Another Gay Catholic School Teacher Fired; Another Inspiring Group of Students Rallying on His Behalf

Another day, another Catholic school employee fired for the crime of being married and gay:

Band director Flint Dollar, 32, had posted on his Facebook page that he plans to marry his male partner of six years this summer in Minnesota.

He said Thursday that officials at [Mount de Sales Academy] in Macon [Georgia] told him he was being fired because of that planned marriage.


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Pakistani Assassins Kill U.S. Doctor In Front of His Wife and Toddler Son… for Being the “Wrong” Kind of Muslim

Mehdi Ali Qamar spent his adult life helping others. The 50-year-old doctor from Lancaster, Ohio,

… regularly visited Pakistan, bringing with him medical equipment and supplies he collected in charity drives in the U.S., said his childhood friend Sultan Mubashir.



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Omaha Radio Host Says Atheists Should “Shut Up” About Local Mayor’s Comments. Later, He Agrees with Them

Yesterday, I posted about how La Vista (Nebraska) Mayor Douglas Kindig (below) allegedly told an atheist to “take me to fucking court because I don’t care” and “Minorities are not going to run my city” after the atheist expressed concerns about possible church/state violations at a “Faith & Freedom Day” hosted by the city.

It only took a few hours before local radio host Tom Becka of 1290 KOIL-AM radio decided to chime in on the incident.



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Pope Francis Compares Sexual Abuse of Children to a Harmless Satirical Ritual

A couple of weeks ago, there was a controversy at Harvard University when the Harvard Extension Cultural Studies Club (with the help of the Satanic Temple of New York) planned to put on a “Black Mass,” a ritual that inverts the Catholic Mass (for example, by desecrating a communion wafer).

Despite the fact that no consecrated wafer was going to be used in the ceremony, Catholics were furious that the campus was allowing this ritual to take place (even in an academic context). A Crimson op-ed dubbed it “Hatred at Harvard” and President Drew Faust attended a Catholic counter-Mass in response (while half-heartedly talking about the right to free speech).

No matter how you perceived the Black Mass, the truth was that no Catholics were harmed in the making of this ritual. Everyone that was done was purely symbolic. The only damage may have been to some peoples’ sensibilities.

Which makes you wonder what the hell Pope Francis was thinking when he compared a Black Mass to child molesters within the Church:

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After Telling Off Atheist Concerned About a Possible Church/State Violation, La Vista Mayor Issues a Non-Apology

Yesterday, I posted about how La Vista (Nebraska) Mayor Douglas Kindig (below) allegedly told an atheist to “take me to fucking court because I don’t care” and “Minorities are not going to run my city” after the atheist expressed concerns about possible church/state violations at a “Faith & Freedom Day” hosted by the city.

Late last night, the Mayor’s office issued a statement to a local news station. Far from an apology, the Mayor doesn’t even admit saying those words (though it is implied):

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