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Fox ‘expert’ slams plus-size women: Realistic Disney characters mean ‘Diabetes Princess’

Fox ‘expert’ slams plus-size women: Realistic Disney characters mean ‘Diabetes Princess’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

A Fox News guest predicted on Thursday that if a teen girl was successful in her effort to get Disney to create realistic female characters that were not skinny then more young women would become obese.

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82,000 tons of coal sludge spilling for days into NC river threatens Virginia drinking water

82,000 tons of coal sludge spilling for days into NC river threatens Virginia drinking water | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Five days after coal ash began leaking into the Dan River in North Carolina last weekend, Duke Energy still can’t say if the mess will ever be cleaned up.

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Canadian cities to fly gay pride flags in Olympic protest

Canadian cities to fly gay pride flags in Olympic protest | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Canadian cities including Vancouver and Montreal — but not Toronto — will raise the rainbow-coloured pride flag to protest Russia’s anti-gay laws.
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Beck Ties Together The White House, The Boycott Of Israel, And The Coming Internment Of Jews

Beck Ties Together The White House, The Boycott Of Israel, And The Coming Internment Of Jews | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
On his radio broadcast yesterday, Glenn Beck warned that conservatives who don't believe in climate change or abortion rights or support Obamacare might soon be rounded up and forced into internme
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Creationist denies Bill Nye’s joy in scientific discovery because Hitler ate Jews for lunch

Creationist denies Bill Nye’s joy in scientific discovery because Hitler ate Jews for lunch | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Creationist author Terry Mortenson doesn’t understand how an atheist like Bill Nye “the Science Guy” can find joy in scientific discoveries.

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Fox Freaks Out Over CVS Ending Sales Of Tobacco

Fox Freaks Out Over CVS Ending Sales Of Tobacco | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Fox News responded to the announcement that CVS would no longer sell cigarettes by criticizing the pharmacy chain and leveling attacks at President Obama after he expressed support for the company's decision.

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On CNN, Paul Begala Says Fox News Is A "Comedy Channel That Pretends To Be News"

Paul Begala discusses Fox's Super Bowl interview of President Obama on CNN's OutFront.
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Oppo'd Out: Ex-GOP Attack Dog Becomes Rising Star

Oppo'd Out: Ex-GOP Attack Dog Becomes Rising Star | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Barbara Comstock earned her cred as one of the GOP's top attack dogs. She was a leading crusader among Republicans interested in impeaching then-President Bill Clinton, served as the chairwoman of I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby's defense fund and ran opposition research for the Republican National Committee.

And her next step could be heading for Congress.
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Gun lobbyist Larry Pratt: U.S. blacks need ‘attitude’ lessons from ‘happy’ Africans

Gun lobbyist Larry Pratt: U.S. blacks need ‘attitude’ lessons from ‘happy’ Africans | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Conservative gun lobbyist Larry Pratt recommended during a recent radio broadcast that U.S. blacks could get a better “attitude” if they paid attention to “Africans from Africa” who he said were more “happy.”

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Fox's "New Light" On Benghazi Talking Points Undermined By Its Own Evidence

Fox's "New Light" On Benghazi Talking Points Undermined By Its Own Evidence | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Fox News continued its habit of inventing Benghazi news hooks by selectively quoting from a Senate report on Benghazi that came out more than two weeks ago to bolster its false claims that the Obama administration changed talking points after the attack for political reasons.

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Research Finds Steroid Use Much Higher Among Gay And Bisexual Teen Boys

Research Finds Steroid Use Much Higher Among Gay And Bisexual Teen Boys | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A study found that gay and bisexual teen boys use illicit steroids at a rate almost six times higher than straight boys.
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Unions say Obama betrayed them on ACA rollout

Unions say Obama betrayed them on ACA rollout | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
ACA puts union-provided plans at a disadvantage to individual plans offered by the big insurance companies. Another gift to the billion-dollar industry?
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“Cynical and diabolical”: Issa attracts allies in quest to demolish Postal service

“Cynical and diabolical”: Issa attracts allies in quest to demolish Postal service | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Union president tells Salon the lawmaker is “a pure enemy of the Postal Service” -- and he has bipartisan partners
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Televangelist: Second Civil War inevitable over Obamacare ‘rat poison’

Televangelist: Second Civil War inevitable over Obamacare ‘rat poison’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

A North Carolina televangelist warns that it won’t take a majority to launch a second civil war in the United States over Obamacare.

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5-year-old actress gets death threats over her Disney show’s gay characters

5-year-old actress gets death threats over her Disney show’s gay characters | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Police are investigating death threats made against 5-year-old actress Mia Talerico after her Disney Channel program introduced a lesbian couple, the Daily Dot reported on Thursday.

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Watch Ken Ham compare Bill Nye to Satan who offers people the forbidden fruit of knowledge

Watch Ken Ham compare Bill Nye to Satan who offers people the forbidden fruit of knowledge | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
In a video released one day after his debate with Bill Nye, young earth creationist Ken Ham compared his opponent to Satan offering Eve the forbidden fruit from
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Canada's Response To Russia’s Anti-LGBT Propaganda Law Is Totally Awesome

Canada's Response To Russia’s Anti-LGBT Propaganda Law Is Totally Awesome | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
"The games have always been a little gay. Let's fight to keep them that way."
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15 signs that Russia is not very ready for the Olympics

15 signs that Russia is not very ready for the Olympics | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
You thought the stray dogs and floorless hotel rooms were bad.
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Naked Man Shot to Death After Eating Teen's Face, Assaulting Cop

Naked Man Shot to Death After Eating Teen's Face, Assaulting Cop | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A naked man with "superhuman
strength" was shot to death Tuesday night after assaulting a former
police officer and biting part of a teenager's face off.
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Reality Check on Keystone XL: Despite Industry Spin, New Environmental Report Lays Ground for Denial | Robert Redford

Reality Check on Keystone XL: Despite Industry Spin, New Environmental Report Lays Ground for Denial | Robert Redford | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
You'll remember that the president said he won't greenlight a project that raises the dangers of climate change. The State Department report makes it clear that this is exactly what Keystone XL would do. Bottom line: the tar sands pipeline fails the ...
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Atlanta anchor’s 2-minute rant destroys ‘Christianity-believing’ Coca-Cola ad haters

Atlanta anchor’s 2-minute rant destroys ‘Christianity-believing’ Coca-Cola ad haters | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

A news anchor at an Atlanta television station on Monday destroyed conservatives who lashed out a Coca-Cola Super Bowl commercial because it included people from different cultures and different sexual orientations singing “America the Beautiful” in multiple languages.

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O'Reilly "Forgets" To Fact-Check Before Lecturing Obama For Not Addressing Black Issues

O'Reilly "Forgets" To Fact-Check Before Lecturing Obama For Not Addressing Black Issues | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Despite President Obama's efforts to address problems that plague the African-American community, Fox host Bill O'Reilly insisted Obama never addressed the problems explicitly and lectured him on how save the black community. In his interview with the president, O'Reilly continued his condescending effort to attribute historic problems in the black community to what he called "the culture."

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French right-wingers march in Paris yelling `Jews, get out of France!`

French right-wingers march in Paris yelling `Jews, get out of France!` | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Thousands marched through Paris screaming `Jews, get out of France!` France`s UMP, and the religious right, have opened a Pandora`s box of intolerance.
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Ann Coulter Blatantly Lies on Fox News About Friend's Sister Dying Due to Obamacare

Ann Coulter Blatantly Lies on Fox News About Friend's Sister Dying Due to Obamacare | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
I've always known Ann Coulter was pretty much a bottom feeder as far as human beings go.  She and Rush Limbaugh are the two individuals I see most often spouting off nothing but pure garbage.  It's...
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Allen West does not like you singing his America songs in your weird foreign mud-language

Allen West does not like you singing his America songs in your weird foreign mud-language | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Unemployed Florida rage-gator Allen West was just chilling in his rumpus room Sunday night, watching The Big Game, maybe eating some high-fructose-saturated heavily-salted snack foods and washing them down with a refreshing and frosty beverage just like every other Real American, when he saw his beloved country LITERALLY DESTROYED AND CONDEMNED TO A FIERY HELL before his incredulous eyes.

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