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Broadcasters vs Cloud Computing: SCOTUS Hears Debate in Streaming Video Case

Broadcasters vs Cloud Computing: SCOTUS Hears Debate in Streaming Video Case
Supreme Court justices debated Tuesday whether they can side with broadcasters in a copyright challenge to an Internet startup company without threatening the burgeoning world of cloud computing. The high court heard arguments in the dispute between television broadcasters and Aereo Inc., which takes free television signals from the airwaves and allows subscribers to watch the programs on laptop computers, smart phones and other portable devices. The case has the potential to bring big changes to the television industry.
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WATCH: Bill O'Reilly Saying Predictably Racist Things to Univ of KY's Basketball Coach

WATCH: Bill O'Reilly Saying Predictably Racist Things to Univ of KY's Basketball Coach
Bill O'Reilly is shocked that Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari isn't sworn at and disrespected by his players. John Calipari is shocked by the racist things coming out of O'Reilly's mouth.
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Denver Post Scrubs Clean Interview with Personhood Flip-Flopper (and 8 Reasons Why they Need to Fix It)

Denver Post Scrubs Clean Interview with Personhood Flip-Flopper (and 8 Reasons Why they Need to Fix It)
Here are eight reasons why Denver Post reporter Kurtis Lee's blog post, quoting Rep. Mike Coffman about personhood and abortion-for-rape-and-incest, was newsworthy and should not have been deleted from The Post's website. Prime among them: it was news!
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Fox News Reporter: Obama and Holder Being Black is the Best Thing That Ever Happened to Them

Fox News Reporter: Obama and Holder Being Black is the Best Thing That Ever Happened to Them
Fox News analyst and political reporter Brit Hume believes President Barack Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder have it so easy because they are black. This country is so post-racial that black people are now catching all the breaks!
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Conservatives Suggest Hillary Clinton Staged Shoe-Throwing Incident

Conservatives Suggest Hillary Clinton Staged Shoe-Throwing Incident
Conservatives, like talk radio host Rush Limbaugh and Fox News contributor Bernard Goldberg, are promoting the claim that Hillary Clinton staged the incident where a woman threw a shoe at her during a speech in Las Vegas.
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Franken's Campaign Against Comcast Is No Joke

Franken's Campaign Against Comcast Is No Joke
In a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) — one of the leading opponents of Comcast's proposed acquisition of Time Warner Cable — stood up for the millions of people in Minnesota and across the country who are facing rising cable and Internet costs. He called the deal bad for consumers, saying it would stifle competition and likely lead to higher costs for Minnesotans who are already being squeezed financially.
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Bill O'Reilly Whines: I'm The Victim of the Black Gay Feminist Grievance Industry!

Bill O'Reilly Whines: I'm The Victim of the Black Gay Feminist Grievance Industry!
Bill O'Reilly was whining on his Fox News show about the "grievance industry" and gives his usual "race hustlers" rant — and gets owned.
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Eight Headlines the Mainstream Media Doesn't Have the Courage to Print

Eight Headlines the Mainstream Media Doesn't Have the Courage to Print
The following are all relevant, fact-based issues, the "hard news" stories that the media has a responsibility to report. But the business-oriented press generally avoids them.
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Paul Buchhiet
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Wall Street Journal Continues to Spin Facts for Walker's Racist Former Aide

Wall Street Journal Continues to Spin Facts for Walker's Racist Former Aide
The Wall Street Journal opinion page has a new installment in its campaign against Wisconsin's "John Doe" campaign finance probe, this time in an effort to resuscitate the image of Kelly Rindfleisch, a top aide to Scott Walker implicated in two John Doe investigations.
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#CancelColbert and Satire Loses

#CancelColbert and Satire Loses
There is a growing level of outrage on Twitter over Stephen Colbert, whose joke about the Washington Redskins and Asian Americans has spawned the #CancelColbert hashtag. While Colbert himself condemned the tweet — saying that its lack of context changed the joke from its original meaning on the show — the controversey does raise some important questions and shed some light on the problems with censoring comedy.
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