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Daily Kos: The rules have changed: Reid pulls trigger on nuclear option

Daily Kos: The rules have changed: Reid pulls trigger on nuclear option | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Kaboom! Republicans dared Harry Reid to do it, and he just did, finally. The Senate has ...
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McDonald’s to employees: Break your food into small pieces to feel full and sell your Christmas presents for cash

McDonald’s to employees: Break your food into small pieces to feel full and sell your Christmas presents for cash | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The fast-food giant McDonald’s is urging employees to break up food into smaller pieces to feel full or sell their Christmas presents for extra money.

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FL Man Converts Crime-Ridden Hood Into Youth Haven: Provides Preschool, Full College Tuition For H. S. Grads AND MORE!

FL Man Converts Crime-Ridden Hood Into Youth Haven: Provides Preschool, Full College Tuition For H. S. Grads AND MORE! | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
In 1993, after making millions in the hotel industry, Harris Rosen "adopted" a run-down, drug-infested park and turned it into a haven for local children.  He offers free preschool for all children prior to kindergarten and full college scholarships...
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Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn: Marriage Equality Law A "Democratic Triumph"

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn: Marriage Equality Law A "Democratic Triumph" | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
In an exclusive interview before he signs the state's marriage equality bill into law, Gov. Pat Quinn said the measure's passage is a victory for the people. With his signature, Illinois be...
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Another Government Shutdown? (VIDEO) - Liberals Unite

Another Government Shutdown? (VIDEO) - Liberals Unite | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Another shutdown deadline looms as lawmakers wrestle with reaching a deal on a budget and House Republicans continue their push to repeal Obamacare.
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Activists launch ballot initiative to raise DC minimum wage

Activists launch ballot initiative to raise DC minimum wage | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Organizers are impatient for the mayor and city council to agree on $12.50 threshold in 'capital of inequality'
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Native Americans Tell Racist, White Supremacists To Go Home (VIDEO)

Native Americans Tell Racist, White Supremacists To Go Home (VIDEO) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A racist and his scary white supremacist friends are plotting to take over a small, North Dakota town. Now, the community is fighting back.
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If 3 Little Girls Did This To My House, I'd Do Everything I Could To Get Them Full Rides To Harvard

If 3 Little Girls Did This To My House, I'd Do Everything I Could To Get Them Full Rides To Harvard | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Tired of ads playing to the worst stereotypes of girls? Have I got the three little geniuses for you.
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National Organization For Marriage Ended 2012 With A $1 Million Deficit

National Organization For Marriage Ended 2012 With A $1 Million Deficit | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Raising nearly $14.5 million in contributions in 2012, NOM reported spending nearly $16.5 million during the year. The group unsuccessfully fought three marriage equality ballot measures and one st...
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Gunmen Open Fire Outside Moscow's Most Popular Gay Club

Gunmen Open Fire Outside Moscow's Most Popular Gay Club | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
No injuries were reported following the attack at Central Station — the latest of many anti-LGBT "provocations," the club owners told Russia's Lifenews .
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Liz Cheney shrugs off lesbian sister’s call marriage rights: ‘We disagree’

Liz Cheney shrugs off lesbian sister’s call marriage rights: ‘We disagree’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Wyoming Republican Senate candidate Liz Cheney on Sunday said that she disagreed with her own lesbian sister’s desire for equal marriage rights.

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Romney On Where His Campaign Fell Short

Romney On Where His Campaign Fell Short | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, speaking more than a year after he lost to President Barack Obama, acknowledged Friday that his campaign failed to attract minority voters.
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Cannibal 'kills OAP before eating his tongue and heart'

Cannibal 'kills OAP before eating his tongue and heart' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A cannibal has horrifically murdered a pensioner before dissecting then eating his tongue and heart, officials have revealed.
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NRO Warns That Filibuster Reform Will Bring About Right-Wing Jurists. Too Late.

NRO Warns That Filibuster Reform Will Bring About Right-Wing Jurists. Too Late. | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

National Review Online employed scare tactics about filibuster reform and its potential to embolden Senate Republicans to force through their extreme judicial nominees in the future, all while ignoring that the federal judiciary is already stacked with conservative jurists and that the GOP's current mass filibustering is unprecedented.

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Hasselbeck: Oprah shouldn’t call out racists because it ‘undermines racism’

Hasselbeck: Oprah shouldn’t call out racists because it ‘undermines racism’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Fox News host Elisabeth Hasselbeck on Thursday warned Oprah Winfrey that she “undermines racism” by pointing out that some of President Barack Obama’s critics disliked him because of the color of his skin.

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Rachel Maddow on Air Force Academy`s `heterosexual confidence` expert

Rachel Maddow on Air Force Academy`s `heterosexual confidence` expert | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Rachel Maddow weighs in on the growing controversy over the Air Force Academy hiring an `ex-gay` `heterosexual confidence` expert to oversee cadet coaching.
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Ten Fun Facts About Blackwater's Founder on the Eve of His Book Tour

Ten Fun Facts About Blackwater's Founder on the Eve of His Book Tour | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
War-on-terror fanboy Eli Lake just scored an interview with book-hawking Blackwater founder Erik Prince, and it's teaching us so, so many new things about the Oprah of mercenary conglomerates.
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An Open Letter to Any and All Modern-Day Secessionist Morons

An Open Letter to Any and All Modern-Day Secessionist Morons | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
So you want to leave your blue or purple state and set up a red state Utopia? Don't let the door hit you on the way ou.
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Our exploitative sexual culture must be resisted in the real world too

Our exploitative sexual culture must be resisted in the real world too | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Jackie Ashley: Censoring web images of child abuse is a start, but the internet's failings – the abuse, the hate, the ranting – are humanity's failings, and must be tackled face to face
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Mario Batali deftly fends off Twitter morons after raising money for Texas pro-choice charity

Mario Batali deftly fends off Twitter morons after raising money for Texas pro-choice charity | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Chef Mario Batali announced yesterday afternoon on his Twitter account (540K followers) that for the next 30 minutes he was going to match donations from his followers up to $5,000 as, in New York, Sarah Silverman and Lizz Winstead were holding a fundraiser for Lady Parts Justice, a pro-choice effort to support women in Texas struggling under new restrictive laws

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Watch Megyn Kelly and FOXNews Get Called Out For Sabotaging Obamacare

Watch Megyn Kelly and FOXNews Get Called Out For Sabotaging Obamacare | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

When Ailes’s beautiful liar, Megyn Kelly, brought on White House advisor and Obamacare “architect” Ezekiel Emanuel on in order to bash him and the reform, she clearly wasn’t expecting to be forcefully confronted for her and her “news” network’s incessant Obamacare sabotage.

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A Few Words From A Real, Live C*cksucking Fag

A Few Words From A Real, Live C*cksucking Fag | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Seeing as I have some practical experience here, I'd like to clear up a few things for those (presumably) non-c*cksucking straight men and anyone else who might be confused by these terms and/or when they can and should be used.
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​Woman Fined $3500 for Leaving a Negative Review Online

​Woman Fined $3500 for Leaving a Negative Review Online | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Like many consumers who have had a bad experience, Jen
Palmer wrote a review online in 2008 after the Christmas presents her husband
ordered from Kleargear.com never
arrived.
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CNN split-screen segment compares Obama and crack-smoking Toronto mayor

CNN split-screen segment compares Obama and crack-smoking Toronto mayor | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

CNN on Saturday filled nearly ten minutes of airtime by discussing how President Barack Obama was like crack-smoking Toronto Rob Ford.

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Brewing GOP Brawls Bedevil Party Unity

Brewing GOP Brawls Bedevil Party Unity | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
MONTPELIER, Idaho (AP) — Republicans have made the Mountain West a stronghold, which is why brewing party brawls in Wyoming, Idaho and Utah are bedeviling loyalists who yearn for GOP unity.
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