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Scott Walker may be the next Chris Christie — and that’s trouble for Republicans: MSNBC’s Chris Hayes

Scott Walker may be the next Chris Christie — and that’s trouble for Republicans: MSNBC’s Chris Hayes | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

MSNBC host Chris Hayes said on Wednesday that the revelation of tens of thousands of emails from a former staffer puts Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) in much the same boat as a fellow prospective GOP presidential candidate — his New Jersey counterpart, Chris Christie (R).

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‘Justified’ actor Nick Searcy asked us not to call him a ‘Teabagger,’ ‘Ultra-Con,’ or ‘Bigot’ in this headline

‘Justified’ actor Nick Searcy asked us not to call him a ‘Teabagger,’ ‘Ultra-Con,’ or ‘Bigot’ in this headline | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

This is an actual e-mail sequence that we just had with Nick Searcy, a longtime character actor in Hollywood who is currently playing Chief Deputy U.S. Marshal Art Mullen in Justified. Nick has been in movies (Fried Green Tomatoes, Castaway) and plenty of television series (Easy Money, Seven Days).

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Colorado Senator Greg Brophy backpedals on claim Colorado is paying for abortions

Colorado Senator Greg Brophy backpedals on claim Colorado is paying for abortions | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Republican state Sen. Greg Brophy incorrectly asserted in a gubernatorial debate Tuesday that the state is violating the constitution by paying for abortions and "that needs to stop."
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Exposing The Money Behind Climate Change Denial

Exposing The Money Behind Climate Change Denial | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Yesterday, I was doing some reading about who is funding the push behind discrediting that climate change is a serious issue that needs to be addressed.  That was when I came across the Competitive Enterprise Institute. According to SourceWatch, the Competitive Enterprise Institute is an "advocacy group based in Washington DC with long ties to tobacco…
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American Idol's First Openly Gay Contestant MK Nobilette Stuns with Opening Performance: VIDEO

American Idol's First Openly Gay Contestant MK Nobilette Stuns with Opening Performance: VIDEO | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
American Idol's First Openly Gay Contestant MK Nobilette Stuns with Opening Performance: VIDEO -- News |-- American Idol, MK Nobilette, News
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Food stamp recipients document their lives in photos

Food stamp recipients document their lives in photos | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
"Hunger Through My Lens" gives digital cameras to food stamp recipients, asking them to chronicle what it's like to be hungry in America. So far, 15 women from all walks of life have participated.
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28 Intense Photos From The Bloodiest Day Of Ukraine's Uprising

28 Intense Photos From The Bloodiest Day Of Ukraine's Uprising | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Dozens are reported dead after the worst violence in the country's 22-year history as an independent nation.
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Noose Found Around The Neck Of Statue Honoring Civil Rights Icon At Ole Miss

Noose Found Around The Neck Of Statue Honoring Civil Rights Icon At Ole Miss | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Police at the University of Mississippi are investigating a racially inflammatory incident involving a statue depicting a civil rights icon.
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Nate Bell, GOP Lawmaker, Wants To Stop Educating Arkansas' Uninsured About Obamacare

Nate Bell, GOP Lawmaker, Wants To Stop Educating Arkansas' Uninsured About Obamacare | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Arkansas state Rep. Nate Bell (R) acknowledged he's working to "create a barrier" to health care enrollment by not educating uninsured residents on how to get covered.

On Feb. 12., Bell said "without active marketing, you probably g...
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Engineering Failed States: The Strategy of Global Corporate Imperialism

Engineering Failed States: The Strategy of Global Corporate Imperialism | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Once upon a time, national entities and cultures aspired to build empires. The impulse was the erroneous assumption of being a superior civilization. It was about exporting an extensive set of aspirations, a culture, and a value system.

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5 Signs America’s Super-Rich Are Going Off the Deep End

5 Signs America’s Super-Rich Are Going Off the Deep End | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Inequality seems to have made the wealthy very upset...for themselves.
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How Much Do Americans Know About Science?

How Much Do Americans Know About Science? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
An exclusive poll shows Americans crave stronger mathematics, science schooling for U.S. kids
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These terrifying maps will show you how many parents in your state are refusing to vaccinate their kids

These terrifying maps will show you how many parents in your state are refusing to vaccinate their kids | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
It's easy to find bad information about the safety of vaccines on the internet. That's, well, the internet. But what's scarier is that in many states, parents who buy into those myths can easily opt out of immunizing their children.
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THIS REPRESENTS THE REAL NUMBER ALREADY NEURALLY ENHANCED OR DOWNGRADED BY VACCINES,THROUGH INJECTION WITH NEURO-CHIPS.

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George Zimmerman's BFF called Oprah the N-word

George Zimmerman's BFF called Oprah the N-word | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Another bigoted outburst from Frank Taaffe, George Zimmerman and Micheal Dunn's cable news apologist
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Ted Nugent Cancels CNN Interview After Comparing Network To Nazi Propagandist

Ted Nugent Cancels CNN Interview After Comparing Network To Nazi Propagandist | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Ted Nugent canceled a planned interview on CNN's Erin Burnett OutFront after comparing the network to Nazi propagandist Joseph Goebbels and lashing out at host Wolf Blitzer for condemning Nugent's inflammatory rhetoric, including attacking President Obama as a "subhuman mongrel."

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Inside source reveals right wing crusader Brent Bozell forces an underling to write all his columns and books

Inside source reveals right wing crusader Brent Bozell forces an underling to write all his columns and books | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Brent Bozell, the founder of the far-right Media Research Center and longtime crusader against feminists, secularists, and anything gay, was recently exposed fo
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Ted Nugent calls Obama ‘subhuman mongrel’, CNN’s Wolf Blitzer flips out

Ted Nugent calls Obama ‘subhuman mongrel’, CNN’s Wolf Blitzer flips out | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

On Tuesday’s edition of CNN’s Wolf, host Wolf Blitzer addressed in great detail the Nazi past of ‘subhuman mongrel‘ used by rocker Ted Nugent to describe President Barack Obama.

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Miss. Tea Party Senate Candidate Retweets White Supremacist Account

Miss. Tea Party Senate Candidate Retweets White Supremacist Account | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The twitter account belonging to state Sen. Chris McDaniel (R-MS) retweeted a tweet from an account that appears to back a a hard-right Greek political party and regularly publishes white supremacist tweets.

The @senatormcdaniel twitter account on Sunday retweeted a message from RRSmith #WR (@rrsray).



The bio for the account says the author is located in "Occupied CSA." The description reads: "Nationalist, staunch proponent of 2nd & 10th Amendment, GoldenDawn & Southern Nationalism." Golden Dawn is a hard-right Greek political group that is often labeled fascist or neo-Nazi.
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Report: Belief in the Apocalypse makes some GOP voters apathetic about climate change

Report: Belief in the Apocalypse makes some GOP voters apathetic about climate change | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
BY ROBIN GLOBUS VELDMAN End time belief has an almost salacious appeal in America—and not just to the four out of ten Americans who believe that Jesus Chri
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Grocery Store Worker Fired After Confrontation With North Carolina Governor

Grocery Store Worker Fired After Confrontation With North Carolina Governor | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A Charlotte grocery store worker is out of a job after he insulted North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory (R) to his face.
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Westboro Gets Owned After Attempting To Protest Gay Football Player

Westboro Gets Owned After Attempting To Protest Gay Football Player | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
"Divided we are weak. Together we are strong."

Those were the words tweeted by openly gay football star Michael Sam, thanking his University of Missouri family for their support. He posted the message after arriving at the school and se...
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Todd Staples campaign ad foments violence, threatens President (VIDEO)

Todd Staples campaign ad foments violence, threatens President (VIDEO) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
It is important that these types of ads are called out. Todd Staples is fomenting violence in an ad like this. It is coded, which makes it more dangerous.
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Impeach Obama Because State Officials Are Refusing To Defend Anti-Gay Marriage Amendments

Impeach Obama Because State Officials Are Refusing To Defend Anti-Gay Marriage Amendments | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Last week, Liberty Counsel launched a campaign calling upon Congress to impeach President Obama because he has supposedly committed multiple "high crimes and misdemeanors." But it turned out
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Our real first gay president

Our real first gay president | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Don't believe what Newsweek's cover tells you: The first gay president was James Buchanan more than a century ago
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Five Vitamins and Supplements That Are Actually Worth Taking

Five Vitamins and Supplements That Are Actually Worth Taking | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Science tells us that taking most vitamins is worthless—but here's a few that buck the trend
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