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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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Wow, The Newest Anti-Gay-Marriage Arguments Are Getting Even Crazier

Wow, The Newest Anti-Gay-Marriage Arguments Are Getting Even Crazier | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
See, this is why the anti-gay-marriage advocates are losing every time.
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Sigh. Elizabeth Warren Embarrasses Some Bank Regulators To Their Faces. Again.

Sigh. Elizabeth Warren Embarrasses Some Bank Regulators To Their Faces. Again. | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
If you are gonna be questioned by Sen. Warren, don't ever say this.
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15 Of The Dumbest Political Facebook Posts From Right-Wingers! (Face-Palm Alert!)

15 Of The Dumbest Political Facebook Posts From Right-Wingers! (Face-Palm Alert!) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Here is a collection of the 15 dumbest political posts found on Facebook. These posts show just how bad human ignorance can get, so prepare to cringe, laugh, and/or cry... Right to "bare" arms is i...
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Same-Sex Couples Missing From Immigration Debate — For Now

Same-Sex Couples Missing From Immigration Debate — For Now | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Although unlikely to be a part of the initial Senate bill, LGBT advocates are confident protections for same-sex couples will be added in committee.
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Maine Supremes hear NOM’s argument about why they alone don’t have to follow campaign law

Maine Supremes hear NOM’s argument about why they alone don’t have to follow campaign law | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
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Interview with daughter of gay man arrested at hubby's hospital bed

Interview with daughter of gay man arrested at hubby's hospital bed | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The daughter of a gay man arrested at his partner's hospital bed says hospital is lying, and police assumed her father had AIDS because he was gay.
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Joe Biden Mocks Paranoid Gun Owners: 'We’re Going to Swoop Down… and Gather Up Every Gun in America’ (Video)

Joe Biden Mocks Paranoid Gun Owners: 'We’re Going to Swoop Down… and Gather Up Every Gun in America’ (Video) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Vice President Joe Biden criticized the NRA during remarks he made in a speech promoting stricter gun control legislation. He surely infuriated a few people with the below remarks... “Kinda scary m...
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NRA on the Defensive After Al Qaeda Spokesman Praises America’s Lack of Background Checks (VIDEO)

NRA on the Defensive After Al Qaeda Spokesman Praises America’s Lack of Background Checks (VIDEO) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
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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, 2014 1:16 PM
This is very sad knowing that people can't accept people for who they are.
Maddy Martini's comment, April 7, 2014 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, 2014 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.
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What Actually Happened To That Same-Sex Couple In The Missouri Hospital

What Actually Happened To That Same-Sex Couple In The Missouri Hospital | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
There has been a lot of speculation as to what actually transpired when Roger Gorley was arrested away from his husband Allen’s bedside in a Missouri hospital earlier this week.
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Hospital now changing story about arrest of gay man from partner's bed

Hospital now changing story about arrest of gay man from partner's bed | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Research Medical Center in Missouri had a gay man arrested from the bedside of his partner. A new statement suggests the hospital lied.
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North Carolina Lawmaker Equates Islamic Prayer With Terrorism… Then Cites Need For ‘Religious Freedom’

North Carolina Lawmaker Equates Islamic Prayer With Terrorism… Then Cites Need For ‘Religious Freedom’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
North Carolina Republican state Rep. Michele Presnell, who co-sponsored the state's proposal to allow an official state religion, was asked about her thoughts
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What You Need To Know About House Bill 2183

What You Need To Know About House Bill 2183 | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
What you need to know about Kansas' House Bill 2183 and thoughts from leaders in the gay & HIV/AIDS awareness communities.
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GOP Slams Brakes On Rebranding Effort

The Republican National Committee is meeting in Los Angeles over the next three days beginning today

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Federal Officials Aim For "Speedy" Response Following Missouri Hospital Arrest

Federal Officials Aim For "Speedy" Response Following Missouri Hospital Arrest | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
After the arrest of gay patient's partner in Missouri's Research Medical Center, federal officials are "working to gather the facts and determine what steps to take in a speedy manner....
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9 'Chained CPI' Facts They Don't Want You to Know

9 'Chained CPI' Facts They Don't Want You to Know | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The "chained CPI" proposal in President Obama's budget continues to draw much-deserved fire, which is only likely to increase.
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At Howard University, Rand Paul Falsely Claims He Never Opposed the 1964 Civil Rights Act

At Howard University, Rand Paul Falsely Claims He Never Opposed the 1964 Civil Rights Act | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Paul fibs about his position on the landmark legislation.
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