Science Denial Among Conservative Republicans

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It would appear that a growing number of right-wing conservative Republicans are becoming less and less in tune with the realities of life in this universe. The propaganda machines that consist of Fox News, World News Network, One News Now, The Drudge Report, Brietbart, Town Hall, Red State and the like, along with the various…

Freedom of Speech – The Straw Man’s Defense

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Social Media and the topic of what should or should not be posted touches on some very basic subjects that many of us consider to be constitutional rights – the foremost often brought to topic being the “freedom of speech.” I’m going to dissect this, and in the end eviscerate and throw it in the…

Exploding the Heads of the Religious Right

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This article originally appeared in Liberal America, and was written by Tiffany Willis. From Wikipedia: “The First Amendment (Amendment I) to the United States Constitution prohibits the making of any law respecting an establishment of religion, impeding the free exercise of religion, abridging the freedom of speech, infringing on the freedom of the press, interfering…

Why Christians Are Our Own Worst Enemies

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I have been having rather deep convictions lately that I really need to put down on paper. However, before I get to the heart of the matter I need to establish a point of reference where my opinions come from and why: First off, I go to Church. However, I do not hesitate to say…

Separation of Church and State

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A misinterpretation of the Constitution’s first amendment clause commonly known as the “Establishment Clause” often causes the misunderstanding of separation of church and state. The face our Nation presents to the rest of the world is not that of what we purport to be our beliefs as a united people. According to Thomas Jefferson in…

Sorry, Your Version of God is Kind of a Dick

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This past Friday there was a scheduled Muslim prayer service held inside the National Cathedral in Washington, DC. A remarkable step forward in the quest to show the true spiritual diversity that makes up our Nation. Kudos, props and Kewpie dolls all around, right? Well, seems that one particularly batshit crazy Christian fundamentalist woman just…

Greetings World, We Are Anonymous

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KKK it has came to our unfortunate attention that you have been interfering with Anonymous. We are not attacking you because of what you believe in as we fight for freedom of speech… We are attacking you because of what you did to our brothers and sisters at the Ferguson protest on the 12th of…

Colorado Has Officially Lost It

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“One person’s craziness is another person’s reality.” – Tim Burton. So, Colorado has a new State Senator, and his name is Gordon Klingenschmitt. I’ve written about him before, but just in case you’re not aware of who he is, please allow me to enlighten you. He goes by the handle “Dr. Chaps,” he is a…

An Oncoming Storm: The 2014 Midterm Elections

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I understand that most of the people I know are jumping for joy that the GOP has taken control of both Houses. This is a ‘Red State,’ so it stands to reason. However, as most of you know, I am not a Republican, so yesterday was not really a good day as far as the…

What Would Jesus Do?

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What would Jesus do, you ask? All we have to go by are the scriptures found in the Bible to understand the answer. If any subject were important enough, it would have been included as a witness to his legacy. If someone calls themselves a “follower of Christ”, it would be expected that the things…