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‘I’m pro f*ck-in’: Cenk Uygur mocks GOP’s shrill response to Hobby Lobby joke

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Young Turks hosts Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian ripped Republicans on Tuesday for their overreaction to Guardian columnist Jessica Valenti’s online joke about a “f*ck-in” protest at Hobby Lobby stores.

“Who wants to be in a party that’s anti f*ck-ins?” Uygur asked sarcastically. “I’m pro f*ck-in. If you can do it, have at it, hoss. That sounds like fun. See, now you can go ahead and get angry at me.”

Kasparian explained that conservatives began hurling insults at Valenti following her post about organizing a “safe-sex f*ck-in” at the stores to protest the Supreme Court ruling allowing the company to opt out of having to pay for some types of reproductive health products from its employees.

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In response, Kasparian said, detractors went from assuming Valenti was making the suggestion with a straight face to condemning her for joking about the issue. She also said that some conservative women’s hypocritically take “anti-sex” stances in public while portraying liberal women as being sex-crazed.

“The notion that all liberals are going around having random casual sex with everyone is absolutely ridiculous,” Kasparian argued. “But that’s the way that they paint the picture. That’s the way that they make liberal women look like, and I know so many conservative women that are much more liberal in their sex lives than liberal women are.”

Watch Kasparian and Uygur’s commentary, as posted online on Tuesday, below.

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Trump leveled by retired general for making Iran war decisions based on advice from Fox News hosts

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During a panel discussion on the increased tensions between the U.S. and Iran after a drone was shot down by the Middle Eastern country in international airspace, a retired general claimed he was worried about Donald Trump's response based upon who it appears the president listens to when it comes to advice.

Speaking with host John Berman, retired Lt. General Mark Hertling warned that the shootdown was a dangerous provocation.

"It's huge, John," Hertling explained. "You can go all the way from backing down completely to a full-scale war -- that's what's dangerous about this situation."

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CNN panelist stumps host with Trump logic: ‘You can statistically say anything but I don’t see it’

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A Trump supporter on Thursday brushed off statistics showing that hate crimes have been rising since President Donald Trump's election by claiming that he has not personally seen any additional hate crimes.

During a CNN voter panel, host Alisyn Camerota quoted from official statistics showing a significant increase in hate crimes committed since Trump's upset victory in 2016.

Trump supporter Darrell Wimbley, however, wasn't buying it and he cited his own personal experiences to prove his point.

"You can say that, but I truly don't believe it because I don't see it," he said. "I can statistically say anything but I don't see it."

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Andrew McCabe rains hell on ‘insanely stupid’ Trump in epic rant before calling for impeachment hearings

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Appearing on CNN's "New Day" on Thursday morning, former acting FBI director Andrew McCabe unleashed hell on President Donald Trump for launching yet another unprovoked attack on him, saying the president says lots of "stupid things."

On Wednesday evening, the president smeared McCabe, with Trump calling him "terrible" and saying he couldn't do anything -- including go to the bathroom -- without former FBI Director James Comey's permission.

Given a chance to respond by CNN's John Berman, McCabe didn't hold back.

"You know, I've been listening to the president say insanely stupid things for years now about me personally, about my organization, and about the investigation, we undertook to find out if the president posed a threat to national security," McCabe began. "I won't get down in the weeds with the president and exchange insults on Twitter or TV or anywhere else, but the question we should be asking is: why do we have a president who feels necessary to attack individuals? Individuals -- private citizens, individuals who serve in our government -- to attack personally when he's scared of the truth that they have to offer."

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