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Far Right in Denial Over Las Vegas Shooting They Helped Influence

Far Right in Denial Over Las Vegas Shooting They Helped Influence
From Cliven Bundy's wife, who is claiming it's not possible that the two Las Vegas mass shooters were ever at Bundy Ranch (video evidence proves they absolutely were) because her gun toting militia men wouldn't harm a fly, to Alex Jones who is claiming this is all a false flag even though one of the shooters actually contributed writing to Jones' InfoWars website, the right wing is in mass denial over the hardcore conservative shooters they without a doubt influenced...
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He Believes in the Tooth Fairy and Santa Claus, Too: Bill O'Reilly Says Income Inequality Doesn't Exist

He Believes in the Tooth Fairy and Santa Claus, Too: Bill O'Reilly Says Income Inequality Doesn't Exist
In a perfect world, income inequality wouldn't exist. Millionaire bloviator Bill O'Reilly apparently lives in that world. Here's fascinating video of him being even more out of touch than usual.
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Oliver North (Yes, Oliver North) Accuses Obama Of 'Financing A Terrorist Organization'

Oliver North (Yes, Oliver North) Accuses Obama Of 'Financing A Terrorist Organization'
Newsmax host and former Republican congressman J.D. Hayworth added his voice to the growing right-wing outrage over the release of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in a prisoner exchange with the Taliban, and what better person to discuss the situation with than Oliver North!
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Fox News Guest Hoped US POW Bergdahl Was Executed When He Was First Captured

Fox News Guest Hoped US POW Bergdahl Was Executed When He Was First Captured
No more than a few months after U.S. POW soldier Bowe Bergdahl was captured, Fox News had on guest Ralph Peters who suggested the Taliban would save us the time and trouble if they just executed Bergdahl. Patriotism!
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Rest in Poetry, Maya Angelou

Rest in Poetry, Maya Angelou
Maya Angelou, a modern Renaissance woman who survived the harshest of childhoods to become a force on stage, screen, the printed page and the inaugural dais, has died. She was 86. Her death was confirmed in a statement issued by Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, where she had served as a professor of American Studies since 1982.
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Can't Change That Channel: The Comcast-Time Warner Merger and Oligarchy

Can't Change That Channel: The Comcast-Time Warner Merger and Oligarchy
The proposed merger of Comcast and Time Warner would create a "telecommunications colossus the likes of which the country has not seen since 1984 when the government forced the breakup of the original AT&T telephone monopoly," according to the New York Times. While it would inevitably squeeze more money out of an already overcharged consumer, the merger could also limit the ability of internet start-ups to find footing or alternative voices to find a podium.
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Climate Deniers Champion Article Rejected by Journal for Failing to Meet Scientific Rigor

Climate Deniers Champion Article Rejected by Journal for Failing to Meet Scientific Rigor
There’s an old proverb that suggests it’s always the lie that gets half way around the world while the truth is still pulling its boots on. This is especially true in the realm of climate science, where deniers are quick to jump on anything that supports their theory (in itself a huge no-no according to scientific principles). The latest: a story in UK's The Times about an article rejected by a science journal for factual errors, but twisted to appear like a deliberate suppression of climate change denial.
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#OperationAmericanSpring Gets Buried Under Snowfall of Sarcasm

#OperationAmericanSpring Gets Buried Under Snowfall of Sarcasm
Led by retired Army Colonel Harry Riley and name-jacking the Arab Spring, a bunch of right-wingers tried to throw a revolution over the weekend in Washington, D.C. Called "Operation American Spring," not very many people showed up. The promoters were expecting 10 million to 30 million. That didn't happen. There wasn't a single estimate that even approached four digits. Many denizens in the Twitter universe responded with sarcasm and these are the best of those.
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Kiss and Yell: Right Wing Whines About NFL Draft Pick's Embrace and Their Right To Be Bigots

Kiss and Yell: Right Wing Whines About NFL Draft Pick's Embrace and Their Right To Be Bigots
Michael Sam has become the first openly gay football player to be drafted in the NFL. Sam Seder takes a look at Newt Gingrich whining that we aren't tolerant of the intolerant and Derek Ward's homophobia after ESPN showed Michael Sam kiss his boyfriend.
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Has the Detroit News Reversed Its 'Stance' on Climate Change?

Has the Detroit News Reversed Its 'Stance' on Climate Change?
For years, if you didn't believe in climate change, the Detroit News was probably your paper of choice. Through countless editorials and political cartoons, the newspaper routinely ripped climate science and the economic impact at moving towards energy less reliant on fossil fuels. However, with yesterday's editorial, that stance may be changing. Finally.
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