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This Might Be Jon Stewart's Best Rant Ever. Because Ferguson.

By now, some of you are thinking, "Man, I'm so tired of hearing about Ferguson." I see it in my comments all the time. But rather than explain to you why I think that's not the best thing to say, I'm gonna let Jon Stewart do it. He's way more eloquent than me. And he smashes pretty much every argument you might have about why we need to keep talking in an eloquent manner.

This Might Be Jon Stewart's Best Rant Ever. Because Ferguson.


UPDATE:
This is from August 26th, 2014. Since that time, Darren Wilson was officially not charged for the shooting. And so the cycle continues.


If, after watching this, you are still thinking to yourself, "Being black can't be that much harder," here are some questions for you. Then, as a favor to me, I'd love it if you shared this. I'd owe you one.

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The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) approved a measure last month that could pave the way for the Catholic Church to deny President Joe Biden communion. The conservative bishops hope to prevent Biden from participating in the sacred ritual because of his support for abortion rights.

Biden is a devout Catholic who considered becoming a priest in his youth. He rarely misses mass, holds a rosary while making critical decisions, and often quotes scriptures. When asked about the bishops' decision Biden said it is "a private matter and I don't think that's going to happen."

The bishops hope the new guidance would push "Catholics who are cultural, political, or parochial leaders to witness the faith."

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