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Anonymous Hacks The Westboro Baptist Church: Posts All Their Personal Information

Anonymous Hacks The Westboro Baptist Church: Posts All Their Personal Information | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Commentary | The hacking collective known as Anonymous renewed their war on the Westboro Baptist Church today.
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Matt Damon opens up about ‘gay rumors’ surrounding his friendship with buddy Ben Affleck

Matt Damon opens up about ‘gay rumors’ surrounding his friendship with buddy Ben Affleck | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Matt Damon and Ben Affleck’s meteoric rise to fame with “Good Will Hunting” left behind a trail of tabloid speculation about their possible “bro-mance.” Damon, an avowedly straight man, did not address those rumors – until now.
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So About That 'Glowing' Cigarette... | Wired Science

So About That 'Glowing' Cigarette... | Wired Science | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The FDA's list of hazardous compounds in cigarette smoke contains radioactive polonium-210 and two well-known isotopes of uranium. Cigarette makers flagged the problem internally by the 1960s and studied it in secret.
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Are You Surprised That the Video of Comedian Steven Crowder Getting Punched in the Face By a Union Activist Was Misleadingly Edited?

Are You Surprised That the Video of Comedian Steven Crowder Getting Punched in the Face By a Union Activist Was Misleadingly Edited? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
This week's worthless, petty political controversy has taken an entirely predictable turn.
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Hillary Clinton's Schedule Hacked

Hillary Clinton's Schedule Hacked | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Every entry between Jan. 20th, 2013 through Jan. 20th, 2017 said, "Chillaxin' Until I'm President!"
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It just happened

It just happened | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Just moments ago, I received a call from Sen. Harry Reid’s office, confirming my position on the Senate Banking Committee in January.

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NY Times Writer: Anti-Poverty Programs Make It Too Easy on the Poor!

The New York Times' Nicholas Kristof, who admits he knows little to nothing on the subject, would like to let you all know that our anti-poverty programs are...
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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia: "I'm Proud To Be a Douchebag"

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia: "I'm Proud To Be a Douchebag" | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
I've had to make decisions on cases that would've devastated me financially if I upheld the Constitution and I couldn't let that happen.
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Papantonio: The Union War Has Just Begun Against Rick Snyder

Mike Papantonio appears on The Big Picture with Thom Hartmann to discuss Michigan Governor Rick Snyder's signing of so-called "Right to Work" bills in his st...
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Lesbian Wife Denied Membership To Military Spouses Group

Lesbian Wife Denied Membership To Military Spouses Group | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Officer's wife excluded for lacking a military ID card. The Pentagon's nearly 15-month review on benefits changes after "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" now in the spotlight.
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Cheerful Old British Man Shows You What $315 Billion In Gold Bars Looks Like

Cheerful Old British Man Shows You What $315 Billion In Gold Bars Looks Like | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Do you like gold? Of course you do. Check out this episode of the YouTube chemistry web series Periodic Videos, where the adorable old British guy takes you on a tour of a gold bullion vault belonging to the Bank of England, which protects about...
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Repugnant NY Post Does Another Repugnant Thing

Repugnant NY Post Does Another Repugnant Thing | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

We know it's the New York Post. We know what their standards are, and they're not very high. Many of the writers and editors have made it clear that they could care less about the trans young people reading their paper - or parents and friends who have lost a loved one due to anti-trans violence.

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FBI Notes Decrease In Hate Crimes, Increase In Anti-Gay Violence

FBI Notes Decrease In Hate Crimes, Increase In Anti-Gay Violence | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The number of hate crimes reported to U.S. law enforcement agencies decreased by 6% from 2010, while anti-LGBT violence increased slightly by 2.6%, according to a new report by the FBI.
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White House won't accept new tax offer from Republican leader

White House won't accept new tax offer from Republican leader | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama is not ready to accept a new offer from the Republican leader of the U.S.
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America Really, Really Wants To See The Internet Stay Free

America Really, Really Wants To See The Internet Stay Free | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- A disappointed American delegation led a Western snub of a U.N.
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Santa on Strike. Will Not Deliver to Republican Homes

Santa on Strike. Will Not Deliver to Republican Homes | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
I unionized over 400 years ago. Before that, I’d get an elf all trained up; tinkering toys just the way I like, and then they’d up and leave for a better paying job.
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GOP Congressman Claims the Sun is "Socialist" -- Giving Light and Heat Away To All For Free

GOP Congressman Claims the Sun is "Socialist" -- Giving Light and Heat Away To All For Free | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Not only are the actions taken to harness solar energy socialist, but we need to look at the actual sun itself. The sun gives light and heat to the entire earth -- it gives it away for free.
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Gene Regulation May Explain How Homosexuality Flourishes

Gene Regulation May Explain How Homosexuality Flourishes | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The search for a "gay gene" may be off-target, new research finds. Another process called epigenetics that switches genes on and off may explain why homosexuality runs in families.
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Do We Really Have to Condemn the Union Protestor Who Punched Fox News Comedian Steven Crowder?

Do We Really Have to Condemn the Union Protestor Who Punched Fox News Comedian Steven Crowder? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Good, serious progressives are supposed to condemn violence as a political tactic, because it's wrong and in many cases counterproductive. But do we really need to condemn the union protestor who socked Fox News comedian Steven Crowder in the jaw?
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Pro-Life Promotes Their Cause With Wire Hangers and 'Back Alley Days'

Pro-Life Promotes Their Cause With Wire Hangers and 'Back Alley Days' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Booths will be set up, literally in back alleys, where women seeking abortions can lay down on flee-ridden blankets and get free abortions from non-medically trained personnel using, you guessed it, the “pro life wire hanger”.
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Republican Throws Tantrum When Staffer Uses "Members Only" Elevator

North Carolina GOP Congresswoman Virginia Foxx does not like it when staff members, who can't read, user her "Members Only" elevator. However, perhaps it is ...
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Uruguay's lower house approves gay marriage law

Uruguay's lower house approves gay marriage law | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
[...] these changes in society have to be accepted, said Deputy Anibal Gloodtdofsky of the right-wing Colorado Party, who told The Associated Press he plans to join the ruling Broad Front coalition and vote in favor on Tuesday.
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Once again, these staunchly Catholic, S. American countries are proving how backwards the United States is.

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Say What You Will About This Guy, But At Least He's Honest About Choosing Party Over Country

Say What You Will About This Guy, But At Least He's Honest About Choosing Party Over Country | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Which would you pick? 1) Help America. 2) Annoy the President.
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Dems Pressure Tea Party Republicans On 'Hostage' Holding

Dems Pressure Tea Party Republicans On 'Hostage' Holding | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee launched a new robocall campaign Monday urging House Republicans to agree to extend tax cuts for the middle class as part of a deficit deal.
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