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A Brighter Economy Shellshocks Republican Strategy

A Brighter Economy Shellshocks Republican Strategy

If Republicans think they can turn the public against the president with a shrinking deficit, falling gas prices and unemployment, they have a big storm coming.

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Football Players Chant ‘No Means No’ At Quarterback Accused Of Rape (VIDEO)

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In a sport that’s infamous for ignoring violence against women, these players are revolutionary.

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Bill Moyers Message To Progressive Youth In Farewell Episode: ‘Welcome to the fight’ (VIDEO)

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It is a rare honor to be considered a voice of your generation. For Bill Moyers the honor is more profound, as he has perfectly articulated the political voice of several generations – most recently that of America’s progressive youth.

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Fox News Runs Outrageous Hit Piece On Pope Francis For Making Republicans Look Bad (VIDEO)

Fox News Runs Outrageous Hit Piece On Pope Francis For Making Republicans Look Bad (VIDEO)

By preaching tolerance and scientific literacy, the pope stands for everything conservatives don’t. And Fox News is freaking out about it.

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NYC Hospital Bows To Public Pressure, Helps British Couple Avoid $200,000 Price Tag For Premature Birth

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A British couple who faced a $200,000 medical bill because their baby was born prematurely under the jurisdiction of the clusterf*ck that is the US healthcare system is now breathing a sigh of relief after much public outrage.

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Police Kill Another Woman They Were Sent To Help, Exposing A National Scandal

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This list of Americans dead at the hands of police sent to help them will leave you utterly incredulous.

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Madonna Compares Herself To Mandela And MLK, Twitter Explodes (IMAGES)

Madonna Compares Herself To Mandela And MLK, Twitter Explodes (IMAGES)

Madonna has lost the plot completely.

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Governor Deval Patrick’s Daughter To Marry Her Partner

Governor Deval Patrick’s Daughter To Marry Her Partner

Congratulations to Katherine and her future wife!

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Finally Some Good News Related To Climate Change

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It turns out tropical forests may play a very important part in preventing catastrophic climate change.

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Leelah’s Mother Talks To CNN, Daughter’s Internet Posts Show Mom’s A Liar And A Bully

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Leelah Alcorn committed suicide because her parents rejected and abused her for being transgender. Even after her death, her mother continues to disrespect her identity and lie about what happened. Luckily, Leelah’s internet footprint continues to tell the world the truth.

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Dick Cavett Perfectly Sums Up Why We Despise Ayn Rand… And Why The Right Loves Her

Dick Cavett hosted Groucho Marx often. Marx wasn't a fan of Ayn Rand, either.

Dick Cavett had a chance to have Ayn Rand on his interview show. He told Elon Green why it didn’t happen.

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Pot Tax Adds $40+ Million To Colorado’s Economy: Crime, Traffic Deaths And Unemployment Are Down

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The critics were wrong… Colorado’s marijuana legalization experiment is a success! Will your state be next?

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Unarmed ‘Sovereign Citizen’ Good Deed Doer Brings Stray Cat Into Shelter And Is Shot Dead By Police

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What in the hell is happening in this country? A Good Samaritan with a checkered past deserves this? You be the judge. The cops have already taken the role of executioners.

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6-Year-Old Dies In Father’s Arms While Waiting For Hospital To See Him (VIDEO)

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The words “wait your turn” cost one little boy his life.

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Smackdown: Sports Commentator Tries To Badmouth Marching Bands, The Internet Responds (TWEETS)

Smackdown: Sports Commentator Tries To Badmouth Marching Bands, The Internet Responds (TWEETS)

When Jim Rome thought he was being funny by making fun of marching band “dorks,” the internet responded with a #MarchOnRome.

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Leading Doctor: Curing Cancer Is A Waste Of Money – It’s The Best Way To Die

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I doubt cancer patients would agree.

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Waiter Identifies African-American Customers On Receipts With ‘N*gga’ (VIDEO)

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A New Year’s Eve party goes terribly wrong when restaurant gives four of their customers receipts tagged with “N*gga.” Racism is alive and well in America.

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Tired of Being Bullied By Cops, Group Forms ‘Human Shield’ To Protect Pot Smoker From Arrest (VIDEO)

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A group spontaneously responds to cops harassing a guy smoking weed by banding together. Then all hell breaks loose.

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Increased Government Spending Has Republicans In A Panic

Increased Government Spending Has Republicans In A Panic

The better the economy gets, the more Republicans are going to freak out and it’s only getting started. Ha. Ha. Ha.

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Spiteful Florida Clerks Ban Courthouse Weddings To Avoid Marrying Icky Gay Couples (VIDEO)

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These anti-gay Florida clerks would rather ban all courthouse weddings than marry gays.

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