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CHICK-FIL-A VS. THE GAYS! (John Fugelsang/Caffeinated#2)

Chick Fil A has created a firestorm of protest over their openly anti-gay stance. John Fugelsang tells it like it is in PoliPop's first original series, Caff...
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New leaked TPP text puts fair use at risk

New leaked TPP text puts fair use at risk | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

EFF believes that it is vitally important that fair use and exceptions and limitations to copyright be protected in international trade agreements.

 

But the United States Trade Representative (USTR) is putting Fair Use at risk with restrictive language in the Trans-Pacific Trade Agreement (TPP). The US and Australia are both proposing very restrictive text, and Peru is willing to accommodate the bad language. KEI reports on the leak of the negotiating TPP text on copyright limitations and exceptions.

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Tea Party Member Visits London To Support US Olympic Team, Upset By Number Of Foreigners At Games

Tea Party Member Visits London To Support US Olympic Team, Upset By Number Of Foreigners At Games | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
In an effort to show his American pride and support for all of the United States hopefuls participating at the 2012 Olympic games, Tea Party member Jedediah Grist made the long journey from South Carolina to London.
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Romney confirms his tax cuts won’t be paid for

The real point to be drawn from Romney’s assertion is that he has admitted his tax cuts won’t be paid for. Which means that his plan would explode the deficit.

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Megachurch Pastor Jack Schaap Fired Over Adulterous Affair With Teenage Girl

Megachurch Pastor Jack Schaap Fired Over Adulterous Affair With Teenage Girl | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Indiana's First Baptist Church, which is one of the twenty largest megachurches in the nation, has fired head Pastor Jack Schaap for an adulterous affair with the teenaged girl.

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Breitbart Logic

Breitbart Logic | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

From Breitbart editor Dana Loesch, who never met an anti-gay cause she couldn't twist beyond comprehension.

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Romney Plan Gives The Biggest Boost To The Rich

Romney Plan Gives The Biggest Boost To The Rich | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
* Romney tax plan cuts 20 percent for all income groups * Those making over $1 million benefit most under plan * Romney hasn't spelled out how to fund tax cuts By Kim Dixon WASHINGTON, Aug...
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John Fugelsang will take on religious right on new TV show

John Fugelsang will take on religious right on new TV show | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) - "I want to do a show that takes on Chick-Fil-A and the Westboro Baptist Church using the bible," Current TV 's new primetime host John Fugelsang told TheWrap on Wednesday.
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House Democrats Urge DHS To Recognize Same-Sex Couples - Poliglot

House Democrats Urge DHS To Recognize Same-Sex Couples - Poliglot | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
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Democrats on Capitol Hill today urged the government to recognize binational same-sex relationships in deportation cases.
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House Dems Call Again For Immigration Equality

House Dems Call Again For Immigration Equality | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON --- More than 80 House Democrats called Wednesday for the government to officially state that same-sex relationships would be considered in immigration decisions, a year after the Obama administration announced it would begin allowing...
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Ludicrous Times Op-Ed Forgets Entire Year of Wall Street History | Matt Taibbi

Ludicrous Times Op-Ed Forgets Entire Year of Wall Street History | Matt Taibbi | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
It was riotous, side-splitting comedy last week when Sanford Weill, the onetime head of Citibank, went on CNBC to announce that he thought it was time...
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Internal DHS Emails Reveal Top Officials Went Ballistic Over Rolling Stone Contributor Michael Hastings' OWS Report

Internal DHS Emails Reveal Top Officials Went Ballistic Over Rolling Stone Contributor Michael Hastings' OWS Report | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Internal emails reveal DHS planned to challenge purported inaccuracies in a news story on surveillance of Occupy, but the inaccuracies appear to be confined to the agency's own documents.
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Study Proves It’s Conservatives Who Are Lazy Thinkers

Study Proves It’s Conservatives Who Are Lazy Thinkers | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Original thought isn't exactly a conservative thing.
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Federal Warrants Issued To Obtain Mitt Romney For Murder

Federal Warrants Issued To Obtain Mitt Romney For Murder | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The murder investigation is in connection to Romney's tenure at Bain Capital, in which he made a profit in the killing of corporations.
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Conservative Rhetoric Promotes Hate; Study Shows

Conservative Rhetoric Promotes Hate; Study Shows | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
While not a surprise, it does put into focus the violent rhetoric being broadcast over the airwaves.
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Borowitz Report: Jenna Jameson Clarifies Her Endorsement of Romney

Borowitz Report: Jenna Jameson Clarifies Her Endorsement of Romney | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (The Borowitz Report)—Concerned that her endorsement of former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney for President would lead to “cheap, easy jokes and innuendo,” porn star Jenna Jameson held a press conference today to explain her...
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NOM Spokesblack Bill Owens Calls President Obama "Disgraceful Judas"

Rev. William Owens, President of the Coalition of African-American Pastors, appears on CNN Newsroom.
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Dana Bash Insists Harry Reid Is Right, Romney Has Dodged Taxes (VIDEO)

Dana Bash Insists Harry Reid Is Right, Romney Has Dodged Taxes (VIDEO) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Now more voices join Senator Reid in the accusation.
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Congress Delivers Blow To Westboro Baptist Church

Congress Delivers Blow To Westboro Baptist Church | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Westboro Baptist Church protesters will soon be severely limited in their ability to disrupt military funerals, after Congress passed a sweeping veterans bill this week that includes restrictions on such demonstrations.
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Randy Rainbow Works at Chick-fil-A

Conceived, Written and Edited by Randy Rainbow Randy Rainbow TWITTER: http://twitter.com/#!/randyrainbow Randy Rainbow FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/peo...
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The Defense of Marriage Act and Undocumented Immigrants

The Defense of Marriage Act and Undocumented Immigrants | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

When Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas “came out” as undocumented in a major New York Times Magazine piece in June 2011, his revelation shocked the nation and became the focal point for a conversation on the plight of unauthorized immigrants in the United States. But this was not Vargas’s first coming out experience. Vargas identifies as gay and initially came out when he was a teenager....

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Conservatives Claim A Fake Assassination Attempt Will Delay The 2012 Elections

Conservatives Claim A Fake Assassination Attempt Will Delay The 2012 Elections | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
GOP Rep. forwards wild conspiracy theory to mailing list.
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Right-Wing Billionaires Behind Mitt Romney | Politics News

Right-Wing Billionaires Behind Mitt Romney | Politics News | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
They're trying to buy a presidency - and they expect a big payoff on their investment...
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