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Tension Rises In Israel Amid International Talks Of Military Intervension In Syria
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Demonstrators Gather In Houston To Protest Syria Action

Protestors take to streets in Houston to oppose US Syria action

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Occupy Wall Street Is Generation Y’s Woodstock

I've never been much on protests of the 60's hippie type, but a public gathering of people who've just had all they can take is healthy from time to time. I firmly believe that the First Amendment and the Second Amendment are the ones that give the other eight and, in fact, the entire

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Westboro Baptist Church
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Hypocrites: The Westboro Baptist Church to Protest Steve Jobs’ Funeral While Using iPhone

Normally we ignore the pigs at the Westboro Baptist Church, since their protests at funerals are just lame publicity stunts.  But this time we can all laugh in their hypocritical faces.

After Steve Jobs passed away on Wednesday, a tweet was posted by Margie Phelps, one of the leaders of the church.  Her father is Fred Phelps, the group's leader.

Margie announced that, quote, "Westboro will picket funeral.  He had a huge platform, gave God no glory and taught sin."

And now, for the irony . . . underneath her tweet, it shows that she posted it using TWITTER FOR iPHONE.

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David Ramos/Getty Images
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Angry Citizens Wear Diapers in Spanish Protests [VIDEO]

Wearing adult-sized diapers may be a strange way to voice your disapproval, but the infant-inspired getup will definitely get you noticed.

At least it did for a group in Valencia, Spain who continue raising their voices against social spending cuts and austerity measures put in place by the government there.

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(Photo by Mark Renders/Getty Images)
(Photo by Mark Renders/Getty Images)
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Democracy Spreading In Middle East, North Africa?

Uprisings are everywhere it seems; Egypt, Libya, Yemen, Bahrain, Iran, even Saudi Arabia.  Is democracy going to gain a foothold in the region?  It could happen.  I could also win the lottery tonight

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Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas meets for talks with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak
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Middle east violence heats up

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