State Dept. report blasts China for Buddhist crackdown:Really? Is there a group LESS threatening than a herd of Buddhists? We’re really pretty docile- you know, nonviolence and all that??
U.S. Still Religious, But Trust In Institutions Wanes: Perhaps it’s the result of individuals recognizing that institutions can offer only one-size-fits-all solutions, and that they have the ultimate power to determine what, if any, religious philosophy(ies) make sense for them. Can anyone say with sincerity that the Catholic Church operates with the best interests of Catholics in mind? Like any other institution, the Vatican is concerned primarily with its own survival and enrichment…as is any other religious institution. Conformity and social control is the glue that holds everything together.
Scalia Suggests ‘Hand-Held Rocket Launchers’ Are Protected Under Second Amendment: Using Scalia’s logic, a portable thermonuclear device would fall under the umbrella of the Second Amendment. WTF??
A possible first in presidential campaign swag: Rolling papers with the logo of a Presidential campaign? What’s next, handing out dime bags with Ron Paul slogans on them??
Notes from a Hometown, Part 1: Your Tax Dollars at Work for God: Yeah, remember that whole “separation of Church and State” thing? Well, it turns out your tax dollars are going to support some of the same religious schools teaching children how evil our government is.
Christian school rejects student because of gay parents, receives taxpayer money: Yeah, remember that whole “separation of Church and State” thing? Well, it turns out your tax dollars are going to…oh, never mind….
Obama’s Campaign Slogan Ends With A Period, And This Is Apparently Upsetting People: Attention Grammar Nazis: you have to know that you have WAY too much time on your hands when this is the debate you’re having.
Tea Party Nation: Gay Equality will ‘Turn Marriage into a Freak Show’: Nah, I think the Tea Party has already ridden that horse out of the barn….
Denver Post Writer Says He Never Meant To Tweet About How “Horny” He Got While Covering The Olympics: Hey, if the athletes are screwing everything that moves in the Olympic Village, why not the sportswriters?
Man Allegedly Assaults Girlfriend Over Romney Picture On Her Facebook: I’m not sure who got the worst end of the deal: the woman, who’s a tool and clearly can’t be bothered to understand that her candidate is a liar, or the man, who’d do something so stupid as to beat up his girlfriend over her political ignorance.
Liberty Counsel links Reproductive Rights to Colorado Massacre: The Liberty Counsel is a Christian organization in the same way MItt Romney is a man of integrity.
Vince Vaughn and CBS Developing Brady Bunch Reboot: Today’s sign that the Apocalypse is well and truly upon us….
A Day Job Waiting for a Kill Shot a World Away: “Hi, Honey! How was your day?” “Eh, kinda slow…only killed a few Taliban.”