Texas Mayor Who Put Up “JESUS Welcomes You to Hawkins” Sign Says Critics “Have Hate in Their Heart”

Two of our favorite people came together yesterday for a meeting of the closed-minds. Mayor Will Rogers — best known for his “Jesus Welcomes You to Hawkins” sign in Texas — appeared on Gordon Klingenschmitt‘s “Pray in Jesus Name” talk show. The two discussed how the atheists who urged Rogers to take down his sign [Read More…]

Pastor Says Anti-Gay Discrimination Should be Legal Because a Gay Student Once Shot Her Classmate

The other day, I posted about the Florida subcommittee hearing on anti-abortion measure HB 865 and how that meeting took a racist turn when one of the supporters said that abortion needed to be banned because “white culture” was being lost to groups like Muslims and “the Mexicans” who didn’t “kill the babies” like white women do.

On Tuesday, another subcommittee hearing ventured into similarly dicey waters.

Pastor Anthony Swain urged lawmakers to pass a “religious freedom” measure because people need protection from gay people. Why? Because people of “a homosexual nature,” he said, were “forceful” — to the point of murder — against those of a godly disposition (which, as he told it, seemed to be defined as everyone who’s not gay). So straight people had to be legally empowered to discriminate against gay people.

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Pastor Who Said Starbucks Lattes Contain “Semen of Sodomites” May Lose Church Over Unpaid Debts

Hate-pastor James David Manning, better known as the guy who thinks Starbucks’ lattes contain the “semen of sodomites,” is on the verge of losing his church.



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Washington State Politician Posts Anti-Evolution Poem on Public Facebook Page

David Madore is a Clark County (Washington) councilor who thinks evolution is a joke.

On his public Facebook page, which is linked to on his campaign’s website (which lists a separate URL for his personal Facebook page), Madore posted this original poem honoring Intelligent Design:

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Judge Says Atheists May Continue Legal Challenge to Christian Monument Outside Florida Courthouse

A group of atheists in Florida have been given a green light to proceed with a legal challenge against a Ten Commandments monument outside the Levy County Courthouse:



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