Jamie Kilstein at the Reason Rally

At the CFI Leadership Conference, Jamie Kilstein did the whole routine that he did at the Reason Rally and it was as brilliant the second time as it was the first time. Someone told me they were standing backstage next to Richard Dawkins and he was just dumbfounded by the whole thing, that he had no idea what was funny about this. I think it’s hysterical, especially this line: “If you are over 60 years old in the Senate, you should not be allowed to vote on the environment. You don’t get to vote to destroy the planet and then die before the place burns to the ground. That just makes you a really slow suicide bomber.”
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NC Police Department to Use ‘Non-Sectarian’ Prayers

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department says it is changing the prayers it uses during police ceremonies to make them “non-sectarian.” What does that mean? It means no more “in Jesus’ name” at the end, apparently. That has the wingnuts up in arms, of course, but it’s still a bad idea.
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WND Gets New Columnist

The owners of the Worldnutdaily apparently don’t think they look dumb enough for giving weekly columns to Pat Boone, Chuck Norris and Victoria Jackson. Now they’ve added John Rocker to the list (for at least as long as they think it will sell some of his books that they get a cut of). And he apparently thinks that failed prosecutions have something to do with “big government” (a tired marketing slogan if ever there was one).
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