The Satanic Temple Applies to Put Baphomet Near Ten Commandments on Arkansas Capitol Grounds

Earlier this year, Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson signed a bill allowing a Ten Commandments monument to go up on the Capitol grounds. (As we saw in Oklahoma, however, that may not pass legal muster.)

The one silver lining to all this is that the floodgates have now opened for all non-Christian groups to submit their own monument proposals.

And that’s what The Satanic Temple has now officially done for their Baphomet statue:



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Fox News Panel Agrees That Kim Davis is a Hypocrite Who’s “Applying for the Job of a Martyr”

When the regular Fox News Channel anchors are away, the other contributors will play.

That’s what it looked like earlier today, when a panel of guests concluded that Kim Davis was wrong not to follow the law (despite her faith), and that her lawyer, Liberty Counsel’s Mat Staver, was “ridiculously stupid” for suggesting the Supreme Court didn’t have the authority to rule on marriage equality.



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There’s No Evidence That Two Indian Sisters Will Be Raped as Punishment for Their Brother’s Affair

Last week, using information from the Huffington Post, Amnesty International (UK), and the Times of India, I posted a story about how two Indian women were sentenced to be raped as punishment for their brother’s adultery.

Reporters for Reuters have been looking for confirmation of this story, conducting interviews with locals and even talking with the family members themselves. As far as they can tell, there’s no evidence of this punishment being handed down. The family asked for protection, yes, but there’s no evidence the council actually issued the grotesque punishment in the first place.

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Texas County Officials Asked Applicants About Gay Marriage and Religion During Job Interviews

More than two years ago, after Bobby Gutierrez retired as Constable, the commissioners in Williamson County (Texas) had to replace him. They interviewed five candidates and asked them each a series of important, relevant questions:

Are you for or against gay marriage?

Are you pro-life or pro-choice?

Who did you vote for in the last election?

What are your religious beliefs?

Because, if you want to be a cop, you better be a good conservative Christian.

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Arkansas Legislator (Who Loves Jesus) May Shoot You If You Bug Him in Public

Arkansas State Senator Jason Rapert is the politician who filed a bill — now a law — to install a Ten Commandments monument on the Capitol grounds.

He’s also the guy who refused to debate a representative from The Satanic Temple because “the Devil is a liar [and] why would I want to debate anyone who worships a liar”… even though the Satanists in question don’t actually worship the devil and anyone who researched the issue would know that.

So what has the Christian politician done to embarrass himself now?

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