Archive for April, 2013

Akin Still Pretending He Didn’t Mean It

Todd Akin is still pretending that he merely “misspoke” when he claimed that women don’t get pregnant from rape because their bodies shut down. He and his supporters are still acting as if the problem was merely with his use of the word “legitimate.” Read more

It’s SSA Week!

This week is SSA Week, when the Secular Student Alliance does their annual fundraising push. Since I consider the SSA to be quite possibly the most important organization in the entire movement, I strongly urge everyone to support them in any way they can. Read more

Dumbass Quote of the Day

From our old friend Joseph Farah: The Chechen terrorist wouldn’t have lasted five minutes in a free society that entrusted its citizens with their unalienable, constitutionally protected right to bear arms. First of all, that right is protected. In fact, the very thing he complains about is a possible future gun control measure: Read more

Finally, a Dating Site for Loonies

If you loved Christian Mingle, you’re gonna love Alex Jones’ new dating site for “freedom lovers” — read: conspiracy nuts who think vaccines are a form of mind control and that the aliens planted a device in their anal cavity. To be fair, this is a necessary service since most singles bars won’t admit people wearing a tin foil hat, carrying an AK-47. This site grabs some of the most interesting profiles. Like this one: Read more

WA Republican Legislators Want Legal Discrimination

A group of Republican legislators in the state of Washington are trying to pass a law that would explicitly allow businesses to discriminate against LGBT people, all in the name of “sincerely held” religious beliefs. As if the sincerity of a belief is relevant at all. Read more