Maybe I don’t have anything better to do…

I was going through my “other” inbox on facebook today (which I forget about for months at a time), when I came across this message: SwaugMaster Oakenshield Why are you so into attacking religion? Its not like we do anything to you, you have your beliefs I have mine. Why do you get a kick [Read More…]

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When Christians say “we can’t redefine marriage”…

“Although [polygamy] was lawful among the ancient fathers: whether it be lawful now also, I would not hastily pronounce.” ~ St. Augustine, The Good of Marriage Redefining marriage is what Christianity has done throughout the ages.  Indeed, even Martin Luther, the catalyst for the Protestant Reformation (though 53% of Protestants are unaware of that fact), wrote “I [Read More…]

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Mike Huckabee: chapel services in public schools will put a stop to school shootings.

Huckabee was giving a speech at a Christian conference earlier this month when he suggested his religion could be the cure for school shootings: “Because we were bringing Bibles to school people weren’t bringing guns to school, except for the deer hunters who left them in their trucks,” Huckabee said. “What has happened to our [Read More…]

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Sally Kern’s trifecta of anti-gay bills ignores science and promotes children-harming practices.

You all remember Sally Kern, right? State Rep. Sally Kern (R) is leading that charge. She infamously insists that homosexuality is “more dangerous” than terrorism, and has attempted to make a martyr of herself over the backlash for saying so. Last week, she filed three separate bills designed to circumvent equality for the LGBT community by either licensing discrimination [Read More…]

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Turkish court orders facebook to block pages insulting Mohammad. Facebook ignores them.

A court in Turkey (you know, the great moderate Muslim success story) has ordered facebook to block several pages it says insult the prophet Mohammad: A Turkish court has ordered Facebook to block a number of pages deemed insulting to the Prophet Mohammad, threatening to stop access to the whole social networking site if it [Read More…]

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Leading Islamic scholars ask the UN for laws outlawing blasphemy.

A leading group of Islamic scholars is asking that free speech be curtailed by law because their religion is special: A leading Islamic organisation has called on the United Nations to make “contempt of religions” illegal and urged the West to protect Muslim communities following the attack on French magazine Charlie Hebdo. The Qatar-based International [Read More…]

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Baxter County responds to nativity lawsuit. Apparently it’s not a creche, it’s a tourist attraction.

This is a continuation of my coverage of the nativity lawsuit in my hometown of Mountain Home, situated in Baxter County, Arkansas.  To get caught up to speed, read this. Baxter County has issued its response to Dessa Blackthorn’s lawsuit.  It is, frankly, pathetic.  Their primary defense is that the nativity isn’t a religious display… [Read More…]

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Your morning happiness: you look comfy.

Look!  This cat found some warm furniture. [Read more…]

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Not a good morning for Matt Barber.

As many of you know, I have a whole column in my twitter app dedicated to bad people.  This morning it was filled by Matt Barber who apparently isn’t too happy after Alabama’s gay marriage ban fell last night. The Gay Gestapo?  Yeah, because that was the Gestapo’s message: you do whatever you want, just [Read More…]

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BREAKING: Federal judge strikes down Alabama’s gay marriage ban.

All of you people betting that Alabama would be the last hold out just lost your money (I’m still counting on you, Mississippi!).  And boy, did Judge Callie Granade have some good things to say: “There has been no evidence presented that these marriage laws have any effect on the choices of couples to have [Read More…]

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Christians steal statue of Celtic sea god.

While Christians no doubt feel compelled to abide by the holy edicts of other religions, this group appears to expect members of other faiths to abide by theirs.  And if other believers don’t cater to Christian rules?  Well, that apparently justifies theft: Christian fundamentalists are believed to be behind the theft of a statue of [Read More…]

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8th Circuit declines to lift stay on Missouri gay marriage ruling, will hear the state’s appeal.

The 8th Circuit Court of Appeals has declined to lift the stay on Missouri’s gay marriage ruling and has decided to hear Missouri’s appeal. This is actually concerning.  The 8th Circuit is extremely conservative.   We’re talking two Clinton appointees, one Obama appointee, seven appointees by Bush Jr., three from Bush Sr., four from Reagan, [Read More…]

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Holly Fisher, “pro-family” darling, exposed as an adulterer.

You guys know Holly Fisher, right?  She’s the twitter troll who taunted women who lost healthcare coverage in the wake of the Hobby Lobby ruling with pictures like this: After people pointed out this was a little (a lot) insensitive, she upped her game by posting a picture holding an assault rifle, holding a bible, [Read More…]

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Oklahoma lawmaker wants to get government out of marriage now that gay people can do it.

Rep. Russ Todd (a Republican, try to contain your shock) wants to do away with marriage licenses entirely in Oklahoma to prevent government employees from having to do their jobs for every citizen who comes through the courthouse doors. Marriage licenses would become a thing of the past in Oklahoma under a bill filed by [Read More…]

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