As Expected, Right Wingers Are Rallying Around Student Who Supposedly Got Punished for Saying “Bless You”

Yesterday, I posted about Kendra Turner, a student at Dyer County High School in Tennessee, who claimed on Facebook that she was sent out of the classroom for saying “Bless You” after a student sneezed:

That seemed pretty crazy, and I offered this hypothetical:

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20-Year-Old School Division Trustee Wannabe from Winnipeg Supports Teaching Creationism in Science Class

Candace Maxymowich (below) is a 20-year-old Canadian conservative who wants to become a public school board trustee in Winnipeg. But even before she’s an official candidate — she can’t file until September 10 for the October election — she’s giving voters every reason not to support her.

Earlier this month, on Twitter, she voiced her support for abstinence-only sex education.

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In Response to Christian Protesters, Zoidberg Jesus Visits Comic-Con

Every year at San Diego Comic-Con, there are Christians who picket the event because, you know, all the heathens are walking around with smiles on their faces.

So the folks at Tested — a side project of Mythbusters Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman — decided to introduce the protesters to Zoidberg Jesus:



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What Do Creationists Look Like When They’re in Their Labs…?

In 2012, Dr. Ann Gauger, a “Senior Research Scientist at Biologic Institute” (which is funded by the Intelligent Design-promoting Discovery Institute), spoke about what she thought was population genetics in this video:



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Christians Are Furious That a Virginia Hospital Removed Bibles from Bedrooms, but Their Anger is Misplaced

LewisGale Hospital Alleghany, in Virginia, just removed all Bibles from their bedrooms, infuriating some Christians.

But this time, atheists had nothing to do with it:



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