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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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Texas Republican Gets Demolished By Veterans For Trying To Force Christianity Upon Military

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Veterans are calling out Texas GOP Rep. Sam Johnson for his effort to force members of the US Armed Forces to take an oath to God, and they wiped the floor with him.

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ISIS Calls For American Extremists To Help Kill 100 Service Members On U.S. Soil

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These are the chickens coming home to roost, folks, and when the chickens are in, they WILL peck.

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Soldier Refuses To Tip Server Because He Thinks His Service Should Be Enough (IMAGE)

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Is this soldier a pompous asshole or is he justified?

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Fox News Host Enrages Colleagues By Praising Obama As ‘Best President Ever’ To Our Troops (VIDEO)

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President Obama received praise from an unlikely source on Friday as Fox contributor Juan Williams drew the ire of his colleagues by lauding Obama as “the best president ever” to the men and women in our armed forces.

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Can The Climate Deniers Threaten Our National Security?

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By refusing to do anything about climate change, our climate-denying politicians are helping compromise our national security.

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‘On A Mission For God’–US Army Recruitment Station In Arizona Attempts to Enlist Soldiers In His Name

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In the name of whose God?

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You Won’t Believe The Appalling Amount We Spend On Social Security (INFOGRAPHIC)

You won't believe the appalling amount of money we spend on Social Security... oh, wait a minute... Image by Elisabeth Parker.

This simple pie chart shows our Social Security budget is NOT sustainable.

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Obama Apologizes To Couple Who Had To Relocate Wedding So He Could Play Golf (VIDEO)

Obama Apologizes To Couple Who Had To Relocate Wedding So He Could Play Golf (VIDEO)

Once devastated, the couple is now calling this mishap a “blessing in disguise.”

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Bigots Try To Hate On Pro-LGBT Equality In The Military Pic, Get Beautifully Smacked Down (IMAGE)

Bigots Try To Hate On Pro-LGBT Equality In The Military Pic, Get Beautifully Smacked Down (IMAGE)

Haters gonna hate, then get put in their place. Some people need to be reminded that the United States of America was founded on the notion of freedom.

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Senator Tom Coburn’s Departing ‘F**k You’ To Veterans (VIDEO)

Veterans commit suicide at a rate of 22 per day. Sen. Tom Coburn doesn't want to spend the money to help stem that tide.

Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma has done some nasty stuff during his tenure. His final act as a senator is beyond comprehension.

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NYPD Unleash Military Sound Blasts At Protesters’ March For Eric Garner (VIDEO)

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This level of interference is just not necessary.

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Female Officers Secretly Filmed While In Shower On Submarine, Navy To Investigate

Female Officers Secretly Filmed While In Shower On Submarine, Navy To Investigate

For more than a year, at least three female officers aboard the Navy ballistic missile submarine Wyoming were recorded while undressed and in the shower. According to reports, Navy officials have singled out a 24-year-old male second class petty officer who is most likely the one who recorded and distributed […]

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Veteran Busts Fake Ranger Scoring Black Friday Deals In Uniform (VIDEO)

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This fraud definitely wasn’t prepared to be called out on his scam.

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US Military Deploys Creepy Surveillance Blimps… Here At Home (Video)

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Behold our cheap, snoopy, and blimpy “Future of Defense!” It protects us against ‘cruise missiles, unmanned aircraft, and swarming boats!’

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Fox News Host Gets Torn Apart On The Air After Alleging Voter Fraud In Colorado (VIDEO)

Fox News Host Gets Torn Apart On The Air After Alleging Voter Fraud In Colorado (VIDEO)

After falsely accusing Colorado citizens of committing voter fraud, Fox host Megyn Kelly found herself being blasted by MSNBC host Rachel Maddow and a Colorado news anchor.

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Conservative Pundit: U.S. Soldiers Are ‘Crybabies’ For Complaining About PTSD (AUDIO)

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Michael Savage has never been near a war, but he sure feels comfortable criticizing those who have from behind his desk.

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Newspaper Digs Into Democratic Politician’s Past, Discovers He’s A War Hero

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Finding out that reporters are looking into your past is enough to send a cold shiver down most politician’s spine, but one Democratic candidate’s closet was filled not with skeletons, but military medals for heroism.

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Sarah Palin Whines About Obama Salute In Incredibly Disrespectful Speech, Apologizes To Military (VIDEO)

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In the same Values Voter Summit speech in which she got the address of the White House wrong, Sarah Palin also mocked President Obama over his styrofoam cup salute.

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Pat Robertson Flips Out Over Air Force Allowing Atheist To Opt Out Of Saying ‘So Help Me God’ In Oath (VIDEO)

Pat Robertson Flips Out Over Air Force Allowing Atheist To Opt Out Of Saying ‘So Help Me God’ In Oath (VIDEO)

“Christian” con artist Pat Robertson flipped out on Thursday after hearing about the US Air Force dropping its unconstitutional requirement that all airmen say “so help me God” in their oath of enlistment.

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