Wingnut: Russia Now the ‘Moral Leader of the World’

Sam Rohrer of the American Pastors Network says that since we’re now starting to treat gay people like actual human beings with equal rights, the United States has forfeited its role as the world’s exemplar of morality (however laughable the notion that we ever were such a thing) and Russia is now the “moral leader of the world.”
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Best Answers to Anti-Marriage Equality Arguments I’ve Seen

Zack Ford of the Center for American Progress has what is probably the best set of answers to the arguments against marriage equality I’ve ever seen compiled in one place. He put it together in response to the new book by Ryan Anderson of the Heritage Foundation, which attempts, and fails, to make a coherent non-religious case against same-sex marriage. He starts with Anderson’s claims about the purpose of marriage:
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9th Circuit: Pharmacies Can Be Required to Provide Emergency Contraception

In another case involving a clash between claims of religious freedom and women’s health needs, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a law in the state of Washington that requires pharmacies to provide emergency contraception regardless of the religious beliefs of the owner of the company.
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Ladies and Gentlemen, the Dumbest Lawsuit Ever Filed

I’ve written about a lot of dumb lawsuits over the years. I’ve probably referred to at least one of them as the dumbest lawsuit ever filed. Forget that. They’ve all been topped. This is the dumbest lawsuit that has ever been filed or will ever be filed. As Hemant reports, a man in Texas is suing Richard Dawkins for calling him stupid.
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