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Ted Cruz Reveals He Has No Idea What Taxes Are For — Or That They Pay His Salary (STATEMENT)

Ted Cruz Reveals He Has No Idea What Taxes Are For — Or That They Pay His Salary (STATEMENT)

Ted Cruz hates taxes so hard… too bad he doesn’t realize a lot about them. Here are just a few things he may want to know…

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Chris Christie Ordered Him To ‘Sit Down And Shut Up': Now This Man’s Running For Office (VIDEO)

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Who’s afraid of that big, bloviating bully Chris Christie? Not activist and newly-minted N.J. State Assembly hopeful Jim Keady.

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Insane Right-Wing Blogs Freak Out Over Pretend Invasion Of American Southwest

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What do the conspiracy theorists do best? Take information, twist it into a pale imitation of itself, and then use it to spread abject fear.

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Mark Twain To Be Featured On U.S. Coin Alongside Words ‘In God We Trust,’ A Phrase He Hated

Mark Twain To Be Featured On U.S. Coin Alongside Words ‘In God We Trust,’ A Phrase He Hated

Oh, the irony!

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Scaremonger Klingenschmitt: Christians Will Eventually Have To ‘Renounce Christ’ To Work, Own Businesses (VIDEO)

He's at it again; fear-mongering.

Gordon Klingenschmitt is at it again. Now with more false persecution and victimhood. Can you believe this guy is a state representative?

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Children on Medicaid Go On To Make Better Money, Contributing More In Taxes

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A new study finds a link between accessible healthcare, earnings and taxes.

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Texas Republican: Separation Of Church And State Is Comparable To Nazis Executing Jews (VIDEO)

Texas Republican: Separation Of Church And State Is Comparable To Nazis Executing Jews (VIDEO)

The GOP war against secularism continued in Texas on Tuesday when a Republican state senator used his inauguration speech to compare it to the Holocaust.

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Pat Robertson Is Furious That People Want His Church To Pay Taxes That Rightfully Belong To Him…Er…God (VIDEO)

Pat Robertson Is Furious That People Want His Church To Pay Taxes That Rightfully Belong To Him…Er…God (VIDEO)

Pat Robertson is offended that anyone would want his church to pay taxes on massive donations that belong to him…or God…or whatever.

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Michelle Obama Continues To Face Partisan Politics On Feeding Our Children Healthy Food

Michelle Obama Continues To Face Partisan Politics On Feeding Our Children Healthy Food

“Remember a few years ago when Congress declared that the sauce on a slice of pizza should count as a vegetable in school lunches?” First Lady Michelle Obama wrote in The New York Times. “You don’t have to be a nutritionist to know that this doesn’t make much sense. Yet […]

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GOP Destroys Sex Ed In State With One Of The Highest Teen Pregnancy Rates

Fox News commenters are predictably brutal and judgmental when the yearbook in an Arizona high school devotes space to pregnant teens.

If Hawaii has too many pregnant young teen-age girls walking around, then it only makes sense to kill off the state sex education program. Right?

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Virginia Officials Declare ‘Pre-Chrisitian’ Religions Have No Place At Public Meetings

Virginia Officials Declare ‘Pre-Chrisitian’ Religions Have No Place At Public Meetings

The Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors limited opening prayers exclusively to ordained leaders of Christian religions.

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See Why Jon Stewart Said ‘Congress Is The Justin Bieber of Our Government’ (VIDEO)

See Why Jon Stewart Said ‘Congress Is The Justin Bieber of Our Government’ (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart hits another home run with him drawing an excellent comparison between Congress and Justin Bieber’s latest encounter with the law.

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US Spy Satellite’s Ridiculous Logo Will Rattle Tin Foil Hats

The government launched a shiny new spy satellite last week. But the logo that NROL-39 bears might stir up the conspiracy theorists. Here's why...

  The government has a new spy satellite, which launched last week. The payload of NROL-39 is classified (naturally) but the logo on the outside has tripped the radar of both historians and conspiracy nuts. The octopus, with its tentacles spread over the globe, brings with it some very interesting […]

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Scalia: Capitalism And ‘Traditional Christian Values’ Deeply Tied Together

Scalia: Capitalism And ‘Traditional Christian Values’ Deeply Tied Together

On Friday, Justice Scalia spoke in Texas where he came out against part of the United States Constitution while proclaiming that Capitalism was Christian.

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Syrian Chemical Weapons Attack Will Get Military Response From US Government

Syrian Chemical Weapons Attack Will Get Military Response From US Government

United States intercession in Syria is nearly certain at this point.

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BP Cries Over Spilt Oil, Sues U.S. Government

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In a move that boggles the mind, oil giant British Petroleum is suing the US government for banning it from federal contracts after the Gulf Oil disaster.

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Judge Declines To Throw Out Aiding The Enemy Charge For Manning

Judge Declines To Throw Out Aiding The Enemy Charge For Manning

On Thursday a military judge decided not to drop the ‘aiding the enemy’ charge against Private Bradley Manning. Closing arguments will end on Friday.

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35 Founding Father Quotes Conservative Christians Will Hate

Painting of Founding Fathers by Junius Brutus Steams, 1856.

In honor of our presidents and our nation’s founding, here are 35 quotes from the Founding Fathers that prove they did NOT found a ‘Christian’ nation.

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50 Presidential Quotes In Defense Of Separation Of Church And State

50 Presidential Quotes In Defense Of Separation Of Church And State

Religious law is NOT the law of the land. Civil law is. Separation of church and state is the cornerstone of our Constitution. Every President knew that.

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‘America The Great?’ Maybe, But These Five Graphs Beg To Differ (IMAGES)

‘America The Great?’ Maybe, But These Five Graphs Beg To Differ (IMAGES)

Although America has made progress and is considered to be a socially advanced nation, these shocking graphs on labor paint a very different picture.

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