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The Carter Family Portraits

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grant wood paintingToday, we may have come across our favorite Tumblr blog to date. “The Carter Family Portrait Gallery” features the faces of Beyoncé, Jay Z, Blue Ivy and the family’s famous friends painted onto famous classic works of art (can you spot the Obama cameo?).

As the connoisseur and lover of fine arts he is, or wants to be known as, Jay Z would probably approve. More after the jump LEFT: Artist GRANT WOOD Original painting.

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AFL-CIO passed an amendment adding Transsexual people to its constitution.

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WIN: The AFL-CIO passed an amendment adding #trans people to its constitution. NCTE’s Mara Keisling said:
“Even the way this is worded is wonderful. This really is why we pass anti-discrimination policies and laws. We want for everyone to be able to share equally in all aspects of society. I think this says it just right…”

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Scandal-O-Matic: Obama Edition

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Scandal-O-Matic. The Obama Administration EditionObama’s Administration Edition

This is your 10-step guide to the entirely predictable outcome of the unpleasantness in Washington. – – By Bruce Feirstein | Illustrations by Walter C. Baumann

Transgender Policies Progress at LGBT Caucus

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President Barack Obama was the first President of the United States to have a closed-door meeting with transgender activists concerning transgender rights. Some of the Progress For Transgender People Made by President Barack Obama and His Administration: The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) added gender identity to the equal employment opportunity policy governing all federal jobs. The Department of State revised the standards for changing a gender marker on a passport without surgery, making the process less burdensome for transgender people. President Obama signed the Byrd-Shepard hate crimes bill. President Obama signed the U.N. Declaration on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity. President Obama appointed the first transgender DNC member, Diego Sanchez. President Obama conceived a National Resource Center for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Elders, funded by a three-year HHS grant to SAGE. The Social Security Administration stopped its Continue reading

Celebrities in ‘Arab Garb’ by Mohammed Kanoo

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Mohammed Kanoo’s Portraits Of Celebrities Wearing Arab ClothingBahraini artist Mohammed Kanoo is presenting his most recent work in an exhibition at Dubai’s Meem Gallery. Between 15th of May and 5th of July 2012, photos of politicians and Hollywood celebrities like Will Smith, Angela Jolie, John Travolta, Barack Obama and Clint Eastwood will be presented to the public. The artist’s second solo exhibition at the Meem Gallery –  Fun with Fen – captures our world seen through the his eyes. Part of the collection “A Question of Identity (2012)” found on PSFK, these digital prints in postcard size portray contemporary as well as historical figures. Political and entertainment celebrities can be seen wearing Arab clothing – each of them taking the thoughts further trough a maze of international diplomacy, hinting towards the necessary social tolerance in a complicated world. The artist’s view point raises questions in many fields, from culture and religion, to politics and popular culture.

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Strange Resemblances

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Coincidence or Fate ?

Curious isn’t it? Mitt Romney (Herman Monster) and Paul Ryan (Eddie Monster), just a couple of guys up to NO GOOD

‎” ‘ They’re creepy and they’re kooky/mysterious and spooky/they’re altogether ooky…’ ” so applicable here.

Tea Party says President Obama was married to Pakistani man? So what is the T..?

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Tea Party activist and author Jerome Corsi says there’s evidence that President Barack Obama was married to Pakistani man. | This article originally appeared on Raw Story / by Eric W. Dolan. Take a look at VIDEO profiling President Obama, then you decide (without judgement we hope) !!! In the video recently uploaded to YouTube, tea party activist and author Jerome Corsi said there was evidence that President Obama was married to another man before he married Michelle.

“The evidence, I think, is very strong,” Jerome Corsi states the video. “The question is not to condemn President Obama here for being bisexual or gay, if that’s in fact what he is, but to wonder why he’s gone to the extent of Continue reading

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President Barack Obama with His main squeeze, Michelle

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Billionaire Warren Buffett pays lower tax than his secretary.. not fair

Intensifying his populist pitch, US President Barack Obama has made an aggressive case for imposing more taxes on the rich and criticised those opposing his ‘Buffet Rule’. “You might have heard of this, but Warren Buffett is paying a lower tax rate than his secretary. Now, that’s wrong. That’s not fair,” Obama said in his speech at the Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton in Florida yesterday. “So we’ve got to choose which direction we want this country to go in. Do we want to keep giving those tax breaks to folks like me who don’t need them, or give them to Warren Buffet — he definitely doesn’t need them…Or Bill Continue reading