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Entrapped Firefighters Shot And Killed In Upstate New York (VIDEO)

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In another holiday horror story at the hands of at least one gunman, four firefighters responding to a call in upstate New York were shot. Two died on the scene.

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Get Bill O’Reilly Some Smelling Salts – Here’s The True Story Of Christmas (VIDEO)

Get Bill O’Reilly Some Smelling Salts – Here’s The True Story Of Christmas (VIDEO)

As Fox watching Christians lament the War on Christmas, it should be noted that Christmas as we know it wouldn’t be recognized by Christ or even by his disciples.

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The Progressive Answer To Grover Norquist

The Progressive Answer To Grover Norquist

When Conservatives have something as solid as a promise thought up by a 12-year-old, how can Progressives even compete?

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Senior GOP Hints Republicans Will Filibuster Cliff Negotiations – And Blame Obama (VIDEO)

Senior GOP Hints Republicans Will Filibuster Cliff Negotiations – And Blame Obama (VIDEO)

The majority of polled Americans insist it’s the Republicans who will carry the bulk of blame should that push off the cliff occur.

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President Barack Obama: CNN’s Most Intriguing Person Of 2012

President Barack Obama: CNN’s Most Intriguing Person Of 2012

‘He’s basically the beneficiary and the author of a new America…a new demographic, a new cultural America.’

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2012 Words Of The Year Include ‘Fiscal Cliff’ And ‘Gangnam Style’

Angelina Jolie launched the "leg bomb" meme.

Every year has its trends, fads and things-everyone-talks-about. The Collins website celebrates that and tries to capture as many words about them as possible.

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The Tie Between The NRA And Mercenaries (VIDEO)

The Tie Between The NRA And Mercenaries (VIDEO)

To train the ex-Walmart greeters to be machine-gun-toting security in kindergarten classes nationwide, the NRA taps mercenaries.

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Conservative Mormon Senator Arrested on DUI

Conservative Mormon Senator Arrested on DUI

Despite claims of abstaining from alcohol, Senator Michael Crapo was arrested for DUI early Sunday morning, blowing a .110.

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Arkansas Legislature Wants Academic Study Of The Bible In Public Schools

Arkansas Legislature Wants Academic Study Of The Bible In Public Schools

Many lawmakers are quick to encourage academic study of the Bible, but do they really have the nation’s best interests at heart?

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Post Election Remorse: Tagg Says Mitt Romney ‘Had No Desire To Run’

Tagg Romney: "He had no desire to run."

For a man who had ‘no desire to run’ but did anyway, there must be particular pain in discovering that money can’t buy likability.

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The Ten Worst Christmas Traditions … Ever

The Ten Worst Christmas Traditions … Ever

Some traditions have circumvented all conventional wisdom and good taste to become iconic symbols of Christmas gone wrong.

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When Death Doesn’t Take A Holiday: Coping With Loss During Christmas

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We’ll make it the best we possibly can and then after we put away the ornaments and take down the tree, we’ll corral the empathy and compassion we’re feeling and act.

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NRA’s LaPierre Frustrates ‘Meet The Press’ Host David Gregory With Dismissive Answers (VIDEO)

NRA’s LaPierre Frustrates ‘Meet The Press’ Host David Gregory With Dismissive Answers (VIDEO)

LaPierre came on the show to deliver a message and not to answer questions; he and David Gregory talked past each other for most of the interview.

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Piers Morgan Deportation Petition Submitted To White House By Gun Rights Zealot

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Alex Jones’ originated the petition in response to Morgan’s pushing hard for stricter gun controls.

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Montana Man Arrested For Waterboarding Sons And Making School Threat

William Albert Province, courtesy of  HelenaIndependentRecord.com

He was wearing military-style body armor and, the witness told police, owns assault rifles and armor-piercing bullets.

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David Koch Spokesman Tells Hurricane Sandy Victims To ‘Suck It Up’

David Koch Spokesman Tells Hurricane Sandy Victims To ‘Suck It Up’

While David Koch is telling people who have lost their homes, arguably partly caused by the global climate change actions of his company, to ‘suck it up,’ he is sucking off the government teat.

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Huffington Post Chronicles Barrage Of Gun Deaths In Week Since Newtown (IMAGE)

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Gun homicides in the U.S. amount to a Sandy Hook tragedy every day, on average.

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Why Is The NRA Blaming Mass Shootings On Video Games?

Why Is The NRA Blaming Mass Shootings On Video Games?

Is it really about video games or is it about money?

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U.S. District Court Blocks California Law Banning Conversion Therapy For Gays

U.S. District Court Blocks California Law Banning Conversion Therapy For Gays

Is conversion therapy a free speech issue?

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Obama To Boehner On Fiscal Cliff Talks: ‘You Get Nothing’

Obama To Boehner On Fiscal Cliff Talks: ‘You Get Nothing’

Boehner never had a chance. I almost feel bad for the guy. Almost.

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