A Swapping of the Flags

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Supreme Court: There is a Right to Marriage Equality

The Supreme Court finally capped off what LGBT activists and allies have been working toward for decades.

The four liberal justices along with Justice Kennedy said today that marriage equality is a right for everyone:

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Bristol Palin, Abstinence Advocate, is Having Another Out-of-Wedlock Child

The last time Bristol Palin was pregnant, she followed it up by becoming a spokesperson for abstinence for a cool quarter-million dollars.



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Someone Set Fire to Coffee Shop Owned by Jesus-Loving Mayor; Guess Who He Blamed?

Earlier Wednesday morning, the Will Rogers Coffee Company in Texas caught on fire, damaging part of the exterior wall and melting some freezers inside the building.

Security footage — not yet public — supposedly revealed someone driving up near the building and throwing something at it (in an act of arson).

As it turns out, Will Rogers also doubles as Mayor of Hawkins, Texas, a city I’ve posted about in recent weeks because of the giant “Jesus Welcomes You to Hawkins” sign greeting visitors:

So, of course, Rogers had a hunch about what happened to his coffee shop:

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New Poll Shows Americans Believe Faith (Specifically Christianity) is Necessary to be “Truly American”

In case you’re wondering why “atheist” ranks so low on the Presidential electability list, it helps to look at new polling results revealed yesterday by the Public Religion Research Institute.

When it comes to being “truly American,” 69% of people think believing in God is a pretty important ingredient while 53% linked Christianity to patriotism:



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