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Family Research Council: SPLC Created Environment That Led To Shooting

Family Research Council: SPLC Created Environment That Led To Shooting | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Family Research Council President Tony Perkins took to Fox News Thursday to say groups that oppose his organization are responsible for creating the atmosphere that led to the shooting at its headquarters Wednesday.
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Donald Trump's 'Big Surprise' for Republican National Convention is Unspeakably Lame

Donald Trump's 'Big Surprise' for Republican National Convention is Unspeakably Lame | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Human candy corn Donald Trump, a well-known Political Expert and Successful Reality-Television Business Actor, has a "big surprise" planned for the Republican National Convention.
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Fox News host Eric Bolling: ‘Obamacare literally may kill you’

Fox News host Eric Bolling: ‘Obamacare literally may kill you’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Fox News co-host Eric Bolling on Wednesday asserted that President Barack Obama’s health care reform law could “literally” kill people.

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Mitt Romney's Cringe-Inducing Desperation

Mitt Romney's Cringe-Inducing Desperation | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

At some point in the near future, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney will be standing in front of a crowd, probably in one of those mythical swing states, like maybe Colorado or Pennsylvania, and, his moussed-hair tousling impossibly perfectly in the breeze, he'll be in the middle of a stump speech when it'll happen. He'll raise his fist at the end of his focus group-tested rolled sleeve arm, and he'll say, "You wanna see how much I want to be president?" And then he'll punch himself in the balls.

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Jon Stewart mocks Palin over her blindness to spewing divisive vitriol

Jon Stewart mocks Palin over her blindness to spewing divisive vitriol | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

On his show Wednesday night, Jon Stewart mocked Republicans who freaked out over recent comments made by Vice President Joe Biden.

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ACORN ‘Pimp’ James O’Keefe Can Be Sued In Infamous Video Case, Rules Judge

ACORN ‘Pimp’ James O’Keefe Can Be Sued In Infamous Video Case, Rules Judge | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A federal judge has just refused to throw out a request from James O’Keefe, who infamously and secretly filmed an ACORN worker while pretending to be a pimp.
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Paul Ryan's Family Is Rich Because of the Federal Government

The Rude Pundit was going to write a snarky, expletive-filled little rant about Rep. Paul Ryan today until he was listening to NPR talk about Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's selection for his running mate. The report mentioned how Ryan's family has deep roots in southern Wisconsin, and that his family made its fortune with a construction business, Ryan Incorporated, which was once "Ryan Brothers." And that it "built roads."

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Congressional Candidate Joe The Plumber: ‘Start Shooting’ Immigrants

Congressional Candidate Joe The Plumber: ‘Start Shooting’ Immigrants | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Congressional Tea Party candidate Samuel Joe The Plumber Wurzelbacher, told supporters we should “put a damn fence on the border going to Mexico and start shooting.”...
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Bryan Fischer doubles down on egregious Underground Railroad comparisons

Bryan Fischer doubles down on egregious Underground Railroad comparisons | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Bryan Fischer doubles down on egregious Underground Railroad comparisons: Good As You: Gay and Lesbian Activism With a Sense of Humor. News. Politics. Commentary. Irreverence.
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Crazy Texan Freaks Out Over Black Man Bagging His Groceries, Cites Religious Freedom As His Excuse

Crazy Texan Freaks Out Over Black Man Bagging His Groceries, Cites Religious Freedom As His Excuse | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Files Suit against a Grocery Store; cites violation of 'Religious Freedom'...
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Jon Stewart: Romney merely the delivery system for Paul Ryan

Jon Stewart: Romney merely the delivery system for Paul Ryan | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The Daily Show host Jon Stewart on Tuesday night mocked Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) for claiming to be a fiscal conservative while voting in favor of two wars, TARP, tax cuts for the rich and Medicare Part D.

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Baywatch Star Will Keep Searching for Noah's Ark Despite Injuries, Fact That Noah's Ark Isn't Real

Baywatch Star Will Keep Searching for Noah's Ark Despite Injuries, Fact That Noah's Ark Isn't Real | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Former Baywatch star Donna D'Errico got pretty banged up while on expedition to find Noah's Ark in Turkey. Yes, this is apparently a thing that people do.
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Your Election is being Bought by 47 Billionaires (and they are Buying War, Climate Change)

Your Election is being Bought by 47 Billionaires (and they are Buying War, Climate Change) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

They found that nearly 60% of the almost quarter of a billion dollars raised by Super PACs from individuals derived from just 47 people, who gave at least $1 million each (obviously some gave much more).

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Paul Ryan's budget plan would destroy the middle class

Paul Ryan's budget plan would destroy the middle class | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

It certainly hasn't taken long for the blue-eyed, smiling visage to be scrubbed off Paul Ryan 's putative policy masterwork, a federal budget proposal that supposedly would cut the government deficit to a shadow of its former self, as if by magic.

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Who’s Raiding Medicare? Hint: It’s Not Obama.

Who’s Raiding Medicare? Hint: It’s Not Obama. | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
"Obama raided Medicare" attacks are making my head explode: Romney-Ryan are the ones proposing to take away senior benefits.
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Romney's Outrageous Outrage at Made-Up Obama Rage

Romney's Outrageous Outrage at Made-Up Obama Rage | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
There are accusations of anger and hate and division, and what good is whining about everybody else?
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Ohio Secretary of State Sets Uniform Voting Hours for Counties

Ohio’s 88 counties will have uniform early voting hours to ensure residents casting ballots in the presidential election are treated equally, Secretary of State Jon Husted said.
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Cutting PBS and the NEA won't do it

Cutting PBS and the NEA won't do it | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Mitt Romney sat down with Fortune magazine for a pretty interesting interview, which was published today.
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Anonymous hack into Ugandan government websites in protest at their anti-LGBT policies

Anonymous hack into Ugandan government websites in protest at their anti-LGBT policies | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Anarchic 'hacktivist' group Anonymous hacked into two of the Ugandan government's websites yesterday in protest at their homophobic policies which include the Kill The Gays bill which is currently being deliberated.
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The Paul Ryan Origin Story Is a Heaping Pile

The Paul Ryan Origin Story Is a Heaping Pile | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Gaze in awe at how completely salient biographical facts go spiraling down the ol' memory hole...
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Romney Reaffirms His Heterosexuality By Declaring His Love Of Fruit

Romney Reaffirms His Heterosexuality By Declaring His Love Of Fruit | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Mitt Romney today told a Miami radio station he loves “mango, papaya, and guava,” unaware that “papaya” apparently is also slang for “vagina” in Spanish.
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Jonathan Merritt profits from gay hatred. He deserved to be outed

Jonathan Merritt profits from gay hatred. He deserved to be outed | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Jason Farago: In the case of the anti-gay writer outed by a male lover, exposing his sexuality is right as it delegitimises his message of bigotry...
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Maddow: Paul Ryan an Ayn Rand follower, not a fiscal conservative

Maddow: Paul Ryan an Ayn Rand follower, not a fiscal conservative | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

On her show Tuesday night, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow disputed the idea that Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) was fiscally conservative.

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Amish Pastor Convicted In Homophobic Kidnapping Case

Amish Pastor Convicted In Homophobic Kidnapping Case | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Pastor Kenneth Miller helped coordinate flights and even provided disguises to prevent discovery...
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Obama Administration Advised Police To Not Arrest Occupy Protestors

Obama Administration Advised Police To Not Arrest Occupy Protestors | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Emails recently released reveal sympathy with the 99% as well as a concern of safety for the movements members as well as the police.
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