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Now Mass Shootings are the News Media's Fault?

Now Mass Shootings are the News Media's Fault?
Let's be clear: The media -- which has become an epithet these days, rather than a basic term of description -- covers mass shootings because they are news.
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Ben Stein: Raising Taxes on the Rich Does Not Hurt Growth

Ben Stein: Raising Taxes on the Rich Does Not Hurt Growth
Ben Stein strikes again. For those who believed it was a fluke when just before the election Ben Stein went on Fox News and said there was little correlation between taxes and economic activity, it was not. Ben Stein struck again on Fox News when sitting on a panel he simply tore through Charlie Gasparino with facts. Ben Stein...
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Armstrong Confesses to Using Performance-Enhancing Drugs to Win Tour de France

Armstrong Confesses to Using Performance-Enhancing Drugs to Win Tour de France
 
After a decade of denial, Lance Armstrong has finally come clean: He used performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France.
The disgraced cyclist made the confession to Oprah Winfrey during an interview taped Monday, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the interv...
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The Wall Street Journal Doesn't Think Anyone Makes Under $100k a Year

The Wall Street Journal Doesn't Think Anyone Makes Under $100k a Year
A graphic created by the Wall Street Journal might help explain the conservative mindset about cutting taxes for the rich. Despite writing about the effect tax increases will have for the poor, apparently no one in their world makes under $100,000 a year.
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Biden Gun Violence Meeting Interrupted by Another School Shooting

Biden Gun Violence Meeting Interrupted by Another School Shooting
Talking Points Memo editor Josh Marshall brings us today's edition of Not the Onion: CNN interrupting it's coverage of Vice President Joe Biden's meeting with the NRA to cover yet another school shooting.
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Pat Robertson: Women Usually to Blame for Troubled Marriages

Pat Robertson: Women Usually to Blame for Troubled Marriages
Pat Robertson tells a viewer that the woman usually deserves to be blamed when a couple has marriage troubles. “You know it may be your mom isn’t as sweet as you think she is, she may be hard-nosed,” Robertson said. “It’s easy to blame the mother.”
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'Rent Is Too Damn High' Guy Admits to Bill O'Reilly: 'I'm a Former Stripper'

'Rent Is Too Damn High' Guy Admits to Bill O'Reilly: 'I'm a Former Stripper'
Jimmy McMillan, the eccentric New York gubernatorial candidate who famously ran on "The Rent Is Too Damn High" platform, admitted to Bill O'Reilly on Tuesday night's The O'Reilly Factor that at one time, he was a stripper.
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Conservative Columnist: Hurricane Sandy Relief Bill Was ‘A Rape of the Treasury’

Fox News' contributor and syndicated columnist Charles Krauthammer defended John Boehner's decision not to bring a $60 billion Hurricane Sandy Relief bill to the floor last week, saying the Speaker had prevented a "rape of the Treasury."
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Time Warner Drops Current TV Following Al Jazeera Purchase

News broke late Wednesday that Current TV was being sold to Al Jazeera. This would give Al Jazeera its much sought after U.S. market. So what does Time Warner Cable do the very same day? They drop the channel.
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Fox News On Hillary Clinton's Illness: 'Severe Benghazi Allergy, The Immaculate Concussion'

Since news first broke of Clinton's illness, Fox News hosts and contributors have labeled her illness everything from a "diplomatic illness" to "severe Benghazi allergy."
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