Kim Davis Won’t Say if Muslims in Her Shoes Should Also Get Religious Exemptions at Work

The last time she gave an interview, Kim Davis said she was good at her job and totally not a hypocrite.

How’d she do last night against Megyn Kelly of Fox News Channel?

As expected, Davis was still playing the persecution card. But the most telling moment may have been when Kelly (a lawyer herself) asked Davis how she’d respond to a hypothetical Catholic or Muslim in her shoes who also wanted a religious accommodation to deny a different kind of couple a marriage license.

Davis responded by completely avoiding the question:



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Christian Right Leader Tony Perkins: Religious Liberties Don’t Apply to Muslims

On his radio show Monday, the Family Research Council’s Tony Perkins explained that Dr. Ben Carson was right when he said Islam was inconsistent with the U.S. Constitution and that’s why Muslims couldn’t serve as President.

Perkins went on to say Islam is more than just a religion (and his isn’t?):



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Kentucky Christians Rally Outside Courthouse to Defend Portrait of Jesus

For decades now, Kentucky’s Breathitt County Courthouse has featured a painting of Jesus that the artist says cannot be removed:



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The Associated Press Will Stop Referring to Climate Change Doubters as “Skeptics”

Sen. James Inhofe is frequently referred to as a “skeptic” of climate change. But he’s more accurately a “denier” of it.

Skepticism is generally a good thing. We should be skeptical when people believe things that may not be true. But when the science is solid and the evidence points in one direction, raising questions about the efficacy of vaccines or human contribution to climate change only confuses the public. At that point, you’re not just asking questions. You’re denying reality.

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Rick Santorum: Of Course Muslims Can Be President… Unless They’re Devout

Rick Santorum made clear today that he disagreed with Dr. Ben Carson, who said Muslims shouldn’t be President.

Of course Muslims can be President, Santorum said. They just can’t be devout Muslims who believe in the “totality of Islam.” If that’s the case, fuck ’em.



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