MS courthouse has to take down 10 commandments monument. Daily Caller spins it as hard as they can.

The Daily Caller, which is about as legit a news source as the bible, posted this headline the other day: First off, big kudos once again to the Freedom From Religion Foundation for yet another legal victory in keeping church and state separate.  Those guys and gals at the FFRF get work done, I swear. [Read More...]

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Group erecting the biggest cross in history.

Hemant has posted about a group trying to build the biggest giant cross in history — 19 stories tall! This structure, like all giant crosses, will be functionally derelict.  It’s kind of like owning the biggest truck in town because your penis is totally the largest.  At least the truck can still guzzle shitloads of [Read More...]

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What if Jesus said the things the Republican candidates are saying?

Here’s something before I head out to teach kids to sing.  Enjoy.  :) [Read more...]

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Virginia committee approves “Kim Davis bill” which would allow clerks to turn away same-sex couples.

The Senate Courts of Justice Committee has approved what is being called the Kim Davis bill.  This is apropos since it would allow clerks not to do the same part of their job that Davis didn’t do: A Virginia Senate committee on Wednesday approved a bill that would allow officials to refuse to issue marriage [Read More...]

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It looks like TLC will be picking up the Duggar’s show “19 Kids And Counting” for another season.

The Christian Post is pretty pumped.  It’s looking like The Learning Channel is going to help people “learn” to shit out more kids than you can afford and teach them to work feverishly to make second class citizens of your fellow Americans: “19 Kids and Counting” was one reality series that garnered a solid fanbase [Read More...]

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73% of Americans support coaches praying with student athletes.

The PRRI has released a study showing that 73% of Americans favor coaches at public schools leading prayers with student athletes: The Public Religion Research Institute last week released its fourth annual survey of sports and religion.  The survey (full data) concluded that 48% of those surveyed think that playing fantasy online sports is gambling, while 63% [Read More...]

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Ben Carson: Islam isn’t a religion, it’s a life organization system.

At a talk at the University of Iowa last week Ben Carson assured the audience that Islam wasn’t a religion, but rather a “life organization system” (because a religion can’t also be that, I guess).  He also warned people away from this *ahem* life organization system because it has an apocalyptic vision and was spread [Read More...]

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Maryland parents sue their daughter’s public school after she learns about other religions.

The Thomas More Law Center (you know, the one that defended the Discovery Institute during the Dover trial) has helped two Maryland parents sue their daughter’s public school because she had to learn about Islam: The lawsuit filed last week by Michigan-based Thomas More Law Center on behalf of John Kevin and Melissa Wood names [Read More...]

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A creepy bit of brainwashing.

Well, this is creepy as shit. And yet the accuse gay people of trying to “indoctrinate” people (into tolerance *gasp*). Get ‘em while they’re young and trusting, before they develop all that annoying critical thinking. And the other languages aren’t necessary: these kids don’t understand what they’re committing to in English either.  They’re freaking kids. [Read more...]

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Iran banning the word “wine” and the names of “foreign animals” from books.

Iran has taken to banning particular words and names from their books for the protection of their citizenry.  These include words such as “wine.” Iran’s culture ministry has decided to censor the use of the word “wine” and the names of “foreign animals” and dignitaries from any books published in the Islamic Republic. The new [Read More...]

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