Republican North Carolina state legislators have proposed allowing an official state religion in a measure that would declare the state exempt from the Constitution and court rulings.
The bill, filed Monday by two GOP lawmakers from Rowan County and backed by nine other Republicans, says each state “is sovereign” and courts cannot block a state “from making laws respecting an establishment of religion.” The legislation was filed in response to a lawsuit to stop county commissioners in Rowan County from opening meetings with a Christian prayer, wral.com reported.
Despite all the photos from the White House Easter Egg Roll, we haven’t seen a single shot of the Easter Bunny and Joe Biden together.
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Oh you’re going there.
The victim-blaming, slut-shaming reactions to the Steubenville rape case keep pouring in. You can check out my first post on it here. Pointing out the worst responses and reactions to this all would not be complete without posting a clip of CNN grieving over the “ruined lives of the boys.” Watch…
Funny how conservatives try to claim Obama isn’t bipartisan
|—||In Blind Poll, Republicans Choose Progressive Budget Solutions Over Their Own Party’s | Common Dreams (via novenator)|
In reality, President Obama’s policies have grown government spending at a lower rate than any president since Dwight Eisenhower. In Republican reality, Obama has exploded government spending in a way that makes even George W. Bush seem miserly.
[The Teletubbies] was at the centre of a controversy when American cleric and conservative pundit Jerry Falwell claimed in 1999 that Tinky Winky, one of the Teletubbies, was a homosexual role model for children. Falwell based this conclusion on the character’s purple colour and triangular antenna; both the colour purple and the triangle are sometimes used as symbols of the Gay Pride movement.
I always thought they were a foursome.
Memo to the LAPD…
Don’t be fooled, if I were Dorner, this is what I would do
From: Christopher Jordan Dorner /7648To: AmericaSubj: Last resortRegarding CF# 07-004281
I know most of you who personally know me are in disbelief to hear from media reports that I am suspected of committing such horrendous…
This is actually a pretty decent approximation of the speed in which the clouds were flowing this day, and this is a real color photo. There were funnel clouds sprouting all over the place, so I of course jumped in the car to go drive around and get some photographs.