Oklahoma Supreme Court Denies Rehearing Ten Commandments Monument Case

Last month, the Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled 7-2 that a Ten Commandments monument on the grounds of the State Capitol was unconstitutional:



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Gordon Klingenschmitt: The Boy Scouts Shouldn’t Allow Gay Leaders Because “It Will Lead to Child Abuse”

Colorado State Rep. Gordon Klingenschmitt, who doubles as the host of his own paranoia-fueled “Pray In Jesus Name” talk show, sent a warning to the Boy Scouts of America today before they officially open the doors to gay scout leaders.

Says Klingenschmitt: That’ll lead to all sorts of child abuse:



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Pat Robertson: The Life Spans of Pro-Choice Supreme Court Justices Are in God’s Hands

I would love to know who these people are who think asking Pat Robertson for advice is a good idea. On today’s episode of The 700 Club, someone asked why pro-choice Supreme Court justices “all live to be such an old age.”

The right answer would be: “Because their decisions have nothing to do with their life spans. Obviously. Why the hell do you even have to ask?” (Unquote.)

That’s not what Robertson said:

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At Meeting, School Board Member Rants Against Gay Marriage and Says Racism is Over in America

The Chino Valley Unified School District (in California), as we’ve noted on this site before, is a place where Board of Education meetings resemble church services. That’s not an exaggeration. Three of the five members belong to the same Christian megachurch. And their inability to stop praying to Jesus at meetings has led to a lawsuit from the Freedom From Religion Foundation.

And yet the ignorance is still in full swing. At a recent meeting, the Board’s Vice President Andrew Cruz went on a rant trashing gay marriage, invoking the Confederate Flag, arguing that racism is over, complaining about California’s recent mandatory vaccination laws, etc.



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Billionaire Brothers Donate $15 Million to Ted Cruz Super PAC to Further Their Religious Agenda

Make no mistake about it: Religion and politics are closely intertwined. And in the Republican party, they’re practically synonyms.

Yesterday, we learned that billionaire brothers Farris and Dan Wilks were donating $15 million to Ted Cruz‘s Presidential campaign (via a super PAC), making it the largest political contribution for any candidate this cycle and among the largest ever. And they’re doing it, in large part, because it’s the best way to further their religious agenda:



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