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FBI Investigates Paranoid Police Shooting Of 13-Year-Old Carrying Toy Gun (VIDEO)

Photo of Andy Lopez courtesy of (San Francisco, CA) Bay Area NBC. http://bit.ly/1bvvpye

There’s something seriously wrong with our country when Andy Lopez – a 13-year-old boy – gets shot and killed by police for carrying a toy gun.

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10 Haunted Places That Aren’t So Famous

10 Haunted Places That Aren’t So Famous

At Halloween, our thoughts often turn to haunted places and ghosts. Whether we are remembering those who have gone before or looking for a chill for the holiday, spirits and spectres are at the forefront. Many of us enjoy reading about hauntings or watching shows like Ghost Hunters all year […]

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Giraffes Take Over Facebook (IMAGES)

Breaking Bad giraffe by Elisabeth Parker.

Giraffe mania swept Facebook over the weekend and we can tell you why. Don’t worry, grandma did not suddenly become attracted to animals with long necks.

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Paid Commenters Hired By Fox News To Spread Right Wing Talking Points Across The Net

Paid Commenters Hired By Fox News To Spread Right Wing Talking Points Across The Net

New book Murdoch’s World by David Folkenflik reveals fox news practice of using paid commenters to push right wing talking points across the World Wide Web.

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Teens Don Zimmerman, Martin Halloween Costumes, Complete With Blood, Bullet Holes, Blackface

Teens Don Zimmerman, Martin Halloween Costumes, Complete With Blood, Bullet Holes, Blackface

Three youths are under fire for a blackface Halloween portrayal of the Trayvon Martin tragedy. It is no longer acceptable to be openly racist in America.

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Democrat Calls Out Republicans For ‘Monkey Court’ Against Obamacare (VIDEO)

Democrat Calls Out Republicans For ‘Monkey Court’ Against Obamacare (VIDEO)

Democratic Rep. Frank Pallone took House Republicans to task on Wednesday after becoming fed up with their line of questioning, calling it a ‘Monkey Court.’

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Koch Funded Groups To Pay Huge Fine Following California Dark Money Case

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Two Koch brothers supported dark money groups are facing the largest fines in the the history of the California Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC). The organizations involved include two Arizona based Koch funded groups, the Center to Protect Patient Rights (CPPR) and Americans for Responsible Leadership. The two groups funneled […]

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Top 10 Conservative Halloween Costumes

Top 10 Conservative Halloween Costumes

Conservative Halloween Costumes Nothing says Halloween like conservatism. Am I right? Of course I am. So, it’s only right that you celebrate Halloween in a costume that has right-wing written all over it. If you’re a conservative that wants to display your stripes (but mainly if you’re a liberal looking […]

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Top 10 Liberal Halloween Costumes

Top 10 Liberal Halloween Costumes

Every year millions of people spend Halloween dressed as their favorite superhero or the monster from a horror movie. This is fine for people who want to be like everyone else, but you’re not like everyone else. You’re a proud liberal. And what better way to display your pride than […]

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Christian Hate Group Threatens To Sue US Military For Labeling Them A Hate Group

Christian Hate Group Threatens To Sue US Military For Labeling Them A Hate Group

AFA spokesman Bryan Fischer claims his anti-gay Christian hate group isn’t really a hate group, and he’s ready to sue the US military for calling them one.

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Diebold Charged With Bribery, Falsifying Records In Three Countries

Image: Ryan McFarland @ Flickr

On October 22, 2013 US prosecutors filed criminal charges against Diebold Inc. Diebold (DBD) is best known for the major role that its electronic voting machines play in US elections. As part of a deferred prosecution agreement, DBD will pay $50 million dollars to the SEC and US Department of Justice (DOJ), to settle two separate cases. The […]

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Bill Maher’s Rant On The Minimum Wage Is Something You Do NOT Want To Miss (VIDEO)

Image: EW Addicting Info

Bill Maher’s New Rules on the plea to raise the minimum wage is on point. It is hard to understand anyone’s objection to it. A country cannot frown on citizen’s using public assistance if it does not create an economy that pays a living wage to all of its citizens […]

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Racist Precinct Chair Interviewed On ‘The Daily Show’ Forced To Resign His Position (VIDEO)

Racist Precinct Chair Interviewed On ‘The Daily Show’ Forced To Resign His Position (VIDEO)

The Daily Show exposed a racist GOP precinct chair in North Carolinia, forcing him to resign. It would be a public service if they could take on the rest.

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Reagan OMB Director: Republicans Are Ideological Gangs (VIDEO)

David Stockman is on MSNBC again. This time, he tells Chris Hayes that the GOP has become a coalition of ideological gangsters and con men. Photo screen captured from MSNBC.

David Stockman is on MSNBC again. This time, he tells Chris Hayes that the GOP has become a coalition of ideological gangsters and con men.

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Texas Judge Nearly Barred From Voting In Her Own Courthouse Due To Surprising Glitch In Voter ID Law (VIDEO)

Out of of 1.4 million voters without ID, only 41 got new Texas Voter ID cards. Plus, the new law almost kept this judge from voting in her own court house. Photo screen captured from KIII News video footage. http://www.kiiitv.com/story/23761660/voter-id-law-may-cause-problems-for-women-using-maiden-names

Out of of 1.4 million voters without ID, only 41 got new Texas Voter ID cards. Plus, the new law almost kept this judge from voting in her own court house.

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GOP Is Looking To Get Away From Tea Party Politics For 2014 And Beyond

Tea Party politics cartoon by Daryl Cagle via Cagle Comics. http://www.cagle.com

The GOP has wised up and begun to work on distancing itself from Tea Party politics, and heading back towards the center of the political spectrum.

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Top 10 Scary Stories The Right Uses To Terrify Its Base (VIDEOS)

House of Horrors meme from Politics with Jarred and Dave's facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/PoliticsJandD

Scary stories aren’t just for Halloween. Here are the top 10 tales – and videos – the right wing promotes to strike fear in their base all year long.

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The Celts Called It Samhain: An Essential Primer On Halloween

To the ancient Celts, Samhain was the end of the year. Part Harvest festival, part memorial, Halloween was a very important holiday. Here's the scoop. Image: T. Steelman

Halloween, spirits Halloween. The word conjures up images of grinning pumpkins, costumes, bats, owls, ghosts, Witches… What do these symbols mean? What is Halloween all about? Why do we DO what we do on Halloween? What is Samhain and what does it involve? Samhain was originally a year-end celebration. Samhain […]

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FreedomWorks Blogger Shocked By Texas Turning Blue Under His Nose

FreedomWorks Blogger Shocked By Texas Turning Blue Under His Nose

Texas is the sleeping giant in the United States. It turns out that Battleground Texas is starting to scare the hell out of the Right Wing Tea Party Texas Republican Party. It turns out that FreedomWorks blogger Shane Wright wrote a blog piece that lays it out pretty well. He […]

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Gay Waiter Gets Hateful Message From Christian Customers Instead Of A Tip For His ‘Excellent’ Service (VIDEO)

Photo screen captured from KCTV 5 video footage. http://www.kctv5.com/

Instead of a tip, these anti-gay Christians left a nasty note telling their waiter that they refuse to leave a tip for him because he’s gay.

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