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Here are 6 of the most horrifying examples of the Duggars’ homophobia

After Josh Duggar’s resignation from the conservative Family Research Council (FRC) on Thursday and admission that he did indeed molest underage girls — including his sisters — while he was a teenager, critics were not just calling for the cancellation of his family’s reality show; they were highlighting the apparent hypocrisy between his actions and his family’s repeated attempts to paint same-sex marriage and homosexuality itself as moral failings.
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A lot of Republicans who want to be president got their picture taken with a child molester

The Republican Party is currently firming up plans for their 2016 Presidential debates; attempting to figure out how to fit possibly 70 candidates onto one stage in a way that it doesn’t make them look like a gospel choir — only all white.
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Republicans may again thwart Obamacare-hating conservative’s efforts to save eyesight

An Obamacare-hating South Carolina conservative may yet find his efforts to save his eyesight foiled again by the Republicans he has supported.
Josh Duggar (Screen capture)

Josh Duggar quits anti-LGBT religious group as demand grows for family’s TLC show cancellation

Reality star and conservative activist Josh Duggar has resigned from his position at the Family Research Council amid allegations that he molested underage girls as a teenager,
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‘We don’t give a sh*t about this or any of you': Chris Christie lays into reporters at ‘off-the-clock’ roast

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie struck back at the press with gusto during a roast organized by a journalists’ group on Wednesday, Bloomberg Politics reported.
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush speaks during the Wall Street Journal CEO Council in Washington, DC on Dec. 1, 2014. Photo by Jim Watson for Agence France-Presse.

Jeb Bush: People who believe in man-made climate change are ‘really arrogant’

Bush delved into climate politics during a campaign-style house party in New Hampshire at which he took questions from voters on his viewpoints as he considers whether to seek the Republican presidential nomination in 2016.
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Texas might finally undo its strict regulations on African hair braiding

“As soon as I opened up the shop, wow, the red tape was wrapped around my hands,” she said. “Seven cops came in, in front of my clients, and arrested me and took me to jail like a common criminal. The crime was braiding without a cosmetology license.”
Makaila Ragan counter-protests two anti-LGBT demonstrators in Tillamook, Oregon (Facebook)

‘I love gays': See how this Oregon teen turned the tables on some hateful anti-LGBT protesters

Makaila Ragan grew fed up with two men carrying signs condemning homosexuality and shouting insults at passersby Tuesday outside the optometrist’s office where her mother works.
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Florida artist announces plan to burn Confederate ‘flag of terror’ on Memorial Day

"The flag is almost too toxic to handle, and for those who do, I'm suspicious of their engagement," John Sims said. "Are you in denial?"