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  1. Most Evangelicals Believe Natural Disasters Are The Apocalypse, Not Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ThinkProgress

    Poll results released by the Public Religion Research Institute on Friday showed that sixty-nine percent of Americans believe there is solid evidence that Earth's temperatures are increasing. This is good news, as so far this year has been the hottest ever recorded , despite the recent chill covering the United States.

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  2. Massachusetts town tobacco ban gets snuffed outRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    Westminster's board of health voted 2 to 1 to drop the proposal to ban the sale of all tobacco products within the city limits. Local businesses opposed the ban that would have made the sale any tobacco or nicotine product that could be "smoked, chewed, absorbed, dissolved, inhaled, snorted, sniffed, or ingested by any other means," illegal.

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  3. Attention Los Angeles KossacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    When I planned today's meetup, I had no idea there was a game at the Rose Bowl today . But Otoelbc just told me that UCLA and USC are playing there and that we all need to allow lots of extra time to get to the Luggage Room.

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  4. Appealing to our Better Angels: Fundraising for TiaRachelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    Community. We talk about Community a lot on DailyKos, not as a function of getting out the message, but as a way to define who we are, as people.

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  5. Turning Cops Into Revenue Producers $$$Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    Of the various functions that a municipal government performs operating a police force is one of the most basic. Municipalities derive their police powers from the state government which issues their charter.

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  6. We won! The final tally for Climate Hawks Vote's 2014 races.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    The final tally for Climate Hawks Vote in 2014: we endorsed in 17 elections, including 3 primaries and 14 general election races; we won 11 and lost 6. No matter what, I'm proud of all of our endorsed climate hawk candidates. No regrets.

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  7. Blacksphere's Kevin Jackson Calls Sharpton A Race PimperRead the original story

    Yesterday | Crooks and Liars

    Kevin Jackson of the Blacksphere says there is no in-between for the left and the Grand Jury findings don't matter to liberals who don't know their place. Fox and Friends couldn't be happier with the situation brewing in Ferguson, Missouri.

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  8. Jim Webb for President, The Pros and ConsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Irregular Times

    It is a time of fear in the face of freedom, a time of an emptying country and swelling cities, a time for the widening of previous roads and the opening of new paths, yet a time when these paths are mined by knowing algorithms of the all-seeing eye. It is the time of the warrior's peace and the miser's charity, when the planting of a seed is an act of conscientious objection.

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  9. Is Texas Really Going to Kill a Schizophrenic Prisoner?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Burnt Orange Report

    On Wednesday, Texas district judge Keith Williams declined to postpone the execution of diagnosed three-decade schizophrenic Scott Panetti set for December 3rd for a mental competency hearing. At the 1995 capital murder trial, Panetti insisted on acting as his own attorney, dressed in a cowboy costume, and tried to call the Pope, Jesus, and John F. Kennedy to the stand as witnesses.

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  10. Actor Woody Harrelson Is a Self-Proclaimed AnarchistRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Truthdig

    In a recent interview with USA Today, the 53-year-old "Hunger Games" star explained his somewhat surprising thoughts on government. "I'm an anarchist.

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  11. The Best of November's Green Energy Good News StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Truthdig

    While the government may well initially deploy coal in a kind of 'all of the above' strategy, the fact is that solar photovoltaic electricity generation is already cheaper than that from imported coal . And the price of solar panels in India is dropping.

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  12. Green Revolution Trebles Human Burden on PlanetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Truthdig

    Researchers in the US believe they now know why global warming has begun to announce itself both in annual rises in temperature and in the seasonal records of carbon dioxide in the northern hemisphere - the same seasonal variation in atmospheric chemistry that also contains within it the signature of the Green Revolution and the 20th-century population explosion. And it's all because the natural swing from high carbon dioxide levels to low each year has become more dramatic in the last 50 years.

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  13. CDC: Most Excessive Drinkers Not AlcoholicsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Drudge Retort

    Drinking excessively can cause serious health risks and is responsible for an average of 88,000 deaths every year. But the vast majority of such excessive drinkers are not alcoholics, according to new government data.

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  14. How ACA Fuels Corporatization of American Health CareRead the original story

    Yesterday | Common Dreams

    A new Harvard study has found that Americans' trust in the medical profession has dropped dramatically in recent years and lags behind that in many other wealthy countries. At the same time, doctors are becoming increasingly unhappy with our profession.

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  15. Popcorn TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crooks and Liars

    Thanksgiving is just around the corner and people are starting the hustle and bustle of planning and preparing for their Turkey Day feast. In case the gentle reader is bored of the same old routine, here is a recipe for turkey that I've been sharing ever since I was a newbie blogger: When I found this recipe, I thought it was perfect for people like me, who just are not sure how to tell when poultry is thoroughly cooked, but not dried out.

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  16. Why I Am in JailRead the original story

    Yesterday | Common Dreams

    Sandra Steingraber wrote this letter for EcoWatch from the Chemung County Jail this morning to share with our readers and beyond. Breakfast in the Chemung County Jail is served at 5 a.m. This morning-Friday, November 21, 2014-it was Cheerios and milk plus two slaps of universally-despised "breakfast cake."

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  17. Down With Sustainable Development! Long Live Convivial DegrowthRead the original story

    Yesterday | Common Dreams

    Demonstration at the end of the Fourth International Conference on Degrowth in the German city of Leipzig from September 2-6, 2014. For anyone who recently attended the Fourth International Conference on Degrowth in Leipzig, Germany, listening in on conference talk, surrounded by the ecologically savvy, one quickly noticed that no one was singing the praises of sustainable development.

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  18. BattlegroundTexas.com's "Game On" challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    My question for us, here, pre-Thanksgiving, is whether we want to send some of our hopes and dreams their way during these earliest days of the 2016 election. Personally I have a lot of love for this group because their work has been SOOO grass-roots.

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  19. Jaxon's NecklaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    Jaxon is a cat, a female, to be exact. Don't let the name fool you. When she first came into our lives she was so tiny that we could not tell if she was male or female.

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  20. I will remember this my whole life longRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    I was in second grade at Limerick Avenue Elementary School in Canoga Park, California . It was a sunny day; we were all outside playing in the free time following lunch.

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