December 13, 2013

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Jon Stewart Demolishes 'War on Christmas,' White Santa

Filed by John M. Becker | December 13, 2013 | 5:30 PM | comments

The folks at Fox News are again trying desperately to make the "War on Christmas" happen, which is perfect fodder for Jon Stewart.Read More


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Bob Newhart Headlining Anti-Gay Catholic Conference

Filed by John M. Becker | December 13, 2013 | 4:00 PM | comments

Say it ain't so.Read More


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The Most Moving Tribute to Nelson Mandela

Filed by Bil Browning | December 13, 2013 | 2:30 PM | comments

You might be surprised, but the most moving tribute to Nelson Mandela's life comes from an unexpected source - a department store flashmob.Read More


Obama Admin. Announces Progress On Military Benefits, College Loans

Filed by John M. Becker | December 13, 2013 | 2:00 PM | comments

The Obama administration announced progress today on equal benefits for same-sex couples in the National Guard and federal student aid applications.Read More


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Outrage in India Over Resurrected Sodomy Ban

Filed by John M. Becker | December 13, 2013 | 12:30 PM | comments

By stripping basic rights from India's LGBT community, the Supreme Court may have awakened a sleeping giant.Read More


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How the Right Missed the Point at Mandela's Memorial

Filed by Terrance Heath | December 13, 2013 | 11:00 AM | comments

While conservatives obsessed over "selfies," handshakes, and pseudo-symbolic statements, President Obama honored the legacy of Nelson Mandela, and underscored how relevant and urgently needed it is today.Read More


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Vladimir Putin Robustly Defends 'Gay Propaganda' Ban

Filed by John M. Becker | December 13, 2013 | 9:00 AM | comments

"And it is absolutely objective and understandable for a country like Russia... [to defend itself against] the so-called 'tolerance,' sexless and barren."Read More