Who knew God was just imitating J.D. Salinger?
Last year, the Indian state of Uttarakhand was hit was a multi-day downpour. Thousands of people died in the ensuing flood and thousands of villages had to deal with the subsequent damage.
What caused all the destruction?
When a service member stationed at Creech Air Force Base in Indian Springs, Nevada decided to re-enlist last month, his contract included the words “So help me God.”
He decided to cross the phrase out, which should be perfectly acceptable, but the Air Force said he had to include it or get out. That’s when the American Humanist Association’s Appignani Humanist Legal Center stepped in. They wrote a letter to Air Force officials reminding them that forcing the service to sign the oath was a violation of the First Amendment.
We often hear about Bible classes in public schools and how many of them (like the one created by Hobby Lobby President Steve Green) are just ways to proselytize in the classroom.
But in California, the Modesto Public Schools are receiving some well-deserved appreciation for their mandatory World Religions course.
In Portland, Tennessee, there’s a billboard highlighting that Christian love toward LGBT people we always hear so much about:
I love the bit on the bottom right. It’s hard to see in that picture, but it says “paid for by concerned Christians.”
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