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Demonoid Busted As A Gift To The United States Government | TorrentFreak

Demonoid Busted As A Gift To The United States Government | TorrentFreak | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The nightmare week for Demonoid has just reached a huge crescendo, with news coming out of Ukraine that following a massive DDoS attack the site has now been busted by local authorities. Those looking for a U.S.
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Robert J. Samuelson: Romney’s tax plan makes no sense

Robert J. Samuelson: Romney’s tax plan makes no sense | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The nonpartisan Tax Policy Center concluded that under Romney's plan, households with incomes exceeding $200,000 would receive tax cuts; meanwhile, taxes would rise for the other 95 percent of the population.
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OOPS: Romney Ad Accusing Obama Of Failing Ohio Actually Shows Oklahoma

OOPS: Romney Ad Accusing Obama Of Failing Ohio Actually Shows Oklahoma | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Last week the campaign for presumptive GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney released an advertisement accusing President Barack Obama of failing Ohio car dealerships. One problem: The ad appears to show stock footage of Oklahoma.
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Death Penalty:Texas Goes “Rogue” and Kills an Intellectually Disabled Man

Death Penalty:Texas Goes “Rogue” and Kills an Intellectually Disabled Man | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Today is another sad day for justice in Texas. Texas’ justice system has once again blood on its hands. On Tuesday August 17, the State of Texas has killed again. This time it is Marvin Wilson, a 54-year-old man. Wilson had an I.Q of 61 which made him intellectually disabled.

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Obama Polling Ahead in Colorado And North Carolina

Obama Polling Ahead in Colorado And North Carolina | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Two new polls released Tuesday show President Barack Obama narrowly leading presumptive Republican challenger Mitt Romney in the key battleground states of Colorado and North Carolina.
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Allen West Sends Chick-Fil-A To Black Caucus Meeting, Offends Everyone: Dem Rep

Allen West Sends Chick-Fil-A To Black Caucus Meeting, Offends Everyone: Dem Rep | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- A Democratic lawmaker says Rep.
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Vatican Creates International Incident Just to Let Us All Know They Hate Gays

Vatican Creates International Incident Just to Let Us All Know They Hate Gays | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

No, you’re not reading a headline from the Onion. According to multiple sources, the Vatican has rejected the Bulgarian ambassador, Kiril Marichkov, leaving the post vacant since March.

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The Case for More Allegations and Lies

The Rude Pundit does not give a happy monkey fuck if Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is lying when he says that someone told him that Mitt Romney paid no income taxes for about a decade. What? You think Romney did? You think deferred compensation packages, offshore accounts, and historically low capital gains tax rates didn't give him a tax burden of "too fucking low for a rich dude"? At best, Reid was slightly exaggerating....

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NOM continues attempt to sabotage Obama's black support with edited press conference

This is last week's press conference featuring the Coalition of African-American Pastors, the phony group working with the National Organization for Marriage to get Mitt Romney elected.

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Ex-Bailout Watchdog: U.S. 'Pretty F*cked'

Ex-Bailout Watchdog: U.S. 'Pretty F*cked' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Neil Barofsky, the former Inspector General of the Troubled Asset Relief Fund, can sum up the state of the nation in two words: "Pretty fucked." The concise assessment came Tuesday during a question and answer session on Gawker, during which a...
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Trump Once Sued By Feds For Not Renting To Blacks

Trump Once Sued By Feds For Not Renting To Blacks | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
NEW YORK -- Donald Trump’s vehement questioning regarding President Obama's place of birth has provoked charges of racism, with a number of public figures from Whoopi Goldberg to Jesse Jackson accusing the real estate magnate of employing crude and...
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Xe — formerly Blackwater — fined $7.5 million over arms case

Xe — formerly Blackwater — fined $7.5 million over arms case | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The security firm formerly known as Blackwater has agreed to pay a fine of $7.5 million to avoid US prosecution for smuggling arms, the Justice Department said in a statement Tuesday.

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Are Demonoid Users at Risk? | TorrentFreak

Are Demonoid Users at Risk? | TorrentFreak | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The raid on Demonoid's servers and the reports that a criminal investigation has been started against the site is causing some panic among the site's users. Was the user data encrypted? Can the authorities see what people have downloaded?
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Bain's Blood Money: Mitt Romney Started Bain Capital With Funds From Families Tied To Death Squads

Bain's Blood Money: Mitt Romney Started Bain Capital With Funds From Families Tied To Death Squads | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
In 1983, Bill Bain asked Mitt Romney to launch Bain Capital, a private equity offshoot of the successful consulting firm Bain & Company. After some initial reluctance, Romney agreed.
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Jon Stewart: Voter ID laws like leash laws for unicorns

Jon Stewart: Voter ID laws like leash laws for unicorns | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

On his show Wednesday night, The Daily Show host Jon Stewart ripped apart the voter ID laws being pushed by Republicans in swing states this year.

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New Statesman - Romney confuses "Sikh" with "sheikh"

New Statesman - Romney confuses "Sikh" with "sheikh" | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Republican candidate misspeaks in tribute to Wisconsin temple shooting victims.
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New case of gay bashing in Anderlecht

07/08/12 - Two gay men were attacked in Neerpede (Brussels) on Monday evening. The first victim was assaulted by three men who followed him to his house and threw him on the ground. When his friend wanted to intervene, he was also attacked.
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Bristol Palin Stokes Christians Vs. Gays ‘Dancing With The Stars’ Battle

Bristol Palin Stokes Christians Vs. Gays ‘Dancing With The Stars’ Battle | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Bristol Palin’s latest blog entry claims there is a Christians vs. gay people debate and that she is the tolerant one, forgetting that many gay people are Christian.
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Michele Bachmann's Lesbian Partner From College Speaks Out, Defying Confidentiality Agreement

Michele Bachmann's Lesbian Partner From College Speaks Out, Defying Confidentiality Agreement | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
It has been well-known that Minnesota Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann has been against gay rights, however up until this past week we have not known the true reason why.
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Christianist Fuck-Weasel @BryanJFischer Continues to Prove What an Ignorant Fuck He Is

http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/fischer-sikh-shooter-was-liberal Bryan Fischer explains that the neo-Nazi who killed six worshippers at a Sikh Temple w...
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Proposition 8 supporters hit with a HUGE fine for violating campaign disclosure laws

Organizations which pushed Proposition 8, the California law banning gay marriage, just got hit with a huge fine today.

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Bill Clinton Blasts 'Misleading' Romney Ad

Bill Clinton Blasts 'Misleading' Romney Ad | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- Bill Clinton is unhappy with a new TV ad that uses his likeness in claiming President Barack Obama has fatally undermined the welfare reform legislation Clinton signed in 1996.
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Harry Reid Is Vilified by a Press Corps That Tolerates Much Worse From the Right

Harry Reid Is Vilified by a Press Corps That Tolerates Much Worse From the Right | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The media tolerates no end of birther nonsense and other paranoid fantasies from the right, but let Harry Reid accuse Mitt Romney of not paying his taxes and all hell breaks loose. Michelle Goldberg explores this double standard.
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