Atheist Elected to Office Cannot Legally Serve

Remember Cecil Bothwell? He was an atheist who ran for public office in Asheville, NC. He wanted to become a member of the City Council. Last month, we learned he won his race and earned one of three open seats. When I heard there was an update to the story, I figured it had to [Read More...]

Seattle Atheists Want a Sign in the Washington State Capitol Building

The Freedom From Religion Foundation put this sign up in the state Capitol building in Olympia, Washington last year: After all the controversy last year, the state government decided no displays for/against any religion would be allowed at all inside the capitol building. It was the right move. Unfortunately, they’re still allowing displays outside, on [Read More...]

Blockhead Mayor Knows Why Obama Gave a Speech on Tuesday…

President Obama gave his speech about Afghanistan on Tuesday night and Arlington, TN mayor Russell Wiseman knows exactly why he chose that evening: Ok, so, this is total crap, we sit the kids down to watch “The Charlie Brown Christmas Special” and our muslim president is there, what a load…..try to convince me that wasn’t [Read More...]

Does Vallejo, CA Mayor Osby Davis Want a Theocracy?

The mayor of Vallejo, California is Osby Davis and he’s a conservative Christian. That’s an issue only because he’s bringing his church teachings into the political sphere. A couple weeks ago, he was quoted in the New York Times: … Mr. Cloutier was defeated — by only two votes — by Osby Davis, a devout [Read More...]

Pastor Rick Warren: Neutral on Gay Executions

I was watching Meet the Press over the weekend (because I’m a party animal like that) and heard Pastor Rick Warren says things that would make anyone’s head spin. Take this exchange: MR. GREGORY: Just sticking with that topic for just a moment. If the issue of legalizing gay marriage comes up again… MR. WARREN: [Read More...]