This tweet (retweeted by Erick Erickson, who is in my special twitter feed) exists and it’s not a joke: I want to know what high school this guy went to where he learned that all the Nazis really wanted was to be able to marry the consenting adult of their choice and for all Germans [Read More…]
“Stand for Marriage Sunday” is coming up. It’s essentially a day when hyper conservative churches all say the same thing about LGBT people they say all year, just with emphasis, I guess. Anyway, for the event Rick Santorum’s film company is making a video for the day in which Santorum argues that the SCOTUS can’t [Read More…]
FAITH & GAY RIGHTS: Mike Huckabee claims pro equality SCOTUS decision would criminalize Christianity.
Did you know that if the Supreme Court legalizes marriage equality that it will, in essence, criminalize Christianity? Thanks Mike Huckabee for this scoop: “If the courts rule that people have a civil right not only to be a homosexual but a civil right to have a homosexual marriage, then a homosexual couple coming to [Read More…]
My favorite quote: “It’s clear you don’t want to redefine marriage, but it seems you do want to redefine ‘love’ and ‘support.’” The Daily Show Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,The Daily Show on Facebook,Daily Show Video Archive That’s progress, kids. [Read more…]
Mat Staver, from the Liberty Counsel, has posted a piece in the Christian Post admonishing Christians to disobey equality laws that will result if the SCOTUS rules in favor of marriage equality: “This is the redline we will not cross. While no one wants this conflict, we have no choice but to resist an unjust [Read More…]
Despite a recent state law which forbids municipalities in Arkansas from passing civil rights ordinances that protect LGBT citizens, the Little Rock city council convened last night to overwhelmingly pass such a measure: The Little Rock City Board dispensed with debate tonight and went straight to a vote on its ordinance to extend civil rights [Read More…]
FAITH & GAY RIGHTS: Two North Carolina Churches vandalized with pro-equality messages. This is wrong.
I saw an article in my special twitter feed yesterday about two North Carolina churches that were defaced with pro-gay rights messages: Officials at Bales Memorial Wesleyan Church in Jamestown arrived last Saturday to find the church sign broken and pelted with eggs and silly string. Some of the church windows had been smashed, flowers [Read More…]
I saw this positively vile tweet from Matt Barber in my special twitter feed this weekend: Apparently “because they love each other” is too unbelievable an explanation for why two people would want to get married. He’ll believe a guy rose from the dead and walked on water, that a god killed every person on [Read More…]
How the hell did I miss this? Cameron Mayfield, 23, is accused of stealing the flag from the home of a neighborhood gay couple at the beginning of March and now faces felony charges of arson aggravated by a hate crime. Police received a call from the women who identified Mayfield and, while investigating, found [Read More…]
Brian Klawiter owns Dieseltec shop in Grandville, Michigan, and this last week he made an announcement on his company’s facebook page that he would turn away LGBT customers: “I am a Christian. My company will be run in a way that reflects that. Dishonesty, thievery, immoral behavior, etc. will not be welcomed,” he said. “I [Read More…]