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The Square and the Flair

The Square and the Flair | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
BEFORE HE EARNED his reputation as one of the best ad men in politics, before he wrote for several major television shows, and long before he became Mitt Romney’s top campaign strategi...
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#NOM's 'sneaky support' of ex-gay therapy is fooling no one

#NOM's 'sneaky support' of ex-gay therapy is fooling no one | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Maggie Gallagher: I've never advocated for gay reparative therapy and the National Organization for Marriage does not."

 

Of course Maggie was lying back then and the idea that NOM does not advocate for reparative (ex-gay therapy) is a lie which can be proven by simply looking on its blog

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Fox News Attacks Gabby Douglas, Other Olympians, For Not Showing Patriotism

Fox News Attacks Gabby Douglas, Other Olympians, For Not Showing Patriotism | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A Fox News segment claimed U.S. Olympic gold medal winner Gabby Douglas, others, aren’t showing enough patriotism because uniforms aren’t covered in stars & stripes.
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Morning papers: Debt crisis threatens to break up Europe

The morning papers brought to you by Investment Adviser: Monday August 6 2012.
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Euro slips on doubts over effective ECB response

Euro slips on doubts over effective ECB response | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
LONDON (Reuters) - The euro eased on Monday after making significant gains, with many investors wary of buying the currency on caution about how effective action pledged by European policymakers to resolve...
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Chick-fil-A May Be Cooked

Chick-fil-A May Be Cooked | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Last time on Truthdig Radio in association with KPFK: The editor in chief of The Advocate talks chicken and bigotry, the tea party wins big in Texas, cybersecurity from the inbox to the nuclear power plant, race and politics, and we remember Gore...
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Annual Men’s Health survey ‘assumes readers are straight’

Annual Men’s Health survey ‘assumes readers are straight’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A fitness magazine for men has been accused of ignoring its gay and bisexual readers after its annual reader survey assumed all respondents were straight.
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Officials Believe 'Skinhead' Attacked Sikh Temple

Officials Believe 'Skinhead' Attacked Sikh Temple | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Police believe the gunman who opened fire at services was "white supremacist."...
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102 Things NOT To Do If You Hate Taxes

102 Things NOT To Do If You Hate Taxes | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
So, you’re a Republican that hates taxes? Well, since you do not like taxes or government, please kindly do the following.
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Justice Dept. probes Sheldon Adelson’s Las Vegas Sands Corp. on money laundering

Justice Dept. probes Sheldon Adelson’s Las Vegas Sands Corp. on money laundering | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The Justice Department has launched an investigation into whether Las Vegas Sands Corporation and several of its executives violated money-laundering laws, The Wall Street Journal reported.

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RNC Latest Gaffe: Sends Obama ‘You Didn’t Bake This’ Birthday Cake, Proving His Point

RNC Latest Gaffe: Sends Obama ‘You Didn’t Bake This’ Birthday Cake, Proving His Point | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Republican National Committee (RNC) yesterday sent President Barack Obama a cake for his birthday, and inscribed on it, “You Didn’t Bake This.”...
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Religious bigotry on display: 'Fuck you queers,' say Chick-fil-A patrons

Religious bigotry on display: 'Fuck you queers,' say Chick-fil-A patrons | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
I am sure that all of you, by now, know the back story of this issue -- Chick-fil-A has donated millions to anti-gay organizations and hate groups, their CEO and founder both voiced their virulent opposition to gay equality, and thus they faced a...
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Keep playing dirty, Harry: Why Sen. Reid's attacks on Romney are completely justified

Keep playing dirty, Harry: Why Sen. Reid's attacks on Romney are completely justified | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Cenk defends Sen. Harry Reid's attacks on Mitt Romney to release his taxes.
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$1 million for gay marriage efforts

The Human Rights Campaign is directing $1 million in cash to four states with gay marriage ballot initiatives this November, a new chunk of funding for efforts to make history with a statewide win among voters an issue on which polls show public...
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Report: Doctors Engineering Fetuses to Prevent Intersex, Tomboy, and Lesbian Children

Report: Doctors Engineering Fetuses to Prevent Intersex, Tomboy, and Lesbian Children | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Report: Doctors Engineering Fetuses to Prevent Intersex, Tomboy, and Lesbian Children -- News |-- Genetics, Medicine, News...
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Romneys, caught in housing bust, got tax cut in La Jolla

Romneys, caught in housing bust, got tax cut in La Jolla | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Mitt and Ann Romney were easily able to afford a $12-million La Jolla home.
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German foreign minister warns that debate on eurozone crisis taking on ‘very dangerous’ tone

BERLIN — Germany’s foreign minister warned on Monday that arguments about European policy are taking on a “very dangerous” tone as worries mount about the future of the euro.
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Arise, Facebook Nation

Arise, Facebook Nation | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
If social networks helped mobilize Egyptians to confront Hosni Mubarak’s tanks and men, shouldn’t they also be able to take on a PAC, even one as powerful as that belonging to the National Rifle Association?
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Chris Hedges: The Science of Genocide

Chris Hedges: The Science of Genocide | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
On this day in 1945 the United States demonstrated that it was as morally bankrupt as the Nazi machine it had recently vanquished and the Soviet regime with which it was allied.
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Homophobic Pastor Defends Right To Hold Church In A Public School; Claims He's Been Bullied: VIDEO

Homophobic Pastor Defends Right To Hold Church In A Public School; Claims He's Been Bullied: VIDEO | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Homophobic Pastor Defends Right To Hold Church In A Public School; Claims He's Been Bullied: VIDEO -- News |-- Education, Evangelical Christians, Evangelicals, Florida, Gay Marriage, Gay Marriage Quotes, Miami, Religion...
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Mega Donors Bankrolling Massive Religious Conservative Anti-Obama Campaign

Mega Donors Bankrolling Massive Religious Conservative Anti-Obama Campaign | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A conservative group led by longtime political activist Ralph Reed has budgeted $10 million for a major 2012 election push to turn out the religious right and block a second term for President Barack Obama, a top executive with his organization...
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Fox News falsely implies Obama curtailing military voting in Ohio

Fox News falsely implies Obama curtailing military voting in Ohio | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

A Fox News report Friday night suggested that the Democratic National Committee and President Obama’s campaign were suing to strip voting privileges from members of the military and their families in Ohio, even though the lawsuit in no way cuts back on that group’s voting rights.

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Mitt Romney Lies And Claims Obama Wants To Prevent Troops From Voting (IMAGE)

Mitt Romney Lies And Claims Obama Wants To Prevent Troops From Voting (IMAGE) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Romney distorts the truth to the point that it becomes a bold faced lie...
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Roseanne Barr: Chick-Fil-A Customers Deserve Cancer

Roseanne Barr: Chick-Fil-A Customers Deserve Cancer | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Comedian Roseanne Barr believes people who choose to eat at Chick-Fil-A deserve cancer...
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The "Free Speech" Lie In The Chick-Fil-A Argument

The "Free Speech" Lie In The Chick-Fil-A Argument | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Swarms of people have rallied to protect poor Chick-Fil-A from the abuse they've suffered--simply for saying gays shouldn't have...
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