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Jimmy Kimmel presents Fox News’ version of ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’

Jimmy Kimmel presents Fox News’ version of ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Thursday night on “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” the host presented the Fox News Channel version of “It’s a Wonderful Life.”

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Tea party group lashes out at ‘tax and spend liberal’ John Boehner

Tea party group lashes out at ‘tax and spend liberal’ John Boehner | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The Tea Party Patriots group, one of the largest of the hundreds of right wing factions claiming the tea party mantle, lashed out at Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) this week.

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Elizabeth Warren, Third Way and the Battle Over American Liberalism

Elizabeth Warren, Third Way and the Battle Over American Liberalism | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Longstanding political and philosophical differences over the role the government should play in our economy continue to divide Democrats.
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Jon Stewart blasts Megyn Kelly’s obsession with ‘keeping’ Jesus and Santa Claus white

Jon Stewart blasts Megyn Kelly’s obsession with ‘keeping’ Jesus and Santa Claus white | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Megyn Kelly’s insistence that Santa Claus and Jesus Christ are white men unnerved Daily Showhost Jon Stewart, who picked apart Kelly and Fox News colleague Gretchen Carlson for their recent efforts above and beyond the usual “War on Christmas” rhetoric.

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How Americans Were Deceived About Cell-Phone Location Data

How Americans Were Deceived About Cell-Phone Location Data | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Remember when multiple Obama Administration figures said the NSA doesn't collect it? That wasn't true.
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Watch John Boehner Unleash on the Tea Party: ‘This is Ridiculous!’

Watch John Boehner Unleash on the Tea Party: ‘This is Ridiculous!’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The "Civil War" between the Republican Party and the Tea Party has reached a boiling point as House Speaker John Boehner has unleashed his political fury on the Tea Party conservative groups, such as the Heritage Foundation and FreedomWorks, that...
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Education Department Finds Numerous Problems At Sallie Mae, Levies No Fines

Education Department Finds Numerous Problems At Sallie Mae, Levies No Fines | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The U.S. Department of Education has declined to levy any fines on student loan giant Sallie Mae despite secret determinations over the past 10 years that allege the company has harmed borrowers, incorrectly billed the department and had other...
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What WestJet airlines did for its passengers this Xmas - I teared up

What WestJet airlines did for its passengers this Xmas - I teared up | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
You`ll be blown away by what Canada`s WestJet airlines did for its passengers on one lucky flight this Christmas. I teared up watching this.
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How The UK Ruined Gay Sex For Everyone

Earlier today, India restored a ban on gay sex that had been in place -- with the exception of a four year period during which it was unconstitutional -- since 1861, when it was a colony of ye goode olde England.
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Right-wing radio host Bryan Fischer says First Amendment only protects Christians

Right-wing radio host Bryan Fischer says First Amendment only protects Christians | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Bryan Fischer of the American Family Association said Tuesday that the founding fathers intended the First Amendment to only protect Christianity, not Islam or any other religions.

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Totally Not Racist Tea Party Biker Group Promotes Racist Photo

Totally Not Racist Tea Party Biker Group Promotes Racist Photo | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Tea Party biker group 2 Million Bikers To DC, which drew praise from Fox News for its protest against a tiny 9/11 truther rally, is definitely not racist…so not racist that it posted this i
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Media reaction to the Obama-Cameron-Thorning-Schmidt 'selfie' was immature and sexist

Media reaction to the Obama-Cameron-Thorning-Schmidt 'selfie' was immature and sexist | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Kayla Epstein: A day about bringing people together in the spirit of Nelson Mandela saw the media trying to write their own soap opera
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YouTube Rewind: What Does 2013 Say?

To celebrate 2013, we invited some YouTubers to star in a mashup of popular moments this year. Can you spot all the references? WATCH THE TOP VIDEOS OF 2013:...
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Melissa Harris-Perry on Megyn Kelly Santa flap: No wonder we’re racially divided

Melissa Harris-Perry on Megyn Kelly Santa flap: No wonder we’re racially divided | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

On Saturday, MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry addressed the question of Santa’s skin color by taking it up with the jolly old elf himself. In her weekly open letter segment, Harris-Perry wrote a letter to the North Pole.

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Gun Owners of America: Denials Of Conspiracy Theory Prove Conspiracy Theory Is True

Gun Owners of America: Denials Of Conspiracy Theory Prove Conspiracy Theory Is True | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Gun Owners of America – which prides itself in being to the right of the NRA -- has been pushing the creative conspiracy theory that the Obama administration is using the Environmental Protection Agency to institute backdoor gun control.
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National Review guys do not care for your slick baby-killing lawyerly ways. Also the gays, feh.

National Review guys do not care for your slick baby-killing lawyerly ways. Also the gays, feh. | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Someone (everyone?) at National Review Online had a serious breakdown this morning and published an early entry for the  Festivus Airing Of Grievances directed at the ACLU, baby-killing moms and gays, but not at black people because they haven’t replaced the Derb yet so youblah people are off the hook on this one. 

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Universe Really Is a Hologram According to New Simulations

Universe Really Is a Hologram According to New Simulations | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A 10-dimensional theory of gravity makes the same predictions as standard quantum physics in fewer dimensions
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Jim Garrow Claims Reagan Almost Nuked Mecca & God Stopped Obama From Nuking US

Jim Garrow Claims Reagan Almost Nuked Mecca & God Stopped Obama From Nuking US | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
You may be familiar by now with Jim Garrow, a right-wing activist who maintains that he is a former intelligence operative out to expose President Obama’s various crimes — including Obama’s supposed plot to nuke America.
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Tea Party Rep: Fast-Food Workers Shouldn't Ask For Higher Wages

Tea Party Rep: Fast-Food Workers Shouldn't Ask For Higher Wages | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- On a conference call with reporters earlier this week, Rep. Raul Labrador (R-Idaho) said he doesn't support an increase in the federal minimum wage.
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WATCH: U.S. Air Force Band Stages A 'Holiday Flash Mob'

WATCH: U.S. Air Force Band Stages A 'Holiday Flash Mob' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The United States Air Force Band surprised museum visitors with a performance of holiday classics.
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Limbaugh Hate Keeps on Steamrolling His Profits, Costs Him Dear Old Friend

Limbaugh Hate Keeps on Steamrolling His Profits, Costs Him Dear Old Friend | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
What a difference a year makes.

Mannheim Steamroller, the Nebraska ensemble best known for its Christmas music , has a long history on the Rush ...
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Megyn Kelly Wants Kids At Home To Know That Jesus And Santa Were White

Megyn Kelly Wants Kids At Home To Know That Jesus And Santa Were White | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Kelly: "Just Because It Makes You Feel Uncomfortable Doesn't Mean It Has To Change"

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Mark Twain said ‘travel is fatal to prejudice’ — and science has proven him right

Mark Twain said ‘travel is fatal to prejudice’ — and science has proven him right | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Traveling to diverse places really does broaden the mind, according to new research published December 5 in Social Psychological and Personality Science.

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Police in Thailand Lay Down Weapons and Join with Protestors

Police in Thailand Lay Down Weapons and Join with Protestors | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
In a stunning turn of events, Thailand police laid down their barricades and vests to join in solidarity with protestors.
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Happy Holidays: Startup CEO Complains SF Is Full of Human Trash

Happy Holidays: Startup CEO Complains SF Is Full of Human Trash | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Behold a perfect Silicon Valley denizen, an archetype: he's been written up in TechCrunch for his hackathon-organizing company. He's been fluffed in Business Insider.
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