron Robert Jeffress calls freedom from religion a ‘perverted idea’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Megachurch Pastor Robert Jeffress on Wednesday night claimed the First Amendment did not protect non-religious Americans in the same way it protected religious Americans.

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Tucker Carlson, you’re no Andrew Breitbart!

Tucker Carlson, you’re no Andrew Breitbart! | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A hyped-up scandal and a lame documentary remind us that the blogger’s showmanship is gone, but his hatred lives on
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A note to conservatives eager to draw parallels between same sex marriage and non-consensual criminal acts

A note to conservatives eager to draw parallels between same sex marriage and non-consensual criminal acts | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

You think of sex with children. And sex with animals. And goodness only knows what else (other than butt sex and until what point in life a man’s, i.e., your own, sperm is viable, which isn’t exactly giving straight marriage the best reputation).

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Outrageous Breach Of Journalistic Protocol Endangers President Obama's Daughters

Outrageous Breach Of Journalistic Protocol Endangers President Obama's Daughters | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
In their zeal to attack the president in any way possible, did Breitbart.com finally go too far?
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Here's Audio of Today's Prop. 8 Arguments Before the Supreme Court: LISTEN

Here's Audio of Today's Prop. 8 Arguments Before the Supreme Court: LISTEN | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Here's Audio of Today's Prop. 8 Arguments Before the Supreme Court: LISTEN -- News |--
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Why You're A 'Faggot'

Why You're A 'Faggot' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
For over a year I researched the words that people use to describe gay men -- words like "faggot," "pillow biter," "queer," "gym bunny," "bear," "twink," "homosexual" and even "gay" -- to get at the heart of the assumptions that people make about us.
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How That Red Equal Sign Took Over Facebook

How That Red Equal Sign Took Over Facebook | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
It seemed like most people were changing their Facebook profile pictures to the Human Rights Campaign's symbol for equality -- that red equal sign -- this week as the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in two cases concerning same-sex marriage.
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New Bill In Kansas: Quarantine HIV/AIDS Positive People (VIDEO)

New Bill In Kansas: Quarantine HIV/AIDS Positive People (VIDEO) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Kansas is still vying for the title of 'Craziest, Most Offensive State in the Union.'
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Beck: Common Core Designed to 'Train Us to be a Serf State' Ruled by China and Islam

Beck: Common Core Designed to 'Train Us to be a Serf State' Ruled by China and Islam | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Last night, Glenn Beck spent a good ten minutes randomly placing colored dots all over his chalkboard, laying out his vision of the future in which the world is systematically overtaken by a combinati...
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New malware goes directly to US ATMs and cash registers for card info

New malware goes directly to US ATMs and cash registers for card info | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
While many consumers already take precautions when shopping online, they may need to start being even more careful - as a new report shows malware is focusing on physical registers and ATMs compromised by attackers looking to harvest card data.
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Britain's Daily Mail Tabloid Runs Histrionic Story On Scuffle Outside Supreme Court

Britain's <i>Daily Mail</i> Tabloid Runs Histrionic Story On Scuffle Outside Supreme Court | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Britain's Daily Mail today published a raving story that describes the gay participant in yesterday's scuffle outside the US Supreme Court as an Occupy Wall Street activist who has demonstrated in support of murdered Florida teen Trayvon Martin.

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Bill O'Reilly & Megyn Kelly Admit: No Compelling Argument Against Gay Marriage! (Video)

Bill O'Reilly & Megyn Kelly Admit: No Compelling Argument Against Gay Marriage! (Video) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Well, butter my butt and call me a biscuit!  Bill O’Reilly and Fox’s #1 platinum blonde, Megyn Kelly, discuss the fact that religious fundamentalists have no real argument against same sex marriage.  We think we know why; because there is no compelling argument against people who are in love being able to legally express it by getting married.

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Christian Right Now Outraged At Being Told Their Faith Is Meaningful to Them

Christian Right Now Outraged At Being Told Their Faith Is Meaningful to Them | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Ooooooh, did you hear about the evil liberal and no doubt Satan-worshipping college professor who tried to turn all his students against God by having them write the word “Jesus” on a piece of paper and then stomping on it, at what point the ground underneath them opened up and they were all directly swallowed into hell? No? Well, Rick Scott, otherwise known as America’s Stupidest Governor®, sure has, and he’s super angry about it.

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Activist: Kansas HIV quarantine bill lets religious officials justify discrimination

Activist: Kansas HIV quarantine bill lets religious officials justify discrimination | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The founder of an organization which advocates for the rights AIDS patients says that a proposed Kansas law which allows HIV people to be quarantined would essentially give cover to religious officials who might want to discriminate against LGBT people.

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How not to seem like a racist

How not to seem like a racist | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A tip for right-wingers angry about charges of racial bias: Try treating the Obama daughters with decency
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Jon Stewart demolishes Republican’s superficial new messaging strategy

Jon Stewart demolishes Republican’s superficial new messaging strategy | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

On his show Tuesday night, The Daily Show host Jon Stewart ripped into the Republican Party’s so-called “autopsy” report for advocating merely superficial changes to the party.

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Bill O’Reilly says same sex marriage foes are just a bunch of Bible thumpers

Bill O’Reilly says same sex marriage foes are just a bunch of Bible thumpers | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Fox News host Bill O’Reilly knocked opponents of same sex marriage on Tuesday night, claiming they had a weak argument that relied entirely on religious beliefs.

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