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Right-Wing Group Seeks Help Rewriting the Bible Because It's Not Conservative Enough

Right-Wing Group Seeks Help Rewriting the Bible Because It's Not Conservative Enough | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The King James Bible and more recent translations are veritable primers of progressive agitprop, according to the founder of Conservapedia.
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‘This one feels different’: Rachel Maddow on the fall of Utah’s marriage equality ban

‘This one feels different’: Rachel Maddow on the fall of Utah’s marriage equality ban | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Even as more marriage-equality bans around the country fall by the wayside, Rachel Maddow noted on Friday, the news that the same thing happened in Utah — “yes, that Utah” — stood out.

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Memo to conservatives: The First Amendment does not entitle you to a reality TV show

Memo to conservatives: The First Amendment does not entitle you to a reality TV show | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The right to free speech isn’t just a fundamental American value; it’s enshrined in the first amendment to our constitution. If only the most loud-mouthed among us actually understood what it says.

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Next Episode Of 'Girls' To Feature Lena Dunham Shitting Herself During Gyno Exam While Eating A Burrito

Next Episode Of 'Girls' To Feature Lena Dunham Shitting Herself During Gyno Exam While Eating A Burrito | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
NEW YORK—According to numerous critics’ reports, an upcoming episode of HBO’s hit comedy Girls features the show’s star, Lena Dunham, losing control of her bowels during a routine gynecological exam while eating a large burrito.
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Lopez: This Christmas, Demand Your Friends & Family Oppose LGBT Rights

Lopez: This Christmas, Demand Your Friends & Family Oppose LGBT Rights | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Robert Oscar Lopez writes this week that Christmas can be a very difficult time for anti-gay activists like himself, often feeling like no one is understands or even wants to talk about his staunch opposition to equality and basic rights.
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Obama, Biden, Top U.S. Officials To Stay Away From Sochi Olympics

Obama, Biden, Top U.S. Officials To Stay Away From Sochi Olympics | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Neither President or Mrs. Obama nor Vice President or Dr. Biden will be a part of the U.S. delegation to the Sochi Olympics. Instead, Janet Napolitano, the president of the University of California...
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Chemicals Found In Water At Fracking Sites Linked To Infertility, Cancer

Chemicals Found In Water At Fracking Sites Linked To Infertility, Cancer | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Water samples from hydraulic fracturing, or 'fracking,' sites revealed elevated levels of hormone-disrupting chemicals, according to a new study published Monday in the journal Endocrinology.
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Darrell Issa urges health official to ‘watch more Fox’ to learn about Obamacare

Darrell Issa urges health official to ‘watch more Fox’ to learn about Obamacare | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) told a federal health care official on Monday that he needed to “watch more Fox” to learn the real truth about President Barack Obama’s health care reform law.

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Neal Boortz defends ‘white Santa’: ‘Martin Luther King is always portrayed as black!’

Neal Boortz defends ‘white Santa’: ‘Martin Luther King is always portrayed as black!’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

A self-described libertarian radio host on Monday defended Fox News host Megyn Kelly’s assertion that Santa Claus was white, saying he was going to “scream and complain because Martin Luther King is always portrayed as black.”

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Fox News host Elisabeth Hasselbeck thanks creationist for ‘standing up’ to the atheists

Fox News host Elisabeth Hasselbeck thanks creationist for ‘standing up’ to the atheists | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The president of a Kentucky creationist museum told Fox News on Monday that Christmas was a “time to take on the atheists” who used their free speech rights to doubt the existence of God.

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French President Will Not Attend Sochi Olympics; U.S. Still Mum On Plans

French President Will Not Attend Sochi Olympics; U.S. Still Mum On Plans | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
President François Hollande and other leading officials are ditching the games, but the nation's foreign minister offered no explanation for the move. So far, the United States has still...
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Federal Judge: When One Partner Is Dying, Same-Sex Couples Should Be Able To Marry Early

Federal Judge: When One Partner Is Dying, Same-Sex Couples Should Be Able To Marry Early | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A race against time in Illinois, where a new marriage law takes effect next June.
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GOP Senator Lamar Alexander's aide arrested for child pornography

GOP Senator Lamar Alexander's aide arrested for child pornography | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
We last heard from GOP Senator Lamar Alexander when he fought for our right to fish in toxic waters. Now he's got WAY bigger fish to fry.
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GOP congressional candidate: ‘Duck Dynasty star is Rosa Parks of our generation’

GOP congressional candidate: ‘Duck Dynasty star is Rosa Parks of our generation’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Illinois Republican congressional candidate Ian Bayne sent an email to supporters today in which he declared that embattled Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson is the “Rosa Parks of our generation.”

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Erick Erick Erick Erickson’s Fire & Brimstone Jesus Jamboree Channel Changing Pep Talk

Erick Erick Erick Erickson’s Fire & Brimstone Jesus Jamboree Channel Changing Pep Talk | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Most Holy Reverend  Bishop Parson Erick An Infinite Number Of Ericks Erickson, who was personally put on Earth by Jesus to call retiring Supreme Court Justice David Souter a “goat fucking child molester“, last night realized that his work (and His work) on Earth is not done and so he took to the pulpit in his garage (a Black & Decker WorkMate Portable Project Center w/ Vise)  to warn America that God will not be mocked by the A&E network for their high-tech crucifying of the First Amendment rights of Biblical Patriarch and Duck Nemesis Phil Robertson.

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Catholics Argue Koch Money Is Immoral

Catholics Argue Koch Money Is Immoral | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
In an intriguing, heated proxy war between church conservatives and Pope Francis-inspired progressives, a group of 50 Catholic leaders is protesting the flagship Catholic University of America accepting a $1 million donation for its business school...
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Arcbhishop Nienstedt, accused of improperly touching a boy, steps aside

Arcbhishop Nienstedt, accused of improperly touching a boy, steps aside | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Archbishop John Nienstedt has been accused of inappropriately touching a boy and has removed himself from public ministry while the matter is investigated, the Archdiocese of St
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Why Iran seeks constructive engagement

Why Iran seeks constructive engagement | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Hassan Rouhani asks the U.S. to respond genuinely to efforts of engaging in constructive dialogue.
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Court finds S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley violated civil rights by arresting Occupy protesters

Court finds S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley violated civil rights by arresting Occupy protesters | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

A federal appeals court ruled on Monday that South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley (R) could be sued for violating the civil rights of Occupy Columbia protesters who were removed from the Statehouse grounds and arrested in 2011.

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'60 Minutes' Blasted For NSA Piece

'60 Minutes' Blasted For NSA Piece | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
60 Minutes" is getting slammed for a controversial, one-sided report on the National Security Agency and leaker Edward Snowden on Sunday night.
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CNN’s Jake Tapper suggests Rick Santorum rightly blamed gay sex for polygamy

CNN’s Jake Tapper suggests Rick Santorum rightly blamed gay sex for polygamy | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

CNN host Jake Tapper devoted over seven minutes on Monday to debate whether allowing LGBT people to have sexual relationships was to blame after a federal judge found parts of Utah’s anti-polygamy law unconstitutional.

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The Most Powerful Quotes From LGBT Icons And Allies In 2013

The Most Powerful Quotes From LGBT Icons And Allies In 2013 | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Inspiring words from the people who helped make history this year.
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Robert Reich hammers Newt Gingrich after he blames Democrats for increasing poverty

Robert Reich hammers Newt Gingrich after he blames Democrats for increasing poverty | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich (D) on Sunday lashed out of former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-GA) after he refused to accept the Republican Party’s role in the increasing poverty and income inequality in the U.S.

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Johnny Weir's Manager Denies Any Involvement With Russian Consulate, Government

Johnny Weir's Manager Denies Any Involvement With Russian Consulate, Government | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
LGBT activists accuse out skater Johnny Weir and NBC Sports of a conflict of interest, saying he has worked with the Russian Consulate.
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Fox Helps Gun Extremist Use Newtown Anniversary To Push Lies

Fox Helps Gun Extremist Use Newtown Anniversary To Push Lies | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Fox News Sunday allowed Gun Owners of America Executive Director Larry Pratt, who has a history of making extremist and conspiratorial claims, to push lies about the gun debate the day after the one-year anniversary of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.

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