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Stop Ted Cruz's Anti-LGBT Marriage Bill

Stop Ted Cruz's Anti-LGBT Marriage Bill | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
After shutting it down for three weeks in October, Tea Party Texas Senator Ted Cruz is trying to make the most of the government being open -- by fighting to define marriage as between a man and woman.
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Right Wing Christians Preach Hate In Africa & Now People Will Die

"Gay rights activists have reacted angrily to the Ugandan parliament's abrupt decision to pass anti-homosexuality laws that would condemn same-sex couples to...
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McCain Presses for Immigration Overhaul This Year

McCain Presses for Immigration Overhaul This Year | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Sen. John McCain rejected the notion that an immigration overhaul can't be accomplished in 2014.
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Like George Zimmerman, Racist Laws Let Michael Dunn 'Get Away With Murder'

Like George Zimmerman, Racist Laws Let Michael Dunn 'Get Away With Murder' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Guilty of attempting to murder multiple people, but not guilty of murder when the person you attempted to murder was actually killed. The Michael Dunn trial has taught us that, apparently, you can ...
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Anti-gay activist Peter LaBarbera finds a gay man to willingly demonize the lgbt community

Anti-gay activist Peter LaBarbera finds a gay man to willingly demonize the lgbt community | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Analyzing and refuting the inaccuracies lodged against the LGBT community by religious conservative organizations. Lies in the name of God are still lies.
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United States Taxpayers To Sue Rand Paul For Wasting Their Time And Money

United States Taxpayers To Sue Rand Paul For Wasting Their Time And Money | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
It appears Rand Paul thinks suing President Obama and his administration for something which began under the Bush administration, and legal under current law, is a good use of taxpayer funds. Senator Paul, paid by the taxpayers, wants to sue the government for massive data collection done by the NSA since 2006. This lawsuit will need to be defended with the use of taxpayer funds. Paul doesn’t quite realize that he’s in the legislative branch of government and holds he […]
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Family Research Council 'expert' cites discredited anti-gay study in front of Indiana State Senate committee

Family Research Council 'expert' cites discredited anti-gay study in front of Indiana State Senate committee | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Analyzing and refuting the inaccuracies lodged against the LGBT community by religious conservative organizations. Lies in the name of God are still lies.
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Gay Politics — Recall Effort for Chattanooga Councilman Chris Anderson Begins

Gay Politics — Recall Effort for Chattanooga Councilman Chris Anderson Begins | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

This afternoon in Tennessee the Hamilton County Election Commission certified the recall petition to collect a minimum of 1,600 signatures to recall Chattanooga Councilman Chris Anderson– not the purpose of the petition.

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The Camel Conundrum and Why Fundies Hate Science

The Camel Conundrum and Why Fundies Hate Science | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Religious fundamentalism is a backward lifestyle that is harmful to society. It stifles innovation, retards progress, and forces modern people to live in a fictional past. Case in point is a devastating story in yesterday’s New York Times,

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Vladimir Putin hugs gold medal bisexual speedskater Irene Wüst

Vladimir Putin hugs gold medal bisexual speedskater Irene Wüst | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Russian president backs the country's anti-gay laws, but that didn't stop him from hugging Wüst.
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Men's figure skating preview: Americans a long shot for medals

Men's figure skating preview: Americans a long shot for medals | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
This is not a strong American team. Who's hot and not and medal predictions for Sochi.
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Valentine’s Day: Love in the Time of Money, Lust and Moral Decay

Valentine’s Day: Love in the Time of Money, Lust and Moral Decay | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Long gone are the days when Valentine’s Day celebrated true romantic love. Today, like most holidays, Valentine’s Day is a celebration of commerce rather than love.

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Belgium set to become first country to legalize euthanasia for terminally ill children

Belgium set to become first country to legalize euthanasia for terminally ill children | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Belgium was due to become the first country to allow euthanasia for terminally ill children of any age on Thursday when its lower house of parliament votes on new “right-to-die” legislation.

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USDA takes its bad idea of speeding up chicken inspection lines and makes it worse

USDA takes its bad idea of speeding up chicken inspection lines and makes it worse | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Obama administration Department of Agriculture has been pushing ...
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America's Stupidity Problem Summed Up One Story

America's Stupidity Problem Summed Up One Story | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A white California man who told cops he'd been shot by a black man has confessed he made the entire story up and had actually fired the gun at himself.
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NBC's Starbucks barista battalion is larger than the Sochi Olympic teams of some 57 countries.

NBC's Starbucks barista battalion is larger than the Sochi Olympic teams of some 57 countries. | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Starbucks isn't an Olympic sponsor and is therefore forbidden to have an official presence in Sochi. But NBC has erected the Sochi Starbucks in its cordoned-off area of the Olympic media center.
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Tea Party Senators Introduce ‘You’re Not Married Anymore’ Bill To Nullify Same-Sex Marriages

Tea Party Senators Introduce ‘You’re Not Married Anymore’ Bill To Nullify Same-Sex Marriages | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Sens. Ted Cruz and Mike Lee believe same-sex marriages should disappear as couples cross state borders.
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Abusive Husband Blames Obamacare For Hurricanes, Drought, Breakup of His Family

Abusive Oklahoma husband and father ‘Tank’ Hamilton has had it with Obamacare. He spoke with Free Wood Post about his many grievances concerning the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. “First, it costs us our freedoms, right off the bat. And freedoms are good. Then, it made that Papa John pizza guy charge more for his pizzas. And healthcare costs a lot of money now. I remember when I was a kid, the doctor would come to our house and […]
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Plaintiffs in gay marriage suit seek to exclude ‘expert’ witness Mark Regnerus

Plaintiffs in gay marriage suit seek to exclude ‘expert’ witness Mark Regnerus | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
DETROIT -- Plaintiffs in a federal court challenge of Michigan's ban on same-sex marriage have filed a brief seeking to ban the author of a discredited study on gay parenting from testifying as an expert witness on behalf of the state.
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Anti-gay Liberty Counsel officially announces Obama impeachment campaign

Anti-gay Liberty Counsel officially announces Obama impeachment campaign | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Analyzing and refuting the inaccuracies lodged against the LGBT community by religious conservative organizations. Lies in the name of God are still lies.
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How Russian neo-Nazi anti-gay kidnappers use Facebook, Instagram, VK

How Russian neo-Nazi anti-gay kidnappers use Facebook, Instagram, VK | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Nearly 1,500 gay Russians have been kidnapped and tortured over the past 18 months, and the neo-Nazi perpetrators are using Facebook, Instagram and VK.com.
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Chris Kluwe To Sochi Olympic Athletes: If You Say Nothing In Russia The World Will Remember

Chris Kluwe To Sochi Olympic Athletes:  If You Say Nothing In Russia The World Will Remember | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Phenomenal LGBT Straight Ally Chris Kluwe is calling on Olympic athletes to speak up on the human rights abuses administered by the Russian government against its LGBT citizens. You gotta love this man.
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Area Stoner Convinced Everyone On TV Also Stoned

Area Stoner Convinced Everyone On TV Also Stoned | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
ATHENS, GA—In a highly stoned statement made while sitting around watching late-night cable TV with his roommates Tuesday, Athens-area stoner Dirk Udell announced his conviction that everyone on TV is also stoned.
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Erick Erickson Demonstrates The Dangers Of Sexual Repression

Erick Erickson Demonstrates The Dangers Of Sexual Repression | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

I fully confess to having an endless fascination with the sexual hang-ups and weirdnesses that seem to fuel the conservative movement, particularly the religious right. Erick Erickson’s latest emission is particularly delightful in this regard, and feels, I have to say, like a weird form of projection.

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