Saw this at our friends at Raw Story, and this part <a href="http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/06/26/gohmert-same-sex-marriage-ruling-could-be-the-end-of-a-great-civilization/">made me chuckle.</a>
Yeah, and Jesus would be crying considering all those critical things he had to say about gays in the New Testament.
There's a fascinating new piece in the <em>New Yorker</em> about Chris Kyle, the decorated Navy SEAL sniper who was tragically killed by a fellow veteran <a href="http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/02/03/16823532-american-sniper-author-chris-kyle-fatally-shot-at-texas-gun-range?lite">on a Texas shooting range.</a> Kyle, if you recall, was a <a href="http://www.amazon.com/American-Sniper-Autobiography-Military-History/dp/0062082353">best-selling author,</a> was on a reality show with Todd Palin (and did a stint as Sarah Palin's bodyguard) and after his death, was mourned <a href="http://www.businessinsider.com/chris-kyles-funeral-procession-2013-2">as a hero.</a>
Luckily for Erick, there are still a few societies left on the planet that he might feel more comfortable raising his son in -- like Saudi Arabia, Iran, or Uganda.
When normal people think of the Enlightenment, they think of Newton, Locke, Voltaire, Spinoza, Montesquieu, Goethe, Paine, Jefferson -- and the ideas that helped launch the American Revolution. When crazy right-wing Christians think of the Enlightenment, they apparently think of...Nazis.
<a href="http://www.nj.com/news/index.ssf/2013/04/us_army_major_and_wife_charged.html">Absolutely awful</a>. <strong> <blockquote>Federal authorities have charged an Army major and his wife with abusing their adopted and foster children through beatings, breaking their bones, failing to get them medical help, depriving them of drinking water and training their biological kids to take part in the mistreatment. </strong>
Billy Graham took out a full-page ad in the liberal Jew New York Times on Sunday, and urged Christianists everywhere to vote for "biblical principals." I believe it is vitally important for candidates who base their decisions on biblical
Thomas Jefferson weeps. PERRY: This separation of church and state, which has been driven by the secularists to remove those people of faith from the public arena, there is nothing farther from the truth. When you think about our founding
As soon as I heard that Obama was moving his convention speech indoors tonight, I wrote, "Cue the 'God's punishing Obama and the Democrats' posts in 5...4...because they're coming." And lo and behold -- Todd Starnes of FOX News Radio didn't
In one fantastically wingnutty segment, the American Family Association's Bryan Fischer managed to compare Todd Akin to Jesus Christ -- as well as a victim of rape. FISCHER: Denis Prager wants him out, Charles Krauthammer wants him out, Hugh
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