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Jon Stewart eviscerates CNN’s misreporting of Boston Marathon bombing case

Jon Stewart eviscerates CNN’s misreporting of Boston Marathon bombing case | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

On his show Wednesday night, The Daily Show host Jon Stewart ripped into CNN for incorrectly reporting a “dark-skinned male” had been arrested in connection to the Boston Marathon bombing.

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New Zealand Lawmakers Approve Gay Marriage Bill

New Zealand Lawmakers Approve Gay Marriage Bill | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Hundreds of jubilant gay-rights advocates celebrated at New Zealand's Parliament as the country became the 13th in the world and the first in the Asia-Pacific region to legalize same-sex marriage.
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UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon: Governments Have a Duty to Uphold the Rights of LGBT People — VIDEO

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon: Governments Have a Duty to Uphold the Rights of LGBT People — VIDEO | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon: Governments Have a Duty to Uphold the Rights of LGBT People — VIDEO -- News |-- Ban-Ki Moon, News, United Nations
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CIA Director Can't Believe Michele Bachmann Asked That Question

--CIA Director John Brennan's astonished reaction to Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann's question about drone strikes is hilarious. --On the Bonus Sh...
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Psychiatric Hospital Apologizes For Not Keeping Better Track Of Alex Jones' Online Privileges

Psychiatric Hospital Apologizes For Not Keeping Better Track Of Alex Jones' Online Privileges | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
"We are working diligently to combat Mr. Jones' acute paranoia and obsessive compulsivity to link all tragedy to the United States government."
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Married Mother Of Nine Accuses Priest Of Rape, Church Helps Him Flee To Poland (VIDEO)

Married Mother Of Nine Accuses Priest Of Rape, Church Helps Him Flee To Poland (VIDEO) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
This latest in a never-ending series of rapey Catholic priests escaped to Poland, while law enforcement fumbled the ball.
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Crazy Alex Jones Claims Boston Marathon Bombings A "False Flag Operation" - FBI Involved! (Video)

Crazy Alex Jones Claims Boston Marathon Bombings A "False Flag Operation" - FBI Involved! (Video) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Right-wing conspiracy nut Alex Jones claimed in a tweet today that the Boston Marathon bombings appears to be a "False Flag" operation, meaning of course that somehow the government is involved. &n...
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Teacher who told teens being gay is ‘disgusting’ is banned indefinitely

Teacher who told teens being gay is ‘disgusting’ is banned indefinitely | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Christian teacher has had his appeal at the High Court rejected after he told 15 and 16-year-olds being gay is a 'sin'
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Santorum thinks straights will stop having sex if gays can get married

Santorum thinks straights will stop having sex if gays can get married | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Former GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum thinks gay marriage will stop straight couples from getting married and/or having children. Which is odd.
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Man Shoots Himself in Head at NRA-Sponsored NASCAR Event

Man Shoots Himself in Head at NRA-Sponsored NASCAR Event | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Three months after Gun Appreciation Day resulted in several accidental shootings, another gun-advocating event has been marred by gun violence.
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15 of The Most Incredibly Ignorant Facebook Posts From TEApublicans Ever Written!

15 of The Most Incredibly Ignorant Facebook Posts From TEApublicans Ever Written! | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

For your entertainment, here is a compilation of the zaniest, most whacked out Facebook posts by TEApublicans that range from paranoid-delusional, borderline insane, hateful, bigoted to just plain stupid.

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Binational couples among those awaiting Supreme Court ruling on DOMA

Binational couples among those awaiting Supreme Court ruling on DOMA | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Jason Kirchick and Christian Pinillos of Stowe, Vt., are worried not only about their future working at a struggling ski lodge but also about their marriage.
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Yes, they do.  I know from a personal and ongoing experience.  I'm waiting.

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'It makes news because of the f*gs,' says HCA employee of bias charge

'It makes news because of the f*gs,' says HCA employee of bias charge | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
An employee of HCA, the huge healthcare conglomerate, asserted that the company does not discriminate against gays, who she refers to as "f*gs."
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Nancy Reagan's Daughter Says Former First Lady Supports Marriage Equality

Nancy Reagan's Daughter Says Former First Lady Supports Marriage Equality | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Patti Davis, the daughter of former President Ronald Reagan and First Lady Nancy Reagan, made headlines two weeks ago when she said her father would have backed same-sex marriage.
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WATCH: New Zealand MPs Sing Maori Love Song After Approving Gay Marriage

WATCH: New Zealand MPs Sing Maori Love Song After Approving Gay Marriage | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
MPs and people watching in the gallery of New Zealand's parliament broke into spontaneous song on Wednesday, following the passage of historic gay marriage legislation.
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Sh*t Homophobic People Say

Sh*t Homophobic People Say: no spoofing necessary, 100% real commentary by antigay public figures. Lambda Legal fights for the rights of LGBT people and peop...
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Islamaphobes Take Advantage of Boston Marathon Bombing & Why It's Dangerous

Erik Rush, Pamela Geller and countless others have taken to the Internet to attack Muslims. Coming from some of these names, this talk is very dangerous... T...
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Federal judge blocks Mississippi from closing down state’s only abortion clinic

Federal judge blocks Mississippi from closing down state’s only abortion clinic | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

A federal judge in Mississippi on Monday temporarily prevented the state’s only abortion clinic from being closed down.

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Witnesses Describe Scene After Blasts at Boston Marathon

Witnesses Describe Scene After Blasts at Boston Marathon | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Witnesses said they saw runners and bystanders who lost limbs and sustained other traumatic injuries.
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Right-Wing Media Horrified That Non-Discrimination Laws Protect Gay People

Right-Wing Media Horrified That Non-Discrimination Laws Protect Gay People | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Right-wing media outlets are criticizing the Washington attorney general for enforcing non-discrimination laws against a florist who refused to offer her services for a same-sex wedding.

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Eden Foods doubles down in birth control flap

Eden Foods doubles down in birth control flap | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
After my report on soy company's anti-birth control agenda, its CEO calls to talk Obama, abortion and contraception
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NEW SHIP NAMED AFTER SALLY RIDE

A new research ship that will be operated by the Scripps Institution of Oceanography on behalf of the Navy has been named after Sally Ride, the late La Jolla resident who became the first American woman to fly in space in 1983.
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New Research Confirms Gun Rampages Are Rising—and Armed Civilians Don't Stop Them

New Research Confirms Gun Rampages Are Rising—and Armed Civilians Don't Stop Them | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Data on 84 attacks echoes MoJo's investigation and further debunks the NRA's "good guys with guns" myth.
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New Zealand Poised to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage on Wednesday

New Zealand Poised to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage on Wednesday | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
New Zealand Poised to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage on Wednesday -- News |-- Gay Marriage, New Zealand, News
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French religious right promises to spill blood over gay marriage push

French religious right promises to spill blood over gay marriage push | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Anti-gay "family values" groups in France are promising to spill blood if the French government proceeds with legalizing gay marriage.
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Allie Bruns's comment, April 7, 1:16 PM
This is very sad knowing that people can't accept people for who they are.
Maddy Martini's comment, April 7, 1:19 PM
This is so sad. Why can't people accept someone else for having different values? Makes you wonder if people don't want to see other people happy.
Jessica Grady's comment, April 8, 1:09 PM
I believe that everyone should have the right to love who they love no matter what. Walking down the street arm in arm was not hurting anyone, and the fact that people went out of their way to hurt them is awful.