I’m sure this is just a coincidence:
I’ve said before that I don’t mind people who draw images of Muhammad if it’s done for good reason. Standing in solidarity with Charlie Hebdo? Doing it as a symbol of free speech? I could understand and defend those reasons.
Doing it to piss off Muslims or to draw attention to yourself? Now, you’re just being a dick.
Jon Ritzheimer (below) falls in that latter group.
He’s an atheist and former marine who’s taking a cue from Pamela Geller — never a good idea — and hosting a Draw Muhammad cartoon contest tonight in Phoenix.
A few weeks ago, a student sent me a page from the Rossford Exempted Village Schools handbook. The Ohio public school district listed its “core values” in the book and one of them was acknowledging that a “Higher power exists”:
That was out of place and illegal… (not to mention really grammatically awkward).