News that will drive you to drink
Rev. Fishsticks is personally outraged! Outraged I tells ya, that Idaho's anti-gay marriage ban was struck down because, well, he helped to write it, and he was sure it was watertight. It's a long clip, but delish!
- Checking in - Say, what's our old pal Coach Dave been up to lately? Let's check in as he heads to Gettysburg to bury racism. And what's that, Coach?
"A study of the war will show that the fight was over states rights more than slavery, and an argument can be made that the wrong side won the war. Government tyranny has exploded since the battle over states' rights was lost."
Well, that's awkward. (News with Views)
- Personhood Amendment - Mississippi (motto: We Don't Serve Your Kind) looks like they will not get their latest attempt at theocracy on the ballot for 2015. (WLOX)
- Shocked! - One News Now has a breaking report on the HuffPo: they didn't report the National Day of Prayer as being the most important news item that day!
"I was stunned at how they looked at faith on the National Day of Prayer," says Dan Gainor, vice president of business and culture at MRC. "On a day when most ordinary news outlets are marking the day with prayer and some sort of traditional belief stories, you find a story [on Huffington Post] about different tarot card readers; and then you also would see somebody ... comparing faith and belief in God to [his personal] belief in Winnie the Pooh."