My father accepted a facebook friend request from someone he knew in college. Sadly, this person has become a bit of a jerk. He rushed in to comment on a gay rights photo my father had shared, wishing that gay people would “stop their whining.” We piled on and he soon unfriended my father and [Read More...]
Alan Keyes writes in the World Nut Daily that if the SCOTUS does what almost every other court has done and decide that the promises of equality in the Constitution also apply to LGBT people, that it would constitute just cause for war. The United States Supreme Court may presently make a decision discarding marriage [Read More...]
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...]
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...]
I’m about to hit the road for voice lessons, so I’ll leave you with this little bit of strangeness: View post on imgur.com 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...]
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...]
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...]
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...]