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Interview with Andrea Desky of the P.A.S.T.A. Foundation.

At Apostacon this year I met a young woman named Andrea Desky,  She gave awesome hugs and was running around all weekend with an expensive-looking camera and a colander on her head.  I found out later that she was the head of a group called the PASTA Foundation which recently got their first blast in [Read More...]

FOX News: Texas public school should keep explicitly Christian plaques because of “culture in the South.”

First, let’s set the stage: Earlier this year, the Midlothian Independent School District covered Christian plaques at two schools after the Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF) threatened to sue. But parents and students protested, and the Midlothian ISD board voted to uncover the plaques. That’s no good.  Let’s hear why: Tiffany Davlin, who organized protests to [Read More...]

Another North Carolina magistrate resigns rather than serve the public equally.

Another North Carolina judge has realized a problem: his religious beliefs insist he not do his job properly, but he likes his job.  Give the choice between adequately filling his role as a government employee and abiding by his religion, he made the best choice for himself: he resigned his position as judge. Swain County [Read More...]

Legal win: Texas school district agrees to stop announcing local church events.

This one comes from the American Humanist Association’s legal team: The American Humanist Association’s Appignani Humanist Legal Center received a notice from school district officials at Lake Dallas Independent School District in Corinth, Texas, that the Lake Dallas High School’s football stadium public announcement system will no longer be used to advertise church gatherings held [Read More...]

Possible solution to “play store” problem.

Just saw this from one of the tech people at Patheos: For anyone getting (or having) complaints about the ios hack that reroutes people from Patheos to the App store or deadend pages, tell them to update to the latest version of the Facebook Mobile app. It seems to have patched the hole that allowed [Read More...]

Republican state senator in NC introduces bill that would allow magistrates to refuse gay couples.

In North Carolina some magistrates are resigning rather than issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.  Of course, some are trying to paint them as victims instead of people incapable of doing a simple job. Since marriage equality’s arrival in North Carolina this month, at least two magistrates have resigned from their roles in the state judicial system [Read More...]

Alaska “fighting” gay marriage with legal and political masturbation.

Gov. Sean Parnell has filed an en banc marriage ruling with the 9th Circuit.  For those who don’t know, an en banc request is a request for a case to be heard by all the judges on a court, not just the panel that made the ruling. Compelled by Latta v. Otter, (9th Cir. Oct. 7, [Read More...]

Republican with…unique fetish standing firm against the deviant homosexual agenda.

Jordan Haskins is a Republican running for the state House and boy, is he fed up with the homosexual agenda. “If the state wants to trample religious freedom, we go somewhere else where our values are welcome,” Haskins posted Oct. 8. “Michigan loses tax money, economic performance, jobs, etc. if they choose to be entrenched [Read More...]

Sarah Palin pocketing most of the money from her super PAC.

It turns out that Sarah Palin’s super PAC is a giant scam: Out of $1.4 million the PAC had available in the third quarter — $978,000 sitting in the bank at the beginning of the July 1-Sept. 30 period, plus another more than $433,000 raised during that time — SarahPAC managed to donate just $45,000 [Read More...]