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Guess Which Red State Became The First To Legalize Recreational Pot — This One

Guess Which Red State Became The First To Legalize Recreational Pot — This One

Yet another state has joined those who are sane enough to realize marijuana is safe and should be legal… and this time — it’s a red state.

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Police Union Chief Smacks Down Racist, Anti-LGBT Cops: If You Don’t Like Blacks And Gays, Leave

Featured image: Photo of Ron Smith by Ansel Herz via Twitter/The Stranger (foreground), photo of Seattle Police in riot gear cc 1999 Steve Kaiser/Wikipedia.

Ron Smith to Seattle police: “We need to treat everyone the same. Regardless of race, gender identity, economic class —all the same.”

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$15 Now Under Attack – Republicans To Eliminate Popular Law

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In the state legislature in Olympia, Washington has introduced a bill which could cut the minimum wage by half for some people.

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Shocking Video Shows Cops Gunning Down Homeless Man With His Hands Up (VIDEO)

Featured image credit: video screen capture, Dario Zuniga, via ceeloc187 on youtube

Video footage of police gunning down a 35-year-old homeless man on February 10, 2015, shows the man with his hands in the air, attempting to surrender, moments before police fired multiple shots, ending his life.

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The First Ever Pot Dispensing Vending Machine Debuts In Seattle (VIDEO)

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When you’ve got the munchies, a vending machine helps satisfy the craving. Now, in Seattle, they give you the munchies, too.

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Obama Sees A Reefer Revolution In America’s Future (VIDEO)

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“When I was a kid, I inhaled. That was the point.” – Barack Obama, 2006

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Extraordinary Photos Suggest Washington Trucker May Be One Of The Luckiest Men On Earth (VIDEO)

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I have never seen anything like this before where the victim lives with only a couple of scratches to prove it happened.

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Man Who Calls Himself ‘Jesus Christ’ Attacks Comedian With Baseball Bat (VIDEO)

Dylan and Kalimar Avila. He is a popular Seattle-area comic and host of an open-mic night.

When “Jesus Christ” was told he couldn’t perform at an open-mic night, he lost it and attacked the emcee with a baseball bat. Guess he forgot about turning the other cheek.

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3.1 Million Workers Get A Well Deserved Raise As Minimum Wage Increases On Jan. 1st (VIDEO)

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Are you getting a well deserved raise on January 1st?

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Unexpected Consequences of Legalizing Pot In Colorado–Homeless Shelters Take A Hit

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A new argument is brewing. Is Colorado experiencing an increase in their homeless population as a result of legalizing marijuana? What do you think?

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Incensed Ammosexuals Rough Up Open Carry Counter-Protester, Police Arrest Him (VIDEO)

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A lone counter-protester was repeatedly roughed up by open carriers at a Washington rally, but he was the one arrested when they lied to police. Fortunately, video exists.

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Teen Pot Use Declines Despite Increasing Legalization

A teenager smokes weed out of an Xbox controller (Image Courtesy: Twitter - @JOHNaldDuck)

The study also showed a significant decline in alcohol and cigarette use, among other drugs, surely to the delight of many parents.

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Casinos And Weed: Feds Give Tribes Green Light To Grow And Sell Marijuana

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Soon it may only be a short drive to the local Indian reservation to buy something to help you forget your woes.

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Teacher Forces Eight Year Old To Unclog A Toilet With His Bare Hands (VIDEO)

Photo: Clogged toilet via OurStory.Com. Photo of Brent Taylor screen grabbed from KEPR TV news report.

‘I’m still speechless,’ declared the mom. And Brent Taylor only got a reprimand!

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Gun-Loving Dad Thanks God His Young Son Survived Being Shot In The Face By 4-Year-Old

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“I never in a million years would have thought this would happen to us and it’s devastating to our family.”

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Washington First Grader Told, ‘Guess What? You Can’t Have a Lunch’ Because of Negative Balance (VIDEO)

Washington First Grader Told, ‘Guess What? You Can’t Have a Lunch’ Because of Negative Balance (VIDEO)

A Washington 7-year-old enrolled in the free lunch program was denied lunch at school because the school says his account balance was low.

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This Is What Happens When Republicans Control Women’s Reproductive Decisions

This Is What Happens When Republicans Control Women’s Reproductive Decisions

With the GOP in control of legislation, things are about to get even scarier than they already are for women. Having a miscarriage could actually result in a murder charge. Yes, really.

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Man Wants Strippers’ Addresses So He Can ‘Pray’ For Them (VIDEO)

Man Wants Strippers’ Addresses So He Can ‘Pray’ For Them (VIDEO)

The scary thing is, this crackpot could win.

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‘How Does It Feel To Get Robbed With Your Own Gun?': Man Robbed Illegally Selling Handgun To Felon

‘How Does It Feel To Get Robbed With Your Own Gun?': Man Robbed Illegally Selling Handgun To Felon

“How does it feel to get robbed with your own gun?”

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Seattle City Council Unanimously Votes To Replace Columbus Day With Indigenous Peoples’ Day (VIDEO)

1519 portrait of Christopher Columbus by Sebastiano del Piombo via Wikipedia. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christopher_Columbus

In a unanimous vote by the city council, Seattle made Indigenous People’s Day a reality.

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