Huckabee says SCOTUS can’t overrule god on same-sex marriage.

Mike Huckabee is at it again.  While not jerking off potential voters with talk of how much he loves the REAL America and the Constitution upon which its laws are based (including the formation of a Supreme Court), he’s apparently in the habit of saying he should get his way regardless of what the Constitution [Read More...]

Kenya’s highest court rules LGBT rights organization must be allowed to form.

LGBT peole don’t have a very easy time of it in Kenya.  Getting physical with someone of the same sex is against the law, but that’s just the start of it.  Being openly LGBT in that country is often enough to get you beaten in Jesus name. However, recently an organization attempted to form that [Read More...]

Funny, I don’t feel religious.

I’m about to hit the road for voice lessons, so I’ll leave you with this little bit of strangeness: View post on I’ll also leave you with a little bit of happiness out of my life. My hyper-talented 8th grade student was set to sing a particular song. Holy hell, was she into it. [Read More...]

Josh Duggar says it’s Christians opposing same-sex marriage who are the real victims of discrimination.

Josh Duggar recently told the Christian News Service that he’s a victim of discrimination at the hands of people who presently have fewer rights than he: Reality television star Josh Duggar believes Christians should enjoy a special right to discriminate against LGBT people or be made victims of discrimination themselves. The star of TLC’s “19 [Read More...]

Reason station finally set up in the Warren, MI City Hall.

Remember Jim Fouts, the mayor of Warren, who allowed a prayer station in city hall but forbid a reason station?  He wound up settling a lawsuit that the town’s legal counsel likely told him he had literally no chance at winning.  Part of the settlement meant the town got to fork over $100,000 to the ACLU (the [Read More...]

The Gideons did not send a plane full of “emergency bibles” to Nepal.

I’ve seen a concerning number of people link to stories about the Gideons sending “emergency bibles” to Nepal in the wake of the major earthquake.  The story started on the satirical website The Lapine (which appears to be down), but was picked up elsewhere as a supposedly legit story.  I can’t blame people as it [Read More...]

Leadership is overrated.

The jokes write themselves: [Read more...]

Bachmann says Obama will bring about the end of the world, is offended when he doesn’t take her seriously.

Oh, Michele Bachmann.  Now that she’s out of Congress she can just say whatever she wants (and given what she said when she was restrained, you can imagine the gold we’re getting now).  Recently she said that Obama was going to usher in the end times: Michele Bachmann and other conservative Christians were outraged after [Read More...]

Anti-gay side tells the SCOTUS we can’t alter the definition of marriage. We can, we should, and Clarence Thomas should know it.

Today the Supreme Court heard oral arguments for its first same-sex marriage case.  Justice Kennedy, widely believed to be the swing vote on this case, expressed reluctance to alter a definition that has been with us through millenia: Justice Anthony M. Kennedy said he was concerned about changing a conception of marriage that has persisted for [Read More...]

What the hell, Netflix?

I’m going to go out on a limb and say the movie about two of each animal fitting on a boat to survive a global flood that left no evidence might not be based on real life.  If it is, then from now on Harry Potter is a documentary.   I have a lot of [Read More...]