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Right Wing Downplays NFL Shooting Tragedy, Goes After Bob Costas for Gun Control Comments

After the murder-suicide of NFL football player, the Kansas City Chiefs' Jovan Belcher and his girlfriend, sports commentator Bob Costas commented on the need for gun control. The right wing led by the NRA's gun culture has since jumped on Bob Costas, attacking the notion that guns played any part in this tragedy.
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DeMint's Exit Offers Reprieve for Graham

Taking an instant message from a Majority Report listener, Sam Seder quickly explains why Republican Lindsey Graham is happy to be bidding a farewell to Jim DeMint.
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Obama Prepares for GOP Debt Ceiling Fight

The Republicans are losing the fiscal cliff tax battle but believe they'll have the upper hand in the debt ceiling fight. Sources say that Obama is anticipating this..
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Nearly Half of Republicans Polled Believe ACORN Stole the Election

A new poll shows that 49 percent of Republican voters believe that ACORN, an organization that no longer exists, stole the 2012 election. 25 percent of Republicans would like their states to secede from the union.
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John Boehner Moves to the Middle, Obama Says the Proposal is 'Out of Balance'

John Boehner has presented his fiscal cliff proposal. Democrats are mocking it. Obama has called it "out of balance."
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Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer Agrees with Cutting Social Security

Remember a few weeks ago when Sam Seder was happy that Nancy Pelosi was going to remain the leader of the Democrats in the House? It was for good reason. Corporatist Blue Dog Democrat Steny Hoyer is out there right now saying he wants benefit cuts. Steny Hoyer is the No. 2 Dem in the House.
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Morgan Stanley Banker Stabs Cab Driver, Gets Away Scot-free

What happens when you stab a cab driver after refusing to pay the fare and you happen to be a Morgan Stanley banker? Well, nothing.
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Columbine Survivor Turns to Occupy for Foreclosure Help

After being shot 8 times and paralyzed during the Columbine High School shooting in 1999, Richard Castaldo is now fighting for his home.
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Lindsay Graham: 'GOP is in a Death Spiral!' Wonder Where He Got That From?

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham was on Meet the Press this past week to discuss the future of the GOP. While being completely wrong about why Mitt Romney and his party suffered such big losses, he did manage to take his one correct statement from a certain somebody.
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How To: Thanksgiving With Your "Independent" Relative

It's Thanksgiving and you have an "Independent" relative coming over for dinner. You know the type: they believe that they're "bi-partisan" and believe zero news sources because everything is skewed to the left or to the right. Well, here is what you can do... Note: Tomorrow, 11/21/12 around 12:45pm EST, we will be taking your calls concerning how to deal with your Conservative, Tea Party, or whatever type of relative at Thanksgiving. Feel free to call in! : 646-257-3920
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