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Donald Trump’s new hotel is being built by immigrants who think he’s an a**hole

Real estate mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump has angered the Spanish-speaking world by saying Mexican migrants are drug runners and rapists. But that hasn’t stopped him from profiting off their labor.
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Author pens hilarious erotic novella featuring Kirk Cameron and evolutionary-advanced ‘Crocoduck’

A fan of both erotic novels and child TV star turned evangelist Kirk Cameron’s has penned a speculative novella about Cameron engaging in inter-species sexual acts.
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Dick Cheney should — and eventually will — be tried as a war criminal: former International Court judge

Thomas Buergenthal, who served as a judge at the International Court of Justice for the first 10 years of this century, said he believes the former U.S. vice president could be brought before the International Criminal Court.
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‘I won’t be a slave to the party:’ Iowa Republican defends his Confederate float at Fourth of July parade

Iowa Republicans are distancing themselves from the Marion County GOP’s Fourth of July float, which was pulled through the streets of Pella and Pleasantville by a truck flying three Confederate flags.
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Alabama lawyer slits family dog’s throat and tells ex-wife ‘your day is coming girl’

The former Alabama attorney told the court that he was addicted to Adderall when he killed the dog, Rufus.
Elisabeth Hasselbeck interviews Elizabeth Baptist Church Pastor Rit Varriale (Fox News)

Plot twist: Elisabeth Hasselbeck scolds anti-gay pastor for flying Christian flag above American flag

"I’m not sure God needs a flag."
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Tea Party historian says Bible commands humans to work until death: ‘God did not design us for retirement’

David Barton, a Tea Party activist and Oral Roberts University-educated historian who promotes the idea that the United States was founded by evangelical Christians, told a religious right broadcaster that God opposed retirement.
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Slavery’s legacy persists: White private school enrollment higher in counties where there were more slaves

None of us alive today had any direct involvement in slavery in America, but we continue to be affected by its legacy and could even be perpetuating it in subtle, everyday ways. One of the ways the legacy of slavery manifests is through the school system.
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Whitewash: New Texas history books will downplay slavery, omit KKK and Jim Crow

Social studies books for Texas public schools will minimize the importance of slavery in the Civil War and omit any mention of both Jim Crow laws and the Ku Klux Klan.