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Poll shows slippage for Akin

Poll shows slippage for Akin | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
This poll was conducted by Mason-Dixon Polling & Research Inc. of Washington on Aug. 22 and Aug. 23. A total of 625 registered Missouri voters were interviewed statewide by telephone.
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Former Fla GOP Gov Charlie Crist endorses Barack Obama | Florida politics blog: The Buzz | Tampa Bay Times

For Florida political news today, the Buzz blog is your can't-miss-it source. St. Petersburg Times writers offer the latest in Florida politics, the Florida Legislature and the Rick Scott administration.
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NOM To The Faithful: Give Us Money Or ‘Gay Marriage Will Be Imposed Across America’

NOM To The Faithful: Give Us Money Or ‘Gay Marriage Will Be Imposed Across America’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
NOM sent a fear-mongering email threatening that if “people of faith” don’t donate to NOM, “gay ‘marriage’ will be imposed as the law of the land for all of us.”...
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After Tyler Clementi’s Suicide, His Parents Make Painful Changes in the Search for Why

After Tyler Clementi’s Suicide, His Parents Make Painful Changes in the Search for Why | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The parents of Tyler Clementi, the Rutgers student who jumped off the George Washington Bridge in 2010, continue to find many sources of blame.
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The conservative case for same sex marriage

Some people think that only liberals support same sex marriage, and all conservatives are against it.
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Liberal Group Targets Koch Brothers In New Campaign To 'Stop The Greed Agenda'

Liberal Group Targets Koch Brothers In New Campaign To 'Stop The Greed Agenda' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A liberal nonprofit group with ties to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) wants to make the Koch brothers famous outside the Beltway establishment, where they're well known GOP fundraising heavyweights.
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Daily Kos: Tax experts find shady, possibly illegal, dealings in documents related to Romney's Bain investments

Daily Kos: Tax experts find shady, possibly illegal, dealings in documents related to Romney's Bain investments | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
He has no idea what the company he was founder and head of for
15 (or so) years does with his investments. Really.



Tax experts poring over leaked confidential documents from Boston-based Bain ...
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Video: 'Satanic' Scooby Doo pushes lesbianism, cross-dressing, overuse of the word 'Jinkies'

Video: 'Satanic' Scooby Doo pushes lesbianism, cross-dressing, overuse of the word 'Jinkies' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Video: 'Satanic' Scooby Doo pushes lesbianism, cross-dressing, overuse of the word 'Jinkies': Good As You: Gay and Lesbian Activism With a Sense of Humor. News. Politics. Commentary. Irreverence.
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Bill Nye: Creationism Is Not Appropriate For Children

Evolution is the fundamental idea in all of life science, in all of biology. According to Bill Nye, aka "The Science Guy," if grownups want to "deny evolutio...
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Al Qaeda Organizes Hit On Navy Seal Outed By FOX News

Al Qaeda Organizes Hit On Navy Seal Outed By FOX News | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Roger Ailes run media network gives key information to terrorist organization.
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Romney's Lying Machine

Romney's Lying Machine | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
I’ve been struck by the baldness of Romney’s repetitive lies about Obama — that Obama ended the work requirement under welfare, for example, or that Obama’s Affordable Care Act cuts $716 billion from...
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Tax experts: Bain's tax strategy is unlawful

Tax experts: Bain's tax strategy is unlawful | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Mitt Romney has benefited from an unlawful tax strategy employed by Bain Capital, three separate tax law experts tell Lean Forward.
“It violates the established tax law,” one put it flatly.
At issue are documents posted online Thursday by Gawker.com.
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Fox's U.S. TV station licenses challenged | McClatchy

A public policy watchdog group has asked the Federal Communications Commission to strip News Corp.'s Fox Broadcasting of licenses it has to operate television stations.
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New poll shows Obama with a significant lead over Romney in Pa.

New poll shows Obama with a significant lead over Romney in Pa. | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Ten weeks before the election, a voter poll commissioned by The Inquirer finds President Obama leading Republican rival Mitt Romney by a significant margin in Pennsylvania, raising the question of whether the Keystone State is up for grabs on Nov.
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What It's Like To Be A Closeted Gay Athlete

What It's Like To Be A Closeted Gay Athlete | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Stephen Bickford was a star soccer player in high school, and played at the University of North Carolina and for the U.S. U-18 Men's Soccer team. Today he published a long testimonial about hid...
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The Crackpot Caucus

The Crackpot Caucus | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
It's not just Todd Akin. Many Republicans cling to ignorance that would get their ears boxed even in a medieval classroom.
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American Sociological Association May Move Against Regnerus Study Soon

American Sociological Association May Move Against Regnerus Study Soon | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

It is becoming obvious that Mark Regnerus of the University of Texas at Austin is in some pretty serious trouble for taking $750,000 from the National Organization for Marriage affiliated Witherspoon Institute and then producing an inaccurate, invalid, and academically unsound sociological study aimed at demonizing gay parents.

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Analyzing Anti-gay Slurs Is Nasty Business, but Surprisingly Revealing

Analyzing Anti-gay Slurs Is Nasty Business, but Surprisingly Revealing | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
There were thousands of comments in response to my last piece at Slate, in which I lashed out against Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy’s policy of funding anti-gay causes.
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RNC speaker's business experience blows holes in party's 'We built it' theme

RNC speaker's business experience blows holes in party's 'We built it' theme | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

If Sher Valenzuela tells the truth at the Republican Convention about how her business succeeded, expect something to go wrong with the microphones.

Sher Valenzuela may not have been the best ...

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RNC Leader Says Governor Dishonored General Custer's Memory by Meeting With American Indians

RNC Leader Says Governor Dishonored General Custer's Memory by Meeting With American Indians | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
General George Armstrong Custer died in 1876, but that doesn't mean we should forget his legacy of slaughtering indigenous peoples.
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Audio: Bryan Fischer—intimately familiar with legitimate illogic

Audio: Bryan Fischer—intimately familiar with legitimate illogic | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Audio: Bryan Fischer—intimately familiar with legitimate illogic : Good As You: Gay and Lesbian Activism With a Sense of Humor. News. Politics. Commentary. Irreverence.
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Romney Defends Birther Line: ‘The Crowd Loved It’

Romney Defends Birther Line: ‘The Crowd Loved It’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Mitt Romney is standing by a joke about his birth certificate he made on Friday, despite complaints from the Obama campaign that the line was a nod to racially charged conspiracy theories regarding the president’s origins.
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Did David Koch buy Paul Ryan's VP nomination?

Did David Koch buy Paul Ryan's VP nomination? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Cenk covers a Roger Stone report that David Koch may have lobbied heavily for Paul Ryan's selection as VP -- in exchange for an additional $100 million to Romney-friendly super PACs.
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