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The weirdest Pearl Harbor tribute you'll see all weekend, maybe ever

The weirdest Pearl Harbor tribute you'll see all weekend, maybe ever | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Saturday is the 72nd anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, the surprise strike by the Imperial Japanese Navy, which left more than 2,400 Americans dead and forced the United States to enter World War II.

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WATCH: Pastor Rick Warren's'Orwellian 'Doublespeak' on Marriage Equality

WATCH: Pastor Rick Warren's'Orwellian 'Doublespeak' on Marriage Equality | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The megachurch pastor told CNN's Piers Morgan that he fears God more than social disapproval brought from his opposition to marriage equality.
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Gay teen killed and dismembered in Peru

Gay teen killed and dismembered in Peru | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
18-year-old gay Peruvian Joel Molero Sanchez was murdered and his body dismembered and burned but his killer claims it was an act of self defense
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Colorado Judge: Bakery That Refused Wedding Cake To Same-Sex Couple Broke The Law

Colorado Judge: Bakery That Refused Wedding Cake To Same-Sex Couple Broke The Law | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A Colorado judge has ruled that a bakery that refused to provide a cake for a same-sex wedding violated the law, dismissing arguments that the discrimination was justified by the owner's religious beliefs.
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Rick Santorum compares himself to Nelson Mandela fighting against the ‘apartheid’ of Obamacare

Rick Santorum compares himself to Nelson Mandela fighting against the ‘apartheid’ of Obamacare | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

On last night’s O’Reilly Factor, Rick Santorum compared Obamacare to apartheid, then called Obamacare “cool” because it will help Republicans win in 2014.

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Tom Daley's Reported Relationship With Dustin Lance Black Proves Gays Are 'Sick, Disgusting' Predators: Pundit

Tom Daley's Reported Relationship With Dustin Lance Black Proves Gays Are 'Sick, Disgusting' Predators: Pundit | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Tom Daley's reported relationship with Dustin Lance Black has been making international headlines all week, but one pundit isn't mincing words when it comes to his disapproval of the 19-year-old British Olympic diver's alleged involvement with the...
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Conservative Policy Group's Horrific Anti-Gay Policy Memo

Conservative Policy Group's Horrific Anti-Gay Policy Memo | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
More than two decades ago, the conservative public policy group American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) released anti-gay propaganda decrying the influence of the gay community in the United States, according to documents recently uncovered by...
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Kentucky Governor To Mitch McConnell: Get Your Facts Straight On Obamacare

Kentucky Governor To Mitch McConnell: Get Your Facts Straight On Obamacare | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- It was just Wednesday night that Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) railed against the Affordable Care Act, calling it a "catastrophic failure" for people everywhere. "This is beyond fixing.
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Corporatist Third Way Dems Exposed

The rich, corporatist Dems of the think tank Third Way have taken to the Washington Post to attack the popular economic positions of progressives like Elizab...
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12 Fast Facts About Today's Fast Food Strike

12 Fast Facts About Today's Fast Food Strike | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Workers at fast food restaurants nationwide are striking for higher pay and better working conditions.
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The secret double life of a gay neo-Nazi

The secret double life of a gay neo-Nazi | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

He was the British extreme right's most feared streetfighter. But almost right up to his death 20 years ago, Nicky Crane led a precarious dual existence - until it fell dramatically apart.

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Zombie Economy - Living Bubble

Zombie Economy - Living Bubble | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Imagine the reaction you would get if you walked into an off-the-hook fraternity party and shouted, “Stop this party!
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Founding Fathers' Words Reveal 2nd Amendment Was... To Preserve Slavery?

Founding Fathers' Words Reveal 2nd Amendment Was... To Preserve Slavery? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Turns out, in the words of Patrick Henry, James Madison, and George Mason, the 2nd Amendment was put in place in order to keep slaves in line.
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Tom Hauck's curator insight, December 9, 2013 2:16 AM

Here we go again...another "genius" has redefined words to make the 2nd amendment RACIST....shocker....Being as the southern states were the slave owners...and the north fought the south...how would the 2nd amendment have been helping them KEEP slaves after slavery was illegal? Always a clear sign of panic when the Communist Left must resort...yet again...to playing the race card... So pathetic....

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Megyn Kelly Still Thinks This Conservative Conspiracy Theorist Is A "Whistleblower"

Megyn Kelly Still Thinks This Conservative Conspiracy Theorist Is A "Whistleblower" | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Fox News host Megyn Kelly hosted J. Christian Adams, a former Justice Department attorney who she identified as a "well-known Washington whistleblower." Adams is best known as the fabulist behind the New Black Panthers Party pseudoscandal, which Kelly extensively promoted.

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Updated: S.C. Sheriff Refuses Executive Order to Fly Flag at Half-Staff

Updated: S.C. Sheriff Refuses Executive Order to Fly Flag at Half-Staff | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
From Pickens County, SC sheriff Rick Clark's Facebook post :

I usually don't post political items, but today is different. I received this notification today, "As a mark of respect for the memory ...
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Chris Hayes: Nelson Mandela’s death reveals that some are still on wrong side of history

Chris Hayes: Nelson Mandela’s death reveals that some are still on wrong side of history | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Despite his best intentions, MSNBC host Chris Hayes argued on Friday, Sen. Ted Cruz’s (R-TX) Facebook page provided a look into how many conservatives really feel about the late Nelson Mandela.

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Uh Oh... Mistletoe Strikes Again

Uh Oh... Mistletoe Strikes Again | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Straight dudes have it tough. First of all, they have to wear those cowboy hats and write a country music song for every occasion.
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Martin Bashir Showed Integrity and Class - Now He Should Be Reinstated

Martin Bashir Showed Integrity and Class - Now He Should Be Reinstated | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

His actions showed that he has more integrity and class in his baby finger than Sarah Palin could ever dream of.  His show and the fact that he resigned over a comment that I won’t defend, prove it.

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Another Batch of Wall Street Villains Freed on Technicality | Matt Taibbi

Another Batch of Wall Street Villains Freed on Technicality | Matt Taibbi | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Why the GE Capital convictions were quietly overturned, and what it says about justice on Wall Street
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Don't Be Evil? Google Funding a Slew of Right-Wing Groups

Don't Be Evil? Google Funding a Slew of Right-Wing Groups | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The policies advocated by some of the Google’s grantees are in stark contrast with the progressive image that Google has worked to promote.
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Meet the House Republicans who don't hate gay rights

Meet the House Republicans who don't hate gay rights | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Five Republicans are urging Boehner to bring the Employment Non-Discrimination Act to a vote.
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Court hears discrimination case over wedding cake for gay couple

Court hears discrimination case over wedding cake for gay couple | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A discrimination complaint over a Colorado bakery's refusal to make a wedding cake for a gay couple was heard in a Denver court Wednesday.
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113th Congress Set To Be Least Productive In History; GOP Proud Of Their Do Nothing Record

113th Congress Set To Be Least Productive In History; GOP Proud Of Their Do Nothing Record | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The republican controlled 113th Congress is set to become the least productive Congress ever, with some Republicans bragging about their do nothing record.
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