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Jeb Bush’s new web chief scrambles to erase embarrassing tweets about gays and women

Jeb Bush’s new web chief scrambles to erase embarrassing tweets about gays and women | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The founder of Hipster.com scrubbed more than 40 tweets denigrating the gay community and women after being hired by former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush’s (R) budding presidential campaign, Buzzfeed reported.
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Mad Men: Inside the men's rights movement—and the army of misogynists and trolls it spawned

Mad Men: Inside the men's rights movement—and the army of misogynists and trolls it spawned | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
How did an ex-feminist once hailed by Gloria Steinem become a hero of the haters?
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No charges for New Jersey cop’s daughter after she dressed as Hitler and threatened to kill Jews

No charges for New Jersey cop’s daughter after she dressed as Hitler and threatened to kill Jews | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The teenage daughter of a New Jersey state trooper will not be charged with any crimes after posting and sharing online threats against Jews with her friends –including threatening to bomb a popular gathering place for Orthodox Jews — reports the Asbury Park Press.
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The Anti-Vaccine Movement Should Be Ridiculed, Because Shame Works

The best way to win a debate is to present your facts in a clear, respectful way. When that doesn't work, another option is incessant ridicule. Here's why we have to use shame if we want to stop the anti-vaccine movement.
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Viewers Shocked As Semi-Naked Man's Testicles Examined On Morning TV [NSFW]-The Gaily Grind

Viewers Shocked As Semi-Naked Man's Testicles Examined On Morning TV [NSFW]-The Gaily Grind | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Have you checked your balls lately? Morning viewers were left choking on their cereal after a testicular cancer check was carried out live on TV.   Th
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Why I fled libertarianism — and became a liberal

Why I fled libertarianism — and became a liberal | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
I was a Ron Paul delegate back in 2008 -- now I'm a Democrat. Here's my personal tale of disgust and self-discovery
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Famed biologist: Religion ‘is dragging us down’ and must be eliminated ‘for the sake of human progress’

Famed biologist: Religion ‘is dragging us down’ and must be eliminated ‘for the sake of human progress’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Biologist E. O. Wilson, who is known as the “the father of sociobiology,” said recently that the Earth was suffering “the death of a thousand cuts” because of religion.
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Say Goodbye To Cadbury: Hershey Gets British Chocolate Imports Banned In America

Chocolate lovers, what do you think?
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Tim Wildmon Insists There Is Nothing In The Bible Calling For Infidels To Be Put To Death

Tim Wildmon Insists There Is Nothing In The Bible Calling For Infidels To Be Put To Death | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
On yesterday's broadcast of the "Today's Issues" radio program, American Family Association president Tim Wildmon voiced his displeasure with those "ignorant people" who cl
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Little Boy Who Claimed to Die and Visit Heaven Admits He Made It Up

Little Boy Who Claimed to Die and Visit Heaven Admits He Made It Up | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
There's nothing God hates more than a liar, and that's exactly what Alex Malarkey--protagonist and co-author of The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven--has just copped to being. In an open letter posted on a Christian website Tuesday, the alleged paradise tourist says "I did not die. I did not go to Heaven." Wow, we have a little sinner on our hands.
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Louie Gohmert: Self-Important Idiot Thinks His Opinion Matters

Louie Gohmert: Self-Important Idiot Thinks His Opinion Matters | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, took to the House floor today to warn that “radical Islamic terrorists realize they’re winning” because the Obama administration refuses to blame Islam f
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WATCH: San Diego cop punches EMT at 7-Eleven following ‘f*cking Nazi’ insult

WATCH: San Diego cop punches EMT at 7-Eleven following ‘f*cking Nazi’ insult | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
San Diego, California parking enforcement officer is on trial for allegedly attacking a paramedic and an EMT at a local 7-Eleven store, KGTV-TV reported on Tuesday.
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E-Cigarette Vapor Shown To Repress Immune System | IFLScience

E-Cigarette Vapor Shown To Repress Immune System | IFLScience | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Electronic cigarettes have boomed into a $2 billion per year industry since 2007, with claims that they are a safer alternative to traditional smoking. That may be so, in the same way that getting hit in the head with a baseball bat is safer than getting thrown off of a building, but it doesn’t mean that e-cigs are inherently safe.
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Obama Was Right to Compare Christianity's Violent Past to the Islamic State

Obama Was Right to Compare Christianity's Violent Past to the Islamic State | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
onservative critics are in hysterics thanks to a few short remarks made by President Barack Obama on the subject of Christian history during Thursday’s National Prayer Breakfast.
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West Virginia Republican says rape can be ‘beautiful’ if it produces a child

West Virginia Republican says rape can be ‘beautiful’ if it produces a child | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Republican state lawmaker in West Virginia said on Thursday that while rape is horrible, it’s “beautiful” that a child could be produced in the attack.
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We Are Watching Brian Williams’ Entire Career Implode

For more than a decade, NBC News anchor Brian Williams told a grand tale to his viewers, interviewers, and other talk-show hosts about how he rode in an Army helicopter over occupied Baghdad in 2003 when it was struck and forced to land by a rocket-propelled grenade. Earlier this week, after the helicopter’s crew members told Stars & Stripes that Williams was in a completely different aircraft that was not struck by anything, he admitted his story was a complete fabrication. The anchor framed th
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Alex Jones Defends "Listener" Rand Paul On Vaccines By Attacking "Whore," "Trash, Tramp, Filth, Scum" CNBC Anchor

Alex Jones Defends "Listener" Rand Paul On Vaccines By Attacking "Whore," "Trash, Tramp, Filth, Scum" CNBC Anchor | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
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A Message to Mary Cheney from RuPaul's Drag Race

After seeing a promo for RuPaul's Drag Race (Premiering March 2 on Logo TV) Mary Cheney (daughter of Dick) likened drag to black face. Ooo, Mary. We see this...
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Organizers Of Gov. Jindal's Prayer Rally Retroactively Try To Cover Up Cindy Jacobs' Endorsement

Organizers Of Gov. Jindal's Prayer Rally Retroactively Try To Cover Up Cindy Jacobs' Endorsement | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The night before Gov. Bobby Jindal's "The Response" prayer rally, Rachel Maddow took a look at the "questionable characters" who were promoting Jindal's event, most notably
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Confirmed: California Aquifers Contaminated With Billions Of Gallons of Fracking Wastewater

Confirmed: California Aquifers Contaminated With Billions Of Gallons of Fracking Wastewater | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
After California state regulators shut down 11 fracking wastewater injection wells last July over concerns that the wastewater might have contaminated aquifers used for drinking water and farm irrigation, the EPA ordered a report within 60 days.
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Leonard Pitts Jr.: Religion not exempt from free speech

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Religion not exempt from free speech | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
LEONARD PITTS JR.: Pope Francis’ is wrong to if he wants to restrict free speech by making it unacceptable to insult religion.
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America dumbs down: a rising tide of anti-intellectual thinking

America dumbs down: a rising tide of anti-intellectual thinking | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The United States is being overrun by a wave of anti-science, anti-intellectual thinking. Has the most important, powerful nation on Earth lost its mind?
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Florida Airport Hilariously Trolls Donald Trump By Routing Airplanes To Fly Over His Mansion

Florida Airport Hilariously Trolls Donald Trump By Routing Airplanes To Fly Over His Mansion | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Donald Trump is super annoyed with Palm Beach International Airport and has filed a $100 million lawsuit claiming that airport officials routinely route planes to fly over his property.
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Fox pundit: Paris was terrorized because French people have smartphones instead of guns

Fox pundit: Paris was terrorized because French people have smartphones instead of guns | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Emily Miller, an investigative reporter for Fox’s DC affiliate, insisted to Fox News on Monday that a recent terrorist attack in Paris was not stopped because the French people carried cellphones, but not guns.
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