Oh Rebecca Hamilton. She’s like the go-to blog here at Patheos for opinions that are not the slightest bit researched. But those are the type that tend to confirm god’s will, and that’s the real goal anyway, right? Anyway, she threw in with this lie about the Idaho business turning away gay people – that [Read More...]
The 10th Circuit’s ruling on the constitutionality of gay marriage bans (they’re not constitutional) affected several states, including North Carolina. Nestled in NC is Columbus County which doesn’t care for it one bit. Their Board of Commissioners passed a resolution opposing the 10th Circuit’s ruling: The Columbus County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution Monday night [Read More...]
When given the choice between lying or admitting you’re not persecuted, Jesus would want you to lie.
In Idaho the owners of a for-profit business which performs wedding ceremonies thinks the law shouldn’t apply to their business because they’re religious. Pastors of churches in Idaho are going merrily along giving praise to discrimination against LGBT people and calling it the love of Jesus, but two business owners break business laws against discrimination [Read More...]
Dunno if you’ve been listening to Pat Robertson lately, but there are deadly consequences to same-sex marriage (literally, he used the word “deadly”). Nowhere, apparently, is this more obvious than in Idaho: Onslaught of sexual behavior! Personally, I have very happy dreams about being on the receiving end of an onslaught of sexual behavior, but [Read More...]
I’ve written a couple of times on how horribly fucked the state of Kansas is thanks to Gov. Brownback and a kowtowing GOP legislature letting him do whatever he wants. But the Daily Show takes it to all new levels: The Daily Show Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,The Daily Show on Facebook,Daily Show Video [Read More...]
My father posted this image this morning and I felt it was good enough to be shared. I will definitely get some use out of this quote: [Read more...]
Why Arizona’s Republican Attorney General is not appealing the striking down of AZ’s gay marriage ban.
Republicans like to tout themselves as fiscal conservatives, but this claim becomes hypocritical when you see how eagerly they’ll waste tax-payer money seeking governmental privilege for Christians or fighting lawsuits they’re doomed to lose to rally their voting base. I’m happy to report that one Republican, Arizona’s Attorney General Tom Horne, seems to take the [Read More...]
Peter LaBarbera of Americans for Truth About Homosexuality (which ironically does little but spread lies) went on Janet Mefferd’s radio show where, together, they longed for a “Rosa Parks” who is the opposite of Rosa Parks in every way: One of the watershed moments, if not the watershed moment, of the civil rights movement was [Read More...]
And here I thought we’d have to wait until Monday. Nope! We get a two-fer today! Hot on the heels of Arizona’s same-sex marriage ban going the way of the dodo, the 32nd state to allow same-sex marriage is Wyoming! Friday afternoon, U.S. District Judge Scott W. Skavdahl ruled that Wyoming’s statutory law banning same-sex [Read More...]
On Monday a magistrate in North Carolina made news by refusing to marry a gay couple: A magistrate turned them away. “He said, ‘I won’t be performing your marriage because of my religious beliefs,’ ” Locklear said. A federal judge struck down the state’s gay marriage ban late Friday. Monday was the first full business [Read More...]