Anti-Gay Christian Group: “Refuse to Accept Mail… if it is Postmarked with the Harvey Milk Stamp”

Christian hate groups complain whenever they’re referred to as hate groups. But when you see how the American Family Association is responding to the postage stamp honor assassinated gay politician Harvey Milk, it’s hard to avoid that label:

According to a press release from the AFA, here’s how Christians should handle the matter (emphasis theirs):

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Son of Pastor Who Died from Snake Bite Nearly Dies from Snake Bite

What’s that old saying… Once bitten, twice shy?

Cody Coots (below) never got the memo.

Even though his snake-handling father Pastor Jamie Coots died from a rattlesnake bite earlier this year, the younger Coots said at the time that if he were bitten, he would just send the paramedics away as his dad did.

Yesterday, that claim was tested:

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God is into Voyeurism

Mrs. Betty Bowers offers the most awkward commencement address yet, informing us that God is always watching.


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A Fundamentalist Christian’s Ode to Long Dresses

Take the song “‘Tis So Sweet to Trust in Jesus,” replace the lyrics with lines about how great it is to dress modestly, and you have a fundie anthem (with a very loud piano):

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Reps. Rush Holt (D-NJ) and Barbara Lee (D-CA) Will Also Speak at Atheist Group’s Lobby Day Event

The Secular Coalition for America’s annual Lobby Day and Secular Summit will take place June 12-14, and they have now announced that Rep. Rush Holt (D-NJ) and Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) will be joining Rhode Island Senator Sheldon Whitehouse as keynote speakers:

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