Coalition retakes Tikrit. A dozen casualties. 200 ISIS dead, no in-city prisoners

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Of course the Department of Defense claimed this is "with American help." The contested area was the southwest section of the city. The battle plan formed up a couple weeks ago as a standard Surround-and-Annihilate system. Militias were coordinated to...More

What would Jesus do?

Pence Pandering Backfires!

Illinois Poll Shows Strong Opposition to Fracking

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Nearly half of Illinois voters oppose fracking, according to a new poll by the Simon Institute . The statewide poll reveals 48.6% oppose fracking while only 31.8% believe it should be encouraged, even if there are economic benefits. Opponents outnumber...More

If Reince Priebus Wants to Talk About HRCs Private E-Mail Account, Let Him Start with Scott Walkers

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Republicans are very busy creating an enormous conspiracy theory about Hillary Clinton's private email account. Reince Priebus, head of the Republican Party even says it's a "criminal act" despite the fact that she turned over 55,000 emails. On top of...More

Indiana Religious Freedom Law Intent. A Picture is Worth A Thousand Words

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If you are wonder what was the intent of the Religious Freedom Law past in Indiana a few days ago. Take a look at the signing ceremony attendees! Full Picture: Thanks to @EricWolfson for creating this image! It's really hard...More

Hillary will wear the pants in the White House

Should the NCAA move the Final Four and Championship game to another state in protest to the Indiana Religious Freedom law?

Yes
95% (524 votes)
No
2% (15 votes)
Not Sure
1% (8 votes)
I don't know enough about the law
0% (2 votes)
Total votes: 546

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Chapter 9. Religious Freedom Restoration Sec. 1. This chapter applies to all governmental entity statutes, ordinances, resolutions, executive or administrative orders, regulations, customs, and usages, including the implementation or application thereof, regardless of whether they were enacted, adopted, or initiated...More

So-called "religious liberty" bills offer right to discriminate in public businesses

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Groking NeoCon propaganda: Yemen's Sunnis tolerate al-Qaeda. So now al-Q's enemies are bad guys !?

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Saudis flying American jet fighters are attacking targets at Sana'a, the capital of Yemen. They also hit other sites across the western half of the country. At least 27 civilians have been killed, probably more. None of the targets connect...More

Top Comments: Not All Spam is Bad Edition

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No, this isn't the Spam I'm talking about Sometimes spam is hilarious. We've all had to deal with a variety of unwanted ads, offers, and bogus emails since the inception and popularity of the internet. Some email services, like the...More

Groking NeoCon propaganda: Yemen's Sunnis tolerate al-Qaeda. So Houthi Shia are now the bad guys !?

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Saudis flying American jet fighters are attacking targets at Sana'a, the capital of Yemen. They also hit other sites across the western half of the country. At least 27 civilians have been killed, probably more. None of the targets connect...More

Florida Has a Plan to Eliminate Public Education

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This is surreal in almost mind boggling consequences. Pretty soon the only children attending public school will be the poorest of the poor and the teachers will be anyone willing to work for slave wages IMO. http://www.tampabay.com/... Diverting......the name of...More

Groking NeoCon propaganda: their "Iranium" documentary film. Damning Iran and Shia Islam everywhere

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Netanyahu's speech. The vast network of American propaganda outlets devoting resources to demonizing Iran. Casting the Syrian and Iranian governments, Shi'ia Lebanese, Shi'ia anybody/anywhere as crazed mad men -- where did it come from? - - Wonderful example of propaganda...More

Groking NeoCon propaganda: the "Iranium" documentary film

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Netanyahu's speech. The vast network of American propaganda outlets devoting resources to demonizing Iran. Casting the Syrian and Iranian governments, Shi'ia Lebanese, Shi'ia anybody/anywhere as crazed mad men -- where did it come from? - - Wonderful example of propaganda...More

The Persecuted Majority: A Letter to Governor Pence Regarding The Indiana Religious Freedom Restoration Act

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Governor Pence, It is with an abundance of gratitude in my heart and relief in my bowels that I write to congratulate you on your decision to sign the Indiana Religious Freedom Restoration Act . I must say that all...More

Keith Olbermann: Still Crazy After All These Years

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Yes - that crazy, liberal, Progressive, left-leaning Keith Olbermann is still at it. He's still doing crazy, liberal, Progressive, left-leaning stuff. Standing up for a minority group in America? Yes that's crazy, liberal, Progressive, and left-leaning. And yes - I...More

Not Quite Cruz Control

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Ted Cruz launched the first official presidential bid, but his kick-off was mired in website spoofs, an audience obligated to attend his speech and news that his family’s going on Obamacare. Meanwhile, he and his fellow Senate Tea Partiers have...More

Tikrit artillery barrages augmented with U.S. air strikes

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The southwest section of Tikrit is a burning ruin. After a week of artillery the residences have been leveled and bombs left by the ISIS and allied Sunni fighters have been detonated. The area reportedly looks like Stalingrad during World...More

Jeremy Paxman and the Question of Nihilism

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Shortly after retiring from front-line journalism last year, Jeremy Paxman came out of the closet as a “one-nation Tory”. This you might think would worry Labour, as the veteran broadcaster prepares to record two live interviews the leaders of the...More

Charlie McCarthyism

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"This is an administration that seems bound and determine to violate every single one of our bill of rights. I don’t know that they have yet violated the Third Amendment, but I expect them to start quartering soldiers in peoples’...More

Possible bumper stickers for Ted Cruz

White House petition to prosecute the #47traitors stalls at 318,362 e-signatures. HELP !!

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We can do the Lords work on this one, reaching out to our email and twitter buds. Ask for their signatures. It's now easy as all they need to do is provide ID at the signing page. GO HERE Here's...More

No, Fox (not) News, Just Plain NO on Your Wisconsin John Doe Propaganda

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Kelly Rindfleisch , former top aide to current Wisconsin Apocalypse Bringer Scott Walker, has pretty much worn out the appeals process on her conviction for Misconduct in Office (campaign work done in a Milwaukee County office on taxpayer time). Now,...More

UT-Sen: Even Mike Lee (R) Won't Endorse Ted Cruz (R. TX) For President

Womp womp : http://talkingpointsmemo.com/... Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) opted against endorsing Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), a close conservative ally, for president after Cruz announced his candidacy on Monday. In response to Cruz unveiling his campaign, Lee issued a statement which...More

IN-Sen: Dan Coats (R) Will Not Seek Re-Election

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This isn't that surprising: http://indypolitics.org/... U.S. Senator Dan Coats has just informed Indy Politics that he will NOT run for another term in the U.S. Senate. Coats said he deliberated for months before making his decision. He says he informed...More

Ted Cruz could be President in Bizarro World!

Ole John knows something about temper tantrums!

Reasonable Accommodation: The Supreme Court Case That Will Decide Whether Or Not Mentally Ill Lives Matter

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There are no surer guarantors of the extraordinary than a story which is prefaced by a explanation of how ordinary things had seemed in its beginning. Ask survivors of the attacks on the World Trade Center or Pearl Harbor to...More

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