Posts from February 6, 2013

Boy Scouts Release Statement on Gay Ban Vote Delay

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The Boy Scouts released this statement on the gay ban vote, which has been postponed until May: For 103 years, the Boy Scouts of America has been a part of the fabric of this nation, providing it's youth program of character development and value…

Post Office to End Saturday Delivery of First Class Mail

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The U.S. Postal Service is cutting services, including Saturday delivery, CBS News reports: After losing $16 billion last year, the postmaster general will make announce Wednesday that the Postal Service intends to halt Saturday delivery of first-cla…

Boy Scouts Delay Gay Ban Vote Until May

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The Boy Scouts says it will not vote today on lifting the ban on gay scouts and leaders but delay it until May, the AP reports: BSA said Wednesday the organization will take action on the resolution at its national meeting in May. The organization sa…

Boy Scouts to Vote Today on Gay Ban: VIDEO

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The Boy Scouts of America board has been meeting in private since Monday, with little to no word emerging on what their deliberations have been on the ban on gay scouts and leaders, but we should hear something today. Reuters reports: Many local chap…

Rep. Jared Polis Introduces Federal Marijuana Bill

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Rep. Jared Polis (D-CO) introduced a bill on Tuesday that would change the way the federal government regulates marijuana, the Denver Post reports: Rep. Jared Polis introduced legislation Tuesday that removes marijuana from the Controlled Substances…

Britain’s Changing Attitudes Toward Homosexuality: VIDEO

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An awesome clip from Channel 4 on the heels of yesterday's historic marriage equality vote in Parliament which covers the changing attitude towards gay people across the pond, in politics and pop culture. Watch, AFTER THE JUMP… In related news,…