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Family Members of Idaho Woman Killed By Toddler Say She Was Acting Responsibly (VIDEO)

December 31, 2014

As we reported yesterday, young mother Veronica Rutledge was fatally shot by her 2 year old son inside an Idaho Wal-Mart. It was a terrible, tragic, improbable event that was entirely preventable. But at least two family members claim that…

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Transgender Teen’s Suicide Note Circles Globe Pleading, “Fix Society. Please.”

December 31, 2014

Transgender teen Leelah Alcorn died Sunday morning, just before 2:30 A.M. She jumped in front of a tractor-trailer on Interstate 71 outside of Cincinnati, Ohio. At first, Leelah’s death appeared to be an accident. But then a suicide note emerged…

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Texas Empowering Predatory Lenders: Pay $1K On a $250 Loan or Go To Jail

December 31, 2014

Pay $1000 on a $250 loan or go to jail? That’s not a story line from a novel by Charles Dickens, it’s a harsh reality in present day Texas for Mrs. Jones, a 71-year-old Texas woman. Flaunting state and federal…

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Thanks Obama! For The First Time Since Great Recession, Americans Optimistic About Economy

December 31, 2014

For the first time since the Great Recession, which occurred at the tail end of the disastrous George W. Bush 8 year reign of terror, more Americans are optimistic than pessimistic about the state of the economy, according to a…

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GOP’s Tone Deaf Response to Scalise-KKK Connection: #WhiteSupremacismDoesn’tMatter

December 30, 2014

The Republican Party’s response to revelations that Republican House Majority Whip Steve Scalise addressed a Ku Klux Klan group in 2002, has been to qualify them and show support for Scalise. This is gobsmackingly tone-deaf, even for the GOP. Scalise…

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Two-Year-Old Grabs Loaded Gun, Fatally Shoots Mother In Wal-Mart (VIDEO)

December 30, 2014

In yet another casualty of America’s gun culture, a mother lost her life in the most tragic way at an Idaho Wal-Mart on Tuesday when her 2- year- old son grabbed a handgun out of her purse and pulled the…

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HA! Fox News Falls For Satire Of Obama Banning Doughnut Sprinkles (VIDEO)

December 30, 2014

It’s often been said that instead of being a reputable source for news, Fox News instead comes closer to emulating a televised version of The Onion, the well-known satire news source. Fox more than lived up to that billing on…

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Thug GOP Congressman Michael Grimm To Resign After Pleading Guilty To Felony

December 30, 2014

Thug Congressman Michael Grimes of New York has lied, cheated, threatened, bullied — but after a talk with GOP leader John Boehner, he has to resign.

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“Selectively Enforced” Chicago Curfew Used to Prosecute Occupy Protestors Ruled Constitutional

December 30, 2014

In the 2002 dystopian film Minority Report, a police unit’s mission is to prevent crime by using psychic predictions of future criminal behavior. Fast forward to Chicago, in 2011, when police arrested nearly 100 Occupy protesters in Grant Park because…

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GOP House Leader Scalise Admits Ties To White Supremacist Group (VIDEO)

December 30, 2014

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) had a little bit of ‘splaining to do after it was revealed that he once addressed and courted a known white supremacist group founded by notorious former KKK leader David Duke. Scalise was a…

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