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Spanish Police Crack Down on Protesters Surrounding the Parliament

Anti-austerity rage intensified in Madrid, as protesters surrounded the parliament Tuesday night in a sign of mounting frustration towards the right-wing gov...
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US brands Julian Assange and WikiLeaks ‘enemies of the state’ (VIDEO)

US brands Julian Assange and WikiLeaks ‘enemies of the state’ (VIDEO) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Julian Assange and WikiLeaks have been declared enemies of the United States.
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Hollande plaide pour dépénaliser l'homosexualité (Hollande)calls to decriminalize homosexuality

Hollande plaide pour dépénaliser l'homosexualité (Hollande)calls to decriminalize homosexuality | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (Reuters) - François Hollande a plaidé mardi devant l'Assemblée générale des Nations unies pour la dépénalisation de l'homosexualité au...
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NOM's Marriage ADA fines its next 'victims'

NOM's Marriage ADA fines its next 'victims' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The National Organization For Marriage's Damian Goddard, a man inclined to use words like "struggling with the Cross of same-sex attraction" when referring to gays…

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Jon Stewart on Mitt Romney’s hypocrisy: He appears to be getting dumber

Jon Stewart on Mitt Romney’s hypocrisy: He appears to be getting dumber | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

On his show Tuesday night, Daily Show host Jon Stewart said President Barack Obama was the luckiest man on the planet because he was running against Mitt Romney. The political comedian chronicled the latest contradictory and hypocritical statements of the Republican presidential nominee, claiming that “the closer we get to the election, the dumber Mitt Romney appears to be getting.”
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Google hasn't 'done anything yet' with Maps for iOS 6, Schmidt says

Google hasn't 'done anything yet' with Maps for iOS 6, Schmidt says | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Google executive chairman seems to indicate that his company hasn't gone out of its way to bring Google Maps to iOS 6. Read this blog post by Don Reisinger on Internet & Media.
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Chris Kluwe Defends Gay Marriage Letter: 'This Is A Human Rights Issue'

Chris Kluwe Defends Gay Marriage Letter: 'This Is A Human Rights Issue' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
It looks like there’s this shift occurring in the NFL right now,” said Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe, talking about gay marriage.
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Legitimate Scientists Debunk JONAH’s ‘Ex-Gay’ Junk Science

Jews Offering New Alternatives to Homosexuality’s (JONAH) co-founders, Arthur Abba Goldberg and Elaine Berk, have no scientific training, yet they often pretend to be experts.

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Bishop Harry Jackson performs excellent 'tap dancing' for religious right

Bishop Harry Jackson performs excellent 'tap dancing' for religious right | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

You will notice that one of the special guests of this laughable summit will be Bishop Harry Jackson of the High Impact Leadership Coalition. I've written about Jackson many times recently because I think it's safe to say that Jackson has replaced the Coalition of African-American Pastors as the wedge in which the religious right's attempt to sabotage President Obama's African-American support.

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Ben and Jerry’s co-founder explains ‘monetary jiu jitsu’ to get money out of politics

Ben and Jerry’s co-founder explains ‘monetary jiu jitsu’ to get money out of politics | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

During an appearance on Current TV’s Viewpoint, Ben and Jerry’s co-founder Ben Cohen explained the rationale behind his Stamp Stampede campaign

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A Progressive Primer on the Issue of America’s Debt Problem – Ten Things You Really Need to Know

A Progressive Primer on the Issue of America’s Debt Problem – Ten Things You Really Need to Know | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
ten arguments for why focusing on immediate debt reduction is a very bad idea from a progressive point of view...
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Poll Shows Romney Losing Ground, Now Down By 8 Points; Wrong Track Voters At 52%

A new Zogby Poll of 860 likely voters nationwide, conducted online September 21 and 22, shows President Barack Obama opening up an 8 point lead over GOP challenger and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney.
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How the Associated Press used their poll this week to mischaracterize the race for the White House

How the Associated Press used their poll this week to mischaracterize the race for the White House | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The press clearly thinks these four men are in a dead heat. Are they right about that?

Over a week ago, at the height of the post-Democratic Convention Obama surge, I posed the following question ...
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The Impending Global Bacon Shortage... and Climate Change

The Impending Global Bacon Shortage... and Climate Change | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
If this won't convince you to care about global warming...
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Jesse Tyler Ferguson's Attack Ad on Eric Stonestreet

Jimmy Kimmel Live - Jesse Tyler Ferguson's Attack Ad on Eric Stonestreet Jimmy Kimmel Live's YouTube channel features clips and recaps of every episode from ...
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Pathological Liar @MittRomney Lies About Lying

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Romney Cuts Off School Board Member, Says He Doesn’t Believe Teachers’ Unions Are Popular (VIDEO)

Romney Cuts Off School Board Member, Says He Doesn’t Believe Teachers’ Unions Are Popular (VIDEO) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
How to be Mitt Romney: 1) Open mouth. 2) Shove foot deep inside.
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Fringe 'black leader' attacks Obama, Democratic Party

Fringe 'black leader' attacks Obama, Democratic Party | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Batten down the hatches. We have another wannabe black leader urging African-Americans to leave the Democratic Party.

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Clinton To Muslims: You Can't React Every Time You're Insulted

Clinton To Muslims: You Can't React Every Time You're Insulted | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- Former President Bill Clinton says the followers of Islam shouldn't resort to violence when they hear their faith challenged in an increasingly diverse and Internet-connected world.
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Romney Losing The NASCAR Vote

Romney Losing The NASCAR Vote | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
NASCAR team owners may count Mitt Romney among their friends, but that doesn't mean fans of the sport will necessarily vote for him, according to an online poll from JZ Analytics.
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Ever Wonder What Real Journalists Think Of People Like Bill O'Reilly?

Ever Wonder What Real Journalists Think Of People Like Bill O'Reilly? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Old school journalism: 1, whatever it is that Fox News does: 0...
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Check your backwards hypotheticals, Backholm

Check your backwards hypotheticals, Backholm: Good As You: Gay and Lesbian Activism With a Sense of Humor. News. Politics. Commentary. Irreverence.
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Maddow mocks Romney for wondering why airplane windows don’t open

Maddow mocks Romney for wondering why airplane windows don’t open | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

On her show Monday night, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow lampooned Mitt Romney for wondering why airplanes didn’t have windows that open.
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Libyans Storm Militia in Backlash of Attack on US

Libyans Storm Militia in Backlash of Attack on US | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) -- Hundreds of protesters angry over last week's killing of the U.S. ambassador to Libya stormed the compound of the Islamic extremist militia suspected in the attack, evicting militiamen and setting fire to their building Friday.

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Romney Cites Emergency Room As Viable Health Care Option For Uninsured

Romney Cites Emergency Room As Viable Health Care Option For Uninsured | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- Downplaying the need for the government to ensure that every person has health insurance, Mitt Romney on Sunday suggested that emergency room care suffices as a substitute for the uninsured.
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