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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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Democrats threaten ‘nuclear option’ over Republicans’ war on women Obama nominees

Democrats threaten ‘nuclear option’ over Republicans’ war on women Obama nominees | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Democrats in the Senate fumed this week as Republicans blocked another of President Barack Obama’s nominees to sit on a federal appeals court, the third woman in a series of legislative obstructions. Members of the Senate Democratic caucus have even begun to talk about invoking the so-called “nuclear option,” which would allow them to approve nominations on a simple majority.

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Fox Host Gleefully Celebrates Cancelled Typhoon Aid to Philippines

Fox Business Host Stuart Varney said he got a "big smile" and celebrated when he heard that Australia was backing out of its pledge to send aid to developing...
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Maddow: Think Obamacare rollout is messy? You should have seen Romneycare

Maddow: Think Obamacare rollout is messy? You should have seen Romneycare | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

If you think the rollout of the Affordable Care Act — also known as “Obamacare” — is messy, said Rachel Maddow on her show Thursday night, “you should have seen the rollout of the now wildly popular “Romneycare” program that the ACA was modeled on.

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Tea party ‘revolutionary’ sues newspapers as day of planned U.S. coup approaches

Tea party ‘revolutionary’ sues newspapers as day of planned U.S. coup approaches | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The tea party activist who called for a Nov. 19 coup against President Barack Obama is suing multiple newspapers and officials for reprinting accusations made in a custody trial with his ex-wife. Attorney and conservative crusader Larry Klayman is suing the Minneapolis City Pages and the Phoenix New Times, as well as Ohio family court magistrate Lawrence Loeb, who oversaw the custody case between Klayman and his former spouse, Stephanie Anne Luck (now DeLuca).

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Seven Stores That Won’t Ruin Their Workers’ Thanksgivings

Seven Stores That Won’t Ruin Their Workers’ Thanksgivings | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
While more retailers than ever have declared a "war" on workers' Thanksgivings, these stores are trying to save it.
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Raising minimum wage shows strong voter favor

Raising minimum wage shows strong voter favor | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Noam Scheiber, senior editor for The New Republic, talks with Rachel Maddow about why economic populism is a wise strategy for Democrats.
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America's Student Debt Balance Is Growing And Less Of It Is Getting Paid Back

America's Student Debt Balance Is Growing And Less Of It Is Getting Paid Back | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Now it's over $1 trillion, bigger than credit card debt.
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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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Rand Paul: Tyranny! Obama Wants Your Doughnuts!

This clip from the Majority Report, live M-F at 12 noon EST and via daily podcast at http://Majority.FM Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://youtube.com/user/S...
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Jonah Goldberg is kind of a dick about other people’s misfortunes

Jonah Goldberg is kind of a dick about other people’s misfortunes | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Like you, leading conservative thinking person and re-interpreter of word meanings, Jonah Goldberg, enjoys a good belly laugh, a guffaw, a hoot and a holler, a shit and a giggle. And being the jolly sort that he is, he has a remarkable capacity for finding the funny in the most unlikely situations.

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‘Buzzkill of science’ Neil deGrasse Tyson explains why zombies are purely fantasy

‘Buzzkill of science’ Neil deGrasse Tyson explains why zombies are purely fantasy | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Have no fear of the coming zombie apocalypse, astrophysicist and “buzzkill of science” Neil deGrasse Tyson told America on Thursday night’s The Daily Show.

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Federal Reserve Chair Nominee: Income Inequality Is ‘A Very Serious Problem’

Federal Reserve Chair Nominee: Income Inequality Is ‘A Very Serious Problem’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Janet Yellen told Senators that the Federal Reserve can help create economic growth to combat inequality, but that austerity is working against it.
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ScionOfScorpio's curator insight, November 16, 2013 2:15 AM

Ms. Yellen's ideas are sound, but the freeloaders on Capitol Hill aren't trying to hear her.  


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Companies Use Obamacare Confusion To Sell 'Junk Insurance'

Companies Use Obamacare Confusion To Sell 'Junk Insurance' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Georgene Mortimer, who runs a winery and lives in Hilton Head, S.C., was recently having trouble accessing the online health insurance exchange.
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Dick Cheney: Even bigger monster than you thought

Dick Cheney: Even bigger monster than you thought | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Listen to the man with a taxpayer-funded new heart wax indifferent to the life of his donor
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