Debunking the Most Common Arguments Against Gay Marriage

Cristina Rad does a nice, swift job of tearing down the most common Christian arguments against LGBT rights:

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The Problem with Brigham Young University’s Honor Code

The video below, part of The Atheist Voice series, discusses the problem with Brigham Young University’s Honor Code. (We’ve also posted about it here.)

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How to Deal with Unwanted Hotel Bibles

Are you tired of always finding a Bible in your hotel room bedside drawer? It’s usually the King James Version of the Old and New Testaments, provided free to the hotel by the religious organization The Gideons International. In exchange for the supply of free Bibles, the hotel agrees to have their staff place and replace them as part of their housekeeping duties. The Bibles are mostly taken for granted, expected by many to be there, and don’t usually provoke a complaint.

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Giant Wall of Christian Crosses in Texas County Clerk’s Office Comes Down

I posted yesterday about how, in Texas, Gregg County Clerk Connie Wade refused to issue marriage licenses to gay couples because she was waiting for direction from the Attorney General.

But I didn’t believe her because she didn’t hide her personal faith-based opposition to marriage and there was a giant wall of crosses in her office:


Two important updates to this story.

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Christianity Today: The Facebook Rainbows Are Assaulting Us

A writer for Christianity Today, a publication that believes committed gay and lesbian couples are “destructive to society,” is now trying to figure out how to deal with the assault to his faith on Facebook.

Because it’s totally Christian Persecution when someone’s profile picture has rainbow colors.

That’s really shows you the nature of this fight, doesn’t it? Our side is trying to obtain civil rights for LGBT people and fix anti-discrimination laws… and their side can’t handle rainbows or cake.

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