Articles by: Curtis F

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Virginia’s Governor Just Outlawed Adoption Discrimination For Same-Sex Couples

It’s been an awesome week for the LGBT community and straight individuals who think that the Equal Protection Clause of the U.S. Constitution should actually mean something.

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Porn Website Is Planting Trees In Return For You Watching Their Videos (VIDEO)

Porn Website Is Planting Trees In Return For You Watching Their Videos (VIDEO)

The term ‘got wood’ takes on a whole new meaning with Pornhub’s latest promotion – for watching their videos, they will plant trees to save the environment.

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Happy clowns.

Racists Erupt on Facebook After CNN Tells the Story of Genocide Survivors (IMAGES)

CNN posts a story about genocide survivors in Africa forming their own extended families. Racists on Facebook come out in full force.

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Nah, this wasn't that bad. We fed them, didn't we?!

“Patriot” Rancher Cliven Bundy Says “Negroes” Were More Free During Slavery

Right-Wing darling Cliven Bundy has now made statements that suggest that the US would be better if the ‘Negroes’ were still slaves.

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Professional Wrestler Steve Austin Goes ‘Stone Cold’ On Homophobia (AUDIO)

Stone Cold Steve Austin never was one to mince words.

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Boy Scouts Shut Down Two Troops Over Acceptance of LGBT Leader

Boy Scouts Shut Down Two Troops Over Acceptance of LGBT Leader

The Boy Scouts of America shut down two troops when a church refused to fire a gay Boy Scout leader over his sexual orientation.

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The Georgia GOP just passed numerous laws which could sicken you, but it's the one they didn't pass that will break your heart. Image: Hope for Haleigh

Georgia GOP Gives State’s Children The Ultimate ‘Screw You’

The Georgia GOP just passed numerous laws which could sicken you, but it’s the one they didn’t pass that will break your heart.

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WATCH: Florida Man Claims Ku Klux Klan Flag And Noose Aren’t About Hate

WATCH: Florida Man Claims Ku Klux Klan Flag And Noose Aren’t About Hate

A Florida man claims the Confederate flag, Ku Klux Klan flag, and noose outside of his home are not about hate. You’ve got to see it to believe it.

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Photo of Link with his Master Sword and Zelda screen captured from "Legend of Zelda Rap" video by SMOSH!

The Greatest Case of Stand Your Ground That You’ll Ever See

What happens when a jilted lover, a ‘Zelda’ fan, and Link’s Master Sword meet up in the state of Texas? The most hilarious ‘stand your ground’ case ever.

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Republican Governor’s Idea To Lower Medical Costs: Stop Emergency Care

Republican Governor’s Idea To Lower Medical Costs: Stop Emergency Care

A Republican governor decided that the best way to stop hospital closures wasn’t to expand Medicaid, but to restrict emergency care access.

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A Republican politician in Georgia has introduced a bill that will allow convicted sex offenders to hang out at playgrounds and schools. Image: Screen shot

Republican Politician Introduces Bill to Allow Sex Offenders at Schools And Playgrounds

A Republican politician has introduced a bill that will allow convicted sex offenders to hang out at playgrounds and schools. Not an Onion article.***

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Mug shots from CBS Atlanta. Photo of Lego terrorists ("Best Lockland Militia) cc 2009 Kobi Kobayashi via Flickr.

Another “Patriot” Terrorist Plot Results in Multiple Arrests

Three ‘Patriots’ have been arrested for planning mass murder in a right-wing terrorist plot, and why you should be more scared of that than radical Islam.

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Here’s What Happens in Florida When A Black Man Stands His Ground

A Black man who just served two tours in the Middle East was attacked at a Florida bar. You’ll be amazed what happens when he invoked ‘Stand Your Ground.’

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Vote photo cc 2008 Theresa Thomson via Flickr.

WATCH: Get Out The Vote – Let’s Make Election Day A National Holiday

A petition on WhiteHouse.gov that seeks to make election day a national holiday is gaining traction and trying to ensure that everyone gets to vote.

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Photo screen-captured from the Coca-Cola Super Bowl ad.

Another Super Bowl Ad Shows Us How Ignorant Americans Can Be (VIDEOS)

A Coca-Cola Super Bowl Ad portraying people of different nationalities singing ‘America the Beautiful’ in their languages makes bigots everywhere go nuts.

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OK Lawmaker Would Ban All Marriage To Prevent Gay Marriage

An Oklahoma state representative is ready to outlaw all marriages in an effort to stop marriage equality from becoming a reality. What a bigot.

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GA State Senator Handcuffed, Arrested, And Jailed For Protesting GOP War On Poor (VIDEO)

The Moral Monday movement is spreading throughout the South. A state senator and nine others were arrested and jailed at the latest rally in Atlanta, GA.

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Fox News Math Fail: 137% Of Likely NJ Voters Weigh In On Gov. Christie’s GWB Scandal (INFOGRAPHIC)

Fox News Math Fail: 137% Of Likely NJ Voters Weigh In On Gov. Christie’s GWB Scandal (INFOGRAPHIC)

To prove they’re not biased and dumbed-down, Fox News investigates NJ Gov. Christie and shows an infographic with some VERY interesting poll numbers.

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Republican Sheriff candidate, David Counceller, also known as a "good guy with a gun", accidentally proves that all gun purchasers need training courses. Image: Akban

Pro-Gun Republican Police Chief Accidentally Shoots Himself… Again

Republican Sheriff candidate, David Counceller, also known as a “good guy with a gun”, accidentally proves that all gun purchasers need training courses.

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Sarah Palin’s Way To Remember MLK Jr.? Stop Talking About Racism (VIDEO)

Sarah Palin commemorates Martin Luther King Jr. by pretending racism doesn’t exist, and telling the president he should never mention it.

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