Corsi, WND Flip Out About Passport Idea

With its usual calm thoughtfulness, the link on the front of the Worldnetdaily says, “R.I.P. America: U.S. passports to be eliminated?” The headline on the actual article when you click on it: “U.S. PASSPORTS ON VERGE OF ELIMINATION?” OMG! Obama is going to eliminate American passports! Yeah, except, not so much:
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Why Bryan Fischer Was (Partly) Fired

If you’re wondering why Bryan Fischer was removed as the American Family Association’s Director of Issues Analysis and spokesperson but allowed to keep his radio show, the Southern Poverty Law Center has the real story. They sent a letter to the Republican National Committee because the RNC is taking a trip to Israel sponsored by the AFA and informed them of some of the more bizarre and vile things Fischer has said. The AFA replied with a letter explicitly renouncing a whole bunch of those statements. Here’s that letter:
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Ottawa County to Put Religious Sign Back in Public Park

Well this was inevitable. As soon as the Ottawa County Board of Commissioners got involved after the parks and rec department removed a sign with a Bible verse from a public park, you knew they were going to reverse that decision and put the sign back. You don’t get reelected without pandering to the Christian right in West Michigan.
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The ‘Atheist Homosexual Gay Agenda Movement’

Two of the whackiest and most extreme voices on the Christian right, Bill Federer of the World Congress of Families and Rick Wiles of TruNews radio, got together to spread some seriously bizarre claims about the “atheist homosexual gay agenda movement” and how it’s all building toward a Muslim takeover of the United States.
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LeClaire: Jindal Being ‘Persecuted’ and ‘Crucified’

Jennifer LeClaire, the completely unhinged editor of Charisma News, was one of the sponsors of Bobby Jindal’s absurd prayer rally last weekend and she is outraged that there are people who publicly criticized and protested against it. Naturally, that means he’s just like Jesus and being crucified.
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DOJ Nominee: ‘Waterboarding is Torture’

The Senate Judiciary Committee has begun holding hearings on the nomination of Loretta Lynch and she showed remarkable clarity in declaring unequivocally that waterboarding is torture. The fact that this obvious admission seems bold and refreshing is testimony to just how screwed up our discourse on this issue has been.
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