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  1. Respectfully, Mr. President, If You Pull My Other Leg It Plays Jingle Bells . . .Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    About the TPP Sir . . . if you are so proud of this piece of legislation why is it secreted from the American Public and why are you Fast-Tracking it ? Americans may seem unsophisticated and unaware, but actually we are just busy trying to survive the carnage of our tax dollars, the savaging of our financial system and the shipping of our jobs over seas.

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  2. LaTisha McBurgerflipper and The Minimum WageRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Anyone who has had the pleasure of receiving right wing viral emails has likely seen this screed or a closely related version of it: For those fast food employees striking for $15 an hour, let's do some math. At $15 an hour Johnny Fry-Boy would make $31,200 annually.

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  3. The one word Martin O'Malley said that makes me think I might vote for himRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Juvenile. In an interview with NPR, O'Malley was asked whether failing to sign a Pacific trade pact would leave a power vacuum that the Chinese could exploit to boost their dominance in the region: I've heard also that the speaking point, rather that we need to write these trade rules, otherwise the Chinese will, which is kind of juvenile way to look at the world.

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  4. Smoking Gun: Prosecutor Anita Alvarez deliberately undercharged officer who killed Rekia BoydRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    On this past Monday, Judge Dennis Porter made a decision that shocked lovers of justice across the nation. Presiding over the case against Chicago Police Officer Dante Servin, who shot and killed Rekia Boyd three years ago, Judge Porter dismissed all of the charges against Officer Servin.

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  5. Stage collapses during high school performance in IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    A scary accident at Westfield High School in Indiana last night as students were performing-jumping and singing at the front of the stage-when there was a sudden collapse: School doors opened Friday morning to welcome pupils still shocked by a stage collapse that injured 17 students during a spring musical. Relieved officials told reporters that all the injuries appeared to be minor including to one student who had been listed as critical.

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  6. The Media's "Clinton Rules"Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    It appears that the "exclusive" ratfking arrangement entered into by The New York Times and Washington Post has brought us all back to the Mena Airport again, and that it has done so by strict application of the Clinton Rules, first devised in the mid-1990's, as the nation's elite political press turned laundering oppo research into a smoothly running machine. The very first Clinton Rule, established by most of the original reporting into the Whitewater non-scandal, is that if you can blow enough smoke, you can say there's fire.

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  7. Out of the Icebox: A Founding X-Man is Revealed to be GayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    For years, both fans and writers have been seeing the X-MEN as a metaphor for being gay. Perhaps the best-known bit was from the second X-Men movie in which Bobby Drake, admits to his family that he is a mutant, and his concerned but clueless parents ask, "Have you tried NOT being a mutant?" This week's big news in the world of comics is the revelation that Bobby is gay, too.

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  8. Jeb Bush does the Paleo diet - so now it's a good thing?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    In what may be the the most absurd example of It's OK if you are Republican the New York Times has a front page article . On how great, great, great Jeb Bush's Paleo diet is.

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  9. Netroots Radio Presents The After Show with Wink & Justice: "Angle of Repose Friday"Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    It's "Angle of Repose Friday" on The After Show You know, the angle in which a granular substance stays in place on a slope. Makes sense to us.

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  10. Taking Care of OthersRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    One does not have to be formally educated. If you help someone, no one will take away all your shiney little things.

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  11. Riding his bike & talking on the phone, Dontrell Stephens shot 4 times in the back by Florida policeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    This is a national epidemic . In cities and states all across America, police are using lethal force on unarmed men and women.

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  12. PETA loses bid for vegan pizzaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Something on the lighter side for a Friday: People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, the nice folks who brought you bunny-free cosmetics, ran up against People Eating Tasty Animals at the Domino's shareholders meeting in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Detroit Free Press reported that PETA, which owns 39 shares of Domino's, presented a resolution to add vegan cheese and meat to the available toppings.

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  13. Museums 101: Mustang ConvertiblesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    The Ford Mustang has been in continuous production for 50 years. A special display at the LeMay-America's Car Museum in Tacoma, Washington honors the creativity, innovation, and hard work of the Mustang.

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  14. Rana Plaza: Two Years Later, Remembering 1,138 Deaths Caused By Greed & The Glorious "Free Market"Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Two years ago, Rana Plaza collapsed in Bangladesh, killing 1,138 garment workers and injuring 2,400 others; many of the injured live today with physical problems that make it hard for them to work, not to mention the grief many of them live with because of loved ones killed in the disaster. This was murder, plain and simple.

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  15. Cartoon: Death & Destruction, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Now that the defense industry in the United States has taken a bit of a budgeting hit at home, they're getting more aggressive overseas . Defense contractors are opening satellite offices and selling arms as fast as they can into the chaos of the Middle East.

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  16. Mojo Friday - White House Video Series - EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    As many of you know my regular gig here at DKos, when I'm not filling in for TexDem, is a monthly diary showcasing the photographs taken by they White House Photography staff . For this weeks Mojo Diary I thought I'd feature some of the videos that the White House staff put together.

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  17. Connect! Unite! Act! Dallas, KC, Roanoke, Bisbee & NYC Meet-up Info - Got Self-Help?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    A daily series, Connect! Unite! Act! seeks to create face-to-face networks in each congressional district. Groups regularly socialize but also get out the vote, support candidates and engage in other local political actions that help our progressive movement grow and exert influence on the powers-that-be.

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  18. Have The Feds Figured Out How To Convince More Red States To Expand Medicaid?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    A contentious political fight in Florida over the future of Medicaid expansion - the optional Obamacare policy that seeks to extend health coverage to additional low-income Americans - could signal a path forward for federal officials who have been trying for years to convince stubborn anti-Obamacare lawmakers to move forward in this area. Because GOP-controlled states have resisted expanding their Medicaid programs, the effects of health reform have been uneven .

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  19. A 'Path To Yes' On Trade, But Paul Ryan Blocks ItRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan questions Congressional Budget Office Director Douglas Elmendorf during a hearing on Capitol Hill on February 5, 2015. The "fast track" trade bill introduced last week by Sens. Orrin Hatch and Ron Wyden has a number of problems.

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  20. The Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Death of the RepublicRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    "The United States shall guarantee to every State in this Union a Republican Form of Government ." -Article IV, Section 4, US Constitution A republican form of government is one in which power resides in elected officials representing the citizens, and government leaders exercise power according to the rule of law.

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