Navy veteran sacrificed his life to save another in Aurora

The Associated Press just put out a blast profiling many of the victims of Friday's massacre in Aurora, CO. One of the first things I noticed in the initial reporting was that two Air Force personnel were accounted for, but one Navy service member was still missing.I kept hoping for this to be clarified as a misunderstanding. As the commotion died down, such a statement did not come. Reports started trickling in of Navy veteran Jonathan Blunk's death by Saturday.From the AP:AURORA, … [Read more...]

Tea Party Rep. Louis Gohmert (R-TX) will be hearing from my lawyers

71 shot, 12 dead.This tragedy had already been re-purposed by opportunist theocrats by early this morning - 8 hours later. Congressman Louie Gohmert (R-TX) went on the air and attributed this massacre to 'attacks on Christianity' and specifically cited so-called 'unreleased DoD statistics' that military suicides are all / mostly atheists.I am in the process of writing a Freedom Of Information Act (FOIA) request to see what he is talking about. I'm pretty sure he's referring to the illegal, … [Read more...]

Tea Party congressman blames Dark Knight shooting on atheism, points to military.

Igor Volsky has an incredible story at Think Progress.Volsky uncovered a Texas Tea Party congressman blaming the Aurora shooting on 'attacks on Christianity', furthermore citing 'unreleased' DoD suicide statistics pointing to atheists killing themselves.www.youtube.com/embed/Qwqe0lNnUqI?Excerpt:Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle have expressed their sympathies for the victims in Friday morning’s shooting in Aurora, Colorado, but at least one Republican lawmaker is using the t … [Read more...]


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