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This Is Why The Supreme Court Is Going To Rule In Favor Of Marriage Equality

This Is Why The Supreme Court Is Going To Rule In Favor Of Marriage Equality

Usually, we can rely on the conservative wing of the Supreme Court to go against the best interests of the American public but now, they really don’t have a choice.

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3 Massive Issues That Prove The GOP Is Under Heavy Neo-Confederate Influence

We know the GOP is the party of the South, but are they also, really, the party of the neo-Confederates?

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Scott Walker Quietly Shoving Anti-Union Laws Down Wisconsin’s Throat

Wisconsin is the birthplace of American unions, and Scott Walker is about to kill that proud history.

HILARIOUS – Stephen Colbert Appears On ‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ (VIDEO)

HILARIOUS – Stephen Colbert Appears On ‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ (VIDEO)

After watching his versatility, there should be no question that Stephen Colbert will be a fantastic addition to late night TV.

The Most Racist Things We All Grew Up With (VIDEOS)

The Most Racist Things We All Grew Up With (VIDEOS)

You’ll never see your childhood the same again.

Neo-Nazis Threaten To Murder Professor After Fox Hypes ‘Antiwhite’ College Class

Neo-Nazis Threaten To Murder Professor After Fox Hypes ‘Antiwhite’ College Class

Fox News, Neo-Nazis and Republicans are all outraged about this college course for the exact same reason. That should tell you EVERYTHING you need to know about conservatism.

Forgiving Student Loans Is Adding Billions To The Deficit And It’s Worth Every Penny

Forgiving Student Loans Is Adding Billions To The Deficit And It’s Worth Every Penny

We’re collectively investing in our future and that’s going to piss off some very powerful people.

That Time Jon Stewart Destroyed Tucker Carlson And Got A Show Cancelled (VIDEO)

That Time Jon Stewart Destroyed Tucker Carlson And Got A Show Cancelled (VIDEO)

This got VERY personal and on this day, Jon Stewart became our unofficial media watchdog.

Gay Or Straight, These Gay Seniors Will Make You See Life Differently (VIDEO)

Gay Or Straight, These Gay Seniors Will Make You See Life Differently (VIDEO)

These seniors have long realized that being gay is a gift. This video is a gift.

Study: Conservatives Are Shallow Bigots, Liberals Are The Exact Opposite

Study: Conservatives Are Shallow Bigots, Liberals Are The Exact Opposite

Where and how you choose to live says a lot about what kind of person you are. Unfortunately for conservatives, it doesn’t say anything nice.

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A Booth Saves A Lincoln, A Booth Assassinates A Lincoln, And Then There’s The Ford Family

Three families, the Lincolns, the Booths, and the Fords, crossed paths, altering each other’s destinies forever. Was it fate?

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We Execute A Black Child, Whitewash The Facts, And Now Clearing His Name Is A Long Shot (VIDEO)

There are no real winners in this story.

This model shows us beauty from every decade since 1900.

See How The Standard Of Western Beauty Has Changed Over The Years In Just One Minute (VIDEO)

Watch in a minute as a model is transformed into examples of beauty from every decade since 1900.

You’ve Never Seen Over 11,000 People Killed By Guns Like This (VIDEO)

You’ve Never Seen Over 11,000 People Killed By Guns Like This (VIDEO)

If this doesn’t make you stop and think, what will?

One Of Hollywood’s Most Masculine Men Is Feminism’s New Best Friend (VIDEO)

One Of Hollywood’s Most Masculine Men Is Feminism’s New Best Friend (VIDEO)

I am seriously crushing on Terry Crews right now.

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98 Year Old Seeks To Overturn McCarthy Era Conviction-“I Don’t Like That I Am A Convicted Felon”

This is a story that movies are based upon–spies, the Soviet Union, secrets and espionage. Only no Hollywood movie was made about Miriam Moskowitz, her married lover, Abraham Brothman or Soviet spy, Harry Gold.

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The Coolest Find Ever – Barack Obama On PBS’ ‘Check Please’ In 2001 (VIDEO)

Imagine the stories that these folks now have to tell.

by Wendy Gittleson· · Historical Information
The Christmas tree is one of many pagan traditions which have been adopted by Christians. No big deal, we're happy to share.

Clueless Kirk Cameron Says That Pagans ‘Stole’ Christmas, Ignores Actual History… Again

With a movie he produced about his favorite holiday opening on Friday, Kirk Cameron is hitting the (mostly Christian) talk circuit to plug it. “Saving Christmas” is, according to him, going to save Christmas while pissing off atheists. But why stop with atheists when you can piss off the Pagans, […]

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Harvard Students Take 1964 Literacy Test Black Voters Had To Pass Before Voting — They All Failed

What happened when a group of Harvard students took the 1964 Louisiana Literacy Test that was designed to keep black people from voting? They all failed.

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Poll: Liberal Parents Focus On Creativity, Tolerance; Conservatives On Obedience, Religion

A new poll found that liberal parents put a much greater emphasis on teaching their children to be creative and tolerant towards others, while conservative ones focus on ensuring children are obedient and religious.

by Jameson Parker· · Historical Information, News