How Many Groups Does David Barton Speak To?

Warren Throckmorton has long been trying to figure out how David Barton claims to speak to more than 400 groups a year (sometimes more than 600). Seems logistically impossible. I’m sure you’ll be shocked to hear that he does this by being dishonest. He found a document from one of Barton’s lawsuits that spelled out all his “appearances” before “groups.”
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Tantaros: Hillary Stop at Chipotle an Appeal to Latino Voters

Andrea Tantaros, the low-rent Ann Coulter impersonator at Fox News, thinks that Hillary Clinton stopped at a Chipotle in Iowa because she’s afraid of Marco Rubio and needs to appeal to Latino voters. As a buddy of mine said, this would be like trying to appeal to Maine voters by going to Red Lobster, or to win over New Yorkers by eating at Pizza Hut.
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Beck Flips Out Over Latest Bit of Right Wing Paranoia

On Tuesday, Judicial Watch, the group created by Larry Klayman (who was later ousted by his own board of directors), published an article on their website claiming that ISIS has set up two terrorist training camps right across the Mexican border and are smuggling people in to the country to mount attacks. All based on two unnamed sources.
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Scarborough: Gay Marriage Will Make Christianity Illegal

Here’s a panel of mindnumbing stupidity for a radio show: Rick Scarborough, Matt Barber and Tim Wildmon, hosted by James Dobson. That’s going to be a whirlwind of bizarre arguments and Scarborough seems to have led the way with the old “they’re gonna make Christianity illegal” bit. But first there’s this:
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Hannity, Guests: Jon Stewart to Blame for Gang Rape

Fox News loves to show lurid videos of young girls in bikinis around spring break as they stare at the screen and talk about how sad such displays of immorality are (wink, wink). Jon Stewart made fun of them for it a year ago. So now that a girl has been gang-raped on a spring break trip, that’s obviously all Stewart’s fault.
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MI School District Ends Religious Handouts

I wrote last week about a teacher in Hart, Michigan who was giving out handouts full of Bible verses and Christian teaching (turns out it was a substitute teacher). After a letter from the Michigan Association of Civil Rights Activists, the school has put a stop to it and will no longer allow that substitute teach at the school.
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