Once Again, Louisiana Sheriff Will Lead Christian Rally on Fourth of July

Last year, the Bossier Sheriff’s Office in Louisiana lost $15,000 in federal funding for its Young Marine Program. On the surface, the program sounded great, promoting the “mental, moral and physical development of its young recruits.”

The problem was that it was a religious program, emphasizing “the love of God and fidelity to our country,” subjecting members to a Young Marine Obligation to not disgrace or dishonor God, and having students sign on to a Young Marine Creed that included: “Keep myself clean in mind by attending the church of my faith.”

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Mississippi’s New State Seal is a Slap in the Face to Atheists

See if you can spot the new addition to Mississippi’s state seal:

That’s the seal that Governor Phil Bryant pushed for during his State of the State address earlier this year:

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Minnesota Archbishop Who Denounces Homosexuality Now Being Investigated for Having Sex with Priests

Twin Cities (Minnesota) Archbishop John Nienstedt (below) has spent years arguing against LGBT rights. In 2007, he wrote that “those who actively encourage or promote homosexual acts… formally cooperate in a grave evil and, if they do so knowingly and willingly, are guilty of mortal sin.” He condemned Brokeback Mountain when it came out. And he spent $650,000 of the Church’s money trying to convince Minnesota voters to pass an amendment banning same-sex marriage — an amendment that ultimately failed.

So guess what an investigation just found? GUESS! (Oh, this is too damn easy…)

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What’s So Bad About Atheist In-Laws?

The Pew Research Center recently reported that Americans really don’t want atheists to marry into their families:

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These Christians Were Clients from Hell

On the website Clients from Hell, readers can write in with stories about the worst clients they’ve ever had to deal with. I can’t verify this story, but yesterday’s entry was hilarious and depressing (if true):

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